Gain Capital Holdings Inc (NYSE:GCAP) insider Samantha Roady sold 4,893 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, March 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.57, for a total value of $32,147.01. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 241,257 shares in the company, valued at $1,585,058.49. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink.

Gain Capital stock traded up $0.12 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $6.66. The company had a trading volume of 120,158 shares, compared to its average volume of 191,777. Gain Capital Holdings Inc has a 52 week low of $5.68 and a 52 week high of $8.50. The stock has a market cap of $245.62 million, a P/E ratio of 10.09, a P/E/G ratio of 1.50 and a beta of 0.49. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a quick ratio of 1.34 and a current ratio of 1.34.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 29th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 26th will be issued a $0.06 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 25th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.60%. Gain Capital’s dividend payout ratio is currently 36.36%.

A number of equities analysts recently commented on GCAP shares. Zacks Investment Research raised Gain Capital from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $7.25 target price on the stock in a report on Friday, December 28th. ValuEngine cut Gain Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 2nd. Finally, TheStreet cut Gain Capital from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $8.44.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in GCAP. Renaissance Technologies LLC bought a new position in Gain Capital in the 3rd quarter worth $105,000. Hartford Investment Management Co. bought a new position in Gain Capital in the 4th quarter worth $144,000. Paloma Partners Management Co bought a new position in Gain Capital in the 4th quarter worth $150,000. Vident Investment Advisory LLC raised its holdings in Gain Capital by 100.4% in the 3rd quarter. Vident Investment Advisory LLC now owns 24,814 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $161,000 after purchasing an additional 12,432 shares during the period. Finally, Robotti Robert bought a new position in Gain Capital in the 3rd quarter worth $163,000. 56.09% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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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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