Analyst Ratings for Nomura Holdings Inc. ADR (NMR)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Nomura Holdings Inc. ADR (NYSE:NMR) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. NMR had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for NMR. The highest price target was 7.69, which equates to a potential upside of 29.14 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 3.6, implying a possible loss of -39.55 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.89 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.39 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of NMR to grow at a rate of -9.18 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of NMR is -1.07.

NMR has traded between a high of 6.80 and a low of 3.98 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 49.62 percent, and 12.43 percent below the high. NMR has a P/E ratio of 9.79. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NMR value stock report compares NMR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $22.4 billion. NMR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.