For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of Randstad is at profit of 3,17 euros. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 13,66.
The consensus of the dividends per share is at 1,54 euros.Consequently the dividend return is around 3,56 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 0,76 percent.
The stocks DPA, Amadeus Fire and USG People NV in the sector employment sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the employment sector were provided by Goldman Sachs (buy, 77,00 euros), Berenberg (buy, 60,00 euros) and RBC Capital Markets (hold, 47,50 euros).
Randstad's book value/price equals 0,44. The employment agency now trades at a Shiller PE of 15.98. The stock now trades at 43,31 euros. This equals 24 times the 2014's earnings per share.