Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK)

82.01
0.17 0.21
NASDAQ : Consumer Services
Prev Close 82.18
Open 82.34
Day Low/High 81.65 / 82.83
52 Wk Low/High 74.19 / 93.98
Volume 135.88K
Avg Volume 618.40K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 25.81M
Market Cap 2.12B
EPS 3.20
P/E Ratio 315.38
Div & Yield 1.60 (1.95%)

Collecting Profits on Expired Positions

We profited by permitting 8 covered call positions to expire 'out of the money.'

Weekly Roundup

This week, the market continued its selloff as we made some portfolio adjustments, adding one new name while giving another the boot.

2 Bright Spots Amid Market Carnage

We're always looking for pockets of opportunity.

AAO Snapshot

Ranking the stocks in the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Jack in the Box Ranks As a Top Pick

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Jack in the Box Ranks As a Top Pick

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Jack in the Box, Inc. is the #79 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity.

Jim Cramer Still Likes Home Depot, Kroger, But Tough to Buy Them Now

Jim Cramer Still Likes Home Depot, Kroger, But Tough to Buy Them Now

Jim Cramer talks oil, Citigroup, burger joints and biotechs.

Short Interest Makes 12.7% Move For JACK

Short Interest Makes 12.7% Move For JACK

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 12/31/2015 settlement date, which shows a 331,205 share increase in total short interest for Jack in the Box, Inc. , to 2,937,363, an increase of 12.71% since 12/15/2015.

Unwinding SPY Hedge

We suggest taking off the SPY put spread and looking for opportunities to initiate a new hedge.

Oil Sags and Markets Drag

As long as equities remain linked to the oil trade, we expect volatility to continue dominating the conversation.

Buying More Jack in the Box

We'll build our position on market weakness as JACK is below our cost basis.

Bank of America Picks 10 Stocks Likely to Make Big Moves Over the Next 3 Months

Bank of America Picks 10 Stocks Likely to Make Big Moves Over the Next 3 Months

Bank of America analysts named 10 companies that could have "significant market and business related catalysts" in the first quarter -- and those stock moves could be up or down.

Weekly Roundup

This week, while the market tried to escape the gloom and doom, we added to five positions, trimmed three and upgraded two.

AAO Snapshot

Ranking the stocks in the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio

All Hope Is Not Lost in 2016

We're looking for positives among the negatives.

Jim Cramer Says Strong Jobs Report Won't Ease Stock Market Jitters

Jim Cramer Says Strong Jobs Report Won't Ease Stock Market Jitters

TheStreet's Jim Cramer said Friday's strong employment report won't be enough to ease jitters in the stock market.

All Hope Is Not Lost in 2016

We're looking for positives among the negatives.

December Nonfarm Payrolls Report: Who Are the Biggest Winners?

2015 was the second-best year for jobs of the century.

December Jobs Report Brings Genuine Relief

2015 was the second-best year for jobs this century.

Jim Cramer Says Own Kroger, Expedia and Macy’s, But Not Broadcom

Jim Cramer Says Own Kroger, Expedia and Macy’s, But Not Broadcom

TheStreet’s Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer expects strong comparable store sales figures from grocery retailer Kroger (KR), but isn’t so fond of Fairway (FWM).

Hold Cash, and Watch for Bargains, in This Unstable Environment

We will consider opportunistically adding to positions, keeping an eye to our cost basis, in this market.

AAO Snapshot

Ranking the stocks in the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.

Weekly Roundup

The S&P 500 and Dow end the year in the red. In the portfolio, we have several re-ratings.

AAO Snapshot

Ranking the stocks in the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.

AAO Snapshot

Ranking the stocks in the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.

Intermediate Trade: Jack in the Box

Intermediate Trade: Jack in the Box

Chipotle's woes make Jack in the Box's Qdoba chain look tasty.

Weekly Roundup

The Santa Claus rally finally materialized in a fairly quiet holiday week as we added to just one portfolio position.

AAO Snapshot

Today's look at the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.

AAO Snapshot

Ranking the stocks in the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.

Weekly Roundup

This week, we added to two portfolio positions and trimmed two others, but the Fed rate hike was the week's centerpiece.

Market Suffers a Post-Fed Hangover

'Irrationally exuberant' 3-day rally is only a memory after today's plunge.

TheStreet Quant Rating: C (Hold)