Moody's Corp. (MCO): Price and Financial Metrics

Moody's Corp. (MCO): $315.43

7.38 (-2.29%)

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MCO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $315.43 52-week high $363.19
Prev. close $322.81 52-week low $230.16
Day low $315.12 Volume 1,051,700
Day high $320.79 Avg. volume 755,587
50-day MA $340.34 Dividend yield 0.95%
200-day MA $317.05 Market Cap 57.88B

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  • Quality is the dimension where MCO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.18% of US stocks.
  • MCO's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • MCO ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 5th percentile.

MCO Stock Summary

  • MCO has a higher market value than 96.24% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $59,494,370,000.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for MOODYS CORP is higher than 87.42% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 10.76, MOODYS CORP has a higher such ratio than 91.01% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MCO, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are LHX, ICE, BKR, EMR, and CMG.
  • Visit MCO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MCO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, MCO's EV/EBIT ratio is 208.85% higher, now standing at 34.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, MCO's price/sales ratio has gone up 4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MCO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MCO 2023-09-15 11.3 19.9 43.9 34.9
MCO 2023-09-14 11.6 20.4 44.9 35.6
MCO 2023-09-13 11.4 20.0 44.1 35.1
MCO 2023-09-12 11.3 19.8 43.6 34.7
MCO 2023-09-11 11.3 19.8 43.7 34.8
MCO 2023-09-08 11.3 19.8 43.7 34.8

MCO Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 50.89%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 46.25%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 56.21%.
Over the past 52 months, MCO's revenue has gone up $919,900,000.

The table below shows MCO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 5,468 1,474 1,374
2022-09-30 5,717 1,396 1,555
2022-06-30 5,968 1,496 1,726
2022-03-31 6,140 1,799 1,976
2021-12-31 6,218 2,005 2,214
2021-09-30 5,969 2,364 2,101

MCO's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MCO has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 96.9% of graded US stocks.
  • MCO's asset turnover comes in at 0.46 -- ranking 339th of 563 Business Services stocks.
  • FLNT, VRSN, and ICLK are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MCO.

The table below shows MCO's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.460 1 0.336
2021-06-30 0.472 1 0.340
2021-03-31 0.475 1 0.328
2020-12-31 0.460 1 0.294
2020-09-30 0.477 1 0.307
2020-06-30 0.491 1 0.309

MCO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MCO, see our MCO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $408.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.59 (Moderate Buy)

Moody's Corp. (MCO) Company Bio

Moody's Corporation, often referred to as Moody's, is an American business and financial services company. It is the holding company for Moody's Investors Service (MIS), an American credit rating agency, and Moody's Analytics (MA), an American provider of financial analysis software and services. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest MCO News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MOODYS CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MCO as an investment opportunity.

8 Dividend Kings Down 11% or More You’ll Regret Not Buying on the Dip

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Rich Duprey on InvestorPlace | September 20, 2023

Moody’s Launches VIS Rating in Partnership with Vietnam’s Leading Financial institutions

NEW YORK, September 20, 2023--Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today announced the launch of Vietnam Investors Service And Credit Rating Agency Joint Stock Company (VIS Rating), a partnership between Moody’s and leading Vietnamese financial institutions that was initiated by the Vietnam Bond Market Association (VBMA). Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance issued a credit rating agency license to VIS Rating on September 18, 2023.

Yahoo | September 20, 2023

Insider Sell: Moody's Corporation CEO Robert Fauber Sells 2,546 Shares

On September 15, 2023, Robert Fauber, President and CEO of Moody's Corporation (NYSE:MCO), sold 2,546 shares of the company.

Yahoo | September 19, 2023

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Yahoo | September 19, 2023

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Yahoo | September 19, 2023

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MCO Price Returns

1-mo -5.68%
3-mo -7.44%
6-mo 5.32%
1-year 27.60%
3-year 15.75%
5-year 90.83%
YTD 14.06%
2022 -27.80%
2021 35.57%
2020 23.26%
2019 71.26%
2018 -4.10%

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