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 $10.27 billion
of which 91%
was Total net transaction revenues),
of which 50%
was Data processing revenues), and
Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.
of which 47%
was Banking Solutions).
During the second
quarter of 2021, sales at Mastercard totalled
an increase of 35.8%
from the $3.34 billion in sales at the company during the second quarter of 2020.
This was the biggest same quarter rise in sales at Mastercard in the previous 35 quarters.
During the first two
quarters of 2021, sales totalled $8.68 billion, which is
than through the first two quarters 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)