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

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$74.50 -3.00 (-3.87 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 01:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$74.50
Today's Range$73.84 - $77.67
52-Week Range$53.10 - $98.76
Volume40,637 shs
Average Volume47,758 shs
Market Capitalization$552.05 million
P/E Ratio14.96
Dividend Yield1.29%
Beta0.88
Barrett 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

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$940.70 million
Cash Flow$5.5063 per share
Book Value$16.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$38.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees195,000
Market Cap$552.05 million
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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, March 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. View Barrett Business Services' Dividend History.

How were Barrett Business Services' earnings last quarter?

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 26th. The business services provider reported $2.21 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.57 by $0.64. Barrett Business Services had a return on equity of 40.14% and a net margin of 4.05%. 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, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Barrett Business Services.

What guidance has Barrett Business Services issued on next quarter's earnings?

Barrett Business Services issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.40-5.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.08.

What price target have analysts set for BBSI?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Barrett Business Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $109.00. On average, they expect Barrett Business Services' stock price to reach $102.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 36.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Barrett Business Services.

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

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barrett Business Services in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Barrett Business Services.

Has Barrett Business Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BBSI stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Barrett Business Services earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Barrett Business Services' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Barrett Business Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Barrett Business Services investors own include Wildhorse Resource Development (WRD), Akorn (AKRX), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), CoStar Group (CSGP), Celgene (CELG), Hain Celestial Group (HAIN), Coherent (COHR), Aspen Technology (AZPN), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO) and FedEx (FDX).

Who are Barrett Business Services' key executives?

Barrett Business Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael L. Elich, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Gary Edward Kramer, VP of Fin., Treasurer, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Sec. (Age 39)
  • Mr. Gregory R. Vaughn, Chief Operating Officer - Corp. Operations (Age 63)
  • Mr. Gerald R. Blotz, COO of Field Operations & VP (Age 49)
  • Ms. Heather E. Gould, Chief Strategy Officer & VP (Age 45)

Who are Barrett Business Services' major shareholders?

Barrett Business Services' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.56%), Northern Trust Corp (2.34%), FMR LLC (2.07%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.67%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.67%) and River Road Asset Management LLC (1.38%). Company insiders that own Barrett Business Services stock include Anthony Meeker, Gregory R Vaughn, 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 Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Boston Partners, Bank of America Corp DE, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, IndexIQ Advisors LLC, Bahl & Gaynor Inc. and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Barrett Business Services company stock in the last year include Anthony Meeker, Gregory R Vaughn, James B Hicks, Jon L Justesen and Thomas J Carley. 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 FMR LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Tieton Capital Management LLC, Concentrum Wealth Management, American Century Companies Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, Bessemer Group Inc. and QS Investors 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 $74.50.

How big of a company is Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services has a market capitalization of $552.05 million and generates $940.70 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $38.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.98 on an earnings per share basis. Barrett Business Services employs 195,000 workers across the globe.

What is Barrett Business Services' official website?

The official website for Barrett Business Services is http://www.barrettbusiness.com.

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:  198 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  172 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  370
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 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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