Cowen Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:COWN)

About Cowen Group

Cowen Group logoCowen Group, Inc. is a financial services company. The Company provides alternative investment management, investment banking, research, sales and trading, and prime brokerage services. It operates through two segments: alternative investment and broker-dealer. The alternative investment segment includes hedge funds, private equity structures, registered investment companies and listed investment vehicles. The broker-dealer segment offers industry focused investment banking for growth-oriented companies, including advisory and global capital markets origination and domain knowledge-driven research and a sales and trading platform for institutional investors under the Cowen name. Its broker-dealer businesses include research, sales and trading and investment banking services to companies and institutional investor clients in its target sectors, which include healthcare, technology, information and technology services, consumer, real estate investment trusts, energy and transportation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Brokerage - National
  • Sub-Industry: Investment Banking & Brokerage
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: COWN
  • CUSIP: 22362210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.63
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.45
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.38
  • 52-Week Range: $2.47 - $4.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.08
  • P/E Growth: -2.70
  • Market Cap: $386.80M
  • Outstanding Shares: 106,557,000
  • Beta: 1.4
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 1.39%
  • Return on Equity: -3.37%
  • Return on Assets: -1.44%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 0.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.54%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $5.50 (51.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/16/2016NomuraLower Price TargetNeutral$4.60 -> $4.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015JMP SecuritiesLower Price Target$7.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
10/7/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price Target$7.00 -> $6.50View Rating Details
7/20/2015Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> Hold$6.75View Rating Details
5/27/2015Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$6.00 -> $6.25View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
7/28/2016Q216($0.08)($0.20)$99.25 million$117.23 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.03($0.05)$101.25 million$101.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.08$0.14$138.66 million$160.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315($0.10)($0.13)$111.76 million$82.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.08$0.09$125.94 million$124.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.10$0.20$146.52 million$161.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q4$0.10$0.16$119.40 million$165.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q3$0.06$0.08$107.80 million$107.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2$0.07$0.07$104.69 million$111.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q1$0.07$0.09$103.31 million$110.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4$0.02$0.02$88.60 million$97.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.03$0.03ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013$0.02$0.01$79.50 million$81.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312($0.02)($0.09)$68.50 million$66.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2011$0.06$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.40 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.73%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2016Jeffrey M SolomonPresidentBuy15,000$3.52$52,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Owen S LittmanGeneral CounselSell60,000$4.20$252,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014John J HolmesInsiderSell60,000$4.17$250,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Jeffrey M SolomonDirectorBuy25,000$3.85$96,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Jeffrey M SolomonCEOSell100,000$3.60$360,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Jerome S MarkowitzDirectorBuy100,000$2.70$270,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2013Jerome S MarkowitzDirectorBuy69,047$2.60$179,522.20View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
DateHeadline
News IconRecently Changed Price Targets On Cowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) - NewsDen (NASDAQ:COWN)
newsden.net - September 30 at 9:25 AM
News IconBroker Roundup For Cowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.desotoedge.com - September 30 at 9:25 AM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COWN-US : September 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - September 28 at 9:12 AM
businesswire.com logoCowen Prime Services Wins Hedgeweek USA Award 2016 - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.businesswire.com - September 23 at 9:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCowen Prime Services Wins Hedgeweek USA Award 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 9:29 AM
News IconCowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) Near to Lift Curtain on September 2016 Earnings - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:COWN)
voiceregistrar.com - September 22 at 4:29 PM
4-traders.com logoCowen : Appoints Craig E. Zaph as New Head of Debt Capital Markets (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.4-traders.com - September 21 at 4:57 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Cowen Group, Inc. : September 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 4:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCowen Appoints Craig E. Zaph as New Head of Debt Capital Markets - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 8:36 AM
