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NYSE:MSCIMsci Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.23 (+0.06 %)
(As of 08/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $364.58
50-Day Range
MA: $359.34
52-Week Range
Now: $364.58
Volume477,582 shs
Average Volume655,361 shs
Market Capitalization$30.49 billion
P/E Ratio59.47
Dividend Yield0.75%
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: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.62 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$7.34 per share
Book Value($3.72) per share


Net Income$563.65 million


Market Cap$30.49 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (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 Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MSCI shares have increased by 38.8% and is now trading at $364.58.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Msci?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Msci in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Msci's next earnings date?

Msci is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were Msci's earnings last quarter?

Msci Inc (NYSE:MSCI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 28th. The technology company reported $1.77 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.68 by $0.09. The technology company earned $409.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $410.25 million. Msci had a net margin of 32.14% and a negative return on equity of 268.97%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.54 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 Tuesday, July 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.78 per share on Monday, August 31st. This represents a $3.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 13th. This is a boost from Msci's previous quarterly dividend of $0.68.
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What price target have analysts set for MSCI?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Msci's shares. Their forecasts range from $218.00 to $501.00. On average, they expect Msci's share price to reach $343.63 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.7%.
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Has Msci been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MSCI stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Msci earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Msci?

Msci saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 883,000 shares, a drop of 13.4% from the June 15th total of 1,020,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 641,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.1% of the company's stock are sold short.
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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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.94%), C WorldWide Group Holding A S (0.84%), Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado (0.47%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.41%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.36%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.26%). 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 institutional investors are selling Msci stock?

MSCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Principal Financial Group Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A., Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, and C WorldWide Group Holding A S. Company insiders that have sold Msci company stock in the last year include Benjamin F Dupont, Cd Baer Pettit, Henry A Fernandez, Laurent Seyer, and Scott A Crum.
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Which institutional investors are buying Msci stock?

MSCI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, SeaTown Holdings Pte. Ltd., TCW Group Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, KADENSA CAPITAL Ltd, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Vident Investment Advisory LLC, and Vident Investment Advisory 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 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 $364.58.

How big of a company is Msci?

Msci has a market capitalization of $30.49 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 8/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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