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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

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.70
KELYA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
53% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. KELYA: 0.70 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.45   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.7

Equity to Asset 0.44
KELYA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. KELYA: 0.44 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 0.67
Current: 0.44

0.43
0.67
Interest Coverage 19.04
KELYA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 55.01 vs. KELYA: 19.04 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 6.68   Max: 9999.99
Current: 19.04

6.68
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 4.17
M-Score: -2.30
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) 0.77
KELYA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.37 vs. KELYA: 0.77 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -3.39   Max: 3.91
Current: 0.77

-3.39
3.91
Net-margin (%) 0.75
KELYA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. KELYA: 0.75 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.42   Max: 2.59
Current: 0.75

-2.42
2.59
ROE (%) 5.07
KELYA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.74 vs. KELYA: 5.07 )
KELYA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -17.14   Max: 15.43
Current: 5.07

-17.14
15.43
ROA (%) 2.30
KELYA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.48 vs. KELYA: 2.30 )
KELYA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -7.55   Max: 10.21
Current: 2.3

-7.55
10.21
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 7.72
KELYA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 61.91 vs. KELYA: 7.72 )
KELYA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -30.09   Max: 60.47
Current: 7.72

-30.09
60.47
Revenue Growth (%) 1.90
KELYA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. KELYA: 1.90 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -6.8   Max: 17.6
Current: 1.9

-6.8
17.6
EBITDA Growth (%) -1.70
KELYA's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. KELYA: -1.70 )
KELYA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -33   Max: 29.9
Current: -1.7

-33
29.9
EPS Growth (%) 29.40
KELYA's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. KELYA: 29.40 )
KELYA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -68   Max: 169.2
Current: 29.4

-68
169.2
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

KELYA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 48,408 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,114,500 sh (+0.45%)
Jeff Auxier 28,428 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Third Avenue Management 225,000 sh (-20.86%)
Joel Greenblatt 112,190 sh (-34.38%)
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Q4 2013

KELYA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 11,761 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,138,500 sh (+2.15%)
Third Avenue Management 225,000 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 28,428 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 105,044 sh (-6.37%)
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Q1 2014

KELYA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 13,700 sh (+16.49%)
Jeff Auxier 28,428 sh (unchged)
Third Avenue Management 225,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 1,121,500 sh (-1.49%)
Joel Greenblatt 99,642 sh (-5.14%)
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Q2 2014

KELYA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 28,207 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 52,300 sh (+281.75%)
Chuck Royce 1,126,000 sh (+0.4%)
Third Avenue Management 225,000 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 28,428 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with KELYA

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.04%$17.19 - $25.12 $ 16.43-17%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce -34.38%0.04%$17.6 - $20.19 $ 16.43-14%112190
Third Avenue Management 2013-09-30 Reduce -20.86%0.02%$17.6 - $20.19 $ 16.43-14%225000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 47.27%0.04%$16.33 - $18.89 $ 16.43-6%170962
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add 681.36%0.1%$15.74 - $18.86 $ 16.43-5%116086
Third Avenue Management 2013-03-31 Reduce -29.93%0.04%$15.74 - $18.86 $ 16.43-5%283800
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -90.27%0.12%$12.45 - $15.76 $ 16.4319%14857
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$12.45 - $15.76 $ 16.4319%0
Third Avenue Management 2012-09-30 Add 65.82%0.05%$11.51 - $14.22 $ 16.4331%456000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 29.54%0.03%$11.51 - $14.22 $ 16.4331%152731
John Burbank 2012-09-30 New Buy0.01%$11.51 - $14.22 $ 16.4331%13007
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 New Buy0.11%$11.42 - $16.09 $ 16.4323%117901
Third Avenue Management 2012-06-30 New Buy0.08%$11.42 - $16.09 $ 16.4323%275000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.04%$14.07 - $17.45 $ 16.4312%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add 76.19%0.02%$10.9 - $16.82 $ 16.4314%24414
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 27.01%0.01%$11.23 - $17.498 $ 16.4313%13857
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 15.20
KELYA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.60 vs. KELYA: 15.20 )
KELYA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 238.4
Current: 15.2

6.3
238.4
P/B 0.70
KELYA's P/B is ranked higher than
97% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. KELYA: 0.70 )
KELYA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 1.77
Current: 0.7

0.35
1.77
P/S 0.10
KELYA's P/S is ranked higher than
94% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. KELYA: 0.10 )
KELYA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.26
Current: 0.1

