Janus Henderson Group plc (JHG)Growth Analysis: Profit Driven by Strength

Silchester International Investors LLP is the top holder of Janus Henderson Group plc (JHG), with 18.16 million shares. The next largest fund holder of this company’s stock is BlackRock Fund Advisors with 16.3 million shares. In the third-place spot with 16.03 million shares is The Vanguard Group, Inc..

This company’s stock price was $20.33 at the previous market close, with its latest volume reaching 1087640. Compare that to its average daily volume of 1.32M. Given the fact that this stock has 191.74M shares outstanding, its current market value is sitting at $3.90B. Its Price to Sales ratio is 1.78, its Price to Cash Flow ratio is 3.02, and its Price to Book ratio is 0.81.

JHG stock has achieved a 5-day range of $19.99 to $21.57, with a total performance of -5.79% during that period. Meanwhile, in the past month of trading, this stock has traded in the range of $19.99 to $22.76, generating a -2.31% change during the period. In the past three months, this stock’s price has changed by -8.71%, trading in the range of $17.68 to $23.23.

In the past 5 days, shares of JHG have made a new high 1 time. In the last month, it has made a new high 4 times, and in the past 3 months, it has made a new high 3 times.

Now let’s turn to this public company’s earnings. For the quarter ending 6/29/2019, the earnings per share (EPS) was reported at 0.61. This is a -0.04 difference compared to the consensus estimate of 0.65, amounting to an earnings surprise of -6.20%. In the previous quarter, which ended in 6/29/2019, the consensus estimate was 0.59, making for an earnings surprise of -5.10%. For the quarter ending 12/30/2018, EPS was reported at 0.59, generating a -6.30% earnings surprise.

The Net Income for the most recent full fiscal year, which ended in 12-2018, was $499.6 million. This is compared to the prior year, where Net Income was $658.4 million. Meanwhile, this company’s Operating Cash Flow was $670.8 million for the year, compared to $444.1 million in 2017. Capital Expenditures for the year were reportedly -$29.1 million, compared to -$17.7 million, and Free Cash flow was $641.7 million compared to the prior year’s $426.4 million.

Janus Henderson Group plc (JHG) stock currently has a Financial Strength score of 7/10. This is due to a combination of factors, including a Cash to Debt ratio of 4.06, an Equity to Asset ratio of 0.7, a Debt to Equity ratio of 0.07 and a Debt to EBITDA of 0.48. The Interest Coverage of this stock is 33.21, its Piotroski F-Score is 4, its Altman Z-Score is 2.29 and its Beneish M-Score is -2.73.

This publicly-traded company’s Profitability and Growth score is 8/10, thanks to a combination of things: an Operating Margin of 24.81, a Net Margin of 19.32, a ROE of 8.51, and a ROC of 835.8.

Shifting focus now to Valuation and Return for JHG, this company’s Price to Tangible Book is 17.23, and its Price to Median PS Value is 0.72. Price to Peter Lynch Fair Value for JHG is now 0.00, and this organization’s Price to Graham Number is 2.71.

Certain ratios provide helpful insights into how a stock is performing. The Quick Ratio for JHG is sitting at 2.93, while its Current Ratio is 2.93 and its PEG Ratio is 1.76. This stock’s PB Ratio is 0.81, its PS Ratio is 1.86, its Forward PE Ratio is 8.36, and its PE Ratio without NRI is 9.53. Similarly, its Price to Owner Earnings is 7.89, its Price to Free Cash Flow is 7.32 and its Price to Operating Cash Flow is 6.9.