Shares of Morgan Stanley (MS) advanced to $42.7. The price had gained 0.49% or 0.21 points intraday. The latest trading session witnessed $63.83 million in upticks and $72.26 million in downticks, resulting in net money flow of (-8.43) million. The up/down ratio for the day stood at 0.88. On a weekly scale, the price has seen a change of -2.18%. From the trading data available, it was disclosed that a block trade of negative money flow worth $(-6.73) million occurred during the day. $13.03 million in uptick and $19.76 million in downtick were the highlight of the block transaction which had an up/down ratio of 0.66.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
Morgan Stanley has dropped 2.2% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 1.53% in the last 4 weeks. Morgan Stanley is up 27.78% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 1.53%. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) rose 0.49% or 0.21 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $43.3 the stock was seen hitting $43.395 as a peak level and $42.5535 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $42.7. The daily volume was measured at 9,731,327 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $44.6 and the 52-week low is $21.155. The company has a market cap of $79,969 million.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 27, 2017, Paul C Wirth (Deputy Chief Financial Officer) sold 10,000 shares at 44.25 per share price.On Jan 20, 2017, Jeffrey S Brodsky (Chief Human Resources Officer) sold 11,755 shares at 42.37 per share price.On Jan 20, 2017, Eric F Grossman (Chief Legal Officer) sold 17,562 shares at 42.14 per share price.
Morgan Stanley Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 17, 2017. The company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.16. Analyst had a consensus of $0.65. The company had revenue of $9021.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $8506.58 million. The companys revenue was up 16.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.43 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Morgan Stanley was Upgraded by Societe Generale to Buy on Jan 11, 2017. Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Jan 3, 2017 to Equal Weight, Raises Price Target to $ 48 from a previous price target of $35 .
MORGAN STANLEY is a preeminent global financial services firm that maintains leading market positions in each of its three primary businesses: securities; asset management; and credit services. 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.