If we take a wider approach, shares have been trading -1.81% away from the 200-day moving average. This year's performance is 159.16% while this quarter's performance is 99.65%. The company is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings report on Thursday, May 3rd.
On average, analysts expect that MSCI will report full year earnings of $5.37 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $5.16 to $5.45. If reported the P/E will be 6.83 with $39.98 million profit. Zacks' sales averages are an average based on a survey of analysts that follow MSCI. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC now owns 25,750 shares of the company's stock worth $929,000 after purchasing an additional 1,569 shares in the last quarter. MSCI had a net margin of 22.67% and a return on equity of 51.47%. The firm had revenue of $334.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $333.68 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.81 EPS. The firm's revenue was up 14.3% compared to the same quarter past year.
A number of brokerages recently weighed in on MSCI.
Investors have placed DB X-Trackers Dbx MSCI EM Latam (XMLA.L) shares on watch as the Aroon Down indicator has moved above 70, indicating that there is downward momentum building for the shares. On Wednesday, January 10 the stock of ETFS-E Fund MSCI China A GO ETF (NASDAQ:CASH) has "Buy" rating given by FBR Capital. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $153.33. On Wednesday, January 10 Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of CASH in report with "Buy" rating.
Similar to RSI, the RMI indicator moves in the range of 0 to 100; and the same as with RSI, the relative Momentum Index's values above 70 and below 30 are considered as an indication of overbought and oversold conditions. MSCI Inc has a one year low of $68.28 and a one year high of $96.50. Also, COO Cd Baer Pettit sold 2,083 shares of MSCI stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 6th.More news: Western airstrikes unlikely to impact Assad's war machine
New bought a new stake in MSCI Inc (NYSE:MSCI) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB raised its holdings in shares of MSCI by 4.4% in the 4th quarter. Fiera Capital Corp increased its position in shares of MSCI by 3.4% in the second quarter. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC lifted its position in shares of Ishares MSCI India ETF by 6.5% in the fourth quarter.
NYSE:MSCI traded down $1.69 on Tuesday, hitting $147.61. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 84,179 shares of the company's stock worth $6,486,000 after buying an additional 19,660 shares during the period.
On during the last trading session the stock decreased $0.05 or 0.04%, reaching $113.6.Currently ETFS-E Fund MSCI China A GO ETF is uptrending after 24.64% change in last April 13, 2017. Investors that need a certain amount of money in a shorter amount of time may be looking to develop a stock market strategy with a bit less risk involved. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.18, a current ratio of 2.09 and a quick ratio of 2.09.
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MSCI Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides investment decision support tools for the clients to manage their investment processes worldwide.