INTL Fcstone Inc (NASDAQ:INTL) Director Scott J. Branch bought 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 23rd. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $37.25 per share, for a total transaction of $186,250.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 500,122 shares in the company, valued at $18,629,544.50. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.
INTL stock opened at $39.28 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.37, a current ratio of 1.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.47. INTL Fcstone Inc has a 12 month low of $34.10 and a 12 month high of $56.66. The firm has a market cap of $705.80 million, a P/E ratio of 9.72 and a beta of 1.63. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $38.44 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $38.85.
INTL Fcstone (NASDAQ:INTL) last released its earnings results on Thursday, August 8th. The financial services provider reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter. INTL Fcstone had a net margin of 0.27% and a return on equity of 13.56%. The firm had revenue of $283.40 million for the quarter.
Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Texas Permanent School Fund increased its holdings in INTL Fcstone by 4.7% in the 1st quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 10,882 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $422,000 after buying an additional 489 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE grew its holdings in shares of INTL Fcstone by 687.1% during the 4th quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 73,017 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $2,671,000 after purchasing an additional 63,740 shares during the last quarter. Deutsche Bank AG grew its holdings in shares of INTL Fcstone by 21.9% during the 4th quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 52,902 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,933,000 after purchasing an additional 9,489 shares during the last quarter. Comerica Bank grew its holdings in shares of INTL Fcstone by 3.0% during the 1st quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 15,801 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $630,000 after purchasing an additional 453 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Commonwealth Bank of Australia grew its holdings in shares of INTL Fcstone by 97.3% during the 1st quarter. Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 29,400 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,137,000 after purchasing an additional 14,500 shares during the last quarter. 70.72% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
About INTL Fcstone
INTL FCStone Inc operates as a financial services company worldwide. The company's Commercial Hedging segment offers risk management consulting services related to agricultural and energy commodities, and base metal products listed on the London Metals Exchange. Its Global Payments segment provides payment solutions to banks and commercial businesses; and charities and non-governmental organizations, and government organizations.
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