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Relatively High EV/EBITDA Ratio Detected in Shares of Wageworks in the Human Resource & Employment Services Industry (WAGE, NSP, TNET, BBSI, ASGN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Human Resource & Employment Services industry with the highest enterprise value to EBITDA (EV/EBITDA) ratios. EV/EBITDA is an important metric used in valuing comparable companies. It is capital structure neutral and generally the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company is believed to be.

Wageworks ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 24.61. Insperity Inc is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 17.45. Trinet Group Inc ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.23.

Barrett Bus Svcs follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.54, and On Assignment rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 13.15.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Wageworks on March 14th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $36.25. Since that recommendation, shares of Wageworks have risen 41.6%. We continue to monitor Wageworks for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): WAGE NSP TNET BBSI ASGN