NASDAQ:VRTS - Virtus Investment Partners Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $121.70 -0.55 (-0.45 %) (As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$121.70Today's Range$121.05 - $124.9052-Week Range$106.55 - $138.02Volume64,527 shsAverage Volume30,418 shsMarket Capitalization$876.06 millionP/E Ratio15.85Dividend Yield1.47%Beta1.49 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to individual and institutional clients. It launches separate client focused equity and fixed income portfolios. The firm launches equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients. It invests in the public equity, fixed income, and real estate markets. The firm also invests in exchange traded funds. It employs a multi manager approach for its products. The firm employs quantitative analysis to make its investments. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolios against the S&P 500 Index. The firm conducts in-house research to make its investments. Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is based in Hartford, Connecticut. Receive VRTS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VRTS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Investment advice Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:VRTS CUSIP92828Q10 Webwww.virtus.com Phone800-248-7971 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46 Current Ratio27.62 Quick Ratio27.62 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.85 Forward P/E Ratio9.85 P/E Growth0.39 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$425.61 million Price / Sales2.05 Cash Flow$12.6903 per share Price / Cash9.59 Book Value$69.07 per share Price / Book1.76 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.68 Net Income$37.01 million Net Margins13.76% Return on Equity17.39% Return on Assets3.34% Miscellaneous Employees543 Outstanding Shares7,170,000Market Cap$876.06 million Virtus Investment Partners (NASDAQ:VRTS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Virtus Investment Partners' stock symbol? Virtus Investment Partners trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRTS." How often does Virtus Investment Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Virtus Investment Partners? Virtus Investment Partners declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Thursday, November 15th. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, October 30th. This is a boost from Virtus Investment Partners's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View Virtus Investment Partners' Dividend History. How were Virtus Investment Partners' earnings last quarter? Virtus Investment Partners Inc (NASDAQ:VRTS) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The closed-end fund reported $2.97 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $3.02 by $0.05. The closed-end fund had revenue of $132.93 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $134.07 million. Virtus Investment Partners had a net margin of 13.76% and a return on equity of 17.39%. Virtus Investment Partners's quarterly revenue was up 41.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.61 earnings per share. View Virtus Investment Partners' Earnings History. When is Virtus Investment Partners' next earnings date? Virtus Investment Partners is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Virtus Investment Partners. What price target have analysts set for VRTS? 7 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Virtus Investment Partners' shares. Their predictions range from $127.00 to $175.00. On average, they expect Virtus Investment Partners' stock price to reach $140.8571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Virtus Investment Partners. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Virtus Investment Partners? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Virtus Investment Partners in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Virtus Investment Partners. Who are some of Virtus Investment Partners' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Virtus Investment Partners include Moelis & Co (MC), Focus Financial Partners (FOCS), Houlihan Lokey (HLI), AllianceBernstein (AB), Financial Engines (FNGN), Legg Mason (LM), Artisan Partners Asset Management (APAM), Federated Investors (FII), The Carlyle Group (CG), Noah (NOAH), Hamilton Lane (HLNE), Ares Management LP Unit (ARES), Cohen & Steers (CNS), PJT Partners (PJT) and Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM). Who are Virtus Investment Partners' key executives? Virtus Investment Partners' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. George R. Aylward Jr., CPA, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)Mr. Michael A. Angerthal CPA, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)Mr. Francis George Waltman, Exec. VP of Product Management (Age 56)Mr. William Patrick Bradley III, Exec. VP of Fund Services (Age 46)Mr. Barry Mitchell Mandinach J.D., Exec. VP & Head of Distribution (Age 62) Who are Virtus Investment Partners' major shareholders? Virtus Investment Partners' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.07%), Vulcan Value Partners LLC (7.44%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.25%), Brown Advisory Inc. (6.17%), Huber Capital Management LLC (4.24%) and Peregrine Capital Management LLC (2.29%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Virtus Investment Partners. Which institutional investors are selling Virtus Investment Partners stock? VRTS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Huber Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, WCM Investment Management CA, KBC Group NV, California Public Employees Retirement System, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Virtus Investment Partners. Which institutional investors are buying Virtus Investment Partners stock? VRTS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vulcan Value Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Eqis Capital Management Inc. and Citadel Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Virtus Investment Partners. How do I buy shares of Virtus Investment Partners? Shares of VRTS 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 Virtus Investment Partners' stock price today? One share of VRTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $121.70. How big of a company is Virtus Investment Partners? Virtus Investment Partners has a market capitalization of $876.06 million and generates $425.61 million in revenue each year. The closed-end fund earns $37.01 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.68 on an earnings per share basis. Virtus Investment Partners employs 543 workers across the globe. What is Virtus Investment Partners' official website? The official website for Virtus Investment Partners is http://www.virtus.com. How can I contact Virtus Investment Partners? Virtus Investment Partners' mailing address is 100 PEARL STREET, HARTFORD CT, 06103. The closed-end fund can be reached via phone at 800-248-7971 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Virtus Investment Partners (NASDAQ VRTS)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 194 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 309 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 503MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Virtus Investment Partners and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VRTS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VRTS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How are the companies in the S&P 500 selected?