On Assignment Company Profile (NYSE:ASGN)

About On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)

On Assignment logoOn Assignment, Inc. is a global provider of in-demand, skilled professionals in the technology, life sciences and creative sectors. The Company matches resumes with job descriptions to match people they know into positions they understand for temporary, contract-to-hire, and direct hire assignments. It operates through two segments. The Apex segment provides technical, scientific and creative professionals for temporary, contract-to-hire and permanent placement positions and consulting services to clients across the United States. The Apex segment includes Apex Systems, Lab Support and Creative Circle. The Oxford segment provides specialized niche staffing, permanent placement and consulting services in select skill and geographic markets. The Oxford segment includes Oxford Global Resources, CyberCoders and Life Sciences Europe. The Company has a network of branch offices throughout the United States, Canada and Europe.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Employment Services
  • Sub-Industry: Human Resource & Employment Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:ASGN
  • CUSIP: 68215910
  • Web: www.onassignment.com
  • Market Cap: $2.60645 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 52,804,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $47.66
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $50.07
  • 52 Week Range: $32.04 - $55.53
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.13
  • P/E Growth: 1.78
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.53 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.04
  • Book Value: $17.55 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.85
  • EBIDTA: $263.01 million
  • Net Margins: 4.32%
  • Return on Equity: 16.71%
  • Return on Assets: 8.42%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.63%
  • Current Ratio: 2.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.59%
  • Average Volume: 250,484 shs.
  • Beta: 2.13
  • Short Ratio: 1.92

Frequently Asked Questions for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)

What is On Assignment's stock symbol?

On Assignment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ASGN."

How were On Assignment's earnings last quarter?

On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $582 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $552.80 million. On Assignment had a net margin of 4.32% and a return on equity of 16.71%. The business's revenue was up 35.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.41 earnings per share. View On Assignment's Earnings History.

Where is On Assignment's stock going? Where will On Assignment's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for On Assignment's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect On Assignment's share price to reach $56.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for On Assignment.

Who are some of On Assignment's key competitors?

Who are On Assignment's key executives?

On Assignment's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jeremy M. Jones, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Theodore S. Hanson, President
  • Peter T. Dameris, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Edward L. Pierce, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Randolph C. Blazer, President of Apex
  • James L. Brill, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Treasurer
  • Jennifer Hankes Painter, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
  • William E. Brock, Independent Director
  • Brian J. Callaghan, Independent Director
  • Jonathan S. Holman, Independent Director

How do I buy On Assignment stock?

Shares of On Assignment can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is On Assignment's stock price today?

One share of On Assignment stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.01.

MarketBeat Community Rating for On Assignment (NYSE ASGN)
Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  185 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  98 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  283
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about On Assignment and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $56.00 (11.98% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/1/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$51.00 -> $57.00LowView Rating Details
4/27/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$52.00 -> $55.00HighView Rating Details
2/15/2017Avondale PartnersUpgradeMkt Perform -> Mkt OutperformN/AView Rating Details
4/9/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$52.00N/AView Rating Details
2/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$50.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Earnings by Quarter for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Earnings History by Quarter for On Assignment (NYSE ASGN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2016Q116$0.60$0.66$552.80 million$582.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.74$0.76$565.74 million$577.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.76$0.82$551.54 million$572.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.56$0.61$468.94 million$485.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.43$0.41$436.78 million$430.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.51$0.60$469.90 million$475.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.56$0.57$479.50 million$477.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.52$0.56$471.00 million$468.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.25$0.42$436.15 million$439.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.33$0.35$422.04 million$423.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.34$0.37$431.53 million$432.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.28$0.32$410.88 million$417.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.19$0.20$378.47 million$389.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.28$0.31$387.04 million$401.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.30$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.23$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.16$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.16$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.17$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.13$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.06$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.07$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.85 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.1 EPS


