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

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$72.86 +1.15 (+1.60 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 01:18 AM ET)
Previous Close$71.71
Today's Range$71.25 - $73.0150
52-Week Range$53.10 - $98.76
Volume44,603 shs
Average Volume28,724 shs
Market Capitalization$537.71 million
P/E Ratio21.88
Dividend Yield1.40%
Beta0.71
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$920.43 million
Cash Flow$4.2658 per share
Book Value$12.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$25.17 million

Miscellaneous

Employees124,212
Market Cap$537.71 million
Next Earnings Date2/26/2019 (Confirmed)
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. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.37%. 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The business services provider reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.26. The business services provider had revenue of $1.38 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.42 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 price target have analysts set for BBSI?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Barrett Business Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate Barrett Business Services' stock price to reach $97.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.8% 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?

Headlines about BBSI stock have been trending positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles 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 stock's share price in the next several days.

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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.56%), Northern Trust Corp (2.34%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.67%), River Road Asset Management LLC (1.38%), Tieton Capital Management LLC (0.86%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.75%). 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 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackay Shields LLC, Tieton Capital Management LLC, Concentrum Wealth Management, Martingale Asset Management L P, Bessemer Group Inc., QS Investors LLC, Aptus Capital Advisors LLC and United Services Automobile Association. 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 $72.86.

How big of a company is Barrett Business Services?

Barrett Business Services has a market capitalization of $537.71 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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  171 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  361
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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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