Q3 2025 EPS Estimates for Moelis & Company Boosted by Analyst (NYSE:MC)

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MCFree Report) – Equities research analysts at Zacks Research upped their Q3 2025 earnings per share estimates for Moelis & Company in a research note issued on Monday, June 24th. Zacks Research analyst R. Department now anticipates that the asset manager will post earnings per share of $0.73 for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of $0.69. The consensus estimate for Moelis & Company’s current full-year earnings is $1.29 per share. Zacks Research also issued estimates for Moelis & Company’s Q4 2025 earnings at $0.74 EPS and Q1 2026 earnings at $0.89 EPS.

A number of other research firms have also commented on MC. JMP Securities reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of Moelis & Company in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and set a $54.00 price objective (down from $58.00) on shares of Moelis & Company in a report on Thursday, April 25th. The Goldman Sachs Group raised Moelis & Company from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating and lifted their price objective for the company from $53.00 to $58.00 in a report on Wednesday, March 13th. Finally, UBS Group boosted their target price on Moelis & Company from $45.00 to $47.00 and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, April 25th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and five have given a hold rating to the company’s stock. According to data from MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $50.80.

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Moelis & Company Stock Performance

Moelis & Company stock opened at $53.31 on Tuesday. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is $53.94 and its 200-day simple moving average is $54.56. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.99 billion, a PE ratio of -280.58 and a beta of 1.35. Moelis & Company has a 52 week low of $38.58 and a 52 week high of $58.67.

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MCGet Free Report) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April 24th. The asset manager reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.11. The company had revenue of $217.49 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $219.30 million. Moelis & Company had a negative return on equity of 0.12% and a negative net margin of 1.33%. The business’s revenue was up 17.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.05 earnings per share.

Institutional Trading of Moelis & Company

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of MC. Mendota Financial Group LLC bought a new position in shares of Moelis & Company in the 4th quarter valued at about $34,000. GAMMA Investing LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Moelis & Company in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $34,000. Hexagon Capital Partners LLC raised its position in shares of Moelis & Company by 147.9% in the first quarter. Hexagon Capital Partners LLC now owns 657 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $37,000 after buying an additional 392 shares in the last quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. raised its position in Moelis & Company by 510.2% during the first quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. now owns 836 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $47,000 after purchasing an additional 699 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Assetmark Inc. grew its stake in shares of Moelis & Company by 22.5% in the fourth quarter. Assetmark Inc. now owns 1,505 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $84,000 after purchasing an additional 276 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 91.53% of the company’s stock.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Moelis & Company news, insider Navid Mahmoodzadegan sold 44,980 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, May 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $54.92, for a total transaction of $2,470,301.60. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. In related news, insider Navid Mahmoodzadegan sold 44,980 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, May 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $54.92, for a total value of $2,470,301.60. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, CEO Kenneth Moelis sold 40,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $53.98, for a total transaction of $2,159,200.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 42,441 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,290,965.18. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 6.40% of the company’s stock.

Moelis & Company Announces Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 6th were issued a dividend of $0.60 per share. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, May 3rd. Moelis & Company’s dividend payout ratio is -1,263.16%.

Moelis & Company Company Profile

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Moelis & Company operates as an investment banking advisory firm. It offers advisory services in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations and restructurings, capital markets transactions, and other corporate finance matters, as well as strategic, capital structure, and private funds advisory.

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