NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Janus Capital Group

(NYSE:

JNS

) hit a new 52-week low Wednesday as it is currently trading at $8.51, below its previous 52-week low of $8.55 with 417,958 shares traded as of 10:02 a.m. ET. Average volume has been four million shares over the past 30 days.

Janus Capital Group has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are down 32.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Janus Capital Group, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company with approximately $167.7 billion in assets under management. It also provides retirement planning, investment planning, tax planning, investment for college, and tax planning services to its clients. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.8, above the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 9.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • Practice your JNS trading strategies and win cash in our stock game.

TheStreet Ratings rates Janus Capital Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Janus Capital Group Ratings Report

.

See all

52-week low stocks

or get investment ideas from our

investment research center

.

null