NYSE:APF - Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.3456 +0.24 (+1.33 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 02:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.11
Today's Range$18.22 - $18.3665
52-Week Range$14.10 - $18.86
Volume45,771 shs
Average Volume42,612 shs
Market Capitalization$238.95 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.00%
Beta0.67
Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc. is a closed end equity mutual fund launched and managed by Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc. It is co-managed by Morgan Stanley Investment Management Limited and Morgan Stanley Investment Management Company. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Asia- Pacific. It invests in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund employs fundamental analysis with top-down and bottom-up stock selection approach to create its portfolio. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the MSCI All Country Asia Pacific ex Japan Index. The fund was formerly known as Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Asia-Pacific Fund Inc. Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc. was formed on February 28, 1994 and is domiciled in the United States.

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SectorFinance
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Phone617-557-8742

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EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$238.95 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund (NYSE:APF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's stock symbol?

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "APF."

How often does Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund?

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund declared a special dividend on Thursday, March 14th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 25th will be given a dividend of $1.915 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.26%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 22nd. This is a boost from Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's previous special dividend of $0.15. View Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's Dividend History.

Has Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about APF stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund earned a coverage optimism score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund investors own include United States Brent Oil Fund (BNO), National Bank of Canada (NA), Velocity Data (VCT), Mastercard (MA), AAR (AIR), Lendlease Group (LLC), Constellation Brands (STZ), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), Walmart (WMT) and iShares Transportation Average ETF (IYT).

Who are Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's key executives?

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John H. Gernon, Principal Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Francis J. Smith, Principal Financial Officer and Treasurer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Stefanie V. Chang Yu, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Mary E. Mullin, Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Joseph C. Benedetti, VP (Age 53)

Who are Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's major shareholders?

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. (20.22%), 1607 Capital Partners LLC (9.21%), Raymond James & Associates (1.45%), Karpus Management Inc. (0.66%), Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd. (0.24%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.22%).

Which major investors are selling Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund stock?

APF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd., Raymond James & Associates, Bank of America Corp DE, Matisse Capital, Karpus Management Inc., Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd. and Bank of Montreal Can.

Which major investors are buying Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund stock?

APF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1607 Capital Partners LLC, Old Port Advisors and Stifel Financial Corp.

How do I buy shares of Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund?

Shares of APF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's stock price today?

One share of APF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.3456.

How big of a company is Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund?

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund has a market capitalization of $238.95 million.

What is Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's official website?

The official website for Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund is http://www.morganstanley.com.

How can I contact Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund?

Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund's mailing address is MORGAN STANLEY ASIA-PACIFIC FUND INC. 522 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 617-557-8742.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund (NYSE APF)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  55 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  47 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  102
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe APF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe APF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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