Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -3.25% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.04% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 0.09% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -2.25% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.7% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.96%. Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $52.76, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $53.07 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $52.75 and closed the trading day at $52.96, in the green by 0.38%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,039,774. The stock had closed at $52.76 in the previous days trading.
The company Insiders own 1.9% of Nielsen N.V. shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 95.02% of Nielsen N.V. shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.76%. Also, JP Morgan maintains its view on Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors. The shares have now been rated Overweight by the stock experts at the ratings house. JP Morgan raises the price target from $60 per share to $64 per share on Nielsen N.V.. The rating by the firm was issued on July 27, 2016.