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NASDAQ:JACKJack in the Box Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.27 (-1.70 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $73.63
50-Day Range
MA: $69.65
52-Week Range
Now: $73.63
Volume433,915 shs
Average Volume584,843 shs
Market Capitalization$1.67 billion
P/E Ratio33.62
Dividend Yield2.17%
Jack in the Box Inc. operates and franchises Jack in the Box quick-service restaurants. As of March 19, 2019, it operated and franchised approximately 2,200 Jack in the Box restaurants in 21 states and Guam. The company was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.43 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:JACK



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$950.11 million
Cash Flow$6.74 per share
Book Value($28.56) per share


Net Income$94.44 million


Market Cap$1.67 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)

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Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Jack in the Box's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Jack in the Box's stock was trading at $47.11 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, JACK shares have increased by 56.3% and is now trading at $73.63. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Jack in the Box?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jack in the Box in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Jack in the Box.

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 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Jack in the Box.

How were Jack in the Box's earnings last quarter?

Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ:JACK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 13th. The restaurant operator reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.16. The restaurant operator had revenue of $216.16 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $212.07 million. Jack in the Box had a negative return on equity of 12.11% and a net margin of 5.64%. View Jack in the Box's earnings history.

How often does Jack in the Box pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Jack in the Box?

Jack in the Box declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 18th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, March 17th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.17%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 2nd. View Jack in the Box's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for JACK?

16 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Jack in the Box's stock. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Jack in the Box's share price to reach $76.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Jack in the Box.

Has Jack in the Box been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about JACK stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Jack in the Box earned a media sentiment score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Jack in the Box.

Are investors shorting Jack in the Box?

Jack in the Box saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,310,000 shares, a decline of 10.8% from the May 31st total of 3,710,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,170,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days. Approximately 15.0% of the company's stock are short sold. View Jack in the Box's Current Options Chain.

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 Netflix (NFLX), Verizon Communications (VZ), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Tesla (TSLA), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC) and Paypal (PYPL).

Who are Jack in the Box's key executives?

Jack in the Box's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Leonard A. Comma, Interim Chairman & CEO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Lance F. Tucker, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Phillip H. Rudolph, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Risk Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 61)
  • Dr. Mark H. Blankenship, Exec. VP and Chief of Staff & Strategy (Age 58)
  • Mr. Paul D. Melancon, Sr. VP of Fin., Controller & Treasurer (Age 63)

What is Jack in the Box's stock symbol?

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

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Jack in the Box's stock price today?

One share of JACK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.63.

How big of a company is Jack in the Box?

Jack in the Box has a market capitalization of $1.67 billion and generates $950.11 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $94.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.35 on an earnings per share basis. Jack in the Box employs 5,200 workers across the globe.

What is Jack in the Box's official website?

The official website for Jack in the Box is www.jackinthebox.com.

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 7/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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