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Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Company Profile

Updated Dec 2, 2019
Piper Jaffray Companies has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Piper Jaffray Companies
Short Name:Piper Jaffray Companies
Trading Ticker Symbol:PJC
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Minnesota, MN
Primary Industry Sector:Finance
Seconday Sub-sector:Investment Bankers and Brokers
Main Business Areas: Finance, Investment Bankers and Brokers, Financial Services, Asset Management
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Piper Jaffray Companies

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Piper Jaffray Companies as of writing:
Current Share Price:$80.76
Previous Year's Closing Price:$65.84
Percentage Price Change (YTD):22.66%
Market Cap:$1.16 billion
52-week Price Range:$61.35 - $82.52
Dividend Per Share:$1.5
EPS (TTM):6.32
Price-Earnings (Trailing):12.78
Price-Earnings (Forward):10.85

Company Profile and Business Description for Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies, incorporated on April 28, 2003, is an investment bank and asset management company. The Company's segments include Capital Markets and Asset Management. The Capital Markets segment provides investment banking and institutional sales, trading and research services for various equity and fixed income products. The Asset Management segment includes its traditional asset management business and its investments in registered funds and private funds or partnerships that it manages. It provides a range of products and services, including equity and debt capital markets products; public finance services; financial advisory services; equity and fixed income institutional brokerage; equity and fixed income research, and asset management services. The Company serves the needs of corporations, private equity groups, public entities, non-profit entities and institutional investors in the United States and internationally.

Capital Markets

The Company's Capital Markets segment includes the alternative asset management funds and its principal investments. The Company raises capital through equity and debt financings, and provides advisory services, primarily relating to mergers and acquisitions, equity private placements, debt advisory and municipal financial advisory services. The Company operates in various sectors, including healthcare, consumer and retail, business services, technology, financial institutions, agriculture, clean technologies and others. For government and non-profit clients, the Company underwrites debt issuances and provides financial advisory, loan placement and interest rate risk management services.

The Company's public finance investment banking capabilities focus on state and local governments, cultural and social service non-profit entities, and the education, healthcare, hospitality, senior living and transportation sectors. The Company offers both equity and fixed income advisory and trade execution services for institutional investors and government and non-profit entities. The Company also engages in merchant banking activities. The Company has created alternative asset management funds in merchant banking, energy, and senior living in order to invest firm capital, as well as to manage capital from outside investors.

Asset Management

The Company's traditional asset management business offers investment management solutions for institutions, private clients and investment advisors. The Company manages domestic and international equity strategies, as well as master limited partnership (MLP) and energy infrastructure strategies, through open-end and closed-end funds. The Company also provides customized solutions to its clients.

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