JEF - Jefferies Financial Group Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
20.16
-0.09 (-0.44%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close20.25
Open20.21
Bid20.21 x 1800
Ask20.22 x 800
Day's Range20.10 - 20.32
52 Week Range16.20 - 25.07
Volume1,247,444
Avg. Volume2,120,820
Market Cap5.871B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.69
PE Ratio (TTM)6.38
EPS (TTM)3.16
Earnings DateApr 24, 2019 - Apr 29, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.50 (2.66%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-17
1y Target Est32.00
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  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    HOMEFED INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of HomeFed Corporation - HOFD

    KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company. If you believe that this transaction undervalues the Company and/or if you would like to discuss your legal rights regarding the proposed sale, you may, without obligation or cost to you, e-mail or call KSF Managing Partner Lewis S. Kahn (lewis.kahn@ksfcounsel.com) toll free at any time at 855-768-1857, or visit  https://www.ksfcounsel.com/cases/otc-hofd/ to learn more.

  • GlobeNewswire4 days ago

    HOMEFED CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Merger

    WILMINGTON, Del., April 15, 2019 -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.: Do you own shares of HomeFed Corporation (OTC QB: HOFD)?  Did you purchase any of your shares prior to April.

  • Business Wire4 days ago

    M Science Partners with Placer.ai to Launch TRAFFIC, Bringing Consumer Foot Traffic Analysis to the Investment Industry

    With the addition of TRAFFIC to the M Science suite of solutions, we are giving our clients the ability to cross-validate among multiple data sources in near real-time,” said Michael Marrale, CEO of M Science.

  • Business Wire4 days ago

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. Agrees to Acquire Remaining 30% Interest in HomeFed Corporation

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF or Jefferies), which currently owns approximately 70% of the outstanding shares of common stock of HomeFed Corporation (OTCMKTS:HOFD or HomeFed), a developer and owner of residential and mixed-use real estate properties primarily in California and New York, announced today that the Board of Directors of Jefferies and the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of HomeFed have approved a definitive merger agreement under which Jefferies will acquire the shares of HomeFed common stock that it does not already own.

  • Financial Times4 days ago

    Fund eyes sale of stake in US child migrant centre contractor

    A US private equity firm is trying to sell shares in a government contractor that has drawn criticism for its role operating a centre for migrant children separated from their families at the US border. DC Capital is looking to sell a 75 per cent stake in Caliburn International, which has grown rapidly by acquiring and combining several government contractors. for an initial public offering, switching to a private share sale that could raise up to $583m for former Wasserstein Perella banker Thomas Campbell’s DC Capital, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    ESG principles prompt lenders to pass on NSO Group loan

    Investors’ response to a US$500m equivalent leveraged loan for Israeli cyber surveillance firm NSO Group highlights the increasing extent to which environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles are guiding banks’ and investors’ lending decisions as they start to calculate the ethical impact of investing. Many investors declined NSO’s loan on ESG grounds after learning that the company’s primary spyware tool Pegasus had allegedly been used to target human rights dissidents and journalists, including slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “If you look at the ratings and pricing, you would do it (NSO).

  • Markit10 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Jefferies Financial Group Inc.

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc NYSE:JEFView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is low for JEF with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding JEF are favorable with net inflows of $107.96 billion. This was the highest net inflow seen over the last one-year.Error parsing the SmartText Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Financial Times10 days ago

    Jefferies and Credit Suisse set to lose on Israeli cyber security deal

    Jefferies and Credit Suisse have got their fingers burnt underwriting the leveraged buyout of a controversial Israeli cyber security company, which Amnesty International recently criticised for allegedly providing spyware to target political dissidents. Investors have balked at the deal because of corporate governance concerns over the Herzliya-based company, which is being sued by a Saudi dissident who claims its software was used to spy on murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi. NSO has said that the suit is “completely unfounded”.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    M Science Launches Weather Data and Visualization Solution

    M Science, the pioneer in data-driven research and analytics, today launched a weather-based data and visualization solution offering granular visibility into weather trends tied to companies and their geographic footprints. The weather data, which has been used and cited in the company’s M Analysis research reports, is now available to clients on-demand with data updated daily via M Data Viz, and will soon be available through API. “We developed the weather solution in response to overwhelming client demand, leveraging M Science’s proprietary weather modeling techniques and deep understanding of the consumer space.

  • Jefferies Energy Team Thrives in Pipelines M&A Under New Leader
    Bloomberg20 days ago

    Jefferies Energy Team Thrives in Pipelines M&A Under New Leader

    The alternative investing giant sat across the negotiating table from Bowden in 2017, when it purchased EagleClaw Midstream Ventures. Bowden brokered that $2 billion sale and Blackstone liked his work. ”He’s a great tactician and can ably represent either a seller or a buyer, which is unusual, as most bankers are good at one or another,“ said David Foley, a Blackstone senior managing director.

