NYSE:MSM - MSC Industrial Direct Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$92.07 -1.15 (-1.23 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 01:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$92.07
Today's Range$91.25 - $92.79
52-Week Range$65.42 - $99.94
Volume254,021 shs
Average Volume645,849 shs
Market Capitalization$5.28 billion
P/E Ratio22.73
Dividend Yield2.48%
Beta0.62
MSC Industrial Direct logoMSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes various ranges of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products primarily in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company's MRO products comprise cutting tools, measuring instruments, tooling components, metalworking products, fasteners, flat stock, raw materials, abrasives, machinery hand and power tools, safety and janitorial supplies, plumbing supplies, materials handling products, power transmission components, and electrical supplies. It offers approximately 1,565,000 stock-keeping units through its catalogs; brochures; eCommerce channels, including its Website, mscdirect.com; and call-centers and branches. The company serves primarily through its distribution network of 93 branch offices and 12 customer fulfillment centers. It serves individual machine shops, manufacturing companies, and government agencies. The company was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Melville, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:MSM
CUSIP55353010
Phone516-812-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.19
Current Ratio2.20
Quick Ratio1.19

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.73
Forward P/E Ratio17.84
P/E Growth1.33

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.89 billion
Price / Sales1.80
Cash Flow$5.1407 per share
Price / Cash17.91
Book Value$21.73 per share
Price / Book4.24

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.05
Net Income$231.43 million
Net Margins9.91%
Return on Equity20.53%
Return on Assets12.32%

Miscellaneous

Employees6,563
Outstanding Shares56,460,000

MSC Industrial Direct (NYSE:MSM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MSC Industrial Direct's stock symbol?

MSC Industrial Direct trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MSM."

How often does MSC Industrial Direct pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MSC Industrial Direct?

MSC Industrial Direct announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.58 per share on Tuesday, July 24th. This represents a $2.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.52%. View MSC Industrial Direct's Dividend History.

How will MSC Industrial Direct's stock buyback program work?

MSC Industrial Direct announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, January 11th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback 2,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were MSC Industrial Direct's earnings last quarter?

MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 10th. The industrial products company reported $1.34 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.32 by $0.02. The industrial products company earned $769 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $773.42 million. MSC Industrial Direct had a net margin of 9.91% and a return on equity of 20.53%. MSC Industrial Direct's quarterly revenue was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.33 EPS. View MSC Industrial Direct's Earnings History.

When is MSC Industrial Direct's next earnings date?

MSC Industrial Direct is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 11th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for MSC Industrial Direct.

What guidance has MSC Industrial Direct issued on next quarter's earnings?

MSC Industrial Direct updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.37-1.43 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.41. The company issued revenue guidance of $820-835 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $828.27 million.

What price target have analysts set for MSM?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for MSC Industrial Direct's shares. Their predictions range from $76.00 to $116.00. On average, they expect MSC Industrial Direct's share price to reach $100.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for MSC Industrial Direct.

Who are some of MSC Industrial Direct's key competitors?

Who are MSC Industrial Direct's key executives?

MSC Industrial Direct's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Erik David Gershwind, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Rustom F. Jilla BCom, CA(Sri Lanka), CMA(UK), MBA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Steve Armstrong, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Kari Heerdt, Sr. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Douglas E. Jones, Exec. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 54)

Has MSC Industrial Direct been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MSM stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MSC Industrial Direct earned a news impact score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.13 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are MSC Industrial Direct's major shareholders?

MSC Industrial Direct's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.85%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.76%), New South Capital Management Inc. (4.02%), American Century Companies Inc. (3.71%), Schroder Investment Management Group (1.62%) and Poplar Forest Capital LLC (1.04%). Company insiders that own MSC Industrial Direct stock include Charles Bonomo, Christopher Davanzo, David Wright, Denis F Kelly, Douglas E Jones, Erik Gershwind, Gregory Polli, Kari D Heerdt, Mitchell Jacobson, Philip Peller, Rustom Jilla, Steve Armstrong and Steven N Baruch. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MSC Industrial Direct.

Which major investors are selling MSC Industrial Direct stock?

MSM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New South Capital Management Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Blair William & Co. IL, Citigroup Inc., Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Fiduciary Management Inc. WI and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. Company insiders that have sold MSC Industrial Direct company stock in the last year include Charles Bonomo, Christopher Davanzo, Denis F Kelly, Douglas E Jones, Erik Gershwind, Kari D Heerdt, Mitchell Jacobson, Rustom Jilla, Steve Armstrong and Steven N Baruch. View Insider Buying and Selling for MSC Industrial Direct.

Which major investors are buying MSC Industrial Direct stock?

MSM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Summit Trail Advisors LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., American Century Companies Inc., BlackRock Inc., Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., WBI Investments Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale. View Insider Buying and Selling for MSC Industrial Direct.

How do I buy shares of MSC Industrial Direct?

Shares of MSM 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 MSC Industrial Direct's stock price today?

One share of MSM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $92.07.

How big of a company is MSC Industrial Direct?

MSC Industrial Direct has a market capitalization of $5.28 billion and generates $2.89 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $231.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.05 on an earnings per share basis. MSC Industrial Direct employs 6,563 workers across the globe.

How can I contact MSC Industrial Direct?

MSC Industrial Direct's mailing address is 75 MAXESS ROAD, MELVILLE NY, 11747. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 516-812-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for MSC Industrial Direct (MSM)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  220 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  399 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  619
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MSC Industrial Direct and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MSM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MSM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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