Barrett Business Services Company Profile (NASDAQ:BBSI)

About Barrett Business Services

Barrett Business Services logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) is a provider of business management solutions for small and mid-sized companies. The Company has developed a management platform that integrates a knowledge-based approach from the management consulting industry with tools from the human resource outsourcing industry. BBSI's core purpose is to advocate for business owners, particularly in the small and mid-sized business segment. The Company offers two categories of services: Professional Employer Services (PEO) and Staffing. It enters into a client services agreement with its PEO clients to establish a co-employment relationship with each client company. Its staffing services include on-demand or short-term staffing assignments, contract staffing, long-term or indefinite-term on-site management and direct placement. It operates through a network of branch offices throughout California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina and Virginia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Staffing & Outsourcing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Human Resource & Employment Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BBSI
  • CUSIP: 06846310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $64.56
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $62.07
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $54.59
  • 52-Week Range: $22.55 - $66.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.76
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $463.77M
  • Outstanding Shares: 7,243,000
  • Beta: 1.17
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.73%
  • Return on Equity: 50.65%
  • Return on Assets: 4.93%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.07%
  • Current Ratio: 0.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.86%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/14/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/30/2015SidotiInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/7/2017        
6/22/2016Q116($1.11)$166.00 million$191.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q116$1.55$193.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$1.54$1.57$1.06 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$1.11$1.19$943.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115($0.86)($0.81)$860.00 million$896.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$1.04$1.17$779.30 million$931.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014$1.32$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.93$0.98$787.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014($0.49)($0.50)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$1.15$1.16$779.00 million$779.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.70$0.80$632.00 million$675.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013($0.38)($0.36)$585.00 million$591.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.43 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.82 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
Annual Dividend:$0.88
Dividend Yield:1.37%
Payout Ratio:29.53% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.66% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
23.04% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/10/2017quarterly$0.251.59%2/23/20172/27/20173/14/2017
11/10/2016Quarterly$0.2211/18/201611/22/201612/6/2016
8/12/2016Quarterly$0.228/18/20168/22/20169/6/2016
5/16/2016Quarterly$0.225/20/20165/24/20166/3/2016
2/9/2016Quarterly$0.222/17/20162/19/20163/4/2016
10/30/2015Quarterly$0.2211/18/201511/20/201512/4/2015
7/31/2015$0.228/19/20158/21/20159/4/2015
5/4/2015quarterly$0.221.99%5/20/20155/22/20156/5/2015
2/9/2015quarterly$0.222.31%2/18/20152/20/20153/6/2015
10/31/2014quarterly$0.223.84%11/19/201411/21/201412/5/2014
8/1/2014quarterly$0.181.3%8/20/20148/22/20149/5/2014
5/2/2014quarterly$0.181.45%5/21/20145/23/20146/6/2014
2/7/2014quarterly$0.181.12%2/19/20142/21/20143/7/2014
11/1/2013quarterly$0.180.8%11/20/201311/22/201312/6/2013
7/26/2013quarterly$0.130.77%8/21/20138/23/20139/6/2013
4/29/2013quarterly$0.130.98%5/22/20135/24/20136/7/2013
2/14/2013quarterly$0.131.18%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.92%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/7/2016Jon L JustesenDirectorBuy1,000$46.81$46,810.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Gregory R VaughnCOOSell5,402$41.37$223,480.74View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Jon L JustesenDirectorBuy1,000$39.85$39,850.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Jon L JustesenDirectorBuy2,000$35.45$70,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Jon L JustesenDirectorBuy3,000$46.81$140,430.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Anthony MeekerDirectorSell1,015$43.47$44,122.05View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Anthony MeekerDirectorSell1,500$40.31$60,465.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Thomas J CarleyDirectorBuy4,000$23.04$92,160.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Gregory R VaughnCOOBuy8,333$23.26$193,825.58View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014James D MillerVPBuy4,000$23.26$93,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Michael L ElichCEOBuy6,200$24.07$149,234.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Thomas CarleyDirectorSell1,004$94.28$94,657.12View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Jon JustesenDirectorSell4,000$86.00$344,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Gregory VaughnVPSell27,239$83.70$2,279,904.30View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013James D MillerVPSell35,300$67.94$2,398,282.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2013Jon L JustesenDirectorBuy4,000$52.47$209,880.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)
DateHeadline
News IconTrading Focus on This Stock: Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Providence Standard (NASDAQ:BBSI)
providencestandard.com - March 1 at 7:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BBSI-US : February 24, 2017 (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 24 at 1:02 PM
News IconYieldBoost BBSI From 1.6% To 12.6% Using Options (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.stockoptionschannel.com - February 23 at 1:52 AM
4-traders.com logoBARRETT BUSINESS SERVICES, INC. : ex-dividend day (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.4-traders.com - February 23 at 1:52 AM
nasdaq.com logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 23, 2017 - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 3:52 PM
News IconShould income investors buy Barrett Business Services Inc (BBSI) before its ex-dividend date? (NASDAQ:BBSI)
simplywall.st - February 19 at 10:16 AM
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sherwooddaily.com - February 17 at 6:22 PM
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piedmontregister.com - February 14 at 8:29 PM
News IconShares Surging Higher, Hitting Winner's List Mid-Session: Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:BBSI)
aikenadvocate.com - February 13 at 9:24 PM
News IconMarket Stir – Advanced Volatility Spotted on Shares of Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:BBSI)
aikenadvocate.com - February 13 at 9:24 PM
marketwired.com logoBBSI Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.25 Per Share - Marketwired (press release) (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.marketwired.com - February 11 at 3:50 PM
News IconStock in Review: Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Benton Bulletin (NASDAQ:BBSI)
