NASDAQ:MKTX - MarketAxess Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $207.59 +1.61 (+0.78 %) (As of 07/18/2018 04:12 AM ET)Previous Close$205.98Today's Range$205.61 - $209.2852-Week Range$171.45 - $229.84Volume193,200 shsAverage Volume220,577 shsMarket Capitalization$7.67 billionP/E Ratio53.23Dividend Yield0.82%Beta0.62 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 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, credit default swaps, and other fixed-income securities. The company, through its Open Trading protocol, executes trades in certain bonds between and among institutional investor and broker-dealer clients in an all-to-all trading environment on a matched principal basis. It also offers trading-related products and services, including market data to assist clients with trading decisions; connectivity solutions that facilitate straight-through processing; technology services to optimize trading environments; and execution services for exchange-traded fund managers and other clients. In addition, the company, through its Trax division, offers a range of pre-and post-trade services, including 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 SymbolNASDAQ:MKTX CUSIP57060D10 Webwww.marketaxess.com Phone212-831-6000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio9.33 Quick Ratio9.33 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio53.23 Forward P/E Ratio46.65 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$397.47 million Price / Sales19.45 Cash Flow$4.5040 per share Price / Cash46.09 Book Value$13.71 per share Price / Book15.14 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.90 Net Income$148.08 million Net Margins37.61% Return on Equity29.82% Return on Assets27.00% Miscellaneous Employees429 Outstanding Shares37,240,000Market Cap$7,665.61 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 26th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Wednesday, May 23rd. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 8th. View MarketAxess' Dividend History. How will MarketAxess' stock buyback program work? MarketAxess announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, October 25th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were MarketAxess' earnings last quarter? MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The financial services provider reported $1.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.05. The financial services provider earned $114.71 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $114.45 million. MarketAxess had a net margin of 37.61% and a return on equity of 29.82%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 11.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.11 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, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for MarketAxess. What price target have analysts set for MKTX? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for MarketAxess' stock. Their forecasts range from $190.00 to $219.00. On average, they expect MarketAxess' stock price to reach $209.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for MarketAxess. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MarketAxess? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MarketAxess in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of MarketAxess' key competitors? Some companies that are related to MarketAxess include Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR), Nomura (NMR), Raymond James (RJF), SEI Investments (SEIC), Virtu Financial (VIRT), Stifel Financial (SF), Navient (NAVI), Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR), Wisdom Tree Investments (WETF), Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC), Associated Capital Group (AC), Gamco Investors (GBL), Greenhill & Co., Inc. (GHL), Investment Technology Group (ITG) and Cowen Inc Class A (COWN). Who are MarketAxess' key executives? MarketAxess' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Richard Mitchell McVey, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)Mr. Antonio Louis DeLise, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)Mr. Nicholas Themelis, Chief Information Officer (Age 54)Mr. Kevin M. McPherson, Global Head of Sales (Age 47)Mr. Christophe Roupie, Head of Europe and Asia - Marketaxess Europe Limited & Trax (Age 52) Has MarketAxess been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about MKTX stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MarketAxess earned a news sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.68 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are MarketAxess' major shareholders? MarketAxess' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BAILLIE GIFFORD & COMPANY (10.01%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (9.89%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (1.01%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.13%), Forte Capital LLC ADV (0.10%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%). Company insiders that own MarketAxess stock include Antonio L Delise, David G Gomach, John Steinhardt, Kevin M Mcpherson, Nicholas Themelis, Richard M Mcvey, Ronald M Hersch and Stephen P Casper. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MarketAxess. Which major investors are selling MarketAxess stock? MKTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management and Atria Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold MarketAxess company stock in the last year include Antonio L Delise, David G Gomach, John Steinhardt, Kevin M Mcpherson, Nicholas Themelis, Richard M Mcvey and Stephen P Casper. View Insider Buying and Selling for MarketAxess. Which major investors are buying MarketAxess stock? MKTX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Bank of Montreal Can, KAMES CAPITAL plc, Forte Capital LLC ADV, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. 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 $207.59. How big of a company is MarketAxess? MarketAxess has a market capitalization of $7.67 billion and generates $397.47 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $148.08 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.90 on an earnings per share basis. MarketAxess employs 429 workers across the globe. How can I contact MarketAxess? MarketAxess' mailing address is 299 PARK AVENUE 10TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10171. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-831-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for MarketAxess (NASDAQ MKTX)Community Ranking: 1.6 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 166 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 355 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 521MarketBeat'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. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?