Visa Falling Behind MasterCard Internationally

Visa (NYSE: V  ) is the big card company in the U.S., but MasterCard (NYSE: MA  ) is the fastest growing overseas. Erin Miller sat down with Travis Hoium to see why he thinks MasterCard can outperform Visa, and why buying both stocks may be the right strategy for investors.

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  • Report this Comment On May 11, 2013, at 3:18 AM, PhilipCohen wrote:

    So, Visa is falling behind MasterCard, internationally. Maybe so. But if you want to see some really drastic “falling behind”, wait until the participating retail banks start marketing Visa’s and MasterCard's new online digital wallets: then you will see the clunky PreyPal very quickly “fall behind” back to its mandated place on the atrophying eBay marketplace and its off-eBay place as the merchant account “provider of last resort” … http://bit.ly/UVXx53

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