CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) Chairman Edward T. Tilly sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $126.28, for a total transaction of $631,400.00. Following the sale, the chairman now directly owns 70,611 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $8,916,757.08. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ CBOE) traded down $1.34 on Wednesday, reaching $126.28. 1,590,562 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,102,535. The firm has a market capitalization of $14,335.39, a price-to-earnings ratio of 39.86, a PEG ratio of 2.12 and a beta of 0.52. CBOE Holdings, Inc. has a 52-week low of $72.54 and a 52-week high of $128.32. The company has a quick ratio of 1.57, a current ratio of 1.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46.

CBOE (NASDAQ:CBOE) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The financial services provider reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.88 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $269.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $270.14 million. CBOE had a net margin of 10.55% and a return on equity of 14.70%. CBOE’s quarterly revenue was up 98.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.72 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that CBOE Holdings, Inc. will post 3.41 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.86%. CBOE’s payout ratio is presently 58.70%.

A number of analysts have recently commented on the stock. Deutsche Bank boosted their target price on shares of CBOE from $106.00 to $108.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of CBOE from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. Citigroup boosted their price target on shares of CBOE from $93.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Royal Bank of Canada lowered shares of CBOE from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $100.00 to $108.00 in a research report on Monday, October 16th. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a “hold” rating and set a $108.00 price target on shares of CBOE in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $107.50.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Visionary Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in CBOE in the 3rd quarter valued at about $234,000. Neuberger Berman Group LLC boosted its holdings in CBOE by 0.6% in the 3rd quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 310,803 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $33,452,000 after purchasing an additional 1,868 shares during the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its holdings in CBOE by 7.5% in the 3rd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 242,050 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $26,052,000 after purchasing an additional 16,850 shares during the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC boosted its holdings in CBOE by 46.8% in the 3rd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 704,403 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $75,815,000 after purchasing an additional 224,513 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Vident Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new position in CBOE in the 3rd quarter valued at about $1,039,000. Institutional investors own 84.07% of the company’s stock.

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About CBOE

Cboe Global Markets, Inc, formerly CBOE Holdings, Inc, is a holding company. The Company provides trading and investment solutions to investors around the world. It offers trading across a diverse range of products in multiple asset classes and geographies, including options, futures, United States and European equities, exchange-traded products (ETPs), global foreign exchange (FX) and multi-asset volatility products based on the Cboe Volatility Index (VIX Index).

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