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.
Virtu Financial stock last closed at $17.46, up 1.75% from the previous day, and has decreased 21.67% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Capital Markets industry by 0.32 percentage points. Virtu Financial stock is currently +7.38% from its 52-week low of $16.26, and -25.3% from its 52-week high of $23.38.
At the moment, there are 162.96M VIRT shares outstanding. The market capitalization of VIRT is $2.85B. In the past 24 hours, 770,045 VIRT shares were traded.
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Out of 3 Equities analysts who give recommendations on VIRT, the consensus analyst rating on Virtu Financial is a Buy
Please note that analyst ratings are not stock recommendations, nor are they investment advice.
Christopher Allen, a top 23% analyst from Citigroup upgrades VIRT to a strong buy rating and announces their VIRT price target of $20.00, on Sep 14, 2023.
Michael Cyprys, a top 35% analyst from Morgan Stanley reiterates VIRT with a hold rating and maintains their VIRT price target from $21.00 to $21.00, on Jul 27, 2023.
Kenneth Worthington, a top 33% analyst from JP Morgan downgrades VIRT to a hold rating and lowers their VIRT price target from $20.00 to $19.00, on Jul 27, 2023.
You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Virtu Financial stock forecast page.
Last year, VIRT earnings were $142.18M. In the past five year, VIRT's earnings have gone up by -8.66% per year. This was slower than the Capital Markets industry average of 19.15%.
Last year, VIRT revenue was $2.19B. Over the last 5 year, VIRT's revenue has grown by 3.07% per year. This was slower than the Capital Markets industry average of 16.61%.
You can analyze VIRT's earnings and revenue performance here.
In the last 12 months, insiders at VIRT have bought more shares than they have sold.
Douglas A. Cifu, Chief Executive Officer of VIRT, was the latest VIRT insider to buy. They bought $853,150.00 worth of VIRT shares on Sep 13, 2023.
Get more info about who owns VIRT shares here.
Virtu Financial pays a dividend of 5.5%, compared to the Capital Markets industry's average dividend yield of 3.24%. If you owned $1,000 of VIRT stock, you would have been paid $54.98 last year.
Virtu Financial dividend payments have not consistently grown over the past 9 years but have remained stable.
Dig into more data about Virtu Financial dividend yield and history here.
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