1.23% Aug 20, 09:10 PM
$0.40 Paid Quarterly
16.3% EPS $2.45
No Payout Increase Last Year
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

MS - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
No Upcoming Dividend Dates
MS has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

MS - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 1.23%

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MS - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $0.40

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MS - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for MS. 0.0% 0.0% No Payout Increase Last Year
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

MS - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For No Payout Increase Last Year

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.2000 2013 0.0%
$0.2000 2012 0.0%

MS - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For No Payout Increase Last Year

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.1000 2014-07-17 2014-07-29 2014-07-31 2014-08-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2014-04-17 2014-04-28 2014-04-30 2014-05-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2014-01-17 2014-01-29 2014-01-31 2014-02-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-10-18 2013-10-29 2013-10-31 2013-11-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-07-18 2013-07-29 2013-07-31 2013-08-15 Yes Regular Quarter

Morgan Stanley (MS) - News

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  • Morgan Stanley Q4 Profit Falls on Legal Expenses (MS)

    Financial services company Morgan Stanley (MS) reported lower fourth quarter results on Friday as the company was hit with higher legal expenses. MS's Earnings in Brief
      • MS reported earnings of $133 million, or 7 cents per share, down from $568 million, or 29 cents per share, last year.
      • On a non-GAAP basis, earnings were $433 million, or 20 cents per share, down from $982 million, or 49 cents per share, a year ago.
      • Revenue for the quarter was  $7.83 billion, up from $6.96 billion last year.
      • Analysts expected to see earnings of 45 cents per share and revenue of $8.01 billion.
    CEO Commentary

    James P. Gorman, Chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley, commented: “Our fourth quarter results demonstrated the consistency embedded in our business model, as revenues increased year-over-year in all three of our business segments. Importantly, we are continuing to address many of the legal issues from the financial crisis. We look forward to further progress on our strategic goals as we move into 2014 with strength and momentum.”

    MS Announces Next Quarterly Dividend MS has declared its next 5 cent dividend, which will be paid on February 14 to shareholders of record on January 31.  The company has been paying a 5 cent quarterly dividend since 2009. However, the company announced on Friday that it plans a "steady increase" to its dividend. Stock Performance  Morgan Stanley shares were up 35 cents, or 1.09%, during pre-market trading Friday.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Morgan Stanley (MS) have a 0.63% yield based on Thursday's closing price of $32.00. Morgan Stanley (MS) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.2 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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