Mastercard Incorporated (MA): Price and Financial Metrics

Mastercard Incorporated (MA): $382.51

31.98 (+9.12%)

POWR Rating

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MA POWR Grades

  • Sentiment is the dimension where MA ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.05% of US stocks.
  • MA's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 169 days.
  • MA's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 11.46% of US stocks).

MA Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $344,415,843,669, Mastercard Inc has a greater market value than 99.59% of US stocks.
  • MA's price/sales ratio is 19.36; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 92.77% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of Mastercard Inc's share price is greater than that of only 8.54% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MA, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BAC, PG, WMT, BHP, and XOM.
  • Visit MA's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MA Valuation Summary

  • MA's price/earnings ratio is 48.7; this is 342.73% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 186 months, MA's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 30.5.
  • MA's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 30.5 over the prior 186 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MA 2018-06-11 15.5 36.3 47.9 29.4
MA 2018-03-12 15.4 35.1 49.0 28.5
MA 2016-03-29 10.7 17.1 27.1 19.9
MA 2015-12-15 11.6 17.6 29.7 21.4
MA 2015-02-25 11.2 15.7 29.4 19.9
MA 2008-10-28 3.8 8.6 55.1 33.2

MA Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 112.14%.
  • The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 83.75%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 49.27%.
Over the past 49 months, MA's revenue has gone up $5,847,000,000.

The table below shows MA's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 17,788 8,527 8,093
2021-06-30 16,640 7,638 7,192
2021-03-31 15,447 6,828 6,546
2020-12-31 15,301 7,224 6,411
2020-09-30 15,595 7,951 6,726
2020-06-30 16,225 8,652 7,321

MA's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MA has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 67.3% of graded US stocks.
  • MA's asset turnover comes in at 0.513 -- ranking 317th of 563 Business Services stocks.
  • SABR, BGSF, and ACM are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MA.

The table below shows MA's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.513 1 0.574
2021-06-30 0.493 1 0.534
2021-03-31 0.468 1 0.501
2020-12-31 0.478 1 0.499
2020-09-30 0.505 1 0.547
2020-06-30 0.550 1 0.637

MA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MA, see our MA price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $438.51 Average Broker Recommendation 1.41 (Moderate Buy)

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MA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $382.51 52-week high $401.50
Prev. close $350.53 52-week low $306.00
Day low $355.38 Volume 8,811,327
Day high $382.77 Avg. volume 5,745,712
50-day MA $350.23 Dividend yield 0.56%
200-day MA $359.94 Market Cap 375.84B

Mastercard Incorporated (MA) Company Bio

Mastercard provides transaction processing, including authorization, clearing, and settlement, as well as delivers related products and services. The company was founded in 1966 and is based in Purchase, New York.

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Latest MA News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Mastercard Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MA as an investment opportunity.

Mastercard Incorporated 2022 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

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Seeking Alpha | January 27, 2022

Mastercard Incorporated (MA) CEO Michael Miebach on Q4 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Seeking Alpha | January 27, 2022

Mastercard (MA) Q4 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

MA earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2021.

The Motley Fool | January 27, 2022

Visa’s Results Topped Forecasts. The Stock Is Rising After Hours.

Visa's latest quarterly results beat Wall Street estimates for sales and earnings, sending its stock higher in after-hours trading.

Yahoo | January 27, 2022

Mastercard (MA) Q4 Earnings Beat on Consumer Spending Recovery

Mastercard's (MA) fourth-quarter cross-border spending rises above the pre-pandemic level.

Yahoo | January 27, 2022

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MA Price Returns

1-mo 6.01%
3-mo 14.15%
6-mo -0.63%
1-year 18.54%
3-year 94.96%
5-year 258.09%
YTD 6.59%
2021 1.16%
2020 20.19%
2019 59.16%
2018 25.31%
2017 47.69%

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