Gain Capital Holdings Inc (NYSE:GCAP) CEO Glenn Henry Stevens sold 5,350 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.41, for a total transaction of $39,643.50. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 1,632,050 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $12,093,490.50. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Glenn Henry Stevens also recently made the following trade(s):

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  • On Friday, March 16th, Glenn Henry Stevens sold 24,893 shares of Gain Capital stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.24, for a total transaction of $180,225.32.

Shares of Gain Capital stock traded down $0.14 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $7.08. 93,202 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,546,248. The company has a quick ratio of 1.24, a current ratio of 1.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46. Gain Capital Holdings Inc has a 1 year low of $5.56 and a 1 year high of $13.26.

Gain Capital (NYSE:GCAP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March 8th. The financial services provider reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.14 by ($0.24). Gain Capital had a negative net margin of 3.66% and a negative return on equity of 3.23%. The business had revenue of $69.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $72.89 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.42 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was down 39.8% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts expect that Gain Capital Holdings Inc will post 0.75 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 30th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 27th will be given a $0.06 dividend. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 26th. Gain Capital’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently -120.00%.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Mariner Investment Group LLC acquired a new position in Gain Capital in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $100,000. Investors Research Corp acquired a new position in Gain Capital in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $141,000. Virtu Financial LLC acquired a new position in Gain Capital in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $157,000. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in Gain Capital in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $162,000. Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. acquired a new position in Gain Capital in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $104,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 56.52% of the company’s stock.

Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of Gain Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, March 10th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $7.58.

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Gain Capital Company Profile

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc (GAIN) is a provider of trading services and solutions, specializing in over-the-counter (OTC) and exchange-traded markets. The Company’s segments include Retail segment, Institutional segment and Futures segment. Through its retail segment, the Company provides its retail customers across the world with access to a range of global financial markets, including spot forex, precious metals, spread bets and contracts for difference (CFDs) on commodities, indices, individual equities and interest rate products, as well OTC options on forex.

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