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Market Cap $M17,591Revenue $M6,222Net Margin (%)6.9Altman Z-Score1.6
Enterprise Value $M24,477EPS $1.1Operating Margin %17.7Piotroski F-Score5
P/E(ttm)57.8Beneish M-Score-2.7Pre-tax Margin (%)11.1Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book3.810-y EBITDA Growth Rate %--Quick Ratio1.3Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.95-y EBITDA Growth Rate %--Current Ratio1.3Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Free Cash Flow26.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.7ROA % (ttm)2.8Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.2PEG--ROE % (ttm)8.3Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %91.0Shares Outstanding M367ROIC % (ttm)5.9Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with NLSN

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
NLSNJulian Robertson 2015-03-31 Sold Out -0.22%$42.2 - $46.48
($43.99)
$ 47.959%Sold Out0
NLSNJoel Greenblatt 2015-03-31 Buy 0.13%$42.2 - $46.48
($43.99)
$ 47.959%New holding371,182
NLSNRon Baron 2015-03-31 Reduce-0.04%$42.2 - $46.48
($43.99)
$ 47.959%Reduce 11.21%1,610,606
NLSNMario Gabelli 2015-03-31 Reduce$42.2 - $46.48
($43.99)
$ 47.959%Reduce 0.15%20,395
NLSNJulian Robertson 2014-12-31 Add0.07%$41.16 - $45.73
($42.82)
$ 47.9512%Add 42.22%25,600
NLSNMario Gabelli 2014-12-31 Reduce$41.16 - $45.73
($42.8)
$ 47.9512%Reduce 28.14%20,425
NLSNJulian Robertson 2014-06-30 Buy 0.32%$42.68 - $48.42
($46.52)
$ 47.953%New holding18,000
NLSNMario Gabelli 2014-06-30 Reduce$42.68 - $48.42
($46.52)
$ 47.953%Reduce 28.88%29,695
NLSNChris Davis 2014-03-31 Sold Out $41.04 - $47.34
($44.76)
$ 47.957%Sold Out0
NLSNChris Davis 2013-12-31 Reduce$35.9 - $45.93
($40.81)
$ 47.9517%Reduce 27.05%30,470
NLSNChris Davis 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$32.55 - $37.18
($34.31)
$ 47.9540%Reduce 88.60%41,770
NLSNMario Gabelli 2013-09-30 Buy 0.01%$32.55 - $37.18
($34.31)
$ 47.9540%New holding37,760
NLSNChris Davis 2013-06-30 Reduce-0.06%$33.41 - $36.91
($34.75)
$ 47.9538%Reduce 63.35%366,349
NLSNJoel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.02%$33.41 - $36.91
($34.75)
$ 47.9538%Sold Out0
NLSNFirst Eagle Investment 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.1%$30.59 - $35.82
($32.91)
$ 47.9546%Sold Out0
NLSNJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Buy 0.02%$30.59 - $35.82
($32.91)
$ 47.9546%New holding10,486
NLSNGeorge Soros 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.03%$25.63 - $30.17
($28.27)
$ 47.9570%Sold Out0
NLSNFirst Eagle Investment 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.24%$27.31 - $30.63
($27.38)
$ 47.9575%Reduce 64.94%1,008,939
NLSNRon Baron 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.2%$27.31 - $30.63
($27.38)
$ 47.9575%Reduce 28.95%2,505,759
NLSNGeorge Soros 2012-03-31 Buy 0.03%$27.31 - $30.63
($27.38)
$ 47.9575%New holding75,000
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

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NLSN: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
CALHOUN DAVID LDirector 2015-06-05Sell178,125$44.647.17view
CALHOUN DAVID LDirector 2015-05-29Sell178,125$44.926.5view
CUMINALE JAMES WChief Legal Officer 2015-05-28Sell168,500$44.996.33view
Carlyle Group Management L.L.C10% Owner 2015-04-29Sell6,250,000$45.315.58view
CP IV GP, Ltd.10% Owner 2015-04-29Sell6,250,000$45.315.58view
Barns DwightCEO 2015-04-15Sell11,136$46.023.95view
Valcon Acquisition Holding (Lu10% Owner 2015-03-05Sell8,000,000$456.31view
KKR VNU Equity Investors, L.P.10% Owner 2015-03-05Sell4,000,000$456.31view
KKR Group Holdings L.P.10% Owner 2015-03-05Sell4,000,000$456.31view
CP IV GP, Ltd.10% Owner 2015-03-05Sell4,000,000$456.31view

Quarterly/Annual Reports about NLSN:

News about NLSN:

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Weekly Insider Sells Highlight: ARMK, WES, ORCL, NLSN Dec 21 2014 
Baron Funds Comments on Nielsen Holdings N.V. Feb 20 2014 
Eton Park Review - Eric Mindich Sells NLSN, FOXA, PCLN, DG, Others Nov 19 2013 
Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: Staples Inc, American Express Co, Nielsen Holdings NV Jun 09 2013 
Weekly CFO Sells Highlight: NLSN, BBBY, TXN, INTC, GD May 13 2013 
Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: Activision Blizzard, Nielsen Holdings NV, Gilead Sciences, Autodesk Apr 08 2013 
A Noteworthy Insider Purchase at JCP Nov 27 2012 

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