Janus Capital Group: Here’s What Investors Need to Know Before Earnings

Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JNS) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, July 25th. Janus Capital Group Inc. is a global asset management firm offering individual investors and institutional clients asset management services. The Company provides investment management, administration, distribution and related services to individual and institutional investors through mutual funds, separate accounts and subadvised relationships.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Janus Capital Group Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.15 per share on revenues of $217.76 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 16.64.

Analyst Trends:

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 is a profit of $0.63, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Janus Capital Group has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 1,038 849 1,016 982 850
Diluted EPS ($) 0.86 -4.55 0.88 0.78 0.55

Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:

Quarter Jun. 30, 2012 Sep. 30, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012 Mar. 31, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 206.00 209.00 216.60 214.20
Diluted EPS ($) 0.13 0.14 0.17 0.15

Past Performance:
Janus Capital Group has beat analyst estimates 1 time in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.

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