NASDAQ:MKTX - MarketAxess Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $219.18 +3.19 (+1.48 %) (As of 01/20/2019 03:11 PM ET)Previous Close$219.18Today's Range$214.4414 - $220.9952-Week Range$172.09 - $231.33Volume155,592 shsAverage Volume244,818 shsMarket Capitalization$8.24 billionP/E Ratio56.20Dividend Yield0.77%Beta0.18 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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 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 Current SymbolNASDAQ:MKTX Previous Symbol CUSIP57060D10 Webwww.marketaxess.com Phone212-813-6000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio7.80 Quick Ratio7.80Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio56.20 Forward P/E Ratio48.71 P/E Growth8.53 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$397.47 million Price / Sales20.73 Cash Flow$4.4667 per share Price / Cash Flow49.07 Book Value$13.71 per share Price / Book15.99Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.90 Net Income$148.08 million Net Margins37.97% Return on Equity29.40% Return on Assets26.42%Miscellaneous Employees429 Outstanding Shares37,590,000Market Cap$8.24 billion 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, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Wednesday, November 21st. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 6th. View MarketAxess' Dividend History. How will MarketAxess' stock buyback program work? MarketAxess declared that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Wednesday, October 25th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were MarketAxess' earnings last quarter? MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The financial services provider reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.09. The financial services provider earned $101.44 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $101.19 million. MarketAxess had a return on equity of 29.40% and a net margin of 37.97%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.90 EPS. View MarketAxess' Earnings History. When is MarketAxess' next earnings date? MarketAxess is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MarketAxess. How can I listen to MarketAxess' earnings call? MarketAxess will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, January 30th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8554254206. What price target have analysts set for MKTX? 9 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for MarketAxess' stock. Their predictions range from $198.00 to $219.00. On average, they expect MarketAxess' share price to reach $209.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for MarketAxess. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MarketAxess? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MarketAxess in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 8 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 articles about MKTX stock have trended extremely positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. MarketAxess earned a news sentiment score of 4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of MarketAxess' key competitors? Some companies that are related to MarketAxess include Credit Suisse Group (CS), TD Ameritrade (AMTD), Nomura (NMR), Raymond James (RJF), SEI Investments (SEIC), Virtu Financial (VIRT), Stifel Financial (SF), Navient (NAVI), Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR), Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC), Wisdom Tree Investments (WETF), Investment Technology Group (ITG), Associated Capital Group (AC), Greenhill & Co., Inc. (GHL) and Gamco Investors (GBL). 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 P. D. Roupie, Head of Europe and Asia - Marketaxess Europe Limited & Trax (Age 52) Who are MarketAxess' major shareholders? MarketAxess' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include KAMES CAPITAL plc (1.05%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.23%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.17%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.16%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%). 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 institutional investors are selling MarketAxess stock? MKTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold MarketAxess company stock in the last year include Antonio L Delise, David G Gomach, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., KAMES CAPITAL plc, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc. and Retirement Systems of Alabama. 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 $219.18. How big of a company is MarketAxess? MarketAxess has a market capitalization of $8.24 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. What is MarketAxess' official website? The official website for MarketAxess is http://www.marketaxess.com. 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 212-813-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for MarketAxess (NASDAQ MKTX)Community Ranking: 1.7 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 215 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 416 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 631MarketBeat'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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