MA - Mastercard Incorporated

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
175.43
-1.65 (-0.93%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close177.08
Open178.16
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range174.70 - 178.35
52 Week Range115.55 - 183.73
Volume4,354,972
Avg. Volume4,195,651
Market Cap184.445B
Beta0.99
PE Ratio (TTM)48.06
EPS (TTM)3.65
Earnings DateMay 2, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.00 (0.57%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-06
1y Target Est195.64
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  • TheStreet.com8 hours ago

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  • MarketWatch12 hours ago

    Visa and Mastercard earnings: Will the card networks get back on the same path?

    For years, Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. were viewed as somewhat indistinguishable, both benefiting from the same gradual shift toward card-based payments. Mastercard (MA) shares are up 54% over the past 12 months, while Visa (XNYS:V) shares are up 36%.

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  • Bloomberg4 days ago

    Shiny New Button May Help Visa, Mastercard and AmEx Fight PayPal

    The financial industry calls it “the Nascar effect” -- that mess of payment logos spread across a retailer’s online checkout page like the side of a race car. Often there are buttons for every major credit ...

  • Visa, Mastercard Plan To Adopt One Shared Payment Button
    Investor's Business Daily4 days ago

    Visa, Mastercard Plan To Adopt One Shared Payment Button

    Visa and Mastercard could reportedly soon abandon their faster-online-checkout options, Visa Checkout and Masterpass, and adopt a single shared payment button for online payments.

  • Let Visa Inc Stock Charge Up Your Portfolio as It Tests $130
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    Let Visa Inc Stock Charge Up Your Portfolio as It Tests $130

    After the February correction in the stock market, Visa Inc (NYSE:V) stock rebounded sharply and threatened twice to set a new high. Then again, on March 21 the stock market had another dip which took again took Visa stock down to retest $117 per share. Last night, American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) reported earnings and the stock is rallying on the headline.

  • Discover Financial: Tax Cuts and Payment Services Division
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  • Retail Spending, Credit Cards Help JPMorgan’s CCB in 1Q18
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    Retail Spending, Credit Cards Help JPMorgan’s CCB in 1Q18

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  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    [$$] Visa, Mastercard Talk About Cooperating in Online Shopping

    Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc., the two largest U.S. card networks, said Wednesday that they’re planning to drop their longstanding initiatives to get online shoppers to use dedicated payment buttons. The two payments giants instead want to create a new online option that would amount to a shared single payment button that could succeed the current pay tabs, Visa Checkout and Mastercard Masterpass. Separately Wednesday, a spokesman for American Express Co., which has its own payment button, said the company supports exploring a move like the one Visa and Mastercard are discussing.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    Visa, Mastercard Talk About Cooperating in Online Shopping

    Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc., the two largest U.S. card networks, said Wednesday that they’re planning to drop their longstanding initiatives to get online shoppers to use dedicated payment buttons. The two payments giants instead want to create a new online option that would amount to a shared single payment button that could succeed the current pay tabs, Visa Checkout and Mastercard Masterpass. Separately Wednesday, a spokesman for American Express Co., which has its own payment button, said the company supports exploring a move like the one Visa and Mastercard are discussing.

  • Is Mastercard Incorporated’s (NYSE:MA) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future?
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    Is Mastercard Incorporated’s (NYSE:MA) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future?

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  • Understanding Analysts’ Views on Mastercard
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Understanding Analysts’ Views on Mastercard

    Mastercard (MA) is being covered by 37 analysts in April 2018, two of whom have suggested “holds” and 19 of whom have suggested “buys” on the stock. The company has received “strong buy” ratings from 16 analysts. Last month, MA was covered by 38 analysts, 18 of whom suggested “strong buys” and two of whom suggested “holds.” Another 18 analysts recommended “buys” on the stock in the month.

  • Mastercard Has Higher Valuations—Here’s Why
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Mastercard Has Higher Valuations—Here’s Why

    Mastercard’s (MA) PBV (price-to-book value ratio) is 18.08x on a next-12-month basis. The company has a premium valuation, as its competitors’ average is 4.2x. 

