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Virtu Financial Company Profile (NASDAQ:VIRT)

Consensus Ratings for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $21.50 (21.68% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/10/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/5/2016Goldman SachsReiterated RatingBuy$26.00 -> $24.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/6/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$22.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/27/2015Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$22.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2015Sandler O'NeillInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2015BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/24/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016        
5/4/2016Q116$0.35$0.31$134.72 million$192.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2016Q415$0.29$0.27$115.15 million$107.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$0.35$0.40$130.50 million$215.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q215$0.32$0.27$125.03 million$182.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q115$0.42$173.30 million$221.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividend History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016Quarterly$0.245/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2016quarterly$0.244.57%2/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2015quarterly$0.244.02%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015special$0.248/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/23/2016Venu PalaparthiSVPBuy2,000$17.36$34,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/18/2015Michael J BingleDirectorSell6,075,837$21.65$131,541,871.05View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/21/2015John P AbizaidDirectorBuy5,500$19.00$104,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/21/2015Lake Group L.L.C. SilverMajor ShareholderSell8,333,333$17.67$147,249,994.11View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
DateHeadline
06/20/16 08:29 AMCompany Shares of Virtu Financial Drops by -1.91% - Trade Calls
06/18/16 06:38 AMStrong Buy Calls Count For Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) At 1 - Investor Newswire
06/18/16 06:38 AMVirtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
06/14/16 06:44 PMHow a Supercomputer Is Ready to Mint Money From Mexico's Stock Market
06/14/16 06:44 PMVIRTU FINANCIAL, INC. : Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (form 8-K)
06/14/16 03:55 PMVIRTU FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
06/13/16 06:37 PMVolume And Volatility Drive Virtu Financial - Seeking Alpha
06/10/16 10:14 AMTrend Of Rating Given To Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Investor Newswire
06/09/16 04:46 PM[$$] High-Speed Trading Rules for Derivatives Could Be Delayed -
06/08/16 07:44 PMVIRTU FINANCIAL INC. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Financial Condition Compared to S&P 500 - CML News
06/08/16 01:31 PMETF’s with exposure to Virtu Financial, Inc. : June 8, 2016 -
06/08/16 11:32 AMVirtu Financial CEO on the markets -
06/05/16 07:09 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Share Trading News
06/05/16 09:47 AMPerformance Review for Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - HNN
06/04/16 10:20 AMAre Analysts Bearish Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) After Last Week? - HNN
06/03/16 10:12 AMShare Rating Focus on Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - HNN
06/02/16 10:26 AMTarget Price and Stock Performance Rundown for Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - HNN - Target Price and Stock Performance Rundown for Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT)HNNKeeping an eye on share activity using multiple views may be helpful when tracking stock performance. Equity investors have the ability to track short or long term share performance. During the latest trading session, Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT ...
06/02/16 10:26 AMBroker Watchlist: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Share Trading News - Broker Watchlist: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT)Share Trading News08/06/2015 – Virtu Financial, Inc. had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 20 price target on the stock. 05/27/2015 – Citigroup began new coverage on Virtu Financial, Inc. giving the company a “neutral” rating.Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Broker UpdateRisers & FallersVirtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT): Price Target ProjectionsNews Tribuneall 2 news articles »
06/01/16 10:09 AMAfter Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Share Trading News - After Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT)Share Trading News08/06/2015 – Virtu Financial, Inc. had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 20 price target on the stock. 05/27/2015 – Citigroup began new coverage on Virtu Financial, Inc. giving the company a “neutral” rating.and more »
05/30/16 08:50 PMPerformance at a Glance on Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - HNN - Performance at a Glance on Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT)HNNWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently ...and more »
05/26/16 09:57 AMTarget Check and Stock Performance Recap Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Wall Street Hints and News - Target Check and Stock Performance Recap Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT)Wall Street Hints and NewsTracking stock performance from various views may help with share evaluation. Some investors might be more focused on short-term share action while others may prefer to view long-term performance. In recent session activity, Virtu Financial Inc ...and more »
05/26/16 09:57 AMVirtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Updated Broker Price Targets - Share Trading News - Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Updated Broker Price TargetsShare Trading NewsMarket analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets on shares of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT). The latest reports which are currently in issue on Thursday 26th of May state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts ...
