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NYSE:MSA

MSA Safety - MSA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$134.00
+1.87 (+1.42%)
(As of 01/26/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$131.48
$134.13
50-Day Range
$129.51
$144.70
52-Week Range
$108.75
$146.33
Volume
93,094 shs
Average Volume
110,701 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.25 billion
P/E Ratio
79.76
Dividend Yield
1.39%
Price Target
$161.00

MSA Safety MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
20.1% Upside
$161.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.13% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.01
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.87mentions of MSA Safety in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$563,720 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

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

2.64 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

35th out of 183 stocks

Surgical Appliances & Supplies Industry

9th out of 23 stocks


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About MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Stock

MSA Safety, Inc. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of innovative products, which enhance the safety and health of workers and protect facility infrastructures. It operates through the following geographical segments: Americas, International, and Corporate. The Americas segment consists of manufacturing and research and development facilities in the U.S., Mexico, and Brazil. The International segment consists of companies in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific region. The Corporate segment focuses on the general and administrative expenses incurred in its corporate headquarters. The company was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in Cranberry Township, PA.

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MSA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/27/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/10 Dividend
11/14/2022
Dividend Payable
12/10/2022
Today
1/26/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/16/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

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
$161.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$170.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$152.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+20.1%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$21.34 million
Pretax Margin
5.39%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.40 billion
Cash Flow
$6.08 per share
Book Value
$21.19 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
36,732,000
Market Cap
$5.25 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.94

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Key Executives

  • Nishan J. VartanianNishan J. Vartanian
    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Lee Breet Mcchesney
    Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Markus H. Weber
    Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Stephanie L. Sciullo
    Chief Legal Office, SVP & Head-Public Affairs
  • Glennis A. Williams
    Chief Human Resources Officer & Vice President













MSA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell MSA Safety stock right now?

1 Wall Street 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 research analysts is that investors should "buy" MSA shares.
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What is MSA Safety's stock price forecast for 2023?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for MSA Safety's stock. Their MSA share price forecasts range from $152.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $161.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have MSA shares performed in 2023?

MSA Safety's stock was trading at $144.19 at the start of the year. Since then, MSA shares have decreased by 7.1% and is now trading at $134.00.
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Are investors shorting MSA Safety?

MSA Safety saw a decrease in short interest in December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 386,300 shares, a decrease of 10.3% from the November 30th total of 430,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 108,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is MSA Safety's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 16th 2023.
View our MSA earnings forecast
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How were MSA Safety's earnings last quarter?

MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 27th. The industrial products company reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.09. The industrial products company earned $340.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $341.34 million. MSA Safety had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.89% and a net margin of 4.46%. The business's revenue was up 11.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.94 EPS.

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

MSA Safety announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Saturday, December 10th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.37%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 14th.
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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 1.39%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 51 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 109.52%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, MSA will have a dividend payout ratio of 33.70% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for MSA.

What is Nishan Vartanian's approval rating as MSA Safety's CEO?

19 employees have rated MSA Safety Chief Executive Officer Nishan Vartanian on Glassdoor.com. Nishan Vartanian has an approval rating of 88% among the company'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 Redwood Investments LLC (0.22%), Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.17%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.16%), Yousif Capital Management LLC (0.05%), Comerica Bank (0.04%) and Fruth Investment Management (0.03%). Insiders that own company stock include Bob Willem Leenen, Diane M Pearse, 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 $134.00.

How much money does MSA Safety make?

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) has a market capitalization of $5.25 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 $1.68 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does MSA Safety have?

The company employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

How can I contact MSA Safety?

MSA Safety's mailing address is 1000 CRANBERRY WOODS DRIVE, CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP PA, 16066. The official website for the company 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 1/27/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff