Mastercard, Inc. operates within the Business services sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Mastercard with three other
companies in this sector in UNITED STATES :
sales of $21.85 billion
of which 50%
was Data processing revenues),
of which 91%
was Total net transaction revenues), and
Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.
of which 47%
was Banking Solutions).
During the first
quarter of 2021, sales at Mastercard totalled
an increase of 3.6%
from the $4.01 billion in sales at the company during the first quarter of 2020.
There appears to be at least some degree of seasonality in the sales at Mastercard: during 8 of the previous 9
years, sales were highest during the third quarter.
The exception to this was during 2020, when the
fourth quarter was the best quarter, accounting for
27% of sales (during that same year, the
third quarter accounted for 25% of sales).
During the year ended December of 2020, sales at
Mastercard were $15.30 billion.
decrease of 9.4%
versus 2019, when the company's sales were $16.88 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 37.4% decline
in Cross-Border Volume Fees, from $5.61 billion to $3.51 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Domestic Assessments (down 1.8% to $6.66 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Transaction Processing (up 2,247.0% to $8.73 billion)