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Jacobs Engineering Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.98 (+0.68%)
(As of 12/8/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
352,041 shs
Average Volume
590,882 shs
Market Capitalization
$18.63 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Jacobs Engineering Group

Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. engages in the provision of a diverse range of technical, professional, and construction services to industrial, commercial, and governmental clients. The firm operates through Critical Mission Solutions, and People and Places Solutions segments. The company was founded by Joseph J. Jacobs in 1947 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.


Jacobs Forecasts Multiyear Earnings Growth
November 23, 2021 |  marketwatch.com
Here's what to expect from Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings report
November 22, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:J) Coverage Initiated at Raymond James
November 18, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Heavy construction, except building construction - contractors
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$14.09 billion
Cash Flow
$8.40 per share
Book Value
$46.33 per share


Net Income
$477.03 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$18.63 billion

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.50 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

23rd out of 136 stocks

Heavy Construction, Except Building Construction - Contractors Industry

1st out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:J) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Jacobs Engineering Group a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jacobs Engineering Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Jacobs Engineering Group stock.
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How has Jacobs Engineering Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Jacobs Engineering Group's stock was trading at $88.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, J stock has increased by 64.2% and is now trading at $144.49.
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Are investors shorting Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group saw a decline in short interest in October. As of October 29th, there was short interest totaling 1,130,000 shares, a decline of 20.4% from the October 14th total of 1,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 512,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Jacobs Engineering Group's next earnings date?

Jacobs Engineering Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 8th 2022.
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How were Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings last quarter?

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:J) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 23rd. The company reported $1.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $3.59 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.80 billion. Jacobs Engineering Group had a net margin of 3.38% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.57%. The company's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.63 EPS.
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How often does Jacobs Engineering Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, October 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, October 29th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 14th.
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Is Jacobs Engineering Group a good dividend stock?

Jacobs Engineering Group pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.59%. Jacobs Engineering Group has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Jacobs Engineering Group is 26.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Jacobs Engineering Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.23% next year. This indicates that Jacobs Engineering Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Jacobs Engineering Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Jacobs Engineering Group issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, December, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.850-$7.450 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.060. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for J?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Jacobs Engineering Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $125.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect Jacobs Engineering Group's share price to reach $158.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's key executives?

Jacobs Engineering Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Steven J. Demetriou, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Kevin Christopher Berryman, Co-President & Chief Financial Officer
  • Robert Venkat Pragada, Co-President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Madhuri A. Andrews, Chief Digital & Information Officer, Senior VP
  • Michael R. Tyler, Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer & Senior VP

What other stocks do shareholders of Jacobs Engineering Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Jacobs Engineering Group investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), AT&T (T), salesforce.com (CRM), NVIDIA (NVDA), PayPal (PYPL), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS) and Home Depot (HD).

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's stock symbol?

Jacobs Engineering Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "J."

Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's major shareholders?

Jacobs Engineering Group's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.20%), Primecap Management Co. CA (5.29%), Capital World Investors (5.14%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.80%), Ninety One UK Ltd (1.60%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.50%). Company insiders that own Jacobs Engineering Group stock include Christopher MT Thompson, Dawne S Hickton, Joseph R Bronson, Kevin C Berryman, Linda Fayne Levinson, Michael R Tyler, Robert C Davidson Jr, Robert V Pragada and Steven J Demetriou.
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Which major investors are selling Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

J stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, AXA S.A., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Natixis, Primecap Management Co. CA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Barclays PLC, and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Jacobs Engineering Group company stock in the last year include Kevin C Berryman, Michael R Tyler, Robert V Pragada, and Steven J Demetriou.
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Which major investors are buying Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

J stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ninety One UK Ltd, Capital World Investors, American Century Companies Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, CSM Advisors LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.
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How do I buy shares of Jacobs Engineering Group?

Shares of J 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 Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price today?

One share of J stock can currently be purchased for approximately $144.49.

How much money does Jacobs Engineering Group make?

Jacobs Engineering Group has a market capitalization of $18.63 billion and generates $14.09 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $477.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.20 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Jacobs Engineering Group have?

Jacobs Engineering Group employs 55,000 workers across the globe.

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's official website?

The official website for Jacobs Engineering Group is www.jacobs.com.

Where are Jacobs Engineering Group's headquarters?

Jacobs Engineering Group is headquartered at 1999 Bryan Street Suite 1200, Dallas TX, 75201.

How can I contact Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group's mailing address is 1999 Bryan Street Suite 1200, Dallas TX, 75201. The company can be reached via phone at (214) 583-8500 or via fax at 214-638-0447.

This page was last updated on 12/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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