On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.61% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.3% in the last 1 week, and is up 0.53% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.56% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.88%.The 200 Day SMA reached 12.06% Virtu Financial, Inc. has dropped 1.23% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -22.09%.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT): The stock opened at $16.97 and touched an intraday high of $17.075 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $16.72, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $16.96 with a gain of 0.30% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 1,039,756. The stock had closed at $16.96 in the previous trading session.
Virtu Financial, Inc. is a financial holding company. The Company is a technology-enabled market maker and liquidity provider to the financial markets. The Company is engaged in buying and selling securities and other financial instruments. The Company provides liquidity and competitive pricing in foreign currency markets directly to market participants on its own trading platform called VFX and through other customized liquidity arrangements. The Company has developed a multi-asset, multi-currency technology platform that integrates with exchanges and other trading venues through customized infrastructure to provide continuous bid and offer quotations on assets traded electronically around the world. Its platform generates and disseminates continuous bid and offer quotes on over 11,000 tradable listed products.