BGC Partners Inc. (BGCP)

5.30
0.05 0.95
NASDAQ : Finance
Prev Close 5.25
Open 5.28
Day Low/High 5.28 / 5.36
52 Wk Low/High 4.93 / 9.19
Volume 1.68M
Avg Volume 2.46M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 291.84M
Market Cap 1.81B
EPS 0.60
P/E Ratio 24.13
Div & Yield 0.56 (12.97%)
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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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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What To Hold: 4 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks MTR, BGCP, SMTP, MSB

What To Hold: 4 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks MTR, BGCP, SMTP, MSB

These 4 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Think Outside the Income Box

Think Outside the Income Box

Real Money's Tim Melvin says one of the biggest problems facing investors is the search for income-producing stocks.

5 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: NPD, BGCP, UMH, DSWL, INTX

5 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: NPD, BGCP, UMH, DSWL, INTX

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

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5 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: PFLT, VLCCF, BGCP, CCG, GSJK

5 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: PFLT, VLCCF, BGCP, CCG, GSJK

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

4 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: SUNS, APSA, BGCP, PGH

4 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks: SUNS, APSA, BGCP, PGH

These 4 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

What To Hold: 5 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks NPD, BKCC, BGCP, HRZN, MCEP

What To Hold: 5 Hold-Rated Dividend Stocks NPD, BKCC, BGCP, HRZN, MCEP

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Best 4 Yielding Hold-Rated Stocks: TCPC, CFFN, BGCP, NRT

Best 4 Yielding Hold-Rated Stocks: TCPC, CFFN, BGCP, NRT

These 4 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Top 5 Yielding Hold-Rated Stocks: QRE, LGCY, BGCP, MSB, NRT

Top 5 Yielding Hold-Rated Stocks: QRE, LGCY, BGCP, MSB, NRT

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Top 5 Yielding Hold-Rated Stocks: BGCP, NGPC, FGP, DSWL, NRT

Top 5 Yielding Hold-Rated Stocks: BGCP, NGPC, FGP, DSWL, NRT

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Hold by TheStreet

Tomorrow's Ex-Dividends To Watch: LBF, DHG, BGCP, DLX, LLL

Tomorrow's Ex-Dividends To Watch: LBF, DHG, BGCP, DLX, LLL

LBF DHG BGCP DLX LLL are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Nov. 14, 2013

BGCP: Insiders Vs. Shorts

BGCP: Insiders Vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 10/15/2013 settlement date, and BGC Partners Class A is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 5.38 "days to cover" versus the median component at 4.95. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

BGC Partners (BGCP) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

BGC Partners (BGCP) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

In trading on Tuesday, shares of BGC Partners Class A crossed below their 200 day moving average of $5.20, changing hands as low as $5.10 per share. BGC Partners Class A shares are currently trading off about 2.8% on the day.

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TheStreet Quant Rating: C+ (Hold)