0.57% Aug 21, 04:34 PM
$0.44 Paid Quarterly
14.7% EPS $3.00
2 years Since 2012
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

MA - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
No Upcoming Dividend Dates
MA has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

MA - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 0.57%

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MA - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $0.44

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MA - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for MA. 51.8% 100.0% 2 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

MA - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 2 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.2100 2013 100.0%
$0.1050 2012 75.0%

MA - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 2 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.1100 2014-06-03 2014-07-07 2014-07-09 2014-08-08 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2014-02-04 2014-04-07 2014-04-09 2014-05-09 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.1000 2013-12-10 2014-01-07 2014-01-09 2014-02-10 Yes Regular Quarter
10-for-1 2013-12-10 2014-01-22 2014-01-09 2014-01-21 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0600 2013-09-17 2013-10-07 2013-10-09 2013-11-08 Yes Regular Quarter

MasterCard (MA) - News

  • MasterCard (MA) reported its second quarter results before the opening bell on Thursday morning, posting increases in revenue and earnings over...
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  • Mastercard Inc Shares Plummet on Earnings Miss (MA)

    Shares of Mastercard Inc (MA) plunged 7% on Friday morning after the company reported its fourth quarter financial results, which were below analysts' expectations.  MA's Earnings in Brief
    • MA reported Q4 earnings of $623 million, or 52 cents per share, up from $605 million, or 49 cents per share, a year ago. 
    • Adjusted earnings were s $684 million, or 57 cents per share. The average analyst estimate was 60 cents per share.
    • Revenue increased to $2.13 billion from $1.9 billion last year, but missed analysts' estimate of $2.14 billion.
    CEO Commentary

    Ajay Banga, MasterCard president and CEO commented on the results: "We are very pleased with our performance this quarter and our full-year 2013 results reflect the overall strength of our global business. In addition to signing several significant deals last quarter, we made new investments in processing and person-to person payments while expanding our MasterPass digital platform - all supporting safe and seamless payment experiences."

     MA's Dividend MA declared its last dividend on December 10. This $1.10 quarterly dividend will be paid on February 10. We expect MA to declare its next dividend sometime in February. Stock Performance Mastercard shares were down $5.58, or 7.00%, during pre-market trading Friday.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Mastercard Inc (MA) have a 5.52% yield based on Thursday's closing price of $79.76. Mastercard Inc (MA) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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