RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR (OTCMKTS:RANJY) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR (OTCMKTS:RANJY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Randstad Holding NV operates as a global provider of HR services including temporary staffing, permanent placement, recruitment of middle and senior managers, on site consulting, seconded specialists and specialized HR services. Its staffing segment service comprise of temporary staffing, permanent placement and (high-volume) specialties; the inhouse service segment specializes in the provision of high-volume, skilled flexible labor; aimed at improving labor flexibility, retention, productivity and efficiency while HR solutions & managed services segment offers a comprehensive range of HR project management, HR management and HR consultancy services. The Company also recruits supervisors, managers, professionals, interim specialists and consultants with professional qualifications for middle and senior management positions. Randstad Holding NV is headquartered in Diemen, the Netherlands. “

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Credit Suisse Group upgraded shares of RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Monday, June 22nd. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Deutsche Bank raised shares of RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 11th. ValuEngine cut RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, June 3rd. UBS Group raised RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, April 28th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reissued an overweight rating on shares of RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR in a research note on Thursday, April 30th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold.

Shares of RANJY opened at $23.19 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $8.37 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.06 and a beta of 1.26. RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR has a 12 month low of $14.59 and a 12 month high of $31.05. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $22.24 and its two-hundred day moving average is $23.59. The company has a current ratio of 1.01, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.09.

RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR (OTCMKTS:RANJY) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 22nd. The business services provider reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR had a net margin of 2.23% and a return on equity of 16.49%. The business had revenue of $5.97 billion for the quarter. Equities research analysts forecast that RANDSTAD HLDG N/ADR will post 0.99 EPS for the current year.


Randstad NV provides solutions in the field of work and human resources (HR) services. It offers temporary staffing and permanent placements. The company recruits supervisors, managers, professionals, interim specialists, and consultants for middle and senior leadership positions. It also offers on-site workforce management, as well as other HR services, such as recruitment process outsourcing, managed services programs, payroll services, outplacement, and job posting and resume services on digital platforms.

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