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Jack In The Box Inc $ 92.31 1.66 (1.83%)

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Their 5-year EPS growth rates outperformed the S&P 500

The S&P 500 index saw its trailing 12-month earnings per share increase by approximately 7.2% per annum over the past five years through the end of 2019. The share price of the index hit $3,373.43 at close on Thursday, gaining 61.3% over the past five years through Aug. 13.

Thus, investors may be interested in McDonald's Corp (MCD), Jack In The Box Inc (JACK) and ManpowerGroup Inc (MAN), as these stocks have increased their earnings per share (EPS) without non-recurring items (NRI) at a rate of more than 7.2% per year over the past five years.

McDonald's Corp

The

98 Views    Alberto Abaterusso    2020-08-14 15:44
'Big Short' investor's new buys include Jack in the Box, Facebook and Boeing

Scion Asset Management, the firm founded by “The Big Short” investor Michael Burry, disclosed in May that it closed its position in Google parent Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)(GOOG) and introduced five new positions during the first quarter: Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK), Facebook Inc. (FB), Boeing Co. (BA), Discovery Inc. (DISCA) and The Michaels Companies Inc. (MIK).

Burry recognized and invested in the subprime mortgage crisis in 2008, making a large short bet in collateralized mortgage obligations. The investor started Scion in 2013 and has been reporting his holdings in public companies.

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1659 Views    James Li    2020-05-29 20:49
Companies with strong earnings yield and returns on capital as industry grapples with coronavirus fears

As the restaurant industry attempts to recover from the coronavirus outbreak in China, several restaurant companies have high earnings yields and return on capital according to the Greenblatt Magic Formula Screen, one of our value screens for Premium members. The top four restaurants according to the list are Denny’s Corp. (DENN), Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR), Jack In The Box Inc. (JACK) and Yum Brands Inc. (YUM).

Major restaurants report earnings amid coronavirus outbreak, sending Starbucks shares lower

Shares of McDonald’s Corp. (MCD) traded near an intraday high of $216.42 on Wednesday, up approximately 1.8%

329 Views    James Li    2020-01-29 21:36
The company's changing strategy could boost its performance

The performance of quick-service restaurant company Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) over the last year has been disappointing. Its stock price has declined by 7%, which is significantly behind the S&P 500’s gain of 4% during the same time period.

The company is putting in place a revised strategy in order to boost its financial outlook. It is seeking to become increasingly efficient, while also ramping up its delivery orders. It is focusing on its value proposition, while investment in its restaurants could improve the guest experience and boost customer engagement.

With the stock having impressive financial forecasts and

60 Views    Robert Stephens, CFA    2019-03-19 16:20
Restaurant chain is exploring potential sale

Investment firm Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) disclosed on Jan. 4 it reduced its Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) stake by 15.26%.

The New York-based firm, which is known to take activist positions in order to help unlock value, picks stocks using a value-oriented, event-driven approach. The firm was founded in 2001 by Barry Rosenstein.

According to GuruFocus real-time picks, a Premium feature, Jana sold 279,486 shares of the San Diego-based restaurant company for an average price of $78.63 per share, bringing its total holding to 1.5 million shares. The position represents 3.73% of the firm’s

115 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2019-01-04 23:09
Activist investor signs confidentiality and standstill letter agreement

Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio), a New York-based hedge fund, disclosed this week it had trimmed its holding in Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK).

Managing partner Barry Rosenstein founded Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) in 2001. The value-oriented, event-driven hedge fund applies a fundamental value discipline to identify undervalued companies that have one or more specific catalysts to unlock value.

Trade details

Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) disclosed a 1,831,007-share stake in Jack in the Box in its Oct. 25 Schedule 13D filing, down

160 Views    James Li    2018-10-26 18:52
Financial results impact Synopsys, Jack in the Box, Semtech

Shares of Synopsys Inc. (SNPS) jumped more than 5% on Thursday after the company reported financial results for the fourth quarter. Revenue grew 9.9% to $696.6 million. It posted EPS of 69 cents. The company managed to beat earnings expectations by 12 cents and revenue estimates by $45.88million.

