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BGC Partners Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.03 (+0.69 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.35
50-Day Range
MA: $4.19
52-Week Range
Now: $4.35
Volume3.87 million shs
Average Volume3.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.61 billion
P/E Ratio39.55
Dividend Yield0.92%
BGC Partners, Inc. operates as a brokerage and financial technology company in the United States, the United Kingdom, rest of Asia, France, the Middle East, Africa, rest of Europe, and internationally. It offers various brokerage products, such as fixed income, foreign exchange, equities, energy and commodities, insurance, and futures. The company also provides other services that include trade execution, broker dealer, clearing, trade compression, post-trade, information, and other back office services to financial and non-financial institutions. In addition, it offers fully 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; software and technology infrastructure for the transactional and technology related elements; and option pricing and analysis tools. It primarily serves banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, governments, and corporations, as well as investment firms. BGC Partners, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security & commodity brokers, dealers, exchanges & services
Sub-IndustryInvestment Banking & Brokerage
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BGCP
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.10 billion
Cash Flow$1.38 per share
Book Value$2.10 per share


Net Income$55.71 million


Market Cap$1.61 billion
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.28 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

832nd out of 1,940 stocks

Security & Commodity Brokers, Dealers, Exchanges & Services Industry

10th out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.03 (+0.69 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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BGC Partners (NASDAQ:BGCP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is BGC Partners a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BGC Partners in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" BGC Partners stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BGCP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than BGC Partners?

Wall Street analysts have given BGC Partners a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but BGC Partners wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is BGC Partners' next earnings date?

BGC Partners is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How were BGC Partners' earnings last quarter?

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:BGCP) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.01. BGC Partners had a net margin of 2.21% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 40.10%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.12 EPS.
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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 8.2% and is now trading at $4.35.
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How often does BGC Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BGC Partners?

BGC Partners declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 25th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 16th will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Tuesday, March 30th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.92%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 15th.
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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 0.92%. BGC Partners does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of BGC Partners is 6.56%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BGC Partners will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.80% 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 issued an update on its first quarter 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $540-590 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $565.85 million.

Who are BGC Partners' key executives?

BGC Partners' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Howard W. Lutnick, Chairman & CEO (Age 59, Pay $11.75M)
  • Mr. Sean A. Windeatt, Chief Operating Officer (Age 48, Pay $2.17M)
  • Mr. Stephen Marcus Merkel, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 62, Pay $1.75M)
  • Mr. Steven Bisgay CPA, CPA, Exec. MD & CFO (Age 54)
  • 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
  • Mr. Daniel M. LaVecchia, Exec. MD of North America Operations & Global Head of FX Products

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

96 employees have rated BGC Partners CEO Howard W. Lutnick on Glassdoor.com. 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), C3.ai (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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.07%), Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (4.35%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (2.15%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (2.15%), Morgan Stanley (1.41%) and Norges Bank (1.11%).
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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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Advisors Capital Management LLC, FJ Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Northern Trust Corp.
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Which institutional investors are buying BGC Partners stock?

BGCP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., and Alyeska Investment Group L.P..
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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 $4.35.

How much money does BGC Partners make?

BGC Partners has a market capitalization of $1.61 billion and generates $2.10 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $55.71 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does BGC Partners have?

BGC Partners employs 5,200 workers across the globe.

What is BGC Partners' official website?

The official website for BGC Partners is www.bgcpartners.com.

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 3/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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