Mastercard Incorporated Class A (MA)

349.42
5.66 1.59
NYSE
Prev Close 355.08
Open 342.57
Day Low/High 330.59 / 350.10
52 Wk Low/High 306.00 / 401.50
Volume 7.42M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 982.56B
Market Cap 357.65B
P/E Ratio 49.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Mastercard estimates raised at Jefferies

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MasterCard downgraded at Sterne Agee

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Mastercard Sees Consumer Slowdown

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