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BBSI Barrett Business Services PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Jun 18, 2024, the BBSI stock has a PE ratio of 18.15. This is based on the current EPS of $7.42 and the stock price of $134.69 per share. An increase of 25% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 14.5 of the last 4 quarters.

BBSI PE ratio history

How has BBSI's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Barrett Business Services over the last ten years is 15.14. The current 18.15 PE ratio is 20% above the historical average. Over the past ten years, BBSI's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jun 2018 quarter at 25.68, with a price of $96.57 and an EPS of $3.76. The Mar 2020 quarter recorded the bottom point at 6.26, with a price of $39.64 and an EPS of $6.33.


Barrett Business Services PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 101.06% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -40.72% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2023 15.4 9.45%
2022 14.07 2.85%
2021 13.68 -10.53%
2020 15.29 9.53%
2019 13.96 26.33%
2018 11.05 -40.72%
2017 18.64 -24.38%
2016 24.65 101.06%
2015 12.26 N/A
2014 N/A N/A

BBSI average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of BBSI for the past years

The current PE ratio of BBSI is greater than its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

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BBSI PE vs peers

What is BBSI's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peers ADP and RHI, BBSI's PE ratio stands lower, however it is higher than TNET's and KELYA's. Barrett Business Services's PE ratio is trading below the peer group average of 20.18.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
KELYA Kelly Services Inc 15.3 $760.88M
TNET Trinet Group Inc 16.71 $5.26B
BBSI Barrett Business Services Inc 18.19 $883.14M
RHI Robert Half International Inc 19.09 $6.73B
ASGN ASGN Inc 20.24 $4.05B
KFRC Kforce Inc 21.17 $1.21B
NSP Insperity Inc 22.66 $3.54B
ADP Automatic Data Processing Inc 27.13 $100.03B
MAN ManpowerGroup Inc 68.37 $3.42B
TBI TrueBlue Inc N/A $312.27M
MHH Mastech Digital Inc N/A $87.49M

Frequently asked questions

What is Barrett Business Services's PE ratio?

BBSI's price to earnings ratio is 18.15 as of Jun 18, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Barrett Business Services (BBSI)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for BBSI stock is 13.99.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Barrett Business Services (BBSI)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for BBSI stock is 13.19.

What is the highest PE ratio for BBSI?

In the last ten years, the Jun 2018 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 25.68.

How does the current PE ratio for BBSI compare to its historical average?

BBSI's current price to earnings ratio is 20% above its 10-year historical average.

How is BBSI's PE ratio calculated (Barrett Business Services PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 18, 2024), Barrett Business Services's stock price is $134.69. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $7.42. Therefore, Barrett Business Services's P/E ratio for today is 18.15. PE RATIO(18.15) = STOCK PRICE($134.69) / TTM EPS($7.42)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.