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MSA

MSA Safety NYSE:MSA Stock Report

Last Price

US$141.57

Market Cap

US$5.5b

7D

-0.4%

1Y

-0.7%

Updated

04 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
MSA fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends3/6

MSA Stock Overview

MSA Safety Incorporated develops, manufactures, and supplies safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures in the oil, gas, petrochemical, fire service, construction, industrial manufacturing applications, utilities, military, and mining industries in North America, Latin America, and internationally.

MSA Safety Incorporated Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for MSA Safety
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$141.57
52 Week HighUS$153.21
52 Week LowUS$108.75
Beta0.97
1 Month Change8.83%
3 Month Change22.40%
1 Year Change-0.65%
3 Year Change11.98%
5 Year Change75.56%
Change since IPO2,237.85%

Recent News & Updates

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Oct 28
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Recent updates

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Oct 28
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Does MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Sep 19
Does MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Returns On Capital At MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Have Hit The Brakes

Aug 29
Returns On Capital At MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Have Hit The Brakes

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

May 06
MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

May 02
MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

Is MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Worth US$134 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Jan 30
Is MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Worth US$134 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Is MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Using Too Much Debt?

Jan 18
Is MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Using Too Much Debt?

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Jan 02
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

Nov 03
MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Oct 07
MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Is MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Potentially Undervalued?

Sep 23
Is MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Potentially Undervalued?

MSA Safety's (NYSE:MSA) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Aug 05
MSA Safety's (NYSE:MSA) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Is MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) A Risky Investment?

Jul 09
Is MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) A Risky Investment?

Should You Investigate MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) At US$167?

May 26
Should You Investigate MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) At US$167?

Shareholders Would Not Be Objecting To MSA Safety Incorporated's (NYSE:MSA) CEO Compensation And Here's Why

May 13
Shareholders Would Not Be Objecting To MSA Safety Incorporated's (NYSE:MSA) CEO Compensation And Here's Why

Slowing Rates Of Return At MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Leave Little Room For Excitement

May 04
Slowing Rates Of Return At MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Leave Little Room For Excitement

MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Has Got What It Takes To Be An Attractive Dividend Stock

Apr 05
MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Has Got What It Takes To Be An Attractive Dividend Stock

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Mar 11
MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Don't Ignore The Fact That This Insider Just Sold Some Shares In MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)

Feb 27
Don't Ignore The Fact That This Insider Just Sold Some Shares In MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)

When Should You Buy MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Feb 25
When Should You Buy MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Be Sure To Check Out MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend

Feb 13
Be Sure To Check Out MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend

Have Insiders Been Selling MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Shares This Year?

Feb 05
Have Insiders Been Selling MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Shares This Year?

We Like These Underlying Trends At MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)

Jan 26
We Like These Underlying Trends At MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA)

Do Insiders Own Lots Of Shares In MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Jan 16
Do Insiders Own Lots Of Shares In MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA)?

Does MSA Safety's (NYSE:MSA) Statutory Profit Adequately Reflect Its Underlying Profit?

Jan 06
Does MSA Safety's (NYSE:MSA) Statutory Profit Adequately Reflect Its Underlying Profit?

Should MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

Dec 27
Should MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

Did You Participate In Any Of MSA Safety's (NYSE:MSA) Fantastic 274% Return ?

Dec 17
Did You Participate In Any Of MSA Safety's (NYSE:MSA) Fantastic 274% Return ?

Here's Why I Think MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Dec 07
Here's Why I Think MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Shareholder Returns

MSAUS Commercial ServicesUS Market
7D-0.4%2.0%1.5%
1Y-0.7%-3.2%-14.9%

Return vs Industry: MSA exceeded the US Commercial Services industry which returned -3.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MSA exceeded the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is MSA's price volatile compared to industry and market?
MSA volatility
MSA Average Weekly Movement5.0%
Commercial Services Industry Average Movement6.7%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.7%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: MSA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: MSA's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19144,800Nish Vartanianhttps://www.msasafety.com

MSA Safety Incorporated develops, manufactures, and supplies safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures in the oil, gas, petrochemical, fire service, construction, industrial manufacturing applications, utilities, military, and mining industries in North America, Latin America, and internationally. The company’s core product offerings include permanently installed fixed gas and flame detection instruments, such as permanently installed gas detection monitoring systems, and flame detectors and open-path infrared gas detectors, as well as replacement components and related services to detect the presence or absence of various gases in the air. Its core product offerings also comprise breathing apparatus products, such as self-contained breathing apparatus; hand-held portable gas detection instruments; industrial head protection products; firefighter helmets and protective apparel; and fall protection equipment, including confined space equipment, harnesses, lanyards, and self-retracting lifelines, as well as engineered systems.

MSA Safety Incorporated Fundamentals Summary

How do MSA Safety's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
MSA fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$5.55b
Earnings (TTM)US$66.60m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.49b

83.3x

P/E Ratio

3.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
MSA income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$1.49b
Cost of RevenueUS$841.96m
Gross ProfitUS$653.01m
Other ExpensesUS$586.40m
EarningsUS$66.60m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.70
Gross Margin43.68%
Net Profit Margin4.45%
Debt/Equity Ratio71.8%

How did MSA perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.3%

Current Dividend Yield

106%

Payout Ratio