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: $14.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.25
  • 52-Week Range: $10.92 - $16.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.47
  • P/E Growth: 1.50
  • Market Cap: $397.32M
  • Outstanding Shares: 26,666,000
  • Beta: 1.55
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.89%
  • Return on Equity: -0.08%
  • Return on Assets: -0.03%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.17%
  • Current Ratio: 0.45%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.45%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.50 (10.74% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/22/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingNeutral$16.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
3/16/2016NomuraLower Price TargetNeutral$18.40 -> $16.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015JMP SecuritiesLower Price Target$28.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
10/7/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price Target$28.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
7/20/2015Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> Hold$27.00View Rating Details
5/27/2015Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$24.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017        
2/16/2017Q416$0.03($0.48)$126.50 million$122.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.04$0.10$134.76 million$153.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: $1.02 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.76 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%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/15/2016Owen S. LittmanGeneral CounselSell7,500$16.39$122,925.00View SEC Filing  
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)
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seekingalpha.com logoA 5.2% Yielder That's Poised To Benefit From Financial Deregulation And Could Gain 50% In 2017 (NASDAQ:COWN)
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 9:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. :COWN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - February 23 at 4:26 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Cowen and Company Reiterates Neutral on Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN) (NASDAQ:COWN)
marketexclusive.com - February 22 at 4:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. :COWN-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NASDAQ:COWN)
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4-traders.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 9:33 PM
4-traders.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:COWN)
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4-traders.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 9:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of COWN earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:COWN)
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finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of COWN earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:COWN)
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finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of COWN earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 9:33 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Cowen Group Q4 revenue $122.3 million (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.reuters.com - February 16 at 4:32 PM
marketexclusive.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. (NASDAQ:COWN) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:COWN)
marketexclusive.com - February 16 at 4:32 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Cowen Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:COWN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 11:47 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoCowen reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:COWN)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 11:46 AM
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 - February 16 at 11:46 AM
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biz.yahoo.com logoCowen Group Inc Earnings Call (Q4 2016) (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - February 14 at 10:19 PM
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marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Cowen and Company Raises Its Price Target On Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) to $100.00 (NASDAQ:COWN)
marketexclusive.com - February 9 at 4:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCowen Group, Inc. Announces 2016 Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:49 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoWorkhorse Group Announces Closing of $22.4 Million Public Offering Including Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : COWN-US : January 30, 2017 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - January 30 at 5:20 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoCowen Expands Options and Event Driven Strategies Sales and Trading Team (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCowen Group, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend on Its Series A Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock (NASDAQ:COWN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:34 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOWEN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:COWN)
biz.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:34 PM
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lasignare.com - January 21 at 4:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoCowen Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : COWN-US : January 18, 2017 (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.capitalcube.com - January 18 at 4:47 PM
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perspectivabetica.com - January 18 at 3:24 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Ramius CEO departs to pursue new career opportunities (NASDAQ:COWN)
www.reuters.com - January 17 at 10:21 PM
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www.streetinsider.com - January 17 at 10:21 PM
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What is Cowen Group's stock symbol?

Cowen Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "COWN."

When did Cowen Group's stock split? How did Cowen Group's stock split work?

Cowen Group's stock reverse split before market open on Monday, December 5th 2016. The 1-4 reverse split was announced on Wednesday, November 9th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Friday, December 2nd 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Cowen Group stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

Where is Cowen Group's stock going? Where will Cowen Group's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Cowen Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate Cowen Group's share price to reach $16.50 in the next twelve months.

When will Cowen Group announce their earnings?

Cowen Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Cowen Group stock?

Cowen Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.84%), FMR LLC (4.76%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (4.50%), Arbiter Partners Capital Management LLC (4.25%), Royce & Associates LP (1.81%) and State Street Corp (1.77%). Company insiders that own Cowen Group stock include Jeffrey M Solomon and Owen S Littman.

Who sold Cowen Group stock? Who is selling Cowen Group stock?

Cowen Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Arbiter Partners Capital Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, State Street Corp, William Blair Investment Management LLC and Perritt Capital Management Inc..

Who bought Cowen Group stock? Who is buying Cowen Group stock?

Cowen Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Glacier Peak Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Raiff Partners Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Menta Capital LLC, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd..

How do I buy Cowen Group stock?

Shares of Cowen Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Cowen Group stock cost?

One share of Cowen Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.90.

Cowen Group (NASDAQ:COWN) Chart for Friday, February, 24, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff