Jack In The Box Inc. ( JACK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2019. Shareholders who purchased JACK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that JACK has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of JACK was $79.65, representing a -15.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.98 and a 7.36% increase over the 52 week low of $74.19.
JACK is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). JACK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.13. Zacks Investment Research reports JACK's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 12.8%, compared to an industry average of 6%.
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