Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:MSF)

$18.83 -0.21 (-1.10 %)
(As of 02/20/2018 02:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.04
Today's Range$18.69 - $18.88
52-Week Range$13.91 - $19.86
Volume17,332 shs
Average Volume31,660 shs
Market Capitalization$268.65 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.30%
Beta1.02

About Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF)

The Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is long-term capital appreciation through investments primarily in emerging country equity securities. It invests in various sectors, such as banks; insurance; diversified telecommunication services; food and staples retailing; food products; Internet software and services; oil, gas and consumable fuels; automobiles; beverages; construction and engineering; hotels, restaurants and leisure; independent power producers and energy traders; Internet and catalog retail; machinery; pharmaceuticals, real estate management and development; textiles, apparel and luxury goods; transportation infrastructure, and wireless telecommunication services. It invests in countries, such as Austria, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Hong Kong and India. Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc. acts as the advisor for the Fund.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:MSF
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares14,110,000

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's stock symbol?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MSF."

How often does Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, December 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.0322 per share on Wednesday, January 10th. This represents a yield of 0.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 21st. View Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's key competitors?

Who are Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's key executives?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael E. Nugent, Independent Chairperson of the Board (Age 80)
  • John H. Gernon, President and Principal Executive Officer (Age 53)
  • Francis J. Smith, Principal Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Stefanie V. Chang Yu, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 48)
  • Joseph C. Benedetti, Vice President (Age 49)
  • Mary E. Mullin, Secretary (Age 50)
  • James F. Higgins, Director (Age 68)
  • Frank L. Bowman, Independent Director (Age 72)
  • Michael Bozic, Independent Director (Age 74)
  • Kathleen A. Dennis, Independent Director (Age 63)

Who owns Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include CITY OF LONDON INVESTMENT GROUP PLC (27.10%), City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. (26.38%), CITY OF LONDON INVESTMENT GROUP PLC (26.10%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (14.08%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (6.53%) and Matisse Capital (2.29%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund.

Who sold Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock? Who is selling Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lazard Asset Management LLC, CIBC World Markets Inc., Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Matisse Capital. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund.

Who bought Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock? Who is buying Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd., M Holdings Securities Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Doliver Capital Advisors LP, Raymond James & Associates and Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund.

How do I buy Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock?

Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund's stock price today?

One share of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.83.

How big of a company is Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund?

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund has a market capitalization of $268.65 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (MSF)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  20 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  31 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  51
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Analyst Ratings

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Earnings History for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF)


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Dividends

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/10/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.06
Dividend Yield:0.32%
Dividend Growth:19.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF)

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/13/2017semiannual$0.030.37%12/21/201712/22/20171/10/2018
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE MSF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 48.00%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:MSF)

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE MSF) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/30/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy6,200$19.51$120,962.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy10,400$18.88$196,352.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy6,700$18.55$124,285.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy53,501$18.27$977,463.27View SEC Filing  
12/29/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy17,031$17.86$304,173.66View SEC Filing  
12/27/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy9,735$17.57$171,043.95View SEC Filing  
12/1/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy5,185$17.32$89,804.20View SEC Filing  
11/28/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy10,000$17.56$175,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy33,268$17.52$582,855.36View SEC Filing  
11/1/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy30,000$17.51$525,300.00View SEC Filing  
10/4/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy35,169$17.63$620,029.47View SEC Filing  
8/11/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell15,000$16.41$246,150.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE MSF) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Forbes Fintech 50 2018: The Future Of Wall Street And Big DataForbes Fintech 50 2018: The Future Of Wall Street And Big Data
www.forbes.com - February 13 at 4:38 PM
Insider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder Acquires 6,200 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder Acquires 6,200 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 31 at 6:40 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Purchases 10,400 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Purchases 10,400 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 7:04 PM
Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Purchases 6,700 SharesMorgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Purchases 6,700 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 8 at 7:26 PM
Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Buys 53,501 SharesMorgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Buys 53,501 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 4 at 7:30 PM
Insider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder Purchases 17,031 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Major Shareholder Purchases 17,031 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 2 at 7:04 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Acquires 9,735 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Acquires 9,735 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 6:58 PM
Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc Plans Semiannual Dividend of $0.03 (MSF)Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc Plans Semiannual Dividend of $0.03 (MSF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 13 at 6:56 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Buys 5,185 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Buys 5,185 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund Inc (MSF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 7:02 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Buys 10,000 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Buys 10,000 Shares of Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 8:22 PM
Insider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder Acquires 33,268 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder Acquires 33,268 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 6:48 PM
Insider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder Buys 30,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder Buys 30,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 5:40 PM
Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder Buys $620,029.47 in StockMorgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder Buys $620,029.47 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 7:26 PM
Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Sells 15,000 SharesMorgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Sells 15,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 4:22 AM

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