The Chairman & CEO of Total System Services is Exercising Options

By Carrie Williams

Today, the Chairman & CEO of Total System Services, Troy Woods, exercised options of Total System Services for $17.86M.

In addition to Troy Woods, 6 other TSS executives reported Sell trades in the last month.

Based on Total System Services’ latest earnings report for the quarter ending December 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $1.27 billion and quarterly net profit of $242 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $1.13 billion and had a net profit of $73.63 million. The company has a one-year high of $89.92 and a one-year low of $50.96. TSS’s market cap is $15.47B and the company has a P/E ratio of 26.59.

Based on 20 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $94.33, reflecting a -11.4% downside. Three different firms, including Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse, currently also have a Sell rating on the stock.

The insider sentiment on Total System Services has been negative according to 49 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Total System Services, Inc. provides electronic payment processing services to banks and other financial institutions. It operates through the following segments: North America Services, International Services, Merchant Services and NetSpend.