The leading market experts have placed a mean price target of $73.22 on MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (NYSE:MSM) stock. This price level, which is estimated to be attained in one-year, indicates the mean of stock opinions given by the companies included in the First Call survey. The renowned research firms have predicted earnings of $0.95 a share for the upcoming quarter and $3.73 for the current fiscal.
The technical analysis of MSC Industrial Direct Company, plainly substantiates that the 50-day moving average of MSC Industrial Direct Company, is $72.84, and stock is trading $1.14 points away or +1.57% from its 50-day moving average of $72.84. Further it is trading $0.78 or +1.07% away its 200-day moving average of $73.20. MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (NYSE:MSM) 52-week high is $78.35 and the 52-week low is $54.19.
This explains if the stock moves $-4.37, it will post a 52-week high. In event of +36.52% decline, a 52-week low will be hit.
Taking the valuation aspect to emphasize the valuation of MSC Industrial Direct Company, , shareholders can apply financial tool known as price-to-earnings ratio. This financial ratio assesses stock’s valuation by considering the relative expense of the stock. Following this ratio, MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (NYSE:MSM) ratio came in at 19.95.
The stock last ended the trading session at $73.98 and registered a market cap of $4.55B. To appraise firm’s growth, the shareholders take help of the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio. When a stock has a higher PEG ratio, it is suggestive of lower stock appreciation in approaching sessions. A stock comes in the group of undervalued stocks when its PEG ratio falls in between 0 and 1. MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (NYSE:MSM) PEG ratio is at 2.34.
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