3/29/2013

Staffing & Outsourcing Industry .. Value Opportunities


I looked at 28 Staffing & outsourcing service companies. This is some of what I uncovered.

CTP: CTPartners Executive Search Inc

Current price = $3.77
Positives: CTP is just 14% off its 52 week low of 3.32 and 82% off 52 week high 6.93. The 52 price change was negative -38.51%. Strong balance sheet with an EV/MC ratio of .67, cash per share of 2.28 and EV/(NTA – Cash) of .30

Over the TTM, share count was reduced. 5.05% was the YOY share count reduction. Industry’s cheapest valuation using EV/GP at .15, EV/Revenue = .14, one year price change was negative.. = -38.51%, aggressive share count reduction over the most recently reported quarter ending September 2012,  both debt and share repurchases over the TTM per cash flow statement. 

Enterprise value is 17.75M with 120.71M GP for the TTM.
Market Cap:26.32M , Enterprise Value :17.75M
Price/Book:1.28
Enterprise Value/Revenue:0.13
Enterprise Value/EBITDA:6.95
Qtrly Revenue Growth: 15.60%
Gross Profit:120.71M, EBITDA:2.56M
Total Cash :15.95M
Shares Outstanding:6.98M ,Float: 4.52M
% Held by Insiders:35.30%, % Held by Institutions: 31.00%

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3 comments:

CH_868 said...

What are EV/MC, EV/GP, EV/OI ?

ShadowStock said...

EV = Enterprise Value = Market Cap + Debt - Cash

MC = Market Capitalization = Shares outstanding * current price

GP = Gross Profit
OI = Operating Income

Hope that helps

CH_868 said...

Thanks !