The company in question is, Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) currently with a stock price of 44.91 (-0.53% today). The market cap for Morgan Stanley is 81.53 B, and is in the sector Financial, and Investment Brokerage – National industry. The target price for Morgan Stanley is 48.4. Currently Morgan Stanley is trading with a P/E of 13.28, and a forward P/E of 11.44. Average volume for Morgan Stanley is 10713.99 and so far today it is 11796250.
Performance in the last year for Morgan Stanley has been 82.56%. For EPS growth, Morgan Stanley has seen a growth of 0.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 13.21%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 18.10% over the last five years and could be 14.16% for the next five years. Morgan Stanley has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 26.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 83.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.82%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 11.40%.
Since the IPO date for Morgan Stanley on the 2/23/1993, Morgan Stanley has seen performance year to date to be 6.30%. With Morgan Stanley trading at 44.91, the dividend yield is 1.78%, and the EPS is 3.38.
So could Morgan Stanley, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 13.28. The PEG is 0.94, P/S is 2.03 and the P/B is at 1.17. The P/cash is 3.69, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.
Morgan Stanley ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 2.66, and total debt/equity at 5.68.
In terms of margins, Morgan Stanley has a gross margin of 80.70%, an operating margin of 24.60% and a profit margin of 15.60%.Payout ratio for Morgan Stanley is 21.80%. Return on assets come to 0.80% with return on investment coming to 1.30%.
Insider ownership for Morgan Stanley, is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 63.10%. Outstanding shares are at 1815.39. While shares float is 1413.92. The float short is currently 0.87%, and short ratio is 1.15.
Graphs: Morgan Stanley NYSE: MS | Thursday June 15, 2017
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