Moody's Corporation (MCO)

MCO (NYSE:Diversified Services) EQUITY
neg -5.85
Today's Range: 101.94 - 105.81 | MCO Avg Daily Volume: 805,700
Last Update: 10/21/16 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 3,985,071
YTD Performance: 7.72%
Open: $104.61
Previous Close: $108.09
52 Week Range: $77.76 - $110.83
Oustanding Shares: 192,300,000
Market Cap: 20,729,940,000
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for MCO
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A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 4 3
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.05 2.05 2.05 2.17
Latest Dividend: 0.37
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.37%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/17/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.20
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MCO Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.20 24.20 29.40
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.70% 7.93% 47.64%
Revenue 4.50 0.30 0.08
Net Income -5.60 0.40 0.11
EPS 0.40 0.50 0.15
Earnings for MCO:
Revenue 3.48B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.18 $1.20 $4.59 $5.14
Number of Analysts 6 6 6 7
High Estimate $1.28 $1.23 $4.65 $5.25
Low Estimate $1.09 $1.13 $4.55 $5.00
Prior Year $1.11 $1.09 $4.60 $4.59
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 6.31% 9.63% -0.14% 11.99%
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Anders Keitz

 | Oct 21, 2016 | 1:45 PM EDT
M&A news is dominating the market, with three potential deals reportedly in the works.

Bret Jensen

 | Oct 21, 2016 | 8:30 AM EDT
The market looks like it is going to open pretty flat today based on current pre-market future levels. General Electric (GE) will not be a tailwind after the giant industrial concern trimmed its forward revenue forecast due to an anemic global demand picture. Going in the opposite direction is Moody's (MCO) , which easily beat both the top- and bottom-line consensus and raised guidance to boot. McDonald's (MCD) also should boost the indices after a solid quarter featuring 3.5% global same-store sales growth.

Bruce Kamich

 | Jan 13, 2016 | 4:50 PM EST

MCO could decline to the $80 level before we would expect some support to develop.

bearishMoody's downgraded at Baird

Jan 7, 2016 | 7:19 AM EST

MCO was downgraded from Overweight to Neutral, Piper Jaffray said. $112 price target. Expect softer near-term debt issuance trends. 

bearishMoody's downgraded at FBR

Nov 2, 2015 | 6:53 AM EST

MCO was downgraded from Outperform to Market Perform, FBR Capital Markets said. $100 price target. Growth will likely slow in the coming quarters. 



Jim Cramer

 | Oct 5, 2015 | 11:39 AM EDT
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Gary Morrow

 | Mar 17, 2015 | 2:45 PM EDT

Stock's surge shows signs of underlying strength.

bullishMoody's estimates, target raised at Barclays

Oct 1, 2014 | 7:49 AM EDT

Shares of MCO now seen reaching $107, according to Barclays. Estimates also increased, as buybacks and acquisitions are boosting profits. Overweight rating. 

bullishMoody's Corp price target raised at Barclays

Jul 28, 2014 | 8:35 AM EDT

MCO price target raised from $100 to $104, Barclays said. Overweight rating. Estimates also raised following strong 2Q growth and well positioned ratings growth.

bullishMoody's estimates, target boosted at Benchmark

Feb 10, 2014 | 8:15 AM EST

Shares of MCO now seen reaching $81, according to Benchmark. Estimates also upped, given higher bond issuance activity. Hold rating. 

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