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Novartis Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.17 (-0.20%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.81 million shs
Average Volume
2.55 million shs
Market Capitalization
$186.65 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Novartis Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
2.00 Rating Score
4.5% Upside
$88.13 Price Target
Short Interest
0.28% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
-0.03mentions of Novartis in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $6.10 to $6.73 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

1.38 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

1031st out of 1,428 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

504th out of 682 stocks

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About Novartis (NYSE:NVS)

Novartis AG researches, develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Innovative Medicines and Sandoz. The Innovative Medicines segment offers prescription medicines for patients and healthcare providers. It also provides ophthalmology, neuroscience, immunology, hepatology, dermatology, respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, and metabolism medicine products. The Sandoz segment develops, manufactures, and markets finished dosage form medicines; active ingredients and finished dosage forms of small molecule pharmaceuticals to third parties; and retail generics and anti-infectives. It also provides active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates primarily antibiotics; protein- or other biotechnology-based products, including biosimilars; and biotechnology manufacturing services. Novartis AG has a license and collaboration agreement with Alnylam Pharmaceuticals to develop, manufacture, and commercialize inclisiran; and a clinical collaboration with Kura Oncology, Inc. to evaluate the combination of Tipifarnib and Alpelisib in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Pharmaceutical preparations
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
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Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
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Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
12 Analysts


Net Income
$24.02 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$52.88 billion
Cash Flow
$8.96 per share
Book Value
$30.32 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$186.65 billion

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Novartis Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Novartis stock right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Novartis in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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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What is Novartis' stock price forecast for 2022?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Novartis' stock. Their NVS stock forecasts range from $75.00 to $105.00. On average, they anticipate Novartis' share price to reach $88.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price.
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How has Novartis' stock performed in 2022?

Novartis' stock was trading at $87.47 at the beginning of the year. Since then, NVS stock has decreased by 3.6% and is now trading at $84.36.
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Are investors shorting Novartis?

Novartis saw a decline in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,970,000 shares, a decline of 15.7% from the May 15th total of 7,080,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,440,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 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 Tuesday, July 19th 2022.
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How were Novartis' earnings last quarter?

Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 26th. The company reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.44 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $12.53 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.61 billion. Novartis had a net margin of 46.47% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.16%. Novartis's quarterly revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.52 EPS.
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How often does Novartis pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Novartis?

Novartis announced an annual dividend on Thursday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 9th will be paid a dividend of $1.175 per share on Thursday, March 17th. This represents a yield of 1.36%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 8th.
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Is Novartis a good dividend stock?

Novartis(NYSE:NVS) pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.56%. The dividend payout ratio of Novartis is 20.11%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Novartis will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.10% next year. This indicates that Novartis will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Novartis' key executives?

Novartis' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Vasant Narasimhan, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 46, Pay $5.05M)
  • Mr. Harry Kirsch, Chief Financial Officer (Age 57, Pay $2.81M)
  • Dr. Klaus Moosmayer Ph.D., Chief Ethics, Risk & Compliance Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.37M)
  • Ms. Karen L. Hale, Chief Legal Officer (Age 54, Pay $2.06M)
  • Dr. Robert Kowalski Pharm.D., Chief People & Organization Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.18M)
  • Mr. Steffen Lang Ph.D., Pres of Operations (Age 55, Pay $2.33M)
  • Ms. Marie-France Tschudin, Pres of Innovative Medicines International & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 51, Pay $2.55M)
  • Mr. Richard Saynor, Chief Exec. Officer of Sandoz (Age 55, Pay $1.85M)
  • Dr. James E. Bradner M.D., Pres of Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (Age 50, Pay $3.07M)
  • Paul Penepent, Head of Group Financial Reporting and Accounting

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Stonebridge Capital Management Inc. (0.00%) and Park National Corp OH (0.00%).

Which major investors are selling Novartis stock?

NVS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, and Stonebridge Capital Management Inc..

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 $84.36.

How much money does Novartis make?

Novartis (NYSE:NVS) has a market capitalization of $186.65 billion and generates $52.88 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $24.02 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.739990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Novartis have?

Novartis employs 104,323 workers across the globe.

Does Novartis have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Novartis: 1 A Pharma GmbH, Abadia Retuerta S.A, Admune Therapeutics, Advanced Accelerator Applications, Advanced Accelerator Applications, Advanced Accelerator Applications International SA, Advanced Accelerator Applications S.A., Advanced Accelerator Applications S.r.l., Advanced Accelerator Applications USA Inc., Aeropharm GmbH, Alcon, Alcon – Couvreur NV, Amblyotech, Amblyotech Inc., Arctos Medical, Arctos Medical AG, Australia Pty Ltd, Beijing Novartis Pharma Co. Ltd., BioMedical Research Co. Ltd., CELLforCURE, Cadent Therapeutics, Cadent Therapeutics Cambridge, Cellerys, Cellerys AG, CellforCure, Chiron Corporation, Ciba-Geigy Japan Limited, Co. Ltd, CoStim Pharmaceuticals, CoStim Pharmaceuticals Inc., Coalesce Product Development Limited, Corthera, Development Co. Ltd., EBEWE Pharma Ges.m.b.H Nfg. KG, Encore Vision, Endocyte, Endocyte Inc., Eon Labs Inc., Farmanova Saglik Hizmetleri Ltd, Fougera Pharmaceuticals, Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc, Gyroscope Therapeutics, HEXAL AG, Hexal, IDB Holland BV, Iberica S.L.U., Ilaçlari Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S, JSC Sandoz, Japat AG, Kedalion Therapeutics Inc., Lek Pharmaceuticals d.d., Lek S.A., Manufacturing Pte Ltd , Navigate BioPharma Services Inc, Neutec Pharma Limited, Novartis (Hellas) S.A.C.I., Novartis (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Novartis (Taiwan) Co. Ltd, Novartis (Thailand) Limited, Novartis Argentina S.A., Novartis Australia Pty Ltd, Novartis Austria GmbH, Novartis Biociências S.A., Novartis Biosciences Perú S.A., Novartis Bioventures AG, Novartis Business Services GmbH, Novartis Capital Corporation, Novartis Chile S.A., Novartis Corporation, Novartis Corporation Sdn. 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When was Novartis founded?

Novartis was founded in 1996.

How can I contact Novartis?

Novartis' mailing address is LICHTSTRASSE 35, BASEL V8, CH 4056. The official website for Novartis is www.novartis.com. The company can be reached via phone at (161) 324-1111, via email at investor.relations@novartis.com, or via fax at 41-61-324-7826.

This page (NYSE:NVS) was last updated on 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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