NASDAQ:NDAQ - Nasdaq Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $95.00 -0.59 (-0.62 %) (As of 07/20/2018 03:11 AM ET)Previous Close$95.59Today's Range$94.90 - $95.8852-Week Range$69.52 - $96.19Volume564,100 shsAverage Volume968,080 shsMarket Capitalization$15.77 billionP/E Ratio23.35Dividend Yield1.86%Beta0.68 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Nasdaq, Inc. provides trading, clearing, marketplace technology, regulatory, securities listing, information, and public and private company services worldwide. The company's Market Services segment offers equity derivative trading and clearing; cash equity trading; fixed income and commodities trading and clearing; and trade management services. This segment operates various exchanges and other marketplace facilities across various asset classes; and provides broker, clearing, settlement, and central depository services. Its Corporate Services segment offers investor relations products and services, including investor relations content, analytics, and advisory services; communication tools; and public relations solutions. It also provides a platform and services that enable customers to produce Webcasts for investor and public relations, marketing, and internal communications applications; and a collaboration platform for boards of directors or various teams collaborating on confidential initiatives. In addition, this segment operates various listing platforms, which offer capital raising solutions for private and public companies. The company's Information Services segment sells and distributes historical and real-time quote and trade information to market participants and data distributors; and develops and licenses Nasdaq branded indexes, associated derivatives, and financial products, as well as provides custom calculation services. Its Market Technology segment provides solutions for trading, clearing, settlement, surveillance, and information dissemination to markets. It also provides broker services through SMARTS, a managed service designed for brokers and other market participants; and enterprise governance, risk management, and compliance software and services. The company was formerly known as The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. and changed its name to Nasdaq, Inc. in September 2015. Nasdaq, Inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Receive NDAQ News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NDAQ and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Security & commodity brokers, dealers, exchanges & services Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:NDAQ CUSIP63110310 Webwww.business.nasdaq.com Phone212-401-8700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55 Current Ratio0.93 Quick Ratio0.93 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.35 Forward P/E Ratio19.55 P/E Growth2.03 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.97 billion Price / Sales4.00 Cash Flow$5.3013 per share Price / Cash17.92 Book Value$35.42 per share Price / Book2.68 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.06 Net Income$734 million Net Margins17.88% Return on Equity12.93% Return on Assets4.83% Miscellaneous Employees4,734 Outstanding Shares166,970,000Market Cap$15,769.92 Nasdaq (NASDAQ:NDAQ) Frequently Asked Questions What is Nasdaq's stock symbol? Nasdaq trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NDAQ." How often does Nasdaq pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nasdaq? Nasdaq announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.85%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. This is a boost from Nasdaq's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. View Nasdaq's Dividend History. How will Nasdaq's stock buyback program work? Nasdaq announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Tuesday, January 30th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Nasdaq's earnings last quarter? Nasdaq Inc (NASDAQ:NDAQ) released its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The financial services provider reported $1.24 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.20 by $0.04. The financial services provider earned $735 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $649.55 million. Nasdaq had a net margin of 17.88% and a return on equity of 12.93%. The company's revenue was up 21.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.10 EPS. View Nasdaq's Earnings History. When is Nasdaq's next earnings date? Nasdaq is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Nasdaq. What price target have analysts set for NDAQ? 12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Nasdaq's shares. Their forecasts range from $78.00 to $104.00. On average, they expect Nasdaq's stock price to reach $92.2308 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.9%. View Analyst Ratings for Nasdaq. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nasdaq? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nasdaq in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Nasdaq's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nasdaq include CME Group (CME), Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), T. Rowe Price Group (TROW), DEUTSCHE BOERSE/ADR (DBOEY), Cboe Global Markets (CBOE), LPL Financial (LPLA), BGC Partners (BGCP), INTL Fcstone (INTL), Yintech Investment (YIN), OTC Markets Group (OTCM), National (NHLD) and Primus Guaranty (PRSG). Who are Nasdaq's key executives? Nasdaq's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Adena T. Friedman, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 48)Mr. Michael Steven Ptasznik, Exec. VP, Corp. Strategy & CFO (Age 50)Mr. Bradley J. Peterson, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 58)Mr. Edward S. Knight, Exec. VP and Global Chief Legal & Policy Officer (Age 67)Mr. Thomas A. Wittman, Exec. VP of Global Trading and Market Services (Age 53) Has Nasdaq been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about NDAQ stock has been trending positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nasdaq earned a media sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are Nasdaq's major shareholders? Nasdaq's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (1.10%), Pendal Group Ltd (0.74%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.37%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.16%), Westpac Banking Corp (0.04%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own Nasdaq stock include Ann M Dennison, Bjorn Sibbern, Bradley J Peterson, Charlene T Begley, Edward S Knight, Lars Ottersgard, Lars Wedenborn, Pc Nelson Griggs and Robert Greifeld. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nasdaq. Which major investors are selling Nasdaq stock? NDAQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Westpac Banking Corp, Hartford Investment Management Co., Retirement Systems of Alabama, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Nasdaq company stock in the last year include Ann M Dennison, Bjorn Sibbern, Bradley J Peterson, Charlene T Begley, Edward S Knight, Lars Ottersgard, Lars Wedenborn and Pc Nelson Griggs. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nasdaq. Which major investors are buying Nasdaq stock? NDAQ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Bank of Montreal Can, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Prospera Financial Services Inc, GWM Advisors LLC and TNB Financial. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nasdaq. How do I buy shares of Nasdaq? Shares of NDAQ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Nasdaq's stock price today? One share of NDAQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $95.00. How big of a company is Nasdaq? Nasdaq has a market capitalization of $15.77 billion and generates $3.97 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $734 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.06 on an earnings per share basis. Nasdaq employs 4,734 workers across the globe. How can I contact Nasdaq? Nasdaq's mailing address is ONE LIBERTY PLAZA, NEW YORK NY, 10006. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-401-8700 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Nasdaq (NASDAQ NDAQ)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 605 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 431 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,036MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nasdaq and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NDAQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NDAQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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