Visa Inc. is a global payments technology company providing electronic payment solutions to its clients worldwide. It is one of the largest retail electronic funds transfer networks used globally.

Visa provides transaction processing services through its global processing platform, VisaNet, payment products, and other value-added services to its clients. In addition, the company has adopted new digital payment and security technologies, such as contactless and tokenization.

The company has a presence in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. More than 188 billion global transactions are processed through VisaNet each year. VisaNet is Visa Inc.’s reliable and secure processing system, which has supported the company’s growth across the world.

Key Investment Data

  • Ticker: nyse:v
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Industry: Credit Services
  • Market Cap: 534.51B
  • Market Cap Group: Mega Cap
  • P/E: 29.66
  • Dividend Yield: 0.78%


The competitive landscape is important as they compete for the same business. Below is the list of competitors in the same industry. While not displayed, a number of metrics you can also use to evaluate your picks are the Chowder Score, the Relative Strength Index (RSI), the Graham Number, and the Piotroski F-Score.

Ticker Ticker Company Market Cap P/E Yield Aristocrat Graph SectorID IndustryID
V NYSE:V Visa 534.51 29.66 0.78 NO 1 7 32
MA NYSE:MA Master Card 412.46 35.27 0.60 NO 1 7 32
AXP NYSE:AXP American Express 174.34 19.97 1.16 NO 1 7 32
WU NYSE:WU The Western Union Company 4.22 7.37 7.54 NO 1 7 32

Visa - FAQ

What is the stock ticker for Visa?

The stock ticker for Visa is NYSE:V.

Is Visa a good stock to buy?

You need to consider your investment strategy and how NYSE:V can fit in your portfolio.

The current dividend income score of 6/10 and dividend growth score of 10/10. Those 2 metrics together should help you decide the fit for your portfolio. Be it for income or for growth.

Is Visa a Buy, Sell or Hold?

The Dividend Snapshot Opportunity Score of 69 out of 100.

The score reflects the strength of a buy signal but it does not show a sell signal if it's low. The higher the better.

A sell signal is more difficult as it often relies on the reason you bought the stock in the first place.

How can I buy stocks for Visa?

You can easily buy the V stock with an online trading platform.

Just make sure the stock fits your risk profile and investment goals.

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