Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR) : The consensus on Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR) based on 4 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.5, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 3 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ:IBKR): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $35.15 and $35.08 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $35.48. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $35.27, notching a gain of 0.83% for the day. The total traded volume was 226,668 . The stock had closed at $34.98 on the previous day.
In a related news,The director officer (Vice Chairman) of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., Nemser Earl H sold 4,000 shares at $40.21 on April 22, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $160,840. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBG, Inc.) is a holding company. The Company is an automated global electronic broker and market maker specializing in routing orders, and executing and processing trades in securities, futures, foreign exchange instruments, bonds and mutual funds on more than 100 electronic exchanges and trading venues around the world. It operates in two segments: electronic brokerage and market making. The Company owns approximately 14.5% in IBG LLC, the holding company for its businesses. The Company is the sole managing member of IBG LLC. As a direct market access broker, the Company serves the customers of both traditional brokers and prime brokers. It provides its customers with order management, trade execution and portfolio management platform. As a market maker, it provides continuous bid and offer quotations on over one million securities and futures products listed on electronic exchanges around the world.