Barclays PLC Purchases 46,877 Shares of Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHG)

Barclays PLC raised its holdings in Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE:JHGFree Report) by 56.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 130,273 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 46,877 shares during the quarter. Barclays PLC owned 0.08% of Janus Henderson Group worth $3,363,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of JHG. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Janus Henderson Group in the first quarter worth approximately $218,000. US Bancorp DE raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 5.7% in the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 10,109 shares of the company’s stock worth $354,000 after buying an additional 542 shares during the period. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Janus Henderson Group by 100.1% in the first quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 11,194 shares of the company’s stock worth $392,000 after buying an additional 5,599 shares during the period. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its stake in Janus Henderson Group by 10.6% in the first quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 6,107 shares of the company’s stock worth $215,000 after purchasing an additional 585 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Panagora Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in Janus Henderson Group by 7.4% in the first quarter. Panagora Asset Management Inc. now owns 6,695 shares of the company’s stock worth $234,000 after purchasing an additional 459 shares in the last quarter. 86.17% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Janus Henderson Group Stock Performance

NYSE JHG opened at $30.86 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.82, a current ratio of 3.84 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07. Janus Henderson Group plc has a 52-week low of $22.17 and a 52-week high of $31.23. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $29.33 and its 200 day moving average price is $27.03. The firm has a market cap of $5.11 billion, a P/E ratio of 13.02, a P/E/G ratio of 1.07 and a beta of 1.53.

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

Janus Henderson Group Dividend Announcement

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 28th. Investors of record on Monday, February 12th will be given a $0.39 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 9th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.06%. Janus Henderson Group’s payout ratio is currently 65.82%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several brokerages recently issued reports on JHG. Morgan Stanley increased their price objective on Janus Henderson Group from $27.00 to $28.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, January 19th. TD Cowen began coverage on Janus Henderson Group in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $30.00 target price on the stock. CLSA raised Janus Henderson Group from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Monday, November 6th. UBS Group increased their target price on Janus Henderson Group from $27.00 to $28.00 and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, February 5th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised Janus Henderson Group from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and increased their target price for the company from $28.00 to $31.00 in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $26.93.

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About Janus Henderson Group

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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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