Engineers Gate Manager LP purchased a new position in Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 48,618 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,694,000.

Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Bartlett & Co. LLC purchased a new position in Janus Henderson Group in the third quarter worth approximately $101,000. First Manhattan Co. purchased a new position in Janus Henderson Group in the third quarter worth approximately $123,000. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in Janus Henderson Group in the third quarter worth approximately $131,000. Trust Co. of Vermont purchased a new position in Janus Henderson Group in the third quarter worth approximately $143,000. Finally, Fiduciary Trust Co. purchased a new position in Janus Henderson Group in the third quarter worth approximately $210,000. Institutional investors own 46.91% of the company’s stock.

JHG has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Citigroup upgraded shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $39.00 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 24th. Deutsche Bank began coverage on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. They issued a “hold” rating and a $36.00 price target for the company. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a “hold” rating and set a $37.00 price objective on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Janus Henderson Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $35.93.

Shares of Janus Henderson Group plc (JHG) traded up $0.01 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $36.13. 678,941 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 797,684. The stock has a market cap of $7,240.67, a P/E ratio of 16.80, a PEG ratio of 1.21 and a beta of 1.48. 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 twelve month low of $23.90 and a twelve month high of $37.42.

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

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 20th were given a dividend of $0.32 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, November 17th. This represents a $3.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.63%. Janus Henderson Group’s dividend payout ratio is presently 257.63%.

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

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