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Virtu Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.46 (+5.88 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $26.30
50-Day Range
MA: $24.62
52-Week Range
Now: $26.30
Volume1.54 million shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.09 billion
P/E Ratio6.34
Dividend Yield3.86%
Virtu Financial, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides market making and liquidity services through its proprietary, multi-asset, and multi-currency technology platform to the financial markets worldwide. The company's Market Making segment principally consists of market making in the cash, futures, and options markets across equities, options, fixed income, currencies, and commodities. Its Execution Services segment comprises agency-based trading and trading venues, which offer execution services in equities, ETFs, futures, fixed income, currencies, and commodities to institutions, banks, and broker dealers. Virtu Financial, Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Overall MarketRank

1.66 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

523rd out of 1,930 stocks

Security Brokers & Dealers Industry

15th out of 48 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security brokers & dealers
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VIRT
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.53 billion
Cash Flow$1.87 per share
Book Value$6.43 per share


Net Income$-58,600,000.00


Market Cap$5.09 billion
Next Earnings Date2/11/2021 (Confirmed)
+1.46 (+5.88 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Virtu Financial's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Virtu Financial's stock was trading at $24.15 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VIRT stock has increased by 8.9% and is now trading at $26.30.
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Is Virtu Financial a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Virtu Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Virtu Financial?

Wall Street analysts have given Virtu Financial a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Virtu Financial wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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.

When is Virtu Financial's next earnings date?

Virtu Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 11th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Virtu Financial

How can I listen to Virtu Financial's earnings call?

Virtu Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 11th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Virtu Financial's earnings last quarter?

Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) released its earnings results on Friday, November, 6th. The financial services provider reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.09. The financial services provider earned $656.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $357.12 million. Virtu Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 52.12% and a net margin of 17.49%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 71.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.21 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 Monday, November 9th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.65%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 30th.
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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 3.86%. The dividend payout ratio of Virtu Financial is 157.38%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Virtu Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 39.34% 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?

9 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Virtu Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $31.00. On average, they anticipate Virtu Financial's stock price to reach $26.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Virtu Financial's key competitors?

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).

Who are Virtu Financial's key executives?

Virtu Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Douglas A. Cifu J.D., CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $2.5M)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Molluso, Co-Pres & Co-COO (Age 52, Pay $1.63M)
  • Mr. Brett Michael Fairclough, Co-Pres & Co-COO (Age 38, Pay $1.2M)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Viola, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 65)
  • Mr. Stephen John Cavoli Sr., Exec. VP & Global Head of Execution Services (Age 52, Pay $920k)
  • Mr. Sean Patrick Galvin, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Aaron Simons, Exec. VP & CTO
  • Ms. Deborah Belevan CPA, Sr. VP of Investor Relations & Communications
  • Mr. Justin Waldie, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. Brian Palmer, Global Head of Devel.

When did Virtu Financial IPO?

(VIRT) raised $297 million in an 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. served 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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.31%), National Investment Services of America LLC (0.04%), Strs Ohio (0.04%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.02%), Sowell Financial Services LLC (0.02%) and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Virtu Financial stock include Douglas A Cifu, Holdings (Private) Ltd Temasek, Joseph C Grano, 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 National Investment Services of America LLC, and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Virtu Financial company stock in the last year include Holdings (Private) Ltd Temasek, Joseph C Grano, and Sector Pension Investme Public.
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Which institutional investors are buying Virtu Financial stock?

VIRT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Sowell Financial Services LLC, IFP Advisors Inc, Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd., International Assets Investment Management LLC, and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC.
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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.

What is Virtu Financial's stock price today?

One share of VIRT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.30.

How big of a company is Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial has a market capitalization of $5.09 billion and generates $1.53 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $-58,600,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis. Virtu Financial employs 1,012 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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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