Mastercard received price-target raises from two Wall Street analysts.
In a note to clients, Nomura Instinet analyst Bill Carcache boosted his price target for the credit card company’s shares to $354 from $324. Carcache maintained his buy rating on the stock. The analyst perceives "high secular" growth in Mastercard’s payment networks business.
Bernstein analyst Harshita Rawat increased price target on Mastercard to $355 from $300. Rawat kept an outperform rating on the shares.
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MA moved above its 50-day moving average on May 25, 2023 date and that indicates a change from a downward trend to an upward trend.
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The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating very strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating low risk on high returns. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 83, placing this stock better than average.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating steady price growth. MA’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Seasonality Score of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is fair valued in the industry. The Tickeron Seasonality score describes the variance of predictable price changes around the same period every calendar year. These changes can be tied to a specific month, quarter, holiday or vacation period, as well as a meteorological or growing season.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to consistent earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is significantly overvalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: MA's P/B Ratio (66.667) is very high in comparison to the industry average of (3.866). P/E Ratio (37.453) is within average values for comparable stocks, (29.180). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (1.506) is also within normal values, averaging (1.404). MA has a moderately low Dividend Yield (0.006) as compared to the industry average of (0.049). P/S Ratio (15.823) is also within normal values, averaging (5.574).
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows