NLSN Nielsen Holdings plc

Price (delayed)

$23.56

Market cap

$8.47B

P/E Ratio

17.07

Dividend/share

$0.24

EPS

$1.38

Enterprise value

$13.73B

Nielsen Holdings plc is a leading global data and analytics company that provides a holistic and objective understanding of the media industry. With offerings spanning audience measurement, audience outcomes and ...

Highlights
NLSN's quick ratio is up by 44% YoY and by 14% from the previous quarter
Nielsen Holdings's debt has decreased by 17% YoY
The EPS has decreased by 49% QoQ and by 15% YoY
The net income has contracted by 49% from the previous quarter and by 15% YoY

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of NLSN
Market
Shares outstanding
359.69M
Market cap
$8.47B
Enterprise value
$13.73B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
17.07
Price to book (P/B)
2.49
Price to sales (P/S)
2.41
EV/EBIT
18.63
EV/EBITDA
10.97
EV/Sales
3.91
Earnings
Revenue
$3.51B
EBIT
$737M
EBITDA
$1.25B
Free cash flow
$596M
Per share
EPS
$1.38
Free cash flow per share
$1.66
Book value per share
$9.47
Revenue per share
$9.77
TBVPS
$5.2
Balance sheet
Total assets
$10.88B
Total liabilities
$7.29B
Debt
$5.74B
Equity
$3.41B
Working capital
$626M
Liquidity
Debt to equity
1.69
Current ratio
1.96
Quick ratio
1.56
Net debt/EBITDA
4.2
Margins
EBITDA margin
35.6%
Gross margin
64.5%
Net margin
14.1%
Operating margin
23.2%
Efficiency
Return on assets
4.5%
Return on equity
15.4%
Return on invested capital
11.2%
Return on capital employed
7.2%
Return on sales
21%
Dividend
Dividend yield
1.02%
DPS
$0.24
Payout ratio
17.4%

NLSN stock price

How has the Nielsen Holdings stock price performed over time
Intraday
-0.42%
1 week
2.3%
1 month
-8.79%
1 year
-3.48%
YTD
14.87%
QTD
-13.51%

Financial performance

How have Nielsen Holdings's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$3.51B
Gross profit
$2.27B
Operating income
$816M
Net income
$495M
Gross margin
64.5%
Net margin
14.1%
The net income has contracted by 49% from the previous quarter and by 15% YoY
Nielsen Holdings's net margin has decreased by 49% QoQ and by 18% YoY
The operating income is up by 8% year-on-year but it is down by 6% since the previous quarter
The operating margin has contracted by 7% from the previous quarter but it has grown by 4% YoY

Growth

What is Nielsen Holdings's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Nielsen Holdings stock price valuation
P/E
17.07
P/B
2.49
P/S
2.41
EV/EBIT
18.63
EV/EBITDA
10.97
EV/Sales
3.91
The EPS has decreased by 49% QoQ and by 15% YoY
The P/E is 39% more than the last 4 quarters average of 12.3
The company's equity rose by 14% YoY and by 2.8% QoQ
NLSN's price to book (P/B) is 14% lower than its 5-year quarterly average of 2.9 and 3.8% lower than its last 4 quarters average of 2.6
The P/S is 15% more than the 5-year quarterly average of 2.1
The revenue is up by 3.9% year-on-year

Efficiency

How efficient is Nielsen Holdings business performance
The company's return on equity has shrunk by 50% QoQ and by 40% YoY
Nielsen Holdings's return on assets has decreased by 48% QoQ but it has increased by 7% YoY
The ROS has decreased by 41% QoQ and by 35% YoY
NLSN's ROIC is down by 40% since the previous quarter and by 7% year-on-year

Dividends

What is NLSN's dividend history
DPS
$0.24
Dividend yield
1.02%
Payout ratio
17.4%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Nielsen Holdings financials performed over time
The total assets is 49% more than the total liabilities
The current ratio has surged by 53% year-on-year and by 13% since the previous quarter
NLSN's quick ratio is up by 44% YoY and by 14% from the previous quarter
Nielsen Holdings's debt is 69% higher than its equity
The company's debt to equity fell by 27% YoY and by 2.9% QoQ
Nielsen Holdings's debt has decreased by 17% YoY

All financial data is based on trailing twelve months (TTM) periods - updated quarterly, unless otherwise specified.