Earnings Preview: Jefferies Group Reports Q3 Results Tuesday

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Jefferies Group, Inc. (JEF) is due to report earnings before the opening bell on September 20, 2011.

JEF trades an average of 1.8 million shares per day.

Jefferies Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a securities and investment banking company in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. It operates in two segments, Capital Markets and Asset Management. The company was founded in 1962 and is based in New York, New York.

52-Week High: $27.12
52-Week Low: $13.85
Book Value: $15.66
Float Short: 4.30%

On average, analysts are expecting a drop of $-0.16 in earnings per share compared to last quarter's results of $0.39. The estimated mean earnings are $0.23 per share.

From a month ago, the stock has decreased in price -0.27%, with a one-year change of -39.78%.
Comparing to the S&P 500 price changes, the price performances are -5.92% vs. the S&P 500 from a month ago, and year-to-date difference is -41.76% vs. the S&P 500 price change.

The bottom line has rising earnings year-over-year of $275.28 million for 2009 vs. $-540.92 million for 2008.

Gross reported revenue compared to the mean estimate (rounded).

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Revenue Estimates Actual $ Difference Difference %
May-11 $ 726.93 M $ 722.75 M $ -4.18 M -0.58%
Feb-11 $ 646.76 M $ 741.94 M $ 95.18 M 14.72%
Nov-10 $ 577.03 M $ 664.87 M $ 87.84 M 15.22%
Aug-10 $ 571.63 M $ 522.64 M $ -48.99 M -8.57%
May-10 $ 582.08 M $ 667.51 M $ 85.43 M 14.68%
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M = millions, B = billions
Differences are rounded.
Some one-time items are often excluded in reported EPS.

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Reported earnings per share compared to the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.

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