Morgan Stanley is a financial holding company. The Company's segments include Institutional Securities, Wealth Management and Investment Management. The Company's Institutional Securities business segment provides investment banking, sales and trading, and other services to corporations, governments, financial institutions and high-to-ultra high net worth clients. The Company's Wealth Management business segment provides an array of financial services and solutions to individual investors and small-to-medium sized businesses and institutions covering brokerage and investment advisory services, market-making activities in fixed income securities, financial and wealth planning services, annuity and insurance products, credit and other lending products, banking and retirement plan services. The Company's Investment Management business segment provides a range of investment strategies and products.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Investment Brokerage - National
- Sub-Industry: Investment Banking & Brokerage
- Symbol: NYSE:MS
- CUSIP: 61744644
- Web: www.morganstanley.com
- Market Cap: $79.24 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 1,849,782,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $42.56
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $42.98
- 52 Week Range: $23.11 - $47.33
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.71
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.90
- P/E Growth: 0.87
- Annual Revenue: $36.58 billion
- Price / Sales: 2.17
- Book Value: $37.48 per share
- Price / Book: 1.14
- Annual Dividend: $0.80
- Dividend Yield: 1.9%
- Net Margins: 15.76%
- Return on Equity: 8.48%
- Return on Assets: 0.73%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.31%
- Current Ratio: 0.71%
- Quick Ratio: 0.71%
- Average Volume: 10.75 million shs.
- Beta: 1.8
- Short Ratio: 1.14
Frequently Asked Questions for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
What is Morgan Stanley's stock symbol?
Morgan Stanley trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MS."
How often does Morgan Stanley pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Morgan Stanley?
Morgan Stanley announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 19th. Investors of record on Monday, May 1st will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, May 15th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 27th. View Morgan Stanley's Dividend History.
How were Morgan Stanley's earnings last quarter?
Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 19th. The company reported $1.00 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.90 by $0.10. The business earned $9.75 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.29 billion. Morgan Stanley had a return on equity of 8.48% and a net margin of 15.76%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 25.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.55 EPS. View Morgan Stanley's Earnings History.
When will Morgan Stanley make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Morgan Stanley's stock going? Where will Morgan Stanley's stock price be in 2017?
27 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Morgan Stanley's shares. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $54.00. On average, they anticipate Morgan Stanley's share price to reach $41.95 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Morgan Stanley.
Are investors shorting Morgan Stanley?
Morgan Stanley saw a drop in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 10,505,638 shares, a drop of 18.1% from the April 28th total of 12,834,535 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 7,113,144 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 0.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
Who are some of Morgan Stanley's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Morgan Stanley include Goldman Sachs Group (GS), Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW), CME Group (CME), TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (AMTD), E*TRADE Financial Corp (ETFC), Leucadia National Corp. (LUK), MarketAxess Holdings (MKTX), LPL Financial Holdings (LPLA), BGC Partners (BGCP), Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR), KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A (KCG), Virtu Financial (VIRT), Cowen Group (COWN), Gain Capital Holdings (GCAP), FBR & Co (FBRC), JMP Group (JMP), A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK) and Global Brokerage (GLBR).
Who are Morgan Stanley's key executives?
Morgan Stanley's management team includes the folowing people:
- James P. Gorman, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
- Colm Kelleher, President
- Jonathan M. Pruzan, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
- Jeffrey S. Brodsky, Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President
- Keishi Hotsuki, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
- Eric F. Grossman, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
- Daniel A. Simkowitz, Head of Investment Management
- Patrick J. Willcutts, Corporate Retirement Director
- Erskine B. Bowles, Lead Independent Director
- Nobuyuki Hirano, Director
Who owns Morgan Stanley stock?
Morgan Stanley's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (23.33%), State Street Corp (8.60%), BlackRock Inc. (5.46%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.98%), FMR LLC (2.50%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (1.10%). Company insiders that own Morgan Stanley stock include Daniel A Simkowitz, Donald T Nicolaisen, Eric F Grossman, James A Rosenthal, James P Gorman, Jeffrey S Brodsky, Jonathan Pruzan, Keishi Hotsuki, Paul C Wirth, Stanley Morgan and Thomas Colm Kelleher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Morgan Stanley.
