No. of Recommendations: 8

n its 2018 third quarter, Square's adjusted revenue rose to $431 million, a 68% year-over-year increase, while adjusted EBITDA rose to $71 million, a 107% year-over-year jump, marking Square's sixth-straight quarter of accelerating revenue. Instead of thinking of Square as a payment processing provider, think of it as a business that offers platforms and services that economically empower small merchants that, in many ways, make up the backbone of the American economy. This view of Square more accurately portrays what the company is attempting to accomplish and shows more clearly the huge, untapped market it can capture.

This one has been tempting me.....68% YoY "adjusted revenue" growth (48% unadjusted) with guidance for 60% adjusted revenue growth next quarter and P/S of <10. They have had 6 straight quarters of accelerating revenue growth.

The Fintech's have been pummeled recently with downgrades....along with most other tech stocks.

There was a recent investors conference that detailed some of their strategy here:

Here is their last earnings call:

So tell me all the reasons that an investor should avoid SQ.
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