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01:00 PM EST on 11/27/20

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:BGCP)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

The Company primarily engages in the business of operating interactive electronic marketplaces designed to enable market participants to trade financial and non-financial products.

Current Price $4.15 Mkt Cap $1.7B
Open $4.25 P/E Ratio 32.65
Prev. Close $4.15 Div. (Yield) $0.17 (4.1%)
Daily Range $4.04 - $4.25 Volume 1,470,720
52-Wk Range $2.07 - $6.15 Avg. Daily Vol. 2,513,275

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Top NASDAQ:BGCP Bull/Bear Pitches

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rushbra (< 20)
Submitted December 30, 2009

BGC is a big player in the interdealer bond markets and has a strong presence in the hedge fund side of things. Move to relative value fixed income high frequency trading will benefit BGC (espeed).

Salamatgod (< 20)
Submitted May 19, 2008

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Member Avatar ERojo (< 20) Submitted: 10/29/2019 7:39:09 AM : Outperform Start Price: $4.94 NASDAQ:BGCP Score: -35.88

Horizon Kinetics idea:
inter-dealer broker
broker-dealers like Fidelity and Charles Schwab require the services of a company like BGC Partners for certain types of trades.
The company can add value by providing price discovery, market intelligence and, ultimately, match buyers and sellers.
10.45% dividend yield
The market conditions that benefit the company are more volatility and wider transaction spreads – which have been suppressed in this long period of declining interest rates and declining market volatility

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Member Avatar ContraryDude (42.38) Submitted: 1/17/2019 12:24:14 PM : Outperform Start Price: $5.51 NASDAQ:BGCP Score: -63.81

Spun off Newmark and still paying a sweet dividend of 10% or so at the current price ($6). Plan to do reverse split to get share price back above $10.

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Member Avatar babbovicenza (75.35) Submitted: 5/8/2016 2:37:02 PM : Outperform Start Price: $6.86 NASDAQ:BGCP Score: -114.97

This inter-dealer broker boasts to outperform its peers by 20%. Its fully automated business is driving the growth-narrative--while also serving up a healthy dividend. Compounded, I hope to see it double in a few years while the share-price alone could double in five years. If I'm right, it'll be one for one (my first pick) in Caps!

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Score Leader

patman1770

patman1770 (69.71) Score: +191.02

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Member Name Member
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Start
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Stock
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Score Commentary
patman1770 69.71 3/24/2008 Underperform NS $4.52 -8.12% +182.90% +191.02 0 Comment
dragondragon18 93.53 1/15/2008 Underperform 1Y $4.56 -8.90% +173.29% +182.19 0 Comment
lxj < 20 6/8/2006 Underperform 3W $3.18 +30.55% +210.30% +179.75 0 Comment
gaiachild 22.41 1/10/2008 Underperform 3M $4.54 -8.66% +168.98% +177.64 1 Comment
MrEcko 55.09 1/11/2008 Underperform 5Y $4.52 -8.12% +169.22% +177.33 0 Comment
pilkingtonbongo 21.94 1/11/2008 Underperform NS $4.52 -8.12% +169.22% +177.33 0 Comment
johnbrown9 < 20 7/25/2011 Underperform 5Y $4.23 -1.79% +172.82% +174.61 0 Comment
ZeroDotCom 78.97 10/14/2009 Underperform 5Y $2.48 +67.48% +234.50% +167.02 0 Comment
Spelunkin 93.62 10/21/2009 Underperform 5Y $2.42 +71.18% +233.52% +162.34 0 Comment
villeguy23 61.20 3/2/2012 Underperform 3M $3.96 +4.69% +164.22% +159.53 0 Comment

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