Who sold Morgan Stanley stock? Who is selling Morgan Stanley stock?
Morgan Stanley's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advantus Capital Management Inc, ValueAct Holdings L.P., State Street Corp, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, CI Investments Inc., FIL Ltd and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold Morgan Stanley stock in the last year include Daniel A Simkowitz, Donald T Nicolaisen, Eric F Grossman, James A Rosenthal, James P Gorman, Jeffrey S Brodsky, Jonathan Pruzan, Keishi Hotsuki, Paul C Wirth, Stanley Morgan and Thomas Colm Kelleher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley.
Who bought Morgan Stanley stock? Who is buying Morgan Stanley stock?
Morgan Stanley's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Vanguard Group Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, TD Asset Management Inc. and Schroder Investment Management Group. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley.
How do I buy Morgan Stanley stock?
Shares of Morgan Stanley 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 Morgan Stanley's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Morgan Stanley (NYSE MS)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Morgan Stanley 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.
One share of Morgan Stanley stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.84.
Earnings History for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)Earnings History by Quarter for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/18/2017|| || || || || || || || |
|4/19/2017||Q1 2017||$0.90||$1.00||$9.29 billion||$9.75 billion||View||N/A|
|1/17/2017||Q416||$0.65||$0.81||$8.51 billion||$9.00 billion||View||N/A|
|10/19/2016||Q316||$0.63||$0.80||$8.17 billion||$8.91 billion||View||Listen|
|7/20/2016||Q216||$0.59||$0.75||$8.30 billion||$8.91 billion||View||Listen|
|4/18/2016||Q116||$0.46||$0.55||$8.52 billion||$7.80 billion||View||Listen|
|1/19/2016||Q415||$0.33||$0.43||$7.59 billion||$7.70 billion||View||Listen|
|10/19/2015||Q315||$0.64||$0.34||$8.54 billion||$7.30 billion||View||Listen|
|7/20/2015||Q215||$0.73||$0.79||$9.10 billion||$9.56 billion||View||Listen|
|4/20/2015||Q115||$0.79||$0.85||$9.16 billion||$9.80 billion||View||N/A|
|1/20/2015||Q414||$0.47||$0.39||$8.17 billion||$7.76 billion||View||N/A|
|10/17/2014||Q314||$0.54||$0.65||$8.16 billion||$8.90 billion||View||Listen|
|7/17/2014||Q214||$0.55||$0.60||$8.41 million||$8.50 million||View||N/A|
|4/17/2014||Q114||$0.60||$0.68||$8.52 billion||$8.93 billion||View||N/A|
|1/17/2014||Q413||$0.47||$0.20||$8.04 billion||$7.80 million||View||N/A|
|10/18/2013||Q313||$0.48||$0.50||$7.76 billion||$8.10 billion||View||N/A|
|7/18/2013||Q2 2013||$0.44||$0.37||$7.93 billion||$8.30 billion||View||N/A|
|4/18/2013||Q1 2013||$0.57||$0.61||$8.34 billion||$8.50 billion||View||N/A|
|1/18/2013||Q4 2012||$0.27||$0.45||$7.02 billion||$7.00 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.45
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Current Dividend Information for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
|Most Recent Dividend:||5/15/2017|
|Dividend Growth:||51.80% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||27.40% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
22.99% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
20.36% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
|Track Record:||3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth|
Dividend History by Quarter for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.35%Insider Trades by Quarter for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.87%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/10/2017||James P Gorman||Chairman||Sell||212,365||$42.93||$9,116,829.45|| |
|2/14/2017||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||12,481||$46.04||$574,625.24|| |
|2/8/2017||Thomas Colm Kelleher||President||Sell||182,027||$43.82||$7,976,423.14|| |
