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Nielsen Holdings Q3 earnings per share $0.36
Tuesday, 25 Oct 2016 06:30am EDT 

Nielsen Holdings Plc : Nielsen reports 3rd quarter 2016 results . Q3 earnings per share $0.36 . Q3 revenue $1.57 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.59 billion . Sees FY 2016 adjusted earnings per share $2.73 to $2.79 . Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.74 . Q3 earnings per share view $0.76 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Updating 2016 full year guidance for total revenue growth on a constant currency basis to 3.5% - 4.0% . FY2016 earnings per share view $2.87 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Fy2016 earnings per share view $2.87, revenue view $6.37 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings Plc says it entered into amendment No. 2 to its fourth amended, restated credit agreement on Oct 4
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016 06:11am EDT 

Nielsen Holdings Plc : Nielsen Holdings Plc - on oct 4, nielsen finance llc entered into amendment no. 2 to its fourth amended and restated credit agreement . Nielsen Holdings - amended credit agreement provides for incremental facility of class b-2 euro term loans in principal amount of eur 380 million - sec filing . Nielsen Holdings Plc- incremental class b-2 euro term loans will mature in full on april 15, 2021 .Nielsen Holdings Plc - amended credit agreement provides for new class of term loans in an aggregate principal amount of $1.9 billion.  Full Article

Jamere Jackson elected to Lilly board of directors
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 06:45am EDT 

Eli Lilly And Co : Jackson's position prior to ‍joining Nielsen Holdings ​was VP and CFO for GE oil & gas, drilling and surface division . Jamere Jackson elected to Lilly board of directors . Jackson is currently Chief Financial Officer of Nielsen Holdings PLC .Says as a member of Lilly's board, Jamere Jackson will serve on audit and finance committees.  Full Article

Nielsen qtrly EPS $0.31
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 06:30am EDT 

Nielsen Holdings Plc : Nielsen holdings plc qtrly earnings per share $0.31 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.71 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Nielsen reports 2nd quarter 2016 results . Q2 revenue $1.596 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.61 billion .Nielsen holdings plc qtrly adjusted earnings per share $0.71.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings PLC increases quarterly dividend by 11 pct
Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 06:30am EDT 

Nielsen Holdings PLC:Board of Directors approved an increase in the company's quarterly cash dividend of 11% to $0.31 per share.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings PLC and NCC Media sign long-term agreement for national and local TV ratings
Thursday, 25 Feb 2016 10:00am EST 

Nielsen Holdings PLC:Has signed a renewal agreement for the company's local and national ratings data services.Says multi-year agreement will provide NCC Media with continued access to Nielsen industry-standard local and national TV ratings in all 210 measured markets.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings PLC declares quarterly dividend
Thursday, 18 Feb 2016 05:23pm EST 

Nielsen Holdings PLC:Declared a quarterly cash dividend of 28 cents per share of common stock.Dividend is payable on March 17 to stockholders of record date as on March 3.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings PLC and Media General sign long-term, comprehensive renewal agreement for local market measurement
Monday, 8 Feb 2016 01:01pm EST 

Nielsen Holdings PLC:Says reached an agreement with Media General Inc to renew its subscription to Nielsen's local television measurement service.Says long-term renewal agreement provides Nielsen's TV ratings service for all of Media General's owned and operated stations across 48 markets.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings PLC And RPA sign agreement for local buyer reach
Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 01:13pm EST 

Nielsen Holdings PLC:Says has reached an agreement with RPA to license Nielsen's Local Buyer Reach service.  Full Article

Nielsen Holdings PLC elects James A. Attwood, Jr. as Chairman
Monday, 4 Jan 2016 08:00am EST 

Nielsen Holdings PLC:Elects James A. Attwood, Jr. as Chairman.Attwood succeeds David L. Calhoun.Calhoun will continue to serve as a director on Nielsen's board.  Full Article

Nielsen sues comScore to block new TV ratings service

NEW YORK Nielsen Holdings Plc filed a lawsuit on Friday to stop comScore Inc from using its technology to launch a competing service for measuring television audiences.