Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS) : 7 analysts are covering Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS) and their average rating on the stock is 2.61, which is read as a Hold. 2 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 4, which recommends a Sell affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. However, 1 analysts consider that the stock has more downward risks ahead, hence, they suggest a Strong Sell on the stock. A total of 4 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS) has been rated by 4 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $16 and the lowest price target forecast is $13. The average forecast of all the analysts is $15.13 and the expected standard deviation is $1.44.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $14.72 and $14.69 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $14.83. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $14.74, notching a gain of 0.68% for the day. The total traded volume was 925,921 . The stock had closed at $14.64 on the previous day.
In a related news, Mcpeek Jennifer J, officer (EVP, Chief Financial Officer) of Janus Capital Group Inc, unloaded 5,000 shares at an average price of $14.6 on August 3, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $73,000, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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).