CMC Markets Plc Company Profile (LON:CMCX)

About CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)

CMC Markets Plc logoCMC Markets plc is a holding company. The Company is a provider of online and mobile trading servicing both retail and institutional clients. The Company enables clients to trade over 10,000 financial instruments, including indices, commodities, foreign exchange (FX) and equities through its trading platform. It operates through three segments: UK and Ireland (UK & IE), Europe, and Australia, New Zealand and Singapore (APAC) and Canada. Clients can trade the markets via contracts for difference (CFDs), financial spread bets (UK and Ireland segment only) and binaries. With the Company's spread bet, a client bets a specific stake size per point movement of a product, rather than trading a specific number of shares or units. The Company offers four types of binaries: Ladder, One Touch, Up/Down and Range. It also offers Australian wholesale and retail clients the ability to buy and sell Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and SSX (formerly APX) listed products and managed funds.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £423.33 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 287,489,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 143.08
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 126.81
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 90.95 - GBX 293.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.83
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £160.24 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.64
  • Book Value: GBX 0.68 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.17
  • Net Margins: 28.71%
  • Return on Equity: 26.11%
  • Return on Assets: 20.22%
  • Average Volume: 282,110 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)

What is CMC Markets Plc's stock symbol?

CMC Markets Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CMCX."

How often does CMC Markets Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CMC Markets Plc?

CMC Markets Plc announced a dividend on Thursday, June 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 5.95 per share on Friday, August 25th. This represents a yield of 4.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd. This is an increase from CMC Markets Plc's previous dividend of $2.98. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View CMC Markets Plc's Dividend History.

Where is CMC Markets Plc's stock going? Where will CMC Markets Plc's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for CMC Markets Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 100 to GBX 315. On average, they anticipate CMC Markets Plc's stock price to reach GBX 173.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for CMC Markets Plc.

Who are some of CMC Markets Plc's key competitors?

Who are CMC Markets Plc's key executives?

CMC Markets Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Peter A. Cruddas, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Grant Jeffrey Foley, Chief Financial Officer - Head of Risk, Director
  • David Malcolm Fineberg, Group Director - Trading, Director
  • Jonathan Bradshaw, Company Secretary
  • Simon John Waugh, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Malcolm McCaig, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • James Richards, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Manjit Wolstenholme, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy CMC Markets Plc stock?

Shares of CMC Markets Plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is CMC Markets Plc's stock price today?

One share of CMC Markets Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 147.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CMC Markets Plc (LON CMCX)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  34 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  62 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  96
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CMC Markets Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 173.75

