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

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$58.70 -1.19 (-1.99 %)
(As of 12/17/2018 03:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$58.70
Today's Range$58.45 - $59.43
52-Week Range$55.21 - $82.24
Volume983,747 shs
Average Volume1.91 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.36 billion
P/E Ratio13.13
Dividend Yield1.02%
Beta1.4
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. provides technical, professional, and construction services. It offers project services that include engineering, architectural, interiors, design, planning, and related services, as well as planning, scheduling, procurement, estimating, cost engineering, project accounting and delivery, safety, and other support services. The company also provides process, scientific, and systems consulting services, including performing pricing studies, market analyses, and financial projections in determining the feasibility of a project; performing gasoline reformulation modeling; analyzing and evaluating layout and mechanical designs for complex processing plants; analyzing automation and control systems; analyzing, designing, and executing bio containment strategies; developing and performing process protocols; and performing geological and metallurgical studies. In addition, it offers traditional field construction, modular construction consulting, and environmental remedial construction services. Further, the company provides operations and maintenance services that include managing subcontractors and other on-site personnel; and offering process plant maintenance, management and technical support, and program management services, as well as offers systems information technology, and data security solutions. It serves various industries and markets, such as oil and gas exploration, production, and refining; chemicals and polymers; 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, and others. The company provides its services through approximately 200 offices located in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa, and Asia. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Heavy construction, except building construction - contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering
SectorConstruction
Current SymbolNYSE:JEC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP46981410
Phone214-583-8500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio1.45
Quick Ratio1.45

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.13
Forward P/E Ratio11.40
P/E Growth1.18

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.98 billion
Price / Sales0.56
Cash Flow$5.7947 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.13
Book Value$41.89 per share
Price / Book1.40

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.47
Net Income$163.43 million
Net Margins1.19%
Return on Equity10.40%
Return on Assets4.94%

Miscellaneous

Employees74,400
Outstanding Shares142,340,000
Market Cap$8.36 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 Tuesday, September 11th. Investors of record on Friday, September 28th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, October 26th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 27th. View Jacobs Engineering Group's Dividend History.

How were Jacobs Engineering Group's earnings last quarter?

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (NYSE:JEC) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The construction company reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.24 by $0.07. The construction company had revenue of $4.14 billion for 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 company's revenue was up 56.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.98 earnings per share. 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 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Jacobs Engineering Group's stock. Their predictions range from $73.00 to $91.00. On average, they anticipate Jacobs Engineering Group's stock price to reach $83.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.5% 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?

Media coverage about JEC stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of 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 negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Jacobs Engineering Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 60)
  • Mr. Kevin C. Berryman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Robert V. Pragada, Chief Operating Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Terence D. Hagen, Chief Operating Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. William Benton Allen Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)

Who are Jacobs Engineering Group's major shareholders?

Jacobs Engineering Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc (9.73%), BlackRock Inc. (5.91%), Primecap Management Co. CA (5.86%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.06%), FMR LLC (3.04%) and CI Global Investments Inc. (2.53%). Company insiders that own Jacobs Engineering Group stock include Christopher MT Thompson, Joseph R Bronson and Robert C Davidson Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Which major investors are selling Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

JEC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Marshall Wace LLP, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, FIL Ltd, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and Burgundy Asset Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Jacobs Engineering Group.

Which major investors are buying Jacobs Engineering Group stock?

JEC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Morgan Stanley, CI Global Investments Inc., Columbus Circle Investors, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Scopus Asset Management L.P., American Century Companies Inc. and FMR LLC. 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 $58.70.

How big of a company is Jacobs Engineering Group?

Jacobs Engineering Group has a market capitalization of $8.36 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:  399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  420 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  819
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 12/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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