NASDAQ:VIRT - Virtu Financial Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $31.88
  • Forecasted Upside: 20.46 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$26.46
▲ +0.36 (1.38%)

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Analyst Price Target for VIRT

Analyst Price Target is $31.88
▲ +20.46% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Virtu Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is $31.88, with a high forecast of $35.00 and a low forecast of $25.00. The average price target represents a 20.46% upside from the last price of $26.46.

This chart shows the closing price for VIRT for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 3 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Virtu Financial. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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5/1/2020
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7/30/2020
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10/28/2020
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1/26/2021
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4/26/2021
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7/25/2021
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9/23/2021
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10/23/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/5/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$26.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
8/5/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $35.00High
4/20/2021CitigroupBoost Price Target$29.00 ➝ $32.50Low
4/8/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$33.00 ➝ $35.00High
4/5/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 ➝ $35.00Low
3/31/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$25.00 ➝ $26.00Low
2/16/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
2/12/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 ➝ $32.00Low
1/11/2021Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ UnderweightHigh
11/9/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$28.00High
10/6/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$25.00 ➝ $24.00Low
9/23/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetOverweight$31.00 ➝ $29.00High
9/11/2020Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$28.00Medium
8/10/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$26.00 ➝ $24.00Low
8/10/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $25.00Low
8/10/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$26.00 ➝ $25.00High
7/20/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$25.00 ➝ $26.00High
7/1/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $26.00Low
6/19/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$31.00Low
5/14/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $27.00Low
5/8/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$24.00 ➝ $26.00High
5/8/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$24.00 ➝ $25.00High
5/8/2020Compass PointBoost Price TargetBuy$23.50 ➝ $28.00High
4/20/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$21.00 ➝ $24.00High
4/16/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$21.00 ➝ $24.00Low
4/16/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Neutral$29.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
4/3/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$18.00 ➝ $21.00Medium
3/13/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$17.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
3/4/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$20.00 ➝ $23.00High
3/2/2020Compass PointUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$21.00Medium
2/12/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price Target$19.00 ➝ $21.00Low
2/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$17.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
1/6/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$17.75 ➝ $15.50N/A
11/8/2019UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$21.00 ➝ $17.00Medium
10/21/2019CitigroupSet Price TargetHold$18.00Medium
10/11/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$25.00 ➝ $21.00Low
10/9/2019Compass PointSet Price TargetHold$18.00N/A
10/8/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$20.00 ➝ $19.00Low
9/3/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Overweight$23.00Low
8/12/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$29.00 ➝ $25.00Low
8/9/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$20.00Low
6/26/2019Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$29.00 ➝ $29.00High
4/16/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$36.00 ➝ $32.00Low
2/8/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$29.00Low
1/4/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$27.00High
1/4/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$29.00Low
11/14/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$22.00 ➝ $28.00Low
10/5/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingHoldMedium
9/19/2018Compass PointInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$23.00Low
8/8/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$22.00Low
7/30/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$25.00High
7/27/2018Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingBuy$27.00Low
7/18/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ $26.55$37.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
5/23/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$37.00Low
5/11/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeHold ➝ Neutral$29.00 ➝ $28.00Low
5/8/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$26.00 ➝ $37.00Low
5/7/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$27.00 ➝ $33.00Low
5/7/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$26.00 ➝ $36.00Low
5/4/2018Sandler O'NeillBoost Price TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $38.00Low
5/4/2018Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetIn-Line$27.00 ➝ $38.00Low
4/24/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$22.00 ➝ $29.00Medium
2/13/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Neutral$20.00 ➝ $22.00High
2/12/2018UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$31.00Low
2/12/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$15.00 ➝ $26.00Low
2/9/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$17.00 ➝ $27.00Low
2/9/2018Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetIn-Line ➝ In-Line$18.00 ➝ $27.00Low
2/8/2018Sandler O'NeillBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $27.00Low
2/8/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$18.00 ➝ $26.00Low
2/6/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$20.00High
1/25/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$13.50 ➝ $17.50Low
11/8/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweight ➝ Underweight$13.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
11/8/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$16.00 ➝ $17.00N/A
11/8/2017CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$15.00N/A
11/7/2017Sandler O'NeillSet Price TargetBuy$19.00N/A
11/7/2017Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetIn-Line ➝ In-Line$17.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
11/7/2017Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$18.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
10/18/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Underweight$13.00N/A
10/2/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn ➝ In-Line$17.00Low
9/15/2017Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$18.00Low
8/10/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$16.00Medium
8/10/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingSell$16.00 ➝ $14.00Medium
7/12/2017CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$17.00 ➝ $16.00High
5/8/2017UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$18.00N/A
4/24/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$17.00 ➝ $19.00N/A
1/24/2017UBS GroupBoost Price Target$19.00N/A
(Data available from 10/23/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.46 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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3/27/2021
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4/26/2021
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5/26/2021
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7/25/2021
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8/24/2021
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9/23/2021
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10/23/2021

Current Sentiment

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Recent Stories by Sentiment

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Virtu Financial logo
Virtu Financial, Inc. engages in the provision of market making and liquidity services. It operates through the following segments: Market Making, Execution Services and Corporate. The Market Making segment engages in buying and selling of securities and other financial instruments. The Execution Services segment agency offers trading venues that provide transparent trading in global equities, ETFs, and fixed income to institutions, banks and broker dealers. The Corporate segment consists of investments in strategic financial services-oriented opportunities and maintains corporate overhead expenses and all other income and expenses that are not attributable to the other segments. The company was founded by Vincent J. Viola and Douglas Cifu in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
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Today's Range

Now: $26.46
Low: $25.77
High: $26.64

50 Day Range

MA: $24.94
Low: $23.48
High: $26.19

52 Week Range

Now: $26.46
Low: $21.03
High: $32.35

Volume

476,171 shs

Average Volume

1,444,529 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.96 billion

P/E Ratio

6.32

Dividend Yield

3.81%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Virtu Financial?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on Virtu Financial in the last year: Citigroup Inc., Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Rosenblatt Securities, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Virtu Financial?

4 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Virtu Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $31.88, suggesting a possible upside of 20.7%. Rosenblatt Securities has the highest price target set, predicting VIRT will reach $35.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $25.00 for Virtu Financial in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial currently has 1 sell rating and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in VIRT, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Virtu Financial's investor relations team?

Virtu Financial's physical mailing address is 165 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY, 10006. The financial services provider's listed phone number is (212) 418-0100 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Virtu Financial is www.virtu.com.