Why Investors Love These Asset Management's Stocks? - Waddell & Reed Financial, Janus Capital, Lazard, and Fortress Investment

Jun 14, 2016, 08:20 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Given that the Asset Management industry is in a transformation period, some stocks in this space are expected to hit roadblocks along the way. There are, however, consistent performers that deserve investors' attention. This morning, Stock-Callers.com lined up these four equities for investors' assessment: Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. (NYSE: WDR), Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS), Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ), and Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG). Learn more about these stocks and access their free alerts by clicking below:


Let us take a brief technical look at how each of the companies mentioned above have fared over the last few trading sessions.

Overland Park, Kansas-based Waddell & Reed Financial Inc.'s stock finished Monday's session at $18.95, which was a correction of 1.92%. A total volume of 1.45 million shares was traded. The Company's shares are trading 9.79% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Waddell & Reed Financial, which offers investment advice to institutional and other private investors, traded at a PE ratio of 7.33 and have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 33.80. Sign up and get the alert on WDR at:


On Monday, shares in Denver, Colorado-based asset management holding Company, Janus Capital Group Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.66 million shares. The stock ended the session 0.07% lower at $14.49. The Company's shares have advanced 1.33% in the last one month, 4.68% in the previous three months, and 4.46% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 3.16% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Janus Capital Group have an RSI of 42.17. The complimentary alert on JNS can be activated at:


Shares in Hamilton, Bermuda-based Lazard Ltd, which together with its subsidiaries, operates as a financial advisory and asset management firm globally, closed the day 0.82% lower at $32.76 with a total volume of 538,392 shares traded. The stock is trading 7.25% below its 50-day moving average. The Company's shares traded at a PE ratio of 4.37 and have an RSI of 35.21. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and access the latest strategies on LAZ at:


At the close on Monday, shares in New York-based investment manager, Fortress Investment Group LLC, finished at $4.71, which was a correction of 1.88%. The stock recorded a trading volume of 522,014 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 3.88% in the previous three months. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 2.77%. Furthermore, shares of Fortress Investment Group have an RSI of 35.71. The complete trade setup on FIG is available for free at:



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