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What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
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Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
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Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
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Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
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NYSE:MSA

MSA Safety - MSA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$126.36
-0.14 (-0.11%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:49 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$125.11
$126.86
50-Day Range
$113.76
$131.24
52-Week Range
$112.89
$167.49
Volume
52,300 shs
Average Volume
114,706 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.94 billion
P/E Ratio
123.88
Dividend Yield
1.46%
Price Target
$183.00

MSA Safety MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
44.8% Upside
$183.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.91% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.51
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.96mentions of MSA Safety in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
12.26%
From $5.30 to $5.95 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.11 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

8th out of 210 stocks

Surgical Appliances & Supplies Industry

2nd out of 25 stocks

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About MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Stock

MSA Safety Incorporated develops, manufactures, and supplies safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures in the oil, gas, petrochemical, fire service, construction, industrial manufacturing applications, utilities, military, and mining industries in North America, Latin America, and internationally. The company's core product offerings include permanently installed fixed gas and flame detection instruments, such as permanently installed gas detection monitoring systems, and flame detectors and open-path infrared gas detectors, as well as replacement components and related services to detect the presence or absence of various gases in the air. Its core product offerings also comprise breathing apparatus products, such as self-contained breathing apparatus; hand-held portable gas detection instruments; industrial head protection products; firefighter helmets and protective apparel; and fall protection equipment, including confined space equipment, harnesses, lanyards, and self-retracting lifelines, as well as engineered systems. In addition, the company offers air-purifying respirators, eye and face protection products, ballistic helmets, and gas masks. It serves distributors and end-users through indirect and direct sales channels. The company offers its product under the V-Gard, Cairns, and Gallet brand names. MSA Safety Incorporated was founded in 1914 and is based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.

MSA Safety Trading Down 0.1 %

NYSE:MSA traded down $0.14 on Friday, hitting $126.36. 52,362 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 96,324. The stock has a market cap of $4.94 billion, a PE ratio of 123.88 and a beta of 0.91. MSA Safety has a fifty-two week low of $112.89 and a fifty-two week high of $167.49. The company has a current ratio of 2.51, a quick ratio of 1.50 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.74. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $123.70 and a 200-day moving average of $128.82.

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA - Get Rating) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. The industrial products company reported $1.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.25 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $372.31 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $363.70 million. MSA Safety had a net margin of 2.79% and a return on equity of 23.65%. The company's revenue was up 9.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.06 EPS. As a group, equities analysts expect that MSA Safety will post 5.3 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

MSA Safety Announces Dividend

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Saturday, September 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 16th will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 15th. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.46%. MSA Safety's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 180.39%.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Separately, StockNews.com upgraded shares of MSA Safety from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Friday.

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MSA Stock News Headlines

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MSA Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/10 Dividend
5/13/2022
Dividend Payable
6/10/2022
Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/10 Dividend
8/15/2022
Dividend Payable
9/10/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/26/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Surgical appliances & supplies
Sub-Industry
Office Services & Supplies
CUSIP
60272010
Employees
4,800
Year Founded
1914

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$183.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$183.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$183.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+44.8%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$21.34 million
Pretax Margin
3.49%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.40 billion
Cash Flow
$5.99 per share
Book Value
$21.33 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
36,665,000
Market Cap
$4.94 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.91

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MSA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell MSA Safety stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSA Safety in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" MSA Safety stock.
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What is MSA Safety's stock price forecast for 2022?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for MSA Safety's stock. Their MSA stock forecasts range from $183.00 to $183.00. On average, they expect MSA Safety's stock price to reach $183.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 44.8% from the stock's current price.
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How has MSA Safety's stock price performed in 2022?

MSA Safety's stock was trading at $150.96 at the beginning of the year. Since then, MSA shares have decreased by 16.3% and is now trading at $126.36.
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When is MSA Safety's next earnings date?

MSA Safety is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 26th 2022.
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How were MSA Safety's earnings last quarter?

MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 27th. The industrial products company reported $1.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.25 by $0.04. The industrial products company had revenue of $372.31 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $363.70 million. MSA Safety had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.65% and a net margin of 2.79%. MSA Safety's revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.06 EPS.

How often does MSA Safety pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSA Safety?

MSA Safety declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Saturday, September 10th. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 15th.
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Is MSA Safety a good dividend stock?

MSA Safety(NYSE:MSA) pays an annual dividend of $1.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.46%. MSA Safety has been increasing its dividend for 52 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of MSA Safety is 180.39%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, MSA Safety will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.92% next year. This indicates that MSA Safety will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Nishan Vartanian's approval rating as MSA Safety's CEO?

19 employees have rated MSA Safety CEO Nishan Vartanian on Glassdoor.com. Nishan Vartanian has an approval rating of 88% among MSA Safety's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of MSA Safety own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other MSA Safety investors own include Medtronic (MDT), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Ecolab (ECL), Lancaster Colony (LANC), Lowe's Companies (LOW), McDonald's (MCD), Starbucks (SBUX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Becton, Dickinson and (BDX).

What is MSA Safety's stock symbol?

MSA Safety trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MSA."

Who are MSA Safety's major shareholders?

MSA Safety's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Brown Advisory Inc. (1.44%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.48%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.23%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.18%), Waldron Private Wealth LLC (0.14%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%). Company insiders that own MSA Safety stock include Diane M Pearse, Douglas K Mcclaine, John T Ryan III, John T Ryan III, Jonathan D Buck, Kenneth D Krause, Nishan J Vartanian, Rebecca B Roberts, Robert A Bruggeworth, Sandra Phillips Rogers, Steven C Sr Blanco, William M Lambert and William M Lambert.
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How do I buy shares of MSA Safety?

Shares of MSA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is MSA Safety's stock price today?

One share of MSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $126.36.

How much money does MSA Safety make?

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) has a market capitalization of $4.94 billion and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $21.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.02 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does MSA Safety have?

MSA Safety employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

When was MSA Safety founded?

MSA Safety was founded in 1914.

How can I contact MSA Safety?

MSA Safety's mailing address is 1000 CRANBERRY WOODS DRIVE, CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP PA, 16066. The official website for MSA Safety is www.msasafety.com. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at (724) 776-8600, via email at elyse.lorenzato@msasafety.com, or via fax at 724-967-3326.

This page (NYSE:MSA) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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