- Moody's reported fourth quarter revenues of $779.2 million, a 3% increase from last year's Q4 revenue of $754.2 million.
- Net earnings for the quarter came in at $206.7 million, or 94 cents per diluted share, up from $160.1 million, 0r 70 cents per diluted share reported for 2012's Q4.
- On an adjusted basis, non-GAAP EPS came in at 85 cents, which still marks an increase of 21% over last year's adjusted Q4 EPS.
- Moody's was able to beat analysts' estimates of 76 cents EPS on revenues of $743.87 million.
- Looking ahead to the full year, Moody's sees EPS in the range of $3.90 to $4.00. This is in-line with analysts' estimates.
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Moody's Corp (MCO) - News
Today's Premarket Earnings: Bristol-Myers Squibb Co, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Moody's Corporation, More (BMY, CL, MCO, More)Oct 24, 2014Before the opening bell on Friday, a number of big name, dividend paying companies announced their quarterly earnings. Below, we look at these...
Wednesday's Analyst Moves: The Boeing Company, Walgreen Company, Moody's Corporation, More (BA, WAG, MCO, More)Oct 1, 2014Before Wednesday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
On Tuesday morning, Moody's Corporation (MCO) reported that it has boosted its outlook for FY2014. The rating agency has raised its adjusted...
Today's Pre-Market Earnings: Moody's Corporation, Tyco International Ltd., Covidien plc, More (MCO, TYC, COV, More)Jul 25, 2014Before the opening bell on Friday, a number of big name, dividend paying companies announced their quarterly earnings. Below, we look at these...
Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
Monday Analyst Moves: American Express Company, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co, JPMorgan Chase & Co., More (AXP, BMY, JPM, More)Feb 10, 2014Before Monday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
Moody's Corporation Beats Estimates; Offers FY Guidance; Stock Rises (MCO)Feb 7, 2014Before the opening bell on Friday morning, ratings giant Moody's Corporation (MCO) reported its fourth quarter earnings, posting higher revenue and earnings than last year's Q4. MCO's Earnings in Brief
Goldman Resumes Coverage on Moody's with "Neutral" Rating (MCO)Sep 20, 2013Goldman Sachs reported on Friday that it has resumed coverage on ratings agency Moody's Corporation (MCO) . The firm has resumed coverage on MCO with a "Neutral" rating and $72 price target. This price target suggests that the stock will remain flat at its current price of $71.49. Goldman Sachs noted that the company's positive factors include its strong position of the rating agency, its attractive returns and margins, and its lack of debt. Moody's shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Friday. The stock is up 42% YTD.
The Bottom LineShares of Moody's Corporation (MCO) have a 1.40% yield based on Thursday's closing price of $71.49. Moody's Corporation (MCO) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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Moody's Upgraded to "Buy" at Lazard Capital Markets (MCO)Sep 6, 2013Lazard Capital Markets reported on Friday that it has raised its rating on Moody's Corporation (MCO) . The firm has upgraded MCO from "Neutral" to "Buy," and has given the company a $74 price target. This price target suggests a 14% upside from the stock's current price of $63.62. Analysts view MCO's 10% pullback as a great buying opportunity. Moody's shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Friday. The stock is up 26% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Moody's Corporation (MCO) have a 1.57% yield based on Thursday's closing price of $63.62. Moody's Corporation (MCO) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.