Greenwood Capital Associates LLC Purchases 350 Shares of Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG)

Greenwood Capital Associates LLC lifted its holdings in Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHGFree Report) by 0.8% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 45,635 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 350 shares during the period. Greenwood Capital Associates LLC’s holdings in Janus Henderson Group were worth $1,376,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in JHG. Silchester International Investors LLP increased its stake in Janus Henderson Group by 6.5% in the fourth quarter. Silchester International Investors LLP now owns 14,888,669 shares of the company’s stock valued at $448,893,000 after purchasing an additional 914,200 shares in the last quarter. Norges Bank acquired a new position in Janus Henderson Group during the 4th quarter worth approximately $20,791,000. Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC bought a new position in Janus Henderson Group in the third quarter worth approximately $12,460,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in Janus Henderson Group by 6.0% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 7,444,113 shares of the company’s stock valued at $224,442,000 after acquiring an additional 419,392 shares during the period. Finally, Qube Research & Technologies Ltd increased its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 113.1% during the third quarter. Qube Research & Technologies Ltd now owns 433,739 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,199,000 after acquiring an additional 230,167 shares in the last quarter. 87.94% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on JHG shares. The Goldman Sachs Group increased their target price on Janus Henderson Group from $29.00 to $32.00 and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 2nd. UBS Group boosted their target price on shares of Janus Henderson Group from $28.00 to $30.00 and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, April 12th. Morgan Stanley upped their target price on shares of Janus Henderson Group from $30.00 to $33.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 17th. StockNews.com downgraded Janus Henderson Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, May 3rd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price objective on Janus Henderson Group from $35.00 to $36.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, May 3rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $30.37.

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Janus Henderson Group Stock Performance

Shares of JHG stock traded down $0.20 during trading on Friday, hitting $32.68. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 799,246 shares, compared to its average volume of 938,312. The company has a current ratio of 3.92, a quick ratio of 2.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07. The company has a market cap of $5.24 billion, a PE ratio of 12.33, a P/E/G ratio of 0.95 and a beta of 1.50. The business has a fifty day moving average of $32.68 and a 200-day moving average of $31.09. Janus Henderson Group plc has a 52 week low of $22.17 and a 52 week high of $34.96.

Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHGGet Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 2nd. The company reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.63 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $551.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $547.20 million. Janus Henderson Group had a return on equity of 10.02% and a net margin of 19.89%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 11.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.55 EPS. As a group, research analysts anticipate that Janus Henderson Group plc will post 2.98 earnings per share for the current year.

Janus Henderson Group Announces Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, May 29th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 13th were given a $0.39 dividend. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, May 10th. Janus Henderson Group’s dividend payout ratio is 58.87%.

Janus Henderson Group Company Profile

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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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