NASDAQ:COWN - Cowen Inc Class A Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$14.50 -0.05 (-0.34 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 06:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$14.55
Today's Range$14.40 - $14.6250
52-Week Range$11.63 - $18.25
Volume115,871 shs
Average Volume345,984 shs
Market Capitalization$444.14 million
P/E Ratio10.27
Dividend YieldN/A
Cowen Inc Class A logoCowen Group, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides alternative investment management, investment banking, research, and sales and trading services for its clients. It manages separate client focused portfolio through its subsidiaries. Through its subsidiaries, the firm invests in equity and fixed income markets. It also invests in alternative investments markets through its subsidiaries. Cowen Group, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in New York, New York with additional offices in Boston, Massachusetts, Chicago, Illinois, Cleveland, Ohio, Dallas, Texas, and San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Security brokers & dealers
Sub-IndustryInvestment Banking & Brokerage


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio0.91
Quick Ratio0.91


Trailing P/E Ratio10.27
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$658.78 million
Price / Sales0.65
Cash Flow$1.1684 per share
Price / Cash12.41
Book Value$24.06 per share
Price / Book0.60


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-60,880,000.00
Net Margins-5.64%
Return on Equity5.69%
Return on Assets1.39%


Outstanding Shares29,610,000
Market Cap$444.14 million

Cowen Inc Class A (NASDAQ:COWN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cowen Inc Class A's stock symbol?

Cowen Inc Class A trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "COWN."

When did Cowen Inc Class A's stock split? How did Cowen Inc Class A's stock split work?

Cowen Inc Class A shares reverse split 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 Inc Class A stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

How will Cowen Inc Class A's stock buyback program work?

Cowen Inc Class A announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Friday, February 16th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $23,600,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Cowen Inc Class A's earnings last quarter?

Cowen Inc Class A (NASDAQ:COWN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.21. The financial services provider earned $234 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $218.99 million. Cowen Inc Class A had a positive return on equity of 5.69% and a negative net margin of 5.64%. Cowen Inc Class A's quarterly revenue was up 36.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.39 EPS. View Cowen Inc Class A's Earnings History.

When is Cowen Inc Class A's next earnings date?

Cowen Inc Class A is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Cowen Inc Class A.

What price target have analysts set for COWN?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Cowen Inc Class A's shares. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Cowen Inc Class A's stock price to reach $17.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cowen Inc Class A.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cowen Inc Class A?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cowen Inc Class A in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cowen Inc Class A.

Who are some of Cowen Inc Class A's key competitors?

Who are Cowen Inc Class A's key executives?

Cowen Inc Class A's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey Marc Solomon, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Stephen A. Lasota, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. John J. Holmes, MD & COO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Owen S. Littman, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Daniel S. Charney, Co-Pres

Has Cowen Inc Class A been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about COWN stock have trended somewhat negative on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cowen Inc Class A earned a coverage optimism score of 0.00 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.27 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Cowen Inc Class A.

Who are Cowen Inc Class A's major shareholders?

Cowen Inc Class A's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.71%), Ariel Investments LLC (7.25%), FMR LLC (6.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.90%), Millennium Management LLC (4.05%) and Salzhauer Michael (1.76%). Company insiders that own Cowen Inc Class A stock include John J Holmes, Owen S Littman and Peter A Cohen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cowen Inc Class A.

Which institutional investors are selling Cowen Inc Class A stock?

COWN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc., Gator Capital Management LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System and Cumberland Partners Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cowen Inc Class A.

Which institutional investors are buying Cowen Inc Class A stock?

COWN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Foundry Partners LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Chicago Equity Partners LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cowen Inc Class A.

How do I buy shares of Cowen Inc Class A?

Shares of COWN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Cowen Inc Class A's stock price today?

One share of COWN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.50.

How big of a company is Cowen Inc Class A?

Cowen Inc Class A has a market capitalization of $444.14 million and generates $658.78 million in revenue each year. Cowen Inc Class A employs 1,124 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Cowen Inc Class A?

Cowen Inc Class A's mailing address is 599 LEXINGTON AVENUE 20TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 646-562-1000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cowen Inc Class A (NASDAQ COWN)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  179 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  349
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cowen Inc Class A and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe COWN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe COWN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by Staff

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