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

$54.55
-0.98 (-1.76 %)
(As of 01/26/2020 08:01 AM ET)
Today's Range
$54.10
Now: $54.55
$55.61
50-Day Range
$49.45
MA: $51.98
$57.51
52-Week Range
$38.76
Now: $54.55
$57.57
Volume9.75 million shs
Average Volume9.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$88.29 billion
P/E Ratio10.51
Dividend Yield2.52%
Beta1.39
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$53.82 billion
Cash Flow$5.93 per share
Book Value$42.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$9.04 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees60,348
Outstanding Shares1,618,600,000
Market Cap$88.29 billion
Next Earnings Date4/15/2020 (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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, February 14th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 30th. View Morgan Stanley's Dividend History.

How will Morgan Stanley's stock buyback program work?

Morgan Stanley declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, July 18th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $4,700,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Morgan Stanley's earnings last quarter?

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, January, 16th. The financial services provider reported $1.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.98 by $0.22. The financial services provider earned $10.86 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.72 billion. Morgan Stanley had a net margin of 16.80% and a return on equity of 11.70%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 27.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.80 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 Wednesday, April 15th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Morgan Stanley.

What price target have analysts set for MS?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Morgan Stanley's shares. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Morgan Stanley's stock price to reach $56.42 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% 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 articles about MS stock have trended extremely negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring 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 media sentiment score of -4.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Morgan Stanley.

Are investors shorting Morgan Stanley?

Morgan Stanley saw a decline in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,670,000 shares, a decline of 14.7% from the December 15th total of 17,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,790,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. 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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Netflix (NFLX) and Wells Fargo & Co (WFC).

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 shareholders include Focused Investors LLC (0.15%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.08%), Hexavest Inc. (0.06%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%) and Strs Ohio (0.04%). Company insiders that own Morgan Stanley stock include Daniel A Simkowitz, James P Gorman, Jeffrey S Brodsky, Jonathan Pruzan, Keishi Hotsuki, Paul C Wirth, Robert P Rooney, Stanley Morgan and Ufj Financial Group Mitsubishi. 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 Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI. Company insiders that have sold Morgan Stanley company stock in the last year include Keishi Hotsuki, Paul C Wirth, Robert P Rooney and Ufj Financial Group Mitsubishi. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley.

Which institutional investors are buying Morgan Stanley stock?

MS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Focused Investors LLC, PGGM Investments, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, KAMES CAPITAL plc, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Diversified Trust Co and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have bought Morgan Stanley stock in the last two years include Daniel A Simkowitz and Ufj Financial Group Mitsubishi. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Morgan Stanley's stock price today?

One share of MS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.55.

How big of a company is Morgan Stanley?

Morgan Stanley has a market capitalization of $88.29 billion and generates $53.82 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $9.04 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.98 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:  991 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,195 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,186
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 1/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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