bentonbulletin.com - February 11 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBSI Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.25 Per Share (NASDAQ:BBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 9:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:07 pm Barrett Business increases quarterly dividend to $0.25/share from $0.22/share (NASDAQ:BBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 9:05 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoBARRETT BUSINESS SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:BBSI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 9 at 9:05 PM
marketwired.com logoBBSI Sets Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call for Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm ET - Marketwired (press release) (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.marketwired.com - February 9 at 4:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBSI Sets Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call for Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. ET (NASDAQ:BBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 9:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BBSI-US : February 8, 2017 (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 4:00 PM
News IconIndicator Review on Shares of Barrett Business Services Inc. (BBSI) - Market Point (NASDAQ:BBSI)
mtptnews.com - February 1 at 4:03 PM
News IconShares in Focus Barrett Business Services Inc. (BBSI) - Market Point (NASDAQ:BBSI)
mtptnews.com - January 30 at 1:50 AM
News IconIronwood Investment Management Cuts Position in Barrett Business Services (BBSI) by $3664085 - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 30 at 1:50 AM
News IconOff To a Slow Start in The New Year, Stock Looks For a Turnaround: Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:BBSI)
aikenadvocate.com - January 28 at 8:50 PM
News IconPrice Index Watch on Shares of Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - The Tribune (NASDAQ:BBSI)
lakecitytribune.com - January 26 at 4:22 PM
News IconTrading Watch: ADX and CCI Review for Barrett Business Services Inc. (BBSI) - Springdale Times (NASDAQ:BBSI)
springdaletimes.com - January 26 at 4:22 PM
capitalcube.com logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BBSI) : January 25, 2017 (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 4:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BBSI-US : January 24, 2017 (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 24 at 4:22 PM
News IconEquity Research Analysts Peer Into Their Crystal Ball For Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:BBSI)
aikenadvocate.com - January 20 at 8:39 PM
News IconStock Sees Muffled Start to the Session Gapping Down: Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:BBSI)
aikenadvocate.com - January 20 at 3:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoBarrett Business Services, Inc. : BBSI-US: Dividend Analysis : November 22nd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 20, 2017 (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 3:39 PM
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baxleyreport.com - January 18 at 4:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoBARRETT BUSINESS SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:BBSI)
biz.yahoo.com - January 12 at 9:01 PM
News IconMomentum Stocks Try To Beat Views: Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI) - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NASDAQ:BBSI)
streetwisereport.com - January 12 at 2:08 AM
marketwired.com logoBBSI Promotes Heather Gould to Chief Strategy Officer - Marketwired (press release) (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.marketwired.com - January 12 at 2:08 AM
News IconBarrett names chief strategy officer (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www2.staffingindustry.com - January 11 at 4:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBSI Promotes Heather Gould to Chief Strategy Officer (NASDAQ:BBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 8:58 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Barrett Business Services, Inc. : January 9, 2017 (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 9 at 4:58 PM
4-traders.com logoBarrett Business Services : BBSI) Appoints Vincent Price to Board of Directors (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.4-traders.com - December 22 at 3:53 PM
marketexclusive.com logoBARRETT BUSINESS SERVICES, INC. (NASDAQ:BBSI) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers ... - Market Exclusive (NASDAQ:BBSI)
marketexclusive.com - December 22 at 2:56 AM
streetinsider.com logoBarrett Business Services (BBSI) Appoints Vincent Price to Board of Directors - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.streetinsider.com - December 21 at 2:10 AM
4-traders.com logoBarrett Business Services : BBSI Appoints Vince Price to its Board of Directors (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 9:09 PM
streetinsider.com logoBarrett Business Services (BBSI) Appoints Vincent Price to Board of Directors (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.streetinsider.com - December 20 at 9:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoBARRETT BUSINESS SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:BBSI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 20 at 9:09 PM
publicnow.com logoBBSI Appoints Vince Price to its Board of Directors (NASDAQ:BBSI)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 9:09 PM
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www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 15 at 8:43 PM
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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 10th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, March 14th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 23rd. This is a positive change from Barrett Business Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22.

When will Barrett Business Services announce their earnings?

Barrett Business Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 7th 2017.

Who owns Barrett Business Services stock?

Barrett Business Services' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co (10.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.69%), Numeric Investors LLC (2.37%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.02%), State Street Corp (1.79%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.05%). Company insiders that own Barrett Business Services stock include Anthony Meeker, Gregory R Vaughn and Jon L Justesen.

Who sold Barrett Business Services stock? Who is selling Barrett Business Services stock?

Barrett Business Services' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cadence Capital Management LLC, Century Capital Management LLC, Boothbay Fund Management LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

Who bought Barrett Business Services stock? Who is buying Barrett Business Services stock?

Barrett Business Services' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Numeric Investors LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Menta Capital LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC.

How do I buy Barrett Business Services stock?

Shares of Barrett Business Services can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Barrett Business Services stock cost?

One share of Barrett Business Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.03.

Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI) Chart for Wednesday, March, 1, 2017


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Earnings by Quarter for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI)

Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff