Morgan Stanley (MS)

98.90 -0.53%
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Pros
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Cons
Stock price high relative to the 52-week range
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is declining
Average analyst stock price below current stock price

Pros

  1. MS forward dividend yield is 3.84%, higher than the industry (0.41%) and sector (0.86%) forward dividend yields. See MS forward dividend chart.
  2. MS PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.03, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See MS PEG chart.
  3. MS average analyst rating is Buy. See MS analyst rating chart.

Cons

  1. MS stock price ($98.19) is at the 52-week high. Perhaps now is a good time to sell? See MS price chart.
  2. MS quarterly revenue growth was -12.00%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (-0.25% and 2.17%, respectively). See MS revenue growth chart.
  3. MS profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -1.18 percentage points. See MS profitability chart.
  4. MS average analyst price target ($94.76) is below its current price ($98.19). See MS price target chart.