Analysts' Ratings History for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/30/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingSellGBX 100View Rating Details
6/30/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 140View Rating Details
6/19/2017Shore CapitalDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
4/13/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 140View Rating Details
1/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 315View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $10.57 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for CMC Markets Plc (LON CMCX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/8/2017GBX 5.954.43%8/3/20178/3/20178/25/2017
11/23/2016GBX 2.981.53%12/1/201612/1/201612/23/2016
6/8/2016GBX 5.361.95%9/8/20169/8/20169/29/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/5/2017David FinebergInsiderBuy206GBX 146£300.76
6/5/2017Grant FoleyInsiderBuy234GBX 128£299.52
5/5/2017Grant FoleyInsiderBuy242GBX 124£300.08
3/6/2017Grant FoleyInsiderBuy248GBX 121£300.08
2/8/2017Grant FoleyInsiderBuy133GBX 113£150.29
1/5/2017Grant FoleyInsiderBuy129GBX 117£150.93
12/5/2016Grant FoleyInsiderBuy81GBX 186£150.66
11/7/2016Grant FoleyInsiderBuy74GBX 203£150.22
10/5/2016David FinebergInsiderBuy76GBX 198£150.48
9/5/2016Fineberg,DavidInsiderBuy53GBX 285£151.05
8/8/2016Foley,GrantInsiderBuy53GBX 280£148.40
7/5/2016Foley,GrantInsiderBuy56GBX 266£148.96
6/6/2016Foley,GrantInsiderBuy55GBX 276£151.80
5/5/2016Fineberg,DavidInsiderBuy60GBX 252£151.20
4/7/2016Foley,GrantInsiderBuy727GBX 247£1,795.69
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
Latest Headlines for CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX)
DateHeadline logoInsider Buying: CMC Markets Plc (LON:CMCX) Insider Acquires 206 Shares of Stock - July 7 at 10:39 AM logoGoldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for CMC Markets Plc (CMCX) - July 1 at 8:08 PM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Given Sell Rating at Numis Securities Ltd - June 30 at 11:00 AM logoShore Capital Downgrades CMC Markets Plc (CMCX) to Hold - June 19 at 8:16 PM logoETFs with exposure to CMC Markets Plc : June 16, 2017 - June 16 at 5:06 PM logoCMC Markets Plc :CMCX-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : June 14, 2017 - June 14 at 10:18 PM logoCMC Markets Plc :CMCX-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 14, 2017 - June 14 at 10:18 PM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) to Issue Dividend of GBX 5.95 - June 9 at 1:22 PM logoUK's CMC Markets reports lower FY profit amidst quieter markets - June 9 at 6:22 AM logoShore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for CMC Markets Plc (CMCX) - June 8 at 8:32 PM logo[$$] CMC profits decline amid low market volatility - June 8 at 5:24 PM logoEdited Transcript of CMCX.L earnings conference call or presentation 8-Jun-17 8:30am GMT - June 8 at 5:24 PM logo[$$] CMC needs experienced traders not shocked by risk exposure - June 8 at 5:24 PM logoGrant Foley Buys 234 Shares of CMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Stock - June 7 at 1:26 PM logo[$$] IG Group points to modest full-year ahead of clampdown - June 1 at 4:58 PM logoEurope Stocks Rise as Traders Assess Growth Post French Election - May 12 at 9:57 PM logoCMC Markets Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors - May 10 at 4:34 PM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Insider Grant Foley Acquires 242 Shares - May 9 at 10:30 AM logoCMC Markets Plc's (CMCX)  Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd - May 9 at 10:26 AM logoCMC Markets Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CMCX-GB : May 9, 2017 - May 9 at 8:13 AM logoCMC Markets Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CMCX-GB : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 10:05 AM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Earns "Equal weight" Rating from Morgan Stanley - April 13 at 2:08 PM logoCMC Markets Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CMCX-GB : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 9:04 AM logoCMC Markets Plc : CMCX-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 02nd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 9:04 AM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd - April 5 at 12:07 PM logoCMC Markets Plc's (CMCX) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital - April 5 at 4:37 AM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital - March 31 at 7:25 PM logo[$$] CMC Markets retail platform gains users despite tough new rules - March 30 at 4:48 PM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Earns Sell Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - March 30 at 3:46 PM logoGLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise, but gains for dollar, oil capped by jitters - March 23 at 4:46 PM logoStock markets drop on oil price slide - March 9 at 4:58 PM logoEnergy firms lead Asia markets down after oil plunge, dollar up - March 9 at 3:08 AM logoCMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Insider Purchases £300.08 in Stock - March 9 at 1:27 AM logo2 ‘secret’ dividend stocks trading at dirt-cheap prices - March 3 at 2:39 AM logoEdited Transcript of CMCX.L earnings conference call or presentation 8-Jun-16 8:00am GMT - February 28 at 7:33 AM logoGLOBAL MARKETS-Trump's "big" spending hopes nudge stocks higher - February 28 at 7:33 AM logoGlobal stocks extend retreat as Trump rally ends - February 17 at 5:49 PM logoGlobal equities rocked by Trump travel ban - January 30 at 5:15 PM logoSpreadbetting firm CMC sees sector challenges from regulatory clampdown - January 26 at 3:33 AM logoEuropean stocks brush off Brexit court ruling - January 24 at 4:55 PM logoStocks rise as Donald Trump takes over - January 20 at 5:32 PM logoPound jumps after Brexit speech - January 17 at 5:13 PM logoYou’d be crazy to buy these two shares right now - January 17 at 8:59 AM logoOil rises on weaker dollar, Saudi commitment to cut output - January 17 at 8:59 AM logoFX website Finance Magnates agrees to buy peer ForexLive - January 5 at 4:56 PM logoTokyo down again as Asian markets end volatile year - December 30 at 4:47 PM logoLondon stocks lifted by 'Santa Rally' - December 28 at 12:14 PM logoUK spread betters consider move overseas amid crackdown - December 22 at 4:29 PM logoOil prices up in quiet session as year-end approaches - December 22 at 4:29 PM logoUS stocks pull back; Italian bank woes weigh on Europe - December 21 at 10:06 PM


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CMC Markets Plc (CMCX) Chart for Thursday, July, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/20/2017 by Staff