NEW YORK (AP) _ Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (JEF) on Wednesday reported profit of $196.8 million in its fiscal fourth quarter.
The New York-based company said it had profit of 62 cents per share.
The investment banking and capital markets company posted revenue of $1.11 billion in the period.
For the year, the company reported profit of $964.7 million, or $3.03 per share. Revenue was reported as $3.89 billion.
Jefferies shares have decreased 14% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $18.31, a fall of nearly 1% in the last 12 months.