Citadel Advisors LLC lessened its position in Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG) by 54.6% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 6,346 shares of the company’s stock after selling 7,626 shares during the period. Citadel Advisors LLC’s holdings in Janus Henderson Group were worth $243,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Dai Ichi Life Holdings Inc. bought a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter worth $598,165,000. Profit Investment Management LLC lifted its position in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 6.9% in the 4th quarter. Profit Investment Management LLC now owns 59,330 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,270,000 after purchasing an additional 3,833 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter worth about $9,471,000. Chicago Equity Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter worth about $423,000. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. purchased a new stake in shares of Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter worth about $5,399,000. 48.55% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG) opened at $33.36 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07, a quick ratio of 1.53 and a current ratio of 2.23. The stock has a market cap of $6,942.07, a PE ratio of 9.67, a P/E/G ratio of 1.08 and a beta of 1.46. Janus Henderson Group plc has a 12-month low of $25.20 and a 12-month high of $41.64.
Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHG) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, February 6th. The company reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $505.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $565.83 million. Janus Henderson Group had a net margin of 36.34% and a return on equity of 11.45%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 21.8% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts anticipate that Janus Henderson Group plc will post 2.94 earnings per share for the current year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 2nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 16th were issued a $0.32 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, February 15th. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.84%. Janus Henderson Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 37.10%.
Several equities research analysts have recently commented on JHG shares. Citigroup cut shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $41.00 target price for the company. in a research report on Thursday, January 25th. Deutsche Bank raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $41.00 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, February 13th. Credit Suisse Group dropped their target price on shares of Janus Henderson Group from $38.00 to $37.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, February 7th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $44.00 target price for the company in a research report on Friday, January 5th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $37.75.
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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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