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Lowest P/E Ratio in the Human Resource & Employment Services Industry Detected in Shares of Kelly Services-A (KELYA, MAN, TBI, KFY, HSII)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Human Resource & Employment Services industry with the lowest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Kelly Services-A ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 10.07. Manpowergroup In is next with a a P/E ratio of 12.59. Trueblue Inc ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 16.70.

Korn/Ferry Intl follows with a a P/E ratio of 18.35, and Heidrick & Strug rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 21.63.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Heidrick & Strug on October 31st, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $28.68. Since that recommendation, shares of Heidrick & Strug have risen 11.9%. We continue to monitor Heidrick & Strug for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): KELYA MAN TBI KFY HSII