NASDAQ:RILY - B. Riley Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.6881 -0.03 (-0.17 %)
(As of 11/19/2018 01:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.72
Today's Range$17.58 - $18.16
52-Week Range$17.18 - $23.70
Volume4,864 shs
Average Volume36,318 shs
Market Capitalization$470.54 million
P/E Ratio11.36
Dividend Yield1.81%
B. Riley Financial, Inc. provides financial services and solutions in North America, Australia, and Europe. The company operates in four segments: Capital Markets, Auction and Liquidation, Valuation and Appraisal, and Principal Investments - United Online. It offers investment banking services, including merger and acquisitions, restructuring advisory, initial and secondary public offerings, and institutional private placements; and corporate finance, research, securities lending, wealth management, and sales and trading services to corporate, institutional, and high net worth clients. The company also provides retail store liquidation, and wholesale and industrial assets disposition services; valuation and appraisal services to financial institutions, lenders, private equity firms, and other providers of capital; and consumer subscription services consisting of Internet access services under the NetZero and Juno brands, as well as email, Internet security, Web hosting, and other services. In addition, it offers advisory services to private funds, and institutional and high net worth investors; multi-family office practice and wealth management services to ultra-high net worth individuals and families; and senior secured and second lien secured loans to middle market public and the private U.S. companies. The company was formerly known as Great American Group, Inc. and changed its name to B. Riley Financial, Inc. in November 2014. B. Riley Financial, Inc. was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Woodland Hills, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:RILY
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio5.54
Current Ratio4.34
Quick Ratio4.34


Trailing P/E Ratio11.36
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$322.18 million
Price / Sales1.46
Cash Flow$1.6782 per share
Price / Cash10.54
Book Value$10.04 per share
Price / Book1.76


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$11.55 million
Net Margins4.22%
Return on Equity15.70%
Return on Assets2.54%


Outstanding Shares26,550,000
Market Cap$470.54 million

B. Riley Financial (NASDAQ:RILY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is B. Riley Financial's stock symbol?

B. Riley Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RILY."

How often does B. Riley Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for B. Riley Financial?

B. Riley Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 5th. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View B. Riley Financial's Dividend History.

How will B. Riley Financial's stock buyback program work?

B. Riley Financial declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Tuesday, March 20th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $17,300,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through a private placement purchase. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

When is B. Riley Financial's next earnings date?

B. Riley Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for B. Riley Financial.

Has B. Riley Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about RILY stock has been trending very positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing 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. B. Riley Financial earned a news impact score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the asset manager a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of B. Riley Financial's key competitors?

Who are B. Riley Financial's key executives?

B. Riley Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bryant Richard Riley, Chairman & Co-CEO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Kelleher, Co-CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Phillip Ahn CFA, CFO & COO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Alan N. Forman, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Kenneth M. Young, Pres (Age 54)

Who are B. Riley Financial's major shareholders?

B. Riley Financial's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.66%), NWQ Investment Management Company LLC (3.62%), Royce & Associates LP (2.94%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.13%), Equitec Proprietary Markets LLC (0.93%) and Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (0.69%). Company insiders that own B. Riley Financial stock include B Riley Financial, Inc, Bryant R Riley, Daniel Asher, Thomas J /Adv Kelleher and Todd D Sims. View Institutional Ownership Trends for B. Riley Financial.

Which institutional investors are selling B. Riley Financial stock?

RILY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Equitec Proprietary Markets LLC, Manatuck Hill Partners LLC, Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for B. Riley Financial.

Which institutional investors are buying B. Riley Financial stock?

RILY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acuitas Investments LLC, Legato Capital Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P. and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought B. Riley Financial stock in the last two years include B Riley Financial, Inc, Bryant R Riley, Thomas J /Adv Kelleher and Todd D Sims. View Insider Buying and Selling for B. Riley Financial.

How do I buy shares of B. Riley Financial?

Shares of RILY 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 B. Riley Financial's stock price today?

One share of RILY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.6881.

How big of a company is B. Riley Financial?

B. Riley Financial has a market capitalization of $470.54 million and generates $322.18 million in revenue each year. B. Riley Financial employs 833 workers across the globe.

What is B. Riley Financial's official website?

The official website for B. Riley Financial is

How can I contact B. Riley Financial?

B. Riley Financial's mailing address is 21255 BURBANK BLVD. SUITE 400, WOODLAND HILLS CA, 91367. The asset manager can be reached via phone at 818-884-3737 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for B. Riley Financial (NASDAQ RILY)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  117 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  120 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  237
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about B. Riley Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RILY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RILY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by Staff

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