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ASGN Incorporated is a staffing & employment services business based in the US. ASGN Incorporated shares (ASGN) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. ASGN Incorporated employs 4,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
|Latest market close||$115.57|
|52-week range||$61.70 - $114.45|
|50-day moving average||$108.23|
|200-day moving average||$101.88|
|Wall St. target price||$116.17|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$4.11|
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|1 week (2021-09-17)||4.89%|
|1 month (2021-08-26)||5.16%|
|3 months (2021-06-25)||17.45%|
|6 months (2021-03-26)||19.74%|
|1 year (2020-09-25)||80.80%|
|2 years (2019-09-26)||81.57%|
|3 years (2018-09-26)||45.90%|
|5 years (2016-09-26)||217.59%|
Valuing ASGN Incorporated stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of ASGN Incorporated's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
ASGN Incorporated's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 27x. In other words, ASGN Incorporated shares trade at around 27x recent earnings.
That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).
ASGN Incorporated's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.02. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into ASGN Incorporated's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
ASGN Incorporated's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $422 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a ASGN Incorporated's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$4.1 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||8.03%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||6.36%|
|Return on equity TTM||13.71%|
|Market capitalisation||$5.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 768,762 ASGN Incorporated shares held short by investors – that's known as ASGN Incorporated's "short interest". This figure is 29.1% up from 595,696 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting ASGN Incorporated shares can be evaluated.
ASGN Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of ASGN Incorporated shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of ASGN Incorporated shares traded daily (recently around 196112.75510204). ASGN Incorporated's SIR currently stands at 3.92. In other words for every 100,000 ASGN Incorporated shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3920 shares are currently held short.
However ASGN Incorporated's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of ASGN Incorporated shares, or, against the total number of tradable ASGN Incorporated shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case ASGN Incorporated's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 ASGN Incorporated shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.015% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable ASGN Incorporated shares, roughly 15 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against ASGN Incorporated.
Find out more about how you can short ASGN Incorporated stock.
We're not expecting ASGN Incorporated to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
ASGN Incorporated's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 3 April 2000. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your ASGN Incorporated shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for ASGN Incorporated shares which in turn could have impacted ASGN Incorporated's share price.
Over the last 12 months, ASGN Incorporated's shares have ranged in value from as little as $61.7 up to $114.45. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while ASGN Incorporated's is 2.1971. This would suggest that ASGN Incorporated's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
ASGN Incorporated provides professional staffing and IT solutions in the technology, digital, creative, engineering and life sciences fields across commercial and government sectors in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Apex, Oxford, and ECS. The Apex segment offers technology, digital, creative, scientific, engineering staffing, and consulting services to Fortune 1000 and mid-market commercial clients. The Oxford segment provides hard-to-find technology, digital, engineering, and life sciences staffing and consulting services in various skill and geographic markets. The ECS Segment delivers advanced solutions in cloud, cyber security, artificial intelligence, machine learning, application and IT modernization, and science and engineering. The company was formerly known as On Assignment, Inc. and changed its name to ASGN Incorporated in April 2018.
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