Moelis & Company Company Profile (NYSE:MC)

About Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)

Moelis & Company logoMoelis & Company is an investment banking advisory company. The Company provides strategic and financial advice to a client base, including corporations, governments and financial sponsors. The Company offers financial advisory services across various industry sectors. It advices its clients on decisions, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), recapitalizations and restructurings, and other corporate finance matters. With 17 offices located in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia, the Company provided information flow and cross-border solutions as of December 31, 2016. The Company offers advisory services in all industries, including consumer, retail and restaurants; energy, power and infrastructure; financial institutions; financial sponsors; general industrials; healthcare; real estate, gaming, lodging and leisure, and technology, media and telecommunications. It advises clients on all aspects of public and private debt and equity transactions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Banking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:MC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.17099 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,563,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $39.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $38.27
  • 52 Week Range: $23.60 - $44.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.13
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.14
  • P/E Growth: 2.05
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $700.69 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.63
  • Book Value: $10.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.10
  • Annual Dividend: $1.48
  • Dividend Yield: 3.6%
  • Net Margins: 8.50%
  • Return on Equity: 52.98%
  • Return on Assets: 24.68%
  • Current Ratio: 1.62%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.62%
  • Average Volume: 319,156 shs.
  • Beta: 1.88
  • Short Ratio: 6.38

Frequently Asked Questions for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)

What is Moelis & Company's stock symbol?

Moelis & Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MC."

How often does Moelis & Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Moelis & Company?

Moelis & Company declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Thursday, August 17th. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.58%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 1st. View Moelis & Company's Dividend History.

How were Moelis & Company's earnings last quarter?

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 24th. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.15. The business earned $172.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $156.85 million. Moelis & Company had a net margin of 8.50% and a return on equity of 52.98%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 30.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.35 earnings per share. View Moelis & Company's Earnings History.

When will Moelis & Company make its next earnings announcement?

Moelis & Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Moelis & Company.

Where is Moelis & Company's stock going? Where will Moelis & Company's stock price be in 2017?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Moelis & Company's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Moelis & Company's share price to reach $37.57 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Moelis & Company.

Who are some of Moelis & Company's key competitors?

Who are Moelis & Company's key executives?

Moelis & Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kenneth D. Moelis, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Navid Mahmoodzadegan, Co-President, Co-Founder, Managing Director, Director
  • Jeffrey Raich, Co-President, Co-Founder, Managing Director, Director
  • Eric Cantor, Vice Chairman of the Board, Managing Director
  • J. Richard Leaman III, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Joseph Simon, Chief Financial Officer
  • Elizabeth A. Crain, Chief Operating Officer
  • Osamu R. Watanabe, General Counsel, Secretary
  • John A. Allison IV, Independent Director
  • Yvonne L. Greenstreet M.D., Independent Director

Who owns Moelis & Company stock?

Moelis & Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.65%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.41%), Bamco Inc. NY (6.89%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (6.52%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.33%) and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (3.36%). Company insiders that own Moelis & Company stock include Christopher Callesano, Elizabeth Crain, J Richard Leaman III, Jeffrey Raich, Joseph Simon, Kenneth Moelis and Osamu R Watanabe. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Moelis & Company.

Who sold Moelis & Company stock? Who is selling Moelis & Company stock?

Moelis & Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., FMR LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Moelis & Company stock in the last year include Christopher Callesano, Elizabeth Crain, J Richard Leaman III, Jeffrey Raich, Joseph Simon, Kenneth Moelis and Osamu R Watanabe. View Insider Buying and Selling for Moelis & Company.

Who bought Moelis & Company stock? Who is buying Moelis & Company stock?

Moelis & Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AGF Investments Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Winslow Asset Management Inc., Boston Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Vanguard Group Inc. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Moelis & Company.

How do I buy Moelis & Company stock?

Shares of Moelis & Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Moelis & Company's stock price today?

