Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is a technical professional services company. The Company provides a range of technical, professional and construction services to industrial, commercial and governmental clients. The Company's services include Project Services; Process, Scientific, and Systems Consulting Services; Construction Services, and Operations and Maintenance Services. It operates four lines of business (LOBs): Petroleum and Chemicals; Buildings and Infrastructure; Aerospace and Technology, and Industrial. It caters its services to various sectors, such as oil and gas exploration, production and refining; chemicals and polymers; programs for various national governments, including aerospace, defense, and environmental programs; buildings; infrastructure and telecommunications; mining and minerals; pharmaceuticals and biotechnology; power; pulp and paper; technology and manufacturing, and food and consumer products.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Construction
- Industry: Technical Services
- Sub-Industry: Construction & Engineering
- Symbol: NYSE:JEC
- CUSIP: 46981410
- Web: www.jacobs.com
- Market Cap: $6.34 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 120,424,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $53.89
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $56.77
- 52 Week Range: $47.14 - $63.42
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.62
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.22
- P/E Growth: 2.07
- Annual Revenue: $10.19 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.62
- Book Value: $34.16 per share
- Price / Book: 1.54
- EBIDTA: $630.5 million
- Net Margins: 2.10%
- Return on Equity: 8.33%
- Return on Assets: 4.89%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
- Current Ratio: 1.67%
- Quick Ratio: 1.67%
- Average Volume: 857,394 shs.
- Beta: 1.66
- Short Ratio: 2.94
Frequently Asked Questions for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
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, May 4th. Investors of record on Friday, May 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, June 16th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 17th. View Jacobs Engineering Group's Dividend History.
How were Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings last quarter?
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (NYSE:JEC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $2.30 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.63 billion. Jacobs Engineering Group had a return on equity of 8.33% and a net margin of 2.10%. Jacobs Engineering Group's quarterly revenue was down 17.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.75 earnings per share. View Jacobs Engineering Group's Earnings History.
What guidance has Jacobs Engineering Group issued on next quarter's earnings?
Jacobs Engineering Group issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.00-3.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.11.
Where is Jacobs Engineering Group's stock going? Where will Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price be in 2017?
9 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Jacobs Engineering Group's shares. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $69.00. On average, they expect Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price to reach $61.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Jacobs Engineering Group.
What are analysts saying about Jacobs Engineering Group stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Jacobs Engineering Group stock:
- 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Over the last one year, Jacobs’ shares outperformed the Zacks categorized Engineering/R&D Services industry. Rise in infrastructure and construction spending in the U.S., and recovering economic conditions of China are expected to boost demand for Jacobs’ non-imitable engineering and construction management services in the quarters ahead. The company’s operational efficacy and commercial growth opportunities have been steadily improving, since it has restructured its business into four different segments. Also, fresh contract wins are likely to underpin Jacobs’ top- and bottom-line performance in the near term. In addition, the company intends to reward its shareholders with lucrative dividend and share buyback offers." (4/11/2017)
- 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "JEC reported F1Q17 EPS of $0.68, ahead of our $0.55 estimate and consensus of $0.63. Mgmt. maintained its F2017 EPS guide of $3.00-3.30, with additional bookings (higher margin) required to hit the upper end. While revenues remained down YoY and backlogs stepped back QoQ, JEC's mix continues to improve as it transitions toward profitable growth. Maintain Hold." (2/9/2017)
Who are some of Jacobs Engineering Group's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Jacobs Engineering Group include D.R. Horton (DHI), Lennar (LEN), Masco Corp (MAS), United Rentals (URI), Rollins (ROL), The Valspar Corp (VAL), Lennar (LEN.B), NVR (NVR), Lennox International (LII), Acuity Brands (AYI), PulteGroup (PHM), RPM International (RPM), Owens Corning (OC), James Hardie Industries plc (JHX), Fluor Co. (NEW) (FLR), Toll Brothers (TOL), Watsco (WSO.B) and Servicemaster Global Holdings (SERV).
Who owns Jacobs Engineering Group stock?
Jacobs Engineering Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.73%), Primecap Management Co. CA (6.82%), BlackRock Inc. (6.52%), State Street Corp (4.45%), FMR LLC (3.77%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.60%). Company insiders that own Jacobs Engineering Group stock include Dawne S Hickton, Joseph R Bronson, Noel G Watson, Philip J Stassi, Robert C Davidson Jr and Terence D Hagen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Jacobs Engineering Group.
Who sold Jacobs Engineering Group stock? Who is selling Jacobs Engineering Group stock?
Jacobs Engineering Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Bank of Montreal Can, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc. and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership. Company insiders that have sold Jacobs Engineering Group stock in the last year include Joseph R Bronson, Noel G Watson and Terence D Hagen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Jacobs Engineering Group.
Who bought Jacobs Engineering Group stock? Who is buying Jacobs Engineering Group stock?
Jacobs Engineering Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Primecap Management Co. CA, Vanguard Group Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Jacobs Engineering Group.
How do I buy Jacobs Engineering Group stock?
Shares of Jacobs Engineering Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Jacobs Engineering Group stock cost?
