Mastercard About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (MA)

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 10/5/18, Mastercard Inc (Symbol: MA) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 11/9/18. As a percentage of MA's recent stock price of $222.88, this dividend works out to approximately 0.11%.


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MA is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.45% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MA shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Mastercard Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, MA's low point in its 52 week range is $140.61 per share, with $225.35 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $222.79.

In Wednesday trading, Mastercard Inc shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: MA

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