Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 18860.6. It is in the Information & Delivery Services industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 31.84, a forward P/E of 16.7 and EPS of 1.65. At a stock price of 52.67 (0.34%) it has a dividend yield of 2.35%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 23.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by 53.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 10.01% and more long-term 12.38% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 1.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 3.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 2.40%.
For performance, Nielsen Holdings plc the past week has seen a gain of -0.92%. For the last month performance for Nielsen Holdings plc is -1.64%. While the last quarter is -0.77% and half year, 5.31%. Finally for the year, performance is 19.09%.
The 52-week high for Nielsen Holdings plc, is at -5.30%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 24.90%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.45% and 5.60% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.30%, and for the month it is 0.99%. Nielsen Holdings plc, has a target price of 58.27.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.62, and for total debt/equity Nielsen Holdings plc has 1.87. The gross margin is 58.90%, while operating margin is 17.90%, the profit margin is 9.70%. The current ratio is 0.8 and the quick ratio is 0.8.
Insider ownership is at 0.50%, with instituitional ownership at 92.90%. Nielsen Holdings plc has a payout ratio of 68.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 358.09. The shares float is 355.45, with the float short at 3.18%, with short ratio coming to 6.13.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Nielsen Holdings plc, get 3.90%, with its returns on investment at 6.00%. Return on equity is 13.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 58.27, reached soon?
Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.