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Market Cap $M205,417Revenue $M58,831Net Margin (%)15.6Z-Score3.9
Enterprise Value $M214,213EPS $3.7Operating Margin %18.5F-Score4
P/E(ttm))22.8Cash Flow Per Share $5.5Pre-tax Margin (%)18.3Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book2.710-y EBITDA Growth Rate %7.3Quick Ratio0.7Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales3.65-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.9Current Ratio1.1Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow11.3y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-1.7ROA % (ttm)7.3Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %3.2Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)12.3Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %68.0Shares Outstanding M2,447ROI % (ttm)10.2Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with NVS

Number of guru portfolios checked: 54.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
NVSLee Ainslie 2013-12-31 Reduce-0.56%$72.96 - $80.39
($77.55)
$ 84.679%Reduce -66.76%267,321
NVSLee Ainslie 2013-06-30 Add0.2%$68.42 - $75.5
($72.61)
$ 84.6717%Add 39.5%741,689
NVSJohn Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce-0.52%$68.42 - $75.5
($72.61)
$ 84.6717%Reduce -47.49%218,900
NVSVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.2%$68.42 - $75.5
($72.61)
$ 84.6717%Sold Out0
NVSLee Ainslie 2013-03-31 Buy 0.49%$63.3 - $71.32
($67.87)
$ 84.6725%New holding, 531689 sh.531,689
NVSVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.71%$63.3 - $71.32
($67.87)
$ 84.6725%Reduce -85.39%726,200
NVSDodge & Cox 2012-12-31 Add0.11%$58.97 - $63.96
($61.79)
$ 84.6737%Add 2.65%48,438,459
NVSDodge & Cox 2012-09-30 Add0.12%$55.24 - $61.51
($58.49)
$ 84.6745%Add 3.23%47,187,759
NVSMario Gabelli 2012-03-31 Reduce$53.31 - $58.33
($52.37)
$ 84.6762%Reduce -37.42%11,740
NVSMichael Price 2012-03-31 Sold Out -1.3%$53.31 - $58.33
($52.37)
$ 84.6762%Sold Out0
NVSJohn Hussman 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.14%$53.31 - $58.33
($52.37)
$ 84.6762%Reduce -22.44%515,000
NVSMichael Price 2011-06-30 Buy 1.29%$54.23 - $64.52
($59.61)
$ 84.6742%New holding, 144969 sh.144,969
NVSVanguard Health Care Fund 2011-06-30 Add0.45%$54.23 - $64.52
($59.61)
$ 84.6742%Add 30.01%4,869,880
NVSMario Gabelli 2011-06-30 Add$54.23 - $64.52
($59.61)
$ 84.6742%Add 65.83%20,215
NVSMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce$52.75 - $59.24
($56.19)
$ 84.6751%Reduce -95.51%12,190
NVSVanguard Health Care Fund 2010-12-31 Reduce-0.42%$53.41 - $59.77
($57.3)
$ 84.6748%Reduce -21.07%4,869,880
NVSJohn Hussman 2010-12-31 Reduce-0.34%$53.41 - $59.77
($57.3)
$ 84.6748%Reduce -35.87%643,500
NVSMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Buy 0.07%$47.85 - $58.09
($51.82)
$ 84.6763%New holding, 272290 sh.272,290
NVSMario Gabelli 2010-06-30 Sold Out $43.78 - $53.83
($48.99)
$ 84.6773%Sold Out0
NVSJohn Hussman 2010-03-31 Buy 0.96%$51.91 - $55.52
($54.06)
$ 84.6757%New holding, 1002250 sh.1,002,250
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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.

NVS is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
NVS Mario Gabelli 2013-12-3110,84000
NVS Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-3113,06000
NVS John Hussman 2013-12-31221,2000.011.3
NVS PRIMECAP Management 2013-12-3126,720,7051.092.6-0.48%
NVS Dodge & Cox 2013-12-3146,485,3521.93.9-0.8%
NVS Tweedy Browne 2013-12-31292,3400.010.55-1%
NVS Lee Ainslie 2013-12-31267,3210.010.28-66.76%
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