|Bid||19.00 x 3200|
|Ask||23.50 x 1800|
|Day's Range||20.67 - 21.20|
|52 Week Range||19.60 - 28.17|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.38|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||9.69|
|Earnings Date||Feb 20, 2019 - Feb 25, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.50 (2.34%)|
|1y Target Est||32.00|
Middle East ride-hailing firm Careem has been working with investment bank Jefferies as an adviser on investment options and fundraising, including a potential mergers and acquisition deal in the region with Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], three sources familiar with the matter said. The appointment of Jefferies (JEF.N) indicates that talks on a potential deal have become more serious, two of the sources said. Careem, Uber and Jefferies declined to comment.
Jefferies today announced the appointment of Fred Jallot as Head of Fixed Income, Europe. He will be based in the firm’s London office starting January 2, 2019 and will report to Fred Orlan, Global Head of Fixed Income at Jefferies.
There has been a considerable increase among analysts tracking Illinois Tool Works (ITW) in the past six months. Right now, 21 analysts are actively tracking the stock. Among them, 19% have given the stock “buys,” 76% have given it “holds,” and 5% have given it “sells.”
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Currently, 25 analysts are actively tracking DowDuPont (DWDP). The number of analysts tracking the stock has dropped from 26 since the company’s second-quarter earnings. Among the analysts, 80% recommended a “buy,” 20% recommended a “hold,” and none of the analysts recommended a “sell.” Investors watch analysts’ recommendations in order to track the stock price movement and trends.
The consensus target price for 3M stock has fallen since its earnings release. The current analyst consensus indicates a target price of $205.94, compared to $213.60 before its third-quarter earnings release.
Jefferies Financial Group Inc. today announced its financial results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2018. Consistent with the estimates in our press release of October 4, 2018, Net income attributable to Jefferies common shareholders was $193 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, for the third quarter, and $1.04 billion, or $2.91 per diluted share, for the nine month period....
Leverage ratios on private equity-backed deals are rising again as banks compete more aggressively for lucrative private equity loans after regulators relaxed leveraged lending guidelines earlier this year. The guidelines were put in place in 2013 to limit systemic risk and prevent a re-run of the financial crisis, but were relaxed in February and further emphasized in September, by the Republican administration. In the first nine months of 2018, the guidelines’ original limit of 6.0 times leverage was exceeded by a record 73.1% of private equity buyout loans, up from 64.2% in 2017.
M Science, the pioneer in data-driven research and analytics, has entered a partnership with Women Who Code, an international nonprofit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. Along with providing support to women tech professionals, data scientists and engineers, Women Who Code fosters greater diversity in the industry. As part of this “M Inspires” collaboration, M Science will host a Women Who Code educational and networking event, “Women Who Inspire and Thrive in the Data World: Creating Opportunities in Diversity and Innovation,” on November 1, 2018 at the Jefferies Financial Group headquarters (520 Madison Avenue) in New York City from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Currently, 24 analysts are tracking Honeywell (HON), which is more than during the second quarter. The latest analyst consensus target price on Honeywell is ~$178.0, which implies a potential return of 11.6% over the closing price of $159.56. In the past three months, analysts have moved the target price from $173.65 to the current target price, which indicates analysts are bullish on the stock.
In the third quarter, 22 analysts are covering PPG Industries (PPG)—compared to 24 analysts in the previous quarter. Among the 22 analysts, 36% recommended a “buy,” while 64% recommended a “hold.” None of the analysts recommended a “sell.”
The source did not want to be identified because Lyft's plans were still private. Reuters had earlier reported that Lyft was in talks with JPMorgan to lead its IPO, after rivals Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley decided not to pursue such a role out of loyalty to another IPO hopeful and Lyft's larger competitor, Uber Technologies Inc.
Methanex outperformed the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), which reported a marginal gain of 0.4%. During the month, Methanex stock hit a 52-week high and an all-time high of $82.50. Methanex (MEOH) noted in the second quarter that methanol prices have improved and that it expects the trend to continue.
M Science, the pioneer in data-driven market research and analytics, today announced the introduction of Twitch viewership data to its suite of video game industry data. Twitch is a social video service and community for gamers, providing a platform for live video game and eSports streaming. M Science’s new Twitch viewership data is available within M Data Viz, its platform which allows clients to visualize, interact with, and perform customized analysis of the firm’s data solution which can be found at https://www.mscience.com/products/mdataviz/.
In consideration of the Jefferies Financial Group Inc. 2018 Investor Meeting scheduled for later today, which will involve Jefferies engaging with its shareholders, bondholders, clients, analysts and prospective investors, Jefferies Financial Group is announcing preliminary results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2018.
Jefferies Financial Group Inc. announced today that it has transferred its 50% interest in Berkadia and substantially all of Leucadia Asset Management into its Jefferies Group LLC subsidiary.
Jefferies Group LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. , today announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter 2018.
On September 4, Jefferies (JEF) upgraded its recommendation on Boston Scientific (BSX) from “hold” to “buy.” The brokerage has a target price of $42 on Boston Scientific. Needham also raised its target price on Boston Scientific on September 7. This shows that the Wall Street is increasingly confident about Boston Scientific’s growth prospects.
As previously announced, Jefferies Financial Group Inc. will host an investor meeting on Thursday, October 4, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 2:00 p.m.