Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) earnings: expect 4% revenue growth

3:22 pm ET, 01 May 2019

Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) is announcing earnings on May 02, before market opening. Wondering what revenue and earnings will look like?

What should you expect from the upcoming earnings?

Revenue for the next quarter is expected to be $1.27B, which implies 4% growth rate year-over-year.

Earnings per share are expected to come in at $0.89. If this materializes, EPS will decline -1% year-over-year.

How did the stock do last month?

Over the last month, Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) returned +9.73%.

What do analysts say about the stock?

Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) average analyst price target is 5.68% above its current price ($81.35).

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Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) Stock Guide

Updated at: 12:57 am ET, 18 Sep 2020

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Looking to buy or sell Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE)? Interested in getting the full scoop on ICE, including earnings and dividends, stock forecast, buy or sell analysis and key stats? If so, you came to the right place.

In this ICE stock guide, we'll address key questions about ICE, above and beyond what you can find on Yahoo Finance, Zacks, MarketWatch or Morningstar.

Here is what you'll be able to find in this guide:

Earnings and Dividends: earnings, earnings date, dividend rate and dividend yield;
Analyst Predictions: stock forecast and analyst ratings;
Analysis: Finny Score and buy or sell analysis;
Key Stats: revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio, industry, sector, and number of employees.

And here is the list of questions we'll answer:
1. What are ICE earnings?
2. What is ICE dividend?
3. What is ICE dividend yield?
4. What is ICE stock forecast (i.e., prediction)?
5. ICE buy or sell? What is ICE Finny Score?
6. What are the reasons to buy ICE? Why should I buy ICE stock?
7. What are the reasons to sell ICE? Why should I sell ICE stock?
8. What are ICE key stats: revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio industry, sector, and number of employees?

So let's start. Scroll down to the question that interests you the most.

Earnings and Dividends

1. What are ICE earnings?

ICE trailing 12-month earnings per share (EPS) is $3.87.

2. What is ICE dividend?

ICE forward dividend is $1.20.

3. What is ICE dividend yield?

ICE forward dividend yield is 1.13%.

Analyst Predictions

4. What is ICE stock forecast (i.e., prediction)?

Based on ICE analyst price targets, ICE stock forecast is $111.13 (for a year from now). That means the average analyst price target for ICE stock is $111.13. The prediction is based on 14 analyst estimates.

The low price target for ICE is $102.00, while the high price target is $125.00.

ICE analyst rating is Buy.

Analysis

5. ICE buy or sell? What is ICE Finny Score?

#{finnyScore:100}Our quantitative analysis shows 4 reasons to buy and 0 reasons to sell ICE, resulting in Finny Score of 100.

6. What are the reasons to buy ICE? Why should I buy ICE stock?

Here are the reasons to buy ICE stock:

  • Energy markets will continue to attract high numbers of hedgers and speculators, positioning ICE to profit from continued volume growth.
  • Operating expense discipline is among the strengths of ICE's management team.
  • The interest rate derivatives products ICE acquired in the NYSE deal represent a good avenue of growth.
  • ICE quarterly revenue growth was 7.50%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (2.69% and 1.27%, respectively). See ICE revenue growth chart.
  • ICE profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 19.92 percentage points. See ICE profitability chart.
  • ICE average analyst rating is Buy. See ICE analyst rating chart.
  • ICE average analyst price target ($111.13) is above its current price ($99.96). See ICE price target chart.

7. What are the reasons to sell ICE? Why should I sell ICE stock?

Let's look at the reasons to sell ICE stock (i.e., the bear case):

  • The vertically integrated clearing/trading model continues to attract scrutiny from critics. An update of market regulations in Europe could raise competition there and hurt profits.
  • Although it has become more diversified in recent years, ICE remains exposed to the energy sector, which could be bad news if trading appetite for these products cools.
  • The NYSE deal could still backfire, for instance if expected cost savings fail to materialize or if NYSE's challenged U.S. equities business proves to be distracting or expensive to fix.

Key Stats

8. What are ICE key stats : revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio industry, sector, and number of employees?

Let's look at the key statistics for ICE:

Metrics ICE
Price $100.59
Average Price Target / Upside $111.13 / 10.48%
Average Analyst Rating Buy
Forward Dividend Yield 1.13%
Industry Financial Exchanges
Sector Financial Services
Number of Employees 5,161
Market Cap $57.84B
Forward P/E Ratio 23.21
Price/Book Ratio 10.35
Revenue (TTM) $5.59B
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth 7.50%
Profit Margin 38.47%

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