Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Purchases Shares of 12254 AtriCure Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRC)

Quantum Capital Management increased its holdings in shares of AtriCure by 0.7% during the 1st quarter. Quantum Capital Management now owns …

AtriCure logoCampbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC bought a new stake in AtriCure Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRC) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 12,254 shares of the medical device company’s stock, valued at approximately $366,000.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its stake in shares of AtriCure by 1.0% during the 4th quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 65,786 shares of the medical device company’s stock worth $2,013,000 after acquiring an additional 681 shares in the last quarter. Quantum Capital Management increased its holdings in shares of AtriCure by 0.7% during the 1st quarter. Quantum Capital Management now owns 127,035 shares of the medical device company’s stock worth $3,403,000 after buying an additional 845 shares during the last quarter. Bell Rock Capital LLC acquired a new stake in AtriCure in the 1st quarter valued at $26,000. Rhumbline Advisers increased its holdings in AtriCure by 3.4% in the 1st quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 48,738 shares of the medical device company’s stock valued at $1,306,000 after purchasing an additional 1,594 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Legal & General Group Plc increased its holdings in AtriCure by 31.0% in the 4th quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 6,958 shares of the medical device company’s stock valued at $213,000 after purchasing an additional 1,646 shares in the last quarter. 89.20% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on ATRC. ValuEngine downgraded AtriCure from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. began coverage on shares of AtriCure in a research report on Friday, April 12th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $37.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of AtriCure from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 23rd. BidaskClub raised shares of AtriCure from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 26th. Finally, Northland Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of AtriCure in a report on Friday, April 26th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, six have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $37.20.

In other AtriCure news, SVP Justin J. Noznesky sold 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total value of $300,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 94,068 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,822,040. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO Michael H. Carrel sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, July 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.00, for a total transaction of $800,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 661,103 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $21,155,296. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 37,158 shares of company stock worth $1,169,102 in the last quarter. Insiders own 8.00% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NASDAQ:ATRC opened at $31.31 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $1.18 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -33.31 and a beta of 0.24. AtriCure Inc. has a 12-month low of $26.11 and a 12-month high of $36.49. The company has a quick ratio of 3.10, a current ratio of 3.72 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $31.08.

AtriCure (NASDAQ:ATRC) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 30th. The medical device company reported ($0.17) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.18) by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $58.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $57.76 million. AtriCure had a negative net margin of 9.46% and a negative return on equity of 13.06%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 13.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.19) EPS. Sell-side analysts expect that AtriCure Inc. will post -0.78 earnings per share for the current year.

AtriCure Profile

AtriCure, Inc develops, manufactures, and sells devices for the surgical ablation of cardiac tissue and systems to medical centers in the United States and internationally. The company offers Isolator Synergy and Isolator Synergy Access clamps for the treatment of persistent and long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation concomitant to other open-heart surgical procedures; EPi-Sense guided coagulation system used for the coagulation of tissue; and COBRA Fusion surgical ablation system to combine bipolar temperature-controlled radio frequency energy control with monopolar energy.

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Hartford Investment Management Co. Cuts Stake in NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI)

Hartford Investment Management Co. lowered its position in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) by 18.0% in the second quarter, …

NXP Semiconductors logoHartford Investment Management Co. lowered its position in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) by 18.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 11,436 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock after selling 2,510 shares during the quarter. Hartford Investment Management Co.’s holdings in NXP Semiconductors were worth $1,116,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its position in NXP Semiconductors by 2.7% during the 2nd quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 3,858 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $367,000 after buying an additional 102 shares during the last quarter. Barings LLC increased its holdings in shares of NXP Semiconductors by 1.3% in the 1st quarter. Barings LLC now owns 7,861 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $695,000 after purchasing an additional 103 shares in the last quarter. Pinnacle Bank increased its holdings in shares of NXP Semiconductors by 25.4% in the 2nd quarter. Pinnacle Bank now owns 558 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $54,000 after purchasing an additional 113 shares in the last quarter. Citizens Financial Group Inc RI increased its holdings in shares of NXP Semiconductors by 56.3% in the 1st quarter. Citizens Financial Group Inc RI now owns 358 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $32,000 after purchasing an additional 129 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Cornerstone Advisors Inc. increased its holdings in shares of NXP Semiconductors by 55.8% in the 2nd quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 374 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $37,000 after purchasing an additional 134 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 76.02% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on NXPI shares. Mizuho increased their price target on shares of NXP Semiconductors from $95.00 to $100.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. Stifel Nicolaus set a $105.00 price target on shares of NXP Semiconductors and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. Bank of America reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $125.00 price target (up previously from $105.00) on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. Barclays reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a report on Sunday, May 5th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of NXP Semiconductors from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $104.44.

In related news, Chairman Peter L. Bonfield sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $98.36, for a total value of $983,600.00. Following the sale, the chairman now directly owns 24,404 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,400,377.44. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink.

