Growth in MasterCard payments

MastercardThe second largest company in the world for card payments MasterCard reported higher than expected earnings in the second quarter, thanks to growth in the volume of payments. The net income increased by 10% to 931 million USD (80 cents per share) between April and June, compared to 848 million USD (70 cents per share) a year earlier. The net income grew by 13.4% to 2.38 billion USD.
The average estimate of analysts was for earnings per share of 77 cents and revenue of 2.31 ​​billion USD. The volume of payments made ​​with cards MasterCard, swelled by 12.5% to 821 billion dollars, calculated in local currency due to gains in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. The volume of payments in the United States increased by 10.1% to 289 billion USD.
The price of the shares of MasterCard rose by 2.3% since published financial results in May, trailing the index S&P 500, which added 4.6% to its value over the same period.

One Response to Growth in MasterCard payments

  1. Olga says:

    MasterCard – the best! My opinion )

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