Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/25/19, Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. (Symbol: JEC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.17, payable on 8/23/19. As a percentage of JEC's recent stock price of $84.32, this dividend works out to approximately 0.20%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from JEC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.81% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of JEC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, JEC's low point in its 52 week range is $55.17 per share, with $85.85 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $84.25.
In Tuesday trading, Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.
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