One share of Jacobs Engineering Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.66.
Earnings History for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)Earnings History by Quarter for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|5/9/2017||Q2 2017||$0.71||$0.78||$2.63 billion||$2.30 billion||View||Listen|
|2/8/2017||Q117||$0.63||$0.68||$2.80 billion||$2.60 billion||View||Listen|
|11/22/2016||Q416||$0.77||$0.77||$2.78 billion||$2.64 billion||View||N/A|
|8/9/2016||Q316||$0.75||$0.78||$2.79 billion||$2.70 billion||View||N/A|
|5/5/2016||Q216||$0.68||$0.75||$2.79 billion||$2.78 billion||View||N/A|
|2/3/2016||Q116||$0.69||$0.78||$3.00 billion||$2.85 billion||View||N/A|
|11/23/2015||Q415||$0.77||$0.80||$3.00 billion||$3.12 billion||View||Listen|
|7/28/2015||Q315||$0.74||$0.97||$3.01 billion||$2.90 billion||View||Listen|
|4/28/2015||Q215||$0.79||$0.72||$3.19 billion||$2.90 billion||View||N/A|
|1/28/2015||Q115||$0.78||$0.77||$3.18 billion||$3.19 billion||View||N/A|
|11/17/2014||Q414||$0.85||$0.88||$3.33 billion||$3.22 billion||View||N/A|
|7/28/2014||Q314||$0.80||$0.84||$3.41 billion||$3.23 billion||View||N/A|
|4/28/2014||Q214||$0.89||$0.82||$3.33 billion||$3.18 billion||View||N/A|
|7/29/2013||Q3 2013||$0.85||$0.83||$2.98 billion||$3.08 billion||View||Listen|
|4/29/2013||Q2 2013||$0.83||$0.80||$2.93 billion||$2.84 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Current Dividend Information for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||32.43% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
19.17% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
17.34% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.49%Insider Trades by Quarter for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.02%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|12/6/2016||Joseph R Bronson||Director||Sell||14,500||$60.23||$873,335.00|| |
|10/4/2016||Noel G Watson||Director||Sell||66,668||$51.71||$3,447,402.28|| |
|8/29/2016||Terence D Hagen||Insider||Sell||18,639||$54.73||$1,020,112.47|| |
|7/5/2016||Noel G Watson||Director||Sell||66,666||$49.28||$3,285,300.48|| |
|6/13/2016||Joseph R Bronson||Director||Sell||2,500||$51.36||$128,400.00|| |
|5/20/2016||Noel G Watson||Director||Sell||33,333||$49.27||$1,642,316.91|| |
|5/13/2016||Robert C Davidson Jr||Director||Sell||2,500||$49.53||$123,825.00|| |
|5/10/2016||Noel G Watson||Director||Sell||33,333||$49.62||$1,653,983.46|| |
|2/12/2016||Dawne S Hickton||Director||Buy||2,800||$36.02||$100,856.00|| |
|8/17/2015||Philip J Stassi||EVP||Sell||10,000||$44.04||$440,400.00|| |
|6/22/2015||Philip J Stassi||EVP||Sell||10,000||$44.00||$440,000.00|| |
|3/5/2015||Philip J Stassi||EVP||Sell||5,000||$43.98||$219,900.00|| |
|2/18/2015||Robert C Davidson Jr||Director||Sell||5,000||$43.74||$218,700.00|| |
|2/6/2015||George A Kunberger Jr||EVP||Sell||5,000||$40.96||$204,800.00|| |
|3/17/2014||Thomas Hammond||EVP||Sell||1,800||$64.41||$115,938.00|| |
|3/4/2014||George Kunberger, Jr.||EVP||Sell||40,000||$61.50||$2,460,000.00|| |
|3/3/2014||Nazim Thawerbhoy||SVP||Sell||10,000||$60.36||$603,600.00|| |
|2/24/2014||Linda Fayne Levinson||Director||Sell||5,000||$60.75||$303,750.00|| |
|2/19/2014||Nazim Thawerbhoy||SVP||Sell||7,294||$61.53||$448,799.82|| |
|2/14/2014||Edward Fritzky||Director||Sell||8,000||$60.34||$482,720.00|| |
|2/12/2014||Christopher M.T. Thompson||Director||Buy||10,000||$60.71||$607,100.00|| |
|12/3/2013||George Kunberger, Jr.||EVP||Sell||2,000||$58.57||$117,140.00|| |
|9/25/2013||Robert Davidson, Jr.||Director||Sell||4,000||$58.36||$233,440.00|| |
|9/19/2013||Nazim Thawerbhoy||SVP||Sell||6,000||$59.72||$358,320.00|| |
|9/17/2013||Joseph Bronson||Director||Sell||5,000||$58.75||$293,750.00|| |
|9/12/2013||Robert Davidson, Jr.||Director||Sell||1,000||$58.05||$58,050.00|| |
|2/15/2013||Linda Fayne Levinson||Director||Sell||4,000||$49.05||$196,200.00|| |
Headline Trends for Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC)
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