Virtu Financial Company Profile (NASDAQ:VIRT)

About Virtu Financial

Virtu Financial logoVirtu Financial, Inc. is a holding company. The Company is a technology-enabled market maker and liquidity provider to the financial markets across the world. It is engaged in buying or selling a range of securities and other financial instruments and earning small bid/ask spreads across various transactions. It has a single, multi-asset, multi-currency technology platform through which it provides quotations to buyers and sellers in equities, commodities, currencies, options, fixed income and other securities on exchanges, markets and liquidity pools in various countries around the world. It makes markets in a range of different assets classes, such as Americas Equities; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Equities; Asia Pacific (APAC) Equities; Global Commodities; Global Currencies, and Options, Fixed Income and Other Securities. It makes markets for global banks, brokers and other intermediaries, and indirectly provides services to retail and institutional investors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Brokerage - National
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VIRT
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.65
  • P/E Growth: -3.94
  • Market Cap: $665.29M
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,235,000
  • Beta: -0.05
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $20.50 (17.82% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$16.50View Rating Details
4/5/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$26.00 -> $24.50View Rating Details
8/6/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$22.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
5/27/2015Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$22.00View Rating Details
5/11/2015Sandler O'NeillInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details
5/11/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details
5/11/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details
5/11/2015BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$24.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
8/3/2016Q216$0.24$0.24$105.12 million$174.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.35$0.31$134.72 million$192.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.29$0.27$115.15 million$107.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.35$0.40$130.50 million$215.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.32$0.27$125.03 million$182.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.42$173.30 million$221.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:5.52%
Payout Ratio:91.43% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)

