PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (PAGS) Insider Trading: What Insights Can Be Gained?


As of Thursday close, PagSeguro Digital Ltd.’s (NYSE:PAGS) stock was up $0.12, moving up 1.00 percent to $12.12. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 5,341,180 shares. 3 times new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a -$0.32 fall in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 5,012,500, while in the previous 50 days, it was 4,012,554.

Since last month, PAGS stock rose 32.03%. Shares of the company fell to $9.02 on 04/26/23, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $19.49 was reached on 05/23/23 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $7.51. Since the beginning of this year, PAGS’s stock price has risen by 38.67% or $3.38, and marked a new high 16 times. However, the stock has declined by -37.81% since its 52-week high.

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Valuation Metrics

Right now, PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (PAGS) has a P/E ratio of about 13.23. The stock’s beta is 1.57. Besides these, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 1.28, the price-to-book (PB) ratio of 1.66.

Financial Health

In the three months ended December 30, PagSeguro Digital Ltd.’s quick ratio stood at 1.30, while its current ratio was 1.30, showing that the company is able to pay off its debt. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 51.30% percent. In the year ended December 30, operating margins totaled 34.20%. Based on annual data, PAGS earned $1.52 billion in gross profit and brought in $2.97 billion in revenue.

A company’s management is another factor that investors consider when determining the profitability of an investment. In the past year, return on investment (ROI) was 42.20%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was 13.30%.

According to the earnings report, the company had a lower net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. PAGS’s revenue rose 31.86% during the quarter, while net income inched up to $2.91 billion. While analysts expected PagSeguro Digital Ltd. to report $0.25 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was $0.25 per share. During the quarter, the company generated $335.58 million in EBITDA. The liabilities of PagSeguro Digital Ltd. were 6.49 billion at the end of its most recent quarter ended December 30, and its total debt was $80.86 million.

Technical Picture

This quick technical analysis looks at PagSeguro Digital Ltd.’s (PAGS) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 39.80%, the RSI 9-day stood at 59.44% on 25 May.

With respect to its five-day moving average, the current PagSeguro Digital Ltd. price is down by -2.57% percent or -$0.32. At present, PAGS shares trade +28.25% above its 20-day simple moving average and +38.67% percent above its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately +46.20% above its SMA50 and -20.47% below its SMA200.

Stochastic coefficient K was 65.88% and Stochastic coefficient D was 77.90%, while ATR was 0.60. Given the Stochastic reading of 55.16% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 63.50%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at -0.13, while the 14-day reading stands at 0.09.

Analyst Ratings

PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (PAGS) has been rated Overweight by analysts. According to 2 brokerage firms, PAGS is a sell, and 11 firms recommend it is a Hold. There are 0 analysts who say the stock is underweight. A total of 1 analyst rate PagSeguro Digital Ltd. stock as buy, with 9 recommending it as overweight.

With a median target price of $62.56, the current consensus forecast for the stock is $40.35 – $93.83. Based on these forecasts, analysts predict PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (PAGS) will achieve an average price target of $63.60.


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