Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is tomorrow, November 16, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $45.88 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.4%. The average volume for Moody's has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Moody's has a market cap of $10.27 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 36.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Moody's Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides credit ratings, research, and analysis covering fixed-income securities, other debt instruments, and the entities that issue such instruments in the global capital markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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