Company Shares of Janus Capital Group Inc Rally 0.69%

Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS) has climbed 0.69% in the past week and advanced 2.24% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.9% and the outperformance has advanced to 1.31% for the last 4 weeks period.

Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $14.47 and $14.44 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $14.66. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $14.60, notching a gain of 1.11% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,891,932 . The stock had closed at $14.44 on the previous day.

The company shares have dropped -18.25% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 22, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $17.96 and the one year low was seen on Feb 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $14.62 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $13.89.

On the companys insider trading activities, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (EVP, Chief Financial Officer) of Janus Capital Group Inc, Mcpeek Jennifer J had sold 5,000 shares worth of $72,600 in a transaction dated June 15, 2016. In this transaction, 5,000 shares were sold at $14.52 per share.

Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm Wells Fargo downgrades its rating on Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS). The rating major has initiated the coverage with market perform rating on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Outperform by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on May 12, 2016. Currently the company Insiders own 2.08% of Janus Capital Group Inc shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -10.55% . Institutional Investors own 94.03% of Janus Capital Group Inc shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -39.69%.

Janus Capital Group Inc. provides investment management, administration, distribution and related services to financial advisors, individuals and institutional clients through mutual funds, other pooled investment vehicles, separate accounts and subadvised relationships (collectively referred to as investment products) in both domestic and international markets. The Company provides investment management solutions across a range of disciplines, including fundamental United States and global equities (growth and value), mathematical equities, fixed income and alternatives through its subsidiaries, Janus Capital Management LLC (Janus), VelocityShares, LLC, INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH) and Perkins Investment Management LLC (Perkins).

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