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51job Inc is Among the Companies in the Human Resource & Employment Services Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (JOBS, TW, KFY, RHI, ASGN)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Human Resource & Employment Services industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

51job Inc ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 4.8%. Towers Watson & Co is next with a projected earnings growth of 6.0%. Korn/Ferry International ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 17.7%.

Robert Half International follows with a projected earnings growth of 19.2%, and On Assignment rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 20.7%.

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Ticker(s): JOBS TW KFY RHI ASGN