JACK - Jack in the Box Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
80.64
+1.47 (+1.86%)
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Previous Close79.17
Open78.68
Bid77.57 x 900
Ask85.50 x 900
Day's Range78.68 - 80.78
52 Week Range75.09 - 108.55
Volume500,884
Avg. Volume531,647
Market Cap2.198B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.02
PE Ratio (TTM)17.58
EPS (TTM)4.59
Earnings DateNov 19, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.60 (1.99%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-17
1y Target Est96.21
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  • TheStreet.comyesterday

    It's National Fast Food Day -- Here's Where to Find Deals

    Last month the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a four-year study that revealed that 1 in 3 adults in the U.S. consume fast food on a given day. With men and the young eating more fast food than women and the elderly. Flying in the face of conventional wisdom, people with higher incomes were more likely to consume fast food than those with lower incomes, according to the survey.

  • Jack in the Box: Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ Rating
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Jack in the Box: Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ Rating

    Of the 17 analysts following Jack in the Box (JACK), 47.1% favor a “buy” as of November 14, while 52.9% favor a “hold.” None of the analysts favor a “sell” recommendation. On the same day, analysts set a target price of $96.21, which represents an upside potential of 20.0% from its current stock price of $80.19. Since the announcement of the company’s third-quarter earnings on August 8, Oppenheimer, Wedbush, Morgan Stanley, and Stifel cut their target prices.

  • Analysts Expect Jack in the Box’s Earnings to Rise in Q4 2018
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Analysts Expect Jack in the Box’s Earnings to Rise in Q4 2018

    For the fourth quarter, analysts expect Jack in the Box (JACK) to post an EPS of $0.85, which represents 16.0% growth from $0.73 in the fourth quarter of 2017. The EPS growth will likely be driven by the expanded EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) margin, lower effective tax rate, and share repurchases. Due to the enactment of tax reforms, Jack in the Box’s effective tax rate is expected to fall from 37.8% in the fourth quarter of 2017 to 28.3%.

  • Refranchising Could Lower Jack in the Box’s Revenues
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Refranchising Could Lower Jack in the Box’s Revenues

    Analysts expect Jack in the Box (JACK) to post revenues of $176.0 million in the fourth quarter, which represents a fall of 24.2% from $232.13 million in the fourth quarter of 2017. Refranchising company-owned restaurants will likely lower Jack in the Box’s revenues. In the last three quarters, Jack in the Box has refranchised 127 restaurants, which increased the ownership of franchised restaurants to 93.5%.

  • Will Jack in the Box’s Q4 2018 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Will Jack in the Box’s Q4 2018 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Jack in the Box (JACK) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings after the market closes on November 19. In the third quarter, Jack in the Box posted an adjusted EPS of $1.0 on revenues of $188.0 million. The company beat analysts’ EPS expectation of $0.88 and the revenue estimate of $184 million. Jack in the Box’s systemwide SSSG (same-store sales growth) returned to positive territory after posting a negative SSSG for the last five quarters.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Jack In The Box Inc.
    Markit3 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Jack In The Box Inc.

    Jack In The Box Inc NASDAQ/NGS:JACK

  • Why Analysts Favor a ‘Buy’ for McDonald’s
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Why Analysts Favor a ‘Buy’ for McDonald’s

    Can McDonald’s Maintain Its Upward Momentum? Of the 31 analysts that follow McDonald’s (MCD), 74.2% favor a “buy” rating as of November 12, while the remaining 25.8% favor a “hold” rating. None of the analysts favored a “sell” recommendation.

  • Analysts Expect McDonald’s EPS to Rise in Next Four Quarters
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Analysts Expect McDonald’s EPS to Rise in Next Four Quarters

    Can McDonald’s Maintain Its Upward Momentum? For the next four quarters, analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to post adjusted EPS of $8.01, which represents growth of 5.5% from $7.59 in the corresponding four quarters of the previous year. The expansion of net margins and share repurchases are expected to drive the company’s EPS, while the decline in revenue could partially offset some of the growth in EPS.

  • Jack In The Box (JACK) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release
    Zacks6 days ago

    Jack In The Box (JACK) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

    Jack In The Box (JACK) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • Jack in the Box (JACK) Q4 Earnings to Gain From Refranchising
    Zacks6 days ago

    Jack in the Box (JACK) Q4 Earnings to Gain From Refranchising

    While soft demand may hurt Jack in the Box's (JACK) top line in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, refranchising initiatives are likely to boost earnings.

  • Activist Blue Harbour Discloses New Stake in Jack in the Box
    Bloomberg8 days ago

    Activist Blue Harbour Discloses New Stake in Jack in the Box

    Greenwich, Connecticut-based Blue Harbour owns a 6.8 percent stake in the fast-food company and believes it is undervalued, according to a regulatory filing. The investor thinks Jack in the Box made the right decision to sell Qdoba Restaurant Corp. and divest a majority of its remaining company-owned units. Jack in the Box is now in a position to reap the benefits of a more focused corporate entity with improved profitability, Blue Harbour said.

  • InvestorPlace8 days ago

    Investors Should Stop Feasting on McDonald’s Stock

    McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) has seen its stock surge to record highs. MCD stock has rocketed higher since its Oct. 23 earnings announcement. The earnings and revenue beat started an uptrend that has taken McDonald’s stock higher by over 10% within a two-week period.

