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CME Group Inc Class A CME Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Feb 02, 2023, 4:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 175.995
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
  • Investment Style Large Blend
  • Day Range 175.09  –  178.63
  • Year Range 166.55  –  256.94
  • Market Cap 63.3103 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 2.6 Mil /  2.1 Mil
  • Price / Sales 12.75
  • Price / Book 2.24
  • Forward Div Yield 2.50%
  • Trailing Div Yield 4.83%

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CME Stands to Benefit From Rising Interest Rates as Volatility Returns to Its Markets

Michael Miller Equity Analyst

Business Strategy and Outlook

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After two years of disappointing revenue growth, CME Group is enjoying far more favorable market conditions in 2022 as volatility across multiple asset classes drives increased trading volume. In recent years, the most significant headwind for the company has been the impact that low short-term interest rates had on its interest rate complex, which is its largest source of revenue. When interest rates are expected to stay low there is less need for interest rate hedging and less incentive for speculation, creating a drag on CME's trading volume. With interest rates rising in 2022, this drag has been removed, benefiting the company's growth.

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Business Description

Based in Chicago, CME Group operates exchanges giving investors, suppliers, and businesses the ability to trade futures and derivatives based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign currencies, energy, metals, and commodities. The CME was founded in 1898 and in 2002 completed its initial public offering. Since then, CME Group has consolidated parts of the industry by merging with crosstown rival, CBOT Holdings in 2007 before acquiring Nymex Holdings in 2008 and NEX in 2018. In addition, the company has a 27% stake in S&P Dow Jones Indices, making the Chicago Mercantile Exchange the exclusive venue to trade and clear S&P futures contracts. Through CME’s acquisition of NEX in 2018 it has also expanded into cash foreign exchange, fixed income trading, and collateral optimization.

20 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL, 60606
Industry Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
Employees 3,480

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FAQs for CME Group Inc Class A Stock

Yes. CME has a forward dividend yield of 4.84%. See CME’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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CME’s market cap is 63.31 Bil.
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CME’s stock style is Large Core.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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CME’s price/sales is 12.71.
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CME’s price/forward earnings is 21.41.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

CME’s price/book is 2.24.
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CME’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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