Gain Capital (NYSE:GCAP) issued its earnings results on Thursday. The financial services provider reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.17, Fidelity Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $95.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $85.77 million. Gain Capital had a return on equity of 5.90% and a net margin of 22.48%.
Shares of NYSE:GCAP traded down $0.08 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $7.40. 22,865 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 698,016. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a quick ratio of 1.37 and a current ratio of 1.37. Gain Capital has a 12 month low of $6.04 and a 12 month high of $13.26. The firm has a market cap of $338.83 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -37.10, a PEG ratio of 1.58 and a beta of 0.22.
In related news, Director Alex Goor acquired 45,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 7th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $7.03 per share, for a total transaction of $316,350.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 196,093 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,378,533.79. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Over the last quarter, insiders have purchased 92,365 shares of company stock worth $659,504. 6.40% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
About Gain Capital
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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