Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Group increased their Q4 2017 EPS estimates for Janus Henderson Group in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Jefferies Group analyst D. Fannon now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $0.65 for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.63. Jefferies Group has a “Hold” rating and a $36.00 price target on the stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Janus Henderson Group’s Q1 2018 earnings at $0.67 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $0.76 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.72 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.74 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $2.90 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $3.11 EPS.

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on JHG. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $41.00 price target on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a research note on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $44.00 price target for the company in a research note on Friday, January 5th. Citigroup raised 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 raised shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Finally, Deutsche Bank began coverage on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. They set a “hold” rating and a $36.00 price target for the company. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $36.75.

Janus Henderson Group (JHG) opened at $40.03 on Thursday. Janus Henderson Group has a 52 week low of $23.90 and a 52 week high of $40.15. The company has a market cap of $7,960.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.63, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.15 and a beta of 2.19. 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 (NYSE:JHG) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates 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 business had revenue of $454.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $524.44 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.52 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in JHG. Bartlett & Co. LLC purchased a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter valued at about $101,000. First Manhattan Co. purchased a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter valued at about $123,000. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter valued at about $131,000. Trust Co. of Vermont purchased a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter valued at about $143,000. Finally, Fiduciary Trust Co. purchased a new stake in Janus Henderson Group in the 3rd quarter valued at about $210,000. 46.77% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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About Janus Henderson Group

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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