NASDAQ:BBSI - Barrett Business Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$64.79 -0.41 (-0.63 %)
(As of 09/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$65.20
Today's Range$64.49 - $65.88
52-Week Range$52.85 - $98.76
Volume45,700 shs
Average Volume45,330 shs
Market Capitalization$484.21 million
P/E Ratio19.49
Dividend Yield1.52%
Beta0.66
Barrett Business Services logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. provides business management solutions for small and medium-sized companies in the United States. The company has management platform that integrates a knowledge-based approach from the management consulting industry with tools from the human resource outsourcing industry. It offers professional employer services, under which it enters into a client services agreement to establish a co-employment relationship with each client company, assuming responsibility for payroll, payroll taxes, workers' compensation coverage, and certain other administration functions for the client's existing workforce. The company also provides staffing and recruiting services, such as on-demand or short-term staffing assignments, contract staffing, direct placement, long-term or indefinite-term on-site management. It serves electronics manufacturers, various light-manufacturing industries, agriculture-based companies, transportation and shipping enterprises, food processors, telecommunications companies, public utilities, general contractors in various construction-related fields, and professional services firms. Barrett Business Services, Inc. was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Help supply services
Sub-IndustryHuman Resource & Employment Services
SectorBusiness Services
SymbolNASDAQ:BBSI
CUSIP06846310
Phone360-828-0700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05
Current Ratio0.93
Quick Ratio0.93

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio19.49
Forward P/E Ratio15.17
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$920.43 million
Price / Sales0.52
Cash Flow$4.1294 per share
Price / Cash15.69
Book Value$12.17 per share
Price / Book5.32

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.33
Net Income$25.17 million
Net Margins2.91%
Return on Equity33.22%
Return on Assets4.00%

Miscellaneous

Employees124,212
Outstanding Shares7,360,000
Market Cap$484.21 million

Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barrett Business Services' stock symbol?

Barrett Business Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BBSI."

How often does Barrett Business Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, September 7th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 23rd. View Barrett Business Services' Dividend History.

How were Barrett Business Services' earnings last quarter?

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The business services provider reported $1.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.72 by $0.26. The business services provider earned $1.38 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.42 billion. Barrett Business Services had a return on equity of 33.22% and a net margin of 2.91%. View Barrett Business Services' Earnings History.

When is Barrett Business Services' next earnings date?

Barrett Business Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Barrett Business Services.

What price target have analysts set for BBSI?

1 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Barrett Business Services' shares. Their predictions range from $100.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate Barrett Business Services' stock price to reach $100.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Barrett Business Services.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Barrett Business Services?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barrett Business Services in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Barrett Business Services.

Who are some of Barrett Business Services' key competitors?

Who are Barrett Business Services' key executives?

Barrett Business Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael L. Elich, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Gary Edward Kramer, VP of Fin., Treasurer, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Sec. (Age 38)
  • Mr. Gregory R. Vaughn, Chief Operating Officer - Corp. Operations (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gerald R. Blotz, COO of Field Operations & VP (Age 48)
  • Ms. Heather E. Gould, Chief Strategy Officer & VP (Age 44)

Has Barrett Business Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BBSI stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Barrett Business Services earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Barrett Business Services.

Who are Barrett Business Services' major shareholders?

Barrett Business Services' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.52%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.84%), Heartland Advisors Inc. (3.62%), Northern Trust Corp (2.39%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.48%). Company insiders that own Barrett Business Services stock include Anthony Meeker, James B Hicks, Jon L Justesen and Thomas J Carley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Barrett Business Services.

Which institutional investors are selling Barrett Business Services stock?

BBSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, Boston Partners, River Road Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., grace capital, EAM Investors LLC and EAM Global Investors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Barrett Business Services company stock in the last year include James B Hicks and Jon L Justesen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Barrett Business Services.

Which institutional investors are buying Barrett Business Services stock?

BBSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., WBI Investments Inc., Swiss National Bank, Convergence Investment Partners LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Barrett Business Services.

How do I buy shares of Barrett Business Services?

Shares of BBSI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Barrett Business Services' stock price today?

One share of BBSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.79.

How big of a company is Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services has a market capitalization of $484.21 million and generates $920.43 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $25.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.33 on an earnings per share basis. Barrett Business Services employs 124,212 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services' mailing address is 8100 NE PARKWAY DRIVE SUITE 200, VANCOUVER WA, 98662. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 360-828-0700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ BBSI)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  165 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  143 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  308
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barrett Business Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BBSI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BBSI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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