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NYSE:NLSN

Nielsen Stock Forecast, Price & News

$20.51
-0.17 (-0.82%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$20.21
$20.64
50-Day Range
$19.15
$21.91
52-Week Range
$18.76
$28.42
Volume
2.56 million shs
Average Volume
3.69 million shs
Market Capitalization
$7.36 billion
P/E Ratio
9.41
Dividend Yield
1.17%
Beta
1.43
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About Nielsen

Nielsen Holdings Plc engages in the provision of global marketing data collection and analytics services. It operates through the Connect, Media, and Corporate business segments. The Connect segment consists principally of market research information and analytical services. The Media segment handles television, radio, online and mobile audience and advertising measurement, and corresponding analytics. The corporate segment includes unallocated items such as certain facilities and infrastructure costs as well as intersegment eliminations. The company was founded by Arthur C. Nielsen, Sr. in 1923 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Research & Consulting Services
CUSIP
N6321810
Employees
43,000
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.29 billion
Cash Flow
$4.44 per share
Book Value
$6.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$-6 million
Pretax Margin
5.91%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
357,025,000
Market Cap
$7.36 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/2 Dividend
11/17/2021
Dividend Payable
12/02/2021
Today
1/17/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/24/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.56 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

44th out of 450 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

23rd out of 136 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Nielsen (NYSE:NLSN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Nielsen a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nielsen in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Nielsen stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in NLSN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Nielsen's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Nielsen's stock was trading at $15.42 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NLSN shares have increased by 33.0% and is now trading at $20.51.
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When is Nielsen's next earnings date?

Nielsen is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 24th 2022.
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How were Nielsen's earnings last quarter?

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE:NLSN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 28th. The business services provider reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.09. The business services provider earned $882 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $869.24 million. Nielsen had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.71% and a net margin of 18.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 5.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.39 earnings per share.
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How often does Nielsen pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nielsen?

Nielsen announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 17th.
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Is Nielsen a good dividend stock?

Nielsen pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.17%. The dividend payout ratio of Nielsen is 11.01%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Nielsen will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.55% next year. This indicates that Nielsen will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Nielsen issued on next quarter's earnings?

Nielsen updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.650-$1.700 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.610. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.49 billion-$3.50 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.49 billion.

What price target have analysts set for NLSN?

6 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Nielsen's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Nielsen's stock price to reach $25.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Nielsen's key executives?

Nielsen's management team includes the following people:
  • David W. Kenny, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Karthik Rao, Chief Operating Officer
  • Linda K. Zukauckas, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Giovanni Tavolieri, Chief Technology Officer-Nielsen Global Connect
  • Michael Alicea, Chief HR Officer-Nielsen Global Connect

What is David Kenny's approval rating as Nielsen's CEO?

524 employees have rated Nielsen CEO David Kenny on Glassdoor.com. David Kenny has an approval rating of 82% among Nielsen's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Nielsen own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nielsen investors own include (NWL), Goldcorp (GG), AT&T (T), International Business Machines (IBM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Bank of America (BAC), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Boeing (BA).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Integrated Investment Consultants LLC (0.01%) and Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Nielsen stock include David W Kenny and James A Attwood Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling Nielsen stock?

NLSN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which institutional investors are buying Nielsen stock?

NLSN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Integrated Investment Consultants LLC. 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Nielsen's stock price today?

One share of NLSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.51.

How much money does Nielsen make?

Nielsen has a market capitalization of $7.36 billion and generates $6.29 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-6 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.18 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Nielsen have?

Nielsen employs 43,000 workers across the globe.

What is Nielsen's official website?

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

Where are Nielsen's headquarters?

Nielsen is headquartered at 85 BROAD STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10004.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 31-20-690-3175.


This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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