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Best Capital Market Stocks to Buy Now (2023)
Top capital market stocks in 2023 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best capital market stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the capital markets industry.

Industry: Capital Markets
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
XP
XP INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$9.99B$17.851.65%$801.64M14.17x9.45
LPLA
LPL FINANCIAL HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$18.49B$232.240.13%$1.22B29.25x3.85
AMRK
A-MARK PRECIOUS METALS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$919.14M$39.19-0.36%$235.94M5.96x1.46
DFIN
DONNELLEY FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$1.30B$44.661.38%$234.20M12.10x1.57
EVR
EVERCORE INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$4.95B$127.511.47%$922.59M7.94x1.11
FUTU
FUTU HOLDINGS LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$7.66B$54.511.32%N/A25.07x3.86
AMTD
AMTD IDEA GROUP
NYSE
Capital Markets
$207.54M$1.690.00%N/A1.31x0.13
HIVE
HIVE BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$279.50M$3.392.11%-$19.17M-2.20x0.22
LAZ
LAZARD LTD
NYSE
Capital Markets
$4.59B$40.691.95%$800.32M7.95x8.83
VIRT
VIRTU FINANCIAL INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$3.25B$19.26-6.00%$843.93M6.29x6.90
TW
TRADEWEB MARKETS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$17.62B$75.181.75%$551.26M56.95x0.14
PIPR
PIPER SANDLER COMPANIES
NYSE
Capital Markets
$2.51B$140.872.17%$290.32M10.75x0.85
SF
STIFEL FINANCIAL CORP
NYSE
Capital Markets
$7.05B$66.300.79%$1.04B10.14x6.20
BGCP
BGC PARTNERS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$1.63B$4.392.57%$312.80M12.91x6.05
FOCS
FOCUS FINANCIAL PARTNERS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$3.44B$44.38-0.36%$516.39M28.82x3.30
HLI
HOULIHAN LOKEY INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$6.66B$96.950.80%$612.96M16.74x0.74
IBKR
INTERACTIVE BROKERS GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$8.12B$78.900.32%$528.00M25.29x38.77
MARA
MARATHON DIGITAL HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$1.02B$8.750.00%-$162.04M-3.65x1.36
IREN
IRIS ENERGY LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$115.60M$2.180.93%$5.38M-0.00x0.30
PJT
PJT PARTNERS INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$1.98B$81.261.65%$170.81M20.16x2.40
SRL
SCULLY ROYALTY LTD
NYSE
Capital Markets
$123.77M$8.351.19%$18.07M100.60x0.39
HGBL
HERITAGE GLOBAL INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$97.13M$2.63-1.50%$10.42M14.61x0.44
SNEX
STONEX GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$1.84B$90.061.50%$337.50M8.77x17.56
MKTX
MARKETAXESS HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$13.90B$369.351.67%$397.55M57.00x0.53
OPY
OPPENHEIMER HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$525.93M$47.960.42%$157.29M8.25x2.54
RJF
RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$24.38B$113.38-4.00%$2.17B15.84x7.56
GHL
GREENHILL & CO INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$236.90M$13.32-0.22%$34.81M21.48x7.94
MC
MOELIS & CO
NYSE
Capital Markets
$3.13B$45.641.20%$318.97M12.97x1.66
SCHW
SCHWAB CHARLES CORP
NYSE
Capital Markets
$145.70B$78.05-1.46%$10.05B23.58x14.59
COWN
COWEN INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$1.09B$38.850.00%$203.09M8.93x7.17
MS
MORGAN STANLEY
NYSE
Capital Markets
$163.10B$96.500.90%$20.07B13.83x10.47
WHG
WESTWOOD HOLDINGS GROUP INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$110.89M$13.18-0.68%$5.73M77.53x0.15
GS
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$120.21B$354.971.53%$19.20B9.33x12.04
ARBK
ARGO BLOCKCHAIN PLC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$952.44M$2.033.57%$18.37M-253.75x0.84
SDIG
STRONGHOLD DIGITAL MINING INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$30.81M$0.60-1.64%-$14.29M0.05x1.39
BTCS
BTCS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$21.32M$1.635.84%-$15.06M-2.63x0.10
HUT
HUT 8 MINING CORP
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$369.87M$1.890.80%-$47.29M-2.30x0.14
NMR
NOMURA HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$12.16B$4.030.75%$2.07B11.75x13.88
SIEB
SIEBERT FINANCIAL CORP
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$55.96M$1.730.58%$2.18M86.50x18.83
TIGR
UP FINTECH HOLDING LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$651.44M$4.212.18%N/A-70.17x6.03
PWP
PERELLA WEINBERG PARTNERS
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$863.41M$9.890.82%$73.63M23.55x2.55
CIFR
CIPHER MINING INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$311.87M$1.2611.50%-$55.91M-4.67x0.06
TOP
TOP FINANCIAL GROUP LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$173.15M$4.941.02%$4.62M32.93x0.12
GREE
GREENIDGE GENERATION HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$39.59M$0.890.91%-$110.41M-0.20x2.43
FRGT
FREIGHT TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$2.52M$0.3314.84%N/A-0.76x4.06
BITF
BITFARMS LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$230.81M$1.07-0.93%-$187.07M-1.05x0.43
COHN
COHEN & CO INC
NYSEMKT
Capital Markets
$14.77M$8.60-3.70%$622.00k-1.87x22.74
SAI
SAITECH GLOBAL CORP
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$31.59M$1.400.00%N/A-11.97x0.03
FRHC
FREEDOM HOLDING CORP
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$3.88B$65.210.08%$205.86M97.33x6.62
MFH
MERCURITY FINTECH HOLDING INC
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$27.78M$0.900.00%N/AN/A0.15
AC
ASSOCIATED CAPITAL GROUP INC
NYSE
Capital Markets
$812.76M$36.94-0.24%-$67.78M-15.33x0.11
ATIF
ATIF HOLDINGS LTD
NASDAQ
Capital Markets
$23.97M$2.49-2.35%N/AN/A0.99

