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NYSE:MSCIMsci Stock Price, Forecast & News

+6.17 (+1.91 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $328.85
50-Day Range
MA: $326.18
52-Week Range
Now: $328.85
Volume787,001 shs
Average Volume492,197 shs
Market Capitalization$27.49 billion
P/E Ratio52.70
Dividend Yield0.83%
MSCI Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides investment decision support tools for the clients to manage their investment processes worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Index, Analytics, ESG, and Real Estate. The Index segment primarily provides equity indexes for use in various areas of the investment process, including index-linked product creation and performance benchmarking, as well as portfolio construction and rebalancing, and asset allocation. The Analytics segment offers risk management, performance attribution, and portfolio management content, applications, and services that provide clients with an integrated view of risk and return, and an analysis of market, credit, liquidity, and counterparty risk across various asset classes, spanning short, medium, and long-term time horizons; and various managed services for clients to address the needs of various specialized areas of the investment community by providing a reporting service and performance reporting tools to institutional consultants and investors in hedge funds. The ESG segment provides products and services that help institutional investors understand how environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors impact the long-term risk of their investments; and data and ratings products for use in the construction of equity and fixed income indexes to help institutional investors benchmark ESG investment performance and issue index-based investment products, as well as manage, measure, and report on ESG mandates. The Real Estate segment offers real estate performance analysis for funds, investors, managers, and lenders. This segment provides products and services that include research, reporting, and benchmarking; and business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers. MSCI Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.95 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Cash Flow$7.49 per share
Book Value($4.24) per share


Net Income$563.65 million


Market Cap$27.49 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)

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Msci (NYSE:MSCI) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Msci's stock was trading at $262.58 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MSCI shares have increased by 25.2% and is now trading at $328.85. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Msci?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Msci in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Msci.

When is Msci's next earnings date?

Msci is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Msci.

How were Msci's earnings last quarter?

Msci Inc (NYSE:MSCI) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 28th. The technology company reported $1.90 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.68 by $0.22. The technology company had revenue of $416.78 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $406.36 million. Msci had a net margin of 33.28% and a negative return on equity of 286.63%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 12.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.55 earnings per share. View Msci's earnings history.

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

Msci announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.68 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $2.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 14th. View Msci's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for MSCI?

9 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Msci's stock. Their forecasts range from $218.00 to $346.00. On average, they anticipate Msci's stock price to reach $304.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.4%. View analysts' price targets for Msci.

Has Msci been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about MSCI stock have been trending very negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Msci earned a news impact score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutMsci.

Are investors shorting Msci?

Msci saw a drop in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,200,000 shares, a drop of 18.4% from the April 30th total of 1,470,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 835,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's shares are short sold. View Msci's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Msci's key competitors?

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Mastercard (MA), Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Visa (V) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Msci's key executives?

Msci's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Henry A. Fernandez, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. C. D. Baer Pettit, Pres (Age 54)
  • Ms. Kathleen A. Winters, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Laurent Seyer, COO & Chief Client Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Scott A. Crum, MD & Chief HR Officer (Age 62)

What is Msci's stock symbol?

Msci trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MSCI."

Who are Msci's major shareholders?

Msci's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.62%), State Street Corp (4.49%), Fiera Capital Corp (4.00%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.05%), Polen Capital Management LLC (2.59%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.90%). Company insiders that own Msci stock include Benjamin F Dupont, Cd Baer Pettit, Henry A Fernandez, Laurent Seyer and Scott A Crum. View institutional ownership trends for Msci.

Which institutional investors are selling Msci stock?

MSCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bessemer Group Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, 1832 Asset Management L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Fiera Capital Corp. Company insiders that have sold Msci company stock in the last year include Benjamin F Dupont, Cd Baer Pettit, Henry A Fernandez, and Laurent Seyer. View insider buying and selling activity for Msci.

Which institutional investors are buying Msci stock?

MSCI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FDx Advisors Inc., 1832 Asset Management L.P., WCM Investment Management LLC, Capital International Investors, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Ardevora Asset Management LLP, and Deutsche Bank AG. View insider buying and selling activity for Msci.

How do I buy shares of Msci?

Shares of MSCI 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 Msci's stock price today?

One share of MSCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $328.85.

How big of a company is Msci?

Msci has a market capitalization of $27.49 billion and generates $1.56 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $563.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.44 on an earnings per share basis. Msci employs 3,396 workers across the globe.

What is Msci's official website?

The official website for Msci is www.msci.com.

How can I contact Msci?

Msci's mailing address is 7 WORLD TRADE CENTER 250 GREENWICH STREET 49TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10007. The technology company can be reached via phone at 212-804-3900 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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