Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC purchased a new stake in Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG) during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 31,079 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,083,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of JHG. Bartlett & Co. LLC bought a new stake in Janus Henderson Group during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $101,000. First Manhattan Co. bought a new stake in Janus Henderson Group during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $123,000. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in Janus Henderson Group during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $131,000. Trust Co. of Vermont bought a new stake in Janus Henderson Group during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $143,000. Finally, Fiduciary Trust Co. bought a new stake in Janus Henderson Group during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $210,000. 46.77% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

JHG has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. ValuEngine raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 27th. Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. They set a “hold” rating and a $36.00 target price on the stock. Citigroup raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $39.00 target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, November 9th. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $36.00 target price (up previously from $35.00) on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $39.00 target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Nine equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $35.93.

Janus Henderson Group plc (JHG) opened at $38.12 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.48, a current ratio of 2.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.09. Janus Henderson Group plc has a 12 month low of $23.90 and a 12 month high of $38.32. The company has a market cap of $7,497.19, a P/E ratio of 17.39, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.26 and a beta of 1.48.

Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHG) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.60 by ($0.04). Janus Henderson Group had a return on equity of 10.75% and a net margin of 14.18%. The company had revenue of $454.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $524.44 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.52 EPS. Janus Henderson Group’s quarterly revenue was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts expect that Janus Henderson Group plc will post 2.39 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 20th were paid a $0.32 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, November 17th. This represents a $3.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.07%. Janus Henderson Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 257.63%.

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Janus Henderson Group Company 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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHG)

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