|Bid||260.00 x 800|
|Ask||260.20 x 800|
|Day's Range||259.42 - 261.98|
|52 Week Range||171.89 - 269.85|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||43.45|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.32 (0.52%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Mastercard today launched the Mastercard Digital Wellness program, a host of technologies and resources that enable all businesses, especially small and independent merchants, to better serve today’s digital-first consumer. As part of this program, Mastercard will deploy EMVCo’s specification for fast, click-to-pay check-out for digital commerce. “We launched Mastercard Digital Wellness today because we believe that businesses shouldn’t have to sacrifice safety or choice as they build the best experiences for their customers,” said Jess Turner, executive vice president, Digital Payments and Labs, North America, Mastercard.
Women are a driving force for increasing global economic growth and security, representing more than half of the world’s population and 80 percent of household buying decisions. To further unlock access to the tools that advance women’s economic potential, Mastercard today broadened its relationship with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in support of the White House’s Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative (W-GDP).
First-Ever Sonesta Branded Credit Card to Launch in U.S. Market in Partnership with Bank of America NEWTON, Mass. , June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched ...
In this role, Krstic will be responsible for customer relations, product development and sales as Mastercard continues to drive electronic payments innovation across Canada . Since leaving Canada in 2016, Krstic has had several global assignments with Mastercard serving most recently as the executive vice president of Services for the Asia-Pacific market.
Mastercard, one of the world’s most active sponsors of major sporting events, today announced it is partnering with two-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka. It is the first time Mastercard has added a current number one tennis player to its roster of global ambassadors. Osaka originally shared the news over Twitter during her last tournament, “Happy to get the first win @MutuaMadridOpen.
TORONTO , May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Mastercard and Interac, two trusted global and domestic payment networks, today announced a collaboration to offer Canadians a fast, simple and secure way to send money internationally. By leveraging Mastercard Send, a push-payments service that powers a faster, better, smarter way to send money cross border, the Interac e-Transfer platform will allow customers to send money from Canada to bank accounts internationally, starting with Europe . National Bank will be the first bank to pilot the new international remittance solution for its personal banking clients. Canada is a large market for international payments, due to its diverse population and number of businesses that operate in an increasingly global marketplace.
Mastercard, one of the world’s most active sponsors of major sporting events, is strengthening its commitment to women’s football. Mastercard has been a long-standing advocate of the importance of diversity, inclusion and partnering to promote good governance and integrity in sport. For 25 years, Mastercard has been a major sponsor of women’s football.
Mastercard Incorporated today announced its participation in the following investor conferences in the month of June:
RADNOR, Pa., May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that its partner company, Transactis, has been acquired by Mastercard (MA). Safeguard received total cash proceeds of approximately $57 million, representing an approximate 3.9X cash-on-cash return and approximate 39% IRR, not including immaterial amounts potentially receivable at a later date. Safeguard deployed $14.5 million in Transactis since August 2014. "We congratulate Transactis Chairman and CEO, Joe Proto, on successfully building Transactis and achieving this milestone and wish him and the rest of the Transactis team success in the future. Safeguard continues to make significant progress in our ongoing efforts to support the growth of, and to monetize, our portfolio of partner companies," said Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard President and CEO. "Safeguard has been such a valuable capital provider and partner to Transactis. We are very grateful to Brian and all his colleagues at Safeguard for their unwavering support from the first day Transactis became a Safeguard partner company through our successful exit to Mastercard," added Joe Proto.
Today, Mastercard announced a partnership with ZIVELO, a leader in self-service kiosk technology, to enhance the drive-in and drive-through ordering experience for quick service restaurants (QSRs) with a first-of-its-kind AI-powered voice assistant and personalized dynamic menu. Sonic Drive-In will be the first partner to pilot the new experience at selected Sonic locations in the U.S. this year. The technology will first be showcased at the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago from May 18-21, 2019.
New Lyft Direct Mastercard Debit, supports economic security for drivers with improved payout experience and no-fee bank account offering
Today, Mastercard introduced the Mastercard Innovation Engine, an API based digital platform that enables issuers and merchants a simplified path to rapidly deploying digital capabilities and experiences to their customers. The plug-and-play platform seamlessly brings together Mastercard assets and financial-technology services to deliver unique and digitally integrated solutions and consumer experiences through a single connection. Given where Mastercard sits at the epicenter of payments, we recognize that we can serve as a hub for scaled innovation delivered through our issuing partners.
