Moody's Corporation, often referred to as Moody's, is an American business and financial services company. It is the holding company for Moody's Investors Service (MIS), an American credit rating agency, and Moody's Analytics (MA), an American provider of financial analysis software and services. Moody's Investors Service is the bond credit rating business of Moody's Corporation, representing the company's traditional line of business and its historical name. Moody's Investors Service rates debt securities in several market segments related to public and commercial securities in the bond market. These include government, municipal and corporate bonds; managed investments such as money market funds, fixed-income funds, and hedge funds; financial institutions including banks and non-bank finance companies; and asset classes in structured finance. Moody's Analytics focuses on non-rating activities. It performs economic research related to credit analysis, performance management, financial modeling, structured analysis and financial risk management. Moody's Analytics also offers software and consulting services, including proprietary economic models and software tools, as well as professional training for the financial services sector, particularly risk management accreditation.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
11,748 (est)+11%
Moody's was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People/Management at Moody's

Mark Almeida

Mark Almeida

President - Moody's Analytics
Richard Cantor

Richard Cantor

Chief Risk Officer - Moody’s Corporation and Chief Credit Officer - Moody’s Investors Service
Robert Fauber

Robert Fauber

President - Moody's Investors Service
Linda Huber

Linda Huber

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
John Goggins

John Goggins

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Michel Madelain

Michel Madelain

Vice Chairman - Moody's Investors Service
David Platt

David Platt

Managing Director and Head of Corporate Development – Moody's Shared Services, Inc
Blair Worrall

Blair Worrall

Senior Vice President - Ratings Delivery and Data
Melanie Hughes

Melanie Hughes

Senior Vice President – Chief Human Resources Officer

Moody's Office Locations

Moody's has offices in New York, Buenos Aires, Chicago, Dallas and in 22 other locations
Buenos Aires, AR
Laminar Plaza Building, 16th Floor, 240 Ing. Butty Street
São Paulo, BR
Moody's América Latina Ltda., Av. Nações Unidas, 12.551, 16º andar - cj 1.601
Ontario, CA
70 York Street, Suite 1400
Lomas de Chapultepec, MX
Ave. Paseo de las Palmas No. 405 - 502
Dubai, AE
Dubai International Financial Centre, Gate Precinct Bldg 3, Level 3, PO Box 506845
Chicago, US
100 N Riverside Plaza, Suite 2220
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Moody's Financials and Metrics

Moody's Financials

Moody's's revenue was reported to be $3.6 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

1 b

Net income (Q2, 2017)

313.6 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

457.5 m

Market capitalization (22-Dec-2017)

28.5 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

3.3 b


30.4 b
Moody's's current market capitalization is $28.5 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3 b3.3 b3.5 b3.6 b

Revenue growth, %


General and administrative expense

936.4 m

Operating expense total

936.4 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


705.5 m767.2 m873.5 m816.1 m865.6 m918.1 m834.9 m816.1 m928.9 m917.1 m975.2 m1 b

General and administrative expense

187.1 m195.1 m217.4 m206.5 m221.3 m227 m220.8 m232.9 m228.6 m225.3 m221.9 m217.7 m

Operating expense total

414 m434.2 m461.8 m466.4 m494.3 m498.8 m485.2 m512 m518.7 m519.6 m531.8 m543 m


291.5 m333 m411.7 m349.7 m371.3 m419.3 m349.7 m304.1 m410.2 m397.5 m443.4 m457.5 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.9 b1.2 b1.8 b2.1 b

Accounts Receivable

4.4 m

Current Assets

3 b2.7 b3.2 b3.3 b


278.7 m302.3 m306.4 m325.9 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


1.8 b1.8 b1.8 b1.9 b1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.6 b1.7 b1.7 b2.1 b3.3 b

Current Assets

2.8 b2.9 b2.9 b3.1 b3 b3.1 b2.9 b3.1 b3 b3 b3.5 b4.6 b


630.8 m656.6 m955.2 m1 b988 m1 b990 m1.1 b1 b1 b1 b1.1 b

Total Assets

4.2 b4.4 b4.8 b5 b5 b5 b4.8 b5.1 b5 b5 b5.4 b6.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

815.9 m1 b949.6 m275.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

93.4 m95.6 m113.5 m126.7 m

Accounts Receivable

(67 m)(98 m)(25 m)(104.8 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

926.8 m1 b1.2 b1.2 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

606.3 m221.7 m546.1 m764.6 m231.3 m264.1 m233.8 m186.6 m258.1 m256.6 m345.9 m

Depreciation and Amortization

70.1 m23.1 m45.4 m68.6 m28.6 m27.9 m28.3 m29.9 m31.2 m32.7 m32.5 m

Accounts Receivable

26.8 m(42.8 m)(45.8 m)(11.9 m)(62.7 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

653.5 m177.2 m458 m709.8 m261.8 m
USDY, 2017


66.5 x


94.2 k
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Moody's Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Corporate Issuers Rated

11 k11 k11 k

Public Finance Issuers Rated

21 k20 k18 k

Structured Finance Obligations Rated

72 k68 k64 k


245 k259 k258 k
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Moody's Market Value History

Moody's Median Salaries

Source: 351 public H-1B filings from Moody's

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Moody's Online and Social Media Presence

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