Morgan Stanley Company Profile (NYSE:MS)

About Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley logoMorgan Stanley is a financial holding company. The Company is a global financial services firm that, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, advises, and originates, trades, manages and distributes capital for, governments, institutions and individuals. Its segments include Institutional Securities, Wealth Management and Investment Management. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Company provides a range of products and services to a group of clients and customers, including corporations, governments, financial institutions and individuals. Its Institutional Securities business segment provides investment banking, sales and trading, and other services. Its Wealth Management business segment provides an array of financial services and solutions to individual investors and institutions covering brokerage, banking and retirement plan services. Its 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
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MS
  • CUSIP: 61744644
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $31.16
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $26.53
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.28
  • P/E Growth: 1.45
  • Market Cap: $59.57B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,911,808,000
  • Beta: 2.27
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.46)
Consensus Price Target: $32.41 (4.01% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
8/17/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016UBS AGBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$46.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$27.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$27.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$29.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/9/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/10/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral -> HoldView Rating Details
6/29/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$32.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
6/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$29.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/19/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$36.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$31.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
3/25/2016MacquarieLower Price Target$32.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
2/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price Target$31.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Portales PartnersUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
2/3/2016Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$32.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$30.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
1/20/2016Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetSell$27.00View Rating Details
1/14/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$45.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015S&P Equity ResearchDowngradeBuy$48.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
8/31/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$41.00View Rating Details
7/29/2015GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/21/2015Sandler O'NeillBoost Price TargetBuy$45.00View Rating Details
7/13/2015Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$37.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
10/2/2014MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuy$41.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/20/2016Q216$0.59$0.75$8.30 billion$8.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2016Q116$0.65$0.55$8.52 billion$7.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/19/2016Q415$0.33$0.43$7.59 billion$7.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$0.63$0.34$8.54 billion$7.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$0.73$0.79$9.10 billion$9.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.79$0.85$9.16 billion$9.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2015Q414$0.58$0.40$8.17 billion$7.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2014Q314$0.54$0.77$8.16 billion$8.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$0.58$0.91$8.41 million$8.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.60$0.68$8.52 billion$8.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/17/2014Q413$0.47$0.20$8.04 billion$7.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q313$0.48$0.50$7.76 billion$8.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.44$0.37$7.93 billion$8.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.57$0.61$8.34 billion$8.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2013Q4 2012$0.27$0.45$7.02 billion$7.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.25$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.33$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.43($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2012($0.62)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.32$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011($0.65)($0.38)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.34$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2011$0.35$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.54 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.42$0.68$0.55
Q2 20162$0.61$0.63$0.62
Q3 20162$0.60$0.65$0.63
Q4 20162$0.53$0.58$0.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.57%
Payout Ratio:36.87% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
31.50% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
26.40% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2016Keishi HotsukiInsiderSell246,452$30.27$7,460,102.04View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Paul C WirthCFOSell20,000$30.20$604,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Donald T NicolaisenDirectorSell3,302$27.88$92,059.76View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016James A RosenthalCOOSell91,426$29.06$2,656,839.56View SEC Filing  
7/21/2016Jeffrey S BrodskyInsiderSell19,955$28.79$574,504.45View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Eric F GrossmanInsiderSell24,952$28.21$703,895.92View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016James A RosenthalCOOSell50,000$25.13$1,256,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Donald T NicolaisenDirectorSell4,160$37.77$157,123.20View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Paul C WirthCFOSell39,462$38.37$1,514,156.94View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Thomas Colm KelleherInsiderSell32,833$36.72$1,205,627.76View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015Eric F GrossmanInsiderSell34,481$37.10$1,279,245.10View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015James A RosenthalCOOSell50,030$37.10$1,856,113.00View SEC Filing  
