Cboe Global Markets (CBOE:CBOE) Sets New 52-Week High at $116.57

Cboe Global Markets Inc (CBOE:CBOE) shares hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $116.57 and last traded at $116.55, with a volume of 3075 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $115.30.

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on CBOE. Wells Fargo & Co reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $120.00 price objective (up previously from $112.00) on shares of Cboe Global Markets in a research note on Friday, July 5th. Barclays set a $106.00 price objective on shares of Cboe Global Markets and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, August 5th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $111.50.

The firm has a 50 day moving average of $116.94 and a 200-day moving average of $110.73.

In other Cboe Global Markets news, EVP John Deters sold 1,141 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $119.31, for a total value of $136,132.71. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 1,980 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $236,233.80. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Carole E. Stone sold 2,766 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $117.70, for a total value of $325,558.20. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 13,819 shares in the company, valued at $1,626,496.30. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders sold 24,007 shares of company stock valued at $2,850,741. Company insiders own 0.89% of the company’s stock.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. 6 Meridian increased its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 1.9% during the 2nd quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 5,196 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $538,000 after acquiring an additional 99 shares during the last quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 2.7% during the 2nd quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 5,755 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $596,000 after acquiring an additional 150 shares during the last quarter. AdvisorNet Financial Inc acquired a new position in shares of Cboe Global Markets during the 2nd quarter valued at about $829,000. IFM Investors Pty Ltd increased its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 27.3% during the 2nd quarter. IFM Investors Pty Ltd now owns 8,217 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $852,000 after acquiring an additional 1,760 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund increased its holdings in shares of Cboe Global Markets by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 11,934 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,237,000 after acquiring an additional 287 shares during the last quarter. 81.98% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Cboe Global Markets Company Profile (CBOE:CBOE)

Cboe Global Markets, Inc engages in the provision of trading and investment solutions to investors. It operates through the following business segments: Options, U.S. Equities, Futures, European Equities, and Global FX. The Options segment includes options exchange business, which lists for trading options on market indexes (index options), as well as on non-exclusive multiply-listed options.

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