Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NLSN) was Initiated by Macquarie to “Outperform” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $61. Macquarie advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 26, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.71. The company had revenue of $1596.00 million for the quarter, 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 closed down -0.27 points or -0.51% at $52.89 with 19,00,584 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $53.21, the shares hit an intraday low of $52.88 and an intraday high of $53.35 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
In a different news, on Aug 17, 2016, Jeffrey Charlton (SVP & Corporate Controller) sold 4,635 shares at $52.91 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 15, 2016, Giovanni Tavolieri (Global President Operations) sold 7,883 shares at $52.76 per share price. On Aug 10, 2016, David L Calhoun (director) sold 577,320 shares at $52.92 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.