- Last Close 136.39
- Sector Industrials
- Industry Security & Protection Services
- Investment Style Small Blend
- Day Range 133.42 – 137.50
- Year Range 108.75 – 146.33
- Market Cap 5.3463 Bil
- Volume / Avg 537,815.0 / 114,926.0
- Price / Sales 3.53
- Price / Book 6.25
- Forward Div Yield 1.38%
- Trailing Div Yield 1.33%
Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis MSA
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Company Profile MSA
MSA Safety Inc makes safety products that are used to protect workers in the oil and gas and mining industries. The products include breathing apparatuses, fall protection, portable gas detection systems, industrial head protection, fire and rescue helmets, and fixed gas and flame detection systems. End markets include the fire service, contractor, industrial, mining, oil and gas, and utilities industries. MSA Safety generates most of its revenue in North America. The company's reportable geographic segments are Americas, International and Corporate.
Cranberry Township, PA, 16066-5207
FAQs for MSA Safety Inc Stock
Yes. MSA has a forward dividend yield of 1.42%.
MSA’s full dividends and stock split history
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MSA’s market cap is 5.35 Bil.
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MSA’s stock style is Small Core.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.
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MSA’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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