|1/26/2017||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||10,000||$44.25||$442,500.00|| |
|1/19/2017||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||17,562||$42.14||$740,062.68|| |
|1/19/2017||James P Gorman||Chairman||Sell||284,827||$42.30||$12,048,182.10|| |
|12/1/2016||Daniel A Simkowitz||Insider||Sell||121,351||$42.05||$5,102,809.55|| |
|11/30/2016||James P Gorman||Chairman||Sell||100,000||$41.38||$4,138,000.00|| |
|11/18/2016||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||111,200||$40.34||$4,485,808.00|| |
|11/11/2016||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||60,675||$37.84||$2,295,942.00|| |
|11/11/2016||James P Gorman||Chairman||Sell||200,000||$37.70||$7,540,000.00|| |
|11/10/2016||Daniel A Simkowitz||Insider||Sell||60,119||$37.56||$2,258,069.64|| |
|11/8/2016||Jonathan Pruzan||CFO||Sell||44,625||$33.90||$1,512,787.50|| |
|10/27/2016||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||66,500||$33.89||$2,253,685.00|| |
|10/21/2016||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||220,400||$33.22||$7,321,688.00|| |
|10/20/2016||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||189,000||$32.85||$6,208,650.00|| |
|10/20/2016||Thomas Colm Kelleher||President||Sell||222,712||$32.90||$7,327,224.80|| |
|9/27/2016||Stanley Morgan||Major Shareholder||Sell||357||$23,750.00||$8,478,750.00|| |
|8/30/2016||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||18,929||$31.70||$600,049.30|| |
|8/17/2016||Keishi Hotsuki||Insider||Sell||246,452||$30.27||$7,460,102.04|| |
|8/16/2016||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||20,000||$30.20||$604,000.00|| |
|8/2/2016||Donald T Nicolaisen||Director||Sell||3,302||$27.88||$92,059.76|| |
|7/25/2016||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||91,426||$29.06||$2,656,839.56|| |
|7/21/2016||Jeffrey S Brodsky||Insider||Sell||19,955||$28.79||$574,504.45|| |
|5/25/2016||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||24,952||$28.21||$703,895.92|| |
|2/26/2016||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||50,000||$25.13||$1,256,500.00|| |
|5/26/2015||Donald T Nicolaisen||Director||Sell||4,160||$37.77||$157,123.20|| |
|5/11/2015||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||39,462||$38.37||$1,514,156.94|| |
|4/29/2015||Thomas Colm Kelleher||Insider||Sell||32,833||$36.72||$1,205,627.76|| |
|4/21/2015||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||34,481||$37.10||$1,279,245.10|| |
|4/21/2015||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||50,030||$37.10||$1,856,113.00|| |
|1/23/2015||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||21,500||$35.45||$762,175.00|| |
|11/26/2014||Laura D Tyson||Director||Sell||25,000||$35.30||$882,500.00|| |
|8/25/2014||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||54,500||$34.29||$1,868,805.00|| |
|8/25/2014||Paul C Wirth||CFO||Sell||10,000||$34.44||$344,400.00|| |
|7/23/2014||Eric F Grossman||Insider||Sell||35,000||$32.90||$1,151,500.00|| |
|7/22/2014||Gregory J Fleming||Insider||Sell||100,000||$33.02||$3,302,000.00|| |
|7/18/2014||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||30,800||$32.50||$1,001,000.00|| |
|5/9/2014||Keishi Hotsuki||Insider||Sell||33,864||$30.02||$1,016,597.28|| |
|5/1/2014||Howard Davies||Director||Sell||12,000||$31.17||$374,040.00|| |
|2/12/2014||James Rosenthal||COO||Sell||33,500||$30.18||$1,011,030.00|| |
|1/29/2014||Thomas Colm Kelleher||Insider||Sell||8,500||$30.16||$256,360.00|| |
|11/15/2013||Donald Nicolaisen||Director||Sell||4,704||$30.33||$142,672.32|| |
|7/31/2013||James A Rosenthal||COO||Sell||12,850||$27.32||$351,062.00|| |
|2/4/2013||Thomas Colm Kelleher||Insider||Sell||58,555||$22.87||$1,339,152.85|| |
Headline Trends for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Latest Headlines for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Morgan Stanley (MS) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017