Mastercard (MA) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Transactis, a platform that helps businesses deliver bills and receive payments through one simple-to-navigate experience. Consumers who pay their bills online do so in a variety of ways, including online banking applications or biller’s websites. Transactis’ technology helps companies improve their customers’ bill payment experience, while reducing inefficiencies associated with paper bills and checks.
Mastercard is helping share the stories of the women across the U.S. who are contributing over $3 trillion to today’s economy and opening over eighteen hundred businesses every single day. Today the company announced the launch of a national advertising campaign that puts the spotlight on women business owners who are driving impact. Mastercard is also furthering its commitment to enabling equal funding opportunities for underserved communities including women small business owners and would-be entrepreneurs.
From Cyber/ID theft protection to a 24/7 business assistant and financial management tools, your business Mastercard is here to help with a new small business program now available across Mastercard Business and World Elite offerings. Product discounts on the important solutions from Intuit Inc. (INTU), makers of QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, and automatic savings on everyday business expenses including recruiting, travel and dining, are just a few of the new benefits and features Mastercard is bringing to small business owners through the digitally focused proposition.
Mastercard Incorporated today announced its financial results for its first quarter of 2019 through an earnings release available on the company’s Investor Relations website at www.mastercard.com/investor.
Mastercard Incorporated (MA) today announced that its Board of Directors has nominated 15 candidates for election as directors at the company's June 25, 2019 annual meeting of stockholders. Lance Uggla and Youngme Moon have been added to the slate as proposed directors. “We continually seek directors who will continue to push the company to think and act differently, while remaining consistent with our corporate values,” said Richard Haythornthwaite, chairman of the board, Mastercard.
TORONTO , April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Mastercard and BMO Bank of Montreal today announced that BMO will implement Mastercard Send to deliver faster, more cost-effective and transparent international payment services to its Canadian-based business and commercial banking clients. BMO joins a growing list of global banks working with Mastercard to offer their clients a better way to send money around the world. With Mastercard Send, BMO can offer its clients the ability to send cross-border payments efficiently, seamlessly and securely to bank accounts in more than 75 countries.
As new technologies and regulations bring new opportunities and challenges to the financial services industry, nearly two-thirds of established companies are leveraging fintech capabilities for growth, according to a new survey from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services. “In the Game: Traditional Financial Institutions Embrace Fintech Disruption” surveyed 300 senior executives at financial services companies to gauge their views on the opportunities and threats brought about by newer, nimbler competitors that rely heavily on specialized software, algorithms, and technology to offer their services. The Mastercard-sponsored study showed that traditional institutions are “banking” on brand recognition, customer trust, physical distribution channels, and experience navigating the complex regulatory environments to maintain a competitive advantage.
Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are two of the hottest technology fields today, with job opportunities continuing to grow across both. To help narrow the gender gap, Mastercard has been cultivating young technology enthusiasts as part of its signature education platform, Girls4Tech. Currently in its fifth year, this hands-on, inquiry-based STEM program has reached more than 400,000 girls (ages 8-12) in 25 countries, more than doubling its established 2017 goal. Today, as Mastercard marks the 5th anniversary of the program, the company builds on a successful track record of impact with an even more ambitious commitment to reach one million girls by 2025.
LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), Mastercard and Marvel Studios' Avengers: Endgame announced today that they are teaming up to take down one of the biggest villains of all, cancer, with an impactful new Public Service Announcement scheduled to launch in April. The two global brands are collaborating to raise awareness for SU2C to help all patients become long-term survivors.
Starting today, that’s just what they’ll get as World Mastercard and World Elite Mastercard cardholders in the U.S. will begin to automatically enjoy new benefits and experiences with merchants they use regularly, including Lyft, Fandango, Boxed, and Postmates. The exclusive shopping and travel benefits World and World Elite cardholders already enjoy will continue.
Mastercard (MA) today announced it has acquired Vyze, a technology platform that delivers more choice – and purchasing power – to people who want their point-of-sale payment options to match the flexibility and convenience of today’s shopping experiences. Increasingly, consumers are seeking alternative financing options,1 leaving merchants and financial institutions with a need to deliver these services at the point of sale. Vyze shakes up traditional models by connecting merchants with multiple lenders, allowing them to offer their customers a wide range of credit options online and in-store.