GAIN Capital (GCAP) Insider Sells $39,717.98 in Stock

GAIN Capital (NYSE:GCAP) insider Samantha Roady sold 4,826 shares of GAIN Capital stock in a transaction on Monday, May 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.23, for a total transaction of $39,717.98. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 221,191 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,820,401.93. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

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On Thursday, April 26th, Samantha Roady sold 22,874 shares of GAIN Capital stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.50, for a total transaction of $194,429.00. On Monday, April 16th, Samantha Roady sold 5,000 shares of GAIN Capital stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $8.00, for a total transaction of $40,000.00. On Friday, March 16th, Samantha Roady sold 4,871 shares of GAIN Capital stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.19, for a total transaction of $35,022.49. On Tuesday, March 6th, Samantha Roady sold 2,592 shares of GAIN Capital stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.41, for a total transaction of $19,206.72.

Shares of GCAP stock traded down $0.03 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $8.20. The stock had a trading volume of 349,750 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,199,971. GAIN Capital has a 52-week low of $5.56 and a 52-week high of $13.26. The stock has a market capitalization of $367.88 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -41.00, a PEG ratio of 1.44 and a beta of 0.01. The company has a current ratio of 1.24, a quick ratio of 1.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46.

GAIN Capital (NYSE:GCAP) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.37 by ($0.01). GAIN Capital had a net margin of 6.66% and a return on equity of 8.88%. The firm had revenue of $106.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $106.88 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.39) EPS. GAIN Capital’s revenue was up 79.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts predict that GAIN Capital will post 0.76 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, June 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 11th. GAIN Capital’s payout ratio is -120.00%.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. Sandler O’Neill restated a “hold” rating and issued a $7.50 price objective on shares of GAIN Capital in a research report on Friday, April 6th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of GAIN Capital from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, April 2nd. TheStreet upgraded shares of GAIN Capital from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 26th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of GAIN Capital from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $9.25 price objective on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 27th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $8.06.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in GCAP. Mariner Investment Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of GAIN Capital during the 4th quarter valued at about $100,000. Investors Research Corp bought a new stake in shares of GAIN Capital during the 4th quarter valued at about $141,000. Virtu Financial LLC bought a new stake in shares of GAIN Capital during the 4th quarter valued at about $157,000. Jane Street Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of GAIN Capital during the 4th quarter valued at about $162,000. Finally, DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co bought a new stake in shares of GAIN Capital during the 4th quarter valued at about $170,000. 55.27% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

GAIN Capital Company Profile

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc, together with its subsidiary, provides trading services and solutions to retail, institutional, and futures service customers worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Retail, Institutional, and Futures. It specializes in over-the-counter (OTC) and exchange-traded markets.

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