NYSE:MS - Morgan Stanley Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$48.26 +1.24 (+2.64 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 07:02 AM ET)
Previous Close$47.02
Today's Range$47.13 - $48.55
52-Week Range$36.74 - $55.64
Volume19.60 million shs
Average Volume12.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$81.39 billion
P/E Ratio10.47
Dividend Yield2.55%
Beta1.19
Morgan Stanley, a financial holding company, provides various financial products and services to corporations, governments, financial institutions, and individuals in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company operates through Institutional Securities, Wealth Management, and Investment Management segments. The Institutional Securities segment offers capital raising and financial advisory services, including services related to the underwriting of debt, equity, and other securities, as well as advice on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, real estate, and project finance. This segment also provides sales and trading services, such as sales, financing, prime brokerage, and market-making services in equity and fixed income products consisting of foreign exchange and commodities; corporate loans, commercial mortgage lending, and asset-backed lending; financing for sales and trading customers; and investment and research services. The Wealth Management segment offers various financial services and solutions covering brokerage and investment advisory services, financial and wealth planning services, annuity and insurance products, securities-based lending, residential real estate loans and other lending products, and banking and retirement plan services to individual investors and small to medium-sized businesses and institutions. The Investment Management segment provides various investment strategies and products comprising equity, fixed income, liquidity, and alternative/other products to defined benefit/defined contribution plans, foundations, endowments, government entities, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, and third-party fund sponsors and corporations through a network of institutional and intermediary channels. Morgan Stanley was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security brokers & dealers
Sub-IndustryInvestment Banking & Brokerage
SectorFinance
CUSIP61744644
Phone212-761-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$50.19 billion
Cash Flow$6.3250 per share
Book Value$42.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$8.75 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees60,348
Outstanding Shares1,686,521,000
Market Cap$81.39 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 30th. View Morgan Stanley's Dividend History.

How will Morgan Stanley's stock buyback program work?

Morgan Stanley declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, July 18th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $4,700,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 5.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Morgan Stanley's earnings last quarter?

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 17th. The financial services provider reported $1.33 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.16. The financial services provider earned $10.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.96 billion. Morgan Stanley had a net margin of 17.43% and a return on equity of 12.02%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.45 earnings per share. View Morgan Stanley's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for MS?

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Morgan Stanley's stock. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Morgan Stanley's stock price to reach $56.1333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Morgan Stanley.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Morgan Stanley?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Morgan Stanley in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Morgan Stanley.

Has Morgan Stanley been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MS stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Morgan Stanley earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Morgan Stanley's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Morgan Stanley own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Morgan Stanley investors own include Bank of America (BAC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Citigroup (C), Intel (INTC), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), General Electric (GE), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Morgan Stanley's key executives?

Morgan Stanley's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Patrick Gorman, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas Columba Kelleher, Pres (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jonathan M. Pruzan, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Eric F. Grossman, Chief Legal Officer & Exec. VP (Age 52)
  • Mr. Daniel Aaron Simkowitz, Head of Investment Management (Age 53)

Who are Morgan Stanley's major shareholders?

Morgan Stanley's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Focused Investors LLC (0.14%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.09%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.08%), Factory Mutual Insurance Co. (0.07%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.06%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.06%). Company insiders that own Morgan Stanley stock include Alistair Darling, Daniel A Simkowitz, 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.

Which major investors are selling Morgan Stanley stock?

MS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Focused Investors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Gibraltar Capital Management Inc., Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, Gradient Investments LLC, DNB Asset Management AS, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and First Hawaiian Bank. Company insiders that have sold Morgan Stanley company stock in the last year include Jeffrey S Brodsky, Paul C Wirth and Stanley Morgan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley.

Which major investors are buying Morgan Stanley stock?

MS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Calamos Advisors LLC, 6 Meridian, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., LGT Capital Partners LTD., Harvey Capital Management Inc., Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC and Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley.

How do I buy shares of Morgan Stanley?

Shares of MS 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's stock price today?

One share of MS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.26.

How big of a company is Morgan Stanley?

Morgan Stanley has a market capitalization of $81.39 billion and generates $50.19 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $8.75 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.61 on an earnings per share basis. Morgan Stanley employs 60,348 workers across the globe.

What is Morgan Stanley's official website?

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

How can I contact Morgan Stanley?

Morgan Stanley's mailing address is 1585 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-761-4000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Morgan Stanley (NYSE MS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  909 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,094 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,003
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Morgan Stanley and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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