NASDAQ:MKTX - MarketAxess Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $292.17 +2.74 (+0.95 %) (As of 05/20/2019 07:18 AM ET)Previous Close$289.43Today's Range$287.31 - $293.0852-Week Range$172.09 - $293.91Volume470,181 shsAverage Volume303,880 shsMarket Capitalization$11.01 billionP/E Ratio63.93Dividend Yield0.70%Beta0.24 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email MarketAxess Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates an electronic trading platform that enables fixed-income market participants to trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments worldwide. It offers institutional investor and broker-dealer firms the access to global liquidity in U.S. high-grade corporate bonds, emerging markets and high-yield bonds, European bonds, U.S. agency bonds, municipal bonds, leveraged loans, credit default swaps, and other fixed-income securities. The company, through its Open Trading protocols, executes bond trades between and among institutional investor and broker-dealer clients in an all-to-all anonymous trading environment in which it acts as the matched principal counterparty. It also offers trading-related products and services, including Composite+ pricing and other market data products to assist clients with trading decisions; auto-execution and other execution services for clients requiring specialized workflow solutions; connectivity solutions that facilitate straight-through processing; and technology services to optimize trading environments. In addition, the company, through its Trax division, offers a range of pre-and post-trade services, such as trade matching, trade publication, regulatory transaction reporting, and market and reference data across a range of fixed-income and other products. MarketAxess Holdings Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Receive MKTX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MKTX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Security brokers & dealers Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:MKTX Previous Symbol CUSIP57060D10 CIK1278021 Webwww.marketaxess.com Phone212-813-6000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio10.82 Quick Ratio10.82Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio63.93 Forward P/E Ratio57.18 P/E Growth11.43 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$435.57 million Price / Sales25.29 Cash Flow$5.2117 per share Price / Cash Flow56.06 Book Value$16.74 per share Price / Book17.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.57 Net Income$172.85 million Net Margins39.84% Return on Equity29.88% Return on Assets25.96%Miscellaneous Employees476 Outstanding Shares37,700,000Market Cap$11.01 billion Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable MarketAxess (NASDAQ:MKTX) Frequently Asked Questions What is MarketAxess' stock symbol? MarketAxess trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MKTX." How often does MarketAxess pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MarketAxess? MarketAxess declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.51 per share on Wednesday, May 22nd. This represents a $2.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 7th. View MarketAxess' Dividend History. How will MarketAxess' stock buyback program work? MarketAxess declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, October 25th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were MarketAxess' earnings last quarter? MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The financial services provider reported $1.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.37 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $124.49 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $125.43 million. MarketAxess had a return on equity of 29.88% and a net margin of 39.84%. MarketAxess's quarterly revenue was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.27 earnings per share. View MarketAxess' Earnings History. When is MarketAxess' next earnings date? MarketAxess is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MarketAxess. What price target have analysts set for MKTX? 7 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for MarketAxess' stock. Their predictions range from $205.00 to $255.00. On average, they anticipate MarketAxess' share price to reach $226.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 22.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for MarketAxess. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MarketAxess? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MarketAxess in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 6 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for MarketAxess. Has MarketAxess been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about MKTX stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. MarketAxess earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of MarketAxess' key competitors? Some companies that are related to MarketAxess include Credit Suisse Group (CS), TD Ameritrade (AMTD), Raymond James (RJF), Nomura (NMR), SEI Investments (SEIC), Jefferies Financial Group (JEF), Virtu Financial (VIRT), Stifel Financial (SF), Navient (NAVI), Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR), Futu (FHL), Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC), Wisdom Tree Investments (WETF), Investment Technology Group (ITG) and Associated Capital Group (AC). What other stocks do shareholders of MarketAxess own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other MarketAxess investors own include AutoZone (AZO), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Starbucks (SBUX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Paypal (PYPL), Netflix (NFLX), Alphabet (GOOG), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Visa (V) and Broadcom (AVGO). Who are MarketAxess' key executives? MarketAxess' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Richard Mitchell McVey, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)Mr. Antonio Louis DeLise, Chief Financial Officer (Age 57)Mr. Nicholas Themelis, Chief Information Officer (Age 55)Mr. Kevin M. McPherson, Global Head of Sales (Age 48)Mr. Christophe P. D. Roupie, Head of Europe and Asia - Marketaxess Europe Limited & Trax (Age 53) Who are MarketAxess' major shareholders? MarketAxess' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (10.71%), BlackRock Inc. (9.35%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.08%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.75%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.38%) and Primecap Management Co. CA (1.92%). Company insiders that own MarketAxess stock include Antonio L Delise, David G Gomach, John Steinhardt, Kevin M Mcpherson, Nicholas Themelis, Richard M Mcvey and Stephen P Casper. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MarketAxess. Which institutional investors are selling MarketAxess stock? MKTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Primecap Management Co. CA, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC and Voya Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold MarketAxess company stock in the last year include Antonio L Delise, John Steinhardt, Kevin M Mcpherson, Nicholas Themelis and Richard M Mcvey. View Insider Buying and Selling for MarketAxess. Which institutional investors are buying MarketAxess stock? MKTX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Ardevora Asset Management LLP, AJO LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley and FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for MarketAxess. How do I buy shares of MarketAxess? Shares of MKTX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is MarketAxess' stock price today? One share of MKTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $292.17. How big of a company is MarketAxess? MarketAxess has a market capitalization of $11.01 billion and generates $435.57 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $172.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.57 on an earnings per share basis. MarketAxess employs 476 workers across the globe. What is MarketAxess' official website? The official website for MarketAxess is http://www.marketaxess.com. How can I contact MarketAxess? MarketAxess' mailing address is 55 HUDSON YARDS 15TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10001. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-813-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for MarketAxess (NASDAQ MKTX)Community Ranking: 1.8 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 240 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 435 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 675MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MarketAxess and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MKTX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MKTX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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