March 23, 2017

Trader's Buzzers HP Inc (NYSE:HPQ), Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE)

20 March 2017, 11:35 | Austin Hogan

In the last three months, insiders sold 61,695 shares of company stock worth $3,633,248. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd increased its stake in Intercontinental Exchange by 22.3% in the third quarter. Evercore ISI restated a "buy" rating and issued a $63.00 target price on shares of Intercontinental Exchange in a report on Saturday, December 17th. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 118,574 shares in the company, valued at $6,880,849.22. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $60.06, up from yesterday's close by 1.13%. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 16th will be given a $0.20 dividend. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.33%. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 202,410 shares of the company's stock, valued at $12,144,600. For annual bases, the firm attains $2.28 per-share earnings for FY 2016 trends against $2.23 for fiscal year 2017 Trends, views extracted from WSJ. Jefferies Group LLC boosted their price objective on shares of Intercontinental Exchange from $62.00 to $66.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, December 20th.

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. Gross Margin percentage stands at 0% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve month is 48.2 percent and Profit margin (ttm) is 31.6 Percent. The shares have seen 1.01% price change for the week.A block trade also made an entry with $3.09 million flowing in through upticks while $7.63 million flew out through downticks. Looking ahead, analysts on average predict that earnings for the current quarter would come in in the range of $0.71 to $0.75. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at The company earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion.

For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 14th. Putnam Investments LLC boosted its position in Intercontinental Exchange by 409.4% in the fourth quarter. Information regarding additional trademarks and intellectual property rights of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. and/or its affiliates is located at During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $3.27 EPS. Mr. Jeffrey C. Sprecher is one of the biggest insider owners in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. State Street Corp now owns 25,166,147 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,419,869,000 after buying an additional 20,561,965 shares during the period.

In other Intercontinental Exchange news, CFO Scott A. Hill sold 28,675 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, February 7th.

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Another insider trade includes Officer Farley (Thomas W) who also initiated a transaction in which 6456 shares were traded on 26 Feb 2017 as "Sell". The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The insider owns 382,506 shares as of less than 0.1%, now worth $23049811.56. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK now owns 4,547,041 shares of the company's stock valued at $256,545,000 after buying an additional 3,369,232 shares during the period.

ICE's futures exchanges and clearing houses serve global commodity and financial markets, providing risk management and capital efficiency.

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