On March 17, 2023 at 11:51:51 ET an unusually large
$824.96K block of Put contracts in NVIDIA
(NVDA) was bought,
with a strike price of $220.00 / share, expiring in 63 days (on May 19, 2023).
Fintel tracks all large options trades, and the premium spent on this trade was 1.25 sigmas above the mean, placing it in the 90.15 percentile of all recent large trades made in NVDA options.
This trade was first picked up on Fintel’s real time Unusual Option Trades
tool, where unusual option trades are highlighted.
Analyst Price Forecast Suggests 0.78% Downside
As of March 17, 2023,
the average one-year price target for NVIDIA is $253.41.
The forecasts range from a low of $111.10 to a high of $336.00.
The average price target represents a decrease of 0.78% from its latest reported closing price of $255.41.
See our leaderboard of companies with the largest price target upside.
The projected annual revenue for NVIDIA
is $27,481MM, an increase of 1.88%.
The projected annual non-GAAP EPS
What is the Fund Sentiment?
There are 4504 funds or institutions reporting positions in NVIDIA.
This is an increase
owner(s) or 4.53% in the last quarter.
Average portfolio weight of all funds dedicated to NVDA is 0.92%,
Total shares owned by institutions increased
in the last three months by 2.11% to 1,784,861K shares.
The put/call ratio of NVDA is 1.15, indicating a
What are Large Shareholders Doing?
VTSMX – Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund Investor Shares
holds 71,043K shares
representing 2.88% ownership of the company.
In it’s prior filing, the firm reported owning 70,850K shares, representing
its portfolio allocation in NVDA by 11.48% over the last quarter.
VFINX – Vanguard 500 Index Fund Investor Shares
holds 57,562K shares
representing 2.33% ownership of the company.
In it’s prior filing, the firm reported owning 56,763K shares, representing
its portfolio allocation in NVDA by 12.47% over the last quarter.
Price T Rowe Associates
holds 56,957K shares
representing 2.31% ownership of the company.
In it’s prior filing, the firm reported owning 51,913K shares, representing
its portfolio allocation in NVDA by 29.39% over the last quarter.
Geode Capital Management
holds 45,789K shares
representing 1.86% ownership of the company.
In it’s prior filing, the firm reported owning 45,096K shares, representing
its portfolio allocation in NVDA by 13.01% over the last quarter.
Invesco Qqq Trust, Series 1
holds 32,817K shares
representing 1.33% ownership of the company.
In it’s prior filing, the firm reported owning 31,015K shares, representing
its portfolio allocation in NVDA by 29.48% over the last quarter.
NVIDIA Declares $0.04 Dividend
On February 22, 2023 the company declared a regular
quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share ($0.16 annualized).
Shareholders of record as of March 8, 2023
will receive the payment on March 29, 2023.
Previously, the company paid $0.04 per share.
At the current share price of $255.41 / share,
the stock’s dividend yield is 0.06%.
Looking back five years and taking a sample every week, the average dividend yield has been
the lowest has been 0.02%,
and the highest has been 0.50%.
The standard deviation of yields is 0.12 (n=237).
The current dividend yield is
1.09 standard deviations
the historical average.
Additionally, the company’s dividend payout ratio is 0.09.
The payout ratio tells us how much of a company’s income is paid out in dividends. A payout ratio of one (1.0)
means 100% of the company’s income is paid in a dividend.
A payout ratio greater than one means the company is dipping into savings in order to maintain its dividend – not a
Companies with few growth prospects are expected to pay out most of their income in dividends, which typically
means a payout ratio between 0.5 and 1.0.
Companies with good growth prospects are expected to retain some earnings in order to invest
in those growth prospects, which translates to a payout ratio of zero to 0.5.
The company has not increased its dividend in the last three years.
NVIDIA Background Information
(This description is provided by the company.)
NVIDIA is the pioneer of GPU-accelerated computing. The Company specializes in products and platforms for the large, growing markets of gaming, professional visualization, data center, and automotive.
Its creations are loved by the most demanding computer users in the world – gamers, designers, and scientists. And its work is at the center of the most consequential mega-trends in technology.
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