Dividend History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/4/2016quarterly$0.246.01%8/30/20169/1/20169/15/2016
5/4/2016Quarterly$0.245/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
2/5/2016quarterly$0.244.57%2/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.244.02%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
8/6/2015special$0.248/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/5/2016Douglas A CifuCEOBuy60,000$16.51$990,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Venu PalaparthiSVPBuy2,000$17.36$34,720.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Michael J BingleDirectorSell6,075,837$21.65$131,541,871.05View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015John P AbizaidDirectorBuy5,500$19.00$104,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015Lake Group L.L.C. SilverMajor ShareholderSell8,333,333$17.67$147,249,994.11View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT)
DateHeadline
News IconShares Down for the Quarter: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Post News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 28 at 7:26 AM
investornewswire.com logoVirtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Gets 0 Recommendations To Sell - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investornewswire.com - August 26 at 10:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoVirtu Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VIRT-US : August 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 10:59 AM
News IconStock Heading Down Over the Last Month Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Post News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 25 at 7:40 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Virtu Financial, Inc. : August 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 24 at 7:50 PM
News IconBessemer leads $29M investment into email security provider Virtu (NASDAQ:VIRT)
siliconangle.com - August 22 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVIRTU FINANCIAL, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:VIRT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 7:36 PM
News IconStock Tracking Lower for the Quarter: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Post News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 20 at 11:08 AM
News IconInstitutions Have Decreased Their Ownership of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Post News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 19 at 7:57 PM
investornewswire.com logoWill Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Hit $22 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investornewswire.com - August 19 at 7:57 PM
News IconShares Moving Lower Over the Past Month Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Post News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 18 at 8:21 PM
bloomberg.com logoThe new Wall Street: Even big banks want help navigating markets (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.bloomberg.com - August 18 at 11:15 AM
News IconCrowd & Analysts Have Spoken: Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Stock Update - Post News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 17 at 11:04 AM
bloomberg.com logoCitadel, Virtu Tell SEC Treasuries Plan Won’t Go Far Enough (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.bloomberg.com - August 17 at 11:04 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Virtu Financial says files for mixed shelf of up to $500 mln (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.reuters.com - August 16 at 8:13 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoVIRTU FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:VIRT)
biz.yahoo.com - August 12 at 8:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Virtu Financial, Inc. : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 8:15 PM
News IconOn the new Wall Street, even big banks want help navigating markets (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.hutchnews.com - August 11 at 11:35 AM
bloomberg.com logoVirtu Never Loses (Well, Almost Never) (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.bloomberg.com - August 11 at 11:35 AM
News IconOn the new Wall Street, even big banks need help navigating markets (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.afr.com - August 10 at 8:48 PM
istreetwire.com logoAnalytical Report: J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM), Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT), Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc ... - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:VIRT)
istreetwire.com - August 8 at 8:20 PM
streetupdates.com logoNoteworthy Buzzers: PrivateBancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:PVTB) , Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Street Updates (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.streetupdates.com - August 8 at 8:20 PM
thestreet.com logoInteresting VIRT Call Options For August 19th (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.thestreet.com - August 6 at 10:43 AM
investopedia.com logoJPMorgan Strikes Deal With Virtu Financial For US Treasury Tech Trading (JPM, VIRT) (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investopedia.com - August 6 at 10:43 AM
investopedia.com logoJPMorgan Strikes Deal With Virtu Financial For US Treasury Tech ... - Investopedia (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investopedia.com - August 5 at 8:22 PM
News IconVirtu Financial strikes US Treasury tech trading deal with JPMorgan - Finextra (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.finextra.com - August 4 at 8:37 PM
investornewswire.com logoStrong Sell Calls For Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) At 0 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investornewswire.com - August 4 at 8:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoVirtu Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.nasdaq.com - August 3 at 11:29 AM
bloomberg.com logoJPMorgan to Use Computerized Trader’s Technology for Bonds (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.bloomberg.com - August 3 at 11:29 AM
wsj.com logoHigh-Frequency Trading Firm Virtu Partners With J.P. Morgan Chase (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.wsj.com - August 3 at 11:29 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoVirtu Financial posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:VIRT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 11:29 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] High-Frequency Trading Firm Virtu Partners With J.P. Morgan Chase (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.wsj.com - August 3 at 11:29 AM
marketwatch.com logo10-Q: SPDR GOLD TRUST (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.marketwatch.com - August 2 at 8:32 PM
investornewswire.com logoCan Shares Of Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Hit $22? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investornewswire.com - July 28 at 8:35 PM
News IconEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:VIRT)
presstelegraph.com - July 21 at 8:29 PM
investornewswire.com logoIs $22 Price Target Attainable For Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT)? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.investornewswire.com - July 21 at 8:29 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoVirtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 21 at 10:58 AM
News IconShares Positive Over the Past Month: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - TGP (NASDAQ:VIRT)
telanaganapress.com - July 20 at 10:59 AM
News IconEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - TGP (NASDAQ:VIRT)
telanaganapress.com - July 20 at 10:59 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.consumereagle.com - July 17 at 7:37 AM
News IconShare Performance Summary for: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:VIRT)
presstelegraph.com - July 17 at 7:37 AM
News IconVirtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 16 at 11:17 AM
News IconShares Experiencing a Downtrend: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - TGP (NASDAQ:VIRT)
telanaganapress.com - July 16 at 11:17 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoBroker Outlook For Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Fiscal Standard (NASDAQ:VIRT)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 16 at 11:17 AM
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news.cmlviz.com - July 16 at 11:17 AM
News IconTrading Performance and Target Watch for Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:VIRT)
presstelegraph.com - July 14 at 11:47 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Citadel adds phone trading to European swaps market push (NASDAQ:VIRT)
ad.doubleclick.net - July 14 at 6:03 AM
News IconPotential Upside and Profitable: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Telanagana Press (NASDAQ:VIRT)
telanaganapress.com - July 13 at 8:27 PM
News IconShares Turning Downward: Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) - Telanagana Press (NASDAQ:VIRT)
telanaganapress.com - July 13 at 8:27 PM
news.cmlviz.com logoVirtu Financial Inc Realized Volatility Hits Extremely Low Level - CML News (NASDAQ:VIRT)
news.cmlviz.com - July 13 at 8:27 PM

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Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff