MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc. (MSM)

81.52
NYSE : Distribution Services
Prev Close 81.52
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 65.42 / 99.94
Avg Volume 508.40K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 46.06M
Market Cap 4.62B
EPS 4.10
P/E Ratio 14.64
Div & Yield 2.32 (2.58%)

Latest News

MSC Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

MSC Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

MELVILLE, N.Y.

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

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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

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

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: AAME, AFI, FAC, GEO, MSM, ROX Downgrades: ALEX, NUAN, RGNX Initiations: BL, GOLF, QTNA Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

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.

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

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

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

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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. 

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)