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NASDAQ:JACK

Jack in the Box (JACK) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$71.78
+1.01 (+1.43%)
(As of 02/27/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$70.76
$72.96
50-Day Range
$70.30
$84.25
52-Week Range
$60.43
$99.56
Volume
356,579 shs
Average Volume
314,802 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.40 billion
P/E Ratio
12.62
Dividend Yield
2.45%
Price Target
$86.37

Jack in the Box MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.32 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
20.3% Upside
$86.37 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
5.74% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.20
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.12mentions of Jack in the Box in the last 14 days
Based on 30 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$815,558 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
12.83%
From $6.39 to $7.21 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.79 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

7th out of 204 stocks

Eating Places Industry

3rd out of 40 stocks


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About Jack in the Box Stock (NASDAQ:JACK)

Jack in the Box Inc. operates and franchises Jack in the Box and Del Taco quick-service restaurants in the United States. The company was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

JACK Stock Price History

JACK Stock News Headlines

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Wedbush Lowers Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Price Target to $79.00
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A little-known metal called vanadium is vital to American national security and energy independence. But right now, China and Russia dominate our supply. The U.S. Govt. is so serious about vanadium, it funded and recently completed an "Earth MRI" survey to seek out new sources of this energy metal - in Wyoming.
Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Shares Gap Down on Analyst Downgrade
Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Surprises With Q1 Sales
Jack in the Box Inc. Reports First Quarter 2024 Earnings
Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Downgraded by StockNews.com to Sell
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Jack in the Box (JACK) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/28 Dividend
12/13/2023
Dividend Payable
12/28/2023
Last Earnings
2/21/2024
Today
2/28/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/27 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
3/27/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/15/2024
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Eating places
Sub-Industry
Restaurants
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:JACK
CUSIP
46636710
Employees
9,523
Year Founded
1951

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$86.37
High Stock Price Target
$133.00
Low Stock Price Target
$71.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+20.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.32
Research Coverage
19 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$130.83 million
Pretax Margin
10.26%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.69 billion
Cash Flow
$9.93 per share
Book Value
($35.72) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
19,223,000
Market Cap
$1.40 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.80

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JACK Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Jack in the Box stock right now?

19 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jack in the Box in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" JACK shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in JACK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Jack in the Box's stock price target for 2024?

19 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Jack in the Box's shares. Their JACK share price targets range from $71.00 to $133.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $86.37 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have JACK shares performed in 2024?

Jack in the Box's stock was trading at $81.63 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, JACK stock has decreased by 12.1% and is now trading at $71.78.
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When is Jack in the Box's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 15th 2024.
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How were Jack in the Box's earnings last quarter?

Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ:JACK) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 21st. The restaurant operator reported $1.95 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $1.95. The restaurant operator had revenue of $487.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $480.76 million. Jack in the Box had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.24% and a net margin of 7.03%. Jack in the Box's revenue was down 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $2.01 EPS.

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 Friday, February 16th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th.
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Is Jack in the Box a good dividend stock?

Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) pays an annual dividend of $1.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.49%. The dividend payout ratio is 30.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, JACK will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.41% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Jack in the Box issued on next quarter's earnings?

Jack in the Box updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of 6.250-6.500 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 6.400. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

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

56 employees have rated Jack in the Box Chief Executive Officer Darin Harris on Glassdoor.com. Darin Harris has an approval rating of 70% among the company's employees.

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), Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Broadcom (AVGO), PayPal (PYPL) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Jack in the Box's major shareholders?

Jack in the Box's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.93%), LSV Asset Management (5.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.57%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (2.53%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.82%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.76%). Insiders that own company stock include Chad Gretzema, Darin S Harris, Michael W Murphy, Richard D Cook, Ryan Lee Ostrom, Sarah L Super, Steven Piano, Timothy E Mullany, Timothy T Linderman, Timothy T Linderman and Tony J Darden.
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How do I buy shares of Jack in the Box?

Shares of JACK stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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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.
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This page (NASDAQ:JACK) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff