Several stock analysts working at Seaport Global Securities have reduced the FY estimates of the stocks of NYSE:MA in a 26th April research note. C. Brendler, the lead analyst from the brokerage, has predicted that the provider of credit services will be issuing an EPS of $8.10 for this year, which is quite a downgrade from the previous EPS of $8.14.
The Quarterly Estimates Of NYSE:MA
NYSE:MA previously updated their quarterly results on the 28th of January. The EPS reported by the company was $1.64 which is more than the consensus estimate of $1.51. The revenue generated by the company during this period was $4.12 billion, which is more than the consensus estimate of $4.01 billion. The return on equity for the company is 114.80%, with a net margin of 43.13%.
There have been quite a few research analysts who have commented on the stocks of NYSE:MA. Raymond James has also increased the price target of the company from $345 to $371 with a rating of outperform in a 29th January research report. Wells Fargo & Company has also increased the price target of the company from $350 to $400 with a rating of overweight in a 4th January research note.
Barclays has also increased the price target of the company from $380 to $402 with a rating of overweight in a Monday research report. Mizuho has also increased the price target of the company from $400 to $430 with a rating of buy in a 15th March research report.
Three of the investment analysts have issued the company with a rating of hold, while twenty-six analysts have given the company a rating of buy. Currently, NYSE:MA has a buy rating with a $369.price target.
The stocks of NYSE:MA traded on Wednesday at $392.03. The year low of the company is $262.96, with a year high set at $393.94. The moving average price of the company over a period of 50 days is $373.68, with a moving average of the company over 200 days set at $345.07.