Nomura Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NMR) was down 4.7% on Monday . The company traded as low as $4.25 and last traded at $4.26, with a volume of 201,712 shares. The stock had previously closed at $4.47.

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

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $3.83 and its 200 day moving average price is $4.30. The company has a market cap of $15.39 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.21.

Nomura Holdings (NYSE:NMR) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 28th. The company reported $12.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $5.80 by $6.91. The company had revenue of $418.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $300.50 billion. During the same period last year, the business earned $19.11 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 17.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Nomura Holdings Inc. will post $0.23 earnings per share for the current year.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Nomura Holdings stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in shares of Nomura Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NMR) by 0.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 1,141,651 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 9,100 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP’s holdings in Nomura Holdings were worth $6,336,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Nomura Holdings, Inc (Nomura) is a financial services company. The Company, through its broker-dealer, banking and other financial services subsidiaries, provide investment, financing and related services to individual, institutional and government clients across the world. The Company’s segments include Retail, Asset Management and Wholesale.

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