Nasdaq (NDAQ) Gets a Hold Rating from Raymond James

Raymond James analyst Patrick O’Shaughnessy assigned a Hold rating to Nasdaq (NDAQResearch Report) today. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $186.28.

According to, O’Shaughnessy is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.1% and a 67.6% success rate. O’Shaughnessy covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as AssetMark Financial Holdings, Intercontinental Exchange, and Focus Financial Partners.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Nasdaq is a Strong Buy with an average price target of $190.78, representing a 5.2% upside. In a report released today, Citigroup also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $181.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $182.72 and a one-year low of $118.01. Currently, Nasdaq has an average volume of 739.6K.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 66 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of NDAQ in relation to earlier this year.

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Founded in 1971, New York-based Nasdaq, Inc. is a multinational financial services corporation that serves capital markets and other industries worldwide. It operates through the following segments: Market Services, Corporate Services, Information Services and Market Technology.