PayPal

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PayPal is a digital payments company that provides online payment solutions. Its products include PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, and iZettle products, which compose its proprietary Payments Platform. Its service enables consumers to make purchases using various payment methods: through credit cards, bank accounts, PayPal Smart Connect, or account balances, without sharing financial information.
TypePublic
Founded1998
HQSan Jose, CA, US
Websitepaypal.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)26,500(+15%)
Job Openings1,622
Revenue (FY, 2020)$21.5 B(+21%)
Share Price (May 2022)$87.9(-4%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at PayPal

Daniel H. Schulman

Daniel H. Schulman

President and Chief Executive Officer
Mark Britto

Mark Britto

EVP, Chief Product Officer
John Rainey

John Rainey

CFO and EVP, Global Customer Operations
Louise Pentland

Louise Pentland

EVP, Chief Business Affairs and Legal Officer
Jonathan Auerbach

Jonathan Auerbach

EVP, Chief Strategy, Growth and Data Officer
Peggy Alford

Peggy Alford

EVP, Global Sales
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PayPal Office Locations

PayPal has offices in San Jose, Austin, Chandler, La Vista and in 26 other locations
San Jose, CA, US (HQ)
2211 N 1st St
Austin, TX, US
7700 W Parmer Ln d300
Chandler, AZ, US
3000 One Payment Way
La Vista, NE, US
12312 Port Grace Blvd
Lutherville-Timonium, MD, US
9690 Deereco Rd #7th
Scottsdale, AZ, US
9999 N 90th St
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PayPal Financials and Metrics

PayPal Revenue

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PayPal's revenue was reported to be $21.45 b in FY, 2020 which is a 20.7% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2021)

6.2b

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

2.8b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

46%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

1.1b

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

1.0b

Market capitalization (1-May-2022)

102.1b

Closing stock price (1-May-2022)

87.9

Cash (30-Sept-2021)

7.8b

EV

102.3b
PayPal's current market capitalization is $102.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

15.5b17.8b21.5b

Revenue growth, %

18%15%21%

Cost of goods sold

8.3b9.8b11.5b

Gross profit

7.1b8.0b10.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

4.1b4.3b4.4b4.6b5.3b5.5b6.0b6.2b6.2b

Cost of goods sold

2.3b2.3b2.4b2.7b2.7b2.8b3.1b3.2b3.3b

Gross profit

1.9b2.0b1.9b1.9b2.6b2.6b3.0b3.0b2.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

45%46%44%41%49%48%49%48%46%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

7.6b7.3b4.8b

Accounts Receivable

313.0m435.0m577.0m

Prepaid Expenses

947.0m800.0m1.1b

Current Assets

33.0b38.5b51.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

4.5b4.9b6.9b7.9b6.4b6.1b5.7b5.7b7.8b

Accounts Receivable

409.0m379.0m417.0m412.0m446.0m482.0m674.0m693.0m736.0m

Prepaid Expenses

1.0b902.0m881.0m1.1b840.0m937.0m1.3b1.2b1.3b

Current Assets

34.9b36.4b37.7b38.2b46.5b48.7b53.4b53.2b54.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

2.1b2.5b4.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

776.0m912.0m1.2b

Accounts Payable

26.0m4.0m(4.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

5.5b4.6b5.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

667.0m1.5b2.0b84.0m1.6b2.6b1.1b2.3b3.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

230.0m458.0m685.0m293.0m590.0m888.0m300.0m616.0m939.0m

Accounts Payable

(3.0m)(49.0m)(51.0m)(21.0m)(48.0m)(93.0m)(34.0m)41.0m(50.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.0b2.2b3.3b1.5b3.9b4.6b1.8b3.1b4.6b
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

708.8k

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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PayPal Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PaidySeptember 07, 2021$2.7 b
Happy ReturnsMay 13, 2021
CurvMarch 08, 2021
HONEYNovember 20, 2019$4 b
gopayOctober 01, 2019
SimilityJune 21, 2018$120 m
hyperWALLET SystemsJune 19, 2018$400 m
JetloreMay 30, 2018
iZettleMay 17, 2018$2.2 b
Swift CapitalAugust 10, 2017
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PayPal Revenue Breakdown

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PayPal revenue breakdown by business segment: 7.2% from Other Value Added Services and 92.8% from Transaction Revenues

PayPal revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 51.3% from US, 10.9% from UK and 37.8% from Other Countries

PayPal Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

73/100

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PayPal Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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PayPal Online and Social Media Presence

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PayPal Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    77/100

  • Compensation

    A

    78/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    69/100

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PayPal News and Updates

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PayPal shuttering its San Francisco office

PayPal is shuttering its San Francisco office as it evaluates its global office footprint. Multiple sources say the payments giant is closing its San Francisco office on 425 Market St. which housed its Xoom business unit. PayPal acquired Xoom, which is focused on online money transfer technology and…

PayPal Analysts See a Lot to Like, But Not Right Now

PayPal Analysts See a Lot to Like, But Not Right Now
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PayPal Blogs

You Can Now Use PayPal In-Store at Millions of Locations Globally

In a new digital era defined by convenience, ease and individualized choices, brands are quickly realizing that e-commerce also has an important role to play in-store and on mobile. Millions of small and large merchant locations globally now accept PayPal and Venmo at the point-of-sale.

Aon and PayPal to expand access to insurance for small businesses

Unique and simplified digital experience will enable PayPal’s small business customers in the U.S. to explore and obtain their insurance in the same ecosystem they use to manage their payments
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PayPal Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was PayPal founded?

    PayPal was founded in 1998.

  • Who are PayPal key executives?

    PayPal's key executives are Daniel H. Schulman, Mark Britto and John Rainey.

  • How many employees does PayPal have?

    PayPal has 26,500 employees.

  • What is PayPal revenue?

    Latest PayPal annual revenue is $21.5 b.

  • What is PayPal revenue per employee?

    Latest PayPal revenue per employee is $809.6 k.

  • Who are PayPal competitors?

    Competitors of PayPal include Fiserv, Wise and Visa.

  • Where is PayPal headquarters?

    PayPal headquarters is located at 2211 N 1st St, San Jose.

  • Where are PayPal offices?

    PayPal has offices in San Jose, Austin, Chandler, La Vista and in 26 other locations.

  • How many offices does PayPal have?

    PayPal has 30 offices.