  • Mastercard Increases Speed during Checkouts
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Mastercard Increases Speed during Checkouts

    On April 5, 2018, Mastercard (MA) made an announcement that from April 13 onward, all merchants in Canada and the United States would be able to eliminate the process of requiring signatures from cardholders. The idea focuses on removing the hurdles faced during the checkout process and allowing participating merchants to improve the experience. According to Mastercard’s management, merchants don’t believe there’s much use in requesting users’ signatures, so implementing the change will bring efficiency.

  • What Could Drive Mastercard’s Performance?
    Market Realist7 days ago

    What Could Drive Mastercard’s Performance?

    After the announcement of the imposition of tariffs by President Donald Trump, fears regarding a trade war gripped investors. Increased prices could lead to inflation, which could benefit payment technology companies (XLF) such as Mastercard (MA) and Visa (V). Mastercard is expected to witness upward momentum in 2018 primarily aided by its focus on the completion of transactions via mobile phones while maintaining the level of security desired by users.

  • Mastercard’s Total Operating Expenses Rose
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Mastercard’s Total Operating Expenses Rose

    Mastercard’s (MA) total operating expenses rose from $5 billion in 2016 to $5.8 billion in 2017, representing an increase of 17% mainly due to a rise in general and administrative expenses from $3.7 billion in 2016 to $4.5 billion in 2017. The components of the company’s total operating expenses include provisions for litigation settlements, advertising and marketing, depreciation and amortization, and general and administrative expenses. Mastercard saw a rise in its professional fees from $337 million in 2016 to $355 million in 2017 mainly resulting from consulting costs with respect to mergers and acquisitions.

  • Reuters7 days ago

    Mapping startup Mapbox hires head of product from Google

    Digital maps startup Mapbox Inc told Reuters on Tuesday that it has hired a lead product manager from the local search unit of Alphabet Inc's Google to serve as head of product for maps and search. Andrew Chen is charged with helping engineers at Mapbox, which licenses maps to software developers, better understand consumer desires, Mapbox Chief Executive Officer Eric Gundersen said.

  • The Wall Street Journal7 days ago

    [$$] Mastercard Hires Former Obama Trade Representative to Promote Card Use

    Mastercard Inc. has hired Michael Froman, a former Obama and Clinton administration official, as vice chairman and president of strategic growth.

  • What’s behind the Rise Expected in Mastercard’s Earnings in 1Q18?
    Market Realist7 days ago

    What’s behind the Rise Expected in Mastercard’s Earnings in 1Q18?

    Mastercard (MA) is expected to report EPS (earnings per share) of $1.25 in 1Q18, implying a rise year-over-year as well as sequentially. The primary driver of this increase has been MA’s adoption of digital methods of payment, which means more revenue for the giant payment service company. Mastercard’s revenue has a direct relationship with consumer spending. A rise in spending activity means a rise in its revenue.

  • A Look at Mastercard’s Net Revenue
    Market Realist7 days ago

    A Look at Mastercard’s Net Revenue

    Mastercard (MA) saw positive momentum in its business in 2017 thanks to the adoption of e-commerce. The company saw a rise of 18% in gross revenue in 2017 compared to 2016. Moving forward, Mastercard and its competitor (XLF) Visa (V) will likely experience upward trends in their revenues mainly due to rising inflation as a result of trade war fears.

  • This Move Could Increase Mastercard’s Transaction Volumes
    Market Realist7 days ago

    This Move Could Increase Mastercard’s Transaction Volumes

    On April 9, 2018, Mastercard (MA) made an announcement regarding the integration of its Masterpass service with the My Phillips 66 app. Masterpass saves the information that’s required for the execution of transactions, such as shipping information and card information. This move could help Mastercard witness a rise in its number of transactions.

  • Getting Technical: Fun with yield curves—Fed edition
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    Getting Technical: Fun with yield curves—Fed edition

    Yahoo Finance's Jen Rogers and Jared Blikre break down the U.S. Treasury yield curve: as of the current date, when the Federal Reserve raised rates above 5% and it inverted in February 2007 and, as of April 2008, after the Fed lowered rates during the financial crisis following the Bear Stearns blowup.