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, which equates to a potential downside of -39.55 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.39 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, 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. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. NMR has a PEG ratio of -1.07.

In the last 52-weeks, NMR has achieved a high of 6.80 and a low of 3.98. Today's price is 49.62 percent above the 52-week low, and 12.43 percent lower than its 52-week high. NMR has a price/earnings 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 market cap of NMR is $22.4 billion. NMR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.