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Virtu Financial (VIRT) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.03 (-0.12%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.03 million shs
Average Volume
1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.53 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Virtu Financial

Virtu Financial, Inc., a financial services company, provides data, analytics, and connectivity products to clients worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Market Making and Execution Services. Its product suite includes offerings in execution, liquidity sourcing, analytics and broker-neutral, and multi-dealer platforms in workflow technology. The company's solutions enable clients to trade on various venues across countries and in multiple asset classes, including global equities, ETFs, foreign exchange, futures, fixed income, cryptocurrencies, and other commodities. Its analytics platform provides a range of pre- and post-trade services, data products, and compliance tools for clients to invest, trade, and manage risk across markets. Virtu Financial, Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Security brokers & dealers
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.81 billion
Cash Flow
$5.58 per share
Book Value
$9.74 per share


Net Income
$476.88 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$4.53 billion

Company Calendar

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Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Overall MarketRank

3.25 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

63rd out of 1,349 stocks

Security Brokers & Dealers Industry

7th out of 36 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.2Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Virtu Financial a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Virtu Financial in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Virtu Financial stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VIRT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Virtu Financial's next earnings date?

Virtu Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 3rd 2022.
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How were Virtu Financial's earnings last quarter?

Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) announced its earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The financial services provider reported $1.27 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.19 by $0.08. The financial services provider had revenue of $522.31 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $483.93 million. Virtu Financial had a net margin of 13.99% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 39.13%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 28.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $2.04 EPS.
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How often does Virtu Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Wednesday, June 15th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 31st.
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Is Virtu Financial a good dividend stock?

Virtu Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.69%. The dividend payout ratio of Virtu Financial is 32.43%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Virtu Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.00% next year. This indicates that Virtu Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for VIRT?

4 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Virtu Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Virtu Financial's share price to reach $37.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 45.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Virtu Financial's key executives?
Virtu Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Douglas A. Cifu J.D., Co-founder, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $3.5M)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Molluso, Co-Pres & Co-COO (Age 53, Pay $4.02M)
  • Mr. Brett Michael Fairclough, Co-Pres & Co-COO (Age 39, Pay $1.82M)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Viola, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 66)
  • Mr. Sean Patrick Galvin, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56, Pay $548.63k)
  • Mr. Stephen John Cavoli Sr., Exec. VP of Markets & Global Head of Execution Services (Age 52, Pay $1.82M)
  • Mr. Aaron Simons, Exec. VP & CTO
  • Mr. Justin Waldie, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. Brian Palmer, Global Head of Devel.
  • Mr. Marc Rosenthal, Exec. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel.
What is Doug Cifu's approval rating as Virtu Financial's CEO?

36 employees have rated Virtu Financial CEO Doug Cifu on Glassdoor.com. Doug Cifu has an approval rating of 85% among Virtu Financial's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Virtu Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Virtu Financial investors own include Keane Group (FRAC), El Pollo Loco (LOCO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX), NVIDIA (NVDA), VEREIT (VER), Alcoa (AA), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), Intel (INTC) and La Jolla Pharmaceutical (LJPC).

When did Virtu Financial IPO?

(VIRT) raised $297 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, April 16th 2015. The company issued 16,500,000 shares at a price of $17.00-$19.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P. acted as the underwriters for the IPO and BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Evercore ISI, UBS Investment Bank, Academy Securities, CIBC, Mizuho Securities and Rosenblatt Securities were co-managers.

What is Virtu Financial's stock symbol?

Virtu Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VIRT."

Who are Virtu Financial's major shareholders?

Virtu Financial's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.13%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (5.06%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.60%), BlackRock Inc. (2.32%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (1.42%) and Van Berkom & Associates Inc. (1.24%). Company insiders that own Virtu Financial stock include Brett Fairclough, Douglas A Cifu, Joanne Minieri, North Island Ventures, Llc, Private Ltd Gic, Sector Pension Investme Public and Stephen Cavoli.
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Which institutional investors are selling Virtu Financial stock?

VIRT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van Berkom & Associates Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Walleye Trading LLC, and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Virtu Financial company stock in the last year include Brett Fairclough, North Island Ventures, Llc, Private Ltd Gic, and Stephen Cavoli.
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Which institutional investors are buying Virtu Financial stock?

VIRT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, American Century Companies Inc., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Smith Group Asset Management LLC, and Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY. Company insiders that have bought Virtu Financial stock in the last two years include Douglas A Cifu, and Joanne Minieri.
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How do I buy shares of Virtu Financial?

Shares of VIRT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Virtu Financial's stock price today?

One share of VIRT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.97.

How much money does Virtu Financial make?

Virtu Financial has a market capitalization of $4.53 billion and generates $2.81 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $476.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.96 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Virtu Financial have?

Virtu Financial employs 973 workers across the globe.

What is Virtu Financial's official website?

The official website for Virtu Financial is www.virtu.com.

How can I contact Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial's mailing address is 165 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY, 10006. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (212) 418-0100, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 212-418-0123.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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