Looking at top Wall Street opinions, Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) has recently made its way into the research list of Societe Generale – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was downgraded to a rating of Sell in the eyes of Societe Generale, whereas its previous rating was Hold in the eyes of Societe Generale, as reported on Friday, February 1st, 2019. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by Citigroup on Wednesday January 9th, 2019, with this firm upgrading MS to an updated rating of Buy from its previous rating of Neutral. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of Morgan Stanley (MS) have moved by 8.27% and 9.65%, respectively.

Brokerage Updates Related to Morgan Stanley (MS) Stock

Of the latest market expert opinions, 1 have given an underperform rating, 0 has given a sell rating, and 11 have given a rating of Buy or better. Based on the 26 stock market experts following this company, the average 12-month price target is $52.16. Moreover, individual price targets range between $40.00-$65.00. With its recent move to $51.00, we can see that these firms project this stock will loss by -11.95% in one year.

Updates from Morgan Stanley (MS) SEC Form 4

This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 24.30% rise since the beginning of the calendar year. A Deputy Chief Financial Officer at Morgan Stanley (MS) sold off some of its shares in a transaction that was finalized on Feb 26. Similarly, BRODSKY JEFFREY S sold 15,565 shares of the organization’s stock at $43.38 apiece and racked up $675,152 in earnings from the sale. Now, BRODSKY JEFFREY S holds 112,420 shares of the company following the exchange. A 10% Owner of the organization named MORGAN STANLEY, was engaged in a transaction that occurred on Nov 26 that managed to be worth $466 from the sale of 31 common shares at a price of $15.03 per individual share.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Results in the Pipeline

The next scheduled release of financial results for Morgan Stanley will be for the Dec-18 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be $0.89. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $9,294.60 million.

Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $8,548.00 million in revenue alongside EPS at $0.80. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $9,872.00 million with $1.17 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $10,610.00 million, with earnings per share ending up at $1.25.

Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) experienced a drop of -0.09% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That drove the price to $11.18 per share, as observed on December 31st, 1969, at a time when the total trading volume reached 10,427,648 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 15.12M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $11.01.

Pricing Indications for Coty Inc. (COTY)

This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of in the last year. Meanwhile, it gained 10.87 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is 5.23% higher than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.

Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) In-Depth Brokerage Insights

We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 0 have a sell rating, 1 have a Buy rating, 3 have an outperform rating, while 11 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 0 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at 2.70, based on information from Thomson Reuters.

COTY Stock Value Potential

In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 10.61 up from its 200 day moving average, while also 3.52% up when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $9.25-$14.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 8.43B. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $11.19. The institutional holdings related to this organization account for 40.60% , and the Beta factor is now 0.92. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 48.32.

Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) Analyst Points of Focus

Coty Inc. (COTY) has found itself inside of Citigroup’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was downgraded to Neutral, compared to its previous rating of Buy by Citigroup, as garnered from a news report on Tuesday April 2nd, 2019. An additional helpful research note was sent out by JP Morgan’s on Friday January 4th, 2019. The brokerage decided to upgrade COTY to Neutral from its previous rating of Underweight.