- 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.
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.