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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NMR. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 7.69, implying a possible profit of 29.14 percent. The lowest price target was 3.6, implying a possible loss of -39.55 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.89 percent, compared to last month. 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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. NMR has a PEG ratio of -1.07.

NMR has a 52-week high of 6.80 and a 52-week low of 3.98. Today's price is 49.62 percent above the 52-week low, 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 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.