Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (JEF)

NYSE: JEF · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
32.76
+2.08 (6.78%)
Oct 4, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
6.78%
Market Cap 7.19B
Revenue (ttm) 6.85B
Net Income (ttm) 1.17B
Shares Out 219.43M
EPS (ttm) 4.40
PE Ratio 7.45
Forward PE 7.99
Dividend $1.15 (3.51%)
Ex-Dividend Date Nov 10, 2022
Volume 1,121,943
Open 31.10
Previous Close 30.68
Day's Range 31.07 - 32.79
52-Week Range 25.88 - 44.47
Beta 1.39
Analysts Buy
Price Target 38.51 (+17.6%)
Earnings Date Sep 28, 2022

About JEF

Jefferies Financial Group Inc. engages in the investment banking and capital markets, and asset management businesses in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company operates in Investment Banking and Capital Markets, Asset Management, Merchant Banking, and Corporate segments. It provides investment banking, advisory services with respect to mergers or acquisitions, restructurings or recapitalizations and private capital advisory transactions; equity and debt underwriting; and corporate lending. In addition, the company ... [Read more...]

Industry Diversified Financial Services
Founded 1968
CEO Richard Handler
Employees 5,619
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol JEF
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, JEF's revenue was $8.19 billion, an increase of 36.18% compared to the previous year's $6.01 billion. Earnings were $1.67 billion, an increase of 115.98%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for JEF stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 38.51, which is an increase of 17.55% from the latest price.

Price Target
$38.51
(17.55% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

Leucadia Asset Management Announces Strategic Relationship with ISO-mts Capital Management

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leucadia Asset Management, the asset management division of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF), today announced that it has entered into a strategic relationship with ...

1 day ago - Business Wire

Big banks face $1.8 billion in fines for employee messaging record-keeping blunder

Eight banks and three other FIs will pay a combined $1.8 billion for their message retention failures, highlighting the need for better tech tools at work.

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5 days ago - Business Insider

Jefferies (JEF) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

Jefferies (JEF) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 59.42% and 16.43%, respectively, for the quarter ended August 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

6 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Jefferies beats quarterly profit estimates on lift from merchant banking

Jefferies Financial Group Inc on Wednesday beat analysts' estimates for third-quarter profit as robust performance in its merchant banking unit helped cushion the blow from sluggish dealmaking.

6 days ago - Reuters

Jefferies Announces Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Q3 Financial Highlights Net income attributable to common shareholders of $195 million, or $0.78 per diluted share; adjusted net income attributable to common shareholders1 of...

6 days ago - Business Wire

Jefferies to Host Investor Day on October 12, 2022

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As previously announced, Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF) (“Jefferies”) will host its annual Investor Day on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. in Manhattan. ...

6 days ago - Business Wire

Analysts Estimate Jefferies (JEF) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Jefferies (JEF) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Jefferies to Release its Third Quarter Financial Results on September 28, 2022

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF) today announced it will release its third quarter financial results on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 after market close. About Jeffe...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

SEC charges 4 banks with muni bond disclosure infractions

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission announced Tuesday that it had charged four underwriters with failing to comply with municipal bond offering disclosure requirements.

Other symbols: BKOPYTD
3 weeks ago - Market Watch

U.S. SEC charges Oppenheimer, BNY, Jefferies and TD over municipal bond disclosures

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday said it had charged Oppenheimer & Co, BNY Mellon, TD Securities and Jefferies, with failing to comply with municipal bond offering disclosure...

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3 weeks ago - Reuters

Jefferies CEO pushes return to office over ‘lonely home silos'

"We need everyone back in our offices on a consistent basis," the investment banking boss said.

1 month ago - New York Post

Jefferies to Host Asia Forum September 7-9

NEW YORK & HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Jefferies Asia Forum – a virtual gathering of global thought leaders, offering attendees original content, comprehensive corporate access and actionable invest...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Here are 3 reasons why Jefferies sees a policy rate above 4% through the end of 2023, and a resilient U.S. economy

Stocks extended losses on Monday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's Jackson Hole speech on Friday indicated that the central bank plans to continue raising interest rates to tamp down on inflat...

1 month ago - Market Watch

Jefferies Financial Group Inc. to Host Annual Investor Meeting

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF) (“Jefferies”) will host its annual Investor Day on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. in Manhattan. The meeting will include ...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Bank of America, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and other banks near $1 billion settlement over traders' use of banned mess...

WASHINGTON — Many of Wall Street's biggest banks are nearing agreements to pay as much as $200 million each and admit that their employees' use of personal messaging apps such as WhatsApp violated regul...

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1 month ago - Market Watch

Biggest Banks Nearing $1 Billion Settlement Over Traders' Use of WhatsApp

Federal regulators intend to levy the fines over the alleged breach of rules that require the retention of business records.

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1 month ago - WSJ

Two-minute drill: VVV & JEF

Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds President and Portfolio Manager, joins ‘Closing Bell Overtime' to discuss his stock picks in Thursday's Two-Minute Drill.

Other symbols: VVV
2 months ago - CNBC Television

Jefferies to restructure as it doubles down on investment banking

Jefferies Financial Group said on Tuesday it plans to reduce the size of its merchant banking portfolio as part of a restructuring aimed at focusing on its global investment banking business.

2 months ago - Reuters

Jefferies Announces Strategic Transactions to Simplify Operations to Continue Focus on Building the Leading Independe...

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF) announced today that, adhering to its long-standing fundamental strategy of focusing on building its investment banking and capital ...

2 months ago - Business Wire

3 Stocks You Can Buy for Less Than $0.95 on the Dollar

Smart investors are currently taking advantage of the market sell-off to buy stocks at discounted prices.

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3 months ago - The Motley Fool

Jefferies (JEF) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates

Jefferies (JEF) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -29.23% and 2.60%, respectively, for the quarter ended May 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Jefferies Just Posted Results. Investment Banks Should be Worried.

Jefferies reports earnings earlier than other investment banks and is seen as an advance indicator.

3 months ago - Barrons

Jefferies Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Net income attributable to common shareholders of $114 million, or $0.45 per diluted share

3 months ago - Business Wire

6 Undervalued Dividend Stocks to Buy Before July 2022

These are 6 undervalued dividend stocks to buy before July 2022. These stocks have good yield, low price-to-earnings, and enough positive earnings to cover their dividend payments The post 6 Undervalued...

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3 months ago - InvestorPlace

Nike, Jefferies + 3 Stocks To Watch Heading Into Monday

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are: Wall Street expects NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) to report quarterly earnings at $0.81 per share on revenue of $12.07 billion after the closing bell....

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3 months ago - Benzinga