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MSCI (MSCI) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-3.03 (-0.60%)
(As of 10:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
97,444 shs
Average Volume
586,430 shs
Market Capitalization
$39.81 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

MSCI MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.53 Rating Score
12.9% Upside
$570.53 Price Target
Short Interest
1.27% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.44mentions of MSCI in the last 14 days
Based on 25 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$9.50 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $14.66 to $16.59 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.99 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

2nd out of 584 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

2nd out of 91 stocks

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About MSCI Stock (NYSE:MSCI)

MSCI Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides critical decision support tools and solutions for the investment community to manage investment processes worldwide. The Index segment provides indexes for use in various areas of the investment process, including indexed financial product, such as ETFs, mutual funds, annuities, futures, options, structured products, and over-the-counter derivatives; performance benchmarking; portfolio construction and rebalancing; and asset allocation, as well as licenses GICS and GICS Direct. The Analytics segment offers risk management, performance attribution and portfolio management content, application, an integrated view of risk and return service, and an analysis of market, credit, liquidity, counterparty, and climate risk across asset classes; managed services, including consolidation of client portfolio data, review and reconciliation of input data and results, and customized reporting; and HedgePlatform to measure, evaluate, and monitor the risk of hedge fund investments. The ESG and Climate segment provides products and services that help institutional investors understand how ESG impacts the long-term risk and return of their portfolio and individual security-level investments; and data, ratings, research, and tools to help investors navigate increasing regulation. The All Other Private Assets segment includes real estate and infrastructure data, benchmarks, return-analytics, climate assessments and market insights; business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers; and offers investment decision support tools for private capital. The Private Capital Solutions segment offers tools to help private asset investors across mission-critical workflows, such as sourcing terms and conditions, evaluating operating performance, managing risk and other activities supporting private capital investing. MSCI Inc. was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

MSCI Stock Price History

MSCI Stock News Headlines

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) COO Buys $3,445,575.00 in Stock
MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) Trading Up 1.1%
MSCI World Index 990100
MSCI Published an Investor Presentation
MSCI Published an Investor Presentation
Redburn Atlantic Upgrades MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) to Buy
UPDATE 2-MSCI publishes quarterly index changes
MSCI Equity Indexes May 2024 Index Review
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Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Business services, not elsewhere classified
Specialized Finance
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
17 Analysts


Net Income
$1.15 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.53 billion
Cash Flow
$15.73 per share
Book Value
($9.35) per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$40.05 billion

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MSCI Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell MSCI stock right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSCI in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" MSCI shares.
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What is MSCI's stock price target for 2024?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for MSCI's shares. Their MSCI share price targets range from $450.00 to $660.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $570.53 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have MSCI shares performed in 2024?

MSCI's stock was trading at $565.65 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, MSCI shares have decreased by 10.6% and is now trading at $505.53.
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Are investors shorting MSCI?

MSCI saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,090,000 shares, an increase of 33.5% from the March 31st total of 816,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 546,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is MSCI's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 23rd 2024.
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How were MSCI's earnings last quarter?

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 23rd. The technology company reported $3.52 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.44 by $0.08. The technology company earned $680 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $685.47 million. MSCI had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 121.86% and a net margin of 44.55%. The firm's revenue was up 14.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $3.14 earnings per share.
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How often does MSCI pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSCI?

MSCI declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $1.60 per share on Friday, May 31st. This represents a $6.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 16th.
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Is MSCI a good dividend stock?

MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) pays an annual dividend of $6.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.25%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 43.69%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MSCI will have a dividend payout ratio of 38.58% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for MSCI.

What is Henry A. Fernandez's approval rating as MSCI's CEO?

422 employees have rated MSCI Chief Executive Officer Henry A. Fernandez on Henry A. Fernandez has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts Henry A. Fernandez in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of MSCI own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other MSCI investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Mastercard (MA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Salesforce (CRM), Adobe (ADBE), Visa (V), PayPal (PYPL), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are MSCI's major shareholders?

MSCI's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.01%), Bamco Inc. NY (2.85%), Capital International Investors (2.19%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.90%), Sustainable Growth Advisers LP (1.67%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.05%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew C Wiechmann, Cd Baer Pettit, Henry A Fernandez, Jennifer H Mak, Robert J Gutowski and Scott A Crum.
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How do I buy shares of MSCI?

Shares of MSCI stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:MSCI) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by Staff

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