Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NYSE:NLSN) had 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 for Aug 25, 2016. On Jul 22, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 2.2218%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Sep 8, 2016.
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) made into the market gainers list on Thursdays trading session with the shares advancing 0.19% or 0.1 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $54.15, which is also near the day’s high of $54.535. The stock began the session at $53.96 and the volume stood at 19,56,128 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $55.94 and the 52 week low is $42.76. The company has a current market capitalization of $19,350 M and it has 35,73,45,760 shares in outstanding.
Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares(NLSN) last announced its earnings results on Apr 20, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q1.Company reported revenue of $1.49B. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $1.49B. Earnings per share were $0.51. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.50.
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.