Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 20134.97. It is in the Business Services industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 23.39, a forward P/E of 20.14 and EPS of 4.45. At a stock price of 103.55 (-0.39%) it has a dividend yield of 1.42%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 16.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by 0.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 12.76% and more long-term 8.67% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -16.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 11.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -5.70%.
For performance, Moody’s Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 6.24%. For the last month performance for Moody’s Corporation is 7.21%. While the last quarter is 5.81% and half year, 21.92%. Finally for the year, performance is -6.41%.
The 52-week high for Moody’s Corporation, is at -7.71%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 34.29%. The 20-day simple moving average is 6.93% and 8.72% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.66%, and for the month it is 2.19%. Moody’s Corporation, has a target price of 99.56.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is *TBA, and for total debt/equity Moody’s Corporation has *TBA. The gross margin is 71.40%, while operating margin is 40.90%, the profit margin is 26.10%. The current ratio is 2.7 and the quick ratio is 2.7.
Insider ownership is at 0.50%, with instituitional ownership at 92.00%. Moody’s Corporation has a payout ratio of 39.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 193.68. The shares float is 193.41, with the float short at 2.96%, with short ratio coming to 4.82.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Moody’s Corporation, get 17.90%, with its returns on investment at 37.10%. Return on equity is -183.90%. So will the investors see the target price of 99.56, reached soon?
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