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. 

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
4,325 (est)
Nasdaq was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, US

Nasdaq Office Locations

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

Nasdaq Financials and Metrics

Nasdaq Financials

Nasdaq's revenue was reported to be $971 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

971 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

248 m

Market capitalization (16-Oct-2017)

12.3 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

386 m
Nasdaq's current market capitalization is $12.3 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.2 b3.5 b3.4 b3.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.3 b

Gross profit

1.9 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


865 m818 m858 m807 m871 m905 m897 m929 m971 m

Cost of goods sold

342 m321 m

Gross profit

523 m497 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


425 m427 m301 m403 m

Current Assets

3.2 b3.4 b3.3 b4.6 b


268 m292 m323 m362 m


6.2 b5.5 b5.4 b6 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


314 m286 m328 m324 m290 m331 m344 m257 m386 m

Current Assets

3.7 b3.6 b3.7 b3.4 b3.2 b4.7 b4.6 b4.3 b4.9 b


280 m288 m281 m295 m305 m326 m332 m342 m376 m


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

Net Income

384 m413 m427 m108 m

Depreciation and Amortization

122 m137 m138 m170 m

Accounts Payable

51 m(40 m)(38 m)5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

574 m687 m685 m722 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

101 m123 m132 m202 m333 m

Depreciation and Amortization

35 m34 m34 m34 m34 m38 m79 m125 m45 m

Accounts Payable

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

Cash From Operating Activities

251 m392 m453 m
USDY, 2017


224.5 k
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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 k2.9 k2.89 k2.91 k



New Listings

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Nasdaq Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
eVestmentSeptember 05, 2017$705 m
SybenetixJuly 25, 2017

Nasdaq Market Value History

Nasdaq Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of Nasdaq

Nasdaq Online and Social Media Presence

Nasdaq News and Updates

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S&P 500, Nasdaq hit records on tech lift

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq advanced to record levels on Friday, buoyed by gains in technology stocks, while each of the major indexes closed out the quarter with solid gains.

S&P, Nasdaq hit record on gains in tech, financials

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record levels on Friday, the last trading day of the quarter, helped by gains in technology and financial stocks.

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