Nielsen N.V. (NLSN) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -2.81% 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 0.97% in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 2.48% in the last 1 week, and is up 1.44% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.81% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.73%.
Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $54.17 and $53.96 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $54.40. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $54.18, notching a gain of 0.28% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,906,086 . The stock had closed at $54.03 on the previous day.
The company Insiders own 1.9% of Nielsen N.V. shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -3.44% . Institutional Investors own 93.95% of Nielsen N.V. shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -14.99%. In a related news, The officer (SVP & Corporate Controller), of Nielsen Holdings Plc, Charlton Jeffrey had unloaded 5,328 shares at $52.34 per share in a transaction on May 20, 2016. The total value of transaction was $278,868. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.