0.04
0.26
EV-to-EBIT 15.42
KELYA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
56% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.07 vs. KELYA: 15.42 )
KELYA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.2   Max: 134.7
Current: 15.42

6.2
134.7
Current Ratio 1.57
KELYA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. KELYA: 1.57 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.54   Max: 2.5
Current: 1.57

1.54
2.5
Quick Ratio 1.57
KELYA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. KELYA: 1.57 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.54   Max: 2.5
Current: 1.57

1.54
2.5

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.20
KELYA's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
80% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.27 vs. KELYA: 1.20 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 7.11
Current: 1.2

0.3
7.11
Dividend Payout 0.18
KELYA's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
91% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. KELYA: 0.18 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 10
Current: 0.18

0.08
10
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.20
KELYA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
77% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. KELYA: 1.20 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 7.11
Current: 1.2

0.3
7.11
Share Buyback Rate -1.10
KELYA's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
62% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. KELYA: -1.10 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.5   Max: -2
Current: -1.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.80
KELYA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
98% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.17 vs. KELYA: 0.80 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 3.46
Current: 0.8

0.55
3.46
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.80
KELYA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
89% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. KELYA: 0.80 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 1.3
Current: 0.8

0.33
1.3
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
KELYA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. KELYA: 0.90 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 4.29
Current: 0.9

0.42
4.29
Price/Graham Number 0.70
KELYA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. KELYA: 0.70 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 4.18
Current: 0.7

0.48
4.18
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.50
KELYA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
53% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. KELYA: 6.50 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 16.2
Current: 6.5

0.7
16.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.32
KELYA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
51% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.08 vs. KELYA: 1.32 )
KELYA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -22.3   Max: 24.9
Current: 1.32

-22.3
24.9

Business Description

Industry: Employment Services » Staffing & Outsourcing Services
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Traded in other countries:KYSA.Germany
Kelly Services, Inc. was founded in 1946. The Company is engaged in staffing global workforce solutions in all major markets throughout the world. The Company currently assigns professional and technical employees in the fields of education, legal, health care, and creative services, and it also assigns employees in information technology, engineering and financial staffing. These specialty service lines complement its expertise in office services, contact center, light industrial and electronic assembly staffing. The Company has developed a suite of innovative solutions to help customers manage their flexible workforce. The Company offers outsourcing, consulting, recruitment, career transition and vendor management services. Kelly Services operations are divided into seven principal business segments: Americas Commercial, Americas Professional and Technical, EMEA Commercial, EMEA Professional and Technical, APAC Commercial, APAC Professional and Technical and the Outsourcing and Consulting Group. Americas Commercial segment includes: Kelly Office Services, KellyConnect, Kelly Educational Staffing, Kelly Marketing Services, Kelly Electronic Assembly Services, Kelly Light Industrial Services, KellySelect, and KellyDirect. Americas PT segment includes a number of industry-specific services: Kelly Scientific Resources, Kelly Engineering Resources, Kelly IT Resources, Kelly Financial Resources, Kelly Government Solutions, Kelly Healthcare Resources, and Kelly Law Registry. Its temporary-to-hire service, KellySelect, and direct-hire placement service, KellyDirect, are also offered in this segment. EMEA Commercial segment provides a similar range of commercial staffing services as in Americas Commercial. Additional service areas of focus include Kelly Catering and Hospitality, and Kelly Industrial. EMEA PT segment provides many of the same services as in Americas PT segment, including: Kelly Engineering Resources, Kelly Financial Resources, Kelly Healthcare Resources, Kelly IT Resources and Kelly Scientific Resources. APAC Commercial segment offers a similar range of commercial staffing services as in Americas and EMEA Commercial segments, through staffing solutions that include permanent placement, temporary staffing, temporary to full-time staffing and vendor on-site management. APAC PT segment provides many of the same services as in Americas and EMEA PT segments, including: Kelly Engineering Resources, Kelly IT Resources and Kelly Scientific Resources. Additional service areas include Kelly Selection and Kelly Executive (Australia and New Zealand only), which offer mid- to senior-level search and selection of leaders in core practice areas such as HR, Sales and Marketing, Finance, Procurement and General Management. Kelly's OCG segment delivers integrated talent management solutions configured to satisfy its customers' needs across multiple regions, skill sets and the entire spectrum of human resources. Services in this segment inc
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