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Best Financial Data & Stock Exchange Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top financial data & stock exchange stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best financial data & stock exchange stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the financial data & stock exchanges industry.

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Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
VALU
VALUE LINE INC
NASDAQ
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$644.56M$67.69-4.49%$35.93M23.83x0.63
SPGI
S&P GLOBAL INC
NYSE
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$119.26B$350.870.10%$5.14B25.22x0.58
FDS
FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS INC
NYSE
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$14.05B$370.80-0.38%$591.17M33.35x0.95
NDAQ
NASDAQ INC
NASDAQ
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$24.15B$146.63-0.73%$1.92B20.77x2.46
MCO
MOODYS CORP
NYSE
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$54.04B$292.88-0.77%$3.00B27.55x5.08
MSCI
MSCI INC
NYSE
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$33.63B$414.61-0.74%$1.19B44.97x-6.34
ICE
INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE INC
NYSE
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$54.91B$98.360.25%$7.11B13.59x8.20
CME
CME GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$68.89B$191.670.04%$4.08B25.02x6.42
MORN
MORNINGSTAR INC
NASDAQ
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
$10.32B$241.56-2.30%$410.30M56.18x1.12

Financial Data & Stock Exchange Stocks FAQ

What are the best financial data & stock exchange stocks to buy right now in May 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best financial data & stock exchange stocks to buy right now are:

1. VALUE LINE (NASDAQ:VALU)


VALUE LINE (NASDAQ:VALU) is the top financial data & stock exchange stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 7 points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 45. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. VALUE LINE has seen its stock return 108.02% over the past year, overperforming other financial data & stock exchange stocks by 112 percentage points.

2. FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS (NYSE:FDS)


FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS (NYSE:FDS) is the second best financial data & stock exchange stock with a Zen Score of 50, which is 5 points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 45. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS has seen its stock return 12.73% over the past year, overperforming other financial data & stock exchange stocks by 17 percentage points.

FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS has an average 1 year price target of $427.10, an upside of 15.18% from FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS's current stock price of $370.80.

FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 10 analysts covering FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS, 10% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 10% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 10% have issued a Sell rating, and 20% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. S&P GLOBAL (NYSE:SPGI)


S&P GLOBAL (NYSE:SPGI) is the third best financial data & stock exchange stock with a Zen Score of 50, which is 5 points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 45. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. S&P GLOBAL has seen its stock lose -7.43% over the past year, underperforming other financial data & stock exchange stocks by -3 percentage points.

S&P GLOBAL has an average 1 year price target of $462.27, an upside of 31.75% from S&P GLOBAL's current stock price of $350.87.

S&P GLOBAL stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 11 analysts covering S&P GLOBAL, 54.55% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 45.45% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the financial data & stock exchange stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 9 financial data & stock exchange stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 financial data & stock exchange stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. CME GROUP (NASDAQ:CME)


CME GROUP (NASDAQ:CME) has an annual dividend yield of 3.63%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 1.27%. CME GROUP's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% ten times in the last 10 years. CME GROUP's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

CME GROUP's dividend payout ratio of 90.7% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. NASDAQ (NASDAQ:NDAQ)


NASDAQ (NASDAQ:NDAQ) has an annual dividend yield of 1.47%, which is the same as the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 1.27%. NASDAQ's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. NASDAQ's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

NASDAQ's dividend payout ratio of 30.6% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE (NYSE:ICE)


INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE (NYSE:ICE) has an annual dividend yield of 1.39%, which is the same as the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 1.27%. INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE's dividend payout ratio of 18.9% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are financial data & stock exchange stocks down?

Financial data & stock exchange stocks were down -0.73% in the last day, and up 0.12% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why financial data & stock exchange stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued financial data & stock exchange stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued financial data & stock exchange stocks right now are:

1. CME GROUP (NASDAQ:CME)


CME GROUP (NASDAQ:CME) is the most undervalued financial data & stock exchange stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. CME GROUP has a valuation score of 43, which is 16 points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 27. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

CME GROUP's stock has dropped -11.8% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the financial data & stock exchange industry by -8 percentage points.

2. NASDAQ (NASDAQ:NDAQ)


NASDAQ (NASDAQ:NDAQ) is the second most undervalued financial data & stock exchange stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. NASDAQ has a valuation score of 43, which is 16 points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 27. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

NASDAQ's stock has dropped -11.09% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the financial data & stock exchange industry by -7 percentage points.

3. S&P GLOBAL (NYSE:SPGI)


S&P GLOBAL (NYSE:SPGI) is the third most undervalued financial data & stock exchange stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. S&P GLOBAL has a valuation score of 43, which is 16 points higher than the financial data & stock exchange industry average of 27. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

S&P GLOBAL's stock has dropped -7.43% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the financial data & stock exchange industry by -3 percentage points.

Are financial data & stock exchange stocks a good buy now?

57.14% of financial data & stock exchange stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect financial data & stock exchange stocks to rise by 31.62% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the financial data & stock exchanges industry?

The average P/E ratio of the financial data & stock exchanges industry is 26.34x.
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