Brokers Set Expectations for Janus Henderson Group plc’s Q4 2022 Earnings (NYSE:JHG)

Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHGGet Rating) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group decreased their Q4 2022 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Janus Henderson Group in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, May 4th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst D. Fannon now expects that the company will earn $0.75 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.94. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Janus Henderson Group’s Q1 2023 earnings at $0.73 EPS, Q2 2023 earnings at $0.77 EPS, Q3 2023 earnings at $0.81 EPS and Q4 2023 earnings at $0.84 EPS.

Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHGGet Rating) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, May 4th. The company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.86 by ($0.11). Janus Henderson Group had a net margin of 22.29% and a return on equity of 15.75%. The business had revenue of $620.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $652.90 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.91 EPS. Janus Henderson Group’s revenue for the quarter was down 3.7% on a year-over-year basis.

JHG has been the topic of several other research reports. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reduced their target price on shares of Janus Henderson Group from $31.00 to $25.00 in a report on Thursday. Macquarie lowered shares of Janus Henderson Group from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, February 4th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Janus Henderson Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, March 10th. Finally, StockNews.com initiated coverage on shares of Janus Henderson Group in a report on Thursday, March 31st. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $46.13.

JHG stock opened at $26.83 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07, a quick ratio of 2.17 and a current ratio of 3.06. Janus Henderson Group has a 52 week low of $26.50 and a 52 week high of $48.55. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $33.19 and its 200 day moving average is $38.53. The firm has a market cap of $4.54 billion, a P/E ratio of 8.53 and a beta of 1.45.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC raised its holdings in Janus Henderson Group by 4.6% in the third quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 5,894 shares of the company’s stock worth $243,000 after buying an additional 257 shares during the last quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System raised its holdings in Janus Henderson Group by 0.4% in the third quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 81,039 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,349,000 after buying an additional 340 shares during the last quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. raised its holdings in Janus Henderson Group by 60.3% in the third quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. now owns 1,037 shares of the company’s stock worth $42,000 after buying an additional 390 shares during the last quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its holdings in Janus Henderson Group by 0.9% in the first quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 44,300 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,512,000 after buying an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. Finally, LPL Financial LLC raised its holdings in Janus Henderson Group by 3.3% in the third quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 13,807 shares of the company’s stock worth $571,000 after buying an additional 436 shares during the last quarter. 78.39% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

In related news, Director Edward P. Garden bought 691,306 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 7th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $30.02 per share, with a total value of $20,753,006.12. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Edward P. Garden purchased 201,005 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 31st. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $35.71 per share, with a total value of $7,177,888.55. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last three months, insiders acquired 2,658,787 shares of company stock worth $85,656,066 and sold 64,769 shares worth $2,340,086. 18.10% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 16th will be issued a $0.39 dividend. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.81%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 13th. This is a positive change from Janus Henderson Group’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. Janus Henderson Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 47.80%.

Janus Henderson Group Company Profile (Get Rating)

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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