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Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Human Resource & Employment Services Industry Detected in Shares of TrueBlue (TBI, KFY, ASGN, GPX, BBSI)

By Nick Russo

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.

TrueBlue ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 41.66. Korn/Ferry International is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 19.24. On Assignment ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.28.

GP Strategies follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.12, and Barrett Business Services rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 11.24.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of On Assignment on November 10th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $38.03. Since that recommendation, shares of On Assignment have risen 42.7%. We continue to monitor On Assignment for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio trueblue korn/ferry international on assignment gp strategies barrett business services

Ticker(s): TBI KFY ASGN GPX BBSI