Jack in the Box Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.92 (-2.45 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume518,920 shs
Average Volume368,411 shs
Market Capitalization$2.58 billion
P/E Ratio16.97
Dividend Yield1.48%
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About Jack in the Box

Jack in the Box Inc. operates and franchises Jack in the Box quick-service restaurants. As of September 27, 2020, it operated and franchised 2,241 Jack in the Box quick-service restaurants primarily in the western and southern United States, including one in Guam. The company was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.


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Overall MarketRank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

34th out of 402 stocks

Eating Places Industry

7th out of 67 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Jack in the Box a buy right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jack in the Box in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Jack in the Box stock.
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When is Jack in the Box's next earnings date?

Jack in the Box is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Jack in the Box's earnings last quarter?

Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ:JACK) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 11th. The restaurant operator reported $1.48 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.23. The restaurant operator earned $257.22 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $248.04 million. Jack in the Box had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.33% and a net margin of 14.38%. The company's revenue was up 19.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.50 EPS.
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How has Jack in the Box's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Jack in the Box's stock was trading at $47.11 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, JACK shares have increased by 146.7% and is now trading at $116.24.
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How often does Jack in the Box pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Jack in the Box?

Jack in the Box announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 12th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 26th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, June 11th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 25th. This is an increase from Jack in the Box's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40.
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Is Jack in the Box a good dividend stock?

Jack in the Box pays an annual dividend of $1.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.48%. Jack in the Box does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Jack in the Box is 37.85%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Jack in the Box will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.62% next year. This indicates that Jack in the Box will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for JACK?

16 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Jack in the Box's shares. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $140.00. On average, they expect Jack in the Box's stock price to reach $122.06 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Jack in the Box's key executives?

Jack in the Box's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Darin S. Harris, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $771.79k)
  • Mr. Dean C. Gordon, Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 59, Pay $664k)
  • Ms. Dawn E. Hooper, VP & Controller (Age 50, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. Timothy E. Mullany, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Tony Darden, COO & Sr. VP
  • Mr. Carlson Choi, Chief Information Officer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Carol A. DiRaimo, Interim VP of Investor Relations (Age 60)
  • Ms. Sarah L. Super, Sr. VP and Gen. Legal & Risk Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Ryan Lee Ostrom, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Tim Linderman, Sr. VP of Franchise & Corp. Devel.

What is Darin Harris' approval rating as Jack in the Box's CEO?

56 employees have rated Jack in the Box CEO Darin Harris on Darin Harris has an approval rating of 70% among Jack in the Box's employees.

Who are some of Jack in the Box's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Jack in the Box own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Jack in the Box investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), The Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Broadcom (AVGO), PayPal (PYPL) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Jack in the Box's stock symbol?

Jack in the Box trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "JACK."

Who are Jack in the Box's major shareholders?

Jack in the Box's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.30%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.38%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.63%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (2.62%), Scopus Asset Management L.P. (2.47%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.38%). Company insiders that own Jack in the Box stock include Adrienne Ingoldt, Andrew T Martin, Carol A Diraimo, David Goebel, Dawn E Hooper, Jennifer R Kennedy, John P Gainor Jr, Lance F Tucker, Leonard A Comma, Marcus D Tom, Mark H Blankenship, Melissa L Corrigan, Michael W Murphy, Paul D Melancon, Phillip H Rudolph, Sarah L Super and Vanessa C Fox.
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Which major investors are selling Jack in the Box stock?

JACK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Man Group plc, Franklin Street Capital Partners LLC, and Landscape Capital Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have sold Jack in the Box company stock in the last year include Andrew T Martin, David Goebel, Dawn E Hooper, Lance F Tucker, Marcus D Tom, Michael W Murphy, and Sarah L Super.
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Which major investors are buying Jack in the Box stock?

JACK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scopus Asset Management L.P., Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Hillcrest Asset Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., and Greenlight Capital Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Jack in the Box?

Shares of JACK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Jack in the Box's stock price today?

One share of JACK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $116.24.

How much money does Jack in the Box make?

Jack in the Box has a market capitalization of $2.58 billion and generates $1.02 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $89.76 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.65 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Jack in the Box have?

Jack in the Box employs 5,200 workers across the globe.

Does Jack in the Box have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Jack in the Box: Different Rules LLC, JIB Stored Value Cards LLC, Jack in the Box Franchisee Finance LLC, Jack in the Box Franchisee Relief Financing LLC, Jack in the Box Funding LLC, Jack in the Box Properties LLC, Jack in the Box SPV Guarantor LLC, and Qdoba Restaurant.

When was Jack in the Box founded?

Jack in the Box was founded in 1951.

What is Jack in the Box's official website?

The official website for Jack in the Box is

Where are Jack in the Box's headquarters?

Jack in the Box is headquartered at 9330 BALBOA AVENUE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92123.

How can I contact Jack in the Box?

Jack in the Box's mailing address is 9330 BALBOA AVENUE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92123. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 858-571-2121 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by Staff
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