Barrett Business Services Inc (BBSI): James B Hicks , director of Barrett Business Services Inc purchased 73 shares on Sep 7, 2012. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 26, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $48.51 per share for a total value of $3,043.84 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 25, 2016, Jon L Justesen (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $46.81 per share price.On Jun 15, 2015, Gregory R Vaughn (VP & COO–Corporate Operations) sold 5,402 shares at $41.37 per share price.Also, On May 15, 2015, Roger L Johnson (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $35.89 per share price.On May 14, 2015, Thomas J Carley (director) purchased 4,000 shares at $39.49 per share price.
Barrett Business Services: On Wednesday, May 25, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Barrett Business Services which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $28.82 and hit $29.26 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $29.13, with a gain of 1.89% or 0.54 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 50,257 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $53 and the company has a market cap of $210 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $22.55.
Barrett Business Services Inc. is a provider of business management solutions for small-and mid-sized companies. The Company has developed a management platform that integrates an approach from the management consulting industry with tools from the human resource outsourcing industry. The Company offers two categories of services: Professional Employer Services (PEO) and Staffing. The Company’s professional employer service fees are generated from client services agreements with its clients; the Company enters into a co-employment arrangement in which it becomes the administrative employer and the client maintains care custody and control of its operations. The Company generates staffing services revenues primarily from short-term staffing contract staffing on-site management and direct placement services. The Company operates through a network of branch offices throughout California Oregon Washington Idaho Arizona Nevada Utah Colorado Maryland Delaware and North Carolina.