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NYSE:MSCI

MSCI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$414.72
+5.72 (+1.40 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$400.01
Now: $414.72
$416.54
50-Day Range
$393.34
MA: $418.15
$440.92
52-Week Range
$218.65
Now: $414.72
$455.81
Volume633,850 shs
Average Volume561,343 shs
Market Capitalization$34.25 billion
P/E Ratio61.99
Dividend Yield0.76%
Beta0.91
MSCI, Inc. engages in the provision of investment decision support tools, including indices, portfolio risk and performance analytics and corporate governance products and services. The company operates through the following business segments: Index; Analytics; Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG); and Real Estate. The Index segment involves in the 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. The ESG segment offers products and services that help institutional investors understand how ESG factors can impact the long-term risk of investments. The Real Estate segment includes research, reporting, market data and benchmarking offerings that provide real estate performance analysis for funds, investors and managers.. The company was founded by Andrew Thomas Rudd in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
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Headlines

MSCI's Fernandez Calls for Modernization of Financial System
February 26, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance
CUSIP55354G10
Phone(212) 804-3900
Employees3,545
Year Founded1969

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Cash Flow$7.08 per share
Book Value($0.91) per share

Profitability

Net Income$563.65 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$34.25 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.21 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

47th out of 1,526 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

9th out of 192 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$414.72
+5.72 (+1.40 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is MSCI a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSCI in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MSCI stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than MSCI?

Wall Street analysts have given MSCI a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but MSCI wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting MSCI?

MSCI saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 990,800 shares, an increase of 53.1% from the January 28th total of 647,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 449,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is MSCI's next earnings date?

MSCI is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
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How were MSCI's earnings last quarter?

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) posted its earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The technology company reported $1.96 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.98 by $0.02. The technology company earned $443.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $434.64 million. MSCI had a net margin of 34.28% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 226.94%. The business's revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.67 EPS.
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How has MSCI's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

MSCI's stock was trading at $262.58 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MSCI shares have increased by 57.9% and is now trading at $414.72.
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How often does MSCI pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSCI?

MSCI announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.78 per share on Friday, February 26th. This represents a $3.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 18th.
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Is MSCI a good dividend stock?

MSCI pays an annual dividend of $3.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.76%. MSCI has been increasing its dividend for 6 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of MSCI is 48.45%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MSCI will have a dividend payout ratio of 36.32% next year. This indicates that MSCI will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for MSCI?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for MSCI's shares. Their forecasts range from $416.00 to $501.00. On average, they anticipate MSCI's stock price to reach $463.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are MSCI's key executives?

MSCI's management team includes the following people:
  • Henry A. Fernandez, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Carroll Douglas Baer Pettit, President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Andrew C. Wiechmann, Chief Financial Officer
  • Jigar Thakkar, Chief Technology Officer & Head-Engineering
  • Diana H. Tidd, Chief Responsibility Officer & Head-Global Index

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

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

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), Mastercard (MA), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM), Adobe (ADBE), Visa (V), PayPal (PYPL), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

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. (7.73%), FMR LLC (4.46%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.58%), Fiera Capital Corp (3.31%), Bamco Inc. NY (2.69%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.20%). Company insiders that own MSCI stock include Benjamin F Dupont, Cd Baer Pettit, Henry A Fernandez, Laurent Seyer and Scott A Crum.
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Which major investors are selling MSCI stock?

MSCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, BlackRock Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, Winslow Capital Management LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold MSCI company stock in the last year include Cd Baer Pettit, and Scott A Crum.
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Which major investors are buying MSCI stock?

MSCI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, FMR LLC, Swedbank, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Baird Financial Group Inc., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, and WCM Investment Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is MSCI's stock price today?

One share of MSCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $414.72.

How much money does MSCI make?

MSCI has a market capitalization of $34.25 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.

How many employees does MSCI have?

MSCI employs 3,545 workers across the globe.

When was MSCI founded?

MSCI was founded in 1969.

What is MSCI's official website?

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

Where are MSCI's headquarters?

MSCI is headquartered at 7 WORLD TRADE CENTER 250 GREENWICH STREET 49TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10007.

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 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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