NASDAQ:NDAQ - Nasdaq Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $84.15 +0.60 (+0.72 %) (As of 03/18/2019 11:50 AM ET)Previous Close$83.55Today's Range$83.41 - $84.4452-Week Range$75.49 - $96.84Volume181,852 shsAverage Volume904,432 shsMarket Capitalization$13.92 billionP/E Ratio17.39Dividend Yield2.10%Beta0.64 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media 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 capital market and governance solutions; and liquidity solutions for private companies and private funds. This segment also 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 sell-side, the buy-side, retail online brokers, proprietary trading shops, other venues, Internet portals, and data distributors; and develops and licenses Nasdaq branded indexes, associated derivatives, and financial products, as well as provides custom calculation services. This segment also offers content and analytics for asset managers, investment consultants, and asset owners. Its Market Technology segment provides solutions for trading, clearing, settlement, surveillance, depository, and information dissemination to markets. It also provides broker services through SMARTS, a managed service designed for brokers and other market participants; and TradeGuard, a suite of products for risk management. 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 N/A Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:NDAQ Previous Symbol CUSIP63110310 CIK1120193 Webwww.business.nasdaq.com Phone212-401-8700Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio0.97 Quick Ratio0.97Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.39 Forward P/E Ratio16.47 P/E Growth2.05 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.28 billion Price / Sales3.25 Cash Flow$6.2519 per share Price / Cash Flow13.46 Book Value$33.23 per share Price / Book2.53Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.84 Net Income$458 million Net Margins10.71% Return on Equity14.53% Return on Assets5.28%Miscellaneous Employees4,734 Outstanding Shares165,417,000Market Cap$13.92 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. View Nasdaq's Dividend History. How will Nasdaq's stock buyback program work? Nasdaq announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Tuesday, January 30th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Nasdaq's earnings last quarter? Nasdaq Inc (NASDAQ:NDAQ) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The financial services provider reported $1.26 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $645 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $642.95 million. Nasdaq had a net margin of 10.71% and a return on equity of 14.53%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.05 earnings per share. View Nasdaq's Earnings History. When is Nasdaq's next earnings date? Nasdaq is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nasdaq. What price target have analysts set for NDAQ? 14 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Nasdaq's shares. Their predictions range from $82.00 to $107.00. On average, they expect Nasdaq's share price to reach $96.2143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nasdaq. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nasdaq? 14 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 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Nasdaq. Has Nasdaq been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about NDAQ stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nasdaq earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Nasdaq's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nasdaq include Simon Property Group (SPG), ANZ (ANZBY), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Zurich Insurance Group (ZURVY), Bank of New York Mellon (BK), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), Bank of Montreal (BMO), Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Grp (SMFG), ING Groep (ING), Sun Hung Kai Properties (SUHJY), National Australia Bank (NABZY), DBS GRP HOLDING/S (DBSDY), UBS Group (UBS), Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) and HANG SENG BK LT/S (HSNGY). What other stocks do shareholders of Nasdaq own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nasdaq investors own include Puma Biotechnology (PBYI), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), Medivation (MDVN), Incyte (INCY), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Visa (V), Starbucks (SBUX), Micron Technology (MU) and Mastercard (MA). Who are Nasdaq's key executives? Nasdaq's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Adena T. Friedman, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 49)Mr. Michael Steven Ptasznik, Exec. VP, Accounting & Corp. Strategy Officer and CFO (Age 51)Mr. Bradley J. Peterson, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer & CTO (Age 59)Mr. Edward S. Knight, Exec. VP and Global Chief Legal & Policy Officer (Age 68)Mr. Thomas A. Wittman, Exec. VP of Global Trading and Market Services (Age 54) Who are Nasdaq's major shareholders? Nasdaq's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (8.55%), BlackRock Inc. (4.74%), Findlay Park Partners LLP (1.14%), FMR LLC (1.01%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.97%) and Bessemer Group Inc. (0.88%). 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 and Pc Nelson Griggs. 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 Mackenzie Financial Corp, Bessemer Group Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, BlackRock Inc., Donaldson Capital Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS and Hsbc Holdings PLC. Company insiders that have sold Nasdaq company stock in the last year include Ann M Dennison, Bradley J Peterson, Edward S Knight, 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 Norges Bank, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Millennium Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 $84.30. How big of a company is Nasdaq? Nasdaq has a market capitalization of $13.94 billion and generates $4.28 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $458 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.84 on an earnings per share basis. Nasdaq employs 4,734 workers across the globe. What is Nasdaq's official website? The official website for Nasdaq is http://www.business.nasdaq.com. 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: 683 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 501 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,184MarketBeat'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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