Nasdaq is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. 

Type
Public
HQ
New York, US
Founded
1971
Size (employees)
4,325 (est)
Nasdaq was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at Nasdaq

Brad Peterson

Brad Peterson

EVP and Chief Technology and Chief Information Officer
ADENA T. FRIEDMAN

ADENA T. FRIEDMAN

President and Chief Executive Officer
MICHAEL PTASZNIK

MICHAEL PTASZNIK

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Edward Knight

Edward Knight

EVP & General Counsel & Chief Regulatory Officer
NELSON GRIGGS

NELSON GRIGGS

President, Nasdaq Stock Exchange
LARS OTTERSGARD

LARS OTTERSGARD

Executive Vice President, Head of Market Technology
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Nasdaq Office Locations

Nasdaq has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
4 Times Square
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Nasdaq Financials and Metrics

Nasdaq Financials

Nasdaq's revenue was reported to be $3.97 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

1.2 b

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

273 m

Market capitalization (15-May-2018)

15 b

Closing share price (15-May-2018)

90

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

405 m

EV

17.8 b
Nasdaq's current market capitalization is $15 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

3.2 b3.5 b3.4 b3.7 b4 b

Revenue growth, %

9%(3%)9%

Cost of goods sold

1.3 b

Gross profit

1.9 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

805 m898 m865 m818 m858 m807 m871 m905 m897 m929 m971 m1 b1.2 b

Cost of goods sold

299 m369 m342 m321 m

Gross profit

506 m529 m523 m497 m

Gross profit Margin, %

63%59%60%61%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

425 m427 m301 m403 m377 m

Accounts Receivable

Inventories

Current Assets

3.2 b3.4 b3.3 b4.6 b5.5 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

300 m384 m314 m286 m328 m324 m290 m331 m344 m257 m386 m356 m405 m

Current Assets

3.1 b3.5 b3.7 b3.6 b3.7 b3.4 b3.2 b4.7 b4.6 b4.3 b4.9 b4.9 b5.6 b

PP&E

249 m266 m280 m288 m281 m295 m305 m326 m332 m342 m376 m384 m384 m

Goodwill

6.2 b6.2 b6.1 b5.8 b5.4 b5.5 b5.4 b5.7 b6.2 b6.2 b6.1 b6.2 b6.5 b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

384 m413 m427 m108 m734 m

Depreciation and Amortization

122 m137 m138 m170 m188 m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

51 m(40 m)(38 m)5 m(12 m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

113 m103 m101 m123 m132 m202 m333 m177 m

Depreciation and Amortization

33 m35 m35 m34 m34 m34 m34 m38 m79 m125 m45 m53 m

Accounts Payable

188 m182 m207 m188 m173 m14 m5 m(3 m)187 m65 m

Cash From Operating Activities

251 m392 m453 m375 m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

65.1 x

EV/CFO

47.4 x
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Nasdaq Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Backlog (Technology)

$716 m$728 m$707 m$738 m$788 m$783 m$769 m$738 m$777 m$777 m$799 m

Companies Listed Securities

2.78 k2.78 k2.83 k2.85 k2.86 k2.85 k2.87 k2.87 k2.90 k2.89 k2.91 k

IPOs

189 27 49 35 143 10 25 31 91 17 36

New Listings

327 43 79 80 274 47 73 79 283 42 64
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Nasdaq Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
eVestment (348)September 05, 2017$705 m
Sybenetix (20)July 25, 2017
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Nasdaq News and Updates

PluralSight sets IPO price at $15 a share, raising $357M ahead of market debut

In another of a recent string of enterprise initial stock offerings, online learning platform PluralSight Inc. Wednesday priced shares for its initial public offering at $15 each, raising up to $357 million. The price tops the previous target range of $12 to $14. The company raised its share price o…

S&P, Nasdaq climb on retail, chip gains

(Reuters) - Wall Street edged higher on Wednesday, helped by gains in retail and chip stocks, while investors weighed the impact of rising bond yields.
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