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Egypt's central bank governor resigns as economic woes mount
Russia Ignites West's Battle for Energy Independence (Ad)
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NYSE:MC

Moelis & Company - MC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$47.41
-0.22 (-0.46%)
(As of 08/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$46.81
$47.78
50-Day Range
$38.18
$47.78
52-Week Range
$37.16
$77.49
Volume
492,197 shs
Average Volume
485,198 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.26 billion
P/E Ratio
10.15
Dividend Yield
5.04%
Price Target
$44.67

Moelis & Company MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
1.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.8% Downside
$44.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
4.64% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$647,005 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
17.09%
From $2.75 to $3.22 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.97 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

728th out of 932 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

41st out of 49 stocks

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About Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) Stock

Moelis & Company operates as an investment banking advisory firm. It offers advisory services in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations and restructurings, capital markets transactions, and other corporate finance matters. The company offers its services to public multinational corporations, middle market private companies, financial sponsors, entrepreneurs, governments, and sovereign wealth funds. The company serves its clients in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Australia. It has strategic alliances in Mexico with Alfaro, Dávila y Scherer, S.C.; and in Australia with MA Moelis Australia. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Several equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. Morgan Stanley cut shares of Moelis & Company from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating and decreased their price target for the company from $53.00 to $36.00 in a research report on Monday, July 18th. UBS Group raised their target price on Moelis & Company from $40.00 to $43.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday, July 28th. Piper Sandler reduced their price target on Moelis & Company from $50.00 to $45.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 8th. Finally, Wolfe Research downgraded Moelis & Company from a "peer perform" rating to an "underperform" rating and set a $42.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Monday, July 11th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $44.67.

Moelis & Company Price Performance

Shares of NYSE:MC traded up $0.08 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $47.71. The company's stock had a trading volume of 17,369 shares, compared to its average volume of 494,102. Moelis & Company has a 12-month low of $37.16 and a 12-month high of $77.49. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.28 billion, a P/E ratio of 10.15 and a beta of 1.28. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $41.93 and a 200-day moving average price of $45.25.

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. The asset manager reported $0.57 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.64 by ($0.07). The business had revenue of $242.52 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $199.79 million. Moelis & Company had a return on equity of 76.91% and a net margin of 22.19%. Moelis & Company's revenue for the quarter was down 32.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.19 EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that Moelis & Company will post 2.75 EPS for the current year.

Moelis & Company Announces Dividend

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 23rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 8th will be issued a dividend of $0.60 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 5th. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.03%. Moelis & Company's payout ratio is 51.39%.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In related news, COO Elizabeth Crain sold 7,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.08, for a total transaction of $329,560.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Company insiders own 7.97% of the company's stock.

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MC Stock News Headlines

Moelis (MC) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates
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MC Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/8 Dividend
5/06/2022
Dividend Payable
6/08/2022
Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/23 Dividend
8/05/2022
Today
8/18/2022
Dividend Payable
8/23/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/26/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Investment advice
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Employees
990
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$44.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$57.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$36.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-5.8%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
1.67
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$365.21 million
Pretax Margin
33.28%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.54 billion
Cash Flow
$6.17 per share
Book Value
$6.47 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
63,281,000
Market Cap
$3.26 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.28














MC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Moelis & Company stock right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Moelis & Company in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" MC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Moelis & Company's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Moelis & Company's stock. Their MC share price forecasts range from $36.00 to $57.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $44.67 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.8%.
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How have MC shares performed in 2022?

Moelis & Company's stock was trading at $62.51 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, MC stock has decreased by 24.2% and is now trading at $47.41.
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When is Moelis & Company's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 26th 2022.
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How were Moelis & Company's earnings last quarter?

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 27th. The asset manager reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.07. The asset manager had revenue of $242.52 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $199.79 million. Moelis & Company had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 76.91% and a net margin of 22.19%. Moelis & Company's quarterly revenue was down 32.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.19 EPS.

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

Moelis & Company declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 29th. Investors of record on Monday, August 8th will be given a dividend of $0.60 per share on Tuesday, August 23rd. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 5th.
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Is Moelis & Company a good dividend stock?

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.04%. MC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 51.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MC will have a dividend payout ratio of 74.53% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for MC.

What is Ken Moelis' approval rating as Moelis & Company's CEO?

51 employees have rated Moelis & Company Chief Executive Officer Ken Moelis on Glassdoor.com. Ken Moelis has an approval rating of 99% among the company's employees. This puts Ken Moelis in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Moelis & Company own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Moelis & Company investors own include Boeing (BA), Home Depot (HD), Intel (INTC), NextEra Energy (NEE), Visa (V), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is Moelis & Company's stock symbol?

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

Who are Moelis & Company's major shareholders?

Moelis & Company's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (8.92%), London Co. of Virginia (4.87%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.66%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.14%), State Street Corp (1.92%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.29%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher Callesano, Elizabeth Crain, Jeffrey Raich, Joseph Simon, Kenneth Moelis, Kenneth Shropshire, Navid Mahmoodzadegan and Osamu R Watanabe.
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How do I buy shares of Moelis & Company?

Shares of MC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Moelis & Company's stock price today?

One share of MC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.41.

How much money does Moelis & Company make?

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) has a market capitalization of $3.26 billion and generates $1.54 billion in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $365.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.67 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Moelis & Company have?

The company employs 990 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Moelis & Company?

Moelis & Company's mailing address is 399 PARK AVENUE 5TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The official website for the company is www.moelis.com. The asset manager can be reached via phone at (212) 883-3800, via email at investor.relations@moelis.com, or via fax at 212-880-4260.

This page (NYSE:MC) was last updated on 8/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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