TrueBlue (TBI) Competitors

$11.17
-0.14 (-1.24%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

TBI vs. KELYA, BBSI, KFRC, TTEC, HQI, RCMT, DLHC, CCRN, ISPR, and OPFI

Should you be buying TrueBlue stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of TrueBlue include Kelly Services (KELYA), Barrett Business Services (BBSI), Kforce (KFRC), TTEC (TTEC), HireQuest (HQI), RCM Technologies (RCMT), DLH (DLHC), Cross Country Healthcare (CCRN), Ispire Technology (ISPR), and OppFi (OPFI). These companies are all part of the "business services" sector.

TrueBlue vs.

TrueBlue (NYSE:TBI) and Kelly Services (NASDAQ:KELYA) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, community ranking and institutional ownership.

97.2% of TrueBlue shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.3% of Kelly Services shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.0% of TrueBlue shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.9% of Kelly Services shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

TrueBlue currently has a consensus price target of $13.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.38%. Kelly Services has a consensus price target of $29.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.64%. Given Kelly Services' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Kelly Services is more favorable than TrueBlue.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
TrueBlue
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Kelly Services
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Kelly Services has higher revenue and earnings than TrueBlue. TrueBlue is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kelly Services, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TrueBlue$1.91B0.18-$14.17M-$0.37-30.19
Kelly Services$4.84B0.17$36.40M$1.3916.35

TrueBlue received 115 more outperform votes than Kelly Services when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 63.05% of users gave TrueBlue an outperform vote while only 55.67% of users gave Kelly Services an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
TrueBlueOutperform Votes
331
63.05%
Underperform Votes
194
36.95%
Kelly ServicesOutperform Votes
216
55.67%
Underperform Votes
172
44.33%

In the previous week, Kelly Services had 24 more articles in the media than TrueBlue. MarketBeat recorded 24 mentions for Kelly Services and 0 mentions for TrueBlue. Kelly Services' average media sentiment score of 0.92 beat TrueBlue's score of 0.78 indicating that Kelly Services is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
TrueBlue Positive
Kelly Services Positive

Kelly Services has a net margin of 1.11% compared to TrueBlue's net margin of -0.63%. Kelly Services' return on equity of 6.87% beat TrueBlue's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
TrueBlue-0.63% 3.02% 1.52%
Kelly Services 1.11%6.87%3.40%

TrueBlue has a beta of 1.51, meaning that its stock price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kelly Services has a beta of 1.19, meaning that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Kelly Services beats TrueBlue on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding TBI and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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TBI vs. The Competition

MetricTrueBlueHelp supply services IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$341.47M$1.52B$6.84B$18.05B
Dividend YieldN/A2.98%2.87%3.44%
P/E Ratio-30.1924.4421.5126.22
Price / Sales0.180.661,094.0411.61
Price / Cash8.009.1728.5719.45
Price / Book0.773.744.866.01
Net Income-$14.17M$76.96M$116.69M$966.65M
7 Day Performance3.23%1.53%1.66%1.85%
1 Month Performance3.14%-1.69%5.59%6.59%
1 Year Performance-30.36%-2.93%9.42%23.69%

TrueBlue Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
KELYA
Kelly Services
4.9608 of 5 stars
$22.68
+2.0%
$29.00
+27.9%
+21.8%$800.38M$4.84B16.323,700Analyst Revision
BBSI
Barrett Business Services
4.7723 of 5 stars
$125.93
+0.9%
$141.00
+12.0%
+52.1%$823.58M$1.07B17.27130,513Analyst Upgrade
Positive News
KFRC
Kforce
1.2861 of 5 stars
$64.13
-0.5%
$68.00
+6.0%
+13.2%$1.25B$1.53B22.191,800Positive News
TTEC
TTEC
3.4141 of 5 stars
$7.36
-1.3%
$15.60
+112.0%
-78.4%$350.02M$2.41B-28.3160,000Analyst Revision
HQI
HireQuest
4.2869 of 5 stars
$12.30
+3.7%
$19.50
+58.5%
-47.0%$172.20M$37.88M32.3773,000Dividend Announcement
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
RCMT
RCM Technologies
3.6554 of 5 stars
$21.82
+1.1%
$27.50
+26.0%
+46.7%$169.11M$263.24M10.593,490Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
DLHC
DLH
3.2833 of 5 stars
$10.78
-1.3%
N/A+11.8%$153.43M$402.57M51.333,200Short Interest ↓
Positive News
High Trading Volume
CCRN
Cross Country Healthcare
4.5741 of 5 stars
$15.10
+0.2%
$20.83
+38.0%
-42.4%$525.03M$2.02B11.6210,831Short Interest ↓
ISPR
Ispire Technology
0 of 5 stars
$5.97
-0.2%
N/A-19.2%$336.35M$115.61M-31.4269Earnings Report
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
OPFI
OppFi
3.1565 of 5 stars
$2.97
-2.9%
$4.25
+43.1%
+28.2%$329.43M$508.95M49.51445

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This page (NYSE:TBI) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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