Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE) : Three Bays Capital Lp reduced its stake in Intercontinental Exchange Inc by 39.8% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 367,346 shares of Intercontinental Exchange Inc which is valued at $102,357,289 after selling 242,900 shares in Intercontinental Exchange Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016.Intercontinental Exchange Inc makes up approximately 9.70% of Three Bays Capital Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Rothschild Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in ICE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 210 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,526 shares of Intercontinental Exchange Inc which is valued at $424,259. Intercontinental Exchange Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Rothschild Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.Nordea Investment Management Ab boosted its stake in ICE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 849,132 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,010,715 shares of Intercontinental Exchange Inc which is valued at $265,514,831. Intercontinental Exchange Inc makes up approx 0.75% of Nordea Investment Management Ab’s portfolio.
Intercontinental Exchange Inc opened for trading at $282.57 and hit $286.47 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $284.35, with a gain of 0.83% or 2.33 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 7,40,731 shares. Company has a market cap of $33,876 M.
On the company’s financial health, Intercontinental Exchange Inc reported $3.43 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $3.37. The company had revenue of $1129.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1120.80 million. The company’s revenue was up 41.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.90 EPS.
Investors should note that on Aug 3, 2016, Intercontinental Exchange Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.8500. The company’s management has announced Sep 14, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 16, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 30, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Intercontinental Exchange Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Aug 9, 2016 to “Overweight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 307 from a previous price target of $295 .Company shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Aug 4, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 304 from a previous price target of $295 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 4, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 282 from a previous price target of $255 .
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) is a global operator of regulated exchanges clearing houses and data services for financial and commodity markets. The Company operates marketplaces for trading and clearing an array of securities and derivatives contracts across asset classes including energy and agricultural commodities equities and equity derivatives among others. Its regulated exchanges include futures exchanges in the United States United Kingdom Canada Singapore and Europe three securities exchanges and two equity options exchanges. The Company also operates over-the-counter (OTC) markets for physical energy and credit default swaps (CDS). Its products and services include Regulated Energy Futures Contracts Regulated Agricultural Futures Contracts Regulated Financial Futures Contracts Securities Products and Listings Credit Derivatives Products OTC Energy Products ICE Data Services and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Data Services.