Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Thu 2 May (In 16 Days). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at $0.94 per share. In the preceding quarter, the company reportedly generated EPS of $0.94 per share of its common stock. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has an operating margin of 52.00%, a profit margin of 40.00% and a gross margin of .
Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Most recently, on January 22nd, 2019, Citigroup Upgrade a Buy rating. Before that, on November 28th, 2018, Atlantic Equities Initiated to Overweight. Berenberg Downgrade a Hold rating on November 20th, 2018, Bernstein Initiated an Outperform rating on April 10th, 2018, and JP Morgan Upgrade a Overweight rating on February 20th, 2018.
At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 565.72M shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 44.94B. In the last trading day, 2,556,732 shares of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 2.97M shares per day of trading.
If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by $2.47 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of +3.21% and a moving average of 77.85. In the past 20 days, its price changed by $5.19 (which is +6.99%) and the stock’s moving average was 76.07. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of ICE changed by $2.34 (which is +3.04%) and demonstrated a moving average of 75.56.
Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 73.59%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 90.01% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 91.63%. Using a similar metric, Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 60.36% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 86.41% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 87.87%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was 0.92 over the past 9 days, 1.28 over the past two weeks, and 2.38 in the last 20 days.
As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $79.44 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $82.65 and a low of $67.70. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.
The Vanguard Group Inc purchased more shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 41,521,792 shares of the company’s stock following the addition of 367,287 to this investor’s holdings during the three-month period. This share count represents that The Vanguard Group Inc now held 7.30% stake in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE)’s shares.
Just in the most recent trading day, Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) experienced a high price of $79.87 and low point of $78.58. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 79.44 per share, following a loss of -$78.64, or 1.02% during the full day.