The leading market experts have placed a mean price target of $74.00 on The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) stock. This price level, which is estimated to be attained in one-year, indicates the mean of stock opinions given by the companies included in the First Call survey. The renowned research firms have predicted earnings of $0.99 a share for the upcoming quarter and $3.73 for the current fiscal.
The technical analysis of Nasdaq, Inc. plainly substantiates that the 50-day moving average of Nasdaq, Inc. is $69.97, and stock is trading $1.38 points away or +1.97% from its 50-day moving average of $69.97. Further it is trading $5.51 or +8.36% away its 200-day moving average of $65.84. The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) 52-week high is $71.92 and the 52-week low is $49.89.
This explains if the stock moves $-0.57, it will post a 52-week high. In event of +43.01% decline, a 52-week low will be hit.
Taking the valuation aspect to emphasize the valuation of Nasdaq, Inc., shareholders can apply financial tool known as price-to-earnings ratio. This financial ratio assesses stock’s valuation by considering the relative expense of the stock. Following this ratio, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) ratio came in at 24.71.
The stock last ended the trading session at $71.35 and registered a market cap of $11.81B. To appraise firm’s growth, the shareholders take help of the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio. When a stock has a higher PEG ratio, it is suggestive of lower stock appreciation in approaching sessions. A stock comes in the group of undervalued stocks when its PEG ratio falls in between 0 and 1. The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) PEG ratio is at 1.77.
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