05/23/16 04:47 PMETF’s with exposure to Virtu Financial, Inc. : May 23, 2016 -
05/21/16 12:04 PMVIRTU FINANCIAL, INC. Financials -
05/13/16 03:35 PMVIRTU FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
05/12/16 11:45 AMBattle for top trader: Joe makes moves -
05/09/16 03:04 PMETF’s with exposure to Virtu Financial, Inc. : May 9, 2016 -
05/05/16 11:47 AMVirtu Financial, Inc. :VIRT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/04/16 12:37 PMEdited Transcript of VIRT earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-16 11:30am GMT -
05/04/16 09:42 AMHigh-Speed Market-Maker Virtu Financial Sinks On Falling Revenue -
05/04/16 08:30 AMPisani: Three themes moving the markets -
05/04/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Virtu Financial Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
05/04/16 05:31 AMVirtu Financial posts 1Q profit -
05/04/16 05:20 AMVirtu Announces First Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) a leading technology-enabled market maker and liquidity provider to the global financial markets, today reported results for ...
03/06/16 01:31 PMVirtu Financial Class A (NASDAQ:VIRT) Shorts Decreased by 4.4% After Short Covering - Clinton Financial - Virtu Financial Class A (NASDAQ:VIRT) Shorts Decreased by 4.4% After Short CoveringClinton FinancialThe short interest to Virtu Financial Class A's float is 6.39%. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.21 on March 4, hitting $22.14. About 254,667 shares traded hands. Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) has declined 6.07% since July 30, 2015 and is ...
03/05/16 01:36 PMThe NHL’s 44-Year-Old Enigma - Doug Cifu, CEO of high-frequency trading firm Virtu Financial Inc. VIRT-0.96 % and co-owner of the Panthers with Virtu founder Vincent Viola, said the Panthers’ analytics team thought Jagr struggled with the Devils’ trapping schemes and a lack of ice ...
03/04/16 01:49 PMVirtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Price Target Changes - Risers & Fallers - Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Price Target ChangesRisers & FallersA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT). According to the latest broker reports outstanding on Friday 4th of March, 1 analyst has a rating of “strong buy”, 3 analysts ...Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsFinancial Market Newsall 16 news articles »
03/02/16 01:46 PMVirtu Financial Inc Can't Burn Your Short Portfolio. Has Another Weak Session - Business Standard Tribune - Virtu Financial Inc Can't Burn Your Short Portfolio. Has Another Weak SessionBusiness Standard TribuneThe stock of Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 3.36% or $0.75 during the last trading session, hitting $21.56. About 244,176 shares traded hands. Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) has declined 4.70% since July ...Virtu Financial Class A (NASDAQ:VIRT) Short Interest Decreased By 4.4%RiversideGazette.comall 2 news articles »
03/01/16 07:18 AMVirtu Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VIRT-US : March 1, 2016 -
02/27/16 01:24 PMHow Analysts Rated Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Last Week? - RiversideGazette.com - How Analysts Rated Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Last Week?RiversideGazette.comOut of 7 analysts covering Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT), 4 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 57% are positive. Virtu Financial was the topic in 7 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Goldman Sachs ...and more »
02/25/16 01:38 PMUpdated Price Targets On Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Risers & Fallers - Updated Price Targets On Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT)Risers & FallersRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Thursday 25th of February state 1 analyst has a rating of “strong buy”, ...Virtu Financial Inc (VIRT) To Go Ex-Dividend on February 26thThe Hilltop NewsSeatown Holdings Pte. Ltd. Has $19506000 Stake in Virtu Financial Inc (VIRT)Financial Market Newsall 3 news articles »
02/23/16 01:04 PMAre Analysts Bullish Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) After Last Week? - RiversideGazette.com - Are Analysts Bullish Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) After Last Week?RiversideGazette.comOut of 7 analysts covering Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT), 0 rate it “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means NaN are positive. Virtu Financial was the topic in 7 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Goldman Sachs ...Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT): Sell-Side Analysts View on EarningsUptick Analystall 3 news articles »
02/22/16 01:11 PMTired of Boogeymen Portrayals, Speed Traders Take to NYSE Floor - They’re joining other automated market makers, Virtu Financial Inc. and IMC, who now oversee nearly all transactions on the floor. “It gives them legitimacy,” said Rich Repetto, an exchange and brokerage analyst at Sandler O’Neill & Partners LP.
