Nasdaq Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.98 (+0.60 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume492,682 shs
Average Volume877,077 shs
Market Capitalization$27.01 billion
P/E Ratio30.14
Dividend Yield1.20%
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security & commodity brokers, dealers, exchanges & services
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NDAQ
Year Founded1971

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.37 billion
Cash Flow$7.19 per share
Book Value$34.24 per share


Net Income$774 million




Market Cap$27.01 billion
Next Earnings Date7/28/2021 (Estimated)

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About Nasdaq

Nasdaq, Inc. operates as a technology company that serves capital markets and other industries worldwide. It operates through four segments: Market Services, Corporate Platforms, Investment Intelligence, and Market Technology. The Market Services segment includes equity derivative trading and clearing, cash equity trading, fixed income and commodities trading and clearing, and trade management service businesses. This segment operates various exchanges and other marketplace facilities across various asset classes, which include derivatives, commodities, cash equity, debt, structured products, and exchange traded products; and provides broker, clearing, settlement, and central depository services. The Corporate Platforms segment includes listing; investor relation; and environmental, social, and governance services businesses that deliver critical capital market and governance solutions to public and private companies. As of December 31, 2020, it had 3,392 companies listed securities on The Nasdaq Stock Market, including 1,476 listings on The Nasdaq Global Select Market; 907 on The Nasdaq Global Market; and 1,009 on The Nasdaq Capital Market. The Investment Intelligence segment provides market data, index, and analytics to institutional and retail investors. The Market Technology segment offers technology solutions for trading, clearing, market surveillance, settlement, depository, and information dissemination to markets. It also provides Nasdaq Trade Surveillance solution, a managed service designed for brokers and other market participants; Nasdaq Risk, a suite of products that offer a real-time and multi-tiered risk solutions; Nasdaq Automated Investigator, an anti-money laundering tool; and anti-financial crime management solutions. 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.


Overall MarketRank

2.00 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

201st out of 1,951 stocks

Security & Commodity Brokers, Dealers, Exchanges & Services Industry

4th out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Nasdaq (NASDAQ:NDAQ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Nasdaq a buy right now?

14 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nasdaq in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Nasdaq stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Nasdaq?

Wall Street analysts have given Nasdaq a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Nasdaq wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Nasdaq's next earnings date?

Nasdaq is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 28th 2021.
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How were Nasdaq's earnings last quarter?

Nasdaq, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 20th. The financial services provider reported $1.96 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.74 by $0.22. The financial services provider had revenue of $851 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $782.23 million. Nasdaq had a net margin of 17.41% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.15%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 21.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.50 earnings per share.
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How has Nasdaq's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Nasdaq's stock was trading at $99.32 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NDAQ shares have increased by 65.7% and is now trading at $164.56.
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How often does Nasdaq pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nasdaq?

Nasdaq declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 21st. Investors of record on Friday, June 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.54 per share on Friday, June 25th. This represents a $2.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.31%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 10th. This is an increase from Nasdaq's previous quarterly dividend of $0.49.
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Is Nasdaq a good dividend stock?

Nasdaq pays an annual dividend of $1.96 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.20%. Nasdaq has been increasing its dividend for 7 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Nasdaq is 39.20%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Nasdaq will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.46% next year. This indicates that Nasdaq will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for NDAQ?

14 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Nasdaq's stock. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $186.00. On average, they anticipate Nasdaq's stock price to reach $158.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.8%.
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Who are Nasdaq's key executives?

Nasdaq's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Adena T. Friedman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $4.49M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Bradley J. Peterson, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer & CTO (Age 61, Pay $1.85M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. P. C. Nelson Griggs, Pres of Nasdaq Stock Exchange & Exec. VP of Corp. Platforms (Age 50, Pay $1.7M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Lauren B. Dillard, Exec. VP of Investment Intelligence (Age 45, Pay $3.05M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Ann M. Dennison, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Edward Ditmire C.F.A., CFA, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. John A. Zecca, Exec. VP, Global Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer (Age 53) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Brian Buckley, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Bryan Everard Smith, Exec. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 48) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Edward S. Knight, Vice Chairman and Sr. Advisor on Public Policy & Litigation (Age 70) (LinkedIn Profile)

Who are some of Nasdaq's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nasdaq own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nasdaq investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Walt Disney (DIS), Square (SQ), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Visa (V), The Home Depot (HD) and Baidu (BIDU).

What is Nasdaq's stock symbol?

Nasdaq trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NDAQ."

Who are Nasdaq's major shareholders?

Nasdaq's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.92%), NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.76%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.46%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.43%), Commerce Bank (0.27%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.25%). Company insiders that own Nasdaq stock include Ann M Dennison, Bjorn Sibbern, Bradley J Peterson, Bryan Everard Smith, Charlene T Begley, Edward S Knight, Jeremy Skule, Lars Ottersgard, Lars Wedenborn and Pc Nelson Griggs.
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Which institutional investors are selling Nasdaq stock?

NDAQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Bank of Nova Scotia, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have sold Nasdaq company stock in the last year include Ann M Dennison, Bradley J Peterson, Bryan Everard Smith, Jeremy Skule, Lars Ottersgard, and Pc Nelson Griggs.
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Which institutional investors are buying Nasdaq stock?

NDAQ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Flossbach Von Storch AG, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Ninety One UK Ltd, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, KBC Group NV, and AMJ Financial Wealth Management.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Nasdaq's stock price today?

One share of NDAQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $164.56.

How much money does Nasdaq make?

Nasdaq has a market capitalization of $27.01 billion and generates $4.37 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $774 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.00 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Nasdaq have?

Nasdaq employs 4,830 workers across the globe.

When was Nasdaq founded?

Nasdaq was founded in 1971.

What is Nasdaq's official website?

The official website for Nasdaq is

Where are Nasdaq's headquarters?

Nasdaq is headquartered at 151 W. 42ND STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10036.

How can I contact Nasdaq?

Nasdaq's mailing address is 151 W. 42ND STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-401-8700 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/8/2021 by Staff
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