Morgan Stanley (MS) : Morgan Stanley (MS) had a healthy money flow of $17.49 million into the stock during the Fridays trading session. The value of bullish trades on upticks was $58.89 million, whereas, investors only sold shares worth $41.4 million on downticks. The stock closed the day with an up-down ratio of 1.42.The money flow in the block trades to the tune of $18.3 million shows that the bulls were dominant, the large players used the weakness in the stock to accumulate it for the long-term. $21.61 million worth of transactions were on upticks. A paltry $3.3 million worth of block trade transactions on downticks shows that the investors are reluctant to sell the stock down. The total up-down ratio of the upticks vs the downticks in block trades was 6.54. Morgan Stanley (MS) stock slid $0.02 intraday and traded at 31.89, a change of -0.06% over previous days close. However, for the week, the company shares are 2.34% compared to previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 0.35% of Morgan Stanley shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -11.35% . Institutional Investors own 83.78% of Morgan Stanley shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -11.53%.
In a related news, The officer (Deputy Chief Financial Officer), of Morgan Stanley, Wirth Paul C had unloaded 18,929 shares at $31.7 per share in a transaction on August 30, 2016. The total value of transaction was $600,049. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $31.67 and the intraday high of $32.21 after having opened at $31.96 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $31.96, a loss of -0.06%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 12,288,199 shares. The stock failed to cross $32.21 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $31.91.
Morgan Stanley (MS) : Traders are bullish on Morgan Stanley (MS) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 10.07% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 1.83%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 2.34% in the last 1 week, and is up 9.93% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
Morgan Stanley is a financial holding company. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Company provides a variety of products and financial services to a group of clients and customers, including corporations, governments, financial institutions and individuals. The Companys operating segments include Institutional Securities, Wealth Management and Investment Management. The Companys Institutional Securities business segment provides financial advisory and capital-raising services to a group of corporate and other institutional clients. Wealth Management business segment provides financial services to clients through a network of 16,076 global representatives in 622 locations. Investment Management business segment consists of Traditional Asset Management, Alternative Investments, Merchant Banking and Real Estate Investing activities and offers clients an array of equity, fixed income, alternative investments, real estate and merchant banking strategies.