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      Mastercard Dividend Yield, History, and Stock Split

      Mastercard Incorporated



      -7.11 (-1.77%)

      At Close: 4:00 PM


      -1.45 (-0.36%)

      Pre Market: 4:34 AM


      Frequently Asked Questions


      Is Mastercard Incorporated (MA) a dividend paying company?

      In a company, dividends are a portion of profits paid out to shareholders - investors getting a little bit back on their investment. In particular, dividends benefit investors, especially income-seeking investors, because they provide mutual benefits both to companies and investors. Dividends are a strong indicator for a company's ability to produce profits consistently and reflect favorably on its management. Mastercard Incorporated is also among the companies that regularly pay dividends.


      What is MA's dividend yield?

      Many factors affect dividend yields, including global market conditions, interest rates, and the financial status of an individual company.However, the average dividend yield for a good company is between 2% and 6%. MA's annual dividend yield for the trailing 12 months is 0.55%.


      When did MA last pay a dividend?

      MA last paid dividends on Nov. 8, 2023, with the ex-dividend date being Oct. 4, 2023.


      When was the last time MA stock split?

      MA stock split took place on Jan. 22, 2014.


      How did MA's stock split work?

      Its last split took place on Jan. 22, 2014, when Mastercard Incorporated went through a 10 : 1 split leaving the shareholder with 10 share(s) who previously owned 1 MA share(s).