California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its stake in shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A (NYSE:KCG) by 36.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 53,400 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 14,200 shares during the quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System owned about 0.08% of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A worth $1,065,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. K2 Principal Fund L.P. raised its position in shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A by 7.0% during the 2nd quarter. K2 Principal Fund L.P. now owns 30,551 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $609,000 after purchasing an additional 2,000 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp raised its position in shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 543,751 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $10,843,000 after purchasing an additional 17,488 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A by 13.7% during the 2nd quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 80,754 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,610,000 after purchasing an additional 9,750 shares during the period. Capital Fund Management S.A. acquired a new stake in shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $3,587,000. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its position in shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A by 12.5% during the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 1,887,501 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $37,636,000 after purchasing an additional 209,465 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 82.43% of the company’s stock.

KCG has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. BidaskClub cut KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Sunday, July 16th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $20.00.

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Shares of KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A (KCG) opened at $20.00 on Friday. KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A has a 1 year low of $12.21 and a 1 year high of $20.02. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.42, a current ratio of 1.16 and a quick ratio of 1.16.

KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A Profile

KCG Holdings, Inc is a holding company. The Company is an independent securities company offering investors a range of services designed to address trading needs across asset classes, product types and time zones. The Company combines technology with client service across market making, agency execution and venues.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for KCG Holdings, Inc. Class A (NYSE:KCG)

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