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

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$15.80 +0.20 (+1.28 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 02:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$15.75
Today's Range$15.62 - $15.85
52-Week Range$11.63 - $18.25
Volume10,931 shs
Average Volume187,762 shs
Market Capitalization$453.02 million
P/E Ratio10.48
Dividend YieldN/A
Cowen Inc Class A logoCowen 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 Ratio10.48
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$658.78 million
Price / Sales0.71
Cash Flow$1.2480 per share
Price / Cash12.66
Book Value$24.06 per share
Price / Book0.66


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$453.02 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 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 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 has approved a stock buyback program on Friday, February 16th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $23,600,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Cowen Inc Class A (NASDAQ:COWN) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.21. The financial services provider had revenue of $234 million for 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%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 36.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company 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 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Cowen Inc Class A's stock. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Cowen Inc Class A's share price to reach $17.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.8% 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, MD & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. John J. Holmes, MD & COO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Owen S. Littman, MD, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Flisser Rosman, MD & Head of Investment Management

Has Cowen Inc Class A been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about COWN stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cowen Inc Class A earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. 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 many different of institutional and retail 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, Northern Trust Corp, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and California Public Employees Retirement System. 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 $15.80.

How big of a company is Cowen Inc Class A?

Cowen Inc Class A has a market capitalization of $453.02 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:  186 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  176 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  362
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 9/20/2018 by Staff

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