NASDAQ OMX Group Price Target Cut to $43.00 (NDAQ)
Stock analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their target price on shares of NASDAQ OMX Group (NASDAQ:NDAQ) from $44.50 to $43.00 in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s target price suggests a potential upside of 14.00% from the stock’s previous close.
In other NASDAQ OMX Group news, EVP Anna M. Ewing unloaded 10,000 shares of NASDAQ OMX Group stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.00, for a total transaction of $380,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.
NDAQ has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of NASDAQ OMX Group in a research note on Friday. They now have a $43.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $45.00. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse upgraded shares of NASDAQ OMX Group from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, May 16th. They now have a $42.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $40.00. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse upgraded shares of NASDAQ OMX Group from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 8th. They now have a $42.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $40.00. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $38.33.
Shares of NASDAQ OMX Group (NASDAQ:NDAQ) traded down 1.62% on Tuesday, hitting $37.11. 477,766 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. NASDAQ OMX Group has a 52-week low of $29.51 and a 52-week high of $41.25. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $36.78 and its 200-day moving average is $38.02. The company has a market cap of $6.334 billion and a P/E ratio of 14.59.
NASDAQ OMX Group (NASDAQ:NDAQ) last released its earnings data on Thursday, April 24th. The company reported $0.72 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $529.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $526.55 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.64 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 26.6% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that NASDAQ OMX Group will post $2.92 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc (NASDAQ:NDAQ) is a holding company.
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