BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S Increases Stock Position in Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (BATS:CBOE)

BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S raised its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (BATS:CBOEFree Report) by 190.3% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 5,438 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,565 shares during the quarter. BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S’s holdings in Cboe Global Markets were worth $971,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of CBOE. Metis Global Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 12.7% during the third quarter. Metis Global Partners LLC now owns 5,239 shares of the company’s stock valued at $818,000 after buying an additional 592 shares during the last quarter. Exencial Wealth Advisors LLC grew its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 17.7% in the third quarter. Exencial Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 3,427 shares of the company’s stock worth $535,000 after acquiring an additional 516 shares during the period. Monument Capital Management bought a new stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets in the fourth quarter worth approximately $215,000. Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund raised its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 30.8% during the fourth quarter. Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund now owns 8,004 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,429,000 after purchasing an additional 1,883 shares during the last quarter. Finally, McGuire Investment Group LLC lifted its position in Cboe Global Markets by 0.9% during the fourth quarter. McGuire Investment Group LLC now owns 94,024 shares of the company’s stock valued at $16,789,000 after purchasing an additional 867 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 81.73% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Ratings Changes

A number of research firms have commented on CBOE. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and issued a $199.00 target price (down previously from $211.00) on shares of Cboe Global Markets in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and issued a $197.00 price objective on shares of Cboe Global Markets in a report on Thursday, April 4th. Rosenblatt Securities increased their target price on Cboe Global Markets from $200.00 to $205.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, May 6th. Bank of America boosted their price target on Cboe Global Markets from $200.00 to $204.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, April 19th. Finally, Oppenheimer reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $206.00 price objective on shares of Cboe Global Markets in a research note on Monday, May 6th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, the company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $191.00.

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Insiders Place Their Bets

In related news, EVP Catherine R. Clay sold 1,100 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $185.06, for a total value of $203,566.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 4,656 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $861,639.36. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 0.51% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Cboe Global Markets Stock Up 0.2 %

CBOE stock opened at $184.14 on Thursday. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $180.88 and its 200-day moving average price is $181.37. The stock has a market cap of $19.53 billion, a P/E ratio of 94.92 and a beta of 0.61. The company has a quick ratio of 1.21, a current ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60. Cboe Global Markets, Inc. has a twelve month low of $103.82 and a twelve month high of $139.00.

Cboe Global Markets (BATS:CBOEGet Free Report) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May 3rd. The company reported $2.15 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $2.04 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $502.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $504.80 million. Cboe Global Markets had a net margin of 5.77% and a return on equity of 20.05%. The company’s revenue was up 6.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.90 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Cboe Global Markets, Inc. will post 6.41 EPS for the current year.

Cboe Global Markets Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a $0.55 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.19%. Cboe Global Markets’s payout ratio is presently 98.97%.

About Cboe Global Markets

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Cboe Global Markets, Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates as an options exchange worldwide. It operates through six segments: Options, North American Equities, Europe and Asia Pacific, Futures, Global FX, and Digital. The Options segment trades in listed market indices. The North American Equities segment trades in listed U.S.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Cboe Global Markets (BATS:CBOE)

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