- An increase in processed transactions of 20%, to 9.2 billion;
- An increase in cross-border volumes of 17%; and
- A 14% increase in gross dollar volume, on a local currency basis, to $986 billion.
GE and Baker Hughes are in talks on possible partnerships; Alphabet shares rise after it beats profit and revenue estimates; Amazon slides after fourth-quarter guidance is disappointing.
MasterCard (MA) is scheduled to release its 2016 third quarter results before Friday's opening bell.