Morgan Stanley (MS)

102.91
NYSE
Prev Close 103.55
Day Low/High 102.81 / 104.13
52 Wk Low/High 45.86 / 105.81
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1824.56B
Market Cap 188.93B
P/E Ratio 12.52
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

A Short Update: GS, MS

I am reducing my Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley shorts now at $395 and $101.80.

Fear and Loathing on Wall Street

* We remain in a 'Bull Market In Complacency' * There is certainty and precision of the bullish consensus despite a wide range of possible market and economic outcomes - many of which are adverse and market unfriendly * A deeper than expected (and "...

5 More Shorts

I shorted more , , , and this morning.

Some Popular Market Sectors to Consider Selling/Shorting

* Lower stock prices, slowing economic growth, the potential disruption by Defi/FinTech and other technological initiatives/innovation and "pulling forward" present are some of the multiple threats that lie ahead for numerous companies in sectors wh...

Listing Some Shorts

Here is a partial list of my (non-Index) individual equity shorts: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and .

Would a Payment for Order Flow Ban End the Fun for Robinhood and Meme Stocks?

Would a Payment for Order Flow Ban End the Fun for Robinhood and Meme Stocks?

Let's examine the important implications of a potential end to PFOF.

Softbank, Naspers Switch Focus from China to India

Softbank, Naspers Switch Focus from China to India

The largest tech investors in Asia and Africa are scouring India for prospects after souring on China.

Today's Trades

I have added to , , and longs. I have added to and shorts.

Jim Cramer: I'm 'Fed' Up With This Lazy Investing Advice

Jim Cramer: I'm 'Fed' Up With This Lazy Investing Advice

The whole notion of the grand inquisitor Fed is out of whack with reality. Here's what you should be watching, instead.

Double Dipping

Morgan Stanley is looking for the consumer to "double dip." 

Today's Trades

* Added to at $16.06 and at $12.40.. * Shorted more at $445.67. * Shorted at $399.80 and at $102.05. * Added to short puts.

Back Shorting the Brokers

After taking a loss earlier in the week, I am reloading (small) in shorts of ($394.40) and ($100.61):  Aug 17, 2021 ' 01:06 PM EDT DOUG KASS GS, MS Loss I have taken my loss in the Goldman Sachs (GS) and Morgan Stanley (MS) shorts just now. Covered ...

GS, MS Loss

I have taken my loss in the Goldman Sachs  and Morgan Stanley  shorts just now. Covered at $400.80 and $101.60, respectively.

Michael Wilson Views

This is a good review of Morgan Stanley's Michael Wilson views, here.

Jim Cramer: What Do You Pay for a Stock? Here's My 2-Pronged Process

Jim Cramer: What Do You Pay for a Stock? Here's My 2-Pronged Process

You don't want to throw away a perfectly good stock because its p/e is high. I would be more worried if its p/e is low.

Today's Shorts

Shorts today:  , , , I also covered some puts and sold some more SPY calls (short).

An Active Trading Day

I had a very active trading day! * I added to Discovery , Disney , Ford (sold calls), General Motors (sold calls) and Viacom longs. * I added to Facebook , Goldman Sachs , Morgan Stanley , and Tesla shorts. Thanks for reading my Diary. Enjoy your ev...

GS, MS Shorts

I shorted more and earlier this morning.

Adding to Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs Shorts

Adding to my and shorts at $96.54 and $379.18, respectively.    

Monday Morning Trades

In a real attempt to be transparent - here are my trades from this morning with today's cost basis in parentheses:   * Short ($440.99) * Short ($366.57) * Short ($36.60) * Short ($383.70) * Short ($98.19) * Short ($260.71) * Short ($711.32) * Short ...

Shorts

I am back shorting at $375.26, and at $95.97.

Bullish on PayPal

The PayPal bulls come out to play... Bank of America Securities notes that "core trends remain robust" with Q2 revenue rising 32% year over year and reiterates its Buy rating, while Morgan Stanley lifted its price target to $340 from $347.

MS Short

I have taken a trading short rental in Morgan Stanley at $95.68 - extended RSI and chart.

Is This a 'Sell the News' Trade on Morgan Stanley?

Is This a 'Sell the News' Trade on Morgan Stanley?

Let's check the bank's charts to see what's happening with the stock.

Market Discomfort, Suffering Small-Caps, Understanding Powell, Manchin's The Man

Market Discomfort, Suffering Small-Caps, Understanding Powell, Manchin's The Man

The Russell 2000 is now down not just back-to-back sessions, but six sessions in the last eight with all six of those "down" days having given up 0.9% or more.

It's Boise Cascade Vs. Matson in the Dividend Derby

It's Boise Cascade Vs. Matson in the Dividend Derby

An attractive hike. A special dividend. Who will win?

I See Bank Stocks as 'Dead Money' Over the Near Term

* Buy the analysis, sell the news "Price has a way of changing sentiment." -The Divine Ms M  To me, bank stocks may be a classic example that bull markets are borne out of bad news (March, 2020) and bear markets/corrections are borne out of good new...

Making Sense of Monday, Banks Get Green Light, Dear FOMC, Trading Zscaler

Making Sense of Monday, Banks Get Green Light, Dear FOMC, Trading Zscaler

After five days, the nastiness that is allocation through high-speed algorithmic selection (profit-taking) returned to the fold.