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

$40.37
+0.43 (+1.08 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 08:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
$40.23
Now: $40.37
$40.83
50-Day Range
$38.79
MA: $43.09
$45.74
52-Week Range
$36.74
Now: $40.37
$50.42
Volume7.80 million shs
Average Volume10.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$66.72 billion
P/E Ratio8.76
Dividend Yield3.51%
Beta1.32
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. Read More…

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$6.1074 per share
Book Value$42.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$8.75 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees60,348
Outstanding Shares1,652,770,000
Market Cap$66.72 billion
Next Earnings Date10/15/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, August 15th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 30th. This is a boost from Morgan Stanley's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30. View Morgan Stanley's Dividend History.

How will Morgan Stanley's stock buyback program work?

Morgan Stanley declared that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Wednesday, July 18th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $4,700,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 5.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Morgan Stanley's earnings last quarter?

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 18th. The financial services provider reported $1.23 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.10. The financial services provider earned $10.24 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $10.02 billion. Morgan Stanley had a net margin of 16.06% and a return on equity of 11.04%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.30 EPS. View Morgan Stanley's Earnings History.

When is Morgan Stanley's next earnings date?

Morgan Stanley is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Morgan Stanley.

What price target have analysts set for MS?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Morgan Stanley's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Morgan Stanley's share price to reach $57.4545 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Morgan Stanley.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Morgan Stanley?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Morgan Stanley in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 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 trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Morgan Stanley earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Morgan Stanley.

Are investors shorting Morgan Stanley?

Morgan Stanley saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,883,200 shares, a decline of 8.2% from the June 30th total of 10,768,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,560,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.0 days. Currently, 0.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Morgan Stanley's Current Options Chain.

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), General Electric (GE), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA) 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (23.65%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.08%), BlackRock Inc. (5.93%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.60%), Invesco Ltd. (1.31%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.00%). 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 institutional investors are selling Morgan Stanley stock?

MS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc., Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Natixis, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and BlackRock Inc.. 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 institutional investors are buying Morgan Stanley stock?

MS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Eminence Capital LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P. and Invesco Ltd.. 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 $40.37.

How big of a company is Morgan Stanley?

Morgan Stanley has a market capitalization of $66.72 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.View Additional Information About Morgan Stanley.

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:  946 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,136 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,082
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 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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