One share of Moelis & Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.35.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Moelis & Company (NYSE MC)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  116 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  158 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  274
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Moelis & Company and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $37.57 (9.14% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/25/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$39.00 -> $45.00HighView Rating Details
7/25/2017JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$42.00 -> $44.00HighView Rating Details
7/25/2017Bank of America CorporationBoost Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $45.00HighView Rating Details
5/15/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/14/2016Aurel - BGCInitiated CoverageBuy$37.00N/AView Rating Details
11/20/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$26.00N/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> Hold$30.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
2/11/2016Moelis & CompanyReiterated RatingNeutral$29.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
2/10/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetNeutral$30.00 -> $29.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2016Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/29/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingHold$29.00 -> $31.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Earnings by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE MC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017$0.46N/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2017Q2 2017$0.51$0.66$156.85 million$172.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2017Q1 2017$0.42$0.54$148.75 million$173.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.61$0.66$187.47 million$204.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.34$0.44$131.69 million$150.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.29$0.35$131.44 million$131.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.38$0.35$132.57 million$126.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.51$0.55$162.88 million$174.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.41$0.45$137.60 million$151.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.32$0.37$115.72 million$125.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.38$0.28$125.48 million$99.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.57$0.51$163.40 million$143.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.40$0.42$121.50 million$128.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.26$0.42$84.80 million$131.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.37$59.85 million$114.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.22 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.28 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Most Recent Dividend:8/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.48
Dividend Yield:3.58%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:74.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
66.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
64.91% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE MC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 64.47%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/16/2017Kenneth MoelisChairmanSell15,000$37.46$561,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2017Christopher CallesanoSVPSell4,915$38.48$189,129.20View SEC Filing  
4/27/2017Jeffrey RaichInsiderSell31,345$38.22$1,198,005.90View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Elizabeth CrainCOOSell8,288$38.12$315,938.56View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017J Richard Leaman IIIInsiderSell14,626$38.12$557,543.12View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Joseph SimonCFOSell4,776$38.12$182,061.12View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Kenneth MoelisChairmanSell32,504$38.12$1,239,052.48View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Osamu R WatanabeGeneral CounselSell4,225$38.12$161,057.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014J Richard Leaman IIIInsiderSell18,968$31.75$602,234.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Jeffrey RaichDirectorSell48,624$31.75$1,543,812.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Kenneth MoelisCEOSell374,329$31.75$11,884,945.75View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
Latest Headlines for Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Moelis & Co. : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 8:15 PM logoMoelis & Co. :MC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 15, 2017 - September 16 at 6:18 AM logoMoelis Sees Deal Advisers Dodging Robot Threats Faced by Traders - September 15 at 6:21 AM logo[$$] Ken Moelis imagines relationships with robots - September 15 at 6:21 AM logoMoelis & Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MC-US : September 12, 2017 - September 13 at 6:24 AM logoMoelis & Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MC-US : September 12, 2017 - September 13 at 6:24 AM logoAnalyzing Moelis & (MC) and Houlihan Lokey (HLI) - September 11 at 2:18 PM logoMoelis & (MC) and Investment Technology Group (ITG) Head to Head Analysis - September 8 at 10:28 PM logoMoelis & Company (MC) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - September 2 at 4:40 AM logoMoelis & (MC) versus Houlihan Lokey (HLI) Head-To-Head Contrast - September 1 at 2:14 PM logoMoelis & Co. : MC-US: Dividend Analysis : August 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 31, 2017 - September 1 at 3:37 AM logoMoelis & Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MC-US : August 29, 2017 - August 30 at 6:23 AM logoForced Insolvency Taking India Deals to $80 Billion, Moelis Says - August 23 at 7:08 AM logoForm 4 Moelis & Co For: Aug 17 Filed by: MOELIS KENNETH - August 22 at 5:49 AM logoLuxury Trends, Luxury Stocks - August 17 at 2:25 AM logoMoelis & Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MC-US : August 11, 2017 - August 12 at 4:11 AM logoEdited Transcript of MC earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jul-17 9:00pm GMT - August 12 at 4:11 AM logoIHS Markit Score downgrades Moelis & Co to 62 out of 100, ranking positively in two out of three available IHS Markit categories. - August 11 at 6:23 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Moelis & Co. - August 10 at 4:41 AM logoComparing PJT Partners (PJT) & Moelis & (NYSE:MC) - August 8 at 6:26 PM logoMoelis & Company (NYSE:MC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - August 8 at 7:46 AM logoJMP Group (JMP) & Moelis & (NYSE:MC) Head to Head Comparison - August 6 at 6:10 PM logoContrasting JMP Group (JMP) & Moelis & (MC) - August 4 at 2:23 PM logoMoelis & (NYSE:MC) and Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Critical Survey - August 4 at 8:26 AM logoHoney, I Shrunk The Store. And My Profits. - August 4 at 1:21 AM logoDividend Coverage: This Independent Investment Bank has returned $7.43 per Share in the 3 Years Since its IPO; Will Trade Ex-Dividend on August 01, 2017 - July 31 at 8:04 PM logoThe retail apocalypse is driving a $175 million business at Lazard - July 28 at 3:32 AM logoMOELIS: The rise of Amazon is going to drive a surge in dealmaking - July 26 at 4:35 AM logoMoelis & Co's (MC) CEO Kenneth Moelis on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 25 at 11:34 PM logoMoelis & Company Commences Public Offering of Class A Common Stock - July 25 at 11:34 PM logoMoelis & Company Prices Public Offering of Class A Common Stock - July 25 at 11:34 PM logoMorgan Stanley Raises Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) Price Target to $45.00 - July 25 at 8:57 PM logoMoelis & Company (MC) PT Raised to $44.00 at JMP Securities - July 25 at 8:56 PM logoBank of America Corporation Boosts Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) Price Target to $45.00 - July 25 at 8:56 PM logoMoelis & Company (MC) Given "Neutral" Rating at UBS AG - July 25 at 5:44 PM logoMoelis & Company Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.37 (NYSE:MC) - July 25 at 8:55 AM logoMoelis & Company (NYSE:MC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.19 EPS - July 24 at 9:14 PM logoMoelis’ Mahmoodzadegan Still Bullish on China - July 24 at 6:16 PM logoMoelis & Company Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results; Quarterly Dividend of $0.37 Per Share - July 24 at 6:16 PM logoMoelis posts 2Q profit - July 24 at 6:16 PM logoExclusive: UAE oil giant in talks to obtain loan of up to $5 billion - sources - July 24 at 1:13 PM logoOpening Bell, July 24, 2017 - July 24 at 1:13 PM logoMoelis Sees Active Dealmaking in Telecom as China Mergers Stall - July 24 at 1:13 PM logoShould You Buy Moelis & Company (MC) Ahead of Earnings? - July 22 at 6:19 AM logoMoelis & Company (NYSE:MC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - July 14 at 11:23 AM logoA Wall Street banker describes the time Donald Trump offered to seal a deal with a $1 million coin flip - July 13 at 6:38 AM logoMoelis & Company to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Host a Conference Call on July 24, 2017 - July 7 at 7:17 AM logoCan Moelis & Company (MC) Keep the Earnings Streak Alive This Quarter? - June 23 at 7:54 AM logoMoelis & Co. : MC-US: Dividend Analysis : June 22nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 20, 2017 - June 21 at 7:35 PM logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for June 19th - June 19 at 5:30 PM



Moelis & Company (MC) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

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