Dividend History for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.98%
Insider Trades by Quarter for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/17/2015Peter T DamerisCEOSell105,500$44.72$4,717,960.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Peter T. DamerisCEOSell49,200$47.21$2,322,732.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Peter T. DamerisCEOSell70,000$46.91$3,283,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015Peter T. DamerisCEOSell70,000$46.86$3,280,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Brian J. CallaghanDirectorSell31,612$45.88$1,450,358.56View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Michael McgowanCOOSell45,961$46.76$2,149,136.36View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015William E BrockDirectorSell10,000$45.53$455,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Brian J. CallaghanDirectorSell79,500$45.55$3,621,225.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Edwin A. SheridanDirectorSell64,402$45.93$2,957,983.86View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Randolph C BlazerInsiderSell10,000$46.37$463,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Theodore S HansonCFOSell25,000$46.37$1,159,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Edward L PierceCFOSell20,000$46.50$930,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Marty R KittrellDirectorSell3,000$45.94$137,820.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Peter T DamerisCEOSell75,000$44.96$3,372,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Peter T DamerisCEOSell25,000$40.25$1,006,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Peter T DamerisCEOSell10,000$39.33$393,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell37,217$38.88$1,446,996.96View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Jeffrey E VeatchInsiderSell150,000$38.94$5,841,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell175,283$38.50$6,748,395.50View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell37,615$37.80$1,421,847.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell14,115$38.07$537,358.05View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Jonathan S HolmanDirectorSell1,000$38.26$38,260.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Michael McgowanCOOSell3,124$38.28$119,586.72View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell10,900$37.59$409,731.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell15,666$37.78$591,861.48View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Edwin A SheridanDirectorSell60,500$38.21$2,311,705.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Michael McgowanCOOSell5,124$38.94$199,528.56View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Michael McgowanCOOSell28,323$39.01$1,104,880.23View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Randolph C BlazerInsiderSell13,000$39.19$509,470.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015James L BrillCAOSell20,000$38.75$775,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Marty R KittrellDirectorSell2,000$38.61$77,220.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Peter T DamerisCEOSell45,000$38.69$1,741,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Jeffrey E VeatchInsiderSell127,000$36.12$4,587,240.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Randolph C BlazerInsiderSell40,880$35.51$1,451,648.80View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Theodore S HansonCFOSell62,000$35.61$2,207,820.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014James BrillCAOSell20,000$34.90$698,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Peter DamerisCEOSell40,000$34.52$1,380,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Peter DamerisCEOSell40,000$34.00$1,360,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Christian RutherfordInsiderSell5,872$34.11$200,293.92View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013James BrillCAOSell15,000$33.16$497,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Emmett McgrathInsiderSell20,000$33.00$660,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Peter DamerisCEOSell40,000$33.01$1,320,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2013Michael McgowanCEOBuy1,006$21.11$21,236.66View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Christina GibsonVPSell3,500$33.00$115,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Emmett McgrathInsiderSell27,500$32.96$906,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013James L BrillCAOSell20,000$31.94$638,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Peter T DamerisCEOSell49,900$31.36$1,564,864.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Theodore HansonCFOSell22,459$30.47$684,325.73View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Theodore S HansonCFOSell61,926$30.70$1,901,128.20View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Brian J CallaghanInsiderSell1,000,000$30.13$30,130,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Marty R KittrellDirectorSell3,000$32.00$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Theodore S HansonCFOSell75,000$26.15$1,961,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Randolph C BlazerInsiderSell65,167$26.04$1,696,948.68View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Peter T DamerisCEOSell50,000$27.27$1,363,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Emmett McgrathInsiderSell25,000$26.59$664,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Christina GibsonVPSell3,000$25.00$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Peter T DamerisCEOSell21,033$24.96$524,983.68View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Jeremy M JonesDirectorSell25,000$19.75$493,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Marty R KittrellDirectorBuy3,000$16.35$49,050.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
Latest Headlines for On Assignment (NYSE:ASGN)
thestreet.com logoInteresting ASGN Put And Call Options For November 17th
www.thestreet.com - September 18 at 4:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment (ASGN) and ManpowerGroup (MAN) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 10:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ASGN-US : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 4:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment (ASGN) and TrueBlue (TBI) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 6:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) to Announce $0.75 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 10:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Analysis: On Assignment (ASGN) and ManpowerGroup (MAN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 10:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing ManpowerGroup (MAN) & On Assignment (ASGN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 6:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment Completes Term Loan Reprice
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 4:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: On Assignment (ASGN) vs. ManpowerGroup (MAN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 12:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: On Assignment (ASGN) and 51job (JOBS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 1:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $665.22 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 1:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment Inc
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 3:34 AM
seekingalpha.com logoOn Assignment (ASGN) Presents At 2017 Technology Services Forum - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. :ASGN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about On Assignment Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 2:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 12:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Cut to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 9:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ASGN earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: On Assignment, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment Reports Results for Second Quarter of 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASGN-US : July 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $655.90 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 1:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.72 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 2:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApex Systems Wins 2017 Bullseye Award for Staffing Innovation: Most Innovative Use of Technology from Bullhorn, Inc. and ClearEdge Marketing
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 3:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 11:36 PM
nasdaq.com logoASGN Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
www.nasdaq.com - June 11 at 1:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRobert Half International (RHI) versus On Assignment (ASGN) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 12:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Raised to "Strong-Buy" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) to Announce $0.72 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Analysis: Robert Half International (RHI) vs. On Assignment (ASGN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 12:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApex Life Sciences Earns Recognition for Supplier Excellence at the Agile-1 Fifth Annual US Customer Forum
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 4:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment to Participate in Investor Conferences in June
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to On Assignment, Inc. : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 3:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.72 EPS Expected for On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 9:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApex Systems and Apex Life Sciences Named Winners of the Greater Richmond Area 2017 Top Workplaces Award by the Richmond Times-Dispatch
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Price Target Increased to $57.00 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 8:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ASGN earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 4:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Increases On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Price Target to $55.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:41 AM
seekingalpha.com logoOn Assignment's (ASGN) CEO Peter Dameris on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 1:57 AM
marketbeat.com logoOn Assignment beats Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - April 26 at 6:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.57 Earnings Per Share Expected for On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ASGN) : April 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ASGN-US : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLPC: On Assignment dispenses with loan Libor floor
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 3:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASGN-US : April 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOn Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Director Sells $1,213,226.76 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould Value Investors Pick On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN)?
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 3:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApex Systems Wins Inavero’s 2017 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 8:35 AM



On Assignment (ASGN) Chart for Tuesday, September, 19, 2017

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