Dai Ichi Life Insurance Co Ltd is the second biggest holder with 36 million shares now valued at 482.80 million whilst Vanguard Group Inc has 12 million shares valued at 158.80 million. The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 4.96. LS Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Janus Capital Group by 5.1% in the third quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 9,317 shares of the asset manager's stock valued at $131,000 after buying an additional 453 shares during the last quarter. The asset manager reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.02. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI now owns 65,490 shares of the asset manager's stock worth $918,000 after buying an additional 920 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp raised its stake in shares of Janus Capital Group by 1.6% in the third quarter. Argentus Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Janus Capital Group by 8.5% in the third quarter. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky owns 28,100 shares. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 90.21% of the company's stock. The institutional investor owned 1,976,417 shares of the company's stock after selling 104,263 shares during the period.
Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS) traded up 0.30% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $13.27. With 4,500 avg volume, 9 days are for Immucell Corporation (NASDAQ:ICCC)'s short sellers to cover ICCC's short positions. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $12.98 and a 200-day moving average price of $13.80.
Receive Janus Capital Group, Inc News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Janus Capital Group, Inc with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter. Janus Capital Group has a dividend payout ratio of 45.8% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 269.65 million and lower end at 261.16 million while the year ago reported sale was 275.3 million. The company earned $257.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $258.10 million. Janus Capital Group had a return on equity of 8.98% and a net margin of 14.17%. After having $0.20 EPS previously, Janus Capital Group Inc's analysts see 5.00% EPS growth.
Financial Times data shows, In 2016, Janus Capital Group Inc reported a dividend of 0.42 United States dollars, which represents a 20.00% increase over previous year.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 19th. -Revenue Change (Y-o-Y): 3.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 2nd. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.33%. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and seven have given a hold rating to the stock. The company has market cap of $2.43 billion. $15.04's average target is 14.20% above currents $13.17 stock price. Capstone Asset Management Co. boosted its position in Janus Capital Group by 40.2% in the first quarter. Zacks Investment Research cut Janus Capital Group from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Friday, January 27th.
Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JNS) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 20th.
A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $14.50.
In other news, CFO Jennifer J. Mcpeek sold 5,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 14th.