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MSA Safety Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.82 (-3.54 %)
(As of 10/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $131.26
50-Day Range
MA: $136.83
52-Week Range
Now: $131.26
Volume319,605 shs
Average Volume233,884 shs
Market Capitalization$5.10 billion
P/E Ratio33.66
Dividend Yield1.26%
MSA Safety Incorporated develops, manufactures, and supplies safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures in the oil, gas, petrochemical, fire service, construction, utilities, and mining industries worldwide. It operates through Americas and International segments. 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 consist of breathing apparatus products, such as self-contained breathing apparatus, face masks, and respirators; hand-held portable gas detection instruments; industrial head protection products; firefighter helmets and protective apparel; and fall protection equipment comprising confined space equipment, harnesses, lanyards, and lifelines. In addition, the company offers respirators, eye and face protection products, ballistic helmets, and gas masks. It serves distributors, and industrial or military end-users through indirect and direct sales channels. The company was founded in 1914 and is based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.43 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surgical appliances & supplies
Sub-IndustryOffice Services & Supplies



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Cash Flow$5.35 per share
Book Value$18.82 per share


Net Income$136.44 million


Market Cap$5.10 billion
Next Earnings Date2/17/2021 (Estimated)
-4.82 (-3.54 %)
(As of 10/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has MSA Safety's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

MSA Safety's stock was trading at $106.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MSA stock has increased by 22.7% and is now trading at $131.26.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of MSA Safety?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSA Safety in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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, February 17th 2021.
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How were MSA Safety's earnings last quarter?

MSA Safety Inc (NYSE:MSA) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 28th. The industrial products company reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.10 by $0.16. MSA Safety had a return on equity of 25.66% and a net margin of 11.08%.
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How often does MSA Safety pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSA Safety?

MSA Safety announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Thursday, September 10th. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 14th.
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What price target have analysts set for MSA?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for MSA Safety's shares. Their forecasts range from $113.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate MSA Safety's share price to reach $133.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of MSA Safety's key competitors?

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).

Who are MSA Safety's key executives?

MSA Safety's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Nishan J. Vartanian, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Kenneth D. Krause, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Douglas K. McClaine, Sr. VP, Sec. & Chief Legal Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Markus H. Weber, Chief Information Officer & VP (Age 54)
  • Ms. Elyse Lorenzato, Director of Investor Relations

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.44%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.24%), Norris Perne & French LLP MI (0.12%), Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.10%), DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.10%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.07%). Company insiders that own MSA Safety stock include Bob Willem Leenen, Diane M Pearse, Douglas K Mcclaine, John T Ryan III, Kenneth D Krause, L Edward Shaw Jr, Nishan J Vartanian, Steven C Sr Blanco and William M Lambert.
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Which major investors are selling MSA Safety stock?

MSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Retirement Systems of Alabama, PFG Advisors, Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold MSA Safety company stock in the last year include Diane M Pearse, Douglas K Mcclaine, Kenneth D Krause, Nishan J Vartanian, Steven C Sr Blanco, and William M Lambert.
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Which major investors are buying MSA Safety stock?

MSA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norris Perne & French LLP MI, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Pacer Advisors Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Wedbush Securities Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Xponance Inc..
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How do I buy shares of MSA Safety?

Shares of MSA 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 MSA Safety's stock price today?

One share of MSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $131.26.

How big of a company is MSA Safety?

MSA Safety has a market capitalization of $5.10 billion and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $136.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.80 on an earnings per share basis. MSA Safety employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

What is MSA Safety's official website?

The official website for MSA Safety is www.msasafety.com.

How can I contact MSA Safety?

MSA Safety's mailing address is 1000 CRANBERRY WOODS DRIVE, CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP PA, 16066. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 724-776-8600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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