Novo Nordisk (NVO) earnings: expect -2% revenue decline

12:33 pm ET, 02 May 2019

Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) is announcing earnings on May 03, before market opening. Wondering what revenue and earnings will look like?

What should you expect from the upcoming earnings?

Revenue for the next quarter is expected to be $4.35B, which implies -2% growth rate year-over-year.

Earnings per share are expected to come in at $0.63. If this materializes, EPS will decline -14% year-over-year.

How did the stock do last month?

Over the last month, Novo Nordisk (NVO) returned -5.8%.

How is the stock valued?

Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) forward P/E ratio is 17.47, and it’s relatively high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratio.

What do analysts say about the stock?

Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) average analyst price target is 5.45% above its current price ($49.01).

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Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Stock Guide

Updated at: 12:39 am ET, 22 Sep 2020

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Looking to buy or sell Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)? Interested in getting the full scoop on NVO, including earnings and dividends, stock forecast, buy or sell analysis and key stats? If so, you came to the right place.

In this NVO stock guide, we'll address key questions about NVO, above and beyond what you can find on Yahoo Finance, Zacks, MarketWatch or Morningstar.

Here is what you'll be able to find in this guide:

Earnings and Dividends: earnings, earnings date, dividend rate and dividend yield;
Analyst Predictions: stock forecast and analyst ratings;
Analysis: Finny Score and buy or sell analysis;
Key Stats: revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio, industry, sector, and number of employees.

And here is the list of questions we'll answer:
1. What are NVO earnings?
2. When is NVO earnings date?
3. What is NVO dividend?
4. What is NVO dividend yield?
5. What is NVO stock forecast (i.e., prediction)?
6. NVO buy or sell? What is NVO Finny Score?
7. What are the reasons to buy NVO? Why should I buy NVO stock?
8. What are the reasons to sell NVO? Why should I sell NVO stock?
9. What are NVO key stats: revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio industry, sector, and number of employees?

So let's start. Scroll down to the question that interests you the most.

Earnings and Dividends

1. What are NVO earnings?

NVO trailing 12-month earnings per share (EPS) is $2.46.

2. When is NVO earnings date?

NVO earnings date is undefined.

3. What is NVO dividend?

NVO forward dividend is $1.04.

4. What is NVO dividend yield?

NVO forward dividend yield is 1.57%.

Analyst Predictions

5. What is NVO stock forecast (i.e., prediction)?

Based on NVO analyst price targets, NVO stock forecast is $70.72 (for a year from now). That means the average analyst price target for NVO stock is $70.72. The prediction is based on 1 analyst estimates.

The low price target for NVO is $69.45, while the high price target is $72.00.

NVO analyst rating is Hold.

Analysis

6. NVO buy or sell? What is NVO Finny Score?

#{finnyScore:29}Our quantitative analysis shows 2 reasons to buy and 5 reasons to sell NVO, resulting in Finny Score of 29.

7. What are the reasons to buy NVO? Why should I buy NVO stock?

Here are the reasons to buy NVO stock:

  • NVO profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 34.14 percentage points. See NVO profitability chart.
  • NVO forward dividend yield is 1.57%, higher than the industry (0.03%) and sector (0.16%) forward dividend yields. See NVO forward dividend chart.

8. What are the reasons to sell NVO? Why should I sell NVO stock?

Let's look at the reasons to sell NVO stock (i.e., the bear case):

  • NVO stock price ($68.99) is close to the 52-week high ($69.57). Perhaps now is a good time to sell? See NVO price chart.
  • NVO quarterly revenue growth was -0.10%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (0.28% and 0.83%, respectively). See NVO revenue growth chart.
  • NVO Price/Book ratio is 21.41, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See NVO forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  • NVO PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 2.41, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See NVO PEG chart.
  • NVO short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.62. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See NVO short interest ratio chart.

Key Stats

9. What are NVO key stats : revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio industry, sector, and number of employees?

Let's look at the key statistics for NVO:

Metrics NVO
Price $69.06
Average Price Target / Upside $70.72 / 2.40%
Average Analyst Rating Hold
Forward Dividend Yield 1.57%
Industry Biotechnology
Sector Healthcare
Number of Employees 43,161
Market Cap $153.7B
Forward P/E Ratio 20.79
Price/Book Ratio N/A
Revenue (TTM) N/A
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth -0.10%
Profit Margin 32.73%

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