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Virtu Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.55 (-2.45 %)
(As of 10/28/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $21.90
50-Day Range
MA: $24.02
52-Week Range
Now: $21.90
Volume1.25 million shs
Average Volume1.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.23 billion
P/E Ratio6.87
Dividend Yield4.28%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 5.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.89 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security brokers & dealers
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VIRT



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.53 billion
Cash Flow$1.68 per share
Book Value$6.43 per share


Net Income$-58,600,000.00


Market Cap$4.23 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2020 (Confirmed)
-0.55 (-2.45 %)
(As of 10/28/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Virtu Financial's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Virtu Financial's stock was trading at $24.15 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VIRT shares have decreased by 9.3% and is now trading at $21.90.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Virtu Financial?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Virtu Financial in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Virtu Financial's next earnings date?

Virtu Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 6th 2020.
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How can I listen to Virtu Financial's earnings call?

Virtu Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, November 6th 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) posted its earnings results on Friday, August, 7th. The financial services provider reported $1.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.16. The financial services provider had revenue of $905.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $649.12 million. Virtu Financial had a net margin of 14.76% and a return on equity of 48.31%. The firm's revenue was up 141.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.16 EPS.
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How often does Virtu Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Tuesday, September 15th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.38%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 31st.
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What price target have analysts set for VIRT?

10 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Virtu Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.50 to $31.00. On average, they expect Virtu Financial's share price to reach $25.35 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.8% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,920,000 shares, an increase of 26.9% from the September 15th total of 3,090,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,630,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 4.0% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 55, Pay $2.5M)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Molluso, Co-Pres & Co-COO (Age 51, Pay $1.63M)
  • Mr. Brett Michael Fairclough, Co-Pres & Co-COO (Age 37, Pay $1.2M)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Viola, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 64)
  • Mr. Stephen John Cavoli Sr., Exec. VP & Global Head of Execution Services (Age 51, Pay $920k)

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.28%), Ibex Wealth Advisors (0.07%), National Investment Services of America LLC (0.07%), Bangor Savings Bank (0.03%), Anderson Fisher LLC (0.03%) and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.02%). 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 Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, and Anderson Fisher 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including National Investment Services of America LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, USA Financial Portformulas Corp, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Beaumont Asset Management L.L.C., Bangor Savings Bank, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Duncker Streett & Co. Inc..
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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 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 $21.90.

How big of a company is Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial has a market capitalization of $4.23 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 10/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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