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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 1.89
JEC's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. JEC: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
JEC' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 1.76 Max: 56.69
Current: 1.89
0.24
56.69
Equity-to-Asset 0.57
JEC's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
77% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. JEC: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
JEC' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.61
Current: 0.57
0.32
0.61
Interest Coverage 24.14
JEC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
50% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 23.33 vs. JEC: 24.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
JEC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.19  Med: 51.42 Max: 212.82
Current: 24.14
22.19
212.82
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 3.87
Beneish M-Score: -3.04
WACC vs ROIC
13.45%
6.35%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 3.45
JEC's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
60% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. JEC: 3.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
JEC' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.09  Med: 5.11 Max: 5.71
Current: 3.45
3.09
5.71
Net Margin % 2.10
JEC's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
60% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. JEC: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
JEC' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.92  Med: 3.29 Max: 3.74
Current: 2.1
1.92
3.74
ROE % 5.23
JEC's ROE % is ranked lower than
57% of the 894 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.79 vs. JEC: 5.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
JEC' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.92  Med: 10.7 Max: 20.58
Current: 5.23
4.92
20.58
ROA % 3.02
JEC's ROA % is ranked higher than
54% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. JEC: 3.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
JEC' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.78  Med: 5.91 Max: 10.97
Current: 3.02
2.78
10.97
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 36.42
JEC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
74% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 16.22 vs. JEC: 36.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
JEC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.12  Med: 55.94 Max: 94.06
Current: 36.42
33.12
94.06
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -15.60
JEC's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
84% of the 689 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. JEC: -15.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
JEC' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.6  Med: 11.7 Max: 38.3
Current: -15.6
-15.6
38.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -18.80
JEC's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
78% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. JEC: -18.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
JEC' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.8  Med: 7.9 Max: 44.5
Current: -18.8
-18.8
44.5
GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with Jacobs Engineering Group Inc $JEC.
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-08 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

JEC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Rolfe 5,000 sh (New)
David Dreman 7,948 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 8,168,805 sh (+4.30%)
Chuck Royce 218,900 sh (+2.34%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 362,725 sh (-4.20%)
Ruane Cunniff 5,713,337 sh (-4.32%)
Joel Greenblatt 70,772 sh (-88.78%)
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Q2 2016

JEC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ray Dalio 17,600 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 274,200 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 354,040 sh (+400.25%)
David Dreman 8,163 sh (+2.71%)
Chuck Royce 218,900 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg Sold Out
David Rolfe Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 7,996,355 sh (-2.11%)
Ruane Cunniff 5,174,881 sh (-9.42%)
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Q3 2016

JEC Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Joel Greenblatt 438,526 sh (+23.86%)
Ruane Cunniff 5,177,628 sh (+0.05%)
Chuck Royce 218,900 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 8,163 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 7,695,272 sh (-3.77%)
» More
Q4 2016

JEC Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 20,151 sh (New)
Jim Simons 371,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 482,750 sh (+10.08%)
Chuck Royce 218,900 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 7,659,247 sh (-0.47%)
Ruane Cunniff 4,935,528 sh (-4.68%)
David Dreman 466 sh (-94.29%)
» More
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Business Description

Industry: Engineering & Construction » Engineering & Construction    NAICS: 541330    SIC: 1629
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Traded in other countries:JEG.Germany,
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc through its subsidiaries provides technical, professional & construction services including engineering, design & architectural, construction management, operations & maintenance, and scientific & systems consulting services.

