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KFRC Kforce PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 18, 2024, the Kforce stock's PE ratio is 21.05. This takes into account the latest EPS of $2.93 and stock price of $61.69. The PE ratio has decreased by 2.5% from its last 4 quarters average of 21.6.

KFRC PE ratio history

How has KFRC's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Kforce has averaged 15.46 over the last ten years. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 21.05 is 36% more than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, KFRC's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Jun 2014 quarter at 39.36, when the price was $21.65 and the EPS was $0.55. The lowest point was recorded in the Mar 2020 quarter, when it reached 5.19 with a price of $25.57 and an EPS of $4.93.

Average
15.46
Median
15.59
Minimum
5.19
Maximum
39.36

Kforce PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 123.86% in 2020

Maximum annual decrease: -86.94% in 2014

Year PE ratio Change
2023 21.25 45.75%
2022 14.58 -29.26%
2021 20.61 30.77%
2020 15.76 123.86%
2019 7.04 -46.71%
2018 13.21 -30.95%
2017 19.13 4.36%
2016 18.33 10.96%
2015 16.52 97.84%
2014 8.35 -86.94%

KFRC average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of KFRC is above its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg
18.38
5-year avg
15.29
10-year avg
15.46
15-year avg
19.72

KFRC PE vs peers

What is KFRC's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peer MAN, KFRC's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than RHI's and ASGN's. Kforce's PE ratio is trading above the peer average of 18.06.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
KELYA Kelly Services Inc 15.15 $753.42M
BBSI Barrett Business Services Inc 18.15 $881.11M
RHI Robert Half International Inc 18.99 $6.7B
ASGN ASGN Inc 19.96 $3.99B
KFRC Kforce Inc 21.05 $1.2B
MAN ManpowerGroup Inc 68.38 $3.43B
TBI TrueBlue Inc N/A $313.34M
HSON Hudson Global Inc N/A $45.08M
MHH Mastech Digital Inc N/A $87.02M

Frequently asked questions

What is Kforce's PE ratio?

KFRC stock has a price to earnings ratio of 21.05 as of Jun 18, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Kforce (KFRC)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for KFRC stock is 18.38.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Kforce (KFRC)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for KFRC stock is 15.29.

What is the highest PE ratio for KFRC?

Over the last ten years, the Jun 2014 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 39.36.

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

KFRC's price to earnings ratio is currently 36% above its 10-year historical average.

How is KFRC's PE ratio calculated (Kforce PE ratio formula)?

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 18, 2024), Kforce's share price is $61.69. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.93. Therefore, Kforce's price to earnings ratio for today is 21.05. PE RATIO(21.05) = STOCK PRICE($61.69) / TTM EPS($2.93)

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