1/23/2015Paul C WirthCFOSell21,500$35.45$762,175.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Laura D TysonDirectorSell25,000$35.30$882,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Eric F GrossmanInsiderSell54,500$34.29$1,868,805.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Paul C WirthCFOSell10,000$34.44$344,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Eric F GrossmanInsiderSell35,000$32.90$1,151,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2014Gregory J FlemingInsiderSell100,000$33.02$3,302,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014James A RosenthalCOOSell30,800$32.50$1,001,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014Keishi HotsukiInsiderSell33,864$30.02$1,016,597.28View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Howard DaviesDirectorSell12,000$31.17$374,040.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014James RosenthalCOOSell33,500$30.18$1,011,030.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2014Thomas Colm KelleherInsiderSell8,500$30.16$256,360.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Donald NicolaisenDirectorSell4,704$30.33$142,672.32View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013James A RosenthalCOOSell12,850$27.32$351,062.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Thomas Colm KelleherInsiderSell58,555$22.87$1,339,152.85View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) (NYSE:MS) - August 27 at 5:42 PM logoWatch for Shares of Morgan Stanley (MS) to Approach Resistance at $31.22 (NYSE:MS) - August 27 at 5:42 PM
News IconWorth Watching Intraday Movers: Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C), Morgan ... - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:MS) - August 26 at 6:01 PM logoAMEC Foster Wheeler upgraded at Morgan Stanley on cost savings outlook (NYSE:MS) - August 26 at 3:21 PM
News IconMorgan Stanley's (MS): Active Stock Momentum - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:MS) - August 26 at 9:19 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MS) - August 26 at 9:19 AM
News IconFinancial Stocks in the Rumor: Morgan Stanley (MS), JPMorgan ... - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:MS) - August 25 at 6:15 PM logoPutnam Adds Ex-Morgan Stanley Executive Greg Fleming to Board ... - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:MS) - August 25 at 6:15 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MS) - August 25 at 11:23 AM
News IconSizzling Stock Alert - Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Workday (NYSE:WDAY) - Money News (press release) (NYSE:MS) - August 25 at 11:23 AM logoBig Bank Shareholder Activism Is Here - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 6:03 PM logoMOVES-Valerie Kay leaves Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 1:36 PM logoMorgan Stanley Sees Intuit Tailwinds Not Carrying Forward Strongly Into 2017 (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 11:27 AM
News IconMarket Movers - General Electric (NYSE:GE), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) - Money News (press release) (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 9:22 AM
News IconFinancial Stocks Broker Alerts: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW) - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 9:22 AM logoHere's Why Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Was Fined $2.4 Million in Hong Kong - TCC (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 9:22 AM logoHK regulator fines, reprimands M. Stanley over internal control failures (NYSE:MS) - August 24 at 6:18 AM
News IconMorgan Stanley (MS) Stretches Above Resistance (NYSE:MS) - August 23 at 6:27 PM logoMorgan Stanley's Quick Comments On Valero Energy's Recent Acquisitions (NYSE:MS) - August 23 at 10:43 AM logoMorgan Stanley Global Private Equity Completes Investment in Pathway Partners - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:MS) - August 23 at 10:41 AM
News IconCrowd Views on: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) - Post Registrar (NYSE:MS) - August 23 at 10:41 AM logo'Wynn (WYNN) Creates an Aspirational Product,' Morgan Stanley's Allen Tells CNBC - (NYSE:MS) - August 23 at 10:41 AM logoMorgan Stanley (MS) Sued Over Alleged Mismanagement of 401(k) Plans - (NYSE:MS) - August 23 at 10:41 AM logoTPG names ex Morgan Stanley exec Lee to lead S.Korea operations (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 11:04 PM logo401(k) lawsuit hits Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 6:16 PM logoMorgan Stanley (MS) Sued Over Alleged Mismanagement of 401(k) Plans (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 6:16 PM logoCheetah Mobile +8%; Morgan Stanley remains Underweight following Q2 report (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 10:54 AM logoJim Caron: Potential for One Fed Hike This Year (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 10:53 AM logoMarket Extra: Morgan Stanley throws cold water on hopes of any OPEC freeze deal (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 7:25 AM
News IconOil is taking a hit after Morgan Stanley poured cold water on the price recovery (NYSE:MS) - August 22 at 4:40 AM logoMorgan Stanley (MS): Never Buy in a Lawsuit - TCC (NYSE:MS) - August 21 at 10:28 AM logoMorgan Stanley, Board Accused in Suit of 401(k) Self-Dealing - Bloomberg (NYSE:MS) - August 20 at 5:45 PM logoMorgan Stanley accused in suit of mismanaging its 401(k) retirement savings plan (NYSE:MS) - August 20 at 5:57 AM logoMorgan Stanley neglected warnings on broker (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 6:15 PM
News IconNotable Runners: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 6:11 PM logoPJT Poaches Private Equity Exec from Morgan Stanley - Fortune - Fortune (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 6:11 PM logoEmployees sue Morgan Stanley over 401(k) plans - CNNMoney (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 6:11 PM logoMLDAX, MAPPX, CPOAX: Top Morgan Stanley Funds for Retirement (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 9:19 AM logo888 Holdings plc - Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) William Hill (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 9:19 AM logo888 Holdings plc - Form 8.5 (EPT/RI)William Hill (NYSE:MS) - August 19 at 9:19 AM logoMorgan Stanley sees inflation target key in Fed hike decision (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM logoPJT Poaches Private Equity Exec from Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM
News IconMorgan Stanley Reaches $4.7M Settlement With State of Mississippi (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM
News IconUpdate on Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for the day (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM logoMorgan Stanley's Knight in Shining Armor (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM logoTPI Composites Inc. to Participate at the Morgan Stanley Power & Utility Summit (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM logoHedge Fund Confidence in Stocks Improves in Q2 (CHTR, MS) (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 6:24 PM logoBRIEF-Morgan Stanley reports 5.9 pct passive stake in Leidos Holdings (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 4:57 PM logoNetApp +9%; Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley remain cautious (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 9:35 AM logoZentner: Fed Creating New Monetary Policy Framework (NYSE:MS) - August 18 at 9:23 AM


Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by Staff