Piper Jaffray Companies Company Profile (NYSE:PJC)

About Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)

Piper Jaffray Companies logoPiper Jaffray Companies is an investment bank and asset management company. The Company's segments include Capital Markets and Asset Management. The Capital Markets segment provides investment banking and institutional sales, trading and research services for various equity and fixed income products. The Asset Management segment includes its traditional asset management business and its investments in registered funds and private funds or partnerships that it manages. It provides a range of products and services, including equity and debt capital markets products; public finance services; financial advisory services; equity and fixed income institutional brokerage; equity and fixed income research, and asset management services. The Company serves the needs of corporations, private equity groups, public entities, non-profit entities and institutional investors in the United States and internationally.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Brokerage - Regional
  • Sub-Industry: Investment Banking & Brokerage
  • Symbol: NYSE:PJC
  • CUSIP: 72407810
  • Web: www.piperjaffray.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $891.08 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,052,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $60.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $67.92
  • 52 Week Range: $35.36 - $81.85
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $794.32 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.12
  • Book Value: $60.87 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.97
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.1%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -3.17%
  • Return on Equity: 7.24%
  • Return on Assets: 2.80%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.21%
  • Current Ratio: 1.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.42%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 113,784 shs.
  • Beta: 1.54
  • Short Ratio: 4.19
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)

What is Piper Jaffray Companies' stock symbol?

Piper Jaffray Companies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PJC."

How often does Piper Jaffray Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Piper Jaffray Companies?

Piper Jaffray Companies announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.3125 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $1.25 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 24th. View Piper Jaffray Companies' Dividend History.

How were Piper Jaffray Companies' earnings last quarter?

Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $1.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.74. The business had revenue of $200.53 million for the quarter. Piper Jaffray Companies had a negative net margin of 3.17% and a positive return on equity of 7.24%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.70 EPS. View Piper Jaffray Companies' Earnings History.

Where is Piper Jaffray Companies' stock going? Where will Piper Jaffray Companies' stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Piper Jaffray Companies' shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Piper Jaffray Companies' stock price to reach $21.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Piper Jaffray Companies.

Who are some of Piper Jaffray Companies' key competitors?

Who owns Piper Jaffray Companies stock?

Piper Jaffray Companies' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.95%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.21%), State Street Corp (3.26%), LSV Asset Management (2.11%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.08%). Company insiders that own Piper Jaffray Companies stock include Addison L Piper, Andrew S Duff, B Kristine Johnson, Chad R Abraham, Christine N Esckilsen, Christopher D Crawshaw, Debbra L Schoneman, Francis E Iv Fairman, Martin Bradley Winges, R Scott Larue, Stuart C Harvey Jr and Thomas Gregory Smith. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Piper Jaffray Companies.

Who sold Piper Jaffray Companies stock? Who is selling Piper Jaffray Companies stock?

Piper Jaffray Companies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., LSV Asset Management, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., AQR Capital Management LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Piper Jaffray Companies stock in the last year include Andrew S Duff, B Kristine Johnson, Chad R Abraham, Christine N Esckilsen, Christopher D Crawshaw, Debbra L Schoneman, Francis E Iv Fairman, Martin Bradley Winges, R Scott Larue and Thomas Gregory Smith. View Insider Buying and Selling for Piper Jaffray Companies.

Who bought Piper Jaffray Companies stock? Who is buying Piper Jaffray Companies stock?

Piper Jaffray Companies' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., State Street Corp, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., James Investment Research Inc. and Fisher Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Piper Jaffray Companies stock in the last two years include R Scott Larue and Stuart C Harvey Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Piper Jaffray Companies.

How do I buy Piper Jaffray Companies stock?

Shares of Piper Jaffray Companies 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 Piper Jaffray Companies stock cost?

