Novartis AG (NVS): Price and Financial Metrics

Novartis AG (NVS): $87.59

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NVS Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $195,779,312,664, Novartis Ag has a greater market value than 99.09% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 29.71%, Novartis Ag's debt growth rate surpasses 77.67% of about US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NVS is more volatile than just 1.5% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NVS, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are PFE, ABBV, SAP, NVO, and TXN.
  • NVS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Novartis Ag's official web site, go to

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NVS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $87.59 52-week high $98.52
Prev. close $86.75 52-week low $77.04
Day low $86.82 Volume 701,730
Day high $87.61 Avg. volume 1,956,499
50-day MA $87.27 Dividend yield 2.4%
200-day MA $87.83 Market Cap 200.47B

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.

NVS Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$87.59$39.56 -54%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for NVS, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Novartis Ag ranked in the 36th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for NVS, they are:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.52 years, is 0% -- higher than merely 23.96% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • Novartis Ag's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 19.99% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than only 0% of stocks in its sector (Healthcare).

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TENX: HELP Results & New Asset to Boot

By John Vandermosten, CFA NASDAQ:TENX READ THE FULL TENX RESEARCH REPORT Fiscal Year 2020 Financial and Operational Review Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:TENX) reported fiscal year 2020, releasing results and filing Form 10-K with the SEC on March 31, 2021. The communiqués updated investors on 2020 events and developments year-to-date. During FY:20, Tenax enrolled its Phase II HELP trial of

Yahoo | April 14, 2021

Novartis (NVS) Teams Up With Artios for Radioligand Therapies

Novartis (NVS) enters a three-year collaboration with Artios to strengthen its radiogland therapies pipeline.

Yahoo | April 8, 2021

Novartis Taps Artios In Discovery Pact To Enhance Radioligand Portfolio

Novartis AG (NYSE: NVS ) has struck a deal with UK-based Artios Pharma to access DNA damage response (DDR) targets that can potentially enhance its radioligand therapies. Artios is set to get $20 million upfront and up to $1.3 billion in milestones in return for the targets. During the three-year collaboration, Artios and Novartis will … Full story available on

Benzinga | April 7, 2021

Novartis Beefs Up Radioligand Portfolio With iTheranostics Deal

Just a week after acing Phase 3 study evaluating radioligand therapy in prostate cancer, Novartis AG (NYSE: NVS) is licensing the rights to develop and commercialize treatments based on a library of radioligand compounds from iTheranostics, a subsidiary of Sofie Biosciences. These compounds target fibroblast activation protein or FAP, a cell surface protein found in low levels in healthy tissue but found in high levels in common cancers. The agreement with Sofie includes the rights to develop the radioligand assets for imaging and therapeutic use. Earlier today, Lantheus Holdings Inc acquired rights to NTI-1309, a PET oncology imaging agent that targets fibroblast activation protein. Price Action: NVS shares are trading 0.6% lower at $86.85 in market trading hours on the last check Tues...

Yahoo | March 30, 2021

Novartis (NVS) Gets EC Nod For Kesimpta in Relapsing Forms of MS

The European Commission approves Novartis' (NVS) Kesimpta for the treatment of adult patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis.

Yahoo | March 30, 2021

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NVS Price Returns

1-mo 1.84%
3-mo -6.18%
6-mo 4.10%
1-year 4.80%
3-year 31.28%
5-year 50.49%
YTD -4.99%
2020 2.08%
2019 28.03%
2018 5.95%
2017 18.80%
2016 -12.56%

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