02/18/16 01:20 PMNew Price Targets On Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Risers & Fallers - New Price Targets On Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT)Risers & FallersRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Thursday 18th of February state 1 analyst has a rating of “strong buy”, ...Virtu Financial Class A (NASDAQ:VIRT) Sellers Covered 0.56% of Their ShortsRiversideGazette.comall 2 news articles »
02/15/16 08:14 AM[$$] Virtu backs Aquis's aggressive trading clampdown - [at Financial Times] - Virtu Financial, one of the world's largest electronic market makers, has backed a move by a small UK company to clamp down on aggressive trading at its share trading facility. The US group has come out ...
02/12/16 01:21 PMUBS Maintains Virtu Financial Inc to Buy with Price Target $24.00 - Street Edition - UBS Maintains Virtu Financial Inc to Buy with Price Target $24.00Street EditionBrokerage firm UBS Maintains its rating on Virtu Financial Inc(NASDAQ:VIRT). In a research note issued to the investors, the brokerage major Lowers a price-target of $24.00 per share. The shares have been rated Buy. The rating by UBS was issued on Feb ...
02/10/16 12:57 PMRevenue Update on Virtu Financial Inc(NASDAQ:VIRT) - Street Edition - Revenue Update on Virtu Financial Inc(NASDAQ:VIRT)Street EditionVirtu Financial Inc(NASDAQ:VIRT) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2015 and Q4. The results came in during Pre-market on Feb 4, 2016. Company reported revenue of $176.90M. Analysts estimated a revenue of $115.15M. Earnings per share ...Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) Had Its Price Target Cut by 11.11% at UBS Securities to $24.00WallStreet.orgVirtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Analyst Ratings and Target UpdateUptick Analystall 3 news articles »
02/09/16 12:53 PMICAP Revenue Declines as CEO Spencer Bets on Speed Traders - The chief executive officer of ICAP Plc, which reported a 7 percent drop in revenue from electronic markets, says high-frequency trading firms such as Citadel LLC and Virtu Financial Inc. will help to make up for reduced trading from banks. “We are ...
02/04/16 03:57 PMEdited Transcript of VIRT earnings conference call or presentation 4-Feb-16 1:00pm GMT -
02/04/16 03:33 PMVirtu Financial to launch 'velvet rope' agency trading service - [Reuters] - Virtu Financial plans to launch later this year a "velvet rope" service in which it will execute trades for select institutional investors, Doug Cifu, head of the automated trading firm, said on Thursday. The agency offering would not require any new hires or infrastructure at the firm, Cifu said on a call with analysts after Virtu reported a 37.7 percent decrease in net income to $42.9 million for the fourth quarter. "What we have at Virtu is a technology plant that is multi-asset class, multi-currency and very low latency and very efficient and very scaled," he said.
About Virtu Financial

Virtu Financial logoVirtu Financial, Inc. is a financial holding company. The Company is a technology-enabled market maker and liquidity provider to the financial markets. The Company is engaged in buying and selling securities and other financial instruments. The Company provides liquidity and competitive pricing in foreign currency markets directly to market participants on its own trading platform called VFX and through other customized liquidity arrangements. The Company has developed a multi-asset, multi-currency technology platform that integrates with exchanges and other trading venues through customized infrastructure to provide continuous bid and offer quotations on assets traded electronically around the world. Its platform generates and disseminates continuous bid and offer quotes on over 11,000 tradable listed products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Industry: Investment Brokerage - National
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VIRT
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.67
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.86
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.87
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -6.49
  • Market Cap: $694.73M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.20 EPS
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