1. As of noon trading, MasterCard Incorporated ( MA) is up $6.99 (1.4%) to $488.50 on average volume Thus far, 308,792 shares of MasterCard Incorporated exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 704,100 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $483.24-$489.55 after having opened the day at $484.20 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $481.51.

MasterCard Incorporated, a payments and technology company, together with its subsidiaries, provides transaction processing and other payment-related services in the United States and internationally. MasterCard Incorporated has a market cap of $57.1 billion and is part of the diversified services industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.7, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 28.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 22 analysts that rate MasterCard Incorporated a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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