Mastercard Incorporated Class A (MA)

328.02
NYSE
Prev Close 330.14
Day Low/High 323.93 / 328.33
52 Wk Low/High 199.99 / 347.25
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1001.06B
Market Cap 330.49B
P/E Ratio 41.94
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
The Disappointing Side of Jobs

The Disappointing Side of Jobs

Wages are crucial, and they aren't rising.

Monitise's Prospects

Monitise should have many news releases in Q1. Here is a synopsis of BTIG's note on Monitise (MONIF) this morning: When will Monitise announce new contracts in earnest? MONI's subpar equity performance in 2014 was due partially to the announcement b...

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead

We get back to work with a busy week for economic data.

How Competition Hurts a Stock

It might be good for consumers, but not for the stock.

Go With What's Worked, Part 2

Let's look at the other groups that caught fire.

My Holiday Mall Walk, Part 2

My Holiday Mall Walk, Part 2

A look at the winners and some UPS inside dope.

Five Things to Know Now: Ruble Slides

The ruble continued its slide as Putin spoke.

Dividend Hikes Provide a Holiday Treat

Dividend Hikes Provide a Holiday Treat

It's worth looking at the dividend payers this time of year.

Cramer: A Dozen Sectors to Snap Up

As 2014 winds down, you could almost throw darts at these standout groups -- but here are my own picks.

Cheery Developments for Monitise

The intermediate-term reward-to-risk scenario appears overwhelmingly favorable. On Thursday Monitise (MONI, MONIF) announced the placement of more than 160 million shares of stock to three strategic partners. The company also expanded its relationsh...

A Recurring Pattern

Investors might be buying bank stocks soon.

13-F Filings Reveal Funds Buying Alibaba, Cutting Apple Positions

13-F Filings Reveal Funds Buying Alibaba, Cutting Apple Positions

In 13-F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Daniel Loeb's Third Point, Soros Fund Management, and other large fund managers disclosed big stakes in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.

Watch for These Technology Shifts, Part 1

Watch for These Technology Shifts, Part 1

Trends in wearables, mobile payments and eHealth.

The Market Lacks Liquidity

Brokers are hesitant to take risks due to regulations.

Blue Chips Up More Than 200 Points on Visa Earnings, Strong GDP Report

Blue Chips Up More Than 200 Points on Visa Earnings, Strong GDP Report

There were big gains on Wall Street Thursday as the GDP report showed the economy is stronger than expected.

Don't Expect Any Apologies

Still, it's a good time to review what's happening, so we never forget.

Long Twitter Near the Bottom

Long Twitter Near the Bottom

It gives put sellers some room to trade as well.

Making Your Holiday Investment List

Making Your Holiday Investment List

Include freight transportation names and credit card processors along with the retailers.

Explaining My Monitise Moves

I hope this fully explains my reasoning. "Everyone that has looked under the hood of this company in terms of its technology --  originally Visa, whether it be MasterCard, whether its Banco Santander -- have wanted to do something with the company. ...

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

We're moving stops down on a number of holdings in order to lower our risk in them.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Adding King Digital to the short ideas table.  

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

ConocoPhillips is off the short ideas table and we add Ross Stores to the longs.

Mastercard rated new Buy at Sterne Agee

Cashing In on Credit

Cashing In on Credit

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The rundown: • U.S. futures are flattish this morning. (S&P 500 futures are unchanged and Nasdaq futures are 3 handles lower) • Europe is up by about 0.50% on average. • The Nikkei is down 0.13%. The Wall Street Journal (Jon Hilsenra...

MA Investor Mtg.

MasterCard: Apple Pay Another Step Toward Cashless Society

MasterCard: Apple Pay Another Step Toward Cashless Society

Consumers are eager to take advantage of the most innovative, speediest payment experience, so Apple Pay is an ideal match for MasterCard.

Meeting Unmet Needs

Apple is a prime example, but there are many others.

The Daily Dose: Digesting Apple

A practical guide to what Apple just unveiled.

Apple Keeps the Cool Factor

Many of the products were expected, but with some big surprises.