Jacobs Engineering G Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  137.81
 Dividend  0.92
 Earnings  4.37
 Cash-flow  5.58
 Book value  45.94
 Equity  45.05

Jacobs Engineering G is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Jacobs Engineering G is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Jacobs Engineering G paid a total dividend of 120 million USD last year, for a market value of 17,915 millions (Market Cap 17,769 millions). Dividend per share of Jacobs Engineering G is 0.92 USD, and his stock market price 137.81 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Jacobs Engineering G has a dividend yield of 0.67%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Jacobs Engineering G dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Jacobs Engineering G

Jacobs Engineering G Dividend Payout

About the ability of Jacobs Engineering G to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.92 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.67%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Jacobs Engineering G payout on ernings is currently 21.05%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Jacobs Engineering Gcan maintain his current dividend.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Jacobs Engineering G is USD 5.58 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.92, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Jacobs Engineering G, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Jacobs Engineering G payout

Jacobs Engineering G Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present0.67%0.9221.05%130
20210.60%0.8419.18%130
20200.70%0.7616.96%130
20190.76%0.689.69%137
20181.03%0.6016.95%142
20170.91%0.6021.28%120
20160.00%0.000.00%123
20150.00%0.000.00%124

*In millions

Jacobs Engineering G Stock performance

Finally, last moth Jacobs Engineering G showed a return of 12.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 6.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Construction and Materials firms.

Jacobs Engineering G stock and market return