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Nasdaq Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.98 (-0.69 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $140.42
50-Day Range
MA: $132.44
52-Week Range
Now: $140.42
Volume1.13 million shs
Average Volume1.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$23.03 billion
P/E Ratio25.72
Dividend Yield1.40%
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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Overall MarketRank

2.00 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

245th out of 1,933 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 -

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$6.13 per share
Book Value$34.24 per share


Net Income$774 million


Market Cap$23.03 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2021 (Confirmed)
-0.98 (-0.69 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Nasdaq (NASDAQ:NDAQ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Nasdaq's stock 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 41.4% and is now trading at $140.42.
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Is Nasdaq a buy right now?

14 Wall Street 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 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, January 27th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Nasdaq

How can I listen to Nasdaq's earnings call?

Nasdaq will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, January 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.08. The financial services provider earned $715 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $691.07 million. Nasdaq had a net margin of 17.41% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.15%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 13.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $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 given a dividend of $0.49 per share on Friday, December 18th. This represents a $1.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 3rd.
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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 1.39%. Nasdaq has been increasing its dividend for 6 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 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Nasdaq's stock. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $164.00. On average, they anticipate Nasdaq's share price to reach $138.11 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.6%.
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Are investors shorting Nasdaq?

Nasdaq saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,630,000 shares, an increase of 39.9% from the December 15th total of 1,880,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 845,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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. Platforms (Age 49, Pay $1.7M)
  • Ms. Lauren B. Dillard, Exec. VP of Investment Intelligence (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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pendal Group Limited (0.50%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.26%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.14%), Sabal Trust CO (0.09%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.03%) and Highland Capital Management LLC (0.02%). 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.
View institutional ownership trends for Nasdaq

Which institutional investors are selling Nasdaq stock?

NDAQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., CX Institutional, DNB Asset Management AS, Highland Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Pendal Group Limited, and CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Sabal Trust CO, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Park Avenue Securities LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and Ibex Wealth Advisors.
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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.

What is Nasdaq's stock price today?

One share of NDAQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $140.42.

How big of a company is Nasdaq?

Nasdaq has a market capitalization of $23.03 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 4,361 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 1/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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