Investors are on the edge of their collective seats, hoping that Manpower
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back Manpower, with 11 of 13 rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like Manpower better than competitor Robert Half International overall. That rating hasn't budged in three months as analysts have remained steady in their opinion of the stock.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $5.54 billion in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 20.7% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.79 per share. Estimates range from $0.74 to $0.82.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly backing the stock, with 91.3% giving it an "outperform" rating. The community at large agrees with the All-Stars, with 86% granting it a rating of "outperform." Fools are gung-ho about Manpower, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 75 posts in the past 30 days. Despite the majority sentiment in favor of Manpower, the stock has a middling CAPS rating of three out of five stars.
Manpower's income has fallen year over year by an average of more than threefold.
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