Nomura Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NMR)’s share price shot up 5.2% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $3.69 and last traded at $3.67, with a volume of 326,769 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $3.49.

Several brokerages have commented on NMR. Zacks Investment Research lowered Nomura Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 27th. Morgan Stanley lowered Nomura Holdings from an “overweight” rating to an “equal” rating in a research report on Friday, July 8th. Jefferies Group lowered Nomura Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, June 24th. Daiwa Capital Markets lowered Nomura Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered Nomura Holdings from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research report on Friday, June 24th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and five have given a hold rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold”.

The stock has a 50-day moving average of $3.87 and a 200-day moving average of $4.43. The company has a market capitalization of $13.63 billion and a PE ratio of 10.77.

Nomura Holdings (NYSE:NMR) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 27th. The company reported ($5.33) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $4.25 by $9.58. The company earned $362.22 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $315.58 billion. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 29.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts expect that Nomura Holdings Inc. will post $0.34 earnings per share for the current year.

Other hedge funds recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Nomura Holdings by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,141,651 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,336,000 after buying an additional 9,100 shares during the last quarter. Thornburg Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in Nomura Holdings by 9.7% in the fourth quarter. Thornburg Investment Management Inc. now owns 608,790 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,379,000 after buying an additional 53,616 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Comerica Bank raised its stake in Nomura Holdings by 3.2% in the fourth quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 211,718 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,097,000 after buying an additional 6,597 shares during the last quarter.

Nomura Holdings, Inc (Nomura) is a Japan-based financial services company. The Company operates through three business segments: Retail, Asset Management and Wholesale. The Retail segment provides investment consultation services to individual clients in Japan. The Asset Management segment develops and manages investment trusts, and provides investment advisory services.

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