Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:VISI) and Resources Connection Inc. (NASDAQ:RECN), both competing one another are Staffing & Outsourcing Services companies. We will compare their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.
Earnings & Valuation
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Volt Information Sciences Inc.||1.04B||0.10||25.21M||-1.55||0.00|
|Resources Connection Inc.||723.56M||0.73||24.88M||0.75||23.38|
Table 1 showcases the gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation of Volt Information Sciences Inc. and Resources Connection Inc.
Table 2 provides us the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of both businesses.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Volt Information Sciences Inc.||-2.42%||-53%||-12.6%|
|Resources Connection Inc.||3.44%||9.2%||5.9%|
Risk & Volatility
Volt Information Sciences Inc.’s volatility measures that it’s 77.00% more volatile than S&P 500 due to its 1.77 beta. From a competition point of view, Resources Connection Inc. has a 1.2 beta which is 20.00% more volatile compared to S&P 500.
Volt Information Sciences Inc. has a Current Ratio of 2 and a Quick Ratio of 2. Competitively, Resources Connection Inc.’s Current Ratio is 2.3 and has 2.3 Quick Ratio. Resources Connection Inc.’s better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than Volt Information Sciences Inc.
Resources Connection Inc. has an annual dividend pay of $0.5 per share while its annual dividend yield is 3.02%. No dividend is paid out for Volt Information Sciences Inc.
The Ratings and Recommendations for Volt Information Sciences Inc. and Resources Connection Inc. are featured in the next table.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Volt Information Sciences Inc.||0||0||0||0.00|
|Resources Connection Inc.||0||1||0||2.00|
On the other hand, Resources Connection Inc.’s potential downside is -3.96% and its consensus target price is $16.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
Roughly 38.2% of Volt Information Sciences Inc. shares are held by institutional investors while 84.9% of Resources Connection Inc. are owned by institutional investors. Volt Information Sciences Inc.’s share held by insiders are 4%. On the other hand, insiders held about 0.7% of Resources Connection Inc.’s shares.
Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.
|Performance (W)||Performance (M)||Performance (Q)||Performance (HY)||Performance (Y)||Performance (YTD)|
|Volt Information Sciences Inc.||5.88%||19.51%||69.62%||26%||7.56%||105.12%|
|Resources Connection Inc.||0.64%||4.25%||5.38%||8.54%||12.39%||22.68%|
For the past year Volt Information Sciences Inc. was more bullish than Resources Connection Inc.
Resources Connection Inc. beats Volt Information Sciences Inc. on 11 of the 13 factors.
Volt Information Sciences, Inc. provides staffing and information technology (IT) infrastructure services in the United States and internationally. It operates through North American Staffing, International Staffing, and Technology Outsourcing Services and Solutions segments. The company provides contingent staffing, direct placement, recruitment process outsourcing, staffing management, and other employment services; and managed service programs consisting of managing the procurement and on-boarding of contingent workers. It also offers technology outsourcing services and solutions, such as customer care call centers, and video and online gaming industry quality assurance testing services. In addition, the company provides IT infrastructure services, including IT hardware maintenance, storage, network and desktop products, remote monitoring for corporate data centers and networks, and planning, as well as migration and support services. The company serves multinational, national, and local customers in various occupations, including accounting, finance, administrative, call center, engineering, IT, manufacturing, assembly, warehousing, and industrial. Volt Information Sciences, Inc. was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Resources Connection, Inc. provides agile consulting services in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers finance and accounting services, including process transformation and optimization, financial reporting and analysis, technical and operational accounting, merger and acquisition due diligence and integration, audit readiness, preparation and response, implementation of new accounting standards, and remediation support. It also provides information management services, such as program and project management, business and technology integration, data strategy, and business performance management. In addition, the company offers corporate advisory, strategic communications, and restructuring services; and corporate governance, risk, and compliance management services, such as contract and regulatory compliance, enterprise risk management, internal controls management, and operation and information technology (IT) audits. Further, it provides supply chain management services comprising strategy development, procurement and supplier management, logistics and materials management, supply chain planning and forecasting, and unique device identification compliance; and human capital services, including change management, organization development and effectiveness, compensation and incentive plan strategies, and optimization of human resources technology and operations. Additionally, the company offers legal and regulatory supporting services for commercial transactions, global compliance initiatives, law department operations, and law department business strategies and analytics. It also provides policyIQ, a proprietary cloud-based governance, risk, and compliance software application. The company was formerly known as RC Transaction Corp. and changed its name to Resources Connection, Inc. in August 2000. Resources Connection, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.