Morgan Stanley (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 15th quarter that MS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MS was $22.59,
representing a -1.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.03 and
a 84.26% increase over the 52 week low of $12.26.
MS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) and BlackRock, Inc. (
). MS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.07. Zacks Investment Research reports MS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 29.61%, compared to an
industry average of -2.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to MS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers Index Fund (
- Columbia Concentrated Large Cap Value Strategy Fund (
- RevenueShares Financials Sector (
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWW with an increase of
24.83% over the last 100 days. KBWC has the highest percent
weighting of MS at 8.63%.