Moody's Corporation (MCO)

MCO (NYSE:Diversified Services)
$76.34
pos +0.83
+1.10%
Today's Range: 75.56 - 76.70 | MCO Avg Daily Volume: 1,141,300
Last Update: 04/16/14 - 10:01 AM EDT
Volume: 103,534
YTD Performance: -3.77%
Open: $75.95
Previous Close: $75.51
52 Week Range: $53.69 - $85.70
Oustanding Shares: 213,700,000
Market Cap: 16,224,531,947
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for MCO
Buy Hold Sell
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 4
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 4 3 3 2
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 1.88 1.88 1.71
Latest Dividend: 0.28
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.37%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/18/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 22.76
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MCO Sector Avg. S&P 500
22.76 21.10 28.47
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-1.24% 41.25% 110.57%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 8.90 0.46 0.13
Net Income 16.60 0.59 0.17
EPS 18.20 0.70 0.19
Earnings for MCO:
EBITDA 1.33B
Revenue 2.97B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/14) Qtr (06/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.90 $1.03 $3.94 $4.46
Number of Analysts 8 8 9 7
High Estimate $0.97 $1.10 $3.98 $4.70
Low Estimate $0.84 $0.99 $3.84 $4.35
Prior Year $0.97 $1.00 $3.65 $3.94
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -7.22% 2.50% 8.07% 13.14%
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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. 

bearishMoody's Corp lowering estimates at UBS

Oct 28, 2013 | 7:25 AM EDT

MCO lowered its estimates across the board, UBS said. Higher rates led to slowdown in IG and HY issuance. $73 price target and Neutral rating.

bullishMoody's rated new Outperform at William Blair

Sep 9, 2013 | 8:27 AM EDT

MCO was initiated with an Outperform rating, William Blair said. Legal and regulatory risks are easing and Europe and structured finance market should drive growth. 

bullishMoody's upgraded at Lazard

Sep 6, 2013 | 7:56 AM EDT

MCO was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Lazard Capital Market said. $74 price target. 10% pullback has created a buying opportunity for a great business. 

bullishMoody's numbers raised at UBS

Jul 25, 2013 | 8:01 AM EDT

MCO estimates were increased on second quarter beat and improving issuance, said UBS. Price target goes to $68.

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Doug Kass

 | Jul 24, 2013 | 8:59 AM EDT
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bearishMoody's Corporation downgraded at Benchmark

Jun 11, 2013 | 8:04 AM EDT

Shares of MCO downgraded to Hold from Buy, said Benchmark. Price target is $71. Ratings revenue growth is up against tough comparisons and higher costs will limit EPS upside.

By

Mike Norman

 | Jun 10, 2013 | 5:00 PM EDT

Why anyone listens to Standard & Poor's, I'll never understand.

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Charles Gabriel

 | May 12, 2013 | 6:00 PM EDT

McGraw Hill could stumble -- temporarily -- on news out of an SEC roundtable next week.

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Bret Jensen

 | May 3, 2013 | 7:20 AM EDT
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