Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (J): Price and Financial Metrics

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (J): $137.17

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J POWR Grades

  • J scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 82.42% of US stocks.
  • J's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • J's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 22.36% of US stocks).

J Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 15,536.61, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 99.77% of US stocks.
  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc's stock had its IPO on January 12, 1990, making it an older stock than 88.35% of US equities in our set.
  • The volatility of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc's share price is greater than that of only 9.07% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Jacobs Engineering Group Inc are CCI, ACH, THFF, ARTNA, and SWCH.
  • Visit J's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.jacobs.com.

J Valuation Summary

  • J's price/sales ratio is 1.2; this is 29.41% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, J's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.8.
  • Over the past 243 months, J's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 16.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for J.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
J 2021-08-26 1.2 2.8 33.8 27.8
J 2021-08-25 1.3 2.9 34.2 28.1
J 2021-08-24 1.2 2.8 34.0 28.0
J 2021-08-23 1.2 2.8 33.6 27.7
J 2021-08-20 1.2 2.8 33.5 27.7
J 2021-08-19 1.2 2.8 33.3 27.5

J Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 485.54%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 26.3%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 68.17%.
J's revenue has moved up $4,068,634,000 over the prior 52 months.

The table below shows J's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 14,091.42 935.303 354.018
2021-09-30 14,092.63 726.276 477.03
2021-06-30 14,025.83 955.946 515.877
2021-03-31 13,709.45 1,142.113 595.012
2020-12-31 13,588.76 1,056.653 491.88
2020-09-30 13,566.98 806.849 491.845

J's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • J has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 65.15% of graded US stocks.
  • J's asset turnover comes in at 1.004 -- ranking 36th of 51 Construction stocks.
  • BZH, AMRC, and IBP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with J.

The table below shows J's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-02 1.004 0.205 0.128
2021-04-02 1.029 0.196 0.144
2021-01-01 1.069 0.189 0.123
2020-10-02 1.079 0.191 0.125
2020-06-26 1.088 0.193 0.160
2020-03-27 1.102 0.194 0.237

J Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of J, see our J price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $156.79 Average Broker Recommendation 1.37 (Strong Buy)

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J Price/Volume Stats

Current price $137.17 52-week high $150.32
Prev. close $137.15 52-week low $114.11
Day low $133.83 Volume 529,971
Day high $137.31 Avg. volume 740,725
50-day MA $138.69 Dividend yield 0.67%
200-day MA $135.52 Market Cap 17.64B

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (J) Company Bio

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSEJ) is an American international technical professional services firm. The company provides engineering, technical, professional and construction services, as well as scientific and specialty consulting for a broad range of clients globally, including companies, organizations, and government agencies. Jacobs has consistently ranked No. 1 on both Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021 Top 500 Design Firms and Trenchless Technology’s 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021 Top 50 Trenchless Engineering Firms. Its worldwide annual revenue reached over $14 billion in the 2021 fiscal year, and earnings rose to over 163 million. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Below are the latest news stories about Jacobs Engineering Group Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate J as an investment opportunity.

Jacobs Awarded Geothermal Power Generation Project in Indonesia

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has been appointed by PT Geo Dipa Energi (Persero) (GDE) as Subsurface Project Management Consultant for the expansion of the Dieng and Patuha geothermal power plants in Java, Indonesia. The development will increase the power generation output of the Dieng and Patuha geothermal fields from 110 megawatts (MW) to 220 MW and help expand renewable power generation in support of Indonesia's transition toward a cleaner energy future.

Yahoo | February 22, 2022

There's A Lot To Like About Jacobs Engineering Group's (NYSE:J) Upcoming US$0.23 Dividend

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. ( NYSE:J ) stock is about to trade ex-dividend in four days. The ex-dividend date is...

Yahoo | February 19, 2022

Jacobs Wins Two United States Air Force Design Awards

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was awarded two United States Air Force Design Awards for benchmark work with the natural and built environment of Air Force facilities and installations.

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

Jacobs and Mace to Manage Regeneration of The Ellinikon, Greece

Mace and Jacobs, acting as a joint venture, have been appointed as overall Program Management Consultant and Project Management Consultant for Buildings by Hellinikon S.A., a subsidiary of LAMDA Development S.A. for the regeneration of the former Athens airport and the neighboring coastal front, Ellinikon. This project constitutes one of the greatest urban regeneration projects in Europe, and the largest urban regeneration investment ever in Greece.

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

Jacobs to Design First Inductive Charging Project on a US Public Road

Jacobs (NYSE:J) is part of a consortium selected by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) to develop and implement an inductive vehicle charging pilot – the first of its kind in the United States. The project team will be led by Electreon, a leading provider of wireless charging solutions for electric vehicles (EVs). NextEnergy, a Detroit-based clean energy accelerator, will head up stakeholder and partner engagement. The pilot will also be supported by partners like Ford Motor Compan

Yahoo | February 15, 2022

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J Price Returns

1-mo -3.54%
3-mo 16.96%
6-mo N/A
1-year -1.13%
3-year 84.69%
5-year 171.49%
YTD -1.29%
2021 28.60%
2020 22.36%
2019 54.99%
2018 -10.58%
2017 16.98%

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