Nielsen Holdings N.V., an information and measurement company, provides media and marketing information, analytics, and industry expertise about what consumers watch and listen on a global and local basis. The company operates in two segments, Buy and Watch. The Buy segment provides retail measurement services that provide market share and competitive sales volumes, as well as insights into distribution, pricing, merchandising, and promotion; consumer panel measurement, which offers insight into shopper behavior and customer segmentation; and consumer intelligence and analytical services for decision making in development and marketing cycles. The Watch segment provides viewership and listening data, and analytics primarily to the media and advertising industries for television, radio, online and mobile viewing, and listening platforms. This segment offers national and local television audience measurement services, including more than one screen, unduplicated reach, cause and effect analysis, and program viewing behavior testing; digital audience measurement services, such as digital media and market research, audience analytics, and social media measurement; mobile measurement services comprising measurement and consumer research for telecom and media companies in the mobile telecommunications industry; and advertiser solutions. In addition, it provides radio audience measurement services, such as estimating the size and composition of national radio audiences, and audiences of network radio programs and commercials, as well as information consumers lifestyles, shopping patterns, and use of media to radio, advertisers and advertising agencies, local cable television companies, national cable and broadcast television networks, and out-of-home media sales organizations. Nielsen Holdings N.V. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Diemen, the Netherlands. Nielsen Holdings is a subsidiary of Valcon Acquisition Holding (Luxembourg) S.á.r.l.
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Global Consumer Confidence Exceeds Pre-Recession Levels; Slow, Steady Progress Continues29 Oct 2014, 5:00 amNEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consumer confidence edged up one index point in the third quarter to a score of 98—an increase of one point from the previous quarter and two points from the start of the year. In the latest online survey, conducted Aug. 13–Sept. 5, 2014, consumer confidence increased in sixty-five percent (65%) of the markets measured by Nielsen, compared to fifty ...
Nielsen Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results and Announces $1B Share Repurchase Authorization23 Oct 2014, 5:00 amNielsen N.V. , a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended Sep
Will Nielsen's (NLSN) Earnings Surprise This Season? - Analyst Blog22 Oct 2014, 5:32 pmNielsen Holdings N.V. ( NLSN ) is set to report the third quarter 2014 results on Oct 23. Last quarter, it posted a 1.7% positive surprise. Let's see how things are shaping up for this announcement. Factors at Play
Will Nielsen's (NLSN) Earnings Surprise This Season?22 Oct 2014, 3:00 pmNielsen Holdings N.V. (NLSN) is set to report the third-quarter 2014 results on Oct 23. Last quarter, it posted a 1.7% positive surprise. Let's see how things are shaping up for this announcement.