Mastercard Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 07, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 08,
2014. Shareholders who purchased MA stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-81.67% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $76.2, the dividend yield is .58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MA was $76.2,
representing a -10.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.75 and
a 34.39% increase over the 52 week low of $56.70.
MA is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes
companies such as Visa Inc. (
) and The Priceline Group Inc. (
). MA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.67. Zacks Investment Research reports MA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.78%, compared to an
industry average of 14.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MA as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund (
- AdvisorShares Global Alpha & Beta ETF (RRGR)
- ProShares Ultra Financials ETF (
- ProShares UltraPro Financials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FINU with an increase of
24.6% over the last 100 days. IYG has the highest percent weighting
of MA at 3.51%.