Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IBKR) Vice Chairman Earl H. Nemser sold 1,666 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $41.94, for a total value of $69,872.04. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Shares of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ IBKR) traded down 0.05% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $42.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 131,391 shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.00 billion, a P/E ratio of 41.02 and a beta of 0.94. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $41.18 and its 200-day moving average price is $37.37. Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. has a 12-month low of $31.97 and a 12-month high of $42.74.

Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ:IBKR) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 18th. The financial services provider reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.37 by ($0.05). The firm had revenue of $387.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $377.65 million. Interactive Brokers Group had a return on equity of 1.19% and a net margin of 4.97%. The business’s revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.40 EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. will post $1.51 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st were issued a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 30th. Interactive Brokers Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 38.84%.

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Several research analysts have recently commented on the company. BidaskClub raised Interactive Brokers Group from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. reissued a “hold” rating and set a $38.00 price objective on shares of Interactive Brokers Group in a report on Thursday, July 6th. Rosenblatt Securities assumed coverage on Interactive Brokers Group in a report on Thursday, July 13th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $40.00 price objective for the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Interactive Brokers Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 7th. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating and set a $38.00 price objective on shares of Interactive Brokers Group in a report on Friday, June 30th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Interactive Brokers Group has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $39.17.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in IBKR. Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Interactive Brokers Group by 7.9% in the 4th quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 66,885 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,442,000 after purchasing an additional 4,914 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its holdings in shares of Interactive Brokers Group by 33.2% in the 1st quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 197,710 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $6,865,000 after purchasing an additional 49,231 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in shares of Interactive Brokers Group by 36.4% in the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 387,990 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $13,471,000 after purchasing an additional 103,560 shares during the period. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can boosted its holdings in shares of Interactive Brokers Group by 6.7% in the 1st quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 94,759 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $3,289,000 after purchasing an additional 5,966 shares during the period. Finally, First Trust Advisors LP boosted its holdings in shares of Interactive Brokers Group by 253.9% in the 1st quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 182,167 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $6,325,000 after purchasing an additional 130,686 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 15.01% of the company’s stock.

Interactive Brokers Group Company Profile

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc (IBG, Inc) is a holding company. The Company is an automated global electronic broker and market maker specializing in routing orders, and executing and processing trades in securities, futures, foreign exchange instruments, bonds and mutual funds on over 120 electronic exchanges and market centers around the world and offering custody, prime brokerage, securities and margin lending services to customers.

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