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Novartis Stock Forecast, Price & News

$81.36
+0.68 (+0.84%)
(As of 12/8/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$80.96
$81.54
50-Day Range
$79.70
$84.92
52-Week Range
$79.34
$98.52
Volume
3.12 million shs
Average Volume
1.97 million shs
Market Capitalization
$181.98 billion
P/E Ratio
18.79
Dividend Yield
2.58%
Beta
0.57
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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.

Headlines

Exane BNP Paribas Downgrades Novartis (NYSE:NVS) to Neutral
December 6, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Downgraded by BNP Paribas to Neutral
December 6, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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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
$8.57 per share
Book Value
$25.45 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
$181.98 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/25/2021
Today
12/09/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/25/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.21 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

373rd out of 1,394 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

169th out of 674 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Novartis a buy right now?

14 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Novartis in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 4 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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How has Novartis' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Novartis' stock was trading at $82.14 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NVS stock has decreased by 0.9% and is now trading at $81.36.
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When is Novartis' next earnings date?

Novartis is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 25th 2022.
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How were Novartis' earnings last quarter?

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

Novartis declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, January 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of $3.3784 per share on Monday, March 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 2.58%. Novartis has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it 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 31.66% 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?

14 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Novartis' stock. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $105.00. On average, they expect Novartis' stock price to reach $91.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Primecap Management Co. CA (0.85%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.46%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.30%), Boston Partners (0.20%), Wellington Management Group LLP (0.19%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (0.18%).

Which major investors are selling Novartis stock?

NVS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mawer Investment Management Ltd., Boston Partners, Franklin Resources Inc., Abundance Wealth Counselors, Welch Group LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, and Primecap Management Co. CA.

Which major investors are buying Novartis stock?

NVS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Principal Financial Group Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Morgan Stanley, and Parnassus 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 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 $81.36.

How much money does Novartis make?

Novartis has a market capitalization of $181.98 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 12/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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