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.
MA Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for MA, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Mastercard Inc ranked in the 28th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Mastercard Inc ended up being:
As a business, MA is generating more cash flow than 96.11% of positive cash flow stocks in the Financial Services.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 4% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 12.66% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
MA's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 45.72% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
Want more companies with a valuation profile/forecast similar to that of Mastercard Inc? See MMC, NHLD, WTRE, TPRE, and AMK.
Further #fintech cooperation announced as @MastercardUK Partners With @ACI_Worldwide to Advance New #Payment Solutions for #Customers The post Mastercard Partners With ACI Worldwide to Advance New Payment Solutions for Customers appeared first on The Fintech Times .
The 2020 Mastercard Gig Economy Industry Outlook report indicates that there is rapid development of the global Gig Economy, projecting double-digit annual growth for the industry over the next five years. CNBC Africa spoke with Ngozi Megwa, Senior vice President, Digital Partnerships, Middle East and Africa at Mastercard on the purpose of the study and the impact this fast-growing industry has on the East African economy.
I bumped into this article on The Economist the other day, which postulates that the existing financial system could be replaced. SWIFT, VISA, MasterCard and other regional and national systems like BACS, CHAPS, CHIPS, Fedwire and such like, were all created in the 1970s or thereabouts. They’re fifty years old. …
Summary List Placement Amazon One will allow customers, upon sign-up, to enter two Seattle Amazon Go stores using hand-scanning technology. Amazon is planning a wider rollout to its other retail locations and hopes to bring the technology to a range of third-party locations for a variety of different uses, including accepting contactless payments. For example, Amazon says One technology could allow users to enter offices and stadiums, or authenticate loyalty cards at checkout. Although other firms like Fujitsu have launched similar biometrics products in the past, Amazon is the first major retailer to create and implement the technology in stores. Amazon plans to leverage the biometric technology to expand its payments, retail, and data collection capabilities. A Mastercard study found ...
This unprecedented year has accelerated charitable giving by double-digit percentages. With consumer spending increasingly moving online, Mastercard is today announcing the expansion of its digital giving platform – Mastercard Donate - to enable cardholders to round up their everyday spend to the nearest dollar for donations to the charity of their choice.