NYSE:MSCI - MSCI Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $499.17
  • Forecasted Upside: -4.71 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 5 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for MSCI

Analyst Price Target is $499.17
▼ -4.71% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for MSCI in the last 3 months. The average price target is $499.17, with a high forecast of $543.00 and a low forecast of $463.00. The average price target represents a -4.71% upside from the last price of $523.86.

This chart shows the closing price for MSCI for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 7 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in MSCI. This rating has held steady since January 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 7 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/16/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$533.00 ➝ $543.00Medium
4/28/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$448.00 ➝ $473.00Low
4/28/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$493.00 ➝ $533.00Low
4/28/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$475.00 ➝ $525.00Low
3/12/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$475.00Medium
2/1/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$452.00 ➝ $463.00Low
1/29/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$422.00 ➝ $448.00Medium
1/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$391.00 ➝ $422.00N/A
12/17/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$360.00 ➝ $490.00Medium
11/26/2020Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralLow
10/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$384.00 ➝ $391.00High
10/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$366.00 ➝ $384.00Low
10/5/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$416.00Medium
7/29/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$342.00 ➝ $375.00Low
7/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$337.00 ➝ $366.00Low
7/17/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHoldHigh
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$314.00 ➝ $337.00Low
7/8/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$346.00 ➝ $501.00High
4/30/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$311.00 ➝ $346.00High
4/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$299.00 ➝ $314.00High
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$274.00 ➝ $299.00Medium
4/1/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$336.00 ➝ $311.00High
3/13/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$299.00 ➝ $268.00High
2/12/2020Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$340.00Medium
1/31/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$336.00High
1/31/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$255.00 ➝ $274.00High
1/31/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$285.00 ➝ $299.00High
1/31/2020Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweight$262.00 ➝ $324.00High
1/31/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetIn-Line ➝ Overweight$270.00 ➝ $335.00High
1/24/2020William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformLow
1/24/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$253.00 ➝ $255.00Low
12/18/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$290.00Low
11/4/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$252.00 ➝ $268.00High
10/11/2019Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral$222.00 ➝ $218.00High
10/2/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$235.00 ➝ $238.00Low
9/25/2019Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$235.00Low
7/19/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$223.00 ➝ $240.00High
7/8/2019UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$234.00 ➝ $258.00High
6/13/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$216.00 ➝ $223.00Low
5/5/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$240.00Medium
5/3/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$216.00Medium
5/3/2019Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price Target$188.00 ➝ $247.00Low
4/8/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$234.00High
3/1/2019MacquarieSet Price TargetHold$188.00Medium
3/1/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$184.00Medium
2/2/2019BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$190.00Low
2/1/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$159.00 ➝ $196.00Medium
2/1/2019Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetBuy$188.00Medium
1/25/2019Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$171.00Medium
1/8/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$172.00 ➝ $159.00Low
1/7/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$175.00 ➝ $165.00Low
12/7/2018BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$165.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
11/5/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $178.00Low
11/2/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$175.00 ➝ $165.00Low
10/15/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$185.00 ➝ $172.00Medium
9/13/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$174.00 ➝ $185.00High
8/12/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$175.00Low
8/3/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$168.00 ➝ $174.00Medium
8/3/2018Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetOverweight$192.00Medium
7/25/2018BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$198.00Medium
7/18/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ $171.53$160.00 ➝ $168.00Low
6/26/2018Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralLow
6/25/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$170.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
6/5/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$173.00 ➝ $187.00Low
5/4/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$146.00 ➝ $160.00Low
5/3/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$163.00High
3/2/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $177.00Low
2/2/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$150.00Medium
2/2/2018Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetOverweight$163.00Medium
1/31/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$135.00 ➝ $146.00Medium
1/30/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$142.00Medium
12/19/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$135.00Low
11/3/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $141.00N/A
11/3/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$129.00 ➝ $130.00N/A
11/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $141.00N/A
11/2/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$126.00N/A
10/23/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$125.00 ➝ $129.00N/A
8/7/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$97.00 ➝ $125.00Low
8/4/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$115.00 ➝ $125.00Low
7/18/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$98.00 ➝ $97.00Low
7/18/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$110.00Low
5/15/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$105.00 ➝ $94.00Low
5/15/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$100.00Low
5/8/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$93.00 ➝ $98.00Low
5/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$105.00 ➝ $94.00Low
5/5/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$99.00 ➝ $114.00N/A
5/5/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$100.00Medium
12/7/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$94.00N/A
11/20/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$94.00N/A
10/27/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingSellN/A
10/11/2016Evercore ISIDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$81.00 ➝ $75.00N/A
10/3/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$94.00N/A
8/19/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyN/A
7/29/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$88.00N/A
7/29/2016UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$94.00N/A
7/28/2016Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetBuy$86.00N/A
7/11/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$88.00N/A
(Data available from 6/23/2016 forward)
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MSCI Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides investment decision support tools for the clients to manage their investment processes worldwide. The company operates through Index, Analytics, and All Other segments. The Index segment primarily provides indexes for use in various areas of the investment process, including indexed product creation, such as ETFs, mutual funds, annuities, futures, options, structured products, over-the-counter derivatives; performance benchmarking; portfolio construction and rebalancing; and asset allocation, as well as licenses GICS and GICS Direct. The Analytics segment offers risk management, performance attribution and portfolio management content, applications, and services that provide clients with an integrated view of risk and return, and an analysis of market, credit, liquidity, and counterparty risk across various asset classes; various managed services, including consolidation of client portfolio data from various sources, review and reconciliation of input data and results, and customized reporting; and HedgePlatform to measure, evaluate, and monitor the risk of hedge fund investments. The All Other Â- ESG segment provides products and services that help institutional investors understand how environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors impact the long-term risk and opportunities in financial markets; and data and rating products for use in the construction of equity and fixed income indexes and issue index-based investment products, as well as manage, measure, and report on ESG mandates. The All Other Â- Real Estate segment includes research, reporting, market data, and benchmarking offerings that provide real estate performance analytics for funds, investors, and managers; and business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers. It serves asset owners and managers, financial intermediaries, and wealth managers. MSCI Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Today's Range

Now: $523.86
Low: $521.03
High: $525.78

50 Day Range

MA: $476.37
Low: $447.59
High: $523.86

52 Week Range

Now: $523.86
Low: $323.50
High: $525.78


344,441 shs

Average Volume

429,272 shs

Market Capitalization

$43.18 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of MSCI?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued stock ratings on MSCI in the last year: Atlantic Securities, Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for MSCI?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for MSCI in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $499.17, suggesting a possible downside of 4.6%. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting MSCI will reach $543.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $463.00 for MSCI in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for MSCI?

MSCI currently has 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe MSCI will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of MSCI.
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How do I contact MSCI's investor relations team?

MSCI's physical mailing address is 7 WORLD TRADE CENTER 250 GREENWICH STREET 49TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10007. The technology company's listed phone number is (212) 804-3900 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for MSCI is www.msci.com.