BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows
Press coverage about BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BG Staffing earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.6121372700629 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Financial Contrast: BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) vs. Paychex (PAYX) (americanbankingnews.com)
- BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) & Paychex (PAYX) Critical Comparison (americanbankingnews.com)
- BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) & Paychex (PAYX) Head to Head Survey (americanbankingnews.com)
- Zacks Investment Research Downgrades BG Staffing Inc (NASDAQ:BGSF) to Hold (americanbankingnews.com)
- Analysts Expect BG Staffing Inc (BGSF) to Announce $0.36 Earnings Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on BGSF shares. Zacks Investment Research raised BG Staffing from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $19.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. TheStreet raised BG Staffing from a “c” rating to an “a” rating in a report on Friday, May 5th.
BG Staffing (BGSF) opened at 16.15 on Monday. BG Staffing has a one year low of $11.23 and a one year high of $19.88. The firm has a market capitalization of $141.46 million and a P/E ratio of 17.48. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $17.63 and its 200 day moving average price is $15.51.
BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.01. BG Staffing had a return on equity of 13.02% and a net margin of 2.29%. The firm had revenue of $68.77 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $70.05 million. On average, equities analysts anticipate that BG Staffing will post $1.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.19%.
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BG Staffing Company Profile
BG Staffing, Inc (BG Staffing) is a provider of temporary staffing services. The Company provides temporary workers to a range of customers that are seeking to match their workforce requirements to their business needs. Its customers operate across a diverse set of industries. The Company’s operations are organized into three segments: Commercial, Multifamily and Professional.
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