It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Janus Henderson Group plc (JHG) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price to $25.14. The Janus Henderson Group plc has recorded 22,891 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that Janus Henderson Group plc Reports Third Quarter 2023 Results.
Janus Henderson Group plc is listed on the NYSE in the Financial sector while operating in the Asset Management industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $25.14 and fluctuated between $25.19 as its day high and $24.81 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Janus Henderson Group plc is $4.16B. A total of 0.79 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 858.56K shares.
Insider trades are also considered as indicators of how a stock will perform in the future, in addition to stock predictions. During the recent three months, JHG has seen 0 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 16 BUYs and 10 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 200,104 shares during that period but sold 68,501.
In the most recent transaction, FOGO GEORGINA sold 5,043 shares of JHG for 27.35 per share on Jul 03. After the transaction, the Chief Risk Officer now owns 123,377 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 08, Hughes Brennan A. sold 1,874 shares at 26.69 per share. JHG shares that Chief Accounting Officer owns now total 4,570.
Among the insiders who bought shares, Sheehan Anne acquired of 332 shares on Mar 09 at a per-share price of $27.11. This resulted in the Director holding 332 shares of JHG after the transaction.
The reasons why investors prefer dividend-paying companies are that dividends generate immediate cash flow and indicate that the company will perform well in the future. Janus Henderson Group plc pays an annual dividend of $1.57, resulting in a dividend yield of 6.23%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 12.40. JHG’s most recent ex-dividend date was 11/10/2023 when it declared a $0.39 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 11/30/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 8/30/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 8/11/2023. The JHG stock dividend was $0.39 per share in cash.
Despite rarely being accurate, price targets can exert some form of influence at times, and are often regarded as valuable by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for JHG in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $24.94 with high estimates of $31.00 and low estimates of $21.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, JHG has a high of $31.30 and a low of $21.40.
As of this writing, JHG has an earnings estimate of $0.53 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 9 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.55 per share and a lower estimate of $0.51. The company reported an EPS of $0.55 in the last quarter, which was 17.00% higher than expectations of $0.47.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
As well as showing the assets and liabilities of the company, the balance sheet also shows the amount invested in equity by investors. Investors can analyze a company’s future prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. JHG’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $1.56B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $310.40M in debt and $786.40M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $26.91, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $4.83B.
After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for JHG is Buy with a score of 2.33.