CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 30th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of 0.27 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, December 15th. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th.

Shares of CBOE Holdings (NASDAQ:CBOE) opened at $120.13 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.57, a quick ratio of 1.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46. CBOE Holdings has a 1 year low of $67.85 and a 1 year high of $120.84. The stock has a market cap of $13,541.19, a price-to-earnings ratio of 37.65, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.01 and a beta of 0.49.

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

In related news, Chairman Edward T. Tilly sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $105.52, for a total value of $527,600.00. Following the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 75,611 shares in the company, valued at $7,978,472.72. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, insider David S. Reynolds sold 4,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $109.12, for a total transaction of $436,480.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 16,020 shares of company stock worth $1,670,362 over the last three months. Insiders own 1.86% of the company’s stock.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on CBOE. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of CBOE Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $121.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Monday, October 9th. Bank of America Corporation increased their price objective on shares of CBOE Holdings from $113.00 to $120.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, October 9th. BidaskClub lowered shares of CBOE Holdings from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $100.00 price objective on shares of CBOE Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, September 11th. Finally, Barclays PLC began coverage on shares of CBOE Holdings in a research report on Friday, September 8th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $105.00 price objective on the stock. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. CBOE Holdings presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $105.36.

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About CBOE Holdings

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).

Dividend History for CBOE Holdings (NASDAQ:CBOE)

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