Cboe Global Markets (NASDAQ:CBOE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The financial services provider reported $0.87 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.88 by ($0.01), Bloomberg Earnings reports. Cboe Global Markets had a net margin of 10.55% and a return on equity of 14.70%. The company had revenue of $265.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $267.25 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.63 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 85.7% on a year-over-year basis.

Cboe Global Markets (NASDAQ CBOE) traded down $4.04 during trading on Friday, hitting $107.11. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,806,650 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,464,676. The company has a market cap of $12,152.49, a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.17, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.15 and a beta of 0.46. Cboe Global Markets has a twelve month low of $76.75 and a twelve month high of $138.54. The company has a current ratio of 1.57, a quick ratio of 1.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46.

A number of research analysts recently weighed in on CBOE shares. Goldman Sachs Group lowered Cboe Global Markets from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Wells Fargo & Co raised their price objective on Cboe Global Markets from $4.75 to $138.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th. BidaskClub lowered Cboe Global Markets from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $130.00 price objective on shares of Cboe Global Markets in a research report on Friday, December 22nd. Finally, Citigroup lifted their target price on Cboe Global Markets from $93.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Nine investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $114.70.

In other Cboe Global Markets news, Director Frank E. Jr. English sold 300 shares of Cboe Global Markets stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $123.80, for a total value of $37,140.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 4,214 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $521,693.20. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Chairman Edward T. Tilly sold 5,000 shares of Cboe Global Markets stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $126.28, for a total value of $631,400.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now directly owns 70,611 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $8,916,757.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders sold 12,989 shares of company stock valued at $1,622,840. Corporate insiders own 1.86% of the company’s stock.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CBOE. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans boosted its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 3.6% in the 2nd quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 3,480 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $318,000 after buying an additional 120 shares during the last quarter. Advisor Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 2,278 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $208,000 after buying an additional 21 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 0.8% in the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 407,945 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $37,286,000 after buying an additional 3,126 shares during the last quarter. Employees Retirement System of Texas boosted its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 56.4% in the 2nd quarter. Employees Retirement System of Texas now owns 22,185 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,028,000 after buying an additional 8,000 shares during the last quarter. Finally, AHL Partners LLP purchased a new position in shares of Cboe Global Markets in the 2nd quarter worth $955,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 83.99% of the company’s stock.

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Cboe Global Markets Company Profile

Cboe Global Markets, Inc, formerly CBOE Holdings, Inc, is a holding company. The Company provides trading and investment solutions to investors around the world. It offers trading across a diverse range of products in multiple asset classes and geographies, including options, futures, United States and European equities, exchange-traded products (ETPs), global foreign exchange (FX) and multi-asset volatility products based on the Cboe Volatility Index (VIX Index).

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