Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) is reversing earlier gains today as it puts in a technical top. This stock has had an epic performance since 2009 when it was priced at $117.00. The stock hit a new all time high today at $695.01. That is a massive gain of almost 500%. There have been only minor pull backs along the way. ...
20 Dividend Stocks With Best Buy Recommendations From The Services Sector
The Best Dividend Stocks from the Business Service Industry To Buy Now
The Best Yielding Shares from the Business Services Sector Originally Published At “long-term-investments.blogspot.com”. An interesting industry is in my view the business services industry. Nearly 100 companies are related to the sector of which only 30 pay dividends to its shareholders. The total capitalization of the sector amounts to $7.25 trillion. The average dividend yield within the industry amounts to 25.4 and the yield reach 1.1 percent.
Western Union (NYSE:WU) - A Major Player In Global Payment Services With Over 4% Yield And Potential To Double
The money transfer company was sold-off by many investors after the disappointing the third-quarter results of the company. The company announced a 1% increase in sales and raised dividends by 25 percent and increased share buybacks to $750 million, but lowered the guidance in accordance to lower second-half revenues and a higher competition. The stock dropped around thirty percent and the current dividend yield after the dividend hike is over 4% at a P/E ratio of less than 7. Morningstar analysts estimated the fair value of the company at $25.0 which represents a potential to double.
The 20 Biggest Dividend Stocks Within The Service Sector
The markets are seeing red today with the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) trading at $135.86, -0.60 (-0.44%). After Greece received its second bailout over the holiday weekend, the markets have started to show major cracks. Interestingly enough, this is happening just as the retail investor is jumping back into the market. This is setting up for a sell off and pivot top of 2012.
(CRWE, GLT, MTN, MA) Stock Highlights by CRWEFinance.com
This morning, Visa Inc (NYSE:V) and MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) are surging sharply higher. The catalyst for the rally in these two leading stocks is a strong reaction to the MasterCard earnings announcement. MA stock will have some short term intra-day resistance around the $385.00 level. Visa Inc stock is obviously trading higher in sympathy to the MasterCard earning report.