MA - Mastercard Incorporated

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
302.30
+2.53 (+0.84%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

302.53 +0.23 (0.08%)
After hours: 7:49PM EDT

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Previous Close299.77
Open300.98
Bid302.60 x 900
Ask303.62 x 1400
Day's Range298.84 - 310.00
52 Week Range199.99 - 347.25
Volume4,369,713
Avg. Volume7,200,450
Market Cap303.431B
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.06
PE Ratio (TTM)38.63
EPS (TTM)7.82
Earnings DateJul 28, 2020 - Aug 03, 2020
Forward Dividend & Yield1.60 (0.53%)
Ex-Dividend DateApr 08, 2020
1y Target Est313.18
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