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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 0.71
JEC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. JEC: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
JEC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 1.78 Max: 56.69
Current: 0.71
0.24
56.69
Equity to Asset 0.57
JEC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 953 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 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: 0.51 Max: 0.61
Current: 0.57
0.32
0.61
Interest Coverage 19.56
JEC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
53% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 17.35 vs. JEC: 19.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
JEC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.84  Med: 51.42 Max: 212.82
Current: 19.56
22.84
212.82
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.34
M-Score: -2.57
WACC vs ROIC
10.56%
6.29%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 2.94
JEC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 960 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. JEC: 2.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
JEC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.68  Med: 5.11 Max: 5.71
Current: 2.94
3.68
5.71
Net-margin (%) 2.12
JEC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 962 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 3.11 vs. JEC: 2.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
JEC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.48  Med: 3.29 Max: 3.74
Current: 2.12
2.48
3.74
ROE (%) 5.73
JEC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 7.31 vs. JEC: 5.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
JEC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.92  Med: 10.75 Max: 20.58
Current: 5.73
6.92
20.58
ROA (%) 3.15
JEC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 979 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. JEC: 3.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
JEC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.73  Med: 6.04 Max: 10.97
Current: 3.15
3.73
10.97
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 27.16
JEC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 973 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 16.57 vs. JEC: 27.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
JEC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.42  Med: 57.10 Max: 94.06
Current: 27.16
35.42
94.06
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.30
JEC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 848 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. JEC: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
JEC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.4  Med: 5.50 Max: 23.7
Current: 4.3
-3.4
23.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -4.70
JEC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. JEC: -4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
JEC' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.1  Med: 12.30 Max: 38.3
Current: -4.7
-6.1
38.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -6.60
JEC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. JEC: -6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
JEC' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.4  Med: 15.70 Max: 44.5
Current: -6.6
-8.4
44.5
» JEC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

JEC Guru Trades in Q1 2015

PRIMECAP Management 7,175,280 sh (+2.88%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,986,209 sh (+0.83%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 680,042 sh (-9.72%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,116,540 sh (-26.28%)
Chuck Royce 384,225 sh (-42.04%)
Jim Simons 28,200 sh (-93.77%)
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Q2 2015

JEC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ray Dalio 9,481 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 7,273,030 sh (+1.36%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,989,652 sh (+0.09%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 644,632 sh (-5.21%)
Chuck Royce 213,900 sh (-44.33%)
Joel Greenblatt 555,346 sh (-50.26%)
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Q3 2015

JEC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 8,106 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 175,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 37,077 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 38,381 sh (+304.82%)
Joel Greenblatt 937,421 sh (+68.80%)
Ruane Cunniff 6,080,212 sh (+52.40%)
PRIMECAP Management 7,705,570 sh (+5.95%)
Chuck Royce 213,900 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 449,187 sh (-30.32%)
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Q4 2015

