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JOBS

51job NasdaqGS:JOBS Stock Report

Last Price

US$60.90

Market Cap

US$4.1b

7D

-0.05%

1Y

-15.2%

Updated

09 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
JOBS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

JOBS Stock Overview

51job, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated human resource services in the People’s Republic of China.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for 51job
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$60.90
52 Week HighUS$79.00
52 Week LowUS$43.19
Beta0.49
1 Month Change-0.082%
3 Month Change32.59%
1 Year Change-15.17%
3 Year Change-15.43%
5 Year Change38.41%
Change since IPO475.89%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

JOBSUS Professional ServicesUS Market
7D-0.05%-2.2%-4.0%
1Y-15.2%-17.2%-13.2%

Return vs Industry: JOBS matched the US Professional Services industry which returned -14.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: JOBS underperformed the US Market which returned -9.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is JOBS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
JOBS volatility
JOBS Average Weekly Movement6.1%
Professional Services Industry Average Movement6.8%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.8%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: JOBS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: JOBS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19988,431Rick Yanhttps://www.51job.com

51job, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated human resource services in the People’s Republic of China. The company offers online recruitment services through its Websites comprising 51job.com, yingjiesheng.com, 51jingying.com, lagou.com, and 51mdd.com; and mobile applications that enable job seekers to access their accounts through mobile devices and utilize functions available on their Websites. It also provides other human resource related services, such as business process outsourcing that consist of social insurance, benefits, and payroll processing, as well as compliance services with local governmental employment regulations; and conducts training seminars in the business management, leadership, sales and marketing, human resource, negotiation skills, financial planning and analysis, public administration, manufacturing, secretarial, and other skills.

51job Fundamentals Summary

How do 51job's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
JOBS fundamental statistics
Market CapCN¥27.64b
Earnings (TTM)CN¥640.68m
Revenue (TTM)CN¥4.42b

43.1x

P/E Ratio

6.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
JOBS income statement (TTM)
RevenueCN¥4.42b
Cost of RevenueCN¥1.68b
Gross ProfitCN¥2.74b
Other ExpensesCN¥2.10b
EarningsCN¥640.68m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)9.50
Gross Margin62.07%
Net Profit Margin14.49%
Debt/Equity Ratio7.9%

How did JOBS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is 51job undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


19.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: JOBS ($60.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($75.92)

Significantly Below Fair Value: JOBS is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: JOBS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (43.1x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (17.5x).

PE vs Market: JOBS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (43.1x) compared to the US market (16x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate JOBS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: JOBS is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (2.8x).


Future Growth

How is 51job forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score

1/6

Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


8.9%

Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if JOBS's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if JOBS's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: JOBS's revenue (8.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: JOBS's revenue (8.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: JOBS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.7%).


Past Performance

How has 51job performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


13.9%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: JOBS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: JOBS's current net profit margins (14.5%) are lower than last year (29.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: JOBS's earnings have grown by 13.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: JOBS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: JOBS had negative earnings growth (-41.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Professional Services industry average (35.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: JOBS's Return on Equity (4.6%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is 51job's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: JOBS's short term assets (CN¥11.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥3.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: JOBS's short term assets (CN¥11.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥1.3B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: JOBS has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: JOBS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 25.3% to 7.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: JOBS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (133.8%).

Interest Coverage: JOBS earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is 51job current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate JOBS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate JOBS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JOBS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JOBS's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as JOBS has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

9.2yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Rick Yan (59 yo)

22.33yrs

Tenure

Mr. Rick Yan is a Co-Founder of 51job Inc. and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2000 and serves as its President and Secretary. Mr. Yan is responsible for 51job Inc.'s overall strategy and manage...


Board Members

Experienced Board: JOBS's board of directors are considered experienced (9.2 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

51job, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: 51job, Inc.
  • Ticker: JOBS
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1998
  • Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Implied Market Cap: US$4.107b
  • Shares outstanding: 67.44m
  • Website: https://www.51job.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • 51job, Inc.
  • Building 3
  • No. 1387, Zhang Dong Road
  • Shanghai
  • 201203
  • China

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/09 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/06 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.