EPS Growth overview of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Provides Financial Products/Services To Corporations, Governments, Financial Institutions And Individuals Worldwide. Belonging to the Finance sector which surged 3.29% and closed its last trading session at $32.06.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/19/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $33.27.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 2 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2 and 1.93 respectively.

Morgan Stanley on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $0.75 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.59. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.16. This shows a surprise factor of 27.1%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Morgan Stanley Earnings, with 24 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.63. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.72 and $0.47 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.34.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Morgan Stanley as $8.17 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 19 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 8.83 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 7.69 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 7.33 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Morgan Stanley is 85.3%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 34.9%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 0.85% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 8.55%.

The Company got Initiated by Berenberg on 13-Jul-16 to Hold.

Insider Trades for Morgan Stanley show that the latest trade was made on 29 Aug 2016 where WIRTH PAUL C, the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 18532 shares were traded at a price of $31.7.

6 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 172966 shares traded.

24 analysts projected Price Targets for Morgan Stanley. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $46. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $22.5 and the Mean Price Target is $33.27.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has the market capitalization of $59.34 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $35.74 on Nov 9, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $21.16 on Feb 11, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.5 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 6.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 1.5 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 2.64 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 2.09 and ATR value of 0.72. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.01% and 2.20%.

Company profile:

MORGAN STANLEY is a preeminent global financial services firm that maintains leading market positions in each of its three primary businesses: securities; asset management; and credit services.  The company combines global strength in investment banking and institutional sales and trading with strength in providing full-service and on-line brokerage services, investment and global asset management services and, primarily through its Discover Card brand, quality consumer credit products.