Moody's Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MCO stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 56.25% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $73.94, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of MCO was $73.94,
representing a -0.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.04 and
a 81.8% increase over the 52 week low of $40.67.
MCO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American Express Company (
) and Discover Financial Services (
). MCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.36. Zacks Investment Research reports MCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.94%, compared to an
industry average of 12%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MCO as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Morningstar Mid Growth Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKH with an increase of
15.26% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MCO at 1.04%.