Mastercard Incorporated Class A (MA)

331.72
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NYSE
Prev Close 331.67
Open 333.04
Day Low/High 331.68 / 336.80
52 Wk Low/High 199.99 / 367.25
Volume 2.68M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1001.06B
Market Cap 339.76B
P/E Ratio 47.01
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The Santa Claus Rally finally appears.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Most likely, the 'big money' will remain on the sidelines until 2012.

Bringing My Money Home for the Holidays

Bringing My Money Home for the Holidays

Though it goes against my global bent, I'm realizing the U.S. is the place to be.

Expecting a Quiet Week

Expecting a Quiet Week

I am favoring long market-equity puts and long inverse-volatility ETFs through early 2012.

The Day Ahead: Awaiting Clues From the Fed

The Day Ahead: Awaiting Clues From the Fed

Economists expect rates to remain unchanged, but many will be listening for projections about bonds and inflation.

Design Your Own Dividends

Design Your Own Dividends

Investors can generate a significant income stream through the sale of covered calls.

Not Giving Up on This Rally

Not Giving Up on This Rally

The buying lacks conviction, but we have some high-quality setups.

In Search of Buyable Charts

In Search of Buyable Charts

A lack of bona fide prospects on my screens tells me this market needs a little more time.

Following Up on OVTI

Following Up on OVTI

I've been active in this name for the past few days -- here's what I'm seeing now.

All About Europe

As the continent faces a financial crisis similar to the one the U.S. had in 2008, investors may want to look to that year's winners.

Going for the Growth

These stocks have been making big moves -- up and down -- despite the market whipsaws caused by Europe.

Analyst Actions -- 11/3/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

The Day Ahead: Awaiting Bernanke's Speech

The Fed chief is set to deliver his comments about the economic outlook this afternoon.

Don't Dismiss History

About 100 years of data are showing market patterns that point to more upside for 2011.

RM Pro/Options Profits Tag Team

RM Pro/Options Profits Tag Team

The ins of outs of the earnings trade.

Analyst Actions -- 10/27/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

The Day Ahead: Earnings Season in Full Swing

A slew of blue-chips and other closely watched names are scheduled to report today.

Analyst Actions -- 10/4/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Cash is king these days.

Warren Buffett vs. the Economists

The billionaire investor is optimistic about the economy, which flies in the face of most forecasts.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Most sectors feel selling pressure, though the last hour brought what could have been some window-dressing.

Don't Throw Away the History Books

Use them to identify valuable signals that can help mitigate risk and preserve capital.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

We could see a window-dressing bounce in the market since Friday marks the end of the third quarter.

Overnight Weakness Can Be Healthy

Overnight Weakness Can Be Healthy

Most market-leading stocks had gotten extended from their tight buy pivot points.

The Day Ahead: Options Expiration May Boost Volume

Wall Street appeared set for a lower open Friday, as news from Europe continues to drive market direction.

Analyst Actions -- 9/16/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Hard to chase strength and weakness in this tape.

Looking for a Short in MA

Looking for a Short in MA

Aggressive traders could sell short after a daily close below the zone of support provided by the 50-day average and the wedge uptrend line.

Just Put it on the Card

Transaction processors are flourishing despite a weak U.S. economy.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Sellers stepped into the market more aggressively after Ben Bernanke's speech.