NASDAQ:KFRC - Kforce Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$29.50 -0.65 (-2.16 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$29.50
Today's Range$29.19 - $30.66
52-Week Range$23.80 - $43.51
Volume218,855 shs
Average Volume132,205 shs
Market Capitalization$768.92 million
P/E Ratio18.79
Dividend Yield2.44%
Beta1.74
Kforce Inc. provides professional staffing services and solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through Technology (Tech), Finance and Accounting (FA), and Government Solutions (GS) segments. The Tech segment provides temporary staffing and permanent placement services to its clients primarily in the areas of information technology, such as systems/applications architecture and development, project management, enterprise data management, business intelligence, artificial intelligence, machine learning, network architecture, and security. This segment serves clients in various industries comprising financial services, communications, insurance services, and government sectors. The FA segment offers temporary staffing and permanent placement services to its clients in areas, such as general accounting, business analysis, accounts payable, accounts receivable, financial analysis and reporting, taxation, budget preparation and analysis, mortgage and loan processing, cost analysis, professional administration, outsourced functional support, credit and collections, audit services, and systems and controls analysis and documentation. This segment serves clients in various industries, including financial services, healthcare, and government sectors. The GS segment provides staffing services and solutions to the Federal Government as a prime and a subcontractor. It offers integrated business solutions to its clients in areas, such as information technology infrastructure transformation, healthcare informatics, data and knowledge management and analytics, research and development, audit readiness, financial management, and accounting. Kforce Inc. was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Help supply services
Sub-IndustryHuman Resource & Employment Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KFRC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP49373210
Phone813-552-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.49
Current Ratio2.66
Quick Ratio2.66

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.79
Forward P/E Ratio13.35
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Price / Sales0.57
Cash Flow$1.8334 per share
Price / Cash Flow16.09
Book Value$5.07 per share
Price / Book5.82

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.57
Net Income$33.28 million
Net Margins3.40%
Return on Equity36.45%
Return on Assets13.63%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,600
Outstanding Shares26,070,000
Market Cap$768.92 million
OptionableOptionable

Kforce (NASDAQ:KFRC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kforce's stock symbol?

Kforce trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KFRC."

How often does Kforce pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kforce?

Kforce declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, December 21st. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 6th. View Kforce's Dividend History.

How were Kforce's earnings last quarter?

Kforce Inc. (NASDAQ:KFRC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 31st. The business services provider reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.66 by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $355.45 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $356.89 million. Kforce had a net margin of 3.40% and a return on equity of 36.45%. The firm's revenue was up 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.45 earnings per share. View Kforce's Earnings History.

When is Kforce's next earnings date?

Kforce is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kforce.

What guidance has Kforce issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kforce updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.56-0.58 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.59. The company issued revenue guidance of $349-354 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $355.07 million.

What price target have analysts set for KFRC?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Kforce's shares. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Kforce's stock price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kforce.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kforce?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kforce in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kforce.

Has Kforce been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KFRC stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Kforce earned a coverage optimism score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Kforce's key competitors?

Who are Kforce's key executives?

Kforce's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David L. Dunkel, Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Howard W. Sutter, Vice Chairman & Sr. VP of Leader Devel. (Age 69)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Liberatore, Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. David M. Kelly, Sr. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Ms. Kyle L. Mitchell, Chief Operations Officer (Age 48)

Who are Kforce's major shareholders?

Kforce's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.33%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.68%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.57%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.43%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.22%) and Royce & Associates LP (1.97%). Company insiders that own Kforce stock include David L Dunkel, David M Kelly, Elaine Rosen, Gordon Tunstall, Howard W Sutter, Jeffrey B Hackman, John Allred, Joseph J Liberatore, Kye L Mitchell, Michael R Blackman, N John Simmons, Peter M Alonso, Ralph Struzziero and Richard M Cocchiaro. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kforce.

Which institutional investors are selling Kforce stock?

KFRC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Tributary Capital Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Polaris Capital Management LLC and Columbia Partners L.L.C. Investment Management. Company insiders that have sold Kforce company stock in the last year include David L Dunkel, David M Kelly, Gordon Tunstall, Howard W Sutter, Jeffrey B Hackman, John Allred, Joseph J Liberatore, Kye L Mitchell, Michael R Blackman, Ralph Struzziero and Richard M Cocchiaro. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kforce.

Which institutional investors are buying Kforce stock?

KFRC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, AQR Capital Management LLC, Matarin Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kforce.

How do I buy shares of Kforce?

Shares of KFRC 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 Kforce's stock price today?

One share of KFRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.50.

How big of a company is Kforce?

Kforce has a market capitalization of $768.92 million and generates $1.36 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $33.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.57 on an earnings per share basis. Kforce employs 2,600 workers across the globe.

What is Kforce's official website?

The official website for Kforce is http://www.kforce.com.

How can I contact Kforce?

Kforce's mailing address is 1001 EAST PALM AVENUE, TAMPA FL, 33605. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 813-552-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kforce (NASDAQ KFRC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  246 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  518
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kforce and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KFRC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KFRC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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