Reviewing Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. (STAF)’s and TrueBlue Inc. (NYSE:TBI)’s results

This is a contrast between Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:STAF) and TrueBlue Inc. (NYSE:TBI) based on their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation. The two companies are Staffing & Outsourcing Services and they also compete with each other.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. 246.31M 0.04 12.62M -5.52 0.00
TrueBlue Inc. 2.50B 0.37 65.75M 1.73 14.10

Table 1 showcases the gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation of Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. and TrueBlue Inc.


Table 2 has Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. and TrueBlue Inc.’s return on assets, return on equity and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. -5.12% 219.7% -19%
TrueBlue Inc. 2.63% 11.9% 6.1%

Risk & Volatility

A beta of 1.76 shows that Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. is 76.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500. TrueBlue Inc.’s 91.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500 which is a result of the 1.91 beta.


0.7 and 0.7 are the respective Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. Its rival TrueBlue Inc.’s Current and Quick Ratios are 2 and 2 respectively. TrueBlue Inc. has a better chance of clearing its pay short and long-term debts than Staffing 360 Solutions Inc.

Analyst Ratings

The next table highlights the delivered recommendations and ratings for Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. and TrueBlue Inc.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. 0 0 0 0.00
TrueBlue Inc. 0 2 0 2.00

On the other hand, TrueBlue Inc.’s potential upside is 5.29% and its average price target is $24.5.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. and TrueBlue Inc. has shares owned by institutional investors as follows: 3.4% and 97.8%. Insiders owned roughly 48.9% of Staffing 360 Solutions Inc.’s shares. On the other hand, insiders owned about 1.2% of TrueBlue Inc.’s shares.


In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. -8.44% -29.5% -36.2% -11.32% -55.24% -55.24%
TrueBlue Inc. -3.68% -2.33% -14.06% -11.56% -11.08% -11.56%

For the past year Staffing 360 Solutions Inc.’s stock price has bigger decline than TrueBlue Inc.


TrueBlue Inc. beats Staffing 360 Solutions Inc. on 11 of the 12 factors.

Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc., a staffing company, engages in the acquisition of staffing companies in the United States and the United Kingdom. It focuses primarily on the staffing companies supporting accounting and finance, information technology (IT), engineering, administration, and light industrial disciplines. The company, through its subsidiaries, offers professional services in fields of risk management, financial, internal audit, and IT solutions; temporary, contract, and permanent qualified professionals to various banking, financial, and commercial clients; and IT staffing support to companies in the governmental, commercial, and educational sectors, as well as professionals to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors. The company was formerly known as Golden Fork Corporation and changed its name to Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. in April 2012. Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is based in New York, New York.

TrueBlue, Inc. provides contingent staffing, recruitment process outsourcing, and contingent staffing management services in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. It operates through three segments: PeopleReady, PeopleManagement, and PeopleScout. The PeopleReady segment offers a range of staffing solutions for blue-collar, contingent on-demand, and skilled labor in retail, manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, energy, construction, hospitality, and other industries under Labor Ready, CLP Resources, and Spartan Staffing brand names. The PeopleManagement segment provides contingent labor and outsourced industrial workforce solutions. It offers outsourced recruitment and on-premise management services, temporary skilled mechanics and technicians for the aviation and transportation industries, and temporary and dedicated drivers for the transportation and distribution industries under Staff Management, SIMOS Insourcing Solutions, PlaneTechs, and Centerline Drivers brand names. The PeopleScout segment provides permanent employee recruitment process outsourcing services; and offers managed service provider, which manages the customers' contingent labor programs comprising selection, performance management, compliance monitoring, and risk management. The company serves small and medium-sized businesses, as well as customers in the construction, energy, manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, waste, wholesale, retail, transportation, aviation, hospitality, and other industries. The company was formerly known as Labor Ready, Inc. and changed its name to TrueBlue, Inc. in December 2007. TrueBlue, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Tacoma, Washington.