Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -5.13% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.39% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 0.36% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -4.77% in the past 4 weeks.
Nielsen Holdings plc is up 2.41% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 15.36%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.59% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.4%.
Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): The stock was completely flat for the day, closing at $53.15 on Friday. The flat closing masks the intraday volatility in the stock. After opening at $52.95, the stock touched an intraday high of $53.17 and a low of $52.75. Neither the bulls nor the bears asserted their supremacy at close, due to which the stock closed completely flat. The stock previously closed at $53.15. The total trading volume on Friday was 1,025,376.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Brokerage Firm, JP Morgan, maintains their rating on the shares of Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN). JP Morgan has a Overweight rating on the shares. As per the latest research report, the brokerage house raises the price target to $64 per share from a prior target of $60. The rating by the firm was issued on July 27, 2016.