  • Lyft Valued at $22.4 Billion After Rising in Trading Debut
    Bloomberg21 days ago

    Lyft Valued at $22.4 Billion After Rising in Trading Debut

    Shares opened Friday morning at $87.24 -- 21 percent above the IPO price of $72 -- and drifted downward in the afternoon, closing up 8.7 percent to $78.29 in New York. After Lyft’s co-founders Logan Green and John Zimmer rang the Nasdaq opening bell from a driver center in Los Angeles, shares took more than two hours to start trading. Zimmer said they decided to forgo the traditional opening ceremony on the floor of the exchange to be with the company’s drivers.

  • Jefferies (JEF) Q1 Earnings Lag Estimates, Costs Decline
    Zacks21 days ago

    Jefferies (JEF) Q1 Earnings Lag Estimates, Costs Decline

    While Jefferies (JEF) witnesses a decline in revenues in the first quarter, lower expenses support its performance to some extent.

  • Lyft's Trading Debut to Be Watched by IPO-Hungry Tech Companies
    Bloomberg21 days ago

    Lyft's Trading Debut to Be Watched by IPO-Hungry Tech Companies

    Shares of the No. 2 U.S. ride-hailing company will start trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker LYFT after an initial public offering that’s been viewed as a bellwether for Silicon Valley companies. All the signs before the listing looked good: the IPO was oversubscribed just two days into the marketing pitch, and Lyft ended up selling more shares than planned at the top of an already elevated price range. The real test will come when the stock hits the public market for its first day of trading -– and beyond.

  • Reuters22 days ago

    Jefferies' revenue hurt by U.S. govt. shutdown, weak markets in Dec.

    Jefferies Group LLC's quarterly revenue fell 17 percent on Thursday, as the company's investment banking business took a hit from a partial government shutdown and a dip in market activity in December, but said it expects a better trading environment going forward. "(Investment banking) Activity was very light during the December market downturn and this was further exacerbated by the government shutdown for five weeks to the end of January," Chief Executive Officer Rich Handler said in a statement. Investment banking revenue is widely expected to rise for most Wall Street banks in the quarter, as several high-profile tech companies such as Uber, Lyft, Pinterest and Slack, are set to go public.

  • Business Wire22 days ago

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend equal to $0.125 per Jefferies common share payable on May 31, 2019 to record holders of Jefferies common shares on May 20, 2019.

  • Reuters22 days ago

    Venezuela-owned Citgo rallies non-banks to raise US$1.2bn in loans

    Venezuela-owned oil refiner Citgo mandated broker dealer and non-bank lender Jefferies to arrange a US$1.2bn term loan, after its previous traditional bank lenders declined to participate due to regulatory pressure to comply with political restrictions on doing business with its South American parent, sources familiar with the transaction said. Houston-headquartered Citgo also appointed another non-bank lender, Houlihan Lokey, to coordinate the term loan for the fuel company, which is owned by state-owned Petróleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) and currently hamstrung by US-imposed economic sanctions.

  • Associated Press22 days ago

    Jefferies: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of 14 cents. The investment banking and capital markets company posted revenue of $1.05 billion in the period. Jefferies shares have ...

  • Reuters22 days ago

    Jefferies posts first-quarter profit

    Jefferies Group LLC reported a first-quarter profit on Thursday, compared with a loss a year earlier when the financial services company took a charge related to changes in U.S. tax laws. Net profit for ...

  • Business Wire22 days ago

    Jefferies Announces First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. today announced its financial results for the three months ended February 28, 2019.

  • Business Wirelast month

    M Science Launches Multi-Channel Consumer Electronics Research and Data Analytics

    M Science expands its current offerings by providing first-of-its-kind visibility into key consumer electronics end markets across both retail and online channels

  • Business Wirelast month

    M Science Launches Consumer Spending Insights for UK Region

    M Science, the pioneer in data-driven research and analytics, has launched SWIPE UK, offering daily updates to key consumer spending metrics including point-in-time revenue forecasts and insights into cohort analytics. SWIPE UK, with indices on spending, unique shoppers, transactions and average ticket, spans 54 merchants across 30 publicly traded companies and complements SWIPE US, covering over 625 US merchants across 230 publicly trading companies. The SWIPE solutions apply advanced data science and proprietary feature engineering to optimize a panel of millions of consumers.

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    Motley Fool2 months ago

    2 Pot Stocks Expected to Fall at Least 25%, According to This Wall Street Firm

    After initiating coverage on nine marijuana stocks, investment bank Jefferies suggests giving the heave-ho to these two.

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    Investopedia2 months ago

    3 Asset Management Stocks Poised for a Breakout

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  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. Announces Proposal to Acquire Balance of HomeFed

    Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF or Jefferies), which currently owns 70.1% of HomeFed Corporation (OTCMKTS:HOFD or HomeFed), a developer and owner of residential and mixed-use real estate properties primarily in California and New York, announced today that it is proposing to acquire the remaining common stock of HomeFed not already owned by Jefferies (the “Proposed Transaction”). The Proposed Transaction would entail Jefferies issuing two shares of Jefferies common stock for each share of the HomeFed’s common stock to be acquired by Jefferies.