|Bid||201.42 x 800|
|Ask||201.53 x 800|
|Day's Range||200.61 - 203.68|
|52 Week Range||120.65 - 204.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||49.52|
|Earnings Date||Jul 25, 2018 - Jul 30, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.00 (0.50%)|
|1y Target Est||208.31|
The latest instance was when I said something about the telephone poles by the side of the road. Digital research firm eMarketer estimates that mobile payment apps that don’t use a traditional financial institution — dubbed peer-to-peer payments systems — will process $120 billion in transactions this year, up 55% from the prior year. Last year, the New York Times ran a piece about the rise of mobile payments in Asia with the headline “In Urban China, Cash is Rapidly Becoming Obsolete” as estimates for these kinds of payments has hit a $5.5 trillion annual pace — 50 times that of the U.S.
Payment processing giants Visa (V) and Mastercard (MA) both view Europe as a significant growth opportunity, primarily due to its economy’s reliance on cash for payments. Creating awareness in the region about digital methods could boost these companies’ market share.
Mastercard will partner with Refinery29 to bring a new element to the interactive festival of style, culture, and creativity, as the 29Rooms official payment technology partner. This year, cardholders will have the opportunity to experience 29Rooms with exclusive access, new payment technology and Priceless experiences along the way. 29Rooms fans, get your Mastercard out and ready! Cardholders will be able to purchase their key to Refinery29’s celebrated installation through an exclusive pre- or post-ticket sales in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles.
For payment processing companies (IYF) such as Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), Discover Financial Services (DFS), and American Express (AXP), regulations can restrict growth. However, in economies where governments are extending support, they may see easier penetration.
Visa’s (V) performance is expected to be primarily driven by spending trends, electronic payment adoption, and tapping into areas where many payments are still made in cash, such as Europe. Competitor (IYF) Mastercard (MA) is confident it could see growth in Europe.
Mastercard Incorporated (MA) today announced that its annual meeting of stockholders on June 26, 2018 will also be available via webcast. Mastercard (MA), www.mastercard.com, is a technology company in the global payments industry. Our global payments processing network connects consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. Mastercard products and solutions make everyday commerce activities - such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances - easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone. Follow us on Twitter @MastercardNews, join the discussion on the Beyond the Transaction Blog and subscribe for the latest news on the Engagement Bureau.
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Tech companies, banks and fintech startups have all tried to wean consumers off physical cards. Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. are in the early stages of adding fingerprint sensors to cards, a move they believe will help lower fraudulent purchases in stores. When consumers activate their cards, they place a finger on a fingerprint sensor on the card.
Large companies concerned that cybersecurity vulnerabilities at smaller partner firms will compromise their own networks and data are participating in an initiative to share defense techniques and hopefully make their entire ecosystems less vulnerable to attack. are working with the the nonprofit Cyber Readiness Institute to help the companies they work with better secure their systems, according to CRI managing director Kiersten Todt. CRI, founded by veterans of the Obama administration’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity, is collecting cybersecurity best practices from Fortune 500 companies and translating those policies into recommendations for enterprises without the budget for their own security staff.
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Mastercard (MA) ended the first quarter with total net revenues of $3.6 billion, of which $1.2 billion (or 34.6%) was from the North American market. In the second quarter, that percentage is expected to increase sequentially, primarily due to consumer spending. Higher spending, lower unemployment, and increased use of digital modes could help Mastercard in the second quarter.
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The fintech revolution has accelerated in the last couple of years and a couple of fintech unicorns have seen their share price soar as consumers all over the world demand better shopping and payment solutions
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While a high liquidity level may imply that a company is meeting its obligations at a faster rate than its peers, it may also indicate that the company is failing to use its assets efficiently. Current Ratio: It measures current assets relative to current liabilities. This ratio is used for measuring a company’s potential to meet both short- and long-term debt obligations.
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In June, Mastercard (MA) is covered by 39 analysts. Moving forward, a healthier economy and lower unemployment could be the primary factors responsible for Mastercard’s strong performance. In May, Mastercard’s ratings were the same as in June.
Mastercard (MA) currently has premium valuations. Its price-to-earnings ratio on an NTM (next-12-month) basis is 28.86x compared to a peer average of 16.34x. Mastercard’s competitors Visa (V), Capital One Financial (COF), and American Express (AXP) have price-to-earnings ratios of 26.5x, 9.25x, and 13.28x, respectively, on an NTM basis.
Mastercard (MA) believes that targeting Europe will help it grow since the region offers substantial untapped opportunities. The company sees higher consumption expenditure as the primary factor helping its volume growth. According to Mastercard’s management, Europeans are making cash transactions, which gives Mastercard a significant opportunity to make people aware of digital tools.
Jack Ablin, Cresset Wealth Advisers CIO, and Rachael Aiken, Rockland Trust portfolio manager, discuss how investors can insulate their portfolio from geopolitical risks.