On 4/8/20, Mastercard will be exchanged ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $ 0.40, payable on 5/8/20. As a percentage of MA’s recent share price of $ 251.67, this dividend is around 0.16%.
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Below is a chronological chart of dividends by MA, which shows historical dividends prior to the last $ 0.40 declared by Mastercard:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the above story can help judge whether the most recent MA dividend is likely to continue and whether the current estimated return of 0.64% on an annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual return in the future. The following chart shows the one-year performance of MA shares, compared to the 200-day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, the lowest point of MA in its 52-week range is $ 199.99 per share, with $ 347.25 as the highest point of 52 weeks – which compares to a last exchange of $ 251, 10.
In Monday trading, Mastercard Inc shares are currently up around 6.2% per day.