Mastercard Inc

Key Insights on Mastercard’s Financial Performance

⚡Net Revenue grew by 41.99% from 2016 to 2020 with a YoY decline of 9.37% in 2020

⚡ Total operating expenses grew by 43.96% from 2016 to 2020.

⚡Total Operating Expenses in 2020 was spent as follows: 89.01% on General & Admin expenses, 9.89% on Advertising and marketing, and 1.10% on provision for litigation.

⚡Net Income grew by 57.94% from 2016 to 2020 with a YoY decline of 21.03% in 2020.

⚡ Liquidity: Mastercard has maintained an avg of 28.94% of total Assets in highly Liquid Assets for the 5 years period.

⚡ Return on Equity: Mastercard increased the returns to stockholders from 71.41% in 2016 to 98.81% in 2020, but recorded YoY decline of 27.98% in 2020

⚡Leverage: Mastercard is highly geared with a gearing ratio of 195.31% in 2020

Source : The Mastercard Company Annual Report