Stock Analysis on Net
Stock Analysis on Net

PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)

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Analysis of Short-term (Operating) Activity Ratios

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Short-term Activity Ratios (Summary)

PayPal Holdings Inc., short-term (operating) activity ratios

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Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Turnover Ratios
Receivables turnover
Payables turnover
Working capital turnover
Average No. Days
Average receivable collection period
Average payables payment period

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-08).

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Receivables turnover An activity ratio equal to revenue divided by receivables. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s receivables turnover ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.
Payables turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by payables. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s payables turnover ratio increased from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.
Working capital turnover An activity ratio calculated as revenue divided by working capital. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s working capital turnover ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then slightly improved from 2019 to 2020.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average receivable collection period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by receivables turnover. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s number of days of receivables outstanding deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.
Average payables payment period An estimate of the average number of days it takes a company to pay its suppliers; equal to the number of days in the period divided by payables turnover ratio for the period. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s number of days of payables outstanding decreased from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.

Receivables Turnover

PayPal Holdings Inc., receivables turnover calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net revenues
Accounts receivable, net
Short-term Activity Ratio
Receivables turnover1
Benchmarks
Receivables Turnover, Competitors2
Accenture PLC
Adobe Inc.
Autodesk Inc.
Automatic Data Processing Inc.
Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
Fiserv Inc.
International Business Machines Corp.
Intuit Inc.
Mastercard Inc.
Microsoft Corp.
Oracle Corp.
salesforce.com inc.
ServiceNow Inc.
Visa Inc.
Receivables Turnover, Sector
Software & Services
Receivables Turnover, Industry
Information Technology

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-08).

1 2020 Calculation
Receivables turnover = Net revenues ÷ Accounts receivable, net
= ÷ =

2 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Receivables turnover An activity ratio equal to revenue divided by receivables. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s receivables turnover ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.

Payables Turnover

PayPal Holdings Inc., payables turnover calculation, comparison to benchmarks

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Cost of revenues
Accounts payable
Short-term Activity Ratio
Payables turnover1
Benchmarks
Payables Turnover, Competitors2
Accenture PLC
Adobe Inc.
Autodesk Inc.
Automatic Data Processing Inc.
Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
Fiserv Inc.
International Business Machines Corp.
Intuit Inc.
Mastercard Inc.
Microsoft Corp.
Oracle Corp.
salesforce.com inc.
ServiceNow Inc.
Visa Inc.
Payables Turnover, Sector
Software & Services
Payables Turnover, Industry
Information Technology

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-08).

1 2020 Calculation
Payables turnover = Cost of revenues ÷ Accounts payable
= ÷ =

2 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Payables turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by payables. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s payables turnover ratio increased from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.

Working Capital Turnover

PayPal Holdings Inc., working capital turnover calculation, comparison to benchmarks

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Current assets
Less: Current liabilities
Working capital
 
Net revenues
Short-term Activity Ratio
Working capital turnover1
Benchmarks
Working Capital Turnover, Competitors2
Accenture PLC
Adobe Inc.
Autodesk Inc.
Automatic Data Processing Inc.
Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
Fiserv Inc.
International Business Machines Corp.
Intuit Inc.
Mastercard Inc.
Microsoft Corp.
Oracle Corp.
salesforce.com inc.
ServiceNow Inc.
Visa Inc.
Working Capital Turnover, Sector
Software & Services
Working Capital Turnover, Industry
Information Technology

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-08).

1 2020 Calculation
Working capital turnover = Net revenues ÷ Working capital
= ÷ =

2 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Working capital turnover An activity ratio calculated as revenue divided by working capital. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s working capital turnover ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then slightly improved from 2019 to 2020.

Average Receivable Collection Period

PayPal Holdings Inc., average receivable collection period calculation, comparison to benchmarks

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data
Receivables turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average receivable collection period1
Benchmarks (no. days)
Average Receivable Collection Period, Competitors2
Accenture PLC
Adobe Inc.
Autodesk Inc.
Automatic Data Processing Inc.
Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
Fiserv Inc.
International Business Machines Corp.
Intuit Inc.
Mastercard Inc.
Microsoft Corp.
Oracle Corp.
salesforce.com inc.
ServiceNow Inc.
Visa Inc.
Average Receivable Collection Period, Sector
Software & Services
Average Receivable Collection Period, Industry
Information Technology

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-08).

1 2020 Calculation
Average receivable collection period = 365 ÷ Receivables turnover
= 365 ÷ =

2 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average receivable collection period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by receivables turnover. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s number of days of receivables outstanding deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.

Average Payables Payment Period

PayPal Holdings Inc., average payables payment period calculation, comparison to benchmarks

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data
Payables turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average payables payment period1
Benchmarks (no. days)
Average Payables Payment Period, Competitors2
Accenture PLC
Adobe Inc.
Autodesk Inc.
Automatic Data Processing Inc.
Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
Fiserv Inc.
International Business Machines Corp.
Intuit Inc.
Mastercard Inc.
Microsoft Corp.
Oracle Corp.
salesforce.com inc.
ServiceNow Inc.
Visa Inc.
Average Payables Payment Period, Sector
Software & Services
Average Payables Payment Period, Industry
Information Technology

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-08).

1 2020 Calculation
Average payables payment period = 365 ÷ Payables turnover
= 365 ÷ =

2 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average payables payment period An estimate of the average number of days it takes a company to pay its suppliers; equal to the number of days in the period divided by payables turnover ratio for the period. PayPal Holdings Inc.’s number of days of payables outstanding decreased from 2018 to 2019 and from 2019 to 2020.