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The Latest Jabil Inc. (JBL) Insider Trading Activity

Jabil Inc. (NYSE:JBL) has seen its stock price gain 4.99, or +21.08%, so far in 2017. In the past 3-month period alone, shares of JBL have appreciated -0.56 – or -1.92%. The stock’s 52-week range is $20.32 to $31.70, and its 3-month range is $27.29 to $31.60.

The average Wall Street analyst rating for Jabil Inc. is Hold, according to the average of 7 analyst scores. Of those analysts, 1 rate stock as a Strong Buy, 5 rate it as Hold, and just no analyst rates it as a Moderate Sell.

Insider Trading Activity for Jabil Inc.

Examining insider trading at Jabil Inc. (NYSE:JBL) can provide us with excellent insight into how the company’s stock is performing. Jabil Inc. has had 64 insider trades in the last 3 months, including 20 open market buys and 44 sells. Of those insider trades, 817,320 shares of Jabil Inc. were purchased and 1.39 million shares were sold. The total number of shares traded in the last 90-day period is 2.21 million.

Insider trading over the last 12 months, however, paints a different picture. In the last year there have been a total of 149 insider trades, including 21 open market buys and 128 sells. Of those transactions, there were 837,320 shares of JBL bought and 2.65 million shares sold. The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 3.49 million.

The most recent open market insider trade was Automatic Sell of 30,000 shares on a day where the closing price was 28.33. The insider, MONDELLO MARK T, now holds 1.71 million shares of JBL.

The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by HOCH ERICH on 10/19/2017, and was a acquisition of 39,330 shares with a final price of $0. The insider now holds 238,413 shares of Jabil Inc. (JBL).

Examining Institutional Ownership at Jabil Inc. (NYSE:JBL)

According to Jabil Inc.’s latest 13F filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional ownership is at 95.06%. The total amount of shares outstanding is 174.85 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 5.01 billion.

There are 353 institutional holders with active positions, accounting for 167.92 million shares in total. Of those holders, 152 had increased positions amounting to 13.55 million shares, 162 had decreased positions amounting to 16.44 million shares, and 39 holders have a held position accounting for 137.93 million shares.

The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: FMR LLC with 26.09 million shares, BLACKROCK INC. with 15.31 million shares, VANGUARD GROUP INC with 13.97 million shares, TEXAS YALE CAPITAL CORP. with 9.57 million shares, and GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC with 6.62 million shares.

According to Jabil Inc. (JBL) most recent 13F filing, the company has 40 new institutional holders – accounting for 2.21 million shares of its common stock. There were 45 sold out positions, amounting to 3.49 million shares.

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