Morgan Story

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MS -- USA Stock  

USD 75.24  1.23  1.61%

Morgan Stanley Asset Turnover is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. Morgan Stanley reported last year Asset Turnover of 0.046. As of 10/15/2020, Dividends per Basic Common Share is likely to grow to 1.41, while Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA are likely to drop slightly above 11.8 B. While some of us are becoming more passionate about financial services space, it makes sense to sum up Morgan Stanley in greater detail. We will check if it is still possible for Morgan Stanley to minimize net losses this year. In this post, I will also go over a few different drivers affecting Morgan Stanley's products and services, and explain how it may impact Morgan Stanley retail investors.
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Here is why Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) can still attract retail investors
Morgan Stanley's average rating is Buy from 13 analysts. Our advice tool can be used to complement Morgan Stanley investment recommendation provided by experts. It analyzes the firm's potential to grow against your specific risk preferences and investment horizon.

And What about dividends?

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of Morgan Stanley earnings, decided and managed by the company's board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. Morgan Stanley dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment. Morgan one year expected dividend income is about $0.78 per share.
Morgan Stanley Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. Morgan Stanley reported last year Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact of 477 Million. As of 01/17/2021, Dividends per Basic Common Share is likely to grow to 1.62, while Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions is likely to drop (2.4 B).
Last ReportedProjected for 2021
Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact477 M518.3 M
Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions-2.4 B-2.4 B
Dividend Yield 0.0288  0.0237 
Dividends per Basic Common Share 1.50  1.62 
Investing in dividend-paying stocks, such as Morgan Stanley is one of the few strategies that are good for long-term investment. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in Morgan Stanley must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend. This type of analysis is very useful when you want to generate a past dividend schedule and payout information for Morgan Stanley. Then that information in the form of graph and calendar can be used to fully explain how Du Pont dividends can provide a real clue to its valuation.

How important is Morgan Stanley's Liquidity

Morgan Stanley financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance Morgan Stanley ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. Morgan Stanley financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between Morgan Stanley's total debt and its cash.

What do experts say?

Stock analysis is a method for investors and traders to make buying and selling decisions. By studying and evaluating past and current data, investors and traders attempt to gain an edge in the markets by making informed decisions. It is good to see analyst projects for Morgan Stanley, but it might be worth checking our own buy vs. sell analysis

What did Morgan Stanley file with SEC?

The SEC filings are financial statements or other formal documents of Morgan Stanley that are regularly submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Public companies, certain insiders, and broker-dealers are required to make SEC filings and fintech professionals rely on these filings for information about companies they are evaluating for investment purposes. Please note, most SEC filings are available online through the SEC's EDGAR database. Please check here for more information.
Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to Morgan shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.
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Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to Morgan shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.

Breaking down Morgan Stanley Indicators

The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. Morgan Stanley has an asset utilization ratio of 8.27 percent. This connotes that the company is making $0.0827 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that Morgan Stanley is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.

Morgan technical analysis connotes possible relapse

The semi variance is down to 3.83 as of today. Morgan Stanley has relatively low volatility with skewness of -0.6 and kurtosis of 0.56. However, we advise all investors to independently investigate Morgan Stanley to ensure all accessible information is consistent with the expectations about its upside potential and future expected returns.

Our Conclusion on Morgan Stanley

While some other entities under the capital markets industry are still a bit expensive, Morgan Stanley may offer a potential longer-term growth to retail investors. In closing, as of the 15th of October 2020, our analysis shows that Morgan Stanley almost mirrors the market. The enterprise is fairly valued and projects close to average probability of distress for the next 2 years. Our overall 30 days 'Buy-vs-Sell' recommendation on the enterprise is Strong Hold.

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