Earnings Outlook: PayPal earnings: Partnerships help, but are benefits already priced in?

PayPal Holdings Inc. has been on an upswing lately, thanks to a slew of partnerships that could extend the company’s reach beyond that of a typical payment processor.

Some of these partnerships may not be old enough to have a material impact on second quarter earnings, which are expected after the market closes Wednesday, but they expand the company’s overall reach and have contributed to recent stock surges. In the near-term, PayPal PYPL, -0.55% should benefit from an increase in pricing, as it began increasing some of its fees beginning March 29.

one of PayPal’s biggest drivers came from a deal the company inked with Apple Inc.

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