Virtu Financial Inc. (VIRT)

21.99
NASDAQ : Finance
Prev Close 21.97
Day Low/High 21.83 / 22.22
52 Wk Low/High 19.65 / 29.17
Avg Volume 1.10M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 108.14M
Market Cap 4.19B
EPS 2.80
P/E Ratio 25.85
Div & Yield 0.96 (4.40%)

Latest News

VIRT Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

VIRT Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Thursday, shares of Virtu Financial Inc - Class A crossed below their 200 day moving average of $26.24, changing hands as low as $25.86 per share. Virtu Financial Inc - Class A shares are currently trading off about 1.2% on the day.

Wall Street Firms to Launch 'Members Exchange' to Challenge Nasdaq and CME Group

Wall Street Firms to Launch 'Members Exchange' to Challenge Nasdaq and CME Group

A group of major Wall Street investment firms will set up a rival stocks exchange in the coming months that they hope will take market share from established rivals such as Nasdaq NDAQ and CME Group CME.

ITG Stock Soars After Virtu Agrees to Buy It for Almost $1 Billion

ITG Stock Soars After Virtu Agrees to Buy It for Almost $1 Billion

Shares of Investment Technology Group jump Wednesday after Virtu Financial agrees to buy the independent brokerage firm for $30.30 a share.

First Week of VIRT May 18th Options Trading

First Week of VIRT May 18th Options Trading

Investors in Virtu Financial Inc - Class A saw new options become available this week, for the May 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the VIRT options chain for the new May 18th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

This Time the Charts of Virtu Financial Lead the Quantitative Upgrade

This Time the Charts of Virtu Financial Lead the Quantitative Upgrade

I looked at a couple of charts and found with hindsight that there was some aggressive buying in the past three months.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,100 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: TWNK, VIRT Downgrades: AKAM, APLE, ATVI, BHE, BRFS, CAT, CCK, CDR, CUB, DIOD, DLHC, EXPE, GRA, GT, HCN, JNPR, NWSA, QGEN, REG, SEE, SUM, SXT, TRMB, UHAL, UNVR Initiations: ICHR Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Commit To Buy Virtu Financial At $17.50, Earn 41.7% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy Virtu Financial At $17.50, Earn 41.7% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Virtu Financial Inc shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $20.07/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the February put at the $17.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 20 cents.

VIRT Breaks Above 5% Yield Territory

VIRT Breaks Above 5% Yield Territory

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Thursday, shares of Virtu Financial Inc - Class A were yielding above the 5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.96), with the stock changing hands as low as $19.15 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.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: EEI, ENIC, HZO, SSY, UAL, VIRT Downgrades: BSX, BTN, FORK, IRM, SYPR Initiations: COLL, DVMT, GLMD, MVBF Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Short Interest Increases 13.2% For VIRT

Short Interest Increases 13.2% For VIRT

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 11/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 944,147 share increase in total short interest for Virtu Financial Class A , to 8,107,048, an increase of 13.18% since 10/31/2017. 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.

Short Interest Drops 18.2% For VIRT

Short Interest Drops 18.2% For VIRT

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 10/31/2017 settlement date, which shows a 1,593,668 share decrease in total short interest for Virtu Financial Class A , to 7,162,901, a decrease of 18.20% since 10/13/2017. 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.

5 Stocks That Look Good Short

5 Stocks That Look Good Short

Among them are a motorcycle maker and a seller of undergarments.

A Motorcycle Maker, an Undergarment Seller and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

VIRT, HOG, HBI, NUVA and ATHN all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: RRTS Downgrades: ANTX, HBI, LNN, VIRT Initiations: HK Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

TheStreet Quant Rating: C+ (Hold)