GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GCAP) insider Samantha Roady sold 3,597 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.50, for a total transaction of $23,380.50. Following the sale, the insider now owns 262,757 shares in the company, valued at $1,707,920.50. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website.

Samantha Roady also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, July 19th, Samantha Roady sold 1,403 shares of GAIN Capital Holdings stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.52, for a total transaction of $9,147.56.
  • On Tuesday, May 30th, Samantha Roady sold 2,701 shares of GAIN Capital Holdings stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $5.97, for a total transaction of $16,124.97.
  • On Monday, May 8th, Samantha Roady sold 4,933 shares of GAIN Capital Holdings stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.02, for a total transaction of $29,696.66.

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE GCAP) traded up 2.16% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $6.63. 160,485 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a market cap of $316.12 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 60.27 and a beta of 0.28. GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. has a 12 month low of $4.54 and a 12 month high of $8.75. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $6.04 and a 200 day moving average price of $7.06.

GAIN Capital Holdings (NYSE:GCAP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 4th. The financial services provider reported ($0.39) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.23) by $0.16. The company had revenue of $59.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $63.29 million. GAIN Capital Holdings had a return on equity of 3.27% and a net margin of 2.25%. The business’s revenue was down 48.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.35 earnings per share. Analysts anticipate that GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. will post $0.21 EPS for the current fiscal year.

GAIN Capital Holdings announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, May 17th that permits the company to repurchase $35.00 million in shares. This repurchase authorization permits the financial services provider to purchase up to 12.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company’s management believes its shares are undervalued.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, June 20th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 13th were issued a dividend of $0.06 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, June 9th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.62%. GAIN Capital Holdings’s dividend payout ratio is presently 218.20%.

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Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of GAIN Capital Holdings by 85.7% in the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 73,010 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $608,000 after buying an additional 33,684 shares during the period. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY increased its stake in shares of GAIN Capital Holdings by 14.8% in the first quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY now owns 28,588 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $238,000 after buying an additional 3,689 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE increased its stake in shares of GAIN Capital Holdings by 40.6% in the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 34,534 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $287,000 after buying an additional 9,964 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its stake in shares of GAIN Capital Holdings by 11.1% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 652,400 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $5,434,000 after buying an additional 65,200 shares during the period. Finally, Morgan Stanley increased its stake in shares of GAIN Capital Holdings by 4.5% in the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 288,766 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,405,000 after buying an additional 12,439 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 51.58% of the company’s stock.

GCAP has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price target on shares of GAIN Capital Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, April 12th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of GAIN Capital Holdings from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $7.25 price target on the stock in a research note on Monday, July 10th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $7.00 price target on shares of GAIN Capital Holdings in a research note on Monday, May 15th. Finally, TheStreet lowered shares of GAIN Capital Holdings from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 4th.

GAIN Capital Holdings Company Profile

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc (GAIN) is a provider of trading services and solutions, specializing in over-the-counter (OTC) and exchange-traded markets. The Company’s segments include Retail segment, Institutional segment and Futures segment. Through its retail segment, the Company provides its retail customers across the world with access to a range of global financial markets, including spot forex, precious metals, spread bets and contracts for difference (CFDs) on commodities, indices, individual equities and interest rate products, as well OTC options on forex.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for GAIN Capital Holdings (NYSE:GCAP)

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