Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model
) pushed the Financial Services industry lower today making it today's featured Financial Services laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.5%. By the end of trading, TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation fell 19 cents (-1.2%) to $15.69 on average volume. Throughout the day, five million shares of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.4 million shares. The stock ranged in price between $15.51-$15.88 after having opened the day at $15.70 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $15.88. Other companies within the Financial Services industry that declined today were:
Cash Store Financial Services
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TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides securities brokerage services and technology-based financial services to retail investors, traders, and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs) in the United States. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has a market cap of $8.68 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.6, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 1.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are nine analysts that rate TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and six rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share.
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On the positive front,
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), up 8.9%,
), up 6.6%, and
), up 5.5%, were all gainers within the financial services industry with
) being today's featured financial services industry leader.
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