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Moody's Corporation (MCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2017

Moody's Corporation ( MCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MCO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.7% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of MCO was $109.03, representing a -1.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $110.83 and a 32.45% increase over the 52 week low of $82.32.

MCO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and S&P Global Inc. ( SPGI ). MCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.63. Zacks Investment Research reports MCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 2.14%, compared to an industry average of 12.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MCO Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MCO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have MCO as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Beta Portfolio ( SPHB )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Financial ( XLF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLF with an increase of 24.48% over the last 100 days. SPHB has the highest percent weighting of MCO at 0.79%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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