Barrett Business Services Inc. (BBSI) Jumps 14.44% on February 12

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Barrett Business Services Inc. (BBSI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday February 12 as the stock popped 14.44% to $36.86, representing a gain of $4.65 per share. Some 80,727 shares traded hands on 892 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 112,494 shares out of a total float of 7.2 million. The stock opened at $38.09 and traded with an intraday range of $38.63 to $33.93.

After today's gains, Barrett Business Services Inc. reached a market cap of $265.47 million. Barrett Business Services Inc. has had a trading range between $53.00 and $30.84 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $40.25 and a 200-day SMA of $39.86.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 11.

Barrett Business Services Inc offers human resource management services to small and medium-sized businesses. It serves by managing and resolving the increasing costs and complexities and employment-related issues.

Barrett Business Services Inc. is based out of Vancouver, WA and has some 93,040 employees. Its CEO is Michael L. Elich.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Barrett Business Services Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for BBSI. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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