Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG) Insider Georgina Fogo Sells 3,029 Shares

Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHGGet Free Report) insider Georgina Fogo sold 3,029 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.07, for a total value of $94,111.03. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 124,230 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,859,826.10. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Georgina Fogo also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, February 28th, Georgina Fogo sold 22,076 shares of Janus Henderson Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.93, for a total value of $682,810.68.

Janus Henderson Group Trading Up 1.3 %

Shares of Janus Henderson Group stock traded up $0.40 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $31.95. The stock had a trading volume of 1,570,501 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,099,395. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $29.97 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $27.38. The firm has a market capitalization of $5.29 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.31, a P/E/G ratio of 1.11 and a beta of 1.52. The company has a current ratio of 3.89, a quick ratio of 2.76 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07. Janus Henderson Group plc has a 1 year low of $22.17 and a 1 year high of $32.48.

Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHGGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. The company reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.26. The company had revenue of $568.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $520.26 million. Janus Henderson Group had a return on equity of 9.46% and a net margin of 18.39%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 10.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.61 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts anticipate that Janus Henderson Group plc will post 2.7 earnings per share for the current year.

Janus Henderson Group Announces Dividend

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, February 28th. Investors of record on Monday, February 12th were issued a dividend of $0.39 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, February 9th. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.88%. Janus Henderson Group’s payout ratio is currently 65.82%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of analysts recently commented on JHG shares. CLSA raised Janus Henderson Group from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, November 6th. StockNews.com raised Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday. UBS Group increased their price objective on Janus Henderson Group from $27.00 to $28.00 and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, February 5th. Morgan Stanley increased their price objective on Janus Henderson Group from $27.00 to $28.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, January 19th. Finally, TD Cowen started coverage on Janus Henderson Group in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $30.00 price objective on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to MarketBeat, Janus Henderson Group has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $26.93.

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Institutional Investors Weigh In On Janus Henderson Group

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Trian Fund Management L.P. raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 12.7% during the 1st quarter. Trian Fund Management L.P. now owns 31,867,800 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,116,010,000 after buying an additional 3,595,152 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 5.2% during the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 19,272,599 shares of the company’s stock valued at $674,924,000 after buying an additional 947,319 shares during the period. Silchester International Investors LLP raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 6.5% during the 4th quarter. Silchester International Investors LLP now owns 14,888,669 shares of the company’s stock valued at $448,893,000 after buying an additional 914,200 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 0.3% during the 4th quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 13,580,920 shares of the company’s stock valued at $409,465,000 after buying an additional 40,427 shares during the period. Finally, Capital Research Global Investors raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 3.0% during the 2nd quarter. Capital Research Global Investors now owns 8,157,994 shares of the company’s stock valued at $222,305,000 after buying an additional 235,749 shares during the period. 86.17% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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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