Virtu Financial, Inc. stock performance trend indicates that the stock price has rallied 4.43% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 10.22% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -30.96% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Virtu Financial, Inc. has a negative value of -15.83 compared to overall market performance.Virtu Financial, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 38.8 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) has tumbled 2.37% during the past week and has dropped 12.23% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 2.6%. Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) has underperformed the index by 13.23% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.15 points or 0.9% at $16.5 with 1,275,577 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $16.6, the shares hit an intraday low of $16.45 and an intraday high of $17.1 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2,299 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 139,359,200 shares. The 52-week high of Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIRT) is $23.97 and the 52-week low is $12.35.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Aug 5, 2016, Douglas A Cifu (CEO) purchased 60,000 shares at 16.51 per share price.On May 23, 2016, Venu Palaparthi (SVP, Comp Reg & Gov Affairs) purchased 2,000 shares at 17.36 per share price.On Nov 18, 2015, Joseph Osnoss (director) sold 6,075,837 shares at 21.65 per share price.
Virtu Financial Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 2, 2017. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.21. The company had revenue of $100.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $96.91 million. The companys revenue was down -7.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.27 EPS.
Virtu Financial, Inc. is a financial holding company. The company offers a technology platform through which it provides quotations to buyers and sellers in equities, commodities, currencies, options, fixed income and other securities on exchanges, markets and liquidity pools. Virtu Financial, Inc. is headquartered in New York.