News coverage about Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JNS) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Janus Capital Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the asset manager an impact score of 81 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Janus Capital Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, April 13th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and seven have given a hold rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $14.50.
Shares of Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JNS) traded down 0.56% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $14.17. The stock had a trading volume of 57,161,642 shares. Janus Capital Group has a 52-week low of $11.96 and a 52-week high of $16.62. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $13.76 and a 200-day moving average price of $13.29.
In other news, SVP Brennan A. Hughes sold 2,100 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.34, for a total transaction of $30,114.00. Following the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 34,748 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $498,286.32. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 2.08% of the company’s stock.
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Janus Capital Group Company Profile
Janus Capital Group Inc provides investment management, administration, distribution and related services to financial advisors, individuals and institutional clients through mutual funds, separate accounts, other pooled investment vehicles, exchange-traded products (ETPs) and subadvised relationships (collectively referred to as investment products) in both domestic and international markets.
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