Jabil Inc. [NYSE: JBL] surged by $3.03 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $45.39 during the day while it closed the day at $44.09. The company report on December 17, 2020 that Jabil Posts Record First Quarter Results.
Raises FY21 Financial Outlook.
, Jabil Inc. (NYSE: JBL), reported preliminary, unaudited financial results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2021.
Jabil Inc. stock has also gained 10.45% of its value over the past 7 days. However, JBL stock has inclined by 31.93% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 31.57% and gained 6.68% year-on date.
The market cap for JBL stock reached $6.68 billion, with 150.58 million shares outstanding and 136.58 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.15M shares, JBL reached a trading volume of 3801964 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Jabil Inc. [JBL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for JBL shares is $44.70 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on JBL stock is a recommendation set at 1.80. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Goldman have made an estimate for Jabil Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on December 08, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Goldman raised their target price from $36 to $40. The new note on the price target was released on July 16, 2020, representing the official price target for Jabil Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $37, while BofA/Merrill analysts kept a Buy rating on JBL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Jabil Inc. is set at 1.24, with the Price to Sales ratio for JBL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.25. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.67, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 9.19. Price to Free Cash Flow for JBL in the course of the last twelve months was 29.87 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.70.
JBL stock trade performance evaluation
Jabil Inc. [JBL] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 10.45. With this latest performance, JBL shares gained by 15.03% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 31.57% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 6.60% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for JBL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 73.60, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 78.28, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 69.95 for Jabil Inc. [JBL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 37.33, while it was recorded at 41.31 for the last single week of trading, and 32.14 for the last 200 days.
Jabil Inc. [JBL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Jabil Inc. [JBL] shares currently have an operating margin of +2.11 and a Gross Margin at +6.61. Jabil Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +0.20.
Return on Total Capital for JBL is now 12.10, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 1.20. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 2.92, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.39. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Jabil Inc. [JBL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 182.70. Additionally, JBL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 64.63, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 22.99. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 173.41, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 61.34.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Jabil Inc. [JBL] managed to generate an average of $225 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.17 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.99.Jabil Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Jabil Inc. [JBL] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Jabil Inc. posted 0.5/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.64/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -21.90%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for JBL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Jabil Inc. go to 13.50%.
Jabil Inc. [JBL]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $5,916 million, or 91.90% of JBL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of JBL stocks are: FMR LLC with ownership of 22,585,846, which is approximately -0.091% of the company’s market cap and around 3.40% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 14,616,000 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $644.42 million in JBL stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $516.08 million in JBL stock with ownership of nearly -10.664% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Jabil Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of December and at the time of the December reporting period, where 136 institutional holders increased their position in Jabil Inc. [NYSE:JBL] by around 9,270,627 shares. Additionally, 192 investors decreased positions by around 12,822,191 shares, while 48 investors held positions by with 112,086,528 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 134,179,346 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. JBL stock had 45 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,007,161 shares, while 42 institutional investors sold positions of 2,446,768 shares during the same period.