Jabil Circuit, Inc. ( JBL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased JBL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th quarter that JBL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of JBL was $24.94, representing a -0.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.14 and a 48.63% increase over the 52 week low of $16.78.
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 $1.11. Zacks Investment Research reports JBL's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 8.33%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.