BGC Partners Inc. (BGCP)

4.99
NASDAQ : Finance
Prev Close 5.15
Day Low/High 4.97 / 5.13
52 Wk Low/High 4.46 / 7.97
Avg Volume 1.77M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 299.22M
Market Cap 1.78B
EPS 0.60
P/E Ratio 21.46
Div & Yield 0.56 (12.62%)
Insider Trading Alert - ORM, BGCP And RICK Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - ORM, BGCP And RICK Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include ORM, BGCP and RICK

Interesting BGCP Call Options For July 17th

Interesting BGCP Call Options For July 17th

Investors in BGC Partners saw new options become available this week, for the July 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the BGCP options chain for the new July 17th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

What To Hold: Three Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks BGCP, COP, EXL

What To Hold: Three Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks BGCP, COP, EXL

These three dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

First Week of November 20th Options Trading For BGC Partners (BGCP)

First Week of November 20th Options Trading For BGC Partners (BGCP)

Investors in BGC Partners saw new options become available this week, for the November 20th expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 240 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

4 Stocks Under $10 in Breakout Territory

4 Stocks Under $10 in Breakout Territory

These under-$10 stocks are within range of triggering big breakout trades.

Interesting BGCP Call Options For April 17th

Interesting BGCP Call Options For April 17th

Investors in BGC Partners saw new options begin trading this week, for the April 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the BGCP options chain for the new April 17th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Trade-Ideas: BGC Partners (BGCP) Is Today's Strong On High Relative Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas: BGC Partners (BGCP) Is Today's Strong On High Relative Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified BGC Partners (BGCP) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

BGC Partners Tries to Push Through GFI Deal with Raised Bid

BGC Partners Tries to Push Through GFI Deal with Raised Bid

Target has been sticking to its agreed-on deal to transact with CME and its own management.

Today's Strong And Under The Radar Stock: BGC Partners (BGCP)

Today's Strong And Under The Radar Stock: BGC Partners (BGCP)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified BGC Partners (BGCP) as a strong and under the radar candidate

BGC Partners Goes Hostile in its Pursuit of Rival GFI Group

BGC Partners Goes Hostile in its Pursuit of Rival GFI Group

Takes $675 million spoiler bid directly to shareholders after weeks of fruitless talks about a confidentiality agreement.

3 Stocks Raising The Financial Services Industry Higher

3 Stocks Raising The Financial Services Industry Higher

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the financial services industry higher today.

Why BGC Partners (BGCP) Stock Is Gaining in After-Hours Trading Today

Why BGC Partners (BGCP) Stock Is Gaining in After-Hours Trading Today

BGC Partners (BGCP) shares are up in after-hours trading after the company updated its third quarter revenue and distributable earnings guidance.

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: ACC, NGL, BGCP

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: ACC, NGL, BGCP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Try TPX for a Long, BGCP for a Short

Try TPX for a Long, BGCP for a Short

Short interest could power a breakout move for Tempur-Pedic.

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: ATLS, HLSS, BGCP

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: ATLS, HLSS, BGCP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

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5 Low-Priced Stocks to Trade for Big Gains

Trading setups in the lowest-priced names can often pack the biggest punch.

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: BGCP, MEMP, CIM

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: BGCP, MEMP, CIM

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Why Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (POT) Stock Is Declining Today

Why Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (POT) Stock Is Declining Today

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (POT) shares are down after being downgraded to hold by analysts at BGC Financial (BGCP).

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: ESV, BGCP, SNP

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: ESV, BGCP, SNP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

What To Hold: 3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks BGCP, CMLP, APL

What To Hold: 3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks BGCP, CMLP, APL

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

BGC Partners Class A Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 13.2%

BGC Partners Class A Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 13.2%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 07/15/2014 settlement date, which shows a 732,859 share increase in total short interest for BGC Partners Class A , to 6,272,730, an increase of 13.23% since 06/30/2014. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: PDM, BGCP, HTA

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: PDM, BGCP, HTA

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

YieldBoost BGC Partners From 7% To 14% Using Options

YieldBoost BGC Partners From 7% To 14% Using Options

Shareholders of BGC Partners, Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 7% annualized dividend yield can sell the November covered call at the $7.50 strike and collect the premium based on the 25 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 7% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 14% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

3 Stocks With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: GLQ, BGCP, CNW

3 Stocks With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: GLQ, BGCP, CNW

GLQ BGCP CNW are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 4:00 AM ET

What To Hold: 3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks PBT, CNSL, BGCP

What To Hold: 3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks PBT, CNSL, BGCP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: LGCY, RSO, BGCP

3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: LGCY, RSO, BGCP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

What To Hold: 3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks GLAD, BGCP, UMH

What To Hold: 3 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks GLAD, BGCP, UMH

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BGCP, PDS, GXP

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BGCP, PDS, GXP

BGCP PDS GXP are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, 5:00 AM ET

BGC Partners (BGCP) Passes Through 7% Yield Mark

BGC Partners (BGCP) Passes Through 7% Yield Mark

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Thursday, shares of BGC Partners Class A were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.48), with the stock changing hands as low as $6.85 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.

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