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KCG Holdings (KCG) Looks Good: Stock Jumps 7.8%

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KCG Holdings, Inc. (KCG) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by nearly 8% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company, as the stock is now up around 33% in the past one-month time frame.

This securities firm has seen one positive revision in the last one month and its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the same time frame, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for KCG Holdings. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if yesterday’s jump can turn into more strength down the road.

KCG Holdings currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Some better-ranked investment brokerage stocks include Investment Technology Group Inc. (ITG), SWS Group, Inc. (SWS) and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (LTS). While Investment Technology Group and SWS Group hold a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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