Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Upgrades And Downgrades For Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO).

Most recent broker ratings

09/29/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “market perform” rating reiterated by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a USD 112 price target on the stock.

08/23/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. They now have a USD 120 price target on the stock.

08/17/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Argus. They now have a USD 124 price target on the stock.

07/25/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. They now have a USD 116 price target on the stock.

07/18/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a USD 114 price target on the stock.

07/12/2016 – Credit Suisse began new coverage on Moody’s Corporation giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 99 price target on the stock.

02/08/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “market perform” rating reiterated by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They now have a USD 91 price target on the stock.

02/08/2016 – Moody’s Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Evercore ISI. They now have a USD 88 price target on the stock.

01/07/2016 – Moody’s Corporation was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Piper Jaffray. They now have a USD 112 price target on the stock.

11/23/2015 – Moody’s Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald. They now have a USD 98 price target on the stock.

10/14/2015 – Atlantic Equities began new coverage on Moody’s Corporation giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 115 price target on the stock.

05/21/2015 – Moody’s Corporation was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 121 price target on the stock.

08/05/2014 – Moody’s Corporation had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a USD 83 price target on the stock.

07/29/2014 – Moody’s Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Benchmark. They now have a USD 96 price target on the stock.

07/09/2014 – Moody’s Corporation was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at Raymond James. They now have a USD 87 price target on the stock.

Moody’s Corporation has a 50 day moving average of 108.53 and a 200 day moving average of 101.53. The stock’s market capitalization is 20.72B, it has a 52-week low of 77.76 and a 52-week high of 110.83.

The share price of the company (NYSE:MCO) was up +1.03% during the last trading session, with a high of 108.28 and the volume of Moody’s Corporation shares traded was 1252523.

Moody’s Corporation (Moody’s) is a provider of credit ratings; credit, capital markets and economic related research, data and analytical tools; software solutions and related risk management services; quantitative credit risk measures, financial services training and certification services, and outsourced research and analytical services to financial institution customers. It operates in two segments: Moody’s Investors Service (MIS) and Moody’s Analytics (MA). The MIS segment publishes credit ratings on a range of debt obligations and the entities that issue such obligations in markets across the world. It consists of approximately five lines of business, which include corporate finance group (CFG); structured finance group (SFG); financial institutions group (FIG); Public, project and infrastructure finance (PPIF), and MIS Other. The MA segment consists of approximately three lines of business, which include enterprise risk solutions (ERS) and professional service (PS).