Jabil Circuit, Inc. ( JBL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased JBL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 18th quarter that JBL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of JBL was $19.27, representing a -25.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $26 and a 14.06% increase over the 52 week low of $16.90.
JBL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Amphenol Corporation ( APH ). JBL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.46. Zacks Investment Research reports JBL's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 24.57%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.
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