Mastercard Stock Forecast, Price & News

$366.96
+3.14 (+0.86 %)
(As of 06/17/2021 01:09 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$361.26
$368.11
50-Day Range
$356.62
$395.65
52-Week Range
$281.20
$401.50
Volume145,330 shs
Average Volume3.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$363.67 billion
P/E Ratio56.20
Dividend Yield0.48%
Beta1.19
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About Mastercard

Mastercard Incorporated, a technology company, provides transaction processing and other payment-related products and services in the United States and internationally. It facilitates the processing of payment transactions, including authorization, clearing, and settlement, as well as delivers related products and services. The company offers integrated products and services for account holders, merchants, financial institutions, businesses, governments, and other organizations, such as programs that enable issuers to provide consumers with credits to defer payments; payment products and solutions that allow its customers to access funds in deposit and other accounts; prepaid payment programs and management services; and commercial credit and debit payment products and solutions. It also provides value-added products and services comprising cyber and intelligence products, information and analytics services, consulting services, loyalty and reward programs, processing and open banking services, and issuer and acquirer processing services. The company offers payment solutions and services under the MasterCard, Maestro, and Cirrus brands. Mastercard Incorporated was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Purchase, New York.

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2.14 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

19th out of 505 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

11th out of 204 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Mastercard (NYSE:MA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Mastercard a buy right now?

24 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mastercard in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 23 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Mastercard stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Mastercard?

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When is Mastercard's next earnings date?

Mastercard is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 29th 2021.
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How were Mastercard's earnings last quarter?

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 29th. The credit services provider reported $1.74 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.55 by $0.19. The credit services provider had revenue of $4.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.97 billion. Mastercard had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 100.68% and a net margin of 42.38%. The firm's revenue was up 4.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.83 earnings per share.
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How has Mastercard's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Mastercard's stock was trading at $269.76 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MA shares have increased by 35.7% and is now trading at $366.17.
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How often does Mastercard pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mastercard?

Mastercard declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 9th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, May 7th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.48%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 8th.
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Is Mastercard a good dividend stock?

Mastercard pays an annual dividend of $1.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.48%. Mastercard does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Mastercard is 27.37%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Mastercard will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.07% next year. This indicates that Mastercard will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Mastercard's stock buyback program work?

Mastercard announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Tuesday, December 8th 2020, which allows the company to repurchase $6,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 1.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for MA?

24 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Mastercard's shares. Their forecasts range from $325.00 to $452.00. On average, they anticipate Mastercard's stock price to reach $392.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Mastercard's key executives?

Mastercard's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ajaypal S. Banga, Exec. Chairman (Age 61, Pay $4.59M)
  • Mr. Michael Miebach, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53, Pay $1.95M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Sachin Mehra, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.45M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Timothy Henry Murphy, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 53, Pay $1.41M)
  • Mr. Craig Vosburg, Chief Product Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.52M)
  • Mr. Edward Grunde McLaughlin, Pres of Operations & Technology (Age 55)
  • Ms. Sandra A. Arkell, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Warren Kneeshaw, Exec. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ambassador Richard R. Verma J.D., Gen. Counsel & Head of Global Public Policy (Age 52)
  • Mr. Raja Rajamannar, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer and Pres of Healthcare (Age 59)

What is Michael Miebach's approval rating as Mastercard's CEO?

18 employees have rated Mastercard CEO Michael Miebach on Glassdoor.com. Michael Miebach has an approval rating of 100% among Mastercard's employees. This puts Michael Miebach in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Mastercard's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Mastercard own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Mastercard investors own include Visa (V), NVIDIA (NVDA), The Walt Disney (DIS), PayPal (PYPL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), salesforce.com (CRM), Tesla (TSLA), Adobe (ADBE) and The Boeing (BA).

What is Mastercard's stock symbol?

Mastercard trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MA."

Who are Mastercard's major shareholders?

Mastercard's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.85%), Morgan Stanley (1.87%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.41%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.39%), Capital International Investors (1.21%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.21%). Company insiders that own Mastercard stock include Ajay Banga, Ann Cairns, Craig Vosburg, Edward Grunde Mclaughlin, Foundation Mastercard, Gilberto Caldart, J Mehra Sachin, Julius Genachowski, Kevin Stanton, Lance Darrell Gordon Uggla, Michael Fraccaro, Michael Miebach, Richard Haythornthwaite, Richard K Davis, Sandra A Arkell, Steven J Freiberg and Venkata R Madabhushi.
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Which institutional investors are selling Mastercard stock?

MA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Jennison Associates LLC, Jackson Square Partners LLC, Gardner Russo & Quinn LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Lone Pine Capital LLC, and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold Mastercard company stock in the last year include Ajay Banga, Ann Cairns, Craig Vosburg, Edward Grunde Mclaughlin, Foundation Mastercard, Gilberto Caldart, J Mehra Sachin, Kevin Stanton, Michael Fraccaro, Richard Haythornthwaite, and Sandra A Arkell.
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Which institutional investors are buying Mastercard stock?

MA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Valley Forge Capital Management LP, Suvretta Capital Management LLC, and Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund. Company insiders that have bought Mastercard stock in the last two years include Lance Darrell Gordon Uggla, and Richard K Davis.
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How do I buy shares of Mastercard?

Shares of MA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Mastercard's stock price today?

One share of MA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $366.17.

How much money does Mastercard make?

Mastercard has a market capitalization of $362.89 billion and generates $15.30 billion in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $6.41 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.43 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Mastercard have?

Mastercard employs 21,000 workers across the globe.

Does Mastercard have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Mastercard: Applied Predictive Technologies, Brighterion, C-sam, DataCash Group, Ekata, Ethoca, Finicity, Global Mastercard Holdings LP, IfOnly, Mastercard A&M Investment Holdings LLC, Mastercard AP Financing Pte. Ltd., Mastercard Asia/Pacific Pte. Ltd., Mastercard Europe SA, Mastercard Financing Solutions LLC, Mastercard Holdings LP, Mastercard International Incorporated, Mastercard Payment Gateway Services Group Limited, Mastercard UK Holdco Limited, Mastercard US Holdings LLC, Mastercard/Europay U.K. Limited, Nets, NuData Security a Mastercard company, Oltio, Orbiscom, Pinpoint, Provus, RiskRecon, SessionM, Transaction Network Services (TNS), Transactis, Transfast, Truaxis, VocaLink, and Vyze.

When was Mastercard founded?

Mastercard was founded in 1966.

What is Mastercard's official website?

The official website for Mastercard is www.mastercard.com.

Where are Mastercard's headquarters?

Mastercard is headquartered at 2000 PURCHASE STREET, PURCHASE NY, 10577.

How can I contact Mastercard?

Mastercard's mailing address is 2000 PURCHASE STREET, PURCHASE NY, 10577. The credit services provider can be reached via phone at 914-249-2000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 6/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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