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NLSN - Nielsen Holdings Share Price

$25.57 0.0  0.1%

Last Trade - 09/04/21

Consumer Cyclicals
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Market Cap £6.67bn
Enterprise Value £12.43bn
Revenue £4.59bn
Position in Universe 989th / 6827
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
6,172 6,309 6,572 6,515 6,498 6,290 3,468 3,597 +0.4%
+46.7 -7.7 +5.3 -82.0 +196.9 -2.7 +67.5 +14.6
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, NielsenHoldings PLC revenues decreased 3% to $6.29B. Net lossdecreased 99% to $6M. Revenues reflect Connect segmentdecrease of 4% to $2.93B, Media segment decrease of 2% to$3.36B, Asia Pacific segment decrease of 13% to $729M,United States segment decrease of 1% to $3.68B, NorthAmerica & South America, excluding United States segmentdecrease of 8% to $505M.
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Profile Summary

Nielsen Holdings plc is a performance management company. The Company provides to clients an understanding of what consumers watch and what they buy and how those choices intersect. The Company's segments include what consumers buy (Buy), consisting principally of market research information and analytical services, and what consumers watch and listen to (Watch), consisting principally of television, radio, online and mobile audience and advertising measurement services and corresponding analytics. The Buy segment provides measurement services, which include its core tracking and scan data (primarily transactional measurement data and consumer behavior information), and analytical services to businesses in the consumer packaged goods industry. Its Watch data is used by its media clients to understand their audiences, establish the value of their advertising inventory and maximize the value of their content, and by its advertising clients to plan and optimize their spending.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated February 4, 2015
Public Since August 31, 2015
No. of Shareholders: 1
No. of Employees: 43,000
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Media & Publishing
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 357,791,561
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Upcoming Events for NLSN
Wednesday 28th April, 2021 Estimate
Q1 2021 Nielsen Holdings PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 12th May, 2021 Estimate
Nielsen Holdings PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Tuesday 3rd August, 2021 Estimate
Q2 2021 Nielsen Holdings PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Nielsen Holdings
What is the Nielsen Holdings share price?

As of 09/04/21, shares in Nielsen Holdings are trading at $25.57, giving the company a market capitalisation of £6.67bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Nielsen Holdings share price performed this year?

Shares in Nielsen Holdings are currently trading at $25.57 and the price has moved by 80.83% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Nielsen Holdings price has moved by 21.89% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Nielsen Holdings?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Nielsen Holdings, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 3 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Nielsen Holdings is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Nielsen Holdings next release its financial results?

Nielsen Holdings is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Nielsen Holdings dividend yield?

The Nielsen Holdings dividend yield is 0.94% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Nielsen Holdings pay a dividend?

Last year, Nielsen Holdings paid a total dividend of 0.24, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 0.94%. Looking ahead, Nielsen Holdings has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Nielsen Holdings next pay dividends?

Nielsen Holdings has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Nielsen Holdings shares is currently 0.94%.

How do I buy Nielsen Holdings shares?

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What is the market cap of Nielsen Holdings?

Shares in Nielsen Holdings are currently trading at $25.57, giving the company a market capitalisation of £6.67bn.

Where are Nielsen Holdings shares listed? Where are Nielsen Holdings shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Nielsen Holdings:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: NLSN
What kind of share is Nielsen Holdings?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Nielsen Holdings is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Nielsen Holdings share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Nielsen Holdings are currently priced at $25.57. At that level they are trading at 1.99% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Nielsen Holdings currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 1.494 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Nielsen Holdings share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Nielsen Holdings. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 60.41%. At the current price of $25.57, shares in Nielsen Holdings are trading at 39.68% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Nielsen Holdings PE Ratio?

The Nielsen Holdings PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 28.66. The shares are currently trading at $25.57.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Nielsen Holdings?

Nielsen Holdings's management team is headed by:

James Attwood - CHM
Karen Hoguet - NID
Harish Manwani - NID
Guerrino De Luca - NID
David Kenny - CEO
George Callard - OTH
Laurie Lovett - CHO
Christopher Taft - SVP
Thomas Castro - NID
Sean Cohan - CEX
Peter Bradbury - OTH
Karthik Rao - CFO
Linda Zukauckas - CFO
Jonathan Miller - DRC
Jamie Moldafsky - CMO
Who are the major shareholders of Nielsen Holdings?

Here are the top five shareholders of Nielsen Holdings based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 12.6% (45.1m shares)
The WindAcre Partnership LLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.84% (35.2m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 9.22% (33.0m shares)
Clarkston Capital Partners, LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.99% (21.4m shares)
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.87% (17.4m shares)
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