Citadel Advisors LLC raised its stake in Janus Henderson Group PLC (NYSE:JHG) by 4,005.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 939,834 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 916,942 shares during the quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC owned about 0.49% of Janus Henderson Group worth $20,113,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of JHG. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. acquired a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 2nd quarter valued at about $55,000. Assetmark Inc. increased its position in Janus Henderson Group by 73.3% in the 2nd quarter. Assetmark Inc. now owns 7,952 shares of the company’s stock valued at $170,000 after acquiring an additional 3,363 shares in the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in Janus Henderson Group by 15.6% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 8,738 shares of the company’s stock valued at $188,000 after acquiring an additional 1,182 shares in the last quarter. Greenleaf Trust acquired a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 1st quarter valued at about $204,000. Finally, Commerce Bank acquired a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 1st quarter valued at about $212,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 68.28% of the company’s stock.
Several equities research analysts have weighed in on JHG shares. Jefferies Financial Group cut shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and lowered their price objective for the company from $36.56 to $35.11 in a research report on Monday, July 22nd. Citigroup lowered their price objective on shares of Janus Henderson Group from $25.50 to $23.55 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, July 9th. Gabelli restated a “hold” rating on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 25th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and seven have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. Janus Henderson Group has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $26.41.
Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHG) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July 31st. The company reported $0.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.66 by ($0.05). The business had revenue of $525.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $539.37 million. Janus Henderson Group had a net margin of 19.32% and a return on equity of 9.97%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 11.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.74 EPS. On average, sell-side analysts predict that Janus Henderson Group PLC will post 2.44 EPS for the current year.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 12th were paid a $0.36 dividend. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.66%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, August 9th. Janus Henderson Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 52.55%.
Janus Henderson Group Profile
Janus Henderson Group plc is an asset management holding entity. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides services to institutional, retail clients, and high net worth clients. It manages separate client-focused equity and fixed income portfolios. The firm also manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients.
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