Basic Stock Data on Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE:NLSN) have moved within the range of $34.22 to $45.73. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $37.96, which is 16.99% lower than its 52-week high.

Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of 3.54%, and a 50-day SMA of -1.64%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $13.53 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Understanding Wall Street analyst’s enthusiasm for a particular stock is crucial when considering entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) is Outperform.

When it comes to sales data, public companies usually post revenue and earnings that are either higher or lower than the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) delivered a 0.27% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $1.64 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $1.65 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) delivered a 16.86% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.57 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.69 per share.

Ownership at Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 97.39% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $13.12 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN), there were 47 new positions totaling 7,639,025 shares of the company’s stock. There were 45 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 7,970,323 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Examining a stock’s average volume in the short, medium and long term is useful to understand trading activity and investor sentiment. Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) has had a 20-day average volume of 3,620,550 shares, with an average of 60% of short term indicators pointed at Buy.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 3,289,122 shares, with an average of 25% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 2,927,737 shares with 67% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.