Nomura Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NMR) shares were down 1.3% on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as $3.92 and last traded at $3.94, with a volume of 182,899 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $3.99.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on NMR shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded Nomura Holdings from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research note on Friday, June 24th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Nomura Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 20th. Jefferies Group downgraded Nomura Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, June 24th. Daiwa Capital Markets downgraded Nomura Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, June 27th. Finally, Morgan Stanley downgraded Nomura Holdings from an “overweight” rating to an “equal” rating in a research note on Friday, July 8th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a hold rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

The stock’s 50-day moving average is $3.81 and its 200 day moving average is $4.33. The company has a market capitalization of $14.27 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.82.

Nomura Holdings (NYSE:NMR) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April 27th. The company reported ($5.33) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $4.25 by $9.58. The company had revenue of $362.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $315.58 billion. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 29.0% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts expect that Nomura Holdings Inc. will post $0.23 earnings per share for the current year.

Other hedge funds and institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Thornburg Investment Management Inc. raised its position in Nomura Holdings by 9.7% in the fourth quarter. Thornburg Investment Management Inc. now owns 608,790 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,379,000 after buying an additional 53,616 shares during the last quarter. Comerica Bank raised its position in Nomura Holdings by 3.2% in the fourth quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 211,718 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,097,000 after buying an additional 6,597 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position 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 worth $6,336,000 after buying an additional 9,100 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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