Swiss National Bank Boosts Holdings in 51job, Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS)

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Swiss National Bank boosted its position in shares of 51job, Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS) by 50.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 84,841 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 28,421 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank owned 0.14% of 51job worth $6,405,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale lifted its holdings in shares of 51job by 214.9% during the 2nd quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale now owns 2,765 shares of the company’s stock worth $783,000 after acquiring an additional 1,887 shares during the period. Fisher Asset Management LLC increased its holdings in 51job by 11.5% in the second quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 84,650 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,391,000 after purchasing an additional 8,735 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its holdings in 51job by 226.0% in the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 13,038 shares of the company’s stock valued at $984,000 after purchasing an additional 9,038 shares during the last quarter. Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. increased its holdings in 51job by 2,665.4% in the second quarter. Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. now owns 450,738 shares of the company’s stock valued at $34,031,000 after purchasing an additional 434,439 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Segantii Capital Management Ltd increased its holdings in 51job by 16.7% in the second quarter. Segantii Capital Management Ltd now owns 5,992 shares of the company’s stock valued at $452,000 after purchasing an additional 856 shares during the last quarter. 48.05% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on JOBS shares. BidaskClub raised 51job from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 17th. TheStreet downgraded 51job from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 26th. Finally, Citigroup downgraded 51job from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, May 13th.

Shares of NASDAQ JOBS opened at $65.68 on Wednesday. 51job, Inc. has a twelve month low of $52.15 and a twelve month high of $97.08. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $73.48 and its 200-day moving average price is $75.83. The company has a market capitalization of $4.14 billion, a PE ratio of 21.30 and a beta of 1.51. The company has a quick ratio of 4.10, a current ratio of 4.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01.

51job (NASDAQ:JOBS) last released its earnings results on Monday, August 5th. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.59 by $0.21. The company had revenue of $140.36 million for the quarter. 51job had a net margin of 40.82% and a return on equity of 17.75%.

51job Profile

51job, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides integrated human resource services in the People's Republic of China. The company offers online recruitment services through its Websites comprising 51job.com, yingjiesheng.com, 51jingying.com, and lagou.com; and mobile applications that enable job seekers to access their accounts through mobile devices and utilize functions available on their Websites.

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