Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : 10 analysts are covering Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) and their average rating on the stock is 1.45, which is read as a Strong Buy. 7 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) also receives 1 more Buy recommendations from analysts who believe that the stock will do well going forward. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 2 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : The highest level Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) is projected to reach is $64 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $45. The consolidated price target from 7 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $57.57 and the possibility the share price can swing is $6.02.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): The stock opened at $53.06 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $53.21 for the day. The stock traded down to $52.67 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $52.76 with a loss of -0.21% for the day. The stock had closed at $52.87 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,062,313 shares.
In a related news, The officer (SVP & Corporate Controller), of Nielsen Holdings Plc, Charlton Jeffrey had unloaded 5,328 shares at $52.34 per share in a transaction on May 20, 2016. The total value of transaction was $278,868. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.