Morgan Stanley (MS)

99.04
NYSE
Prev Close 98.08
Day Low/High 95.01 / 99.83
52 Wk Low/High 66.84 / 106.47
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1794.41B
Market Cap 176.00B
P/E Ratio 12.52
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

2022 Will Separate Traders Who Know Their 'Options' From Those Who Don't

2022 Will Separate Traders Who Know Their 'Options' From Those Who Don't

As we enter a new year, expect the fast and furious moves to continue in volatility and options volumes. But this factor will make the difference for those looking to make money.

Two Misses

Bad miss on not gobbling up some and yesterday.  I was that close! 

Buy Levels

Per my most recent "Levels" post 10 days ago - several financials - I have been patiently waiting them to fall - are closing in on my buy levels:  * $47.50 * $365 * $94 I will be buying at those levels.

My Market Signals

I look at my typical tells on the market - stocks like , , , etc. - and they are not giving a green light.  Nor is breadth as indicated by the previous post.  Regardless, the market doesn't care about my signals and has steadily moved higher from th...

My Book

Morgan Stanley on Omicron:  "This will prove to be just another wave of Covid that potentially leads to even greater immunity via vaccines and/or natural recovery from the disease."

My Shorting Zone Radar Is Flashing

Both and are moving back into my shorting zone.   But, given my belief that value/financials may catch up (absolutely and relative to growth) - I have been steadily adding to and initiated a purchase on Friday - I will give the stocks a wider berth ...

Morgan Stanley on 2022

Morgan Stanley seems to be alone in their cautiousness.

Covering Two Names

I have covered my and shorts at $100.54 and $410.52, respectively.

Several Recent Moves

I have added to my Invesco  long this morning.  And I shorted a lot more Netflix  . I am back short . Along with .

Pressing MS

I pressed my short today.

From The Street of Dreams

RBC downgrades Morgan Stanley .

Here's Why I'm Long Wells Fargo and Bank of America

Here's Why I'm Long Wells Fargo and Bank of America

Still, my favorite financial name at the moment is SoFi Technology as I believe that they have all of these banks in their sights.

MS Add

I added to my the short after the gap following the earnings release.  Asset management is a business that is vulnerable to price competition and margin degradation, and the company does not control its destiny (stock price dependent).

Treasury Sweet Spot, Inflation, Fed Minutes, Taiwan Semi, Trading UPS and FedEx

Treasury Sweet Spot, Inflation, Fed Minutes, Taiwan Semi, Trading UPS and FedEx

While supply-chain constraints are a global problem, consumer-level inflation is not yet as broad a problem, or at least not evenly distributed.

From The Street of Dreams

Wayfair , an investment short, was downgraded by Morgan Stanley this morning.    

Short Moves

Adding to and shorts. I have also covered a portion of my and shorts just now.

Morgan Stanley's Charts Present This Technical Strategy Ahead of Earnings

Morgan Stanley's Charts Present This Technical Strategy Ahead of Earnings

The financial giant shows no pattern of long-term weakness, so stay long its shares going into its results.

Technical Conditions Remain Difficult as Banks Kick Off Earnings Season

Technical Conditions Remain Difficult as Banks Kick Off Earnings Season

While rates are playing havoc with growth stocks, there is other rotational action going on.

Adding to DNA, MS

I have been adding to my short all week. And, I have added to short today (at $100.03).

3 Moves to Note

- Market Headwind? The move in the 10 year US note (+6 bps) to 1.545% could be a market headwind over the near term. - Say No To Invesco: I sold out my long at $25.38 for a small profit. I am getting impatient for a takeover. - Back Short Brokerages...

Banks Have Vault-ed Ahead, but Should They Keep Investors' Interest?

Banks Have Vault-ed Ahead, but Should They Keep Investors' Interest?

Bank stocks have been big winners this year, but is there room left to run?

Jim Cramer: I'll Put My Money With 'Boring but Lucrative' Any Day

Jim Cramer: I'll Put My Money With 'Boring but Lucrative' Any Day

Let's look at that recent downgrade of 'dull' Morgan Stanley and see why exciting is best left for the stadiums and amusement parks -- and not stocks.

Covering Brokerage Shorts

I have just covered my Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley shorts at $391.50 and $102.67, respectively.

Morgan Stanley Cut to Hold at Berenberg

Today's Trades

* Bought and . * Covered and shorts. * Covered SPY short puts and added to short calls. * Shorted , , , , , , and .

Short Moves

I am covering a portion of my positions in the following shorts now: , , , , , , , , , , , and .

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 "...