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Hays PLC HAYPF

Morningstar Rating
$1.35 +0.01 (0.75%)
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Price vs Fair Value

HAYPF is trading at a 193% premium.
Price
$1.35
Fair Value
$8.59
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$7.16
5-Star Price
$9.39
Economic Moat
Yph
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$1.34
Day Range
$1.351.35
52-Week Range
$1.341.35
Bid/Ask
$1.16 / $1.25
Market Cap
$2.14 Bil
Volume/Avg
531,013 / 526,697

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
11.62
Price/Sales
0.24
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
2.22%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
2.22%
Total Yield
7.26%

Company Profile

Hays PLC is a British staffer and recruiting agency. The company offers recruitment services for a temporary, contractor, and permanent roles in the information technology, accounting and finance, construction and property, engineering, and office support sectors. The revenue generated through fees is equally split between permanent and temporary contract types. The largest end market for Hays is Continental Europe and the rest of the world, followed by the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Sector
Industrials
Industry
Staffing & Employment Services
Stock Style Box
Small Value
Total Number of Employees
12,300

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
HAYPF
STEM
DWL
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
11.629.814.93
Price/Book Value
2.542.560.39
Price/Sales
0.240.350.20
Price/Cash Flow
9.567.314.41
Price/Earnings
HAYPF
STEM
DWL

Financial Strength

Metric
HAYPF
STEM
DWL
Quick Ratio
1.381.830.66
Current Ratio
1.381.871.05
Interest Coverage
109.39−4.55
Quick Ratio
HAYPF
STEM
DWL

Profitability

Metric
HAYPF
STEM
DWL
Return on Assets (Normalized)
13.97%2.60%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
31.03%5.70%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
26.49%5.20%
Return on Assets
HAYPF
STEM
DWL
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