Consumers like novelty, reliability, variety, and other subjective qualities. But what really keeps them coming back to American Express is convenience.
Analysts are forecasting continuing growth for smart beta ETFs in 2018.
Mastercard reported strong results, but its shares could see near-term consolidation after it warned about possible fines.
Analysts suggest management is likely to lift 2018 estimates based on new deals in the pipeline.
Visa shares reached $100 for the first time, but with 28% year-to-date performance, there are signs of hesitation among traders.
Investors might find gains in large cap stocks with strong fundamentals.
Institutional accumulation was part of this breakout story.
Credit bureau Equifax revealed a giant data breach impacting 143 million customers including credit cards.
Chase Coleman's hedge fund is investing heavily in Apollo Global, private equity company of billionaire Leon Black.
MasterCard Inc. will send its dividend payment on May 9 to shareholders of record as of April 7.