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Novartis Ag (NYSE: NVS)

$77.06 USD $0.71 (0.93%)
Last Price $77.06
Net Change $0.71 (0.93%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $77.04
Previous Close Price $76.35
High Price $77.51
Low Price $76.99
Number of Trades 10,087
Volume 3,748,854
Fifty Two Week High $83.58 (2016-07-22)
Fifty Two Week Low $66.93 (2016-12-08)
Average Daily Volume 3,067,936
Share Outstanding 2,374,060 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 2.3/yr
Dividend Yield 3.02%
1st Quarter Earnings $1.13 (2017-04-25)
2nd Quarter Earnings $1.14 (2017-01-25)
3nd Quarter Earnings $1.23 (2016-10-25)
4th Quarter Earnings $1.23 (2016-07-19)
PE Ratio $16.24
EPS Growth $-0.21
Recent Earnings $1.13
Annual EPS $4.74
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $182.95B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0001%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 2,374,060
Inst. Shareholder % 10.43%
Annual Net Income $0B
TTM Net Profit Margin $-19.18
1-Year Return 3.4%
3-Year Return -2.43%
5-Year Return 64.04%
5-Year Revenue Growth -16.74%
5-Year Earnings Growth -14.72%
5-Year Dividend Growth 14.43%
Annual Dividend $2.3
Annual Dividend Yield 3.18%
Change in EPS YTD -0.21%
Dividends per Share $2.327
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 0.77
Novartis AG is committed to improving health and well-being through innovative products and services. The company aspires to capture and hold a leadership position in all of their businesses with a strong, sustainable performance based on continuous innovation. Their long-term success is founded on meeting the expectations of all our stakeholders - their customers, their people, their shareholders and the communities in which they live and work.

Today's Novartis AG Stock Update

Sometimes all you have time for in the morning is a quick look at where your favorite stock is trading. That's why here we put together all your key Novartis AG stock info for today, April 27, 2017. You'll also get an overall picture of how NVS stock has traded over the past year. We'll start with where NVS ended trading yesterday -- at a share price of $76.35. Novartis AG shares increased 0.14% or $0.11 from the day before. Simply checking out yesterday's NVS numbers isn't as helpful as looking at the big picture, so let's do that now... Now NVS is trading below where it was last year at this time, with the share price having slipped 0.70%.

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The Novartis AG stock price 52-week high is $83.58. That was hit on 7/22/2016. The NVS stock 52-week low is $66.93, reached on 12/08/2016. Also, this - NVS trading volume yesterday was 3,570,700. That's higher than Novartis AG stock's average daily trading volume of 1,855,034. The market cap of Novartis AG is 181,259,481,000. That means Novartis AG has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Novartis AG stock is 15.43. That's lower than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare NVS to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of NVS is 2.80. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Novartis AG is 0.77. Novartis AG stock has a dividend yield of 3.02%. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout. Money Morning gives you Novartis AG stock news daily. We publish new info on NVS and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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