One share of Piper Jaffray Companies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.20.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $21.75 (63.26% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/28/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingReduce$20.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector Perform$19.00 -> $22.50LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price Target$22.00 -> $25.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017DesjardinsDowngradeHold -> Sell$21.00 -> $20.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017CIBCBoost Price Target$19.00 -> $22.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$21.00LowView Rating Details
4/15/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/8/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutral$42.00 -> $44.00N/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$43.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
10/2/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price TargetNeutral$48.00 -> $41.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Earnings by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 17$1.03$1.77$200.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q416$1.35$1.75$202.13 million$217.88 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.93$1.37$163.56 million$199.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.53$0.88$143.86 million$170.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.82$0.70$153.06 million$152.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.87$1.40$149.69 million$195.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.99$0.48$161.09 million$148.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.98$1.19$157.63 million$163.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$1.02$1.14$160.10 million$161.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.94$0.90$147.08 million$148.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.57$1.03$125.48 million$155.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$1.18$1.25$149.33 million$166.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.77$1.10$127.10 million$168.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$0.73$1.91$136.00 million$182.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q313$0.50$0.57$117.55 million$138.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.55$0.25$116.30 million$99.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.53$0.57$113.20 million$109.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$0.69$0.88$129.87 million$140.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.29$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.30$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.30$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.19$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.16($0.23)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.50$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.52$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.48$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.39 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.92 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/1/2017quarterly$0.312.03%5/24/20175/26/20176/15/2017
2/2/2017quarterly$0.312/15/20172/20/20173/13/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.46%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.24%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/23/2017Martin Bradley WingesInsiderSell2,000$73.50$147,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Christine N EsckilsenInsiderSell1,500$79.72$119,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Christopher D CrawshawInsiderSell10,000$79.12$791,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017Debbra L SchonemanCFOSell7,000$76.09$532,630.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Andrew S DuffChairmanSell9,641$75.35$726,449.35View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Francis E Iv FairmanInsiderSell12,496$75.34$941,448.64View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Andrew S DuffChairmanSell32,149$65.44$2,103,830.56View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Debbra L SchonemanCFOSell10,000$65.54$655,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Christine N EsckilsenInsiderSell2,000$64.75$129,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016R Scott LarueInsiderSell10,000$59.29$592,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Stuart C Harvey JrInsiderBuy4,000$55.15$220,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016B Kristine JohnsonDirectorSell1,425$53.45$76,166.25View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016Christine N EsckilsenInsiderSell2,000$56.97$113,940.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Chad R AbrahamInsiderSell17,048$56.33$960,313.84View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Christopher D CrawshawInsiderSell5,000$41.88$209,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Thomas Gregory SmithInsiderSell2,500$41.42$103,550.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Christopher D CrawshawInsiderSell21,737$41.45$900,998.65View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016R Scott LarueInsiderSell20,000$41.76$835,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Addison L PiperDirectorSell156$39.48$6,158.88View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015R Scott LarueInsiderBuy15,000$34.58$518,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Andrew S DuffCEOSell2,858$52.96$151,359.68View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Jeffrey P KlinefelterInsiderSell7,200$55.10$396,720.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Andrew S DuffCEOSell11,719$56.41$661,068.79View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Debbra L SchonemanCFOSell1,617$55.45$89,662.65View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Lisa PolskyDirectorSell7,000$57.05$399,350.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014R Scott LarueInsiderSell6,670$57.37$382,657.90View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Francis E Iv FairmanInsiderSell8,894$57.72$513,361.68View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Francis E Iv FairmanInsiderSell1,391$56.54$78,647.14View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Chad R AbrahamInsiderSell4,442$53.97$239,734.74View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Chad R AbrahamInsiderSell10,000$53.97$539,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014R Scott LarueInsiderSell3,609$53.62$193,514.58View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Addison L PiperDirectorSell2,171$50.96$110,634.16View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Chad R AbrahamInsiderSell5,000$51.60$258,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014B Kristine JohnsonDirectorSell5,713$43.64$249,315.32View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Martin Bradley WingesInsiderSell5,573$43.44$242,091.12View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Martin Bradley WingesInsiderSell2,395$39.32$94,171.40View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014Michael FrancisDirectorSell5,713$40.31$230,291.03View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013R Scott LarueInsiderSell6,934$35.81$248,306.54View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Brien M O'brienInsiderSell10,000$40.04$400,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
Latest Headlines for Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC)
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feeds.benzinga.com logoFogo de Chão, Inc. to Present at Investor Conferences in June
feeds.benzinga.com - May 26 at 2:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoViper Energy: Piper initiates at Overweight
seekingalpha.com - May 26 at 7:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray Announces Investment Banking Hires in Diversified Industrials & Services
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 6:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBiogen has 70% upside - Piper
seekingalpha.com - May 15 at 10:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCardiome Announces Amendment to Term Loan Agreement with CRG-Managed Funds
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray to Host Financial Institutions Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 7:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray Adds Senior Analyst Michael Lavery to Consumer Equity Research
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 5:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.74 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 8:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPiper Jaffray's (PJC) CEO Andrew Duffon Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 29 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Price Target Raised to $25.00 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) PT Raised to $22.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) PT Raised to $22.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Stock Rating Lowered by Desjardins
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Earns Reduce Rating from TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PJC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 12:45 AM
streetinsider.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Reports Q1 EPS of $1.77
www.streetinsider.com - April 27 at 7:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies Profit Rises 159% In Q1
www.nasdaq.com - April 27 at 7:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies Reports 2017 First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:26 AM
marketbeat.com logoPiper Jaffray posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - April 27 at 9:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 10:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies to Hold Management Conference Call to Discuss 2017 First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 7:20 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logo'Own Groupon Into Q1 Print'; Stock Stages Rally Following Piper Jaffray Call
feeds.benzinga.com - April 20 at 11:59 AM
seekingalpha.com logoChipotle: Q1 Results To Provide The Icing On The Burrito
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 8:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 7:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Very Likely to Effect Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 10:49 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoTeens Throw It Back to the ‘90s with Their Stan Smiths; Spending Shifting to Starbucks, Video Games and Amazon
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 6:47 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPiper Jaffray survey shows more teens than ever plan to go iPhone
seekingalpha.com - April 10 at 1:25 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGemphire Therapeutics flies after Piper launches favorable coverage
seekingalpha.com - April 10 at 10:22 AM
cnbc.com logoTesla just got its most bullish price forecast ever from a major Wall Street analyst
www.cnbc.com - April 10 at 10:21 AM
cnbc.com logoPiper Jaffray survey shows what teens like: Chic-Fil-A, Amazon, and athleisure
www.cnbc.com - April 10 at 6:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray’s Andrew Duff Honored among 2017 Most Admired CEOs
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPiper Jaffray’s Andrew Duff Honored among 2017 Most Admired CEOs
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 6:38 PM
fool.com logoCan Best Buy Stock Keep Going After Last Week's 10% Pop?
www.fool.com - April 2 at 11:55 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Piper Jaffray Companies says CEO Andrew Duff's total 2016 compensation was $5.99 mln vs $5 mln in 2015
www.reuters.com - March 29 at 12:03 AM
fool.com logoZoe's Kitchen Stock: Next Stop, $16?
www.fool.com - March 23 at 4:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ C Penney Company’s (JCP) Hold Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 5:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies Analysts Give Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS) a $77.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 11:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarracuda Networks’ (CUDA) “Overweight” Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 9:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNike’s (NKE) “Neutral” Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 10:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMasimo Co. (MASI) Cut to Neutral at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 10:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies Lowers Del Taco Restaurants Inc (TACO) Price Target to $13.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHologic’s (HOLX) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies Downgrades Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc (NSM) to Underweight
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:58 AM

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