Mastercard Incorporated Class A (MA)

339.51
6.18 1.85
NYSE
Prev Close 333.33
Open 337.30
Day Low/High 337.30 / 342.42
52 Wk Low/High 306.00 / 401.50
Volume 4.94M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 982.56B
Market Cap 316.49B
P/E Ratio 49.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Stay Focused on Stock-Picking

Stay Focused on Stock-Picking

Play the good action in individual stocks and don't worry about a big market shift.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Until the trend changes, don't fight the tape.

Time to Swipe MasterCard?

Time to Swipe MasterCard?

At first glance it looks like a breakout, but the chart indicates some bearish divergences.

MasterCard rated new Neutral at UBS

EBay Has a Strong Allure

EBay Has a Strong Allure

It's the rare high-growth, value story that so many search for.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The accelerated uptrend continues to hold as the market rides the 10-day moving average.

The Chips Behind the Dollars

The Chips Behind the Dollars

Mobile payment processing has become hugely lucrative, and these are the firms that power it.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Manage positions and stay with the trend until the uptrend breaks.

Banks Face Further Tough Obstacles

Banks Face Further Tough Obstacles

If you want exposure to the financial sector, forget the banks and dig deeper.

MasterCard numbers raised at Citigroup

MasterCard Charges For Fee Lawsuit

MasterCard Charges For Fee Lawsuit

MasterCard delivered another huge quarter, but is humbled with a charge as they set aside money for a fee lawsuit.

Hot for Coal

Hot for Coal

In light of the breakout today, I'm adjusting my Walter Energy position to get even longer.

The Day Ahead: IPO? What IPO?

The Day Ahead: IPO? What IPO?

Giddiness about Facebook's filing was pushed aside as traders awaited other market-moving events.

Facebook Files for Hotly Anticipated IPO

Facebook Files for Hotly Anticipated IPO

Facebook finally filed for its hotly anticipated IPO of five billion dollars today after the closing bell.

Looking for a Big Move in Chipotle

Looking for a Big Move in Chipotle

Someday the big growth in this name will be over, but not yet.  

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The market is in a tricky spot, and many traders are reducing risk and waiting for a better set-up.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Tomorrow is the last day of the month, so it's ok to step back if you feel you do not have an edge.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Be prepared for the barrage of earnings reports due out this week.

Pressing Pause

Pressing Pause

 My intermediate-term 2012 outlook for the U.S. stock market remains bright.

Pressing Pause

My intermediate-term 2012 outlook for the U.S. stock market remains bright. I am reducing the long exposure of the Kass model portfolio from 75% to 50%. While I have raised the S&P 500's fair market value from 1325 to 1345, the upside is now only 2%...

Widespread Weakness in the Highfliers

Apple, Wynn, Amazon, Priceline, Netflix, Citrix, MasterCard and Google are just some of the names. In an otherwise quiet day, there is absolutely awful performance today in the highfliers. Consider the weakness in Apple (AAPL); Wynn (WYNN); caused b...

Fitz Bits: RIMM Still in Demand

Fitz Bits: RIMM Still in Demand

If you're interested in this stock, consider acting now.

American Express Has Room to Move

American Express Has Room to Move

The stock is showing accumulation ahead of Thursday's earnings report.

American Express Has Room to Move

American Express Has Room to Move

The stock is showing accumulation ahead of Thursday's earnings report.

Stocks to Watch as Earnings Season Heats Up

Stocks to Watch as Earnings Season Heats Up

Alix Steel and Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3Live.com, revealhow to trade stocks ahead of earnings season: retail, banks, tech.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

It's best to clean up some excess longs.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

This is a stock pickers market and a good time to detect relative strength and weakness plays.

The Day Ahead: Futures Look Lower

The Day Ahead: Futures Look Lower

Momentum from Tuesday's heavy-volume rally in the major indices seems to have stalled.