|Bid||181.96 x 900|
|Ask||181.52 x 800|
|Day's range||181.34 - 183.28|
|52-week range||121.60 - 187.05|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||0.93|
|PE ratio (TTM)||34.26|
|Earnings date||28 Jan 2020 - 3 Feb 2020|
|Forward dividend & yield||1.20 (0.66%)|
|1y target est||202.78|
Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced plans to launch a new certification program and fund up to 500 scholarships, available to qualified applicants, that can be used toward obtaining this new professional certification. Visa’s new certification program is designed to train individuals as dispute resolution professionals, a role that is currently in high demand across the payments ecosystem.
Regulators made proposals on Thursday to strengthen the ability of banks and payment firms in Britain to cope with major incidents and maintain key services with minimum interruption. The Bank of England and the Financial Conduct Authority have proposed that banks, insurers, investment firms, exchanges and financial market infrastructure (FMIs) firms like Visa that make payments possible, set "impact tolerances" for important services. Firms themselves would quantify the maximum level of disruption they would tolerate in terms of time, volume of business or number of customers affected.
FINNOSUMMIT -- NovoPayment, a Banking-as-a-Service platform category leader, and Visa Inc., the world’s leader in digital payments, today announced an expansion of their strategic partnership to enable financial institutions and merchants to deploy Visa’s digital solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean. Visa has also made a strategic investment in NovoPayment.
The travel website recently compiled the most expensive and affordable airports in all 50 states, and ranked Newark Liberty International Airport at the top of the pricey list.
The dual tailwinds of renewed trade optimism and stronger-than-expected corporate earnings drove the rally. The bullishness was further fueled by rate cuts by the Federal Reserve.
Visa Inc.'s (NYSE:V) board of directors announced today that on November 13, 2019, it appointed Ramon L. Laguarta to the Board, effective November 20, 2019, for a term that will expire at the Company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Mr. Laguarta has served as PepsiCo, Inc.’s CEO and a director since October 2018, and assumed the role of chairman of the board in February 2019. Mr. Laguarta is a strong global leader with extensive consumer products experience gained from 20-plus years of senior operational and executive roles at PepsiCo, both internationally and in the U.S. Upon becoming CEO, he heightened the company’s focus on accelerated, sustainable growth and further pushed purpose to the center of its business strategy and brands.
The regulator is looking into whether Visa, Mastercard and other large debit card issuers are blocking retailers from routing card transactions over alternative networks such as Pulse, NYCE and Star, the report said. The FTC has been reaching out to large merchants and their trade groups over the issue, the report added.
China mobile payment giants Alipay and WeChat Pay have started allowing overseas users to link their accounts to international bank cards, in a move cheered by foreign payment firms like Visa and Mastercard. Tencent, the parent company of WeChat Pay, said on Wednesday it was opening up in a statement on one of its official websites, while Alibaba-backed Alipay announced the change on its official media service platform.
Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced its plans to lease a new, 300,000 square foot, 13-story building in the vibrant Mission Rock neighborhood of San Francisco, which will serve as Visa’s new global headquarters once completed. Additionally, as part of Visa’s overall Bay Area real estate expansion plan, Visa will completely redesign its Foster City campus into a state-of-the-art facility to create a collaborative and inspiring environment for our Product and Technology teams.
Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced that New York City Police Commissioner James “Jimmy” P. O’Neill will join Visa, upon his retirement from the police force, as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Physical Security. Mr. O’Neill will be responsible for the development, implementation and day-to-day operations of Visa’s global physical and personnel security and associated programs to ensure that the company’s employees and assets are protected in the 200+ countries in which Visa operates.
“Visa believes this is a great step forward, both for consumers travelling to China and the overall payments industry. In a truly global commerce environment, collaboration is essential to provide consumers with a seamless payments experience. Visa is excited to work with Tencent, one of China’s leading fintech companies, on a secure, convenient and interoperable mobile payment experience that will benefit the large number of international travelers visiting China.
Facebook (FB) shares have jumped 11% in the past month and the social company recently topped quarterly estimates amid ongoing political scrutiny. The question is should investors buy Facebook stock right now?