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NYSE:MSCI

MSCI (MSCI) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$568.97
+3.50 (+0.62%)
(As of 02/23/2024 08:53 PM ET)
Today's Range
$566.07
$571.18
50-Day Range
$532.73
$604.30
52-Week Range
$451.55
$617.39
Volume
410,400 shs
Average Volume
515,354 shs
Market Capitalization
$45.00 billion
P/E Ratio
39.51
Dividend Yield
1.12%
Price Target
$578.21

MSCI MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.36 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.6% Upside
$578.21 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.24% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.33
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.31mentions of MSCI in the last 14 days
Based on 24 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
14.51%
From $14.75 to $16.89 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.

4.65 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

70th out of 582 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

10th out of 83 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

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 11/30 Dividend
11/08/2023
Dividend Payable
11/30/2023
Last Earnings
1/30/2024
Ex-Dividend for 2/29 Dividend
2/15/2024
Today
2/25/2024
Dividend Payable
2/29/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/23/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Specialized Finance
CUSIP
55354G10
Employees
5,794
Year Founded
1969

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$578.21
High Stock Price Target
$700.00
Low Stock Price Target
$450.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.36
Research Coverage
14 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.15 billion
Pretax Margin
54.14%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

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

Miscellaneous

Free Float
76,655,000
Market Cap
$45.00 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.10

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MSCI Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell MSCI stock right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSCI in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" MSCI shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MSCI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is MSCI's stock price target for 2024?

14 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for MSCI's shares. Their MSCI share price targets range from $450.00 to $700.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $578.21 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.6% 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 at the start of the year. Since then, MSCI shares have increased by 0.6% and is now trading at $568.97.
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Are investors shorting MSCI?

MSCI saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 950,700 shares, an increase of 22.4% from the January 15th total of 776,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 408,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Currently, 1.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is MSCI's next earnings date?

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

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 30th. The technology company reported $3.68 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $3.29 by $0.39. The technology company earned $690.11 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $662.64 million. MSCI had a net margin of 45.42% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 111.17%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 19.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.84 EPS.
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How often does MSCI pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSCI?

MSCI announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 29th. Investors of record on Friday, February 16th will be given a dividend of $1.60 per share on Thursday, February 29th. This represents a $6.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 15th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $1.38.
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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 1.12%. 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 44.44%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MSCI will have a dividend payout ratio of 37.89% 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 Glassdoor.com. 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. (10.98%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.03%), Capital Research Global Investors (2.69%), Capital International Investors (2.18%), Fiera Capital Corp (1.66%) and Edgewood Management LLC (1.55%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew C Wiechmann, Cd Baer Pettit, 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 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff