Moody's (MCO) dividend stock





  • Yield

     1.14%
  • Dividend

     1.52
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     22.6%
  • Dividend increased

     7 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     61%
  • Dividend pay date

     9/12/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     5/18/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -12.3%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     16 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     23.7
  • Tweed factor

     -29.9
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
-12.3%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
24.6%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
185.4%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
-100.0%
Price change from 52 week high   
-1.2%
Price change from 50 days average   
9.3%
Price change from 200 days average   
17.2%
Price info
Change
1.00 (0.75%)


Last price
133.57 USD


Day range
133.03 - 135.20


Year range
93.51 - 135.20

Financial health
Current ratio
2.66


Debt/equity ratio
0.00


Cash
2.23B


Debt
3.40B


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
53.66


Price/book (P/B)


Forward price/earning (P/E)
22.95


Price/sales (P/S)
6.60


PEG
2.37


Market cap
25.51B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.3200,0.4000,0.4000
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
11.8%
2.5800,1.8700,1.6900
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-19.1%
10 year history
0.3200,0.4000,0.4000,0.4200,0.5350,0.6400,0.9000,1.1200,1.3600,1.4800
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
18.5%
2.5800,1.8700,1.6900,2.1500,2.4900,3.0500,3.6000,4.6100,4.6300,4.6300
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
6.7%
0.1400,-3.1200,-4.2300,-2.5600,-1.3400,-0.8300,1.7300,1.3200,1.2300,-2.9000
  • 06
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
nan%
12.4000,21.4000,23.7000,19.6000,18.9000,21.0000,24.1000,24.6000,27.9000,29.4000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
10.1%
272.0000,245.0000,238.0000,237.0000,229.0000,227.0000,224.0000,215.0000,203.0000,203.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-3.2%
Other companies in the business services industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   ABM Industries 50 yrs1.55%3.3%
USA   McGraw Hill Financial 44 yrs0.00%7.6%
USA   Cintas 34 yrs0.96%14.2%
United Kingdom   James Fisher and Sons 22 yrs1.43%8.6%
United Kingdom   Interserve 20 yrs10.41%5.7%
United Kingdom   Mears Group 20 yrs2.13%7.9%
United Kingdom   Aggreko 19 yrs3.14%11.1%
USA   Healthcare Services Group 15 yrs1.41%2.9%
Company profile
Empoloyees
10,163


Sector


Website


Founded
1900


Industry


SEC filings




Moody's Corporation provides credit ratings: and credit, capital markets, and economic related research, data, and analytical tools worldwide. The company operates through Moody?s Investors Service and Moody?s Analytics segments. The Moody?s Investors Service segment publishes credit ratings on debt...
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Address:
7 World Trade Center at 250 Greenwich Street, New York, NY, 10007

Phone:
+1 212 553-0300
The dividend of MCO is 1.52 for the last 12 months, and this gives the stock a yield of 1.14%. The company has increased the dividend for 7 years. MCO has a payout ratio of 61%, meaning that 61% of their earnings are paid as dividends. The company has a dividend payback period of 16 years. Their dividend has been growing by 22.6% a year for the last 5 years (on average). 5/18/2017 is the ex-dividend date for Moody's, while 9/12/2017 is the dividend pay date. This US company was founded in 1900 and has 10,163 employees. services is their sector and business services is their industry. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 1.7 out of 5 stars.






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