CME Group Started as an “Outperform” at BMO Capital (CME)
Futures exchange operator CME Group Inc. ( CME ) on Thursday saw its coverage initiated with an "Outperform" rating by analysts at BMO Capital.
The firm also set a $340 price target on CME, suggesting a 21% upside to the stock's Wednesday closing price of $281.33. BMO Capital said the company has strong earnings growth potential and currently trades at a reasonable market valuation.
CME Group shares fell $1.83, or -0.7%, in premarket trading Thursday.
The Bottom Line
Shares of CME Group ( CME ) have a 1.99% dividend yield, based on last night's closing stock price of $281.33. The stock has technical support in the $267-$271 price area. If the shares can firm up, we see overhead resistance around the $290-$300 price levels.
CME Group Inc. ( CME ) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars.