Technical Analysis for MCO - Moody's Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 320.72 -0.40% -1.28
MCO closed down 0.4 percent on Monday, April 19, 2021, on approximately normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.
Earnings due: Apr 28
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical MCO trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Lizard Bearish Bearish Day Trade Setup 0.00%
Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.00%
New 52 Week High Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish -0.40%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -0.40%
New 52 Week High Strength -0.40%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.40%
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.69%
Older End-of-Day Signals for MCO ...

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Alert Time
60 Minute Opening Range Breakdown about 14 hours ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 15 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 16 hours ago
New 52 Week High about 16 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout 3 days ago
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Moody's Corporation Description

Moody's Corporation provides credit ratings; and credit, capital markets, and economic related research, data, and analytical tools worldwide. It also provides software solutions and related risk management services; quantitative credit risk measures, financial services training, and certification services; and outsourced research and analytical services to institutional customers. Its Moody's Investors Service segment publishes credit ratings on debt obligations and entities that issue such obligations comprising various corporate and governmental obligations, structured finance securities, and commercial paper programs. This segment provides ratings in approximately 110 countries. Its ratings are disseminated via press releases to the public through print and electronic media, including the Internet and real-time information systems for use by securities traders and investors. As of December 31, 2012, this segment had ratings relationships with approximately 10,000 corporate issuers and approximately 22,000 public finance issuers. It also rated and monitored ratings on approximately 82,000 structured finance obligations. The company's Moody's Analytics segment develops products and services that support financial analysis and risk management activities of institutional participants in financial markets. It also distributes research and data, such as research on debt issuers, industry studies, and commentary on topical credit related events. In addition, this segment provides economic research, and credit data and analytical tools, such as quantitative credit risk scores; software solutions and related risk management services; and outsourced research and analytical services with financial training and certification programs. It serves approximately 4,100 institutions in approximately 115 countries. The company was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


Sector: Financial Services
Industry: Capital Markets
Keywords: Structured Finance Capital Market Financial Market Software Solutions Credit Moody's Investors Service Risk Management Services Credit Rating Agencies Credit Risk Public Finance Credit Rating Commercial Paper Analytical Services Credit Ratings Analytical Tool Analytical Tools Certification Services Finance Obligations Moody's Analytics Moody's Corporation Electronic Media Finance Securities Risk Analysis

Is MCO a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 324.24
52 Week Low 233.07
Average Volume 667,722
200-Day Moving Average 284.16
50-Day Moving Average 292.94
20-Day Moving Average 307.42
10-Day Moving Average 315.09
Average True Range 5.11
ADX 38.64
+DI 35.56
-DI 10.05
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 308.90
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 301.46
Upper Bollinger Band 326.38
Lower Bollinger Band 288.46
Percent B (%b) 0.85
BandWidth 12.33
MACD Line 8.04
MACD Signal Line 7.29
MACD Histogram 0.7511
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 60.23 Billion
Num Shares 188 Million
EPS 9.61
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 33.39
Price-to-Sales 9.87
Price-to-Book 34.70
PEG Ratio 2.40
Dividend 2.24
Dividend Yield 0.70%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 327.16
Resistance 3 (R3) 327.61 325.93 326.08
Resistance 2 (R2) 325.93 324.29 325.70 325.72
Resistance 1 (R1) 323.32 323.28 324.63 322.87 325.37
Pivot Point 321.64 321.64 322.29 321.41 321.64
Support 1 (S1) 319.03 320.00 320.34 318.58 316.07
Support 2 (S2) 317.35 318.99 317.12 315.72
Support 3 (S3) 314.74 317.35 315.36
Support 4 (S4) 314.29