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NYSE:MSCI

MSCI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$415.30
+5.78 (+1.41 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$404.04
Now: $415.30
$417.13
50-Day Range
$402.25
MA: $431.11
$453.19
52-Week Range
$218.65
Now: $415.30
$455.81
Volume816,310 shs
Average Volume456,690 shs
Market Capitalization$34.43 billion
P/E Ratio62.08
Dividend Yield0.75%
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 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, broker-dealer structured products, 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 such as consolidation of client portfolio data from various sources, review and reconciliation of input data and results, and customized reporting 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, and managers. This segment provides products and services that include research, reporting, market data, and benchmarking; and business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers. The company serves asset owners and managers, banks, and wealth managers. MSCI Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.00 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

68th out of 94 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

15th out of 16 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance
CUSIP55354G10
Phone212-804-3900
Employees3,396

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Cash Flow$7.09 per share
Book Value($0.91) per share

Profitability

Net Income$563.65 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$34.43 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$415.30
+5.78 (+1.41 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has MSCI's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

MSCI's stock was trading at $262.58 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MSCI stock has increased by 58.2% and is now trading at $415.30.
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Is MSCI a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research 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. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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 Thursday, January 28th 2021.
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How can I listen to MSCI's earnings call?

MSCI will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 28th 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 quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 27th. The technology company reported $2.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.83 by $0.37. The technology company had revenue of $425.33 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $424.48 million. MSCI had a net margin of 34.28% and a negative return on equity of 226.94%. MSCI's revenue for the quarter was up 7.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.68 earnings per share.
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How often does MSCI pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSCI?

MSCI announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 13th will be given a dividend of $0.78 per share on Monday, November 30th. This represents a $3.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 12th.
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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 0.75%. MSCI has been increasing its dividend for 5 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?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for MSCI's shares. Their forecasts range from $324.00 to $501.00. On average, they expect MSCI's share price to reach $400.38 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.6%.
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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), Mastercard (MA), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM), Adobe (ADBE), Visa (V), PayPal (PYPL), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are MSCI's key executives?

MSCI's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Henry A. Fernandez, Chairman & CEO (Age 62, Pay $2.76M)
  • Mr. C. D. Baer Pettit, Pres & COO (Age 55, Pay $2.37M)
  • Mr. Andrew C. Wiechmann, Chief Financial Officer (Age 40, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Scott A. Crum, MD & Chief HR Officer (Age 63, Pay $1.45M)
  • Ms. Linda S. Huber, Exec. Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.41M)
  • Ms. Jennifer H. Mak, Principal Accounting Officer, Global Controller & Head of Fin. Operations (Age 45)
  • Mr. Jigar Thakkar, CTO & Head of Engineering
  • Ms. Sallilyn Schwartz, Head of Investor Relations & Treasurer
  • Mr. Robert J. Gutowski, Gen. Counsel (Age 52)
  • Dr. Peter J. Zangari Ph.D., Global Head of Research & Product Devel. (Age 52)

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.18%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.06%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.06%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%) and Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA (0.02%). 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 Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Mountain Capital Investment Advisors Inc, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., Sowell Financial Services LLC, Diversified Trust Co, and Park National Corp OH. 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 Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Scout Investments Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Strategic Investment Advisors MI, E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Donaldson Capital Management LLC, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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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.

What is MSCI's stock price today?

One share of MSCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $415.30.

How big of a company is MSCI?

MSCI has a market capitalization of $34.43 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 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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