Chairman and co-CEO Aart de Geus said the company had an excellent fiscal year, in which it achieved double-digit revenue and non-GAAP earnings growth.

“We saw revenue strength across the board, augmented by upside from hardware and IP, and an approximate $150 million increase in non-cancellable backlog," he said.

He went on

43 Views    Omar Venerio    2017-11-30 20:21
If company bounces back from E. coli outbreak, it could be poised for tremendous growth

Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) has been among the most successful fast food chains in recent years by providing differentiated high quality food served quickly in a good environment.

The company claims that it uses naturally grown ingredients and serves more naturally raised meat than any other restaurant chain. Customers liked it. The number of stores grew from over 500 locations in 2006 to about 2,200 locations. But the company suffered significantly starting in November 2015 when E. coli outbreaks were linked directly to its restaurants. Comparable sales were in the negative 20%-plus range in 2016. Earnings dropped to close to

1966 Views    Gina Zhang    2017-01-13 20:42
Facebook, Phillips, Seattle Genetics top list

The All-in-One Screener can be used to find insider buys and sells over the last week by clicking on the Insiders tab and changing the settings for All Insider Buying to “$200,000+” duration to "September 2016” and “September 2016” and All Insider Sales to “$5,000,000+”.

According to the above filters, the following are buys and sells from company insiders in the past week.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)(BRK.B), 10% owner of Phillips 66Â (PSX), bought 1,019,974 shares for $77.21 per share on Sept. 14. Since then, the price of the stock has risen by 2.4% to $79.10.

The company

1066 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2016-09-16 17:33
Recent quarter operating earnings exceeded management's expectations

Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK), based in San Diego, is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box restaurants and Qdoba Mexican Eats.

The company recently reported second quarter results with operating earnings per share exceeding the management’s expectations. It has distinguished itself from its peers and has been able to carve a niche for itself. It is making continuous efforts to reposition itself in the fast-food industry. The company witnessed solid sales performance at Qdoba company restaurants, which was driven by traffic growth. Jack in the Box brand witnessed flat same-store sales during the quarter.

840 Views    Mrinalini Chaudhuri    2016-05-29 16:26
Hamburger chain posted 1st-quarter results with higher same-store sales

Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) recently declared first-quarter results and is poised to grow with fatter dividends and increased traffic. It is raking in higher same-store sales, and perceptions have changed in the way people eat out. This stock has plenty of opportunities. It is one of the best performers in the restaurant industry.

Qdoba sales were strong on top of double-digit comparisons, driven by the introduction of Knockout Tacos which generated nice traffic growth.

Jack in the Box restaurants are listed among the largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam. Jack in

664 Views    Mrinalini Chaudhuri    2016-02-23 16:03
Company posted fourth quarter results and is poised to grow. It is improving restaurant margins.

Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) recently declared fourth-quarter results and is poised to grow with fatter dividends and increased traffic. It is raking in higher sales and perceptions have changed in the way people eat out now. This stock has plenty of opportunities. It is one of the best performers in the restaurant industry.

Jack in the Box restaurants are listed among the largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam. Jack in the Box also franchises in Qdoba Mexican Grill. Qdoba Mexican Grill (a leader in the casual dining industry),

1958 Views    Mrinalini Chaudhuri    2015-11-23 18:28
Fast food chain posted solid third quarter results and has enormous growth potential

Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) recently declared third quarter results and is poised to grow with fatter dividend and increased traffic. It is raking in higher sales and perceptions have changed in the way people eat out now. This stock has plenty of opportunities. It is one of the best performers in the restaurant industry.

