Moody's Corporation (MCO)

MCO (NYSE:Diversified Services) EQUITY
pos +0.64
Today's Range: 108.39 - 109.70 | MCO Avg Daily Volume: 904,800
Last Update: 09/27/16 - 1:13 PM EDT
Volume: 319,809
YTD Performance: 8.62%
Open: $108.87
Previous Close: $108.99
52 Week Range: $77.76 - $110.83
Oustanding Shares: 192,300,000
Market Cap: 21,012,621,000
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for MCO
Buy Hold Sell
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 3 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 2.17 2.17
Latest Dividend: 0.37
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.35%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/18/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.39
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MCO Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.39 24.50 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
16.37% 8.53% 54.03%
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 $1.16 $1.19 $4.57 $5.13
Number of Analysts 6 6 6 7
High Estimate $1.21 $1.23 $4.60 $5.21
Low Estimate $1.09 $1.10 $4.55 $5.00
Prior Year $1.11 $1.09 $4.60 $4.57
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.20% 8.87% -0.69% 12.23%
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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. 

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. 

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