As on February 11, 2021, Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) started slowly as it slid -0.69% to $23.13. During the day, the stock rose to $23.575 and sunk to $22.98 before settling in for the price of $23.29 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, NLSN posted a 52-week range of $11.62-$23.99.
It was noted that the giant of the Industrials sector posted annual sales growth of 0.70% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -25.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 55.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $356.91 million, simultaneously with a float of $354.46 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $8.27 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $20.79, while the 200-day Moving Average is $16.27.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 46000 workers. It has generated 141,261 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -9,022. The stock had 5.85 Receivables turnover and 0.44 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +44.94, operating margin was +15.25 and Pretax Margin of -10.20.
Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Consulting Services industry. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 06, this organization’s Director bought 250,000 shares at the rate of 16.33, making the entire transaction reach 4,082,500 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 325,747. Preceding that transaction, on Feb 28, Company’s Chief Executive Officer bought 55,400 for 18.08, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 1,001,632. This particular insider is now the holder of 655,792 in total.
Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2020, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.39) by $0.04. This company achieved a net margin of -6.39 while generating a return on equity of -16.46. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.31 per share during the current fiscal year.
Nielsen Holdings plc’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 55.90% and is forecasted to reach 1.66 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -2.92% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -25.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.10. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.66. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.31. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 8.60.
In the same vein, NLSN’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.42, a figure that is expected to reach 0.46 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.66 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Nielsen Holdings plc, NLSN], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 2.86 million was lower the volume of 4.06 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 74.50% While, its Average True Range was 0.66.
Raw Stochastic average of Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 92.08%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 66.67% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 37.12% that was lower than 41.31% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.