Nomura Holdings Inc (NYSE:NMR) has received a consensus rating of “Sell” from the six analysts that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation and two have issued a hold recommendation on the company.

Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Hanmi Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, June 20th. Citigroup set a $6.00 price target on shares of Solid Biosciences and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, May 16th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Zumiez from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 2nd.

NYSE:NMR traded down $0.01 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $3.51. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,576 shares, compared to its average volume of 354,374. Nomura has a 1 year low of $3.05 and a 1 year high of $5.10. The company has a current ratio of 1.10, a quick ratio of 1.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.02. The company has a market capitalization of $11.97 billion, a PE ratio of -13.04 and a beta of 1.50. The business’s fifty day moving average price is $3.35.

Nomura (NYSE:NMR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.07. Nomura had a negative net margin of 6.03% and a negative return on equity of 3.56%. The company had revenue of $2.74 billion for the quarter. On average, equities research analysts predict that Nomura will post 0.34 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Parallel Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Nomura by 102.3% in the first quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 9,996 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $36,000 after acquiring an additional 5,056 shares during the period. Miramar Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of Nomura in the fourth quarter worth about $44,000. Sage Rhino Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of Nomura in the first quarter worth about $45,000. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of Nomura in the fourth quarter worth about $51,000. Finally, Two Sigma Advisers LP acquired a new position in shares of Nomura in the fourth quarter worth about $59,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 0.77% of the company’s stock.

About Nomura

Nomura Holdings, Inc provides various financial services to individuals, corporations, financial institutions, governments, and governmental agencies worldwide. It operates through three segments: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale. The Retail segment offers various financial products and investment services for individuals and corporations.

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