  • Business Wire10 days ago

    Jack in the Box Inc. to Webcast Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2018 Earnings Conference Call on November 20

    Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) will report fourth quarter fiscal 2018 operating results after market close on Monday, November 19, 2018, and the company will host a conference call to review the results on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, beginning at 8:30 a.m. PT. To access the live call through the Internet, log onto the Jack in the Box Inc. investors page at http://investors.jackinthebox.com at least 15 minutes prior to the call, in order to download and install any necessary audio software. Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK), based in San Diego, is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box® restaurants, one of the nation’s largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam.

  • Simply Wall St.12 days ago

    Is Jack in the Box Inc’s (NASDAQ:JACK) CEO Salary Justified?

    In 2014 Lenny Comma was appointed CEO of Jack in the Box Inc (NASDAQ:JACK). First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. Next, we’ll consider Read More...

  • Factors Setting the Tone for Papa John (PZZA) Earnings in Q3
    Zacks13 days ago

    Factors Setting the Tone for Papa John (PZZA) Earnings in Q3

    Papa John's (PZZA) higher costs, soft comps trend and a challenging sales environment are likely to reflect on third-quarter 2018 earnings.

  • InvestorPlace17 days ago

    It’s Hard to Go Wrong With McDonald’s Stock

    It has been a little over a week since McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) announced strong Q3 2018 earnings. Investors liked the news, sending MCD stock more than 7% higher in the days since. Consider McDonald’s stock’s same-store sales versus other fast-food options.

  • GlobeNewswire17 days ago

    Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Valero Energy, Philip Morris International, Lennar, TOTAL S.A, Washington Prime Group, and Jack In The Box — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence

    NEW YORK, Nov. 01, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ Ratings on Wendy’s ahead of Its Q3 Results
    Market Realist17 days ago

    Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ Ratings on Wendy’s ahead of Its Q3 Results

    Of the 26 analysts that cover Wendy’s (WEN), 61.5% have given it “buys,” and 38.5% have given it “holds.” No analysts have given it “sell” recommendations. On average, analysts have set a price target of $20.10 on the stock, which represents an upside potential of 17.1% from its price of $17.17. Since Wendy’s announcement of its second-quarter earnings results, SunTrust Robinson, Mizuho, Morgan Stanley, UBS, and JPMorgan Chase have raised their price targets on its stock.

  • Why Analysts Expect Wendy’s EPS to Rise in Q3 2018
    Market Realist17 days ago

    Why Analysts Expect Wendy’s EPS to Rise in Q3 2018

    The company’s EPS growth is expected to be driven by revenue growth, an expansion of its net margin, and share repurchases. Analysts expect Wendy’s net margin to improve from 7.2% to 9.0%. Due to the enactment of tax reforms in December 2017, analysts expect Wendy’s effective tax rate to fall from 37.1% in the third quarter of 2017 to 24.0%.

  • What Analysts Expect from Wendy’s Revenue in Q3 2018
    Market Realist17 days ago

    What Analysts Expect from Wendy’s Revenue in Q3 2018

    Analysts expect Wendy’s (WEN) to post revenue of $405.6 million in the third quarter, which represents a rise of 31.7% from $308.0 million in the corresponding quarter of 2017. The company’s revenue growth is expected to be driven by the adoption of a new accounting standard, the addition of new restaurants, and positive SSSG (same-store sales growth). The new accounting standard mandates the reporting of funds raised from franchisees for marketing under revenue and the addition of the same amount to operating costs, which will increase the company’s revenue during the quarter.

  • Will Wendy’s Q3 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?
    Market Realist18 days ago

    Will Wendy’s Q3 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Wendy’s (WEN) is scheduled to post its third-quarter earnings results after the market closes on November 6. As of October 30, the company’s stock price was trading near $17.17, a rise of 0.9% since the announcement of its second-quarter earnings results on August 7. In the second quarter, Wendy’s posted adjusted EPS of $0.14 on revenue of $411 million compared to analysts’ EPS expectation of $0.16 and its revenue estimate of $407.6 million.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Jack In The Box Inc.
    Markit18 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Jack In The Box Inc.

    Jack In The Box Inc NASDAQ/NGS:JACK

  • Jana Partners Trims Holding in Jack in the Box
    GuruFocus.com22 days ago

    Jana Partners Trims Holding in Jack in the Box

    Activist investor signs confidentiality and standstill letter agreement

  • Analysts Raise Price Targets after McDonald’s Q3 2018 Earnings
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Analysts Raise Price Targets after McDonald’s Q3 2018 Earnings

    Since the announcement of McDonald’s (MCD) third-quarter earnings on October 23, RBC, Morgan Stanley, Telsey Advisory Group, Jefferies, and Stifel have all raised their price targets for the stock. RBC increased it from $175 to $190, Jefferies raised it from $190 to $200, Morgan Stanley raised it from $167 to $173, and Stifel increased it from $168 to $174. Analysts’ average price target is $190.85, which represents an upside potential of 7.7% from its current price of $177.15.

  • McDonald’s Beat Analysts’ EPS Expectation in Q3 2018
    Market Realist24 days ago

    McDonald’s Beat Analysts’ EPS Expectation in Q3 2018

    For the third quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted adjusted EPS of $2.10, which was a growth of 19.3% from $1.76 in Q3 2017. Its EPS was negatively impacted by $0.05 due to foreign currency translation. So under constant currency, its adjusted EPS increased 22%.