Novartis AG (NVS): Price and Financial Metrics

Novartis AG (NVS): $91.26

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POWR Rating

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  • Stability is the dimension where NVS ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.93% of US stocks.
  • NVS's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • NVS ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 8th percentile.

NVS Stock Summary

  • NVS has a market capitalization of $195,579,594,849 -- more than approximately 98.87% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Novartis Ag is reporting a growth rate of 150.75%; that's higher than 86.77% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NVS is more volatile than only 8.5% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NVS, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BMY, NFLX, NVO, AMGN, and MRK.
  • NVS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Novartis Ag's official web site, go to

NVS Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, NVS's price/sales ratio is 5.26% higher, now standing at 4.
  • NVS's price/sales ratio has moved down 0.7 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, NVS's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 1.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NVS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NVS 2021-08-31 4 3.8 23.0 20.2
NVS 2021-08-30 4 3.8 22.8 20.1
NVS 2021-08-27 4 3.8 22.9 20.2
NVS 2021-08-26 4 3.8 22.8 20.1
NVS 2021-08-25 4 3.8 22.9 20.1
NVS 2021-08-24 4 3.8 22.9 20.2

NVS Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 15.42%.
  • The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 78.85%.
  • Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -10.97%.
Over the past 70 months, NVS's revenue has gone up $2,882,000,000.

The table below shows NVS's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 52,877 15,071 24,021
2021-09-30 52,385 15,192 9,807
2021-06-30 51,556 13,423 8,984
2021-03-31 49,884 13,252 7,955
2020-12-31 49,898 13,650 8,072
2020-09-30 49,584 13,185 7,103

NVS's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • NVS has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 86.01% of graded US stocks.
  • NVS's asset turnover comes in at 0.42 -- ranking 108th of 682 Pharmaceutical Products stocks.
  • GHSI, KALA, and ADAP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NVS.

The table below shows NVS's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.420 0.693 0.212
2021-06-30 0.406 0.691 0.194
2021-03-31 0.393 0.691 0.176
2020-12-31 0.392 0.697 0.182
2020-09-30 0.401 0.700 0.174
2020-06-30 0.412 0.699 0.180

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NVS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $91.26 52-week high $95.17
Prev. close $91.25 52-week low $79.09
Day low $91.04 Volume 1,544,916
Day high $91.65 Avg. volume 2,682,369
50-day MA $88.62 Dividend yield 2.37%
200-day MA $86.27 Market Cap 204.12B

Novartis AG (NVS) Company Bio

Novartis AG offers patented prescription medicines in various therapeutic areas, such as oncology, cardio-metabolic, immunology and dermatology, retina, respiratory, neuroscience, and established medicines. The company was founded in 1895 and is based in Basel, Switzerland.

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NVS Price Returns

1-mo 2.59%
3-mo 6.91%
6-mo 16.09%
1-year 5.07%
3-year 12.24%
5-year 46.52%
YTD 7.10%
2021 -5.12%
2020 2.08%
2019 28.03%
2018 5.95%
2017 18.80%

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