Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NLSN) reported quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, Jul-26-2016. The company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter. Analysts had a consensus estimate of $0.71. The company posted revenue of $1596.00 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $1605.72 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 EPS.
Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares opened for trading at $54.44 and hit $55.125 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $55.09, with a gain of 1.31% or 0.71 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 22,41,247 shares. Company has a market cap of $19,894 M.
In a different news, on May 24, 2016, Jeffrey Charlton (SVP & Corporate Controller) sold 5,328 shares at $52.34 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 4, 2016, Arvin Kash (Vice Chairman) sold 79,898 shares at $52.46 per share price. On Mar 24, 2016, Mary Elizabeth Finn (Chief Human Resources Officer) sold 9,219 shares at $52.02 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.