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

$88.13
+1.98 (+2.30 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$86.21
Now: $88.13
$87.30
50-Day Range
$82.45
MA: $87.49
$90.34
52-Week Range
$53.10
Now: $88.13
$91.92
Volume894 shs
Average Volume45,464 shs
Market Capitalization$658.33 million
P/E Ratio17.70
Dividend Yield1.39%
Beta0.95
Barrett Business Services, Inc provides business management solutions for small and mid-sized companies in the United States. It develops a management platform that integrates a knowledge-based approach from the management consulting industry with tools from the human resource outsourcing industry. The company 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 other administration functions for the client's existing workforce. Read More…

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$5.8597 per share
Book Value$16.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$38.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees195,000
Market Cap$658.33 million
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 6th. Investors of record on Friday, August 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, September 6th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 22nd. This is a positive change from Barrett Business Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. View Barrett Business Services' Dividend History.

How were Barrett Business Services' earnings last quarter?

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 6th. The business services provider reported $1.81 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.69 by $0.12. The business services provider earned $1.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.47 billion. Barrett Business Services had a return on equity of 39.94% and a net margin of 5.09%. 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 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Barrett Business Services.

What price target have analysts set for BBSI?

2 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Barrett Business Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate Barrett Business Services' share price to reach $112.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.7% 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?

News stories about BBSI stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Barrett Business Services earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the business services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Barrett Business Services.

Are investors shorting Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 84,800 shares, an increase of 52.5% from the July 31st total of 55,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 47,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Barrett Business Services' Current Options Chain.

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 iShares Transportation Average ETF (IYT), IQE (IQE), Akorn (AKRX), Broadcom (AVGO), Hain Celestial Group (HAIN), Zynga (ZNGA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Home Depot (HD), Wildhorse Resource Development (WRD) and SPDR Gold Shares (GLD).

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, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer and 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.16%), BlackRock Inc. (6.69%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.94%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.39%), Cloverdale Capital Management LLC (2.94%) and Northern Trust Corp (2.32%). 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 Marshall Wace LLP, Cloverdale Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citadel Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley and Invesco Ltd.. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc. and Smith Asset Management Group LP. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Barrett Business Services' stock price today?

One share of BBSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.13.

How big of a company is Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services has a market capitalization of $658.33 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.View Additional Information About Barrett Business Services.

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:  234 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  203 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  437
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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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