Morgan Stanley (MS) : 15 analysts are covering Morgan Stanley (MS) and their average rating on the stock is 2, which is read as a Buy. 7 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. Morgan Stanley (MS) also receives 1 more Buy recommendations from analysts who believe that the stock will do well going forward. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 7 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Morgan Stanley (MS) : 11 Wall Street analysts covering Morgan Stanley (MS) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $33.46. The maximum price target given is $45 and the minimum target for short term is around $29, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $4.76.
Shares of Morgan Stanley rose by 1.55% in the last five trading days and 6.18% for the last 4 weeks. Morgan Stanley is up 12.85% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -1.65%. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $30.8, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $30.97 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $30.67 and closed the trading day at $30.72, in the green by 0.39%. The total traded volume for the day was 7,907,179. The stock had closed at $30.6 in the previous days trading.
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.