JEC Guru Trades in Q4 2015

PRIMECAP Management 7,832,030 sh (+1.64%)
Chuck Royce 213,900 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 378,637 sh (-15.71%)
Ray Dalio 5,781 sh (-84.94%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 18.06
JEC's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1117 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 13.30 vs. JEC: 18.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
JEC' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.69  Med: 18.86 Max: 37.29
Current: 18.06
8.69
37.29
Forward P/E 10.63
JEC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
53% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. JEC: 10.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 17.94
JEC's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
64% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. JEC: 17.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
JEC' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.69  Med: 18.83 Max: 37.29
Current: 17.94
8.69
37.29
P/B 1.02
JEC's P/B is ranked higher than
52% of the 1324 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. JEC: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
JEC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.98  Med: 1.89 Max: 5.97
Current: 1.02
0.98
5.97
P/S 0.38
JEC's P/S is ranked higher than
59% of the 1324 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. JEC: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
JEC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.57 Max: 1.35
Current: 0.38
0.32
1.35
PFCF 14.86
JEC's PFCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 646 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 9.24 vs. JEC: 14.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
JEC' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.19  Med: 26.53 Max: 334.46
Current: 14.86
8.19
334.46
POCF 12.04
JEC's POCF is ranked lower than
64% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. JEC: 12.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
JEC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.49  Med: 18.62 Max: 52.67
Current: 12.04
7.49
52.67
EV-to-EBIT 14.06
JEC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
62% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 10.55 vs. JEC: 14.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
JEC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 11.20 Max: 23
Current: 14.06
4.7
23
EV-to-EBITDA 9.96
JEC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 1250 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.19 vs. JEC: 9.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
JEC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 9.10 Max: 20.7
Current: 9.96
4.2
20.7
PEG 4.63
JEC's PEG is ranked lower than
84% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. JEC: 4.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
JEC' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 2.47 Max: 37.44
Current: 4.63
0.28
37.44
Shiller P/E 12.93
JEC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 15.03 vs. JEC: 12.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
JEC' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.59  Med: 23.19 Max: 78.46
Current: 12.93
12.59
78.46
Current Ratio 1.74
JEC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 955 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. JEC: 1.74 )
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: 1.74
1.22
2.26
Quick Ratio 1.74
JEC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 955 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. JEC: 1.74 )
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: 1.74
1.22
2.26
Days Sales Outstanding 39.97
JEC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 72.97 vs. JEC: 39.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
JEC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.91  Med: 65.08 Max: 82.45
Current: 39.97
42.91
82.45
Days Payable 15.55
JEC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
90% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 78.12 vs. JEC: 15.55 )
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: 15.55
12.55
31.26

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 4.89
JEC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
88% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. JEC: 4.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
JEC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.39  Med: 4.98 Max: 9.76
Current: 4.89
2.39
9.76
Price/Projected FCF 0.74
JEC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. JEC: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
JEC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.44 Max: 5.14
Current: 0.74
0.71
5.14
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.62
JEC's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
67% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.82 vs. JEC: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.68
JEC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. JEC: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
JEC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.85 Max: 2.32
Current: 0.68
0.46
2.32
Price/Graham Number 1.97
JEC's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
75% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. JEC: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
JEC' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 1.97 Max: 3.97
Current: 1.97
1.21
3.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.08
JEC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. JEC: 7.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
JEC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.3  Med: 8.90 Max: 21.3
Current: 7.08
4.3
21.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 9.39
JEC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 5.51 vs. JEC: 9.39 )
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: 1.9  Med: 11.30 Max: 38.1
Current: 9.39
1.9
38.1

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $11776
EPS $ 2.00
Beta1.36
Short Percentage of Float2.26%
52-Week Range $34.76 - 48.25
Shares Outstanding(Mil)122.56

Analyst Estimate

Sep16 Sep17 Sep18
Revenue(Mil) 11,473 11,970 12,298
EPS($) 2.97 3.26 3.60
EPS without NRI($) 2.97 3.26 3.60

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Business Description

Industry: Engineering & Construction » Engineering & Construction
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Traded in other countries:JEG.Germany,
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc was founded in 1947 and incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware. The Company through its subsidiaries provides technical, professional, and construction services including engineering, design, and architectural services; construction and construction management services; operations and maintenance services; and process, scientific, and systems consulting services. The Company provides four categories of services: Project Services, Process, Scientific, and Systems Consulting Services (including services performed in connection with scientific testing, analysis, and consulting activities, as well as information technology and systems engineering and integration activities), Construction Services and Operations and Maintenance Services. The Company offers services to the following industries and markets: Oil and gas exploration, production, and refining; Chemicals and polymers; Programs for various national governments, including aerospace, defense, and environmental programs; Buildings (including specialized buildings for clients operating in the fields of healthcare, education, and high technology; governmental complexes; other specialized civic and mission critical buildings, installations, and laboratories; and retail and commercial buildings); Infrastructure and telecommunications; Mining and minerals; Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology; Power; Pulp and paper; Technology and manufacturing; and, Food and consumer products, among others. Its competitors includes Bechtel, Fluor, Foster Wheeler, KBR, Technip, WorleyParsons, CB&I, AMEC, HDR, HOK, AECOM, Turner, Parsons Brinckerhoff, HNTB, Tetra Tech, Parsons, and W.S. Atkins, Leidos, CH2M Hill, Weston, Lockheed Martin, and Computer Sciences Corporation. The Company is subject to U.S. federal, state, local and foreign laws and regulations that affect its business.
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