MSA Safety Company Profile (NYSE:MSA)

About MSA Safety

MSA Safety logoMine Safety Appliances Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and supply of products that protect people's health and safety. The Company's line of safety products is used by workers worldwide in the fire service, homeland security, oil and gas, construction and other industries, as well as the military. Its product offering includes self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBAs), gas masks, gas detection instruments, head protection, respirators, thermal imaging cameras, fall protection and ballistic helmets. The Company also offers consumer and contractor safety products through retail channels. Its safety products integrate any combination of electronics, mechanical systems and advanced materials to protect users against hazardous or life threatening situations. Its Safety Works, LLC joint venture provides a range of safety products and gloves to the North American do-it-yourself and independent contractor market through various channels.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Security & Protection Services
  • Sub-Industry: Office Services & Supplies
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MSA
  • CUSIP: 60272010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $57.56
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.89
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.87
  • P/E Growth: 1.40
  • Market Cap: $2.16B
  • Outstanding Shares: 37,522,000
  • Beta: 1.62
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $57.33 (0.39% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/22/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$54.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$61.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/23/2015Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetOutperform$60.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
7/24/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> Neutral$52.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/20/2016Q216$0.73$0.79$301.02 million$296.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.44$0.48$274.16 million$279.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.68$0.84$295.70 million$313.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.60$0.59$270.78 million$274.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.59$0.67$276.25 million$287.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.52$0.42$278.60 million$257.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2015Q414$0.71$0.93$301.12 million$311.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.55$0.57$274.70 million$275.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.62$0.60$289.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.59$0.40$280.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.58$0.67$285.61 million$291.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.69$0.57$298.91 million$278.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.65$0.71$299.50 million$299.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.63$0.51$297.05 million$283.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.55$0.52$295.03 million$296.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.59$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.67$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.52$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.59$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.52$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.52$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.34$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.38$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.05 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.46$0.49$0.48
Q2 20161$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q3 20162$0.61$0.67$0.64
Q4 20162$0.82$0.86$0.84
Q1 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q2 20171$0.87$0.87$0.87
Q3 20171$0.77$0.77$0.77
Q4 20171$0.79$0.79$0.79
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:2.29%
Payout Ratio:64.39% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
43.28% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:4.90% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/9/2016Douglas K McclaineInsiderSell4,731$56.00$264,936.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016William M LambertInsiderSell19,200$55.03$1,056,576.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016L Edward Shaw JrDirectorSell1,281$48.07$61,577.67View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Diane M PearseDirectorSell1,283$48.00$61,584.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Paul R UhlerVPSell4,731$46.25$218,808.75View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Ronald N Herring JrPresidentSell33$46.34$1,529.22View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Kerry M BovePresidentSell4,731$45.05$213,131.55View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Thomas H WitmerDirectorSell1,490$45.41$67,660.90View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Ronald N Herring JrPresidentSell4,731$45.29$214,266.99View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Thomas B HotoppDirectorSell1,490$45.51$67,809.90View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015John T Ryan IIIMajor ShareholderSell3,253$45.00$146,385.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015John T Ryan IIIMajor ShareholderSell10,000$45.50$455,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Douglas K. McclaineVPSell4,696$45.00$211,320.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015William M. LambertCEOSell15,844$44.51$705,216.44View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Paul R UhlerVPSell2,565$51.00$130,815.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Kerry M BovePresidentSell3,789$50.11$189,866.79View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Ronald N Herring JrPresidentSell5,175$50.01$258,801.75View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Thomas B HotoppDirectorSell1,034$50.00$51,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Joseph A BiglerVPSell2,298$55.09$126,596.82View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Douglas K McclaineVPSell3,141$55.57$174,545.37View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Paul R UhlerVPSell1,491$54.96$81,945.36View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Joseph A BiglerVPSell2,398$57.38$137,597.24View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014William M LambertCEOSell16,388$56.44$924,938.72View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Joseph A BiglerVPSell4,224$55.28$233,502.72View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Diane PearseDirectorSell1,140$51.95$59,223.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Joseph BiglerVPSell12,236$52.07$637,128.52View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Joseph BiglerVPSell5,451$50.00$272,550.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Tunon Alvaro GarciaDirectorBuy2,000$47.50$95,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Ronald Herring, Jr.PresidentSell10,984$51.14$561,721.76View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Dennis L ZeitlerCFOSell10,000$52.78$527,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Dennis L ZeitlerCFOSell18,917$49.41$934,688.97View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013John T Ryan IIIMajor ShareholderSell1,400$49.46$69,244.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Kerry M BovePresidentSell5,000$49.52$247,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Joseph A BiglerVPSell5,310$49.23$261,411.30View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)
