Insider News of Morgan Stanley (MS)


Morgan Stanley (MS) belonging to the Finance sector has declined -2.83% and closed its last trading session at $45.02.

The company reported its EPS on 01/17/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $47.52.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.13. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 1.94 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.94 and 1.93 respectively.

Morgan Stanley on 01/17/2017 reported its EPS as $0.81 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.65. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.16. This shows a surprise factor of 24.6%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Morgan Stanley Earnings, with 23 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.89.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.99 and $0.8 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.55.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Morgan Stanley as $9.3 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 18 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 9.66 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 8.76 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 7.79 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Morgan Stanley is 61.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 13.3%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 10.68% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 13.54%.

The Company got Upgrade by Societe Generale on 11-Jan-17 from Sell to Buy.

Insider Trades for Morgan Stanley show that the latest trade was made on 28 Feb 2017 where Brodsky (Jeffrey S), the Officer completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 32247 shares were traded at a price of $0.

6 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 172966 shares traded.

25 analysts projected Price Targets for Morgan Stanley. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $60. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $29 and the Mean Price Target is $47.52.

Morgan Stanley (MS) has the market capitalization of $84.01 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $47.33 on Mar 8, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $23.11 on Jun 27, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.7 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 8% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 1.3 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 7.04 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.86 and ATR value of 0.86. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.76% and 1.57%.