News headlines about Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI) have been trending positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Barrett Business Services earned a media sentiment score of 0.40 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 45.2238657178741 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
BBSI has been the topic of a number of research reports. BidaskClub lowered Barrett Business Services from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 27th. ValuEngine lowered Barrett Business Services from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, November 30th.
Shares of Barrett Business Services (NASDAQ:BBSI) traded up $0.82 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $67.68. The stock had a trading volume of 50,443 shares, compared to its average volume of 36,787. The company has a quick ratio of 0.91, a current ratio of 0.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05. The firm has a market capitalization of $494.09, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.86 and a beta of 1.52. Barrett Business Services has a fifty-two week low of $44.52 and a fifty-two week high of $72.41.
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About Barrett Business Services
Barrett Business Services, Inc (BBSI) is a provider of business management solutions for small and mid-sized companies. The Company has developed a management platform that integrates a knowledge-based approach from the management consulting industry with tools from the human resource outsourcing industry.
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