MCO : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Will Progressive Corp (PGR) Beat Q4 Earnings Estimates? - Analyst ...

    January 23, 2015
    We expect Progressive Corp. (PGR) to beat expectations when it reports fourth-quarter 2014 earnings on Jan 28, 2015.
  2. Trading Opportunities on Short-Term Pullbacks

    January 20, 2015
    Short-term pullbacks provide opportunities to enter trades in the longer-term trend direction.
  3. HCA Holdings Senior Notes Offering Rated by Moody's - Analyst ...

    January 14, 2015
    HCA Holdings Inc.'s (HCA) wholly owned subsidiary, HCA Inc., has offered senior notes worth $750 million due 2025.
  4. Ecolab Prices Senior Notes Offering; Moody's Raises Outlook - ...

    January 13, 2015
    Ecolab Inc. (ECL) intends to use the net proceeds from the offerings to partly repay outstanding commercial paper balances ...
  5. AIG Vends $2B Long-Term Notes with Immaterial Debt Risk - Analyst ...

    January 13, 2015
    American International Group Inc. (AIG) has raised $2 billion from the sale of long-term notes in a two-part sale.
  6. NCI Building Prices Senior Notes to Fund CENTRIA Deal - Analyst ...

    January 12, 2015
    NCI Building (NCS) has declared the pricing of the previously announced $250 million senior notes offering.
  7. NCI Building Offers Senior Notes to Fund CENTRIA Acquisition ...

    January 7, 2015
    NCI Building (NCS) launches private offering of $250 million Senior Notes.
  8. Progressive Upgraded to Buy on Takeover & Affirmed Ratings - ...

    December 24, 2014
    On Dec 20, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Progressive Corp. (PGR) to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
  9. Best Performing Indian ADRs of 2014 - Analyst Blog

    December 22, 2014
    Much like the surge in our domestic markets, Indian benchmarks too have been enjoying a strong Bull Run this year.
  10. Progressive Ratings Affirmed by Rating Agencies; Shares Rise ...

    December 22, 2014
    Shares of Progressive (PGR) gained about 1.5% in the last two trading sessions following rating affirmations by two major ...
  11. These Wide-Moat Stocks Are The Ultimate Buy-and-Hold Investments

    November 14, 2014
  12. What is Warren Buffett's largest holding?

    August 13, 2014
    Coke? IBM? American Express? Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has a stake in several major companies. Find out which company ...
  13. Consolidations Ready For A Break Higher

    July 1, 2014
    This specific type of consolidation pattern shows both long-term and short-term buying interest.
  14. What is the formula for calculating earnings per share (EPS)?

    July 1, 2014
    Learn why earnings per share (EPS) is often considered to be one of the most important variables in determining a stock’s ...
  15. Grasping a Good Sense About Q1 Earnings - Ahead of Wall Street

    April 25, 2014
    The key takeaway, including morning reports from Ford (F) and Moody's (MCO) is that there is not much growth and the outlook ...
  16. 2 Stocks More Profitable Than Apple

    April 1, 2014
    Although Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) is widely lauded for its ability to crank out great new products, its management team deserves ...
  17. Moody's Puts RBS Under Review - Analyst Blog

    July 8, 2013
    Moody's Investors Service kept the long-term ratings on The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc and its subsidiaries under ...
  18. Moody's to Review Custody Banks' Ratings - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2013
    Moody's Investors Service has put the ratings of three major U.S. trust and custody banks - The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, ...
  19. MGI Boosts MoneyTransfer Biz - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    MoneyGram International announced a strategic alliance with China's leading Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank.
  20. Stock Market News for February 11, 2013 - Market News

    February 11, 2013
    Benchmarks finished in the green in the wake of better-than-expected earnings and encouraging domestic & international economic ...
  21. Zions Beats on EPS, Revenues Fall - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    Zions Bancorp. (ZION) reported adjusted fourth quarter 2012 earnings of 44 cents per share. This was 10.0% ahead of the Zacks ...
  22. S&P Downgrades Janus Capital - Analyst Blog

    January 11, 2013
    On Wednesday, Standard & Poor's (S&P) downgraded its outlook on Janus Capital Group, Inc. (JNS) to 'Negative' from 'Stable'. ...
  23. Regions Upgraded by Moody's - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2012
    On Monday, Moody's Investors Service, a rating arm of Moody's Corp. (MCO), completed the review for the upgrade in ratings ...
  24. Moody's May Downgrade Canadian Banks - Analyst Blog

