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NYSE:NLSNNielsen Stock Price, Forecast & News

$14.42
-0.01 (-0.07 %)
(As of 08/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$14.24
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$14.58
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$14.08
MA: $14.85
$15.91
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$11.62
Now: $14.42
$24.10
Volume159,633 shs
Average Volume2.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.14 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.66%
Beta1.2
Nielsen Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a measurement and data analytics company. It operates in two segments, Buy and Watch. The Buy segment provides retail transactional measurement data, consumer behavior information, and analytics primarily to businesses in the consumer packaged goods industry. This segment offers data on retail measurement services, such as market share, competitive sales volumes, and insights into activities, such as distribution, pricing, merchandising, and promotion; consumer panel measurement, which offers insight into shopper behavior comprising trial and repeat purchase for new products, brand or retailer loyalty, and customer segmentation; and consumer intelligence and analytical services that help clients in taking business decisions in product development and marketing cycles. The Watch segment provides viewership and listening data, and analytics principally to the media and advertising industries covering television, radio, print, online, digital, mobile viewing, and listening platforms. This segment offers television audience measurement services; audio audience measurement services; digital audience measurement services, such as digital media and market research, audience analytics, and social media measurement; mobile measurement services comprising measurement and consumer research for telecom and media companies; and total audience measurement services. Nielsen Holdings plc provides media and marketing information, analytics, and manufacturer and retailer expertise about what and where consumers buy, read, watch, and listen. The company was formerly known as Nielsen N.V. and changed its name to Nielsen Holdings plc in August 2015. Nielsen Holdings plc was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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2.19 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryResearch & Consulting Services
CUSIPN6321810
Phone646-654-5000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.50 billion
Cash Flow$6.65 per share
Book Value$6.71 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-415,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees46,000
Market Cap$5.14 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$14.42
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(As of 08/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Nielsen (NYSE:NLSN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Nielsen's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Nielsen's stock was trading at $15.42 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NLSN stock has decreased by 6.5% and is now trading at $14.42.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Nielsen?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nielsen in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Nielsen's next earnings date?

Nielsen is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to Nielsen's earnings call?

Nielsen will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 5th 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 Nielsen's earnings last quarter?

Nielsen Holdings PLC (NYSE:NLSN) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 30th. The business services provider reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.27 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $1.56 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.58 billion. Nielsen had a positive return on equity of 23.01% and a negative net margin of 7.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.35 EPS.
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How often does Nielsen pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nielsen?

Nielsen declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, September 3rd. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.66%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 19th.
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What price target have analysts set for NLSN?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Nielsen's stock. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Nielsen's stock price to reach $18.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Nielsen been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about NLSN stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nielsen earned a daily sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting Nielsen?

Nielsen saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 30,250,000 shares, an increase of 8.3% from the June 15th total of 27,940,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,390,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.9 days. Currently, 8.6% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Nielsen's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nielsen own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nielsen investors own include Newell Brands (NWL), Goldcorp (GG), AT&T (T), Comcast (CMCSA), Metlife (MET), Walt Disney (DIS), Verizon Communications (VZ), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA) and IBM (IBM).

Who are Nielsen's key executives?

Nielsen's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James A. Attwood Jr., J.D., Exec. Chairman (Age 61)
  • Mr. David W. Kenny, CEO, Chief Diversity Officer & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. David John Anderson, CFO & COO (Age 70)
  • Ms. Nancy Ramsey Phillips, Chief HR Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. John Tavolieri, Chief Product and Technology Officer of Nielsen Global Connect (Age 50)

What is Nielsen's stock symbol?

Nielsen trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NLSN."

Who are Nielsen's major shareholders?

Nielsen's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Raymond James & Associates (0.74%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.58%), State of Michigan Retirement System (0.46%), SG Americas Securities LLC (0.12%), Lapides Asset Management LLC (0.10%) and Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. (0.09%). Company insiders that own Nielsen stock include David W Kenny, James A Attwood Jr and Jeffrey Charlton.
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Which major investors are selling Nielsen stock?

NLSN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Americas Securities LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , World Asset Management Inc, and Endurance Wealth Management Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Nielsen stock?

NLSN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Michigan Retirement System, Lapides Asset Management LLC, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Raymond James & Associates, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have bought Nielsen stock in the last two years include David W Kenny, and James A Attwood Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Nielsen?

Shares of NLSN 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 Nielsen's stock price today?

One share of NLSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.42.

How big of a company is Nielsen?

Nielsen has a market capitalization of $5.14 billion and generates $6.50 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-415,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis. Nielsen employs 46,000 workers across the globe.

What is Nielsen's official website?

The official website for Nielsen is www.nielsen.com.

How can I contact Nielsen?

Nielsen's mailing address is 85 BROAD STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10004. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 646-654-5000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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