Insider Trading Alert - MCO, IVZ And LXU Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 11, 2015, 93 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,570.00 to $275,612,220.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Moody's Corporation (MCO) - FREE Research Report

Huber Linda, who is Executive VP and CFO at Moody's Corporation, sold 15,054 shares at $107.65 on May 11, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive VP and CFO owned 49,947 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.16% with the 15,054-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $106.25, down $1.40, or 1.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Moody's Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,995
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,682
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,182

The average volume for Moody's Corporation has been 975,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Moody's Corporation has a market cap of $21.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 12.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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 stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.26%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Moody's Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Moody's Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Moody's Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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