MarketAxess Holdings (MKTX) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS
MarketAxess Holdings (NASDAQ:MKTX) released its earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.01, AmericanBankingNews.com reports. The company had revenue of $60.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $60.54 million.
MarketAxess Holdings (NASDAQ:MKTX) opened at 61.54 on Wednesday. MarketAxess Holdings has a 52-week low of $35.89 and a 52-week high of $71.62. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $64.15 and its 200-day moving average is $60.71. The company has a market cap of $2.316 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.68.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 13th will be given a dividend of 0.16 per share. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.04%.
On a related note, analysts at Credit Suisse initiated coverage on shares of MarketAxess Holdings in a research note to investors on Tuesday, December 10th. They set an “underperform” rating on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. MarketAxess Holdings presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $60.50.
MarketAxess Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:MKTX) operates an electronic trading platform that allows investment industry professionals to trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments.
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