General Stock Story


USD 0.66  0.01  1.54%   

General Employment Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA are projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA were at 13.44 Million. The current year Earnings before Tax is expected to grow to about 62.1 K, whereas Average Assets are forecasted to decline to about 108.4 M. General Employment is scheduled to announce its earnings today. As some conservatives are trying to avoid industrials space, we'll go over General Employment Enterprises a little further and explain its current market possibilities. We will evaluate why we are still confident in anticipation of a recovery. General Employment current probability of distress is under 2 percent. Will investors continue to be optimistic, or should we expect a sell-off?
Published over three months ago
View all stories for General Employment | View All Stories

Should you drop your stake in General Employment (NYSEMKT:JOB)?

General Employment has performance score of 1 on a scale of 0 to 100. The company retains a Market Volatility (i.e., Beta) of 1.0134, which attests to a somewhat significant risk relative to the market. Let's try to break down what General's beta means in this case. General Employment returns are very sensitive to returns on the market. As the market goes up or down, General Employment is expected to follow. Although it is extremely important to respect General Employment current price history, it is better to be realistic regarding the information on equity current price movements. The philosophy towards determining future performance of any stock is to evaluate the business as a whole together with its past performance, including all available fundamental and technical indicators. By evaluating General Employment technical indicators, you can presently evaluate if the expected return of 0.0846% will be sustainable into the future. General Employment right now retains a risk of 3.45%. Please check out General Employment semi variance, rate of daily change, and the relationship between the value at risk and kurtosis to decide if General Employment will be following its current trending patterns.
Typically, a company's financial statements are the reports that show the financial position of the company. There are three main documents that fall into the category of financial statements. These documents include General Employment income statement, its balance sheet, and the statement of cash flows. Potential General Employment investors and stakeholders use financial statements to determine how well the company is positioned to perform in the future. Although General Employment investors may use each financial statement separately, they are all related. The changes in General Employment's assets and liabilities, for example, are also reflected in the revenues and expenses that we see on General Employment's income statement, which results in the company's gains or losses. Cash flows can provide more information regarding cash listed on a balance sheet, but not equivalent to net income shown on the income statement. Please read more on our technical analysis and fundamental analysis pages.
The goal of General Employment fundamental analysis is to do accurate financial forecasts. There are several possible objectives to fundamental analysis, such as projecting of General Employment performance into the future periods or doing a reasonable stock valuation. The intrinsic value of General Employment shares is the value that is considered the true value of the share. If the intrinsic value of General is higher than its market price, buying is generally recommended. If it is equal to the market price, it is recommended to hold; and if it is less than the market price, then one should sell all shares General Employment.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.

Watch out for price decline

Please consider monitoring General Employment on a daily basis if you are holding a position in it. General Employment is trading at a penny-stock level, and the possibility of delisting is much higher compared to other equities. However, just because the stock is trading under one dollar, does not mean it will be marked for deletion. Most exchanges require public instruments, such as General Employment stock to be traded above the $1 level to remain listed. If General Employment stock price falls below $1 for 30 consecutive trading days, the exchange can delist it. Once the company reaches this point, they will be sent an initial price violation notice directly from an exchange.

How important is General Employment's Liquidity

General Employment financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance General Employment Enterprises ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. General Employment financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between General Employment's total debt and its cash.

How does General utilize its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of General Employment, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash General Employment is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The General Employment cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities.
General Employment Net Cash Flow from Operations is projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Net Cash Flow from Operations was at 425,500

General Employment Gross Profit

General Employment Gross Profit growth is one of the most critical measures in evaluating the company. The Gross Profit growth rate is calculated simply by comparing General Employment previous period's values with its current period's values. Each time period you're measuring should be of equal lengths the increase or decrease, in a company's Gross Profit between two periods. Here we show General Employment Gross Profit growth over the last 10 years.
Please check Gross Profit in more details.

General Employment exotic insider transaction detected

Legal trades by General Employment insiders are very common, as founders, directors, or employees of any publicly traded firm often have stock or stock options. These trades are made public in the United States through the filing of Form 4 of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Below entry was recorded recently and is publicly available as an insider trade:
General insider trading alert for general transaction of preferred stock by Alexander Stuckey, COO and President, on 16th of March 2022. This event was filed by Gee Group Inc with SEC on 2015-04-06. Initial filing of beneficial ownership - SEC Form 3 [view details]   
Note, although insider trading is legal, in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Germany, for mandatory reporting purposes, corporate insiders are defined as a company's officers, directors, and any beneficial owners of more than 10% of a class of the company's equity securities.

A Deeper look at General

The entity reported the last year's revenue of 157.08 M. Total Income to common stockholders was 16.99 M with profit before taxes, overhead, and interest of 52.54 M.
 2019 2020 2021 2022 (projected)
Book Value per Share1.81.331.21.48
Asset Turnover1.

Asset Utilization

The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. General Employment has an asset utilization ratio of 342.03 percent. This suggests that the company is making $3.42 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that General Employment Enterprises is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.

Assets Non Current
79.7 M
75.2 M
Current Assets31.18 Million16.76
Assets Non Current79.68 Million42.82
Goodwill75.23 Million40.43

Will General Employment current rise continue?

Value At Risk just dropped to -5.26, may suggest upcoming price depreciation. General Employment Enterprises shows above-average downside volatility for the selected time horizon. We advise investors to inspect General Employment Enterprises further and ensure that all market timing and asset allocation strategies are consistent with the estimation of General Employment future alpha. General Employment Enterprises is a potential penny stock. Although General Employment may be in fact a good instrument to invest, many penny stocks are speculative in nature and are subject to artificial price hype. Please make sure you totally understand the upside potential and downside risk of investing in General Employment Enterprises. We encourage investors to look for the signals such us email spams, message board hypes, claims of breakthroughs, volume upswings, sudden news releases, promotions that are not reported, or demotions released before SEC filings. Please also check biographies and work history of current and past company officers before investing in high volatility instruments, penny stocks, or equities with microcap classification. You can indeed make money on General instrument if you perfectly time your entry and exit. However, remember that penny stocks that have been the subject of an artificial hype usually unable to maintain its increased share price for more than just a few days. The price of a promoted high volatility instrument will almost always revert back. The only way to increase shareholder value is through legitimate performance backed up by solid fundamentals.

Our Final Take On General Employment

Whereas many of the other players within the staffing & employment services industry are still a little expensive, even after the recent corrections, General Employment may offer a potential longer-term growth to investors. On the whole, as of the 16th of May 2022, our concluding 90 days buy-or-sell advice on the company is Hold. We believe General Employment is fairly valued with very low odds of financial distress for the next two years.

Editorial Staff

This story should be regarded as informational only and should not be considered a solicitation to sell or buy any financial products. Macroaxis does not express any opinion as to the present or future value of any investments referred to in this post. This post may not be reproduced without the consent of Macroaxis LLC. Macroaxis LLC and Gabriel Shpitalnik do not own shares of General Employment Enterprises. Please refer to our Terms of Use for any information regarding our disclosure principles.

Would you like to provide feedback on the content of this article?

You can get in touch with us directly or send us a quick note via email to