    October 29, 2012
    Moody's Investors Service - the credit rating arm of Moody's Corp. (MCO) - has put the long-term ratings of six major Canadian ...
  25. Moody's Crushes 3Q Estimates - Analyst Blog

    October 26, 2012
    Moody's Corp. (MCO) reported third quarter 2012 earnings of 75 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 11 ...
  26. Regions under Review by Moody's - Analyst Blog

    October 4, 2012
    On Wednesday, Moody's Investors Service, a rating arm of Moody's Corp. (MCO) kept the long-term ratings of Regions Financial ...
  27. Moody's Ups FY12 Outlook - Analyst Blog

    September 17, 2012
    Moody's Corp. (MCO) raised its fiscal 2012 forecast. While the top line remains similar to previous expectations (up 12% ...
  28. Brookfield Offers Medium-Term Notes - Analyst Blog

    September 10, 2012
    Last week, Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (BAM) announced the issuance of C$425 million worth of medium-term unsecured ...
  29. Fitch Rates American Financial Notes - Analyst Blog

    September 4, 2012
    Last week, Fitch Ratings assigned a debt rating of "BBB+" on the recently issued 5.75% senior unsecured notes of American ...
  30. Rating Action on American Financial - Analyst Blog

    August 28, 2012
    Credit rating agencies, A.M. Best Co., Standard & Poor's Ratings Services (S&P) and Moody's Investor Services of ...
  31. AIG Sells $250M Notes - Analyst Blog

    August 21, 2012
    Yesterday, American International Group Inc. (AIG) announced the sale of unsecured senior notes worth $250 million. The proceeds ...
  32. CIT to Redeem Remaining Costly Debt - Analyst Blog

    August 21, 2012
    CIT Group Inc. (CIT), which has been redeeming notes for quite sometime now, announced its decision to redeem the remainder ...
  33. AIG Issues Notes Worth $750M - Analyst Blog

    June 29, 2012
    According to a report from Thomson Reuters, American International Group Inc. (AIG) recently vended off senior unsecured ...
  34. Wells-Merlin Deal Raises Concern - Analyst Blog

    May 8, 2012
    Credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service, a division of Moody's Corp. (MCO) has raised concerns about Wells Fargo & ...
  35. Stocks In Strong Rising Trend Channels

    April 18, 2012
    These four stocks are all moving higher within strong trend channels, presenting risk-controlled trades with further upside ...
  36. Muni-phobia

    June 23, 2010
    There is a growing drumbeat that municipal bonds may be the next domino to fall in this recession.
  37. Flying The Friendly Skies

    June 16, 2010
    Key statistics for the airline industry are showing overall profit in 2010.
  38. Stock Drops In May 2010

    June 1, 2010
    The worst performing stocks during May 2010 were in a range of sectors and suffered issues that aggravated the market-induced ...
  39. Brazil's Endless Investment Potential

    October 6, 2009
    We look at some ETFs as ways to play the most promising member of BRIC.
  40. The Rating Agencies Get A Failing Grade

    September 16, 2009
    Rating agencies used to be business that value investors loved to own, but that seems to be changing.
  41. Not Too Late To Participate In The Surging Market

    July 29, 2009
    A surprising number of stocks missed last weeks market rally due mostly to earnings misses. Are there some opportuntities ...
  42. Will Commercial Real Estate Be Bailed Out?

    July 27, 2009
    There may be further problems in the commercial real estate sector, perhaps precipitating round two of the bailout of the ...
  43. Banks And Commercial Real Estate

    June 4, 2009
    Commercial Real Estate is about to get a lot worse, but investors are bidding the shares higher of banks with exposure here.
  44. Citigroup Sheds $12 billion In Risky Loans

    April 9, 2008
    Frozen credit markets may be beginning to thaw. Citi managed to sell $12 billion in leveraged loans, and other sales could ...
  45. The Stealth Wealth In Municipal Bonds

    March 24, 2008
    For a few municipal bond ETFs the present risk within muni markets might actually be a blessing in disguise.
  46. Blackstone In The Red

    March 12, 2008
    Blackstone stock has dropped more than 50% since its June IPO, and things do not look to be improving in the near term.
  47. Straight AAAs For Failing Bond Insurers

    February 27, 2008
    S&P reaffirmed the 'AAA' ratings of MBIA and Ambac - yet another case where the report card is more about self esteem ...
  48. Rating Agencies: Apparently Failure Is An Option (MCO, MHP)

    February 8, 2008
    Both Moody's and Standard & Poor's failed to properly assess default risk on bonds, but the subprime fiasco won't be ...
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