GEE stock: buy or sell?

JOB stock price: $0.34 -10.53% At close on February 27th, 2020

Updated on:
February 27th, 2020

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After boosting an exceptional 7.89% yesterday, GEE closed today at $0.34 and plunged a bloodcurdling -10.53%.

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.

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highNo
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo
This is not a selling recommendation at all, just it's not the best moment to buy if you follow any of these trading strategies.

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

Daily outlook

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%).

JOB stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

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.

JOB stock chart (weekly)

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 target

Predicting 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 Share

After publishing its last earnings report , GEE . As soon as we get its actual EPS from the earnings report, we will update this review.
JOB earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise
2017-Q1-n/a-0.01n/a
2017-Q2-n/a-0.4n/a
2017-Q32017-12-28-0.16-0.27n/a
2017-Q42018-02-15-0.19-0.18n/a
2018-Q12018-05-16-0.01-0.28n/a
2018-Q22018-08-140.04-0.18n/a
2018-Q32018-12-27n/a-0.09n/a
2018-Q42019-02-14n/a-0.32n/a
2019-Q1-n/an/an/a
2019-Q2-n/an/an/a

Annual financial results

Compared 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%.

JOB annual Sales and Income evolution
YearSalesYoYIncome/(margin)YoY
2013$47 M-$-1.57 M-3.4%-
2014$40 M-14.38%$-1.36 M-3.4%-13.69%
2015$43 M8.98%$-4.66 M-10.7%244.06%
2016$83 M91.47%$1.17 M1.4%-125.16%
2017$135 M62.48%$-2.37 M-1.8%-302.22%
2018$165 M22.45%$-7.56 M-4.6%218.89%
TTM $159 M-4.05%$-9.23 M-5.8%21.96%

Quarterly financial results

GEE 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.
JOB quarterly Sales and Income evolution
QuarterSales1QoQ2Income1/(margin)QoQ2
2017-Q1$22 M-$-0.13 M-0.6%-
2017-Q2$46 M113.78%$-6.02 M-13.1%4,566.67%
2017-Q3$46 M0.62%$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$40 M1.03%$-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 ownership

When 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:

JOB
Market cap$4.5 M
Total shares13.1 M
Float shares10.0 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)4.8%
  - Insider holdings (%)27.0%
Shares in short selling0.0%

GEE summary

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Open$0.34
Close$0.34
Day range$0.33 - $0.35
Previous close$0.38
Session gain-10.53%
Average true range$0.05
50d mov avg$0.39
100d mov avg$0.51
200d mov avg$0.68
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Weekly pattern lt03a

GEE performance

Stocks 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 .
Stock3m6m12m
JOBGEE-26.09%-33.33%-75.71%

GEE competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as GEE competitor. This doesn't mean GEE does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.