City Of London Investment Management Co Ltd reports that it sold 58,728 shares in the previous quarter decreasing its exposure to Morgan Stanley India Investment Fund Inc by 1.4%. (NYSE:CAF). First Manhattan holds 0% of its portfolio in Morgan Stanley China A Share Fund, Inc. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Morgan Stanley by 7.2% during the 1st quarter.
As of the end of the quarter Icon Advisers Inc/co had bought a total of 35,341 shares growing its position 185.6%. Aperio Group LLC grew its holdings in shares of Morgan Stanley by 3.7% during the third quarter. Standard Life Investments LTD now owns 3,570,298 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $159,038,000 after purchasing an additional 3,189,560 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. 5,436,500 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 9,561,031. The firm has a market capitalization of $87,470.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.51, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.12 and a beta of 1.66. The return on assets stands at 0.8%, Return on Equity now is 9.5% and the Return on Investment value is 1.3%. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Morgan Stanley recorded a 52-week high of $51.52.
Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) closed its last session at $48.76.
For the current quarter, 21 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.81/share. The firm had revenue of $9.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.05 billion. Morgan Stanley had a net margin of 16.76% and a return on equity of 10.07%.
This company has been competing with others in the Financial space and offers its own combination of interesting factors Morgan Stanley (MS) now trades with a market capitalization of $88.03 Billion.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.06%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 30th. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of MS.
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Morgan Stanley was covered by a number of analysts recently, 5 rated the stock as Buy, 12 rated Outperform, 10 rated Hold, 0 gave an Underperform and 1 rated sell. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $9.67 Billion and $8.81 Billion, respectively.
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In other news, President Thomas Colm Kelleher sold 40,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, October 23rd. The total value of its holdings increased 1.9%.
The company is now down since yesterday's close of 17.45. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.30% of the company's stock. Morgan Stanley China A Share Fund, Inc. 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.