NYSE:MSCI

MSCI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$453.14
+4.64 (+1.03 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$442.48
Now: $453.14
$454.80
50-Day Range
$402.63
MA: $420.81
$448.50
52-Week Range
$299.09
Now: $453.14
$455.81
Volume315,835 shs
Average Volume499,573 shs
Market Capitalization$37.50 billion
P/E Ratio67.73
Dividend Yield0.70%
Beta0.91
MSCI Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides investment decision support tools for the clients to manage their investment processes worldwide. The company operates through Index, Analytics, and All Other segments. The Index segment primarily provides indexes for use in various areas of the investment process, including indexed product creation, such as ETFs, mutual funds, annuities, futures, options, structured products, 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, 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; various managed services, including consolidation of client portfolio data from various sources, 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 All Other Â- ESG segment provides products and services that help institutional investors understand how environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors impact the long-term risk and opportunities in financial markets; and data and rating products for use in the construction of equity and fixed income indexes and issue index-based investment products, as well as manage, measure, and report on ESG mandates. The All Other Â- Real Estate segment includes research, reporting, market data, and benchmarking offerings that provide real estate performance analytics for funds, investors, and managers; and business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers. It serves asset owners and managers, financial intermediaries, and wealth managers. MSCI Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance
CUSIP55354G10
Phone(212) 804-3900
Employees3,633
Year Founded1969

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Cash Flow$7.74 per share
Book Value($0.91) per share

Profitability

Net Income$563.65 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$37.50 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

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April 12, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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April 7, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) COO Cd Baer Pettit Sells 2,500 Shares
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.02 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

70th out of 1,549 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

10th out of 191 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$453.14
+4.64 (+1.03 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is MSCI a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MSCI in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research 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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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 can I listen to MSCI's earnings call?

MSCI will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, April 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were MSCI's earnings last quarter?

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) issued its earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The technology company reported $1.96 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.98 by $0.02. The technology company had revenue of $443.70 million for 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 company's quarterly revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.67 EPS.
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How has MSCI's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

MSCI's stock was trading at $262.58 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MSCI shares have increased by 72.6% and is now trading at $453.14.
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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. Stockholders 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 yield of 0.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 0.70%. 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 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for MSCI's stock. Their forecasts range from $416.00 to $501.00. On average, they anticipate MSCI's stock price to reach $465.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are MSCI's key executives?

MSCI's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Henry A. Fernandez, Chairman & CEO (Age 63, Pay $2.42M)
  • Mr. C. D. Baer Pettit, Pres & COO (Age 56, Pay $2.15M)
  • Mr. Andrew C. Wiechmann, Chief Financial Officer (Age 41, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Robert J. Gutowski, Gen. Counsel (Age 53, Pay $986.76k)
  • Mr. Scott A. Crum, Chief HR Officer (Age 64, Pay $1.28M)
  • Ms. Linda S. Huber, Exec. Officer (Age 62, Pay $3.24M)
  • Ms. Jennifer H. Mak, Principal Accounting Officer, Global Controller & Head of Fin. Operations (Age 46)
  • Mr. Jigar Thakkar, CTO & Head of Engineering
  • Ms. Sallilyn Schwartz, Head of Investor Relations & Treasurer
  • Dr. Peter J. Zangari Ph.D., Global Head of Research & Product Devel. (Age 53)

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA (0.02%), EFG Asset Management Americas Corp. (0.01%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%). 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 Scout Investments Inc., EFG Asset Management Americas Corp., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA, Pacer Advisors Inc., Canandaigua National Corp, and Graves Light Private Wealth Management Inc.. 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 Everence Capital Management Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Private Trust Co. NA, and Paragon Advisors 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 $453.14.

How much money does MSCI make?

MSCI has a market capitalization of $37.50 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 3,633 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 4/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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