MasterCard (MA) approves a new $2B share repurchase program. The new buyback will become...

|About: MasterCard Incorporated (MA)|By:, SA News Editor

MasterCard (MA) approves a new $2B share repurchase program. The new buyback will become effective at the completion of its current $1.5B program which still has $440M outstanding. In addition, the company doubled its quarterly dividend payout to $0.60 a share. MA +1.4% premarket.