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Shares of Barrett Business Services Rank the Lowest in Terms of Current Ratio in the Human Resource & Employment Services Industry (BBSI, GPX, HSII, KFY, MAN)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Human Resource & Employment Services industry with the lowest current ratios. Current ratio is useful to get an idea of how quickly a company can repay its short-term liabilities with its short-term assets. The higher the current ratio, the more capable the company is of paying its obligations.

Barrett Business Services ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 1.0. Following is GP Strategies with a a current ratio of 1.3. Heidrick & Struggles International ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.3.

Korn/Ferry International follows with a a current ratio of 1.4, and Manpower rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.4.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Manpower on July 14th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $67.68. Since that recommendation, shares of Manpower have risen 51.3%. We continue to monitor Manpower for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): BBSI GPX HSII KFY MAN