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Nielsen upgraded to Outperform at Baird

As previously reported, Baird analyst Jeffrey Meuler upgraded Nielsen to Outperform from Neutral citing its depressed valuation and expectations for improved investors sentiment over time. The analyst sees signs of stabilization in its Buy-Developed Markets, sustained solid growth in Watch, and increased investor confidence in margin expansion. Meuler reiterated his $41 price target on Nielsen shares.

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LEHM
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Target $38
LEHM
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Nielsen downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Manav Patnaik downgraded Nielsen Holdings to Underweight and lowered his price target for the shares to $38 from $45. The analyst sees challenging end markets for the company as well as credibility concerns following a year of "poor" execution. Patnaik is not calling Nielsen an outright short at these levels, but expects the stock to underperform.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
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Nielsen downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie
Macquarie analyst Tim Nollen downgraded Nielsen to Neutral and lowered its price target to $38 from $44 due to deflationary pressures on the underlying business in both media and CPG/retail sectors and lack of catalysts.
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