|Company name||Novartis AG (ADR)|
|Live stock price||[stckqut]NVS[/stckqut]|
|P/E compared to competitors||Good|
|Confident Investor Rating||Fair|
|Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario)||$75.94|
|Target stock price (averages with growth)||$81.37|
|Target stock price (averages with no growth)||$69.2|
|Target stock price (manual assumptions)||$80.87|
The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=nvs
Novartis AG provides healthcare solutions. The Company is a multinational group of companies specializing in the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of a range of healthcare products led by pharmaceuticals. Its portfolio includes medicines, eye care, cost-saving generic pharmaceuticals, preventive vaccines and diagnostic tools, over-the-counter and animal health products. It has five segments: Pharmaceuticals, which include patent-protected prescription medicines; Alcon, which include surgical, ophthalmic pharmaceutical and vision care products; Sandoz, which include generic pharmaceuticals; vaccines and diagnostics, which include human vaccines and blood-testing diagnostics, and consumer health, which include over-the-counter medicines (OTC) and Animal Health. In February 2014, it acquired CoStim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in Novartis AG (ADR) as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns.
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