Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : The most positive equity analysts on Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) expects the shares to touch $60, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $45 in the short term. The company is covered by 5 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $55.6 with an expected fluctuation of $6.02 from the mean.
Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : The consensus on Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) based on 8 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 1.56, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 5 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 2 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Also, Macquarie initiates coverage on Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN). The current rating of the shares is Outperform, according to the research report released by the firm. The brokerage firm announces the price target at $61 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 25, 2016.
Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): The stock opened at $53.13 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $53.48 for the day. The stock traded down to $52.59 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $52.69 with a loss of -1.11% for the day. The stock had closed at $53.28 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,960,421 shares.