Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2018

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Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. ( JEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased JEC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that JEC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $62.69, the dividend yield is .96%.

The previous trading day's last sale of JEC was $62.69, representing a -13.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.18 and a 27.13% increase over the 52 week low of $49.31.

JEC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Rockwell Collins, Inc. ( COL ). JEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.88. Zacks Investment Research reports JEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 31.35%, compared to an industry average of 32.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the JEC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to JEC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JEC as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Build & Construction ( PKB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PKB with an decrease of -11.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of JEC at 5.21%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: JEC , LMT , COL , PKB

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