Shares of NASDAQ NXPI opened at $101.48 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $32.96 billion, a PE ratio of 15.01, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.26 and a beta of 1.26. NXP Semiconductors NV has a 52 week low of $67.62 and a 52 week high of $108.51. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $98.94. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.79, a quick ratio of 1.44 and a current ratio of 1.82.

About NXP Semiconductors

NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, provides high performance mixed signal solutions for radio frequency (RF), analog, power management, interface, security, and digital processing products worldwide. The company offers products for audio and visual head-end unit applications, such as single-chip radio solutions, multi-standard radios, audio amplifiers and power analog products, and i.MX applications processors; in-vehicle networking products; two-way secure entry products; various sensors and microcontrollers; power management solutions; battery cell controllers; and solutions for radar, vision, vehicle-to-vehicle, and vehicle-to-infrastructure systems.

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QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Stock Position Lifted by Ironwood Investment Counsel LLC

Ironwood Investment Counsel LLC lifted its holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 16.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in …

QUALCOMM logoIronwood Investment Counsel LLC lifted its holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 16.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 4,598 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 665 shares during the quarter. Ironwood Investment Counsel LLC’s holdings in QUALCOMM were worth $349,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in QCOM. 1ST Source Bank lifted its holdings in shares of QUALCOMM by 0.7% in the second quarter. 1ST Source Bank now owns 50,166 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $3,816,000 after buying an additional 338 shares during the period. Highland Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of QUALCOMM by 12.8% in the second quarter. Highland Capital Management LLC now owns 117,748 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $8,957,000 after buying an additional 13,343 shares during the period. Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of QUALCOMM by 71.1% in the second quarter. Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC now owns 27,523 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $2,094,000 after buying an additional 11,434 shares during the period. ARP Americas LP lifted its holdings in shares of QUALCOMM by 622.8% in the second quarter. ARP Americas LP now owns 44,798 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $3,408,000 after buying an additional 38,600 shares during the period. Finally, LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC lifted its holdings in shares of QUALCOMM by 23.2% in the second quarter. LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC now owns 14,066 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $1,070,000 after buying an additional 2,650 shares during the period. 76.18% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

In related news, EVP Michelle M. Sterling sold 5,560 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $86.44, for a total transaction of $480,606.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, SVP Erin L. Polek sold 1,478 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.36, for a total value of $103,992.08. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 1,386 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $97,518.96. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 0.11% of the company’s stock.

QCOM has been the subject of several analyst reports. BidaskClub downgraded QUALCOMM from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday. Bank of America reduced their target price on QUALCOMM from $105.00 to $100.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Morgan Stanley raised QUALCOMM from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating and upped their target price for the company from $55.00 to $95.00 in a report on Tuesday, April 23rd. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating and issued a $79.00 target price on shares of QUALCOMM in a research report on Monday, July 22nd. Finally, ValuEngine raised QUALCOMM from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 16th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating, fifteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $79.93.

Shares of NASDAQ QCOM opened at $71.26 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.46, a quick ratio of 1.61 and a current ratio of 1.77. The firm has a market cap of $82.87 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.34, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.85 and a beta of 1.62. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $74.46. QUALCOMM, Inc. has a 52 week low of $49.10 and a 52 week high of $90.34.

QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 31st. The wireless technology company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $4.89 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.12 billion. QUALCOMM had a return on equity of 112.21% and a net margin of 13.41%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 12.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.01 EPS. As a group, analysts predict that QUALCOMM, Inc. will post 2.88 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.62 per share. This represents a $2.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 11th. QUALCOMM’s dividend payout ratio is 77.74%.

QUALCOMM Profile

QUALCOMM Incorporated designs, develops, manufactures, and markets digital communication products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT); Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL); and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). The QCT segment develops and supplies integrated circuits and system software based on code division multiple access (CDMA), orthogonal frequency division multiple access, and other technologies for use in wireless voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products.

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QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Shares Purchased by Chesley Taft & Associates LLC

Chesley Taft & Associates LLC lifted its holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 2.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in …

QUALCOMM logoChesley Taft & Associates LLC lifted its holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 2.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 17,635 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 450 shares during the quarter. Chesley Taft & Associates LLC’s holdings in QUALCOMM were worth $1,341,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. ACG Wealth raised its holdings in QUALCOMM by 2.6% during the 1st quarter. ACG Wealth now owns 7,749 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $442,000 after buying an additional 197 shares during the last quarter. Conning Inc. raised its holdings in QUALCOMM by 5.7% during the 1st quarter. Conning Inc. now owns 826,550 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $47,138,000 after buying an additional 44,907 shares during the last quarter. World Asset Management Inc increased its position in QUALCOMM by 18.5% during the 1st quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 91,562 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $5,222,000 after purchasing an additional 14,322 shares during the period. Regent Investment Management LLC increased its position in QUALCOMM by 12.5% during the 1st quarter. Regent Investment Management LLC now owns 4,492 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $256,000 after purchasing an additional 500 shares during the period. Finally, OLD Second National Bank of Aurora increased its position in QUALCOMM by 4.7% during the 1st quarter. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora now owns 37,027 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock valued at $2,112,000 after purchasing an additional 1,661 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 76.18% of the company’s stock.

