MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc. (MSM)

71.63
0.56 0.79
NYSE : Distribution Services
Prev Close 71.07
Open 71.31
Day Low/High 70.61 / 71.99
52 Wk Low/High 64.59 / 90.25
Volume 321.76K
Avg Volume 448.20K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 45.01M
Market Cap 3.98B
EPS 5.80
P/E Ratio 13.64
Div & Yield 3.00 (3.83%)

Latest News

Even With Trimmed Guidance, MSC Industrial Direct Is Built For a Buy

Even With Trimmed Guidance, MSC Industrial Direct Is Built For a Buy

Near a two-year low, MSM has the most favorable valuation in a decade and its highest ever-yield.

Fed's Powell Heads to the Hill, Trading Facebook and Lululemon: Market Recon

Fed's Powell Heads to the Hill, Trading Facebook and Lululemon: Market Recon

The problem is that the Fed's mission has moved beyond their mandate.

MSC Industrial Posts Disappointing Third-Quarter Earnings and Outlook

MSC Industrial Posts Disappointing Third-Quarter Earnings and Outlook

Industrial tools and supplies distributor MSC Industrial Direct reports fiscal third-quarter earnings short of Wall Street forecasts and lowers its guidance amid sluggish sales.

MSC Reports Fiscal 2019 Third Quarter Results

MSC Reports Fiscal 2019 Third Quarter Results

Increases Quarterly Dividend To $0.75, Up 19 Percent

How 'Window Dressing' Can Hide the Losers

How 'Window Dressing' Can Hide the Losers

By selling out of big losers prior to the quarter's close, portfolio managers can hide the stocks from clients, but some downtrodden shares could be ripe for bounces next week, so here's my list.

Put the Pedal to the Metal With MSC Industrial Direct

Put the Pedal to the Metal With MSC Industrial Direct

This blue chip company shows promise, especially at this price.

MSC Industrial Supply Co. Names Stanley Black & Decker 'Supplier Of The Year'

MSC Industrial Supply Co. Names Stanley Black & Decker 'Supplier Of The Year'

M.A. Ford, Master Fluid Solutions, SCHUNK and Walter Receive Supplier Excellence Awards

Play the Dip on MSC Industrial

Play the Dip on MSC Industrial

Now is the time to buy shares of MSC Industrial, with the stock poised for a rebound after taking a hit.

MSC Industrial Shares Drop on Earnings Miss

MSC Industrial Shares Drop on Earnings Miss

Shares of metalworks company MSC Industrial fall more than 5% after reporting fiscal second-quarter results below Wall Street estimates.

IMF Head Shaker, March CPI, Trading Bed Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

IMF Head Shaker, March CPI, Trading Bed Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

Probably more important to focus on than the FOMC Minutes on Wednesday, will be the impact of energy prices on headline March CPI.

These Mid-Cap Dividend Payers Have Made for a Snoozer of a Portfolio

These Mid-Cap Dividend Payers Have Made for a Snoozer of a Portfolio

The 24 names that made the cut of these consistent dividend hikers haven't done a whole lot, either individually or in the aggregate.

Be Industrious With MSC Industrial

Be Industrious With MSC Industrial

MSC Industrial Direct is a proven growth company.

MSC Industrial Falls Despite Upbeat Earnings Report

MSC Industrial Falls Despite Upbeat Earnings Report

MSC Industrial Direct falls despite a somewhat better-than-expected earnings report.

Trade Resolution Would Keep This Correction From Becoming a Crash: Market Recon

Trade Resolution Would Keep This Correction From Becoming a Crash: Market Recon

Plus, a resolution of the government shut-down needs to happen soon.

A Value Play in MSC Industrial

A Value Play in MSC Industrial

MSC Industrial Direct is one, of many, value stocks that look great right now.

MSM March 2019 Options Begin Trading

MSM March 2019 Options Begin Trading

Investors in MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc saw new options begin trading today, for the March 2019 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 235 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon

Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon

Cloud and defense are still looking good, but watch out for retail names.

Rolling Out the 2018 Mid Cap Dividend Growers Portfolio

Rolling Out the 2018 Mid Cap Dividend Growers Portfolio

Somewhat surprisingly, 24 names made the cut this year, versus 20 last year.

What Should Really Matter to Investors Now: Whiplash Headlines or Earnings?

What Should Really Matter to Investors Now: Whiplash Headlines or Earnings?

A potential stabilizing force for the stock market arrives this week -- and have I got an idea for you.

First Week of MSM September 21st Options Trading

First Week of MSM September 21st Options Trading

Investors in MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc saw new options become available this week, for the September 21st expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Running for the Hills? Some Bond Traders Are: Market Recon

Running for the Hills? Some Bond Traders Are: Market Recon

Treasuries have clearly started to sell off in the deep end of the pool.

Ratings Changes Today

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Short Interest Moves 16% Lower For MSM

Short Interest Moves 16% Lower For MSM

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 10/31/2017 settlement date, which shows a 395,832 share decrease in total short interest for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc , to 2,058,380, a decrease of 16.13% since 10/13/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Short Interest In MSC Industrial Direct Increases 11.5%

Short Interest In MSC Industrial Direct Increases 11.5%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 09/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 263,275 share increase in total short interest for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc , to 2,549,652, an increase of 11.51% since 08/31/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B- (Buy)