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: Business Services
  • Industry: Employment Services - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Human Resource & Employment Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:TBI
  • CUSIP: 89785X10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.1342 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,637,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $26.85
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $25.77
  • 52 Week Range: $16.50 - $28.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.06
  • P/E Growth: 1.49
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.67 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.42
  • Book Value: $12.82 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.08
  • EBIDTA: $142.54 million
  • Net Margins: -0.66%
  • Return on Equity: 16.30%
  • Return on Assets: 7.61%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.10%
  • Current Ratio: 1.50%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.50%
  • Average Volume: 308,366 shs.
  • Beta: 2.32
  • Short Ratio: 1.21

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) issued its earnings results on Monday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.09. The business earned $568.24 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $569.85 million. TrueBlue had a positive return on equity of 16.30% and a negative net margin of 0.66%. TrueBlue's revenue was down 12.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.27 earnings per share. View TrueBlue's Earnings History.

When will TrueBlue make its next earnings announcement?

TrueBlue is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 18th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for TrueBlue.

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

TrueBlue updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Monday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.38-0.43 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.46. The company issued revenue guidance of $600-615 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $619.95 million.

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

3 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for TrueBlue's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate TrueBlue's share price to reach $20.33 in the next year. 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 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.61%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.50%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.05%), GMT Capital Corp (5.00%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (3.29%). 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 sold TrueBlue stock? Who is selling TrueBlue stock?

TrueBlue's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Royce & Associates LP, Jennison Associates LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Clearbridge Investments LLC and Menta Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold TrueBlue stock in the last year include Derrek Lane Gafford, James E Defebaugh, Joseph P Sambataro Jr and Steven C Cooper. View Insider Buying and Selling for TrueBlue.

Who bought TrueBlue stock? Who is buying TrueBlue stock?

TrueBlue's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., FMR LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Kennedy Capital Management Inc. and Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.. 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 $26.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for TrueBlue (NYSE TBI)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  101 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  116 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  217
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: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $20.33 (23.70% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TrueBlue (NYSE:TBI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$25.00 -> $28.00LowView Rating Details
12/19/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeSell -> Hold$18.00N/AView Rating Details
4/21/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$26.00 -> $23.00N/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 6/25/2015 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
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: $1.78
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q2 20171$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q3 20171$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q4 20171$0.59$0.59$0.59
(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: 90.65%
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
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)


Headline Trends for TrueBlue (NYSE:TBI)
Latest Headlines for TrueBlue (NYSE:TBI)
DateHeadline logoAnalyzing Trueblue (TBI) and ManpowerGroup (MAN) - June 21 at 2:10 PM logoTrueBlue, Inc. (TBI) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $610.23 Million - June 17 at 11:00 AM logoETFs with exposure to TrueBlue, Inc. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 4:37 PM logoTrueBlue, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:TBI) : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 4:37 PM logoTrueBlue, Inc. (TBI) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.42 Per Share - June 15 at 8:00 AM logoTrueBlue, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TBI-US : June 14, 2017 - June 15 at 1:56 AM logoTrueBlue Reports Executive Changes - June 13 at 8:15 PM logoContrasting Engility Holdings (EGL) & Trueblue (TBI) - June 8 at 12:06 AM logoDerrek Lane Gafford Sells 20,000 Shares of Trueblue Inc (TBI) Stock - June 7 at 7:50 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Director Joseph P. Sambataro, Jr. Sells 25,000 Shares - June 5 at 7:42 PM logoTrueBlue, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TBI-US : June 1, 2017 - June 2 at 1:32 AM logoIs TrueBlue (TBI) a Great Stock for Value Investors? - May 31 at 12:07 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Lifted to Market Perform at BMO Capital Markets - May 26 at 9:25 AM logoETFs with exposure to TrueBlue, Inc. : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 7:07 PM logoNorthcoast Research Equities Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for Trueblue Inc (TBI) - May 15 at 9:20 AM logoTrueBlue, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TBI-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 9:01 AM logoJames E. Defebaugh Sells 5,000 Shares of Trueblue Inc (TBI) Stock - May 9 at 4:36 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) CEO Sells $1,081,200.00 in Stock - May 8 at 7:17 PM logoPositive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Trueblue (TBI) Share Price - May 5 at 10:56 PM logoTrueBlue, Inc. :TBI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 11:58 PM logoPeopleScout Named No. 1 Managed Service Provider on HRO Today’s MSP Baker’s Dozen - May 3 at 6:22 PM logoEdited Transcript of TBI earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 3 at 10:26 AM logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for Trueblue Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (TBI) - May 3 at 7:42 AM logoTrueblue (TBI) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds - May 2 at 8:10 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.09 EPS - May 1 at 10:46 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance - May 1 at 8:58 PM logoTrueBlue Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2017 Results - May 1 at 7:18 PM logoTrueBlue beats 1Q profit forecasts - May 1 at 7:18 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Trueblue Inc (TBI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $569.98 Million - April 29 at 9:30 AM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 7:23 AM logoTrueblue (TBI) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.05 - April 28 at 5:06 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.12 Per Share - April 27 at 1:26 PM logoTrueBlue (TBI) and MTS Systems (MTSC): Bull & Bear of the Day - April 26 at 9:36 PM logoBull of the Day: TrueBlue Inc. (TBI) - April 26 at 9:36 PM logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact Trueblue (TBI) Stock Price - April 24 at 2:18 PM logoTrueblue (TBI) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds - April 21 at 10:56 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Trueblue (TBI) Stock Price - April 16 at 10:41 AM logoTrueBlue to Announce First Quarter 2017 Results - April 13 at 7:58 PM logoTrueblue (TBI) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.45 - April 13 at 11:09 AM logoCommit To Buy TrueBlue At $22.50, Earn 10% Annualized Using Options - April 13 at 9:23 AM logoTrueBlue, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TBI-US : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 8:55 AM logo$0.12 Earnings Per Share Expected for Trueblue Inc (TBI) This Quarter - April 6 at 9:49 AM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets - April 5 at 1:04 PM logoTrueblue Inc (TBI) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - April 3 at 12:23 PM logoIs Trueblue a Great Stock for Value Investors? - March 2 at 9:52 AM logoTRUEBLUE, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 25 at 3:30 AM logoStaff Management | SMX Wins Inavero’s 2017 Best of Staffing® Client Award - February 21 at 4:49 PM logoTrueBlue CEO Steve Cooper Named Inaugural Member of Staffing Industry Analysts’ Hall of Fame - February 17 at 7:15 PM logoTrueBlue, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TBI-US : February 9, 2017 - February 11 at 4:52 AM logoQ4 2016 TrueBlue Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 9 at 6:02 AM



TrueBlue (TBI) Chart for Sunday, June, 25, 2017

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