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nielsen nv (NLSN) Snapshot

Open
$45.19
Previous Close
$45.19
Day High
$45.56
Day Low
$45.19
52 Week High
07/3/14 - $49.61
52 Week Low
10/23/14 - $40.56
Market Cap
17.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
4.9M
EPS TTM
$1.20
Shares Outstanding
375.7M
EX-Date
11/21/14
P/E TM
37.8x
Dividend
$1.00
Dividend Yield
2.09%
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nielsen nv (NLSN) Details

Nielsen N.V. provides media and marketing information, analytics, and industry expertise about what consumers watch and listen. The company operates in two segments, Buy and Watch. The Buy segment provides retail measurement services that provide market share and competitive sales volumes, as well as insights into distribution, pricing, merchandising, and promotion; consumer panel measurement, which offers insight into shopper behavior and customer segmentation; and consumer intelligence and analytical services for decision making in development and marketing cycles. The Watch segment provides viewership and listening data, and analytics primarily to the media and advertising industries for television, radio, online and mobile viewing, and listening platforms. This segment offers national and local television audience measurement services, including more than one screen, unduplicated reach, cause and effect analysis, and program viewing behavior testing; digital audience measurement services, such as digital media and market research, audience analytics, and social media measurement; mobile measurement services comprising measurement and consumer research for telecom and media companies in the mobile telecommunications industry; and advertiser solutions. In addition, it provides radio audience measurement services, such as estimating the size and composition of national radio audiences, and audiences of network radio programs and commercials, as well as information on consumers’ lifestyles, shopping patterns, and use of media to radio, advertisers and advertising agencies, local cable television companies, national cable and broadcast television networks, and out-of-home media sales organizations. The company was formerly known as Nielsen Holdings N.V. and changed its name to Nielsen N.V. in May 2014. Nielsen N.V. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Diemen, the Netherlands. Nielsen N.V. is a subsidiary of Valcon Acquisition Holding (Luxembourg) S.á.r.l.

40,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/21/14
Founded in 1923

nielsen nv (NLSN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $779.2K
Global President
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $850.0K
Chief Legal Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

nielsen nv (NLSN) Key Developments

Nielsen N.V.(NYSE:NLSN) dropped from S&P 500 Value Index

Nielsen N.V.(NYSE:NLSN) dropped from S&P 500 Value Index

Nielsen N.V. Reiterates Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014 and Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Nielsen N.V. reiterated earnings guidance for the year 2014 and provides earnings guidance for the year 2015. For the year 2014, the company's total revenue is up 12%. Core revenues will grow 4% to 4.5% and adjusted net income per share, $2.50 to $2.55. The company is going to finish the year at about $700 million of free cash flow. For the year 2015, The company's total revenue growth, 4% to 6%, adjusted EBITDA margin growth, 50 to 70 basis points and adjusted net income per share, $2.80 to $2.86. the company's free cash flow will be roughly $900 million.

Nielsen N.V. - Analyst/Investor Day

To provide commentary on its financial outlook for the 2014 and 2015 fiscal years

 

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Price/Earnings 45.0x
Price/Sales 2.7x
Price/Book 3.0x
Price/Cash Flow 18.1x
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