Walleye Capital LLC Purchases Shares of 8,189 Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (BATS:CBOE)

Walleye Capital LLC bought a new position in Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (BATS:CBOEGet Rating) in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm bought 8,189 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $937,000.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of CBOE. Prospera Financial Services Inc acquired a new stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets in the first quarter worth $43,000. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 645.5% in the first quarter. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. now owns 410 shares of the company’s stock worth $47,000 after buying an additional 355 shares during the last quarter. Quent Capital LLC acquired a new stake in Cboe Global Markets during the first quarter worth about $60,000. Destiny Wealth Partners LLC raised its position in Cboe Global Markets by 50.7% during the first quarter. Destiny Wealth Partners LLC now owns 877 shares of the company’s stock valued at $100,000 after acquiring an additional 295 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Covestor Ltd increased its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 87.6% during the 1st quarter. Covestor Ltd now owns 874 shares of the company’s stock valued at $100,000 after purchasing an additional 408 shares in the last quarter. 81.73% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Cboe Global Markets Trading Up 0.1 %

CBOE opened at $120.64 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $12.80 billion, a PE ratio of 62.19 and a beta of 0.61. Cboe Global Markets, Inc. has a one year low of $103.82 and a one year high of $139.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60, a quick ratio of 1.21 and a current ratio of 1.21. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $120.57 and its 200 day moving average price is $117.09.

Cboe Global Markets (BATS:CBOEGet Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 29th. The company reported $1.67 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.69 by ($0.02). The business had revenue of $424.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $422.56 million. Cboe Global Markets had a net margin of 5.77% and a return on equity of 20.05%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 21.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.38 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts expect that Cboe Global Markets, Inc. will post 6.41 EPS for the current year.

Cboe Global Markets Dividend Announcement

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 15th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 31st were issued a $0.48 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, August 30th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.59%. Cboe Global Markets’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 98.97%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

CBOE has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft upped their price objective on shares of Cboe Global Markets from $131.00 to $136.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 13th. TheStreet cut Cboe Global Markets from a “b+” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Friday, July 29th. Credit Suisse Group decreased their target price on Cboe Global Markets from $146.00 to $145.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Rosenblatt Securities assumed coverage on Cboe Global Markets in a research note on Wednesday, August 17th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $153.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of Cboe Global Markets to an “overweight” rating and increased their target price for the company from $118.00 to $140.00 in a research report on Tuesday, July 19th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company currently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average target price of $143.00.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Cboe Global Markets news, EVP Catherine R. Clay sold 1,182 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $124.28, for a total value of $146,898.96. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 3,470 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $431,251.60. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. 0.51% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Cboe Global Markets Company Profile

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Cboe Global Markets, Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates as an options exchange worldwide. It operates through five segments: Options, North American Equities, Futures, Europe and Asia Pacific, and Global FX. The Options segment trades in listed market indices. The North American Equities segment trades in listed U.S.

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