NYSE:JEC - Jacobs Engineering Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$62.50 +1.98 (+3.27 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$60.52
Today's Range$61.52 - $62.84
52-Week Range$55.17 - $82.24
Volume122,764 shs
Average Volume973,971 shs
Market Capitalization$8.49 billion
P/E Ratio13.98
Dividend Yield1.01%
Beta1.35
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. provides technical, professional, and construction services. The company's Aerospace, Technology, Environmental and Nuclear segment offers scientific, engineering, construction, nuclear, environmental, and technical support services to the aerospace, defense, technical, and automotive industries. Its Buildings, Infrastructure and Advanced Facilities segment develops/rehabilitates plans for highways, bridges, transit, tunnels, airports, railroads, intermodal facilities, and maritime or port projects; develops or rehabilitates critical water resource systems, water/wastewater conveyance systems, and flood defense projects; and provides engineering design, construction management, design build, and operations and maintenance. This segment also designs and constructs buildings; offers consulting, engineering, procurement, construction management, and delivery services for life sciences clients; and provides services relating to modular construction and other consulting and strategic planning services, as well as offers services in containment, barrier technology, locally controlled environments, building systems automation, off-the-site design, and fabrication of facility modules. The company's Energy, Chemicals and Resources segment offers services relating to onshore and offshore oil and gas production facilities, processing facilities, gathering systems, and transmission pipelines and terminals; feasibility/economic studies, technology evaluation, conceptual engineering, front end loading, detailed engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance, and commissioning services; and engineering, procurement, and construction solutions. This segment also provides services, such as manufacturing complex, expansions, modifications, and management of plant relocations; construction management and field construction services; and services to operate and maintain facilities. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Heavy construction, except building construction - contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering
SectorConstruction
CUSIP46981410
Phone214-583-8500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.98 billion
Cash Flow$6.0680 per share
Book Value$41.89 per share

Profitability

Net Income$163.43 million

Miscellaneous

Employees74,400
Market Cap$8.49 billion
OptionableOptionable

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's stock symbol?

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

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, January 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.09%. This is a positive change from Jacobs Engineering Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15. View Jacobs Engineering Group's Dividend History.

How were Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings last quarter?

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (NYSE:JEC) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The construction company reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.07. The construction company earned $4.14 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.27 billion. Jacobs Engineering Group had a net margin of 1.19% and a return on equity of 10.40%. The firm's revenue was up 56.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.98 EPS. View Jacobs Engineering Group's Earnings History.

When is Jacobs Engineering Group's next earnings date?

Jacobs Engineering Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Jacobs Engineering Group.

What price target have analysts set for JEC?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Jacobs Engineering Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $73.00 to $91.00. On average, they expect Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price to reach $83.0833 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Jacobs Engineering Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Jacobs Engineering Group?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jacobs Engineering Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Has Jacobs Engineering Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about JEC stock have trended somewhat negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Jacobs Engineering Group earned a media sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the construction company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Jacobs Engineering Group's key competitors?

Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's key executives?

Jacobs Engineering Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Steven J. Demetriou, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 61)
  • Mr. Kevin C. Berryman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Robert V. Pragada, Chief Operating Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Terence D. Hagen, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Joseph G. Mandel, Special Advisor to Chair & CEO (Age 59)

Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's major shareholders?

Jacobs Engineering Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.13%), Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. (0.09%), Coastline Trust Co (0.05%), Endurance Wealth Management Inc. (0.05%), American Trust Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%) and First American Trust FSB (0.03%). Company insiders that own Jacobs Engineering Group stock include Christopher MT Thompson, Joseph R Bronson, Michael R Tyler and Robert C Davidson Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

JEC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc., First Midwest Bank Trust Division, BLB&B Advisors LLC, Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc., Oakbrook Investments LLC, Alpha Windward LLC, Coastline Trust Co and Park National Corp OH. Company insiders that have sold Jacobs Engineering Group company stock in the last year include Michael R Tyler and Robert C Davidson Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

JEC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Trust Investment Advisors LLC, Endurance Wealth Management Inc., Contravisory Investment Management Inc., QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Cerebellum GP LLC, Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc. and First American Trust FSB. View Insider Buying and Selling for Jacobs Engineering Group.

How do I buy shares of Jacobs Engineering Group?

Shares of JEC 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price today?

One share of JEC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.51.

How big of a company is Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group has a market capitalization of $8.49 billion and generates $14.98 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $163.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.47 on an earnings per share basis. Jacobs Engineering Group employs 74,400 workers across the globe.

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's official website?

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

How can I contact Jacobs Engineering Group?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE JEC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  402 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  422 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  824
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Jacobs Engineering Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JEC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JEC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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