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Executive Summary

GEE Group, Inc. provides permanent and temporary professional, industrial, and physician assistant staffing and placement services in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Fair value with acceptable track record.


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Share Price & News

How has GEE Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: JOB is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 13% a week.

Volatility Over Time: JOB's weekly volatility has decreased from 34% to 13% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

1.1%

JOB

-0.9%

US Professional Services

-2.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

400.0%

JOB

23.2%

US Professional Services

34.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: JOB exceeded the US Professional Services industry which returned 23.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: JOB exceeded the US Market which returned 34.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

JOBIndustryMarket
7 Day1.1%-0.9%-2.5%
30 Day55.7%1.3%0.1%
90 Day88.1%4.0%4.5%
1 Year400.0%400.0%24.1%23.2%37.1%34.1%
3 Year-27.8%-27.8%58.8%54.4%58.0%47.9%
5 Year-55.5%-55.5%126.7%114.4%131.9%106.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is GEE Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is GEE Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

2.32x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate JOB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate JOB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: JOB is good value based on its PE Ratio (2x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (28x).

PE vs Market: JOB is good value based on its PE Ratio (2x) compared to the US market (21.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: JOB is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (3.9x).


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Future Growth

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

8.4%

Forecasted annual revenue growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if JOB's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if JOB'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: JOB's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: JOB's revenue (8.4% 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 JOB's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has GEE Group performed over the past 5 years?

-1.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: JOB has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: JOB became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: JOB has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: JOB has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: JOB has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (-1.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: JOB's Return on Equity (-40.5%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is GEE Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: JOB's short term assets ($33.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($22.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: JOB's short term assets ($33.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($71.0M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: JOB's debt to equity ratio (258.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: JOB's debt to equity ratio has increased from 43.3% to 258.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: JOB's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: JOB's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (0.1x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is GEE Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate JOB'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 JOB's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of JOB's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

3.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Derek Dewan (65 yo)

5.83yrs

Tenure

US$300,000

Compensation

Mr. Derek E. Dewan has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Gee Group Inc. since April 1, 2015. Mr. Dewan has been a Partner with the accounting firm, Coopers & Lybrand LLP (now Pricewaterhouse...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Derek's total compensation ($USD300.00K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD511.31K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Derek's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Derek Dewan
Chairman & CEO5.83yrsUS$300.00k10.67%
$ 3.6m
Kim Thorpe
Senior VP & CFO2.67yrsUS$533.00k1.35%
$ 454.7k
Alexander Stuckey
Chief Administrative Officer3.83yrsUS$220.00k9.21%
$ 3.1m
Deborah Santora-Tuohy
President of Commercial & Triad Staffing Divisions3.67yrsno datano data
Marlene Justice
Assistant Secretary10.92yrsno datano data

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: JOB's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Derek Dewan
Chairman & CEO5.83yrsUS$300.00k10.67%
$ 3.6m
Matthew Gormly
Independent Director0.92yrUS$32.00k0.28%
$ 95.0k
Darla Moore
Independent Director2.67yrsUS$18.37k1.21%
$ 406.6k
Carl Camden
Independent Director0.92yrUS$32.00k0.28%
$ 95.0k
Peter Tanous
Independent Director5.75yrsUS$18.37k1.21%
$ 406.6k
William Isaac
Independent Director5.67yrsUS$18.37k1.38%
$ 463.6k
Thomas Vetrano
Independent Director0.92yrUS$33.00k0.28%
$ 95.0k
Harry Newton
Member of Advisory Committee6.83yrsno datano data
Gary Redwine
Member of Advisory Committee6.75yrsno datano data

5.7yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: JOB's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 25.7%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

GEE Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: GEE Group, Inc.
  • Ticker: JOB
  • Exchange: AMEX
  • Founded: 1893
  • Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Market Cap: US$33.568m
  • Shares outstanding: 17.67m
  • Website: https://www.geegroup.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • GEE Group, Inc.
  • 7751 Belfort Parkway
  • Suite 150
  • Jacksonville
  • Florida
  • 32256
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
JOBAMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDSep 1968
4LUDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURSep 1968

Biography

GEE Group, Inc. provides permanent and temporary professional, industrial, and physician assistant staffing and placement services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Industrial Staffing Ser...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/02/24 23:44
End of Day Share Price2021/02/24 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/09/30


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.