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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 4.83
JOBS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
59% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. JOBS: 4.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
JOBS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.86  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 4.83
Equity-to-Asset 0.64
JOBS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
76% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. JOBS: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
JOBS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.83 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.64
0.63
0.91
Interest Coverage No Debt
JOBS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
95% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.25 vs. JOBS: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
JOBS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: N/A  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
N/A
No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 3
Altman Z-Score: 5.18
WACC vs ROIC
11.75%
202.32%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 26.10
JOBS's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
98% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. JOBS: 26.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
JOBS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.87  Med: 27 Max: 33.95
Current: 26.1
11.87
33.95
Net Margin % 24.12
JOBS's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
98% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. JOBS: 24.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
JOBS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.39  Med: 23.34 Max: 32.48
Current: 24.12
9.39
32.48
ROE % 12.43
JOBS's ROE % is ranked lower than
57% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.91 vs. JOBS: 12.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
JOBS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.73  Med: 14.33 Max: 20.98
Current: 12.43
6.73
20.98
ROA % 7.96
JOBS's ROA % is ranked higher than
59% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.74 vs. JOBS: 7.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
JOBS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.92  Med: 9.87 Max: 17.35
Current: 7.96
5.92
17.35
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 111.51
JOBS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
69% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 69.39 vs. JOBS: 111.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
JOBS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.71  Med: 102.39 Max: 228.82
Current: 111.51
48.71
228.82
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 9.20
JOBS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
54% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. JOBS: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
JOBS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.4  Med: 12.65 Max: 24.4
Current: 9.2
7.4
24.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 3.60
JOBS's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
75% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.20 vs. JOBS: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
JOBS' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.6  Med: 20.8 Max: 82.9
Current: 3.6
3.6
82.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 8.30
JOBS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
64% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.10 vs. JOBS: 8.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
JOBS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 30.2 Max: 150.2
Current: 8.3
4.9
150.2
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-22 Est.)


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Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

JOBS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 69,200 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 569,040 sh (+2.49%)
Matthews Asia Small Companies Fund 268,900 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2016

JOBS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Matthews Asia Small Companies Fund 243,000 sh (-9.63%)
Columbia Wanger 511,739 sh (-10.07%)
Jim Simons 18,000 sh (-73.99%)
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Q3 2016

JOBS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ken Fisher 70,637 sh (New)
Jim Simons 62,700 sh (+248.33%)
Matthews Asia Small Companies Fund Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 260,971 sh (-49.00%)
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Q4 2016

JOBS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Columbia Wanger 263,054 sh (+0.80%)
Ken Fisher 70,637 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Employment Services » Staffing & Outsourcing Services    NAICS: 561312 
Compare:NAS:BBSI » details
Traded in other countries:IWQ.Germany,
51job Inc is a provider of integrated human resource services in China. It provides these services in two categories includes Recruitment Advertising Services & Other Human Resource Related Services.

51job is the largest provider of recruitment-related services in China in terms of service revenue. It offers print advertisement in its 51job Weekly publications and online recruitment services at 51job.com, a nationwide network that covers 26 Chinese cities. It also provides executive search services and other complementary human-resources-related services for recruiters.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 25.61
JOBS's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.05 vs. JOBS: 25.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
JOBS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.69  Med: 27.2 Max: 84.22
Current: 25.61
14.69
84.22
PE Ratio without NRI 25.61
JOBS's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
71% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.05 vs. JOBS: 25.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
JOBS' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.69  Med: 27.21 Max: 84.89
Current: 25.61
14.69
84.89
PB Ratio 3.08
JOBS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. JOBS: 3.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
JOBS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 3.4 Max: 7.15
Current: 3.08
0.96
7.15
PS Ratio 6.38
JOBS's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
99% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. JOBS: 6.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
JOBS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 5.97 Max: 11.22
Current: 6.38
1.59
11.22
EV-to-EBIT 16.96
JOBS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
77% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.57 vs. JOBS: 16.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
JOBS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 17.8 Max: 55.4
Current: 16.96
1.5
55.4
EV-to-EBITDA 16.96
JOBS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
84% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.35 vs. JOBS: 16.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
JOBS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 17.8 Max: 55.4
Current: 16.96
1.5
55.4
PEG Ratio 2.32
JOBS's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. JOBS: 2.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
JOBS' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.58 Max: 6.94
Current: 2.32
0.35
6.94
Shiller PE Ratio 41.12
JOBS's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.50 vs. JOBS: 41.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
JOBS' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.05  Med: 45.23 Max: 71.9
Current: 41.12
32.05
71.9
Current Ratio 2.44
JOBS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. JOBS: 2.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
JOBS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.44  Med: 5.52 Max: 10.44
Current: 2.44
2.44
10.44
Quick Ratio 2.44
JOBS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. JOBS: 2.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
JOBS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.44  Med: 5.52 Max: 10.44
Current: 2.44
2.44
10.44
Days Sales Outstanding 16.77
JOBS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
95% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 53.49 vs. JOBS: 16.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
JOBS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.46  Med: 13.43 Max: 17.38
Current: 16.77
8.46
17.38
Days Payable 17.30
JOBS's Days Payable is ranked higher than
50% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.30 vs. JOBS: 17.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
JOBS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.16  Med: 15.44 Max: 20.02
Current: 17.3
10.16
20.02

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.70
JOBS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.80 vs. JOBS: -0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
JOBS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60.9  Med: -1.05 Max: 0.6
Current: -0.7
-60.9
0.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Cash 4.97
JOBS's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
84% of the 31 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.34 vs. JOBS: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.28  Med: 4.69 Max: 45.13
Current: 4.97
1.28
45.13
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 3.98
JOBS's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.98 vs. JOBS: 3.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 4.08 Max: 29.66
Current: 3.98
1.2
29.66
Price-to-Tangible-Book 3.27
JOBS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
66% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. JOBS: 3.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 3.46 Max: 24.37
Current: 3.27
0.97
24.37
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 3.84
JOBS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
78% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. JOBS: 3.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 4.28 Max: 8.81
Current: 3.84
1.3
8.81
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 0.90
JOBS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
57% of the 7 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. JOBS: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.07
JOBS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. JOBS: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.97 Max: 3.11
Current: 1.07
0.26
3.11
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 5.35
JOBS's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
94% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. JOBS: 5.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.54 Max: 5.35
Current: 5.35
0.73
5.35
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.03
JOBS's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
56% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. JOBS: 2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
JOBS' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 2.08 Max: 10.44
Current: 2.03
0.83
10.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.90
JOBS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
69% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. JOBS: 5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
JOBS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 5.6 Max: 68.7
Current: 5.9
1.8
68.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 5.20
JOBS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
83% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.30 vs. JOBS: 5.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
JOBS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.2  Med: 18.8 Max: 55.7
Current: 5.2
5.2
55.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $349.8
EPS (TTM) $ 1.44
Beta1.37
Short Percentage of Float1.08%
52-Week Range $27.56 - 37.93
Shares Outstanding (Mil)59.93

Analyst Estimate

Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.54
EPS without NRI ($) 1.54
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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