Jack in the Box restaurants are listed among the largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam. JACK also franchises in Qdoba Mexican Grill. Qdoba Mexican Grill (a leader in the casual dining

999 Views    Mrinalini Chaudhuri    2015-09-28 18:33

Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) operates and franchises Jack in the Box restaurants. Jack in the Box restaurants are being listed among the largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam. JACK also franchises in Qdoba Mexican Grill.

As the first major hamburger chain to develop and expand the concept of drive-through dining, Jack in the Box has always emphasized on-the-go convenience, with approximately 85% of the half-billion guests served annually buying food at the drive-through or for take-out. In addition to drive-through windows, most restaurants have indoor dining areas and are open 18-24

983 Views    Mrinalini Chaudhuri    2015-07-27 18:54

Dear Fellow Shareholders,

The environment for the first half of the Funds’ fiscal year was eerily similar to last year, with the performance of the past two quarters being driven by different forces. The fourth quarter of 2014 started with a continuation of the concerns that pulled the market down in September – a weakening Europe, declining economic growth out of China, the threat of an Ebola virus outbreak that would further hinder any growth worldwide, and uncertainty about the timing of the first Federal Reserve (Fed) rate hike. However, all was forgiven by the end of October, as the

2365 Views    Holly LaFon    2015-06-15 15:06

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. The company also owns Qdoba Mexican Grill, a leader in fast-casual dining, with more than 600 restaurants in 47 states, the District of Columbia and Canada.

Recent Quarter Earnings

JACK reported earnings from continuing operations of $37.1 million, or $0.94 per diluted share, for the first quarter ended January 18, compared with earnings from continuing operations of $33.0 million, or

649 Views    Mrinalini Chaudhuri    2015-03-19 18:31

Shares of fast-food chain Jack in the Box (NASDAQ: JACK), shot up almost 7% in trading on Wednesday, February 18 following the company’s first quarter earnings results announced the prior day. In fact, Jack in the Box shares have increased more than 60% over the last year.

Highlights from the report include non-GAAP earnings of $0.93 a share and $468.6 million in revenue, marking a 24% increase and a 4.1% increase year over year, respectively.

Lenny Comma, chairman and chief executive officer of Jack in the Box, said, “We had a great first quarter, with a 24 percent increase

400 Views    TipRanks    2015-02-19 16:44

According to GuruFocus Insider Data the recent CFO sells were: ConAgra Foods Inc, Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc, and Jack in the Box Inc.

ConAgra Foods Inc. (CAG): EVP and CFO John Gehring sold 160,000 shares

On 12/22/2014, EVP and CFO John Gehring sold 160,000 shares at an average price of $36.82. The price of the stock has decreased by 1.58% since. ConAgra Foods Inc. has a market cap of $15.44 billion and its shares were traded at around $36.24. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.10 and P/S ratio of 0.88 with a dividend yield

1540 Views    Myra Ramdenbourg    2015-01-12 04:13

Source: Factsall

Nearly everyone in the US has eaten a fast food burger at one point or another in their lives. The ubiquity of fast food burger restaurants is a uniquely American aspect of life that came about in th 50’s and has evolved and gone global since that time.

This article examines the four major publicly traded fast food restaurants that pay dividends. The companies that fit this criteria are listed below.

  • McDonald’s (MCD)
  • The Wendy’s Company (WEN)
  • Jack In The Box (JACK)
  • Burger King Worldwide (BKW)

Each business current events and future growth

861 Views    Ben Reynolds    2014-07-29 14:55

According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the recent CFO sales were: Google Inc, Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC, and Jack in the Box Inc.

Google Inc. (GOOG): SVP and CFO Patrick Pichette sold 4,370 Shares

On 06/13/2014, SVP and CFO Patrick Pichette sold 4,370 shares at an average price of $560.01. The price of the stock has increased by 3.08% since. Google Inc. has a market cap of $389.34 billion and its shares were traded at around $577.24. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.60 and P/S ratio of 6.47. Over the past 10 years, Google Inc. had an annual

1248 Views    Myra Ramdenbourg    2014-06-30 13:27

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