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NYSE:NVS - Novartis Stock Price, Forecast & News

$93.87
-1.05 (-1.11 %)
(As of 01/26/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$93.65
Now: $93.87
$95.21
50-Day Range
$92.07
MA: $94.28
$95.93
52-Week Range
$74.70
Now: $93.87
$96.06
Volume5.58 million shs
Average Volume1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$215.13 billion
P/E Ratio18.51
Dividend Yield1.94%
Beta0.59
Novartis AG researches, develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company's Innovative Medicines segment offers patented prescription medicines for patients and healthcare providers. It also provides ophthalmology, neuroscience, immunology, hepatology and dermatology, respiratory, cardio-metabolic, and established medicine products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
Phone011-41-61-324-1111

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$51.90 billion
Cash Flow$8.06 per share
Book Value$34.07 per share

Profitability

Net Income$12.61 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees125,161
Outstanding Shares2,291,800,000
Market Cap$215.13 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Novartis' stock symbol?

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

How often does Novartis pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Novartis?

Novartis declared an annual dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 5th will be given a dividend of $2.8646 per share on Wednesday, March 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 4th. This is an increase from Novartis's previous annual dividend of $2.33. View Novartis' Dividend History.

How were Novartis' earnings last quarter?

Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 22nd. The company reported $1.41 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.31 by $0.10. The firm earned $12.17 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $11.67 billion. Novartis had a net margin of 24.43% and a return on equity of 20.86%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 10.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.32 earnings per share. View Novartis' Earnings History.

When is Novartis' next earnings date?

Novartis is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 29th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Novartis.

How can I listen to Novartis' earnings call?

Novartis will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, January 29th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for NVS?

8 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Novartis' shares. Their forecasts range from $79.16 to $105.00. On average, they expect Novartis' share price to reach $91.67 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Novartis.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Novartis?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Novartis in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Novartis.

Has Novartis been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about NVS stock has been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Novartis earned a daily sentiment score of -4.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Novartis.

Are investors shorting Novartis?

Novartis saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,100,000 shares, a decline of 11.7% from the December 31st total of 3,510,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,530,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Novartis' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Novartis' key competitors?

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), Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Novartis' key executives?

Novartis' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Vasant Narasimhan, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Harry Kirsch, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Steffen Lang, Global Head of Technical Operations (Age 52)
  • Ms. Shannon Thyme Klinger, Group Gen. Counsel (Age 48)
  • Dr. Klaus Moosmayer, Chief Ethics, Risk & Compliance Officer (Age 51)

Who are Novartis' major shareholders?

Novartis' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.09%), Bristol John W & Co. Inc. NY (0.03%), Welch Group LLC (0.01%), Country Trust Bank (0.01%), Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.01%) and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling Novartis stock?

NVS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Country Trust Bank, GFS Advisors LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Howland Capital Management LLC and Scout Investments Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Novartis stock?

NVS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Ingalls & Snyder LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Smithbridge Asset Management Inc. DE and AdvisorShares Investments 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Novartis' stock price today?

One share of NVS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $93.87.

How big of a company is Novartis?

Novartis has a market capitalization of $215.13 billion and generates $51.90 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $12.61 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.09 on an earnings per share basis. Novartis employs 125,161 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Novartis.

What is Novartis' official website?

The official website for Novartis is http://www.novartis.com/.

How can I contact Novartis?

Novartis' mailing address is LICHTSTRASSE 35, BASEL V8, CH 4056. The company can be reached via phone at 011-41-61-324-1111 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Novartis (NYSE NVS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  479 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  546 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,025
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Novartis and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NVS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NVS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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