Quick Update for Nasdaq (NDAQ) Investors

Shares of Finance sector company Nasdaq moved -0.3% today, and are now trading at a price of $53.97. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 1,992,118 compared to its average volume of 2,335,522. The S&P 500 index returned a 0.0% performance.

Nasdaq, Inc. operates as a technology company that serves capital markets and other industries worldwide. The company is based in New York and has 6,590 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $31,138,801,664. Nasdaq currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 1.6% per year.

15 analysts are following Nasdaq and have set target prices ranging from $50.0 to $82.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of hold. At today's prices, NDAQ is trading -9.55% away from its average analyst target price of $59.67 per share.

Over the last year, NDAQ shares have gone down by -14.0%, which represents a difference of -32.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $66.69 per share and its 52 week low is $46.88. With average free cash flows of $1.15 Billion that have been growing at an average rate of 10.0% over the last 6 years, Nasdaq declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 1,773,000 150,000 1,623,000 4.44
2022 1,706,000 152,000 1,554,000 68.91
2021 1,083,000 163,000 920,000 -13.53
2020 1,252,000 188,000 1,064,000 27.27
2019 963,000 127,000 836,000 -8.83
2018 1,028,000 111,000 917,000
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