Mastercard is a credit service company located in New York, United States, which is part of the Financial Services sector, and is traded under the ticker MA on the NYSE exchange.
Mastercard stock last closed at $360.06, down 0.21% from the previous day, and has increased 12.45% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Credit Services industry by 0.39 percentage points. Mastercard stock is currently +30.05% from its 52-week low of $276.87, and -9.97% from its 52-week high of $399.92.
There are currently 961.46M MA shares outstanding. The market cap of MA is $346.18B. In the past 24 hours, 2.02M MA shares were traded.
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Analysts use many financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge MA's intrinsic value.
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Out of 19 Wall Street analysts who monitor MA, the consensus analyst rating on MA is a Strong Buy
Fahed Kunwar, a bottom 30% analyst from Redburn Partners initiates coverage on MA with a hold rating, on Nov 29, 2022.
Dan Dolev, a bottom 1% analyst from Mizuho maintains MA with a strong buy rating and lowers their MA price target from $385.00 to $380.00, on Nov 1, 2022.
Ramsey El-Assal, a bottom 1% analyst from Barclays maintains MA with a strong buy rating and lowers their MA price target from $430.00 to $428.00, on Oct 31, 2022.
James Faucette, a top 11% analyst from Morgan Stanley maintains MA with a strong buy rating and lowers their MA price target from $441.00 to $437.00, on Oct 28, 2022.
Daniel Perlin, a bottom 3% analyst from RBC Capital maintains MA with a buy rating and lowers their MA price target from $400.00 to $392.00, on Oct 28, 2022.
You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Mastercard stock forecast page.
Last year, MA earnings were $9.78B. Over the past five year, MA's earnings have gone up by 18.48% per year. This was faster than the Credit Services industry average of 17.42%.
Last year, MA revenue was $21.64B. In the past 5 year, MA's revenue has increased by 12.62% per year. This was faster than the Credit Services industry average of 11.3%.
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Over the past 12 months, insiders at MA have sold more shares than they have bought.
Foundation Mastercard, 10% Owner of MA, was the latest MA insider to sell. They sold $60,091,672.47 worth of MA shares on Nov 11, 2022.
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Mastercard pays a dividend of 0.54%, compared to the Credit Services industry's average dividend yield of 5.43%. If you owned $1,000 worth of MA stock, you would have received $5.44 in the past 12 months.
Mastercard dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade and have remained stable.
Dig into more analysis about Mastercard dividend yield and history here.
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