KFRC Stock Overview
Kforce Inc. provides professional staffing services and solutions in the United States.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$71.92|
|52 Week High||US$81.47|
|52 Week Low||US$55.94|
|1 Month Change||-1.21%|
|3 Month Change||-0.53%|
|1 Year Change||19.09%|
|3 Year Change||97.75%|
|5 Year Change||287.71%|
|Change since IPO||1,817.87%|
Recent News & Updates
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|KFRC||US Professional Services||US Market|
Return vs Industry: KFRC exceeded the US Professional Services industry which returned -16.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KFRC exceeded the US Market which returned -10.8% over the past year.
|KFRC Average Weekly Movement||4.9%|
|Professional Services Industry Average Movement||6.7%|
|Market Average Movement||7.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: KFRC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KFRC's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Kforce Inc. provides professional staffing services and solutions in the United States. It operates through two segments, Technology, and Finance and Accounting (FA). The Technology segment provides talent solutions to its clients primarily in the areas of information technology, such as systems/applications architecture and development, data management and analytics, business and artificial intelligence, machine learning, project and program management, and network architecture and security.
Kforce Fundamentals Summary
|KFRC fundamental statistics|
Is KFRC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|KFRC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$1.15b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||3.99|
|Net Profit Margin||4.96%|
How did KFRC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.7%Current Dividend Yield
Does KFRC pay a reliable dividends?See KFRC dividend history and benchmarks
|Kforce dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Jun 09 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Jun 24 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||21 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||36 days|
Does KFRC pay a reliable dividends?See KFRC dividend history and benchmarks
Is Kforce undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KFRC ($71.92) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($133.34)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KFRC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KFRC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (16.9x).
PE vs Market: KFRC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18x) compared to the US market (15.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: KFRC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KFRC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.4x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (2.6x).
How is Kforce forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: KFRC's forecast earnings growth (10.3% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: KFRC's earnings (10.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: KFRC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: KFRC's revenue (5.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KFRC's revenue (5.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if KFRC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Kforce performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score6/6
Past Performance Score 6/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KFRC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KFRC's current net profit margins (5%) are higher than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KFRC's earnings have grown by 16.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KFRC's earnings growth over the past year (34.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (16.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KFRC earnings growth over the past year (34.7%) exceeded the Professional Services industry 32.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KFRC's Return on Equity (40.9%) is considered outstanding.
How is Kforce's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KFRC's short term assets ($405.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($183.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: KFRC's short term assets ($405.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($148.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KFRC has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: KFRC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 103.3% to 50.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KFRC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (89.2%).
Interest Coverage: KFRC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (39.8x coverage).
What is Kforce current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 2/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KFRC's dividend (1.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.54%).
High Dividend: KFRC's dividend (1.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.06%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, KFRC has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KFRC's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (26.4%), KFRC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (29.8%), KFRC's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Joe Liberatore (58 yo)
Mr. Joseph J. Liberatore, also known as Joe, has been the President of Kforce Inc. since January 01, 2013 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer since January 01, 2022. He serves as Director at of Kforc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Joe's total compensation ($USD6.77M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.45M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Joe's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: KFRC's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KFRC's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: KFRC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Kforce Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kforce Inc.
- Ticker: KFRC
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1962
- Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Implied Market Cap: US$1.434b
- Shares outstanding: 20.31m
- Website: https://www.kforce.com
Number of Employees
- Kforce Inc.
- 1001 East Palm Avenue
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/17 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/17 00:00|
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.