NASDAQ:BBSI - Barrett Business Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $67.79 -1.63 (-2.35 %) (As of 11/21/2018 10:54 AM ET)Previous Close$69.42Today's Range$67.79 - $70.2552-Week Range$56.10 - $98.76Volume240 shsAverage Volume43,793 shsMarket Capitalization$514.61 millionP/E Ratio20.60Dividend Yield1.43%Beta0.53 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Help supply services Sub-IndustryHuman Resource & Employment Services SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNASDAQ:BBSI Previous Symbol CUSIP06846310 Webwww.barrettbusiness.com Phone360-828-0700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04 Current Ratio0.94 Quick Ratio0.94 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.60 Forward P/E Ratio15.03 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$920.43 million Price / Sales0.54 Cash Flow$4.0788 per share Price / Cash16.62 Book Value$13.54 per share Price / Book5.01 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.33 Net Income$25.17 million Net Margins3.34% Return on Equity36.31% Return on Assets4.49% Miscellaneous Employees124,212 Outstanding Shares7,380,000Market Cap$514.61 million 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 Friday, November 9th. Investors of record on Friday, November 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 21st. View Barrett Business Services' Dividend History. How were Barrett Business Services' earnings last quarter? Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The business services provider reported $2.50 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.21 by $0.29. The business services provider earned $1.45 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.46 billion. Barrett Business Services had a return on equity of 36.31% and a net margin of 3.34%. 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, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Barrett Business Services. What guidance has Barrett Business Services issued on next quarter's earnings? Barrett Business Services updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.31-4.31 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.28. What price target have analysts set for BBSI? 2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Barrett Business Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Barrett Business Services' stock price to reach $97.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 43.8% 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 stories about BBSI stock have trended very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Barrett Business Services earned a media sentiment score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Barrett Business Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Barrett Business Services include TTEC (TTEC), Trueblue (TBI), Kelly Services (KELYB), Kelly Services (KELYA), Kforce (KFRC), SThree (STREF), Cross Country Healthcare (CCRN), StarTek (SRT), DLH (DLHC), R C M Technologies (RCMT), Hudson Global (HSON), Staffing 360 Solutions (STAF), Corporate Resource Services (CRRSQ), ADECCO Grp AG/ADR (AHEXY) and Command Center (CCNI). 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) 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.54%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.52%), BlackRock Inc. (6.57%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.59%), Capital Research Global Investors (3.93%) and Capital World Investors (3.93%). 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 Capital World Investors, Morgan Stanley, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Prudential Financial Inc., Man Group plc and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold Barrett Business Services company stock in the last year include Anthony Meeker, Gregory R Vaughn, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Foundry Partners LLC, FMR LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., AQR Capital Management LLC, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, River Road Asset Management LLC and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. 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 $67.79. How big of a company is Barrett Business Services? Barrett Business Services has a market capitalization of $514.61 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 178 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 154 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 332MarketBeat'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 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do investors use RSI to grade stocks?