Share Purchase Program

NIELSEN HOLDINGS PLC (NYSE - NLSN)

As of December 31, 2015, Nielsen has ~$850M of share repurchase authorization to be executed over 2016-2017. Repurchases will be made in accordance with applicable securities laws from time to time in the open market or otherwise depending on Nielsen management’s evaluation of market conditions and other factors. the program will be executed under, and within the limitations of, an existing shareholder authority. 

 

** Due to the UK redomiciliation, Nielsen is no longer required to update the share repurchase activity on a weekly basis. Going forward, we will provide quarterly updates, consistent with industry practice. Information will also be available in our quarterly 10-Q filings.

 

Trade Period Number of shares
bought
Average
price paid per
share
Total consideration ($M)
Week of 11/4/13 - 11/8/13 150,000 $39.27 $5.89M
Week of 11/11/13 - 11/15/13 139,839 $39.72 $5.55M
Week of 2/3/14 - 2/7/14 60,239 $41.01 $2.47M
Week of 2/24/14 - 2/28/14 291,091 $46.76 $13.61M
Week of 3/24/14 - 3/28/14     12,500 $44.33 $0.55M
Week of 3/31/14 - 4/4/14 63,191 $44.98 $2.84M
Week of 4/7/14 - 4/11/14 68,820 $43.50 $2.99M
Week of 4/14/14 - 4/18/14 51,727 $43.78 $2.26M
Week of 4/21/14 - 4/25/14 73,734 $45.45 $3.35M
Week of 5/5/14 - 5/9/14 66,750 $47.09 $3.14M
Week of 5/12/14 - 5/16/14 66,600 $46.98 $3.13M
Week of 5/19/14 - 5/23/14 65,500 $47.39  $3.10M
Week of 5/26/14 - 5/30/14 24,394 $47.92 $1.17M
Week of 6/2/14 - 6/6/14 56,716 $47.57 $2.70M
Week of 6/9/14 - 6/13/14 61,425 $47.14 $2.90M
Week of 6/16/14 - 6/20/14 55,137 $47.17 $2.60M
Week of 6/23/14 - 6/27/14 53,776 $48.32 $2.60M 
Week of 6/30/14 - 7/3/14 35,882 $48.98 $1.76M
Week of 7/7/14 - 7/11/14 37,118 $48.82 $1.81M
Week of 7/14/14 - 7/18/14 38,423 $48.38 $1.86M
Week of 7/21/14 - 7/25/14 37,620 $48.27 $1.82M
Week of 7/28/14 - 8/1/14 67,788 $46.85 $3.18M
Week of 8/4/14 - 8/8/14 40,839  $46.66 $1.91M 
Week of 8/11/14 - 8/15/14 34,164 $47.58  $1.63M
Week of 8/18/14 - 8/22/14 33,297 $48.22 $1.61M
Week of 8/25/14 - 8/29/14 50,099 $46.92 $2.35M
Week of 9/2/14 - 9/5/14 35,019 $46.62 $1.63M
Week of 9/8/14 - 9/12/14 44,538  $45.91  $2.04M 
Week of 9/15/14 - 9/19/14 44,800 $44.69 $2.00M 
Week of 9/22/14 - 9/26/14 44,980 $44.46 $2.00M
Week of 9/29/14 - 10/3/14 50,256 $44.11  $2.22M
Week of 10/6/14 - 10/10/14 58,722 $42.17 $2.48M
Week of 10/13/14 - 10/17/14 56,504  $41.95  $2.37M
Week of 10/20/14 - 10/24/14 49,671 $42.58 $2.11M
Week of 10/27/14 - 10/31/14 3,361,387 $40.32 $135.53M
Week of 11/3/14 - 11/7/14 720,795  $42.65 $30.74M
Week of 11/10/14 - 11/14/14 770,000  $42.72  $32.90M 
Week of 11/17/14 - 11/21/14 444,893 $41.60 $18.51M
Week of 11/24/14 - 11/28/14 517,925 $41.44 $21.46M
Week of 12/1/14 - 12/5/14 889,808 $42.74 $38.03M
Week of 12/8/14 - 12/12/14 827,857  $43.84 $36.29M
Week of 12/15/14 - 12/19/14 861,046  $43.91  $37.81M 
Week of 12/22/14 - 12/26/14 668,113  $45.29 $30.26M 
Week of 12/29/14 - 1/2/15 582,156  $45.28 $26.36M 
Week of 1/5/15 - 1/9/15 320,450 $43.12 $13.82M 
Week of 1/12/15 - 1/16/15 328,524  $42.68 $14.02M 
Week of 1/20/15 - 1/23/15 251,628  $44.17 $11.11M 
Week of 1/26/15 - 1/30/15 331,147  $44.25 $14.65M 
Week of 2/2/15 - 2/6/15 315,878  $43.75  $13.82M
Week of 2/9/15 - 2/13/15 296,173  $43.94  $13.01M
Week of 2/23/15 - 2/27/15 50,000  $45.26  $2.26M 
Week of 3/2/15 - 3/6/15 100,000  $44.81  $4.48M 
Week of 3/16/15 - 3/20/15 340,745 $43.42 $14.79M
Week of 3/23/15 - 3/27/15 357,675  $43.48 $15.55M
Week of 3/30/15 - 4/3/15 283,430 $44.87  $12.72M
Week of 4/6/15 - 4/10/15  364,234 $45.84 $16.69M
Week of 4/13/15 - 4/17/15 397,333 $45.26 $17.98M 
Week of 4/20/15 - 4/24/15 319,570  $45.60  $14.57M
Week of 4/27/15 - 5/1/15 287,000 $45.35 $13.02M 
Week of 5/4/15 - 5/8/15  290,000 $45.38  $13.16M 
Week of 5/11/15 - 5/15/15 297,000  $44.90  $13.34M 
Week of 5/18/15 - 5/22/15 290,000 $45.84 $13.29M 
Week of 5/26/15 - 5/29/15 224,300 $45.21 $10.14M
Week of 6/1/15 - 6/4/15 308,000  $44.95  $13.84M 
Week of 6/8/15 - 6/12/15 297,500 $44.84  $13.34M 
Week of 6/15/15 - 6/19/15 285,000  $45.11  $12.86M 
Week of 6/22/15 - 6/26/15304,836 $45.92 $14.00M
Week of 6/29/15 - 7/3/15246,000$45.11$11.10M
Week of 7/6/15 - 7/10/15 293,700 $44.70 $13.13M
Week of 7/13/15 - 7/17/15278,800 $45.71  $12.74M 
Week of 7/20/15 - 7/24/15292,500$45.39$13.28M 
Week of 7/27/15 - 7/31/15223,492 $46.89$10.48M 
Week of 8/3/15 - 8/7/15440,200 $47.24 $20.79M
Week of 8/10/15 - 8/14/15542,000 $47.96 $25.99M 
Week of 8/17/15 - 8/21/15546,400 $47.75 $26.09M 
Week of 8/24/15 - 8/28/15240,050 $44.14 $10.60M