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NYSE:NVS

Novartis Stock Forecast, Price & News

$85.13
-1.90 (-2.18%)
(As of 01/24/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$83.29
$85.13
50-Day Range
$79.70
$90.62
52-Week Range
$79.34
$98.52
Volume
3.88 million shs
Average Volume
2.43 million shs
Market Capitalization
$190.41 billion
P/E Ratio
19.66
Dividend Yield
2.39%
Beta
0.58
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About Novartis

Novartis AG is a holding company, which engages in the development, manufacture, and marketing of healthcare products. It operates through the following segments: Innovative Medicines, Sandoz, and Corporate. The Innovative Medicines segment researches, develops, manufactures, distributes and sells patented pharmaceuticals, and is composed of two business units: Novartis Oncology and Novartis Pharmaceuticals. The Sandoz segment develops, manufactures and markets finished dosage form medicines as well as intermediary products including active pharmaceutical ingredients. The Corporate segment refers to group management and central services. The company was founded on February 29, 1996 and is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Medical
Employees
105,794
Year Founded
1996

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$48.66 billion
Cash Flow
$7.93 per share
Book Value
$24.76 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$8.07 billion
Pretax Margin
22.95%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,236,739,000
Free Float
2,236,515,000
Market Cap
$190.41 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/25/2021
Today
1/25/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/02/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.90 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

743rd out of 1,415 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

358th out of 683 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Novartis a buy right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Novartis in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Novartis stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in NVS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Novartis' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Novartis' stock was trading at $82.14 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NVS stock has increased by 3.6% and is now trading at $85.13.
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Are investors shorting Novartis?

Novartis saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,380,000 shares, an increase of 39.0% from the December 15th total of 5,310,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,350,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 0.3% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Novartis' next earnings date?

Novartis is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 2nd 2022.
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How were Novartis' earnings last quarter?

Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 25th. The company reported $1.71 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.65 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $13.03 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $13.02 billion. Novartis had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.64% and a net margin of 19.17%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.52 earnings per share.
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How often does Novartis pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Novartis?

Novartis announced an annual dividend on Wednesday, January 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 5th will be given a dividend of $3.3784 per share on Monday, March 15th. This represents a yield of 2.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 4th. This is an increase from Novartis's previous annual dividend of $3.04.
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Is Novartis a good dividend stock?

Novartis pays an annual dividend of $2.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.39%. Novartis does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Novartis is 48.04%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Novartis will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.95% next year. This indicates that Novartis will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for NVS?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Novartis' shares. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $105.00. On average, they expect Novartis' share price to reach $91.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Novartis' key executives?

Novartis' management team includes the following people:
  • Vasant Narasimhan, Chief Executive Officer
  • Harry Werner Kirsch, Chief Financial Officer
  • John Tsai, Chief Medical Officer
  • Klaus Moosmayer, Chief Ethics Risk & Compliance Officer
  • Bertrand Bodson, Chief Digital Officer

What is Vas Narasimhan's approval rating as Novartis' CEO?

938 employees have rated Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan on Glassdoor.com. Vas Narasimhan has an approval rating of 95% among Novartis' employees. This puts Vas Narasimhan in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Novartis own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Novartis investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is Novartis' stock symbol?

Novartis trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NVS."

Who are Novartis' major shareholders?

Novartis' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scharf Investments LLC (0.06%), Professional Advisory Services Inc. (0.01%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.01%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.01%), First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc. (0.01%) and Mcdaniel Terry & Co. (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling Novartis stock?

NVS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Mcdaniel Terry & Co., Confluence Investment Management LLC, Moody National Bank Trust Division, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Atlantic Union Bankshares Corp, Parallel Advisors LLC, and Perkins Coie Trust Co.

Which institutional investors are buying Novartis stock?

NVS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including National Bank of Canada FI, First Hawaiian Bank, Scharf Investments LLC, Foster Victor Wealth Advisors LLC, Professional Advisory Services Inc., Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Aries Wealth Management, and Stonnington Group LLC.

How do I buy shares of Novartis?

Shares of NVS 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 Novartis' stock price today?

One share of NVS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.13.

How much money does Novartis make?

Novartis has a market capitalization of $190.41 billion and generates $48.66 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $8.07 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.33 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Novartis have?

Novartis employs 105,794 workers across the globe.

Does Novartis have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Novartis: Admune Therapeutics, Advanced Accelerator Applications, Alcon, Amblyotech, AveXis, CellforCure, Chiron Corporation, CoStim Pharmaceuticals, Corthera, Encore Vision, Endocyte, Fougera Pharmaceuticals, Hexal, Novartis Inflammasome Research, Protez Pharmaceuticals, Selexys Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Spinifex Pharmaceuticals, The Medicines Company, Vedere Bio, Xiidra, and Ziarco.

When was Novartis founded?

Novartis was founded in 1996.

What is Novartis' official website?

The official website for Novartis is www.novartis.com.

Where are Novartis' headquarters?

Novartis is headquartered at LICHTSTRASSE 35, BASEL V8, CH 4056.

How can I contact Novartis?

Novartis' mailing address is LICHTSTRASSE 35, BASEL V8, CH 4056. The company can be reached via phone at (161) 324-1111, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 41-61-324-7826.


This page was last updated on 1/25/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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