BGC Partners Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.19 %)
(As of 08/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume2.05 million shs
Average Volume3.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.04 billion
P/E Ratio24.14
Dividend Yield0.75%
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About BGC Partners

BGC Partners, Inc. operates as a brokerage and financial technology company in the United States, Canada, Europe, the United Kingdom, Latin America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and internationally. It offers various brokerage products, such as fixed income, such as government bonds, corporate bonds, and other debt instruments, as well as related interest rate derivatives and credit derivatives; and fixed income, equity derivatives and cash equities, energy and commodities, shipping, insurance, and futures and options. The company also provides other services that include trade execution, brokerage, clearing, trade compression, post-trade, information, and other back office services to financial and non-financial institutions. In addition, it offers electronic brokerage, financial technology solutions, market data, post-trade services, and analytics related to financial instrument and markets under the Fenics, BGC Trader, CreditMatch, Fenics Market Data, BGC Market Data, kACE2, EMBonds, Capitalab, Swaptioniser, CBID, and Lucera brand names. Further, the company provides screen-based market solutions, which enable its clients to develop a marketplace, trade with their customers, issue debt, trade odd lots, access program trading interfaces, and access its network and intellectual property; option pricing and analysis tools; and software and technology infrastructure for the transactional and technology related elements. It primarily serves banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, governments, and corporations, as well as investment firms. BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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Overall MarketRank

1.98 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

683rd out of 1,320 stocks

Security & Commodity Brokers, Dealers, Exchanges & Services Industry

10th out of 13 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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BGC Partners (NASDAQ:BGCP) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting BGC Partners?

BGC Partners saw a decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 15,800,000 shares, a decrease of 21.8% from the June 15th total of 20,200,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,830,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.1 days. Approximately 5.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is BGC Partners' next earnings date?

BGC Partners is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for BGC Partners

How can I listen to BGC Partners' earnings call?

BGC Partners will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 4th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "1015-7576".

How were BGC Partners' earnings last quarter?

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:BGCP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $567.58 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $573.10 million. BGC Partners had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 36.06% and a net margin of 4.37%. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share.
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How has BGC Partners' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

BGC Partners' stock was trading at $4.02 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BGCP shares have increased by 32.1% and is now trading at $5.31.
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How often does BGC Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BGC Partners?

BGC Partners announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 29th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.01 per share on Wednesday, June 2nd. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 18th.
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Is BGC Partners a good dividend stock?

BGC Partners pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.75%. BGC Partners does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of BGC Partners is 6.90%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BGC Partners will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.48% next year. This indicates that BGC Partners will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has BGC Partners issued on next quarter's earnings?

BGC Partners updated its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 28th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $485 million-$535 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $510.05 million.

Who are BGC Partners' key executives?

BGC Partners' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Howard W. Lutnick, Chairman & CEO (Age 59, Pay $12M)
  • Mr. Steven Bisgay CPA, CPA, Exec. MD & CFO (Age 54, Pay $2M)
  • Mr. Sean A. Windeatt, Chief Operating Officer (Age 48, Pay $2.47M)
  • Mr. Stephen Marcus Merkel, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 62, Pay $1.75M)
  • Mr. Shaun D. Lynn, Vice Chairman (Age 58, Pay $3.83M)
  • Mr. Steven J. Sadoff, Chief Information Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jason Chryssicas, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Adrian Thomas, Director of Communications
  • Ms. Karen Laureano-Rikardsen, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Lori Pennay, Sr. MD and Global Head of HR & Partnership

What is Howard W. Lutnick's approval rating as BGC Partners' CEO?

96 employees have rated BGC Partners CEO Howard W. Lutnick on Howard W. Lutnick has an approval rating of 45% among BGC Partners' employees. This puts Howard W. Lutnick in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of BGC Partners' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BGC Partners own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BGC Partners investors own include NGL Energy Partners (NGL), Energy Transfer (ET), Ford Motor (F), Newmark Group (NMRK), Ivanhoe Mines (IVN), Lumen Technologies (LUMN), New Residential Investment (NRZ), (AI), Ares Capital (ARCC) and Annaly Capital Management (NLY).

What is BGC Partners' stock symbol?

BGC Partners trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BGCP."

Who are BGC Partners' major shareholders?

BGC Partners' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include AltraVue Capital LLC (0.60%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.22%), Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (0.04%), Arizona State Retirement System (0.02%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.02%) and Cutler Group LP (0.00%).
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Which institutional investors are selling BGC Partners stock?

BGCP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisor Group Holdings Inc., and Arizona State Retirement System.
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Which institutional investors are buying BGC Partners stock?

BGCP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AltraVue Capital LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Cutler Group LP, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Raymond James Trust N.A., and Tuttle Tactical Management.
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How do I buy shares of BGC Partners?

Shares of BGCP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BGC Partners' stock price today?

One share of BGCP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.31.

How much money does BGC Partners make?

BGC Partners has a market capitalization of $2.04 billion and generates $2.06 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $48.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.58 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does BGC Partners have?

BGC Partners employs 5,000 workers across the globe.

What is BGC Partners' official website?

The official website for BGC Partners is

Where are BGC Partners' headquarters?

BGC Partners is headquartered at 499 PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10022.

How can I contact BGC Partners?

BGC Partners' mailing address is 499 PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-610-2200.

This page was last updated on 8/3/2021 by Staff
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