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Nasdaq Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.21 (-0.16 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $127.12
50-Day Range
MA: $126.92
52-Week Range
Now: $127.12
Volume517,646 shs
Average Volume881,113 shs
Market Capitalization$20.85 billion
P/E Ratio23.28
Dividend Yield1.54%
Nasdaq, Inc. operates as a technology company that serves capital markets and other industries worldwide. The company's 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 consist of commodities, cash equity, debt, structured products, and exchange traded products; and provides broker, clearing, settlement, and central depository services. Its Corporate Services segment includes listing services and corporate solution businesses that deliver critical capital market and governance solutions to public and private companies. The company's Information Services segment provides market data, index, and investment data and analytics to institutional and retail investors. Its Market Technology segment offers technology solutions for trading, clearing, settlement, surveillance, depository, and information dissemination to markets. It also provides Nasdaq Trade Surveillance solution, a managed service designed for brokers and other market participants; and Nasdaq Risk, a suite of products that offer a real-time, multi-tiered risk solution that integrates pre-, at-and on-trade risk management and margining. In addition, the company offers corporate responsibility and environmental, social, and governance data management and reporting 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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.96 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.37 billion
Cash Flow$6.12 per share
Book Value$36.61 per share


Net Income$774 million


Market Cap$20.85 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Nasdaq (NASDAQ:NDAQ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Nasdaq's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Nasdaq's stock was trading at $99.32 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NDAQ stock has increased by 28.0% and is now trading at $127.12.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Nasdaq?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nasdaq in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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 winning trading ideas this year 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, February 3rd 2021.
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How were Nasdaq's earnings last quarter?

Nasdaq, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 21st. The financial services provider reported $1.53 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.08. The financial services provider earned $715 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $691.07 million. Nasdaq had a return on equity of 17.15% and a net margin of 17.41%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 13.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.27 earnings per share.
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How often does Nasdaq pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nasdaq?

Nasdaq declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.49 per share on Friday, December 18th. This represents a $1.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 3rd.
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What price target have analysts set for NDAQ?

13 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Nasdaq's shares. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $168.00. On average, they expect Nasdaq's share price to reach $131.58 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Nasdaq?

Nasdaq saw a decline in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,490,000 shares, a decline of 19.4% from the October 15th total of 3,090,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 752,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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).

Who are Nasdaq's key executives?

Nasdaq's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Adena T. Friedman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50, Pay $4.49M)
  • Mr. Michael Steven Ptasznik, Exec. VP of Corp. Strategy & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. Bradley J. Peterson, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer & CTO (Age 60, Pay $1.85M)
  • Mr. P. C. Nelson Griggs, Pres of Nasdaq Stock Exchange & Exec. VP of Corp. Services Bus. (Age 49, Pay $1.7M)
  • Ms. Lauren B. Dillard, Exec. VP of Global Information Services (Age 44, Pay $3.05M)
  • Ms. Ann M. Dennison, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Edward Ditmire C.F.A., CFA, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. John A. Zecca, Exec. VP, Global Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jeremy Skule, Chief Marketing Officer & Exec. VP (Age 46)
  • Mr. Bryan Everard Smith, Exec. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 47)

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (9.07%), BlackRock Inc. (4.88%), State Street Corp (3.14%), NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.83%), Findlay Park Partners LLP (0.59%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.58%). 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, Pc Nelson Griggs and Thomas A Wittman.
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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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Findlay Park Partners LLP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Truist Financial Corp, State Street Corp, and Worldquant Millennium Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Nasdaq company stock in the last year include Bjorn Sibbern, 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., Sabal Trust CO, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, NatWest Group plc, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, and Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Nasdaq's stock price today?

One share of NDAQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $127.12.

How big of a company is Nasdaq?

Nasdaq has a market capitalization of $20.85 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. Nasdaq employs 4,776 workers across the globe.

What is Nasdaq's official website?

The official website for Nasdaq is www.nasdaq.com.

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 11/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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