Moody's Corp.

Moody's is a provider of credit ratings and assessment services; credit, capital markets and economic research, data and analytical tools; software solutions that support financial risk management activities; quantitatively derived credit scores; learning solutions and certification services; and company information and business intelligence products. The company's segments are: Moody's Investors Service, which publishes credit ratings on a range of debt obligations and the entities that issue such obligations in markets worldwide; and Moody's Analytics, which provides financial intelligence and analytical tools to assist businesses in making decisions.
  • TickerMCO
  • ISINUS6153691059
  • ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
  • SectorFinancial Services
  • CountryUnited States
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

Moodys Corp: 1 director

A director at Moodys Corp sold 4,520 shares at 334.380USD and the significance rating of the trade was 76/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board me...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

An unfavourable environment weighs on MOODY'S, which sees a downgrade ...

The independent financial analyst theScreener just requalified the general evaluation of MOODY'S (US), active in the Speciality Finance industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title still shows 0 out of 4 stars and its market behaviour is seen as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the unfavourable environment weighs on the sector and penalises the company, which sees a downgrade to its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date October 27, 2020, the closing price was USD 266.19 and its target price was estimated at USD 235.07.

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MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 10 27

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.2x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their sales, credit ratings quality, and Moody's Analytics Specifically, management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their customer renewals and new sales activity. Furthermore, they may lack confidence in their ability to remain consistent in the quality of credit ratings, integrate Vigeo Eiris and Four Twenty S...

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MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 08 06

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.1x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about meeting free cash flow targets, Moody's Analytics usage sustainability, and the health of credit markets Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to reach their net interest expense and free cash flow targets, optimize the balance sheet by investing excess cash for growth, and successfully have sales meetings online. In addition, the...

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MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 03 24

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at recent averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 19.6x Uniform P/E, implying bullish expectations for the firm. However, management may be concerned about their revenue growth, credit markets, and RDC acquisition Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to sustain growth in their US High-yield bond, ERS segment, and China-related revenues, and they may also lack confidence in their ability to expand their free cash flow, and identify cost efficiencies. Furthermore, they may be concerned about investmen...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

Moodys Corp: 1 director

A director at Moodys Corp sold 4,520 shares at 334.380USD and the significance rating of the trade was 76/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board me...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

An unfavourable environment weighs on MOODY'S, which sees a downgrade ...

The independent financial analyst theScreener just requalified the general evaluation of MOODY'S (US), active in the Speciality Finance industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title still shows 0 out of 4 stars and its market behaviour is seen as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the unfavourable environment weighs on the sector and penalises the company, which sees a downgrade to its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date October 27, 2020, the closing price was USD 266.19 and its target price was estimated at USD 235.07.

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  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 10 27

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.2x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their sales, credit ratings quality, and Moody's Analytics Specifically, management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their customer renewals and new sales activity. Furthermore, they may lack confidence in their ability to remain consistent in the quality of credit ratings, integrate Vigeo Eiris and Four Twenty S...

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  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 08 06

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.1x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about meeting free cash flow targets, Moody's Analytics usage sustainability, and the health of credit markets Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to reach their net interest expense and free cash flow targets, optimize the balance sheet by investing excess cash for growth, and successfully have sales meetings online. In addition, the...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 03 24

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at recent averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 19.6x Uniform P/E, implying bullish expectations for the firm. However, management may be concerned about their revenue growth, credit markets, and RDC acquisition Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to sustain growth in their US High-yield bond, ERS segment, and China-related revenues, and they may also lack confidence in their ability to expand their free cash flow, and identify cost efficiencies. Furthermore, they may be concerned about investmen...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

Moodys Corp: 1 director

A director at Moodys Corp sold 4,520 shares at 334.380USD and the significance rating of the trade was 76/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board me...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

An unfavourable environment weighs on MOODY'S, which sees a downgrade ...

The independent financial analyst theScreener just requalified the general evaluation of MOODY'S (US), active in the Speciality Finance industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title still shows 0 out of 4 stars and its market behaviour is seen as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the unfavourable environment weighs on the sector and penalises the company, which sees a downgrade to its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date October 27, 2020, the closing price was USD 266.19 and its target price was estimated at USD 235.07.

