NLSN Nielsen Holdings Plc

Price (delayed)

$13.55

Market cap

$4.83B

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend/share

$0.24

EPS

-$1.77

Enterprise value

$13.19B

Sector: Industrials
Industry: Consulting Services
Nielsen Holdings Plc engages in the provision of global marketing data collection and analytics services. It operates through the Buy and Watch segments. The Buy segments offers consumer packaged goods to manufacturers and retailers. The Watch segment delivers services to media and advertising clients. The company was founded by Arthur C. Nielsen, Sr. in 1923 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Highlights

NLSN's quick ratio has soared by 50% from the previous quarter and by 4.7% YoY
Nielsen Holdings's debt has decreased by 3% YoY
The net income has contracted by 32% from the previous quarter but it has grown by 9% YoY
The EPS has decreased by 32% QoQ but it has increased by 8% YoY
The company's equity fell by 28% YoY
The gross profit is down by 3.2% year-on-year and by 2.7% since the previous quarter

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of NLSN
Market
Shares outstanding
356.75M
Market cap
$4.83B
Enterprise value
$13.19B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
N/A
Price to book (P/B)
2.39
Price to sales (P/S)
0.76
EV/EBIT
N/A
EV/EBITDA
54.5
EV/Sales
2.07
Earnings
Revenue
$6.36B
EBIT
-$588M
EBITDA
$242M
Free cash flow
$607M
Per share
EPS
-$1.77
Free cash flow per share
$1.7
Book value per share
$5.67
Revenue per share
$17.84
TBVPS
$9.64
Balance sheet
Total assets
$14.12B
Total liabilities
$11.92B
Debt
$8.79B
Equity
$2.02B
Working capital
$321M
Liquidity
Debt to equity
4.35
Current ratio
1.18
Quick ratio
0.9
Net debt/EBITDA
34.52
Margins
EBITDA margin
3.8%
Gross margin
55.8%
Net margin
-9.9%
Operating margin
-6.1%
Efficiency
Return on assets
-4.4%
Return on equity
-29.9%
Return on invested capital
-6.1%
Return on capital employed
-4.8%
Return on sales
-9.2%
Dividend
Dividend yield
1.77%
DPS
$0.24
Payout ratio
N/A

NLSN stock price

How has the Nielsen Holdings stock price performed over time

Financial performance

How have Nielsen Holdings's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$6.36B
Gross profit
$3.55B
Operating income
-$390M
Net income
-$629M
Gross margin
55.8%
Net margin
-9.9%
The operating margin has plunged by 135% from the previous quarter but it has grown by 20% YoY
The operating income has dropped by 131% since the previous quarter but it is up by 20% year-on-year
Nielsen Holdings's net margin has decreased by 36% QoQ but it has increased by 8% YoY
The net income has contracted by 32% from the previous quarter but it has grown by 9% YoY

Growth

What is Nielsen Holdings's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Nielsen Holdings stock price valuation
P/E
N/A
P/B
2.39
P/S
0.76
EV/EBIT
N/A
EV/EBITDA
54.5
EV/Sales
2.07
The EPS has decreased by 32% QoQ but it has increased by 8% YoY
NLSN's price to book (P/B) is 28% lower than its 5-year quarterly average of 3.3 and 18% lower than its last 4 quarters average of 2.9
The company's equity fell by 28% YoY
The P/S is 60% less than the 5-year quarterly average of 1.9 and 24% less than the last 4 quarters average of 1.0
The revenue has declined by 2% since the previous quarter

Efficiency

How efficient is Nielsen Holdings business performance
NLSN's ROIC has dropped by 65% since the previous quarter and by 20% year-on-year
The ROS has shrunk by 64% QoQ and by 18% YoY
The company's return on equity fell by 44% QoQ and by 35% YoY
Nielsen Holdings's return on assets has decreased by 33% QoQ

Dividends

What is NLSN's dividend history
DPS
$0.24
Dividend yield
1.77%
Payout ratio
N/A
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Nielsen Holdings financials performed over time
The total assets is 19% more than the total liabilities
The current ratio has surged by 51% since the previous quarter and by 10% year-on-year
NLSN's quick ratio has soared by 50% from the previous quarter and by 4.7% YoY

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