• Return to Headlines

Relatively High Future Earnings Growth Detected in Shares of Oppenheimer Holdings in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry (OPY, COWN, GHL, IBKR, GFIG)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Investment Banking & Brokerage industry with the highest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Oppenheimer Holdings ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 330.9%. Cowen Group is next with a future earnings growth of 118.4%. Greenhill ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 99.8%.

Interactive Brokers follows with a future earnings growth of 94.2%, and GFI Group rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 47.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of GFI Group on July 30th, 2014 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $4.29. Since that recommendation, shares of GFI Group have risen 43.4%. We continue to monitor GFI Group for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest future earnings growth oppenheimer holdings cowen group greenhill interactive brokers gfi group

Ticker(s): OPY COWN GHL IBKR GFIG