Capital Market Stocks FAQ

What are the best capital market stocks to buy right now in Jan 2023?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best capital market stocks to buy right now are:

1. Xp (NASDAQ:XP)


Xp (NASDAQ:XP) is the top capital market stock with a Zen Score of 65, which is 32 points higher than the capital market industry average of 33. It passed 22 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Xp has seen its stock lose -43.44% over the past year, underperforming other capital market stocks by -46 percentage points.

Xp has an average 1 year price target of $28.00, an upside of 56.86% from Xp's current stock price of $17.85.

Xp stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 3 analysts covering Xp, 66.67% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 33.33% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Lpl Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:LPLA)


Lpl Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:LPLA) is the second best capital market stock with a Zen Score of 62, which is 29 points higher than the capital market industry average of 33. It passed 24 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Lpl Financial Holdings has seen its stock return 42.63% over the past year, overperforming other capital market stocks by 40 percentage points.

Lpl Financial Holdings has an average 1 year price target of $266.63, an upside of 14.81% from Lpl Financial Holdings's current stock price of $232.24.

Lpl Financial Holdings stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 8 analysts covering Lpl Financial Holdings, 12.5% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 37.5% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK)


A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK) is the third best capital market stock with a Zen Score of 60, which is 27 points higher than the capital market industry average of 33. It passed 22 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. A Mark Precious Metals has seen its stock return 32.06% over the past year, overperforming other capital market stocks by 29 percentage points.

A Mark Precious Metals has an average 1 year price target of $85.00, an upside of 116.89% from A Mark Precious Metals's current stock price of $39.19.

A Mark Precious Metals stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering A Mark Precious Metals, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 50% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the capital market stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 27 capital market stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 capital market stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Cohen & Co (NYSEMKT:COHN)


Cohen & Co (NYSEMKT:COHN) has an annual dividend yield of 20.35%, which is 17 percentage points higher than the capital market industry average of 3.37%. Cohen & Co's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Cohen & Co's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Cohen & Co's dividend payout ratio of -38% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. Scully Royalty (NYSE:SRL)


Scully Royalty (NYSE:SRL) has an annual dividend yield of 10.42%, which is 7 percentage points higher than the capital market industry average of 3.37%. Scully Royalty's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Scully Royalty's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Scully Royalty's dividend payout ratio of 1,051.9% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

3. Moelis & Co (NYSE:MC)


Moelis & Co (NYSE:MC) has an annual dividend yield of 6.57%, which is 3 percentage points higher than the capital market industry average of 3.37%. Moelis & Co's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% nine times in the last 10 years. Moelis & Co's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Moelis & Co's dividend payout ratio of 139.2% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are capital market stocks up?

Capital market stocks were up 0.73% in the last day, and up 4.26% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why capital market stocks are up.

What are the most undervalued capital market stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued capital market stocks right now are:

1. Cowen (NASDAQ:COWN)


Cowen (NASDAQ:COWN) is the most undervalued capital market stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Cowen has a valuation score of 100, which is 64 points higher than the capital market industry average of 36. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Cowen's stock has gained 25.93% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the capital market industry by 23 percentage points.

2. Xp (NASDAQ:XP)


Xp (NASDAQ:XP) is the second most undervalued capital market stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Xp has a valuation score of 86, which is 50 points higher than the capital market industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Xp's stock has dropped -43.44% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the capital market industry by -46 percentage points.

3. A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK)


A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK) is the third most undervalued capital market stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. A Mark Precious Metals has a valuation score of 86, which is 50 points higher than the capital market industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

A Mark Precious Metals's stock has gained 32.06% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the capital market industry by 29 percentage points.

Are capital market stocks a good buy now?

41.46% of capital market stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect capital market stocks to rise by 5.59% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the capital markets industry?

The average P/E ratio of the capital markets industry is 18.27x.
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