Trueblue Company Profile (NYSE:TBI)

About Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)

Trueblue logoTrueBlue, Inc. is a provider of specialized workforce solutions. The Company is engaged in providing staffing, on-site workforce management and recruitment process outsourcing services. The Company operates through three segments: PeopleReady, PeopleManagement and PeopleScout. Its PeopleReady segment provides blue-collar contingent staffing through the PeopleReady service line. Its PeopleManagement segment provides primarily on-premise contingent staffing and on-premise management of those contingent staffing services through four segments: Staff Management a SMX (Staff Management), SIMOS Insourcing Solutions Corporation (SIMOS), Centerline and PlaneTechs. Its PeopleScout segment provides permanent employee recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) and management of outsourced labor service providers through two segments: PeopleScout and PeopleScout MSP.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Employment Services
  • Sub-Industry: Human Resource & Employment Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:TBI
  • CUSIP: 89785X10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.00385 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,578,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $24.50
  • 52 Week Range: $16.50 - $28.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.88
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.99
  • P/E Growth: 1.38
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.61 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.38
  • Book Value: $12.83 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.86
  • EBITDA: $138.93 million
  • Net Margins: 2.15%
  • Return on Equity: 9.87%
  • Return on Assets: 4.95%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 1.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.71%
  • Average Volume: 287,412 shs.
  • Beta: 2.4
  • Short Ratio: 2.01

Frequently Asked Questions for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)

What is Trueblue's stock symbol?

Trueblue trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TBI."

How were Trueblue's earnings last quarter?

Trueblue Inc (NYSE:TBI) released its earnings results on Monday, July, 31st. The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.42. The company earned $610.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $610.04 million. Trueblue had a return on equity of 9.87% and a net margin of 2.15%. The business's revenue was down 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.54 EPS. View Trueblue's Earnings History.

When will Trueblue make its next earnings announcement?

Trueblue is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 30th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Trueblue.

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

Trueblue updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Monday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.550$0.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.65. The company issued revenue guidance of $645-$660 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $661.02 million.

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

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Trueblue's stock. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Trueblue's stock price to reach $22.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Trueblue.

Who are some of Trueblue's key competitors?

Who are Trueblue's key executives?

Trueblue's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Joseph P. Sambataro Jr., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • A. Patrick Beharelle, President, Chief Operating Officer
  • Steven C. Cooper, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Derrek L. Gafford CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • James E. Defebaugh, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Sean A Ebner, Executive Vice President, President - PeopleReady
  • Wayne W. Larkin, Executive Vice President - Strategic Accounts
  • Jonathan D. Means, Executive Vice President, President -workforce management group
  • Taryn R. Owen, Executive Vice President, President - PeopleScout
  • Jeffrey B. Sakaguchi, Lead Independent Director

Who owns Trueblue stock?

Trueblue's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Strs Ohio (0.09%), Alpha Windward LLC (0.06%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Trueblue stock include Derrek Lane Gafford, Gates Mckibbin, James E Defebaugh, Joseph P Sambataro Jr, Kimberly A Cannon, Steven C Cooper and Wayne W Larkin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Trueblue.

Who bought Trueblue stock? Who is buying Trueblue stock?

Trueblue's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpha Windward LLC, Strs Ohio and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Trueblue.

How do I buy Trueblue stock?

Shares of Trueblue 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 Trueblue's stock price today?

One share of Trueblue stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.90.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Trueblue (NYSE TBI)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  137 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  293
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Trueblue 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 Trueblue (NYSE:TBI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $22.00 (7.95% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Price Target History for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Analysts' Ratings History for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$23.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$25.00N/AView Rating Details
12/19/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeSell -> Hold$18.00N/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$32.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Earnings by Quarter for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Trueblue (NYSE TBI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/30/2017$0.58N/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2017Q2 2017$0.42$0.42$610.04 million$610.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.12$0.21$569.85 million$568.24 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.54$0.56$703.86 million$734.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q316$0.75$0.70$715.69 million$697.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.43$0.51$675.33 million$673.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.25$0.26$666.14 million$646.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.60$0.66$747.50 million$811.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$0.55$0.54$663.87 million$683.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.40$0.45$635.09 million$628.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.12$0.20$561.95 million$573.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.45$0.52$699.20 million$691.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.45$0.54$641.70 million$633.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.31$0.39$456.80 million$453.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.03$0.04$403.20 million$396.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.33$0.36$437.52 million$448.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.48$0.48$457.31 million$151.16 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.26$0.31$420.34 million$422.31 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013($0.02)($0.03)$342.15 million$346.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.13$0.19$336.70 million$344.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.37$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.26$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.04$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.30$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.18$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011($0.02)$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.12$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.71
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q2 20171$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q3 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.82%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Trueblue (NYSE:TBI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017Wayne W LarkinEVPSell10,000$23.00$230,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2017Wayne W. LarkinEVPSell10,000$20.38$203,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017Derrek Lane GaffordCFOSell20,000$27.75$555,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Joseph P Sambataro JrDirectorSell25,000$28.32$708,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017James E. DefebaughEVPSell5,000$27.00$135,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Steven C CooperCEOSell40,000$27.03$1,081,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017James E DefebaughEVPSell2,000$25.62$51,240.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017James E DefebaughEVPSell8,000$25.15$201,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016James E. DefebaughEVPSell5,000$23.07$115,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Wayne W LarkinCOOSell13,000$26.00$338,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Wayne W LarkinCOOSell13,000$25.00$325,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Kimberly A CannonEVPSell10,000$29.01$290,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Gates MckibbinDirectorSell3,568$30.00$107,040.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Wayne W LarkinCOOSell8,263$31.00$256,153.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Gates MckibbinDirectorSell8,013$29.43$235,822.59View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Steven C CooperCEOSell70,000$29.06$2,034,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Wayne W LarkinCOOSell10,000$29.50$295,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015James E DefebaughEVPSell3,000$23.75$71,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Kimberly A CannonEVPSell13,477$22.78$307,006.06View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Kimberly A CannonEVPSell10,000$25.20$252,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Steven C CooperCEOSell35,000$24.85$869,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Wayne W LarkinCOOSell5,000$28.74$143,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Wayne W LarkinCOOSell24,820$28.00$694,960.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Billie Riggs OttoEVPSell4,161$28.77$119,711.97View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Thomas McchesneyDirectorSell3,203$24.32$77,896.96View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013James DefebaughEVPSell5,000$26.98$134,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Steven CooperCEOSell90,231$27.05$2,440,748.55View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Steven CooperCEOSell6,100$27.00$164,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Derrek Lane GaffordCFOSell25,000$26.82$670,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Thomas McchesneyDirectorSell1,500$27.02$40,530.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Gates MckibbinDirectorSell2,500$26.42$66,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Joseph P Sambataro JrDirectorSell25,000$26.27$656,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Norman H FreyInsiderSell5,000$25.00$125,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Billie Riggs OttoEVPSell12,800$24.19$309,632.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Gates MckibbinDirectorSell1,000$23.47$23,470.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013James E DefebaughEVPSell3,769$22.65$85,367.85View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013James E DefebaughEVPSell26,400$23.11$610,104.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Steven C CooperCEOSell51,000$23.10$1,178,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Gates MckibbinDirectorSell1,000$22.47$22,470.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Derrek Lane GaffordCFOSell24,000$21.56$517,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Gates MckibbinDirectorSell1,000$21.47$21,470.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Gates MckibbinDirectorSell5,000$20.89$104,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Wayne W LarkinEVPSell38,462$20.90$803,855.80View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Thomas McchesneyDirectorSell5,382$18.77$101,020.14View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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