Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares(NYSE:NLSN) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2. The results came in during Pre-market on Jul 26, 2016. Company reported revenue of $1.60B. Analysts estimated a revenue of $1.61B. Earnings per share were $0.71. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.71.
In a different note, On Jul 22, 2016, BMO Capital said it Downgrades its rating on Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares. The shares have been rated ‘Market Perform’ by the firm.
Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NLSN) shares turned negative on Fridays trading session with the shares closing down -0.29 points or -0.54% at a volume of 21,92,979. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $54.32. The peak price level was also seen at $54.32 while the days lowest was $53.86. Finally the shares closed at $53.86. The 52-week high of the shares is $55.94 while the 52-week low is $42.76. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $19,247 M.
Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares has also declared a cash dividend of $0.3100 on Jul 22, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Aug 23, 2016 and the record date has been fixed on Aug 25, 2016. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Sep 8, 2016.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On May 24, 2016, Jeffrey Charlton (SVP & Corporate Controller) sold 5,328 shares at $52.34 per share price.Also, 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.