NASDAQ:JOBS - 51job Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$90.45 -2.18 (-2.35 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$92.63
Today's Range$89.06 - $92.97
52-Week Range$47.12 - $114.63
Volume227,000 shs
Average Volume289,400 shs
Market Capitalization$5.72 billion
P/E Ratio42.49
Dividend YieldN/A
51job logo51job, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated human resource services in the People's Republic of China. The company offers recruitment advertising services, including online recruitment services through its Websites comprising,,, and; and mobile applications that enable job seekers to access their accounts through mobile devices and utilize functions available on their Websites. It also provides other human resource related services, such as business process outsourcing that consist of social insurance and benefits processing, regulatory compliance with local governmental employment regulations, and payroll processing; and conducts training seminars in the business management, leadership, sales and marketing, human resource, negotiation skills, financial planning and analysis, public administration, manufacturing, secretarial, and other skills. In addition, the company offers campus recruitment services to corporations that seek to recruit college and university students; and placement and executive search services to employers seeking to attract talent and fill job vacancies. Further, it provides professional and scientific assessment tools that assist human resource departments in evaluating capabilities and dispositions of job candidates and existing employees, as well as offers talent assessment services; conducts general and customized surveys on salary, employee retention, and other human resource related topics; organizes and hosts annual human resource conferences and events; and provides support and administrative services to employers on select recruitment projects. The company serves multinational corporations, large national Chinese corporations, and the local Chinese enterprises. It offers its services through sales offices, and a national sales and customer service call center in Wuhan. 51job, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Employment agencies
SectorConsumer Staples


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38
Current Ratio3.67
Quick Ratio3.67


Trailing P/E Ratio42.49
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$437.82 million
Price / Sales12.76
Cash Flow$2.2539 per share
Price / Cash40.13
Book Value$14.82 per share
Price / Book6.10


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.11
Net Income$57.15 million
Net Margins18.16%
Return on Equity16.01%
Return on Assets9.48%


Outstanding Shares61,780,000
Market Cap$5,722.87

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51job (NASDAQ:JOBS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is 51job's stock symbol?

51job trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "JOBS."

When did 51job's stock split? How did 51job's stock split work?

51job's stock split on Friday, August 8th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, July 18th 2014. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, August 7th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of 51job stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were 51job's earnings last quarter?

51job, Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $129.34 million for the quarter. 51job had a return on equity of 16.01% and a net margin of 18.16%. View 51job's Earnings History.

When is 51job's next earnings date?

51job is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for 51job.

What price target have analysts set for JOBS?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for 51job's shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect 51job's share price to reach $60.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 33.7%. View Analyst Ratings for 51job.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 51job?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for 51job in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of 51job's key competitors?

Who are 51job's key executives?

51job's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rick Yan, Co-Founder, Director, CEO, Pres & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Kathleen Chien, Co-Founder, Acting CFO & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jingwu Chen, Sr. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Tao Wang, VP (Age 56)
  • Ms. Linda Chien, Head of Investor Relations and VP

Has 51job been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about JOBS stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. 51job earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 46.60 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are 51job's major shareholders?

51job's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.20%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.17%), Dorsey Wright & Associates (0.17%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.12%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for 51job.

Which institutional investors are selling 51job stock?

JOBS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Bank of Montreal Can and Fisher Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for 51job.

Which institutional investors are buying 51job stock?

JOBS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dorsey Wright & Associates, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Confluence Investment Management LLC and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for 51job.

How do I buy shares of 51job?

Shares of JOBS 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 51job's stock price today?

One share of JOBS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.45.

How big of a company is 51job?

51job has a market capitalization of $5.72 billion and generates $437.82 million in revenue each year. The company earns $57.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.11 on an earnings per share basis. 51job employs 7,373 workers across the globe.

How can I contact 51job?

51job's mailing address is BUILDING 3 NO. 1387 ZHANG DONG ROAD, SHANGHAI F4, 201203. The company can be reached via phone at 86-21-6160-1888 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for 51job (NASDAQ JOBS)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  306 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  131 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  437
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about 51job and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JOBS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JOBS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by Staff

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