Official Name: PayPal Holdings, Inc.

Headquarters: San Jose, CA, United States

Founded: December 1998

Employees: 30,900

CEO: Mr. Daniel H. Schulman

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Market Cap

$133.92 Billion

USD as of April 1, 2022

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Company Description

PayPal Holdings, Inc. is a company operating a worldwide online payment system. Providing an electronic alternative to traditional checks and money orders, Paypal helps online vendors and commercial users by supporting online money transfers in exchange for a fee. PayPal had its Initial Public Offering in 2002 before being acquired by eBay, which later separated from it in 2015.

PayPal market capitalization evolution

Evolution of PayPal Holdings, Inc. market cap in the past 5 years

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Detailed Description

PayPal Holdings, Inc. operates a technology platform that enables digital payments on behalf of merchants and consumers worldwide. It provides payment solutions under the PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, Zettle, Hyperwallet, Honey, and Paidy names. The company's payments platform allows consumers to send and receive payments in approximately 200 markets and in approximately 100 currencies, withdraw funds to their bank accounts in 56 currencies, and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies. PayPal Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Wikipedia Introduction

PayPal Holdings, Inc. is an American multinational financial technology company operating an online payments system in the majority of countries that support online money transfers, and serves as an electronic alternative to traditional paper methods such as checks and money orders. The company operates as a payment processor for online vendors, auction sites and many other commercial users, for which it charges a fee. Established in 1998 as Confinity, PayPal went public through an IPO in 2002. It became a wholly owned subsidiary of eBay later that year, valued at $1.5 billion. In 2015 eBay spun off PayPal to its shareholders, and PayPal became an independent company again. The company was ranked 134th on the 2021 Fortune 500 of the largest United States corporations by revenue.

Source: Wikipedia, retrieved on March 31, 2022, 9:03 p.m.

Stocks & Indices

PayPal Holdings, Inc. has the following listings and related stock indices.



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Product & Services

Credit cards, payment systems

Key People

Founder(s): Peter Thiel Luke Nosek Max Levchin Elon Musk Ken Howery Yu Pan Russel Simmons

John Donahoe (Chairman) Dan Schulman (President and CEO)


Revenue: US$25.371 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2021)

Operating income: US$4.262 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2021)

Net income: US$4.169 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2021)

Total assets: US$75.803 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2021)

Total equity: US$21.727 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2021)



2211 North First Street

San Jose, CA 95131

United States

Phone: 408-967-1000