DateHeadline logoMSA Safety : Exposure of Underground Miners to Diesel Exhaust (NYSE:MSA) - August 25 at 11:23 AM logoMSA SAFETY INC Financials (NYSE:MSA) - August 17 at 6:31 PM logoMSA SAFETY INC : ex-dividend day (NYSE:MSA) - August 17 at 9:25 AM logoMSA SAFETY INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:MSA) - August 9 at 6:32 PM logoMSA Safety Inc.: MSA Declares Third Quarter Dividend (NYSE:MSA) - August 2 at 6:35 PM logoMSA Declares Third Quarter Dividend (NYSE:MSA) - August 2 at 6:35 PM logoMSA SAFETY INC : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:MSA) - July 26 at 6:36 PM logoETF’s with exposure to MSA Safety, Inc. : July 25, 2016 (NYSE:MSA) - July 25 at 1:33 PM logoMSA Safety, Inc. :MSA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 (NYSE:MSA) - July 22 at 11:46 AM
News IconRoundup: Homes sales improve in June to best pace since early 2007; more (NYSE:MSA) - July 22 at 9:14 AM
News IconFeds warn on health mega-mergers; MSA Safety profits jump; S&T Bank earnings (NYSE:MSA) - July 22 at 9:14 AM logoMSA Safety downgraded by Robert W. Baird (NYSE:MSA) - July 22 at 6:49 AM logoEdited Transcript of MSA earnings conference call or presentation 21-Jul-16 12:30pm GMT (NYSE:MSA) - July 21 at 5:26 PM logoMSA Safety Inc.'s Earnings Are on Fire (NYSE:MSA) - July 21 at 11:33 AM logoAdvancements in the Technology of Fire Protection Systems Are Anticipated to Boost the Market (NYSE:MSA) - July 20 at 6:59 PM logoMSA Safety Inc. Earnings Rise 19% In Q2 (NYSE:MSA) - July 20 at 6:59 PM logoMSA Safety tops 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:MSA) - July 20 at 6:14 PM logoMSA Safety : Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Emergency Mine Evacuation (NYSE:MSA) - July 20 at 9:12 AM logoQ2 2016 MSA Safety Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:MSA) - July 20 at 7:07 AM logo3 Things to Watch When MSA Safety Inc. Reports Earnings (NYSE:MSA) - July 18 at 2:45 PM logoMSA Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Webcast (NYSE:MSA) - July 15 at 2:35 PM logoMSA Safety : Combine Solicitation - PARTS FOR THE SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS (NYSE:MSA) - July 15 at 10:56 AM
News IconPool tensions hit high-water mark (NYSE:MSA) - July 14 at 6:34 PM
News IconCity Pool Forum Brings Ideas, Heated Opinions (NYSE:MSA) - July 14 at 9:53 AM logoMSA Safety : Labor Department (DOL); Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) (F.R. Page 41486) - Meeting (NYSE:MSA) - June 28 at 6:09 PM logoMSA Safety, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MSA-US : June 28, 2016 (NYSE:MSA) - June 28 at 9:15 AM
News IconBarrow County Emergency Services purchases new air packs (NYSE:MSA) - June 21 at 5:54 PM
News IconStifel Nicolaus Upgraded MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) To 'Buy' (NYSE:MSA) - June 17 at 6:05 PM logoStifel Sees Positive Catalysts On MSA Safety's Horizon, Upgrades To Buy (NYSE:MSA) - June 15 at 10:52 AM logoMSA Safety Inc. (MSA) Finished Near The Highs Of The Year After Upgrade (NYSE:MSA) - June 15 at 10:52 AM logoMSA Safety (MSA) Looks Good: Stock Adds 5.6% in Session (NYSE:MSA) - June 15 at 8:45 AM logoMSA Safety Inc. (MSA) Has Risen To Nearly An 11-Month High After Upgrade (NYSE:MSA) - June 14 at 11:03 AM logoMSA Safety Incorporated (MSA) : Company Profile and SWOT Analysis - New Market Research Report (NYSE:MSA) - June 13 at 9:11 AM
News IconGlobal fire protection systems market (for oil and gas) to exhibit 6.48% CAGR 2015-2024; fire detection systems earn dominant position (NYSE:MSA) - June 10 at 6:33 PM logoMSA to Present at Stifel Industrials Conference (NYSE:MSA) - June 8 at 1:08 PM logoGrowth of Fire Protection Systems Market Depends Directly on the Growth of the Oil & Gas Sector (NYSE:MSA) - June 6 at 6:11 PM logoNew Breathing Apparatus Contract with Major Fire Brigade in Australia Keeps Momentum Strong for MSA’s Fire Service Business (NYSE:MSA) - June 2 at 10:15 AM logoNew Breathing Apparatus Contract with Major Fire Brigade in Australia Keeps Momentum Strong for MSA's Fire Service Business (NYSE:MSA) - June 2 at 9:20 AM
News IconCommodities stocks in Trib 30 index take hit in May (NYSE:MSA) - June 1 at 6:46 PM logoMorgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC Increased Msa Safety INC (NYSE:MSA) by $6.66 Million as Shares Rose - CCH Daily News (NYSE:MSA) - May 27 at 7:07 PM logoGas Leak Detector Market Will Increase at a CAGR of 5.29% Through 2015 to 2020 (NYSE:MSA) - May 26 at 10:15 AM logoMSA Safety, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MSA-US : May 23, 2016 (NYSE:MSA) - May 23 at 8:10 AM
News IconMine Safety (NYSE:MSA) Sellers Covered 10.73% of Their Shorts - Wall Street Hints and News (NYSE:MSA) - May 20 at 11:55 PM logoMSA Safety Incorporated(NYSE:MSA) Declares Dividend of $0.3300. - Trade Calls (NYSE:MSA) - May 17 at 11:48 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Ritchie Bros Auctioneers, Ryder System and MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) - May 17 at 10:40 AM logoMSA Safety : Justification and Approval - 42-- abrasi-blast respirators; Sole Source to Mine Safety Appliances (NYSE:MSA) - May 16 at 11:54 AM
News IconMine Safety (NYSE:MSA) Sellers Covered 7.99% of Their Shorts - B.O.D.Y Confidential (NYSE:MSA) - May 11 at 7:15 PM logoMSA SAFETY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NYSE:MSA) - May 11 at 4:17 PM logoMSA Increases Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:MSA) - May 9 at 5:30 PM logoMSA Safety, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MSA-US : May 9, 2016 (NYSE:MSA) - May 9 at 8:06 AM


MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Chart for Saturday, August, 27, 2016

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