Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) : 9 analysts are covering Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) and their average rating on the stock is 1.28, 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 1 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 $61 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 $57.14 and the possibility the share price can swing is $5.49.
Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $51.59 and $51.10 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $52.28. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $52.18, notching a gain of 1.01% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,141,669 . The stock had closed at $51.66 on the previous day.
Also, In the latest statement by the brokerage house, Citigroup maintains its outlook on Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN). The current rating of the shares is Buy, according to the research report released by the firm. The brokerage firm raises the price target from $52 per share to $59 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on April 7, 2016. The company shares have rallied 16.98% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 9, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $54.59 and the one year low was seen on Aug 25, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $53.05 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $50.39.