Moody's Corporation (MCO) : Veritas Investment Management Llp added new position in Moody's Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 21,580 shares of Moody's Corporation which is valued at $2,255,110 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 9, 2016 with the SEC.Moody's Corporation makes up approximately 0.41% of Veritas Investment Management Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Thompson Davis boosted its stake in MCO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 400 additional shares and now holds a total of 409 shares of Moody's Corporation which is valued at $42,741. Moody's Corporation makes up approx 0.07% of Thompson Davis’s portfolio.Blair William Coil reduced its stake in MCO by selling 12,870 shares or 18.18% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 57,927 shares of MCO which is valued at $6,053,951. Moody's Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Blair William Coil’s portfolio.Ropes Wealth Advisors boosted its stake in MCO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,210 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,407 shares of Moody's Corporation which is valued at $147,046. Moody's Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Ropes Wealth Advisors’s portfolio. Harel Insurance Investments Financial Services Ltd. added MCO to its portfolio by purchasing 150 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $15,689. Eagle Asset Management Inc added MCO to its portfolio by purchasing 204,007 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $21,263,650. Moody's Corporation makes up approx 0.14% of Eagle Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.
Moody's Corporation opened for trading at $104.12 and hit $104.36 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $104.15, with a gain of 0.04% or 0.04 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,20,778 shares. Company has a market cap of $20,028 M.
On the company’s financial health, Moody's Corporation reported $1.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04 according to the earnings call on Jul 22, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.26. The company had revenue of $928.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $906.13 million. The company’s revenue was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.28 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Moody's Corporation. Moody's Corporation was Initiated by Credit Suisse to “Neutral” on Jul 12, 2016.
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. The Company operates in two segments: Moody’s Investors Service (MIS) and Moody’s Analytics (MA). The Company’s MIS segment publishes credit ratings on a range of debt obligations and the entities that issue such obligations in markets across the world including various corporate and Governmental obligations structured finance securities and commercial paper programs. The Company’s MA segment develops a range of products and services that support financial analysis and risk management activities of institutional participants in financial markets.