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 10 27

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.2x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their sales, credit ratings quality, and Moody's Analytics Specifically, management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their customer renewals and new sales activity. Furthermore, they may lack confidence in their ability to remain consistent in the quality of credit ratings, integrate Vigeo Eiris and Four Twenty S...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 08 06

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.1x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about meeting free cash flow targets, Moody's Analytics usage sustainability, and the health of credit markets Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to reach their net interest expense and free cash flow targets, optimize the balance sheet by investing excess cash for growth, and successfully have sales meetings online. In addition, the...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 03 24

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at recent averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 19.6x Uniform P/E, implying bullish expectations for the firm. However, management may be concerned about their revenue growth, credit markets, and RDC acquisition Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to sustain growth in their US High-yield bond, ERS segment, and China-related revenues, and they may also lack confidence in their ability to expand their free cash flow, and identify cost efficiencies. Furthermore, they may be concerned about investmen...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

Moodys Corp: 1 director

A director at Moodys Corp sold 4,520 shares at 334.380USD and the significance rating of the trade was 76/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board me...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

An unfavourable environment weighs on MOODY'S, which sees a downgrade ...

The independent financial analyst theScreener just requalified the general evaluation of MOODY'S (US), active in the Speciality Finance industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title still shows 0 out of 4 stars and its market behaviour is seen as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the unfavourable environment weighs on the sector and penalises the company, which sees a downgrade to its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date October 27, 2020, the closing price was USD 266.19 and its target price was estimated at USD 235.07.

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 10 27

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.2x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their sales, credit ratings quality, and Moody's Analytics Specifically, management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their customer renewals and new sales activity. Furthermore, they may lack confidence in their ability to remain consistent in the quality of credit ratings, integrate Vigeo Eiris and Four Twenty S...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 08 06

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.1x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about meeting free cash flow targets, Moody's Analytics usage sustainability, and the health of credit markets Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to reach their net interest expense and free cash flow targets, optimize the balance sheet by investing excess cash for growth, and successfully have sales meetings online. In addition, the...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 03 24

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at recent averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 19.6x Uniform P/E, implying bullish expectations for the firm. However, management may be concerned about their revenue growth, credit markets, and RDC acquisition Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to sustain growth in their US High-yield bond, ERS segment, and China-related revenues, and they may also lack confidence in their ability to expand their free cash flow, and identify cost efficiencies. Furthermore, they may be concerned about investmen...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

Moodys Corp: 1 director

A director at Moodys Corp sold 4,520 shares at 334.380USD and the significance rating of the trade was 76/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board me...

MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

An unfavourable environment weighs on MOODY'S, which sees a downgrade ...

The independent financial analyst theScreener just requalified the general evaluation of MOODY'S (US), active in the Speciality Finance industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title still shows 0 out of 4 stars and its market behaviour is seen as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the unfavourable environment weighs on the sector and penalises the company, which sees a downgrade to its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date October 27, 2020, the closing price was USD 266.19 and its target price was estimated at USD 235.07.

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 10 27

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.2x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their sales, credit ratings quality, and Moody's Analytics Specifically, management may be concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on their customer renewals and new sales activity. Furthermore, they may lack confidence in their ability to remain consistent in the quality of credit ratings, integrate Vigeo Eiris and Four Twenty S...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 08 06

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at a historical high relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 30.1x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about meeting free cash flow targets, Moody's Analytics usage sustainability, and the health of credit markets Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to reach their net interest expense and free cash flow targets, optimize the balance sheet by investing excess cash for growth, and successfully have sales meetings online. In addition, the...

Valens Research
  • Valens Research
MCO MOODY'S CORP. (Financial Services)

MCO - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 03 24

Moody's Corporation (MCO:USA) currently trades at recent averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 19.6x Uniform P/E, implying bullish expectations for the firm. However, management may be concerned about their revenue growth, credit markets, and RDC acquisition Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to sustain growth in their US High-yield bond, ERS segment, and China-related revenues, and they may also lack confidence in their ability to expand their free cash flow, and identify cost efficiencies. Furthermore, they may be concerned about investmen...

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