MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc. (MSM)

68.82
0.18 0.26
NYSE : Distribution Services
Prev Close 68.64
Open 68.90
Day Low/High 68.32 / 69.20
52 Wk Low/High 64.59 / 90.25
Volume 365.28K
Avg Volume 457.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 45.01M
Market Cap 3.81B
EPS 5.80
P/E Ratio 13.03
Div & Yield 3.00 (3.78%)

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: BOSC, CYOU, TKC Downgrades: CSS, LBRDA, LBRDK, LPNT, MSM, NKSH, UFAB Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

MSC Industrial: Invest, Profit, Repeat

MSC Industrial: Invest, Profit, Repeat

If you've profited on a stock before, look for a chance to do it again.

See How MSC Industrial Direct Ranks Among Analysts' Top Picks With Strong Buyback Activity

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc is the #77 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period.

MSC Industrial Direct Larger Than S&P 500 Component Teradata Corp

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc was identified as having a larger market cap than the smaller end of the S&P 500, for example Teradata Corp , according to The Online Investor. Market capitalization is an important data point for investors to keep an eye on, for various reasons.

Interesting MSM Put And Call Options For July 21st

Investors in MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc saw new options begin trading today, for the July 21st expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the MSM options chain for the new July 21st contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

The 'Secret Sauce' of Investing

The 'Secret Sauce' of Investing

2 companies show how cyclical fluctuations are more predictable than you might think.

Short Interest Moves 15% Lower For MSM

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 04/13/2017 settlement date, which shows a 408,496 share decrease in total short interest for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc , to 2,303,205, a decrease of 15.06% since 03/31/2017. 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.

It's Not Too Late to Own Mead Johnson

It's Not Too Late to Own Mead Johnson

It has cheap shares and decent dividends, but here's the kicker -- the company might be sold.

Profiting On Stocks With Weak EPS Growth

Profiting On Stocks With Weak EPS Growth

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Analysts' Actions -- Chipotle, Disney, Brinker, JPMorgan and More

Analysts' Actions -- Chipotle, Disney, Brinker, JPMorgan and More

Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including upgrades for Disney, Continental Resources and Agios Pharmaceuticals, and downgrades for Chipotle, Brinker International and JPMorgan Chase.

'World's Worst Stock'? Not Lately

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Fastenal has mounted its second 30%-plus surge in less than a year.

Here's Why These 5 Stocks Have a Short Squeeze in Their Future

Here's Why These 5 Stocks Have a Short Squeeze in Their Future

These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed much higher if they report positive earnings this week.

MSC Industrial (MSM) Stock Closed Up on Q3 Earnings Beat

MSC Industrial (MSM) Stock Closed Up on Q3 Earnings Beat

MSC Industrial (MSM) closed in the green on Wednesday after the company posted 2016 fiscal third quarter earnings that surpassed analysts’ expectations.

Wait Patiently for the Earnings Season Elevator

If earnings come in decent, we should be in for a strong end to the summer. 

5 Hated Stocks You Should Love

5 Hated Stocks You Should Love

These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed much higher if they report positive earnings this week.

Ave Maria Manager Likes These Four Growth Stocks

Ave Maria Manager Likes These Four Growth Stocks

Portfolio Manager Brian Milligan is bullish on Rockwell Automation, Copart, Moody's and MSC Industrial Connect.

Analysts' Actions -- Applied Materials, Best Buy, Alphabet, Noble Energy and More

Analysts' Actions -- Applied Materials, Best Buy, Alphabet, Noble Energy and More

Here are Wednesday's top research calls, including upgrades for Applied Materials and Noble Energy, and downgrades for Best Buy and Alphabet.

Short Interest In MSC Industrial Direct Moves 28% Lower

Short Interest In MSC Industrial Direct Moves 28% Lower

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 04/15/2016 settlement date, which shows a 883,368 share decrease in total short interest for MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. , to 2,282,442, a decrease of 27.90% since 03/31/2016.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,300 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: ABEV, ALSN, BANR, CPHR, FARM, FBP, FOX, FOXA, HDS, HL, KMDA, MSM, PBA, QUOT, SAMG, SCHN, XNCR Downgrades: AGNC, EJ, MDXG, XRX, ZHNE Initiations: COYN Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

For W.W. Grainger, Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder

For W.W. Grainger, Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder

While stocks will likely respond negatively to W.W. Grainger's quarterly financial statements released Monday, there may be a light at the end of the tunnel for the industrial products distributor.

Buy Fastenal, Get Good Growth and Dividend

Buy Fastenal, Get Good Growth and Dividend

The construction products supplier reports first-quarter earnings Tuesday.

MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) Stock Closed Down on Q2 Revenue Miss

MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) Stock Closed Down on Q2 Revenue Miss

MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) stock closed lower on Wednesday following the release of its 2016 fiscal second quarter results this morning.

Take Profits in MSC Industrial Direct Now

Take Profits in MSC Industrial Direct Now

With MSC Industrial Direct stock now trading near 52-week highs, taking some profits off the table ahead of the earnings report would be a wise move.

MSC Industrial Direct Stock Sees Short Interest Decrease By 18.2%

MSC Industrial Direct Stock Sees Short Interest Decrease By 18.2%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 02/12/2016 settlement date, which shows a 1,005,094 share decrease in total short interest for MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. , to 4,508,973, a decrease of 18.23% since 01/29/2016.

Insider Trading Alert - EXA, MSM And SHLM Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - EXA, MSM And SHLM Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include EXA, MSM and SHLM

Insider Trading Alert - CVGI, MSM And CCG Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - CVGI, MSM And CCG Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include CVGI, MSM and CCG

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: LOR, CIK, MSM

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: LOR, CIK, MSM

LOR CIK MSM are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Friday, January 08, 2016

MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) Marked As A Barbarian At The Gate

MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) Marked As A Barbarian At The Gate

Trade-Ideas LLC identified MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

Can Shares of MSC Industrial Supply Rebound in 2016?

Can Shares of MSC Industrial Supply Rebound in 2016?

Until management addresses its profit margin struggles, investors should avoid these shares, which have become cheap for a reason.

Short Interest In MSC Industrial Direct Expands By 23%

Short Interest In MSC Industrial Direct Expands By 23%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 11/30/2015 settlement date, which shows a 1,139,004 share increase in total short interest for MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. , to 6,095,442, an increase of 22.98% since 11/13/2015.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B- (Buy)