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Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) Analysts See $1.21 EPS

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2018. Its down 0.16, from 1.04 in 2018Q1. It fall, as 37 investors sold Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. shares while 171 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 126 raised stakes. 112.11 million shares or 1.25% more from 110.72 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Colony Gp Ltd has 0.61% invested in Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC). United Fincl Advisers Llc has 0.1% invested in Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC). Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 192,988 shares. Quantbot Tech L P holds 8,090 shares. Alabama-based Andra Ap has invested 0.1% in Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC). Raymond James Associate stated it has 35,879 shares. Natixis holds 0.02% or 47,150 shares. Gyroscope Group has invested 0.12% in Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC). Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Ltd Company owns 311 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Geode Management Ltd Com owns 1.56 million shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. The Illinois-based First Trust Advsrs Ltd Partnership has invested 0.03% in Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC). 7,144 were reported by Rand Wealth Ltd Liability. 4,785 are owned by Advisor Prtn Limited Liability. Moreover, Tradewinds Ltd Liability Co has 0.01% invested in Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) for 318 shares. Utd Asset Strategies reported 35,914 shares.

Since May 22, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 insider sale for $210,231 activity. Thompson Christopher M.T. had bought 4,000 shares worth $256,393 on Tuesday, May 22.

Analysts expect Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) to report $1.21 EPS on November, 20 before the open.They anticipate $0.23 EPS change or 23.47 % from last quarter’s $0.98 EPS. JEC’s profit would be $171.70M giving it 15.96 P/E if the $1.21 EPS is correct. After having $1.35 EPS previously, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.’s analysts see -10.37 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 2.74% or $2.18 during the last trading session, reaching $77.25. About 1.38 million shares traded or 24.34% up from the average. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has risen 34.15% since November 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.53% the S&P500.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Jacobs Engineering Group had 8 analyst reports since May 11, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, July 23 report. Bank of America maintained the shares of JEC in report on Tuesday, August 7 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, August 7. On Tuesday, August 7 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform”. The stock of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) earned “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, August 7. The stock of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Friday, May 11. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Tuesday, August 7. On Tuesday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Outperform”.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. provides technical, professional, and construction services. The company has market cap of $10.96 billion. It offers project services that include engineering, architectural, interiors, design, planning, and related services, as well as planning, scheduling, procurement, estimating, cost engineering, project accounting and delivery, safety, and other support services. It has a 34.92 P/E ratio. The firm also provides process, scientific, and systems consulting services, including performing pricing studies, market analyses, and financial projections in determining the feasibility of a project; performing gasoline reformulation modeling; analyzing and evaluating layout and mechanical creates for complex processing plants; analyzing automation and control systems; analyzing, designing, and executing bio containment strategies; developing and performing process protocols; and performing geological and metallurgical studies.

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