MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. Class A (MSM)

68.87
1.10 1.50
NYSE
Prev Close 69.94
Open 70.43
Day Low/High 68.50 / 70.61
52 Wk Low/High 44.93 / 79.87
Volume 226.34K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 55.58B
Market Cap 3.90B
P/E Ratio 14.69
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Turning Over Rocks to Find 10 Value Names Worthy of Ben Graham

Turning Over Rocks to Find 10 Value Names Worthy of Ben Graham

Using a modified version of the famed investor's methodology turns up 10 stocks that are worth tracking.

This Stock Offers a Hefty Special Dividend -- but There's a Catch

This Stock Offers a Hefty Special Dividend -- but There's a Catch

For shareholders of record as of Jan. 22, MSC Industrial will make the big payout next month, but it will do so on borrowed cash.

Special Dividends

This week at Real Money Pro I've been talking about several pending special dividends. Some, like the hefty one from NortonLifeLock , are the result of a company selling a business and distributing a portion of proceeds to shareholders. Others, like...

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Iran Attacks, 8 Defense Stocks, the Energy Space in 2020: Market Recon

Apparently, unless the Iranian military simply does not train on their weapons, which I do not believe, the exercise was one of saving face... for now.

Santa's Got Two Hot Dividend Stocks in His Bag

Santa's Got Two Hot Dividend Stocks in His Bag

Here we unpack the year-end promises of MSC Industrial Direct and Vornado Realty Trust.

I Talk a Lot About Stocks' Performance -- Now I'll Talk About Mine

I Talk a Lot About Stocks' Performance -- Now I'll Talk About Mine

Here's a look back at how my recommendations worked out.

With a Dividend Yield Surpassing 4%, MSC Industrial Is a Smart Buy Right Now

With a Dividend Yield Surpassing 4%, MSC Industrial Is a Smart Buy Right Now

MSM is a longer-term buy that pays you a solid dividend to hold it until investors come back into the name.

This Stock Is a Little-Known Gem

This Stock Is a Little-Known Gem

MSC Industrial Direct has rarely been this undervalued, so reward now far outweighs risk.

Timing and Psychology Are Everything When Bargain Hunting

Timing and Psychology Are Everything When Bargain Hunting

When you're the most bummed out about how much you've lost, so is everybody else, and that's when they're willing to part with even the best stocks at really low prices.

Even With Trimmed Guidance, MSC Industrial Direct Is Built For a Buy

Even With Trimmed Guidance, MSC Industrial Direct Is Built For a Buy

Near a two-year low, MSM has the most favorable valuation in a decade and its highest ever-yield.

Fed's Powell Heads to the Hill, Trading Facebook and Lululemon: Market Recon

Fed's Powell Heads to the Hill, Trading Facebook and Lululemon: Market Recon

The problem is that the Fed's mission has moved beyond their mandate.

How 'Window Dressing' Can Hide the Losers

How 'Window Dressing' Can Hide the Losers

By selling out of big losers prior to the quarter's close, portfolio managers can hide the stocks from clients, but some downtrodden shares could be ripe for bounces next week, so here's my list.

Put the Pedal to the Metal With MSC Industrial Direct

Put the Pedal to the Metal With MSC Industrial Direct

This blue chip company shows promise, especially at this price.

Play the Dip on MSC Industrial

Play the Dip on MSC Industrial

Now is the time to buy shares of MSC Industrial, with the stock poised for a rebound after taking a hit.

IMF Head Shaker, March CPI, Trading Bed Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

IMF Head Shaker, March CPI, Trading Bed Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

Probably more important to focus on than the FOMC Minutes on Wednesday, will be the impact of energy prices on headline March CPI.

These Mid-Cap Dividend Payers Have Made for a Snoozer of a Portfolio

These Mid-Cap Dividend Payers Have Made for a Snoozer of a Portfolio

The 24 names that made the cut of these consistent dividend hikers haven't done a whole lot, either individually or in the aggregate.

Be Industrious With MSC Industrial

Be Industrious With MSC Industrial

MSC Industrial Direct is a proven growth company.

Trade Resolution Would Keep This Correction From Becoming a Crash: Market Recon

Trade Resolution Would Keep This Correction From Becoming a Crash: Market Recon

Plus, a resolution of the government shut-down needs to happen soon.

A Value Play in MSC Industrial

A Value Play in MSC Industrial

MSC Industrial Direct is one, of many, value stocks that look great right now.

Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon

Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon

Cloud and defense are still looking good, but watch out for retail names.

Rolling Out the 2018 Mid Cap Dividend Growers Portfolio

Rolling Out the 2018 Mid Cap Dividend Growers Portfolio

Somewhat surprisingly, 24 names made the cut this year, versus 20 last year.

What Should Really Matter to Investors Now: Whiplash Headlines or Earnings?

What Should Really Matter to Investors Now: Whiplash Headlines or Earnings?

A potential stabilizing force for the stock market arrives this week -- and have I got an idea for you.

Running for the Hills? Some Bond Traders Are: Market Recon

Running for the Hills? Some Bond Traders Are: Market Recon

Treasuries have clearly started to sell off in the deep end of the pool.

MSC Industrial: Invest, Profit, Repeat

MSC Industrial: Invest, Profit, Repeat

If you've profited on a stock before, look for a chance to do it again.

The 'Secret Sauce' of Investing

The 'Secret Sauce' of Investing

2 companies show how cyclical fluctuations are more predictable than you might think.

It's Not Too Late to Own Mead Johnson

It's Not Too Late to Own Mead Johnson

It has cheap shares and decent dividends, but here's the kicker -- the company might be sold.

Profiting On Stocks With Weak EPS Growth

Profiting On Stocks With Weak EPS Growth

The keys include tracking historical vs. current valuations and selling when the P/En ratios are hot.

MSC Industrial upgraded at Credit Suisse

'World's Worst Stock'? Not Lately

'World's Worst Stock'? Not Lately

Fastenal has mounted its second 30%-plus surge in less than a year.