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Mastercard (MA) Company Profile

Updated Jun 19, 2020
Mastercard has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Mastercard Inc.
Short Name:Mastercard
Trading Ticker Symbol:MA
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Harrison, New York
Primary Industry Sector:Finance
Seconday Sub-sector:Business Services
Main Business Areas: Finance, Business Services, Financial Services, Credit Services, Blockchain, S&P 500
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
Technical Analysis:Recent Candlestick Patterns
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Mastercard stock

Market and Trading Information for Mastercard

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Mastercard as of writing:
Current Share Price:$296.5
Previous Year's Closing Price:$298.59
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-0.7%
Market Cap:$297.61 billion
52-week Price Range:$199.99 - $347.25
Dividend Per Share:$1.39
EPS (TTM):7.82
Price-Earnings (Trailing):37.89
Price-Earnings (Forward):34.04

Company Profile and Business Description for Mastercard

MasterCard Incorporated, incorporated on May 9, 2001, is a technology company that connects consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses across the world, enabling them to use electronic forms of payment. The Company operates through Payment Solutions segment. The Company allows user to make payments by creating a range of payment solutions and services using its brands, which include MasterCard, Maestro and Cirrus.

The Company provides a range of products and solutions that support payment products, which customers can offer to their cardholders. The Company's services facilitate transactions on its network among cardholders, merchants, financial institutions and governments. The Company's products include consumer credit and charge, commercial, debit, prepaid, commercial and digital. The Company's consumer credit and charge offers a range of programs that enables issuers to provide consumers with cards allowing users to defer payment. The Company's debit supports a range of payment products and solutions that allows its customers to provide consumers with access to funds in deposit and other accounts. The Company offers prepaid payment programs using any of its brands, which it supports with processing products and services. The Company focuses on segments, which include government programs, such as social security payments, unemployment benefits and others; commercial programs, such as payroll, health savings accounts, employee benefits and others, and consumer reloadable programs for individuals and users of electronic payments. The Company also provides prepaid program management services, primarily outside of the United States, that manage and enable switching and issuer processing for consumer and commercial prepaid travel cards for business partners, such as financial institutions, retailers, telecommunications companies, travel agents, foreign exchange bureaus, colleges and universities, airlines and governments.

The Company offers commercial payment products and solutions, which helps large corporations, mid-sized companies, small businesses and government entities streamline their procurement and payment processes, manage information and expenses (such as travel and entertainment) and manage administrative costs. The Company's offerings and platforms include premium, travel, purchasing and fleet cards and programs. Its SmartData tool provides information reporting and expense management capabilities, and credit and debit programs for small businesses. It focuses on offering digital solutions, such as MasterPass digital payments ecosystem, MasterCard Digital Enablement Service (MDES) suite and other products. The Company enables consumers to use their smartphones to make digital payments through various partnerships with mobile companies and digital companies around the world. Through Mastercard Send, the Company provides money transfer and global remittance solutions to enable its customers to facilitate consumers sending and receiving money domestically and around the world. The Company focuses on delivering consumer shopping safety through MasterCard Labs.

The Company offers products and services to prevent, detect and respond to fraud and to ensure the safety of transactions made on MasterCard products. These include Internet authentication/verification solutions that leverage biometrics; services assisting customers, merchants and third-party service providers in protecting against attacks and subsequent account data compromises, and fraud detection and management products and services. It has processing capabilities in the payments value chain in various regions and across the globe with a suite of offerings, including issuer and acquirer solutions designed to provide customers with a complete processing solution to help them create differentiated products and services, and allow deployment of payments portfolios across banking channels; payment gateways that offer a single interface to provide e-commerce merchants with the ability to process secure online and in-application payments and offer value-added solutions, including outsourced electronic payments, fraud prevention and alternative payment options, and mobile gateways that facilitate transaction routing and processing for mobile-initiated transactions for its customers.

The Company's MasterCard Advisors is its professional services group that provides analysis, data-driven consulting and marketing services solutions. Its information services group provides a range of data analytics and products (including reports, benchmarks, models and insights). The managed services group provides solutions to enable data-driven acquisition of accounts, activation of portfolios, conversion cards, marketing promotions activities and other customer management services. It provides a rewards platform that enables issuers to provide consumers with a range of services, such as personalized offers and rewards, access to a global airline lounge network, global and local concierge services, individual insurance coverages, emergency card replacement and emergency cash advance services. For merchants, the Company provides targeted offers and rewards campaigns, and management services for publishing offers, as well as opportunities for holders of co-brand or loyalty cards and rewards program members to obtain reward points.

The Company competes with American Express, Discover, JCB, UnionPay, Visa Inc., First Data Corporation, FIS, Interac, EFTPOS, Bankserv, Total System Services, Inc., PayPal, Alipay, Amazon and mPesa.

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ETFs Holding Mastercard Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Mastercard stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Mastercard stock holding. There are a total of 203 ETFs in Fknol.com records which are holding Mastercard stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

TickerNameShort DescriptionExpense
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No. of
Holdings
Dividend
Frequency
DFNDReality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETFThe Reality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF tracks an index of dividend-paying US large-cap stocks that are likely to increase dividends, while shorting those that are unlikely to do so. At rebalance, the fund is 75% long, 25% short. ...Full Details1.38%74
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ACIMSPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETFThe SPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of global stocks covering 98% of the capitalization of the developed and emerging markets. ...Full Details0.25%906
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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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ACWViShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETFThe iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETF tracks an index of large- and midcap global stocks selected and weighted to create a low volatility portfolio subject to constraints including sector exposure. ...Full Details0.2%426
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ALFAAlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETFThe AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF tracks an index that aims to deliver outperformance by mimicking hedge funds' positions in US equities. The index relies on lagged published holdings to determine long exposure. ...Full Details0.69%43
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BLCNReality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy ETFBLCN tracks an index of global companies involved in developing, researching, or using blockchain technologies. ...Full Details0.68%61
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BLOKAmplify Transformational Data Sharing ETFThe Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF is an actively managed portfolio mainly consisting of global equities focusing on blockchain technology. ...Full Details0.7%53
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BVALBrand Value ETFThe Brand Value ETF tracks an equal-weighted index of 50 US companies determined to have the most undervalued brands relative to their market capitalization. ...Full Details0.65%51
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CATHGlobal X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETFThe Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETF tracks an index of US large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500. The cap-weighted index omits companies from certain industries at odds with Catholic values. ...Full Details0.29%464
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CHGXChange Finance Diversified Impact US Large Cap Fossil Fuel Free ETFCHGX tracks an index of 100 US large-cap stocks that meet diverse environmental, social, and governance standards. ...Full Details0.49%101
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See Full List of ETFs holding Mastercard stock in their respective portfolios.

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