NYSE:MSA - MSA Safety Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$98.81 +0.59 (+0.60 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$98.81
Today's Range$98.15 - $99.26
52-Week Range$65.95 - $99.37
Volume114,620 shs
Average Volume185,690 shs
Market Capitalization$3.79 billion
P/E Ratio23.92
Dividend Yield1.54%
Beta1.44
MSA Safety logoMSA 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, fall arrest equipment, 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Surgical appliances & supplies
Sub-IndustryOffice Services & Supplies
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:MSA
CUSIP60272010
Phone724-776-8600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.69
Current Ratio2.31
Quick Ratio1.69

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.92
Forward P/E Ratio21.72
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.20 billion
Price / Sales3.16
Cash Flow$4.9306 per share
Price / Cash20.04
Book Value$15.75 per share
Price / Book6.27

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.87
Net Income$26.02 million
Net Margins3.50%
Return on Equity26.05%
Return on Assets10.08%

Miscellaneous

Employees4,700
Outstanding Shares38,310,000
Market Cap$3,785.81

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MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MSA Safety's stock symbol?

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

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

MSA Safety announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 7th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Sunday, June 10th. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 18th. This is a positive change from MSA Safety's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View MSA Safety's Dividend History.

How were MSA Safety's earnings last quarter?

MSA Safety Inc (NYSE:MSA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 23rd. The industrial products company reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.17. The industrial products company had revenue of $326 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $310.86 million. MSA Safety had a net margin of 3.50% and a return on equity of 26.05%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 22.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.58 EPS. View MSA Safety's Earnings History.

When is MSA Safety's next earnings date?

MSA Safety is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for MSA Safety.

What price target have analysts set for MSA?

3 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for MSA Safety's shares. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect MSA Safety's share price to reach $100.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for MSA Safety.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MSA Safety?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSA Safety in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about MSA Safety stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about MSA Safety stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "MSA Safety Inc. is engaged in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures. The company's core product lines include self-contained breathing apparatus, fixed gas and flame detection systems, handheld gas detection instruments, industrial and fire service head protection products and fall protection devices. It serves a broad range of industries, including the oil, gas and petrochemical industry, the fire service, construction, mining and general industry. MSA Safety Inc., formerly known as Mine Safety Appliances Company, is headquartered in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania. " (6/27/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We were estimating EPS of $0.78 and sales of $305 million. Revenue growth of 23%, (18% on a constant currency basis) included 7% organic growth and 11% from the Globe acquisition. The company’s streamlined cost structure drove a 76% year‐over‐year increase in adjusted earnings to $39 million." (4/27/2018)

Who are some of MSA Safety's key competitors?

Who are MSA Safety's key executives?

MSA Safety's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nishan J. Vartanian, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kenneth D. Krause, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Douglas K. McClaine, Sr. VP, Sec. & Chief Legal Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Kerry M. Bove, Sr. VP & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Randall J. Killeen, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller (Age 56)

Has MSA Safety been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about MSA stock have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. MSA Safety earned a news sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.74 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are MSA Safety's major shareholders?

MSA Safety's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.50%), SG Capital Management LLC (0.41%), Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.02%) and Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own MSA Safety stock include Diane M Pearse, Douglas K Mcclaine, John T Ryan III, Kenneth D Krause, Kerry M Bove, L Edward Shaw Jr, Markus H Weber, Nishan J Vartanian, Paul R Uhler, Randall Killeen, Robert A Bruggeworth, Ronald N Herring Jr, Steven C Sr Blanco and William M Lambert. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MSA Safety.

Which major investors are buying MSA Safety stock?

MSA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsbanken Fonder AB, SG Capital Management LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB and Vigilant Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for MSA Safety.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is MSA Safety's stock price today?

One share of MSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $98.81.

How big of a company is MSA Safety?

MSA Safety has a market capitalization of $3.79 billion and generates $1.20 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $26.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.87 on an earnings per share basis. MSA Safety employs 4,700 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 industrial products company can be reached via phone at 724-776-8600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for MSA Safety (NYSE MSA)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  172 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  146 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  318
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This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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