NYSE:NVS - Novartis Stock Price, News & Analysis

$86.35
+0.07 (+0.08 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 06:30 AM ET)
Today's Range
$86.34
Now: $86.35
$86.73
50-Day Range
$86.36
MA: $89.45
$92.18
52-Week Range
$71.86
Now: $86.35
$95.00
Volume878,480 shs
Average Volume1.56 million shs
Market Capitalization$198.11 billion
P/E Ratio16.96
Dividend Yield2.13%
Beta0.58
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$8.1309 per share
Book Value$34.07 per share

Profitability

Net Income$12.61 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees125,161
Outstanding Shares2,294,290,000
Market Cap$198.11 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (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 announced an annual dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 5th will be given a dividend of $2.8646 per share on Wednesday, March 13th. This represents a yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 4th. This is a boost from Novartis's previous annual dividend of $2.33. View Novartis' Dividend History.

How were Novartis' earnings last quarter?

Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 18th. The company reported $1.34 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.14. The business earned $11.76 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.45 billion. Novartis had a net margin of 23.27% and a return on equity of 18.55%. Novartis's revenue for the quarter was up 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $1.29 EPS. View Novartis' Earnings History.

When is Novartis' next earnings date?

Novartis is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Novartis.

What price target have analysts set for NVS?

12 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Novartis' shares. Their predictions range from $79.16 to $105.00. On average, they anticipate Novartis' share price to reach $91.9420 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Novartis.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Novartis?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Novartis in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 1 hold rating, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Novartis.

Has Novartis been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about NVS stock has been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Novartis earned a coverage optimism score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Novartis.

Are investors shorting Novartis?

Novartis saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,748,500 shares, an increase of 21.7% from the July 31st total of 3,080,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,060,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.8 days. Currently, 0.2% of the company's shares are sold short. 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), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK).

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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Primecap Management Co. CA (1.12%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.40%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.35%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.29%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (0.25%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.22%).

Which institutional investors are selling Novartis stock?

NVS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Boston Partners, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Morgan Stanley and Bartlett & Co. LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Novartis stock?

NVS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Primecap Management Co. CA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc, Invesco Ltd., Scharf Investments LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC and Fisher Asset Management 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 $86.35.

How big of a company is Novartis?

Novartis has a market capitalization of $198.11 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:  456 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  521 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  977
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 9/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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