Mastercard Inc. (MA)

315.77
7.90 2.44
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 323.67
Open 315.10
Day Low/High 312.50 / 319.36
52 Wk Low/High 197.66 / 327.09
Volume 4.36M
Avg Volume 3.13M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 997.45M
Market Cap 327.73B
EPS 5.60
P/E Ratio 48.22
Div & Yield 1.60 (0.41%)

Latest News

Oppenheimer on MA, V

Following my trade deal comments on Visa , American Express , and Mastercard , Oppenheimer affirms their Outperform ratings for Mastercard and Visa, and raises their respective targets to $345 (from $312) and to $210 (from $202).  I strongly suspect...

Interpreting the U.S./China Trade Deal, Tax Cuts 2.0, Aerospace Stocks

Interpreting the U.S./China Trade Deal, Tax Cuts 2.0, Aerospace Stocks

Does such a large increase in Chinese spending on U.S. 'stuff' give reason to doubt that future action lives up to words on a page (or 86 pages for that matter)?

Quick Thoughts on Phase One Trade Deal

One day after the U.S. and China inked their Phase One trade agreement, Asian equity indices finished on a mixed note. European equities are also mixed, while U.S. equity futures point to a positive open as investors dig into and attempt to digest t...

Jim Cramer: In the U.S./China Deal, the Engagement Camp Won

Jim Cramer: In the U.S./China Deal, the Engagement Camp Won

I have been among the most wary of China and its ability to change. I remain that way. But the U.S. got more than I ever thought.

My Long Wait for a Pullback in Target Is Over, and Here's My Trade Idea

My Long Wait for a Pullback in Target Is Over, and Here's My Trade Idea

Digging into the data, the numbers do appear to be quite the mess.

Jim Cramer: Resilience and Complacency Define Our Moment

Jim Cramer: Resilience and Complacency Define Our Moment

Let's dissect these two concepts that explain why we're rallying like we are now.

Have We Found an Acorn in Macy's?

Have We Found an Acorn in Macy's?

What we need to hear from Macy's when they report will be a cohesive three year strategy for growth that sounds drastically better than the last one.

Plenty of Reasons to Remain Bullish on Real Money Post Industrial Average

Plenty of Reasons to Remain Bullish on Real Money Post Industrial Average

Let's review 2019 performance of RMPIA in relation to stock indexes and see what's ahead.

Iran, Financial Markets, Fed Minutes: Market Recon

Iran, Financial Markets, Fed Minutes: Market Recon

What you have is a geopolitical event that markets were not positioned for.

My Pick for 2020? You Won't Believe It's Been on Your Screen All Along

My Pick for 2020? You Won't Believe It's Been on Your Screen All Along

This company made headlines in 2019, and I'm betting on it as a great play -- in many senses of the word -- for this new year.

Here's When I Would Buy Amazon

Here's When I Would Buy Amazon

I do believe that Amazon is a long term buy, and even if political pressure does build to break the firm up into smaller pieces, that would be in the end a positive for shareholders.

Amazon Charts Suggest a Nudge Could Push Its Shares Considerably Higher

Amazon Charts Suggest a Nudge Could Push Its Shares Considerably Higher

The online giant's stock may not make a new high, but a longer-term upside breakout is possible based on its technical signs.

Individual Investors Are Back! Trading Cisco: Market Recon

Individual Investors Are Back! Trading Cisco: Market Recon

It seemed to happen overnight. People watched. People listened. People cared. About what? Individual stocks.

Data Points to Strong U.S. Economy, Further Quashing Recession Fears

Data Points to Strong U.S. Economy, Further Quashing Recession Fears

Some signs show Japan and Europe are hitting bumps as the year winds down.

Jim Cramer: 3 Reasons Why This China Trade Deal Has Teeth

Jim Cramer: 3 Reasons Why This China Trade Deal Has Teeth

This is a market that thrives on certainty. We got it Friday.

Trade and GDP, Zero Rate Hikes, Positive on Earnings, Watching 3 Stocks

Trade and GDP, Zero Rate Hikes, Positive on Earnings, Watching 3 Stocks

Following the movement of Mastercard, PepsiCo and Verizon.

China Dealings, Global Trade, Updating 4 Stocks, Trading Apple: Market Recon

China Dealings, Global Trade, Updating 4 Stocks, Trading Apple: Market Recon

Does it tick the President off that it appears the Chinese would rather not give up in writing any unfair advantages in global trade that they have enjoyed for decades this close to a national election in the U.S.? Of course.

RMPIA Lags in November, but Trounces S&P 500 for Quarter, Year So Far

RMPIA Lags in November, but Trounces S&P 500 for Quarter, Year So Far

Now, many Real Money Post Industrial Average stocks should see a boost from the holiday splurge by shoppers.

The Fed Today, What Could Go Wrong in December? Watching 4 Stocks: Market Recon

The Fed Today, What Could Go Wrong in December? Watching 4 Stocks: Market Recon

I do expect there to be some early to mid-December profit taking. But to get from here to year end without hitting some mid-month turbulence would be a pleasant surprise.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Hasn't Stopped Rallying

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Hasn't Stopped Rallying

These are the 10 reasons why we keep going up, despite all the bad news.

It's Hip to Be Square Again -- at Least on This Chart

It's Hip to Be Square Again -- at Least on This Chart

While SQ may be out of style in the market, I see a pattern that looks promising, and here's how to play it.

Real Money Post Industrial Average Exits October on Top

Real Money Post Industrial Average Exits October on Top

The RMPIA's 3.8% jump even beat the Nasdaq Composite Index's 3.7% October climb.

Jim Cramer: China May Explain This Weird Strength

Jim Cramer: China May Explain This Weird Strength

But the question is what the Chinese are going to do to show they mean business ahead of the talks.

6 Market Winds of Change, Trading Beyond Meat, GrubHub Earnings: Market Recon

6 Market Winds of Change, Trading Beyond Meat, GrubHub Earnings: Market Recon

If there was not a sizable addressable market for Beyond Meat, the competition would not be building as quickly as it is.

Jim Cramer: Demand Is Driving This Market to All-Time Highs

Jim Cramer: Demand Is Driving This Market to All-Time Highs

The stocks of many companies anticipated a more stringent series of tariffs and we didn't get them.

Mastercard Refuses to Break to the Downside So Get Ready for Higher Prices

Mastercard Refuses to Break to the Downside So Get Ready for Higher Prices

Let's review the charts to see if the 'chip' will be up or down.

The Week Ahead: Fed Decision, October Jobs and 35 Big Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: Fed Decision, October Jobs and 35 Big Earnings Reports to Watch

Rest up for a busy week that includes earnings from Apple, Facebook and Starbucks.

Facebook's Latest Libra Proposal Could Win Over Some Regulators -- At a Cost

Facebook's Latest Libra Proposal Could Win Over Some Regulators -- At a Cost

The social media giant says it's open to having Libra consist of a series of 'stablecoins' pegged to existing currencies, rather than just one cryptocurrency pegged to a currency basket.