Janus Capital Group Earnings: Here’s Why the Stock is Down Now

Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE:JNS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. The revenue miss is a negative sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company. Shares are down 4.02%

Janus Capital Group Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet

Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 7.69% to $0.14 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.13 in the year-earlier quarter.

Revenue: Rose 7.74% to $215.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: Janus Capital Group Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.14 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.15. It missed the average revenue estimate of $217.76 million.

Quoting Management: There was no comment from the management.

Key Stats (on next page)…

Revenue decreased 2.18% from $220.6 million in the previous quarter. EPS decreased 6.67% from $0.15 in the previous quarter.

Looking Forward: Analysts have a neutral outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings is a profit of $0.17 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate has moved down from a profit of $0.64 to a profit of $0.63 over the last ninety days.

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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)