Earnings Recap: Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF)

On Monday, Shares of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF) gained 0.98% to $20.65. The stock grabbed the investor’s attention and traded 1,240,801 shares as compared to its average daily volume of 1.98M shares. The stock’s institutional ownership stands at 82.40%.

Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (JEF) stated fiscal first-quarter net income of $46.10M, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. 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 $1.050B in the period.

JEF has a market value of $6.10B while its EPS was booked as $2.03 in the last 12 months. The stock has 295.35M shares outstanding. In the profitability analysis, the company has gross profit margin of 63.70%. Beta value of the company was 1.36; beta is used to measure riskiness of the security.

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