Morgan Stanley (MS)

96.29
0.31 0.32
NYSE
Prev Close 96.60
Open 95.77
Day Low/High 95.56 / 97.54
52 Wk Low/High 27.20 / 77.76
Volume 7.04M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1834.00B
Market Cap 176.49B
P/E Ratio 12.52
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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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.

Bank Carnage

* I am holding on to a non consensus and bearish view on financial stocks.  The price of Citigroup's shares have declined in 11 consecutive trading sessions - for a cumulative drop of -14%.  From The Divine Ms M: Citi pic.twitter.com/gjTYsgf228 — He...

Taking Off the Financial Shorts Now

Goldman Sachs is down big for the third day in a row.  Today another -$11.35 to $359.65.  With the Seabreeze launch in under two weeks, I just took in the trading short rental.  Same goes for Morgan Stanley (-$3.51 to $87.50).

Growth and Value

With interest rates moving lower - growth is now outperforming value in a material way.  Sell banks, short and .

I'd Be Adding to GS, MS

If I was actively trading I would be adding to Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley shorts.

Citigroup and the Large Money Center Banks Appear Fully Priced

* Yesterday afternoon C chimed in on some weakening trends * I expect some modest EPS reductions for 2022 from the Street today * I would be a buyer of C at $68/share   Yesterday I warned, after a doubling in share prices, about the banks, and I sho...

Pressing Shorts in MS and GS

Given my view on banks and brokerages - I shorted small positions in and yesterday. Jun 14, 2021 ' 12:05 PM EDT DOUG KASS About the Banks Repeating for emphasis: I would no longer be long the banks. I am now short (MS) and (GS) . Goldman Sachs which...

Jim Cramer: Why Do I Love Fintechs? Because It's Better to Be With the New

Jim Cramer: Why Do I Love Fintechs? Because It's Better to Be With the New

But I never had anything definitive until Monday when Jamie Dimon was interviewed about the financial tech competition.

About the Banks

Repeating for emphasis: I would no longer be long the banks. I am now short and .  

Chinese Ride-Sharing Leader Didi Chuxing Prepares for Year's Largest Listing

Chinese Ride-Sharing Leader Didi Chuxing Prepares for Year's Largest Listing

The IPO is likely to be the largest in the United States this year and would give investors access to the world's largest 'mobility market.'

Biden Expands U.S. Investor Ban to China's Surveillance Tech

Biden Expands U.S. Investor Ban to China's Surveillance Tech

U.S. investors will be barred from trading the securities of 59 Chinese companies in a new executive order.

These 6 Financial Favorites Have a Wealth of Positives

These 6 Financial Favorites Have a Wealth of Positives

Top experts discuss their best bets in the financial services and Wall Street banking group.

China's Economy, Retail Sales, Helicopter Money, Walmart's Autonomous Vehicles

China's Economy, Retail Sales, Helicopter Money, Walmart's Autonomous Vehicles

The 'organic' economy has to take over at some point, and at that point, at least in theory, demand for credit should accelerate.

Southeast Asian Superapp Grab Could Set SPAC Record

Southeast Asian Superapp Grab Could Set SPAC Record

The deal for Grab would involve U.S. tech venture capital firm Altimeter Capital Management.

As a Curve Ball Whops the Market, I See a Golden Opportunity

As a Curve Ball Whops the Market, I See a Golden Opportunity

How does one navigate markets as the quarter unwinds with so much drama? Here's how.

Deceptive Monday, Archegos Fallout, 'Impending Doom,' Trading Kratos Defense

Deceptive Monday, Archegos Fallout, 'Impending Doom,' Trading Kratos Defense

The main story unfolded along with the passing hours on Monday, and continues. The ending of this tale perhaps remains far from untold.

As Financial Stocks Get Hit With the Archegos Debacle, Here Are the Ones I'd Buy

As Financial Stocks Get Hit With the Archegos Debacle, Here Are the Ones I'd Buy

Everyone knows the basics. Last week, the trading operation run by Bill Hwang known as Archegos Capital Management blew up.

Forced Liquidation of Archegos Positions Is Creating Chaos and Opportunity

Forced Liquidation of Archegos Positions Is Creating Chaos and Opportunity

The blow-up of a fund last Friday is causing repercussions, but it is simply accelerating corrective action that was already underway.

Jim Cramer: In Jay We Trust

Jim Cramer: In Jay We Trust

Here's why the Fed chief will probably be proven dead right in his views of inflation.