businesswire.com logoCowen Appoints Craig E. Zaph as New Head of Debt Capital Markets - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.businesswire.com - September 20 at 10:13 AM
publicnow.com logoCowen Appoints Craig E. Zaph as New Head of Debt Capital Markets (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - September 20 at 10:13 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Cowen Group, Inc. : September 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - September 9 at 4:14 PM
News IconCowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) Near to Lift Curtain on ... - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:COWN)
voiceregistrar.com - September 6 at 4:13 PM
streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: AllianceBernstein (AB) to Acquire RASL (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.streetinsider.com - September 1 at 4:16 PM
News IconAB Announces Definitive Agreement To Acquire Ramius Alternative Solutions LLC (NASDAQ:COWN)
marketsmedia.com - September 1 at 4:16 PM
4-traders.com logoCowen : AB Announces Definitive Agreement To Acquire Ramius Alternative Solutions LLC ("RASL") (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.4-traders.com - September 1 at 4:16 PM
News IconWorth Watching Stocks in Focus: S&P Global Inc (NYSE:SPGI), Cowen Group Inc (NASDAQ:COWN), Digital Turbine ... - NYSE Journal (press release) (NASDAQ:COWN)
stockznews.com - September 1 at 10:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAB Announces Definitive Agreement To Acquire Ramius Alternative Solutions LLC ("RASL") (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 10:58 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - September 1 at 10:58 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 31 at 9:10 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoTiffany & Signet: A Tale of Two Jewelers (NASDAQ:COWN)
blogs.barrons.com - August 25 at 4:25 PM
News IconTop Earnings to Watch for: Cowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:COWN)
voiceregistrar.com - August 25 at 9:19 AM
News IconPeople Moves: Julia Karol moves up to COO spot at Watermill, Michael Fuller takes the Boston area firm’s CFO job (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.themiddlemarket.com - August 24 at 9:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Cowen Group, Inc. : August 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 4:28 PM
News IconInteresting COWN Put Options For April 2017 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.stockoptionschannel.com - August 22 at 4:26 PM
News IconInstitutions Have Decreased Their Ownership of Cowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) - Post News (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 18 at 9:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. :COWN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 18, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 18 at 4:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCowen's Solomon: Markets favor regime they understand (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 4:31 PM
thestreet.com logoCowen's Solomon Delivers Investor Advice on CNBC (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.thestreet.com - August 17 at 4:31 PM
thestreet.com logoFor Value Investors, Arbiter Partners Knows How to Pick 'Em (NASDAQ:COWN)
realmoney.thestreet.com - August 16 at 4:26 PM
publicnow.com logoCowen Expands Investment Banking Team (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - August 15 at 11:36 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoWhy Kors Earnings Could Be Bad News For Macy's (NASDAQ:COWN)
blogs.barrons.com - August 10 at 4:24 PM
publicnow.com logoSteven A. Levy Joins Cowen as Head of Financial Sponsors Coverage (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - August 9 at 10:50 AM
tradecalls.org logoCowen Group Inc(NASDAQ:COWN) Declares Dividend of $14.0600. - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.tradecalls.org - August 8 at 4:29 PM
publicnow.com logoCowen Announces Formation of Securities Finance Business (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - August 8 at 9:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 6 at 4:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Cowen Group, Inc. : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 4:25 PM
equities.com logoCowen Group Inc. (COWN) Jumps 6.67% on August 03 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.equities.com - August 4 at 10:02 PM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COWN-US : August 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 11:15 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:54 AM
publicnow.com logoThe Washington Research Group Joins Cowen (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 8:31 AM
4-traders.com logoCowen : reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.4-traders.com - July 29 at 9:46 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - July 29 at 4:21 PM
publicnow.com logoCowen Group, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend on Its Series A Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - July 29 at 9:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of COWN earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-16 8:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 11:58 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCowen Group Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:30 PM
publicnow.com logoCowen Group, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 4:18 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:03 pm Cowen Group misses by $0.03, beats on revs (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Cowen Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - July 28 at 7:07 AM

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Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff