Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) started the day on June 29, 2020, with a price increase of 0.40% at $47.24. During the day, the stock rose to $47.80 and sunk to $46.645 before settling in for the price of $47.05 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, MS posted a 52-week range of $27.20-$57.57.
The Financial sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 7.20% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 26.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 9.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.56 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.19 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $77.19 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $42.97, while the 200-day Moving Average is $45.35.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 60670 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 890,917 per worker during the last fiscal year. For the Profitability, stocks operating margin was +21.41 and Pretax Margin of +20.99.
Morgan Stanley (MS) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Capital Markets Industry. Morgan Stanley’s current insider ownership accounts for 24.20%, in contrast to 65.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Apr 28, this organization’s Chief Human Resources Officer sold 18,174 shares at the rate of 40.57, making the entire transaction reach 737,319 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 141,863. Preceding that transaction, on Apr 17, Company’s Director bought 19,000 for 38.68, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 734,871. This particular insider is now the holder of 190,000 in total.
Morgan Stanley (MS) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 3/30/2020, the organization reported $1.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, lower than the consensus estimate (set at $1.14) by -$0.13. This company achieved a net margin of +16.79 while generating a return on equity of 11.18. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.88 per share during the current fiscal year.
Morgan Stanley’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 9.70% and is forecasted to reach 4.52 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 0.62% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 26.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Morgan Stanley (MS). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.92. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $9.83, and its Beta score is 1.49. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.49. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 1.76.
In the same vein, MS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 4.81, a figure that is expected to reach 0.93 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 4.52 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Morgan Stanley (MS)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), its last 5-days Average volume was 13.39 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 16.16 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 45.83% While, its Average True Range was 1.86.
Raw Stochastic average of Morgan Stanley (MS) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 75.94%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 46.20% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 52.18% that was lower than 85.46% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.