Insider Selling: Itzhak Fisher Sells 61,743 Shares of Nielsen Holdings N.V. Stock (NLSN)
Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NASDAQ:NLSN) EVP Itzhak Fisher sold 61,743 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.18, for a total value of $2,727,805.74. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 98,948 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,371,523. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on NLSN shares. Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. upgraded shares of Nielsen Holdings N.V. from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Pivotal Research raised their price target on shares of Nielsen Holdings N.V. from $41.00 to $48.00 in a research note to investors on Wednesday, December 18th. Finally, analysts at BMO Capital Markets downgraded shares of Nielsen Holdings N.V. from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note to investors on Monday, December 16th. They now have a $45.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $43.00. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $40.51.
Nielsen Holdings N.V. is a global information and measurement company. The Company delivers media and marketing information, and analytics on a global and local basis.
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