Cowen Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.34 (-0.87 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume302,226 shs
Average Volume674,360 shs
Market Capitalization$1.04 billion
P/E Ratio3.29
Dividend Yield1.02%
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About Cowen

Cowen Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides investment banking, research, sales and trading, prime brokerage, global clearing, securities financing, commission management, and investment management services in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Operating Company (Op Co) and Asset Company (Asset Co). The company offers public and private capital raising, and strategic advisory services for public and private companies. It also trades common stocks, listed options, equity-linked securities, and other financial instruments on behalf of institutional investor clients. In addition, the company offers investment products and solutions in the liquidity spectrum to institutional and private clients, as well as provides investment research services. Further, it is involved in the private investment, private real estate investment, and other legacy investment activities. Cowen Inc. was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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Overall MarketRank

2.04 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

492nd out of 2,047 stocks

Security Brokers & Dealers Industry

14th out of 52 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Cowen (NASDAQ:COWN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cowen a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cowen in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Cowen stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cowen?

Wall Street analysts have given Cowen a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Cowen wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Cowen?

Cowen saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 4,230,000 shares, a drop of 21.5% from the June 15th total of 5,390,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 684,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.2 days.
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When is Cowen's next earnings date?

Cowen is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 28th 2021.
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How can I listen to Cowen's earnings call?

Cowen will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, July 28th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 404-537-3406 with passcode "3633779".

How were Cowen's earnings last quarter?

Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 29th. The financial services provider reported $4.34 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $4.33 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $687.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $506.73 million. Cowen had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 42.17% and a net margin of 19.61%.
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How has Cowen's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Cowen's stock was trading at $11.62 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, COWN stock has increased by 233.2% and is now trading at $38.72.
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How often does Cowen pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cowen?

Cowen announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 29th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Tuesday, June 15th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 28th. This is a positive change from Cowen's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08.
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Is Cowen a good dividend stock?

Cowen pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.02%. Cowen does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Cowen is 3.52%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Cowen will have a dividend payout ratio of 6.22% next year. This indicates that Cowen will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Cowen's stock split? How did Cowen's stock split work?

Shares of Cowen reverse split on the morning of 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 closing bell on Friday, December 2nd 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Cowen stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for COWN?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Cowen's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate Cowen's stock price to reach $46.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Cowen's key executives?

Cowen's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey Marc Solomon, Chairman & CEO (Age 55, Pay $15.83M)
  • Mr. Stephen A. Lasota CPA, MD & CFO (Age 58, Pay $5.92M)
  • Mr. John J. Holmes, MD & COO (Age 57, Pay $6.43M)
  • Mr. Owen S. Littman, MD, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48, Pay $5.91M)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Flisser Rosman, MD & Head of Investment Management
  • Mr. André Albert Augier, Vice Chair of Investment Banking
  • Mr. Zachary B. Fisher, Managing Director of Technology, Media & Telecommunications
  • Ms. Ann Neidenbach, MD & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. James T. Farley, MD & Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Kelly Weigel, MD & Head of Marketing

What is Jeffrey Solomon's approval rating as Cowen's CEO?

16 employees have rated Cowen CEO Jeffrey Solomon on Jeffrey Solomon has an approval rating of 100% among Cowen's employees. This puts Jeffrey Solomon in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Cowen own?

What is Cowen's stock symbol?

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

Who are Cowen's major shareholders?

Cowen's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc. (0.24%) and Equitec Specialists LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Cowen stock include Brett H Barth, Jeffrey M Solomon, John J Holmes, Lawrence E Leibowitz, Owen S Littman, Stephen Lasota and Terren S Peizer.
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Which institutional investors are selling Cowen stock?

COWN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc., and Equitec Specialists LLC. Company insiders that have sold Cowen company stock in the last year include Jeffrey M Solomon, John J Holmes, Owen S Littman, Stephen Lasota, and Terren S Peizer.
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How do I buy shares of Cowen?

Shares of COWN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Cowen's stock price today?

One share of COWN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.72.

How much money does Cowen make?

Cowen has a market capitalization of $1.04 billion and generates $1.44 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $216.36 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.37 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Cowen have?

Cowen employs 1,364 workers across the globe.

What is Cowen's official website?

The official website for Cowen is

Where are Cowen's headquarters?

Cowen is headquartered at 599 LEXINGTON AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10022.

How can I contact Cowen?

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

This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by Staff
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