Kelly Services (NASDAQ:KELYB) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The business services provider reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.94 by ($0.27), RTT News reports. Kelly Services had a net margin of 1.32% and a return on equity of 7.66%. The firm had revenue of $1.34 billion during the quarter. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.87 EPS.

NASDAQ:KELYB traded up $2.10 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $19.10. 108 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 160. Kelly Services has a one year low of $16.21 and a one year high of $29.43. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04, a quick ratio of 1.52 and a current ratio of 1.52. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $20.33 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $24.28. The firm has a market capitalization of $665.05 million, a PE ratio of 10.67 and a beta of 0.50.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 9th. Investors of record on Monday, February 24th will be given a dividend of $0.075 per share. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 21st.

KELYB has been the topic of several recent research reports. TheStreet cut Kelly Services from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 6th. ValuEngine raised Kelly Services from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, November 1st.

About Kelly Services

Kelly Services, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides workforce solutions to various industries worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Americas Staffing, Global Talent Solutions, and International Staffing. It provides trained employees for data entry, clerical, and administrative support roles across various industries; schools with instructional and non-instructional employees; support staff for seminars, sales, and trade shows; assemblers, quality control inspectors, and technicians for electronic assembly; maintenance workers, material handlers, and assemblers for light industrial works; scientists, and scientific and clinical research workforce solutions; engineering professionals across various disciplines, including aeronautical, chemical, civil/structural, electrical/instrumentation, environmental, industrial, mechanical, petroleum, pharmaceutical, quality, and telecommunications.

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