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 price target was 7.69, implying potential capital gains of 29.14 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 3.6, implying potential capital losses 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. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.89 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.39 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their 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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of NMR is -1.07.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NMR hit 6.80 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 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 stock has a market capitalization of $22.4 billion. NMR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.