GEE stock: buy or sell?
February 27th, 2020
GEE Group, Inc. provides permanent and temporary professional, industrial, and physician assistant staffing and placement services in the United States.
Should I buy GEE stock?Make a decision about when to buy or sell stocks is one of the hardest parts of being a trader or investor. Following a trading strategy helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. At Stocks2.com, we like to use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.
Currently, GEE stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is GEE stock a buy?
Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are published by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness.Unfortunately, we couldn't detect any rating for JOB stock for the last month.
GEE stock analysis
After boosting an exceptional 7.89% yesterday, GEE closed today at $0.34 and plunged a bloodcurdling -10.53%.
After boosting an exceptional 7.89% yesterday, GEE closed today at $0.34 and plunged a bloodcurdling -10.53%. Since price and SMA100d lines crossed down on November, JOB fell $-0.43 per share (-55.84%).
After sliding a scary -24.24% in a week last week, GEE closed this week at $0.34 and escalated an excellent 3.03%. Early February JOB rocketed an exceptional 7.50% in just one week.
GEE stock price history
GEE stock went public on June 16th, 1980 with a price of $0.001. Since then, JOB stock grew a inf%, with a yearly average of inf%. If you had invested $1,000 in GEE stock in 1980, it would worth $inf today.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
GEE stock historical price chart
JOB stock reached 52-week highs at $2.04, and all-time highs 1997-12-31 with a price of 133.6.
GEE stock price targetPredicting the price evolution of a stock or any financial instrument in a reliable and repeatable way is probably impossible. However, financial institutions invest time and resources to provide the most accurated estimations to help investors to make their decisions. The accuracy of these stock price predictions is not very high, and you should not blindly believe and make decisions only based on what this ratings or price target predictions say. For the last 30 days we have not detected any price target for GEE stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareAfter publishing its last earnings report , GEE . As soon as we get its actual EPS from the earnings report, we will update this review.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared to 2017, last anual revenues report draw an amazing increase of 22.45% to $165.28 M USD. Nonetheless, its profit margin (compared to sales) declined to -4.58%, that is $-7.56 million. GEE fiscal year ends in September, and to evaluate its evolution since then, we estimate annual sales and income figures by adding results from the last 4 quarters. This is called TTM (or Twelve Trailing Months). So, GEE TTM sales up to December 2018 were $158.60 and earnings $-9.23 million USD. When comparing this TTM figures with the last reported annuality, we can review GEE business evolution since September 2018: Annual turnover up to December, compared to lastest yearly report, decreased a fateful -4.05%. On the other hand, profit margin (net income/revenues) slightly fell at -4.58%.
|2013||$47 M||-||$-1.57 M-3.4%||-|
|2014||$40 M||-14.38%||$-1.36 M-3.4%||-13.69%|
|2015||$43 M||8.98%||$-4.66 M-10.7%||244.06%|
|2016||$83 M||91.47%||$1.17 M1.4%||-125.16%|
|2017||$135 M||62.48%||$-2.37 M-1.8%||-302.22%|
|2018||$165 M||22.45%||$-7.56 M-4.6%||218.89%|
|TTM||$159 M||-4.05%||$-9.23 M-5.8%||21.96%|
Quarterly financial resultsGEE reported $38.54 M in revenues for 2018-Q4, a -3.47% decline compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $-3.45 M with a profit margin of -8.96%. Profit margin dropped a -6.43% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -2.52%. When comparing revenues to same quarter last year, GEE sales marked a dreadful slide and plummed a -14.79%. Looking back to recent quarterly results, GEE posted 2 negative quarters in a row.
|2017-Q1||$22 M||-||$-0.13 M-0.6%||-|
|2017-Q2||$46 M||113.78%||$-6.02 M-13.1%||4,566.67%|
|2017-Q3||$46 M||0.62%||$3.73 M8.0%||-161.89%|
|2017-Q4||$45 M||-2.42%||$-1.79 M-4.0%||-148.07%|
|2018-Q1||$40 M||-11.88%||$-2.88 M-7.2%||60.69%|
|2018-Q2||$40 M||1.03%||$-1.89 M-4.7%||-34.43%|
|2018-Q3||$40 M||-0.84%||$-1.01 M-2.5%||-46.58%|
|2018-Q4||$39 M||-3.47%||$-3.45 M-9.0%||242.46%|
GEE ownershipWhen you are planning to invest in shares of a stock, it's always worth to have a look its ownership structure.
GEE shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 27.03% of all shares.
In case of GEE stock, 4.82% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions). Bearish positions for JOB stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.
The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to GEE:
|Market cap||$4.5 M|
|Total shares||13.1 M|
|Float shares||10.0 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||4.8%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||27.0%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Thursday, February 27th, 2020|
|Day range||$0.33 - $0.35|
|Average true range||$0.05|
|50d mov avg||$0.39|
|100d mov avg||$0.51|
|200d mov avg||$0.68|
GEE performanceStocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. For GEE, the benchmark is made against .