Jacobs is one of the largest global providers of engineering and construction services to industrial, commercial, and governmental clients. It provides engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction, and maintenance services to a wide range of industries, including energy, manufacturing, pharma, technology, and mining, along with the U.S. federal government. The company generated fiscal 2016 revenue and adjusted operating income of $11.0 billion and $527 million, respectively, and employs 54,000.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 29.66
JEC's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 15.81 vs. JEC: 29.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
JEC' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.69  Med: 18.83 Max: 37.29
Current: 29.66
8.69
37.29
Forward PE Ratio 17.67
JEC's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. JEC: 17.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 29.66
JEC's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
76% of the 877 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 15.60 vs. JEC: 29.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
JEC' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.69  Med: 18.83 Max: 37.29
Current: 29.66
8.69
37.29
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 10.78
JEC's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
57% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 12.58 vs. JEC: 10.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
JEC' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.46  Med: 21.51 Max: 566.74
Current: 10.78
8.46
566.74
PB Ratio 1.65
JEC's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 930 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. JEC: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
JEC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.03  Med: 1.77 Max: 5.97
Current: 1.65
1.03
5.97
PS Ratio 0.62
JEC's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 930 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. JEC: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
JEC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.55 Max: 1.35
Current: 0.62
0.32
1.35
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 9.84
JEC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
56% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 11.51 vs. JEC: 9.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
JEC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.19  Med: 22.4 Max: 322.07
Current: 9.84
8.19
322.07
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 8.79
JEC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
52% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.47 vs. JEC: 8.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
JEC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.47  Med: 16.19 Max: 52.4
Current: 8.79
7.47
52.4
EV-to-EBIT 19.29
JEC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
75% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 11.63 vs. JEC: 19.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
JEC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 11.25 Max: 24.3
Current: 19.29
4.7
24.3
EV-to-EBITDA 14.00
JEC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
70% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 9.21 vs. JEC: 14.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
JEC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 9.1 Max: 20.7
Current: 14
4.2
20.7
Shiller PE Ratio 19.46
JEC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 20.65 vs. JEC: 19.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
JEC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.93  Med: 21.14 Max: 79.1
Current: 19.46
12.93
79.1
Current Ratio 1.67
JEC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. JEC: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
JEC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 1.67 Max: 2.26
Current: 1.67
1.22
2.26
Quick Ratio 1.67
JEC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. JEC: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
JEC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 1.67 Max: 2.26
Current: 1.67
1.22
2.26
Days Sales Outstanding 32.90
JEC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 68.03 vs. JEC: 32.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
JEC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.9  Med: 62.31 Max: 82.45
Current: 32.9
32.9
82.45
Days Payable 20.57
JEC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
86% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 80.37 vs. JEC: 20.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
JEC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.55  Med: 18.57 Max: 31.26
Current: 20.57
12.55
31.26

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 0.27
JEC's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
97% of the 1085 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. JEC: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
JEC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.28
Current: 0.27
0
0.28
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.10
JEC's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
85% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. JEC: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.27
JEC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
96% of the 1360 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. JEC: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
JEC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.28
Current: 0.27
0
0.28
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.80
JEC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. JEC: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
JEC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2  Med: -1.6 Max: 2.8
Current: 2.8
-2
2.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 7.15
JEC's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. JEC: 7.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
JEC' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.41  Med: 5.25 Max: 9.76
Current: 7.15
2.41
9.76
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.99
JEC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
59% of the 495 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. JEC: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
JEC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.3 Max: 5.14
Current: 0.99
0.73
5.14
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.14
JEC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 844 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. JEC: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
JEC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.9 Max: 2.39
Current: 1.14
0.47
2.39
Price-to-Graham-Number 3.07
JEC's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
90% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. JEC: 3.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
JEC' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.11 Max: 3.97
Current: 3.07
1.21
3.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.19
JEC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
60% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.65 vs. JEC: 5.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
JEC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.1  Med: 8.9 Max: 21.3
Current: 5.19
4.1
21.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -2.19
JEC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
68% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 7.39 vs. JEC: -2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
JEC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.8  Med: 11.4 Max: 38.1
Current: -2.19
-2.8
38.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $10,668
EPS (TTM) $ 1.85
Beta1.58
Short Percentage of Float2.60%
52-Week Range $40.93 - 63.42
Shares Outstanding (Mil)121.07

Analyst Estimate

Sep17 Sep18 Sep19
Revenue (Mil $) 10,754 11,255 11,283
EPS ($) 3.10 3.55 3.90
EPS without NRI ($) 3.10 3.55 3.90
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
11.93%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.52 0.57 0.63
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