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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

HPY Guru Trades in Q3 2015

RS Investment Management 912,365 sh (+2.34%)
Ken Fisher 1,724,598 sh (-3.15%)
Steven Cohen 21,130 sh (-70.90%)
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Q4 2015

HPY Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 6,400 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 233,500 sh (New)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ken Fisher 1,226,974 sh (-28.85%)
RS Investment Management 201,886 sh (-77.87%)
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Q1 2016

HPY Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 167,500 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 7,950 sh (+24.22%)
Paul Tudor Jones 256,600 sh (+9.89%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
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Q2 2016

HPY Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services  
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Traded in other countries:H5I.Germany,
Heartland Payment Systems Inc provides payment processing services to merchants throughout the United States, which involves providing end-to-end electronic payment processing services to merchants by facilitating the exchange of information and funds.

Heartland Payment Systems Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware on June 2000. The Company provides Card Payment Processing services to merchants in the United States which involves providing end-to-end electronic payment processing services to merchants. For this the Company undertakes merchant set-up and training, transaction authorization and electronic draft capture, clearing and settlement, merchant accounting, merchant assistance and support, and risk management. The Company sells and rents point-of-sale devices. The Company's customers fall into two categories: small and mid-sized merchants, or SME merchants and Network Services merchants, which are predominately petroleum industry merchants of all sizes. Further, the Company provides additional services such as Heartland School Solutions, Heartland Ovation Payroll, Campus Solutions, Micropayments, and Heartland Marketing Solutions. As of December 31, 2013, the Company provided card payment processing services to 166,697 active SME merchants located across the United States. In addition to settling card transactions, Network Services processes a wide range of payment transactions for its predominantly petroleum customer base, including providing 2.3 billion transaction authorizations through its front-end card processing systems in 2013. The Card Payment Processing revenue from SME merchants and Network Services merchants is recurring in nature. The Company enters into three year service contracts with its SME merchants and three to five year agreements with Network Services merchants. The Company's merchant base include restaurants, brick and mortar retailers, hotel and lodgings, automotive sales and repair shops, convenience and liquor stores, professional service providers and gas stations. As of December 31, 2013 the Company served 42,069 independent restaurants and had partner agreements with approximatley 250 trade associations. The Company has developed number of payment processing systems to increase the operating efficiencies such as HPS Exchange, VAPS and NWS and Passport. The Company undertakes procedures such as Merchant Monitoring, Investigation and Loss Prevention, Underwriting and Collateral to minimize the transaction fraud. The Company's marketing efforts are focused on industries in which its direct sales model is effective on merchants who are typically on location, interact with customers, value a local sales presence, and consult with trade associations and other civic groups to make purchasing decisions.

Top Ranked Articles about Heartland Payment Systems Inc

Ken Fisher Sells Out Holding in Heartland Payment Systems Company is close to 10-year high in price
Guru Ken Fisher (Trades, Portfolio) sold out his stake in Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE:HPY) in the first quarter. Read more...

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Dividend Yield % 0.39
HPY's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
96% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. HPY: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
HPY' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.39
Current: 0.39
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Dividend Payout Ratio 0.18
HPY's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. HPY: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
HPY' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.18
Current: 0.18
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Forward Dividend Yield % 0.39
HPY's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
97% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. HPY: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
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5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.39
HPY's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
95% of the 803 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. HPY: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
HPY' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.39
Current: 0.39
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More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,682
EPS (TTM) $ 2.27
Short Percentage of Float1.65%
52-Week Range $50.72 - 105.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)37.00

Analyst Estimate

Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 3.30
EPS without NRI ($) 3.30
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Ken Fisher Sells Out Holding in Heartland Payment Systems Apr 24 2016 
Ken Fisher Trims Stake in Heartland Payment Systems Jan 27 2016 
Broadview Advisors' Largest Buys in Q2 2015 Sep 02 2015 
Fisher Investments' Top New Stocks of the First Quarter Apr 23 2014 
Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: CALL, TXRH, KNX, HPY May 22 2012 
Heartland Payment Systems Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Mar 10 2011 
Heartland Payment Systems Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 08 2010 
David Nierenberg’s Top Holdings: MOVE, ESIO, BABY, RSYS, HPY, SPN Aug 27 2010 
Heartland Payment Systems Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 06 2010 
Heartland Payment Systems Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 07 2010 

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