Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) Receives ‘Analyst’ Rating

Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 5 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 1 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. A total of 2 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 8 research analysts is 1.56, which indicates as a Buy.

Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : The highest level Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) is projected to reach is $60 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $45. The consolidated price target from 5 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $55.6 and the possibility the share price can swing is $6.02.


Also, Macquarie initiates coverage on Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN) . The global brokerage major announces a current price target of $61 per share. Analysts at the Macquarie have a current rating of Outperform on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on August 25, 2016.

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): After opening at $51.68, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $51.38 on Thursday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $52.71 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $52.52 for the day, a gain of 1.25% for the day session. The total traded volume was 2,365,966. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $51.87.

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