In related news, SVP Erin L. Polek sold 1,478 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $70.36, for a total value of $103,992.08. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 1,386 shares in the company, valued at $97,518.96. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, EVP Michelle M. Sterling sold 5,560 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $86.44, for a total value of $480,606.40. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 0.11% of the company’s stock.

A number of research analysts have issued reports on QCOM shares. Cfra set a $80.00 price objective on shares of QUALCOMM and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 23rd. Bank of America cut their price objective on shares of QUALCOMM from $105.00 to $100.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. Raymond James raised shares of QUALCOMM from an “outperform” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and increased their price objective for the company from $85.00 to $115.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 2nd. Goldman Sachs Group assumed coverage on shares of QUALCOMM in a research report on Thursday, May 23rd. They set a “neutral” rating and a $73.00 price objective on the stock. Finally, Barclays downgraded shares of QUALCOMM from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and cut their price objective for the company from $90.00 to $75.00 in a research report on Thursday, July 18th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating, fifteen have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $79.93.

NASDAQ QCOM opened at $71.26 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.46, a quick ratio of 1.61 and a current ratio of 1.77. QUALCOMM, Inc. has a 12 month low of $49.10 and a 12 month high of $90.34. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $74.46. The company has a market cap of $86.63 billion, a PE ratio of 22.34, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.81 and a beta of 1.62.

QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 31st. The wireless technology company reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.62 by $0.02. QUALCOMM had a net margin of 13.41% and a return on equity of 112.21%. The business had revenue of $4.89 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.12 billion. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.01 EPS. The company’s revenue was down 12.7% on a year-over-year basis. Sell-side analysts predict that QUALCOMM, Inc. will post 2.88 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 12th will be issued a $0.62 dividend. This represents a $2.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 11th. QUALCOMM’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 77.74%.

About QUALCOMM

QUALCOMM Incorporated designs, develops, manufactures, and markets digital communication products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT); Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL); and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). The QCT segment develops and supplies integrated circuits and system software based on code division multiple access (CDMA), orthogonal frequency division multiple access, and other technologies for use in wireless voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products.

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Creative Planning Has $4.87 Million Holdings in CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME)

Creative Planning cut its position in CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) by 4.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent …

CME Group logoCreative Planning cut its position in CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) by 4.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 25,070 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 1,271 shares during the period. Creative Planning’s holdings in CME Group were worth $4,866,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC raised its stake in shares of CME Group by 11.6% during the second quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 36,315 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $7,049,000 after buying an additional 3,789 shares during the last quarter. Swarthmore Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of CME Group by 930.6% during the second quarter. Swarthmore Group Inc. now owns 37,100 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $7,201,000 after buying an additional 33,500 shares during the last quarter. Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc. raised its stake in shares of CME Group by 41.1% during the second quarter. Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc. now owns 625 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $121,000 after buying an additional 182 shares during the last quarter. Doliver Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of CME Group by 18.9% during the second quarter. Doliver Advisors LP now owns 4,400 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $854,000 after buying an additional 698 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ballentine Partners LLC bought a new stake in shares of CME Group during the second quarter worth approximately $313,000. 84.58% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

A number of research firms recently weighed in on CME. BidaskClub downgraded shares of CME Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 11th. Wells Fargo & Co boosted their price target on shares of CME Group from $176.00 to $200.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 3rd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of CME Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $158.00 price target for the company. in a research note on Monday, May 27th. Rosenblatt Securities downgraded shares of CME Group from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 18th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of CME Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 8th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $192.14.

In other news, Director Howard J. Siegel sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $205.00, for a total value of $1,025,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 80,382 shares in the company, valued at $16,478,310. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CEO Terrence A. Duffy sold 35,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $200.15, for a total transaction of $7,005,250.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 79,057 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $15,823,258.55. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 78,873 shares of company stock valued at $15,707,799. Corporate insiders own 1.20% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NASDAQ CME opened at $208.89 on Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $72.07 billion, a PE ratio of 30.63, a P/E/G ratio of 4.51 and a beta of 0.23. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $201.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a quick ratio of 1.04 and a current ratio of 1.05. CME Group Inc has a 52-week low of $161.05 and a 52-week high of $210.17.

CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 31st. The financial services provider reported $1.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $1.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.27 billion. CME Group had a net margin of 39.36% and a return on equity of 9.14%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 20.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.74 earnings per share. On average, analysts forecast that CME Group Inc will post 6.66 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, September 25th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 10th will be issued a dividend of $0.75 per share. This represents a $3.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.44%. CME Group’s dividend payout ratio is currently 43.99%.

CME Group Profile

CME Group Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates contract markets for the trading of futures and options on futures contracts worldwide. It offers a range of products across various asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, and metals, as well as fixed income products.

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