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NYSE:JECJacobs Engineering Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

$84.02
-0.27 (-0.32 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$82.51
Now: $84.02
$84.42
50-Day Range
$71.60
MA: $79.39
$84.22
52-Week Range
$55.17
Now: $84.02
$98.08
Volume1.30 million shs
Average Volume1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.20 billion
P/E Ratio16.64
Dividend Yield0.80%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.12 out of 5 stars


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$12.74 billion
Cash Flow$6.37 per share
Book Value$42.57 per share

Profitability

Net Income$847.98 million

Miscellaneous

Employees48,000
Market Cap$11.20 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Jacobs Engineering Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Jacobs Engineering Group's stock was trading at $92.28 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, JEC stock has decreased by 9.0% and is now trading at $84.02. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Jacobs Engineering Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jacobs Engineering Group in the last year. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Jacobs Engineering Group.

When is Jacobs Engineering Group's next earnings date?

Jacobs Engineering Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Jacobs Engineering Group.

How were Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings last quarter?

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (NYSE:JEC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 25th. The construction company reported $1.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.16. The construction company earned $3.39 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.29 billion. Jacobs Engineering Group had a return on equity of 11.42% and a net margin of 6.66%. Jacobs Engineering Group's revenue was up 13.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.31 EPS. View Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings history.

How often does Jacobs Engineering Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, November 1st. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 3rd. View Jacobs Engineering Group's dividend history.

How will Jacobs Engineering Group's stock buyback program work?

Jacobs Engineering Group announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Thursday, January 17th 2019, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 11.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for JEC?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Jacobs Engineering Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $97.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Jacobs Engineering Group's share price to reach $104.17 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Has Jacobs Engineering Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about JEC stock have trended very negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Jacobs Engineering Group earned a media sentiment score of -3.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutJacobs Engineering Group.

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

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 Fluor Co. (NEW) (FLR), KBR (KBR), John Wood Group (WG), Foster Wheeler (FWLT), Air Products & Chemicals (APD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Costain Group (COST) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's key executives?

Jacobs Engineering Group's management team includes the following 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)

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's major shareholders?

Jacobs Engineering Group's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (6.85%), BlackRock Inc. (6.44%), Primecap Management Co. CA (5.75%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.50%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.28%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.64%). Company insiders that own Jacobs Engineering Group stock include Joseph R Bronson, Michael R Tyler, Robert C Davidson Jr and Terence D Hagen. 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 Two Sigma Advisers LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Scopus Asset Management L.P., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, State Street Corp, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, BlackRock Inc., and Janus Henderson Group PLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

JEC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Park West Asset Management LLC, Samlyn Capital LLC, Banco Santander S.A., MIK Capital LP, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price today?

One share of JEC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.02.

How big of a company is Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group has a market capitalization of $11.20 billion and generates $12.74 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $847.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.05 on an earnings per share basis. Jacobs Engineering Group employs 48,000 workers across the globe.

What is Jacobs Engineering Group's official website?

The official website for Jacobs Engineering Group is 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.

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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