Buy the Credit Card Companies (V, MA, DFS)

Credit Cards

It could be time to load up on shares of Visa (NYSE:V), MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and Discover (NYSE:DFS).

Have Visa and MasterCard Hit Bottom?

Visa & Mastercard

The Fears over Visa (NYSE:V) and MasterCard (NYSE:MA) being subject to proposed bank fee charges has cooled for the moment, with Visa shares gaining back 4% since Dec 17th.

Barney Frank Could Save Visa and MasterCard

Visa & Mastercard

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) and MasterCard (NYSE:MA) have a very powerful friend, U.S. House Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank.

Visa and MasterCard Shares Take a Beating

Credit Cards

Visa (NYSE:V) shares are down 16% this week and MasterCard (NYSE:MA) has dropped 13%, could the knee jerk reaction be overdone?

Move over Visa, Here Comes AT&T and Verizon

Visa & Mastercard

Today's biggest story that isn't getting the attention it deserves -- AT&T (NYSE:T) and Verizon (NYSE:VZ) to Take on MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and Visa (NYSE:V).  Another reason why AT&T Shares may not be Stuck in the $20 Range.

Market News: iPad Guide, BofA Credit Card Break, Visa-MC Card Sharks (NASDAQ:AAPL),(NYSE:BAC),(NYSE:V),(NYSE:MA)

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According to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), the iPad will run most of the 175,000 apps available for the iPhone. Of course, those apps were designed for an iPhone-size screen, so they'll appear in a much smaller window on the iPad. 

Rough Recession Waters for Credit Card Companies

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Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) and American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) may just be experiencing one of the strangest anomalies of the recession. 

Friday New Highs for i2 Technologies, Cheesecake Factory, and MasterCard (ITWO, CAKE, MA)

52-Week Highs

New 52-week highs for shares of i2 Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITWO) The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ:CAKE) and MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE:MA).

Chargeoffs Could Plague Credit Card Companies (NYSE: V),(NYSE: MA),(NYSE: AXP)

Visa & Mastercard

Get ready Visa, MasterCard and Amex, it may be a long haul out of the financial mess.  Shares of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) and American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) could be hurt if credit-card delinquencies continue to climb.  So, what's in your wallet?

2009 Holiday Shopping a Mixed Bag for Visa and Mastercard (MA, V)

Credit Cards

Bad news for MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and Visa (NYSE:V) -- only 26% of Thanksgiving weekend shoppers used credit cards according to a Reuters survey out today.  The rest of American consumers used cash or debit cards, that means less transactions for both Visa and Mastercard.

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