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Updating on international specialist staffing group Empresaria (EMR) on a half-year trading update last month with the shares at 80p, we concluded there looked further to go as further evidence of recovery building and that a full recovery can be delivered, as well as cost action taken, showed. The shares last closed at 81p but are currently up to 91p to sell on half-year results.
Recommending shares in international specialist staffing group Empresaria (EMR) at a 70p offer price last month, we stated there looked reason for confidence that following updates will show further evidence of recovery building and that a full recovery can be delivered – also noting cost action taken last year should come through. Now there has been a half-year trading update and the shares are currently up to 80p.
More recent positive news from the recruitment sector with group spanning 31 countries Robert Walters (RWA) having announced continued positive momentum materially ahead of market expectations. Its shares have though now more than doubled since October and are not too far off highs reached three years ago. Shares in smaller peer, though still operating in 20 countries across the world, Empresaria (EMR) remained above 40p in October, have previously reached well above 100p, and are currently still below 80p despite the company being set for a summer of positive macro-economic tailwinds and the operational gearing they bring.
Previously writing on recruitment group Empresaria (EMR) in the summer, I concluded it one of the more attractive plays in the sector but prevailing uncertainties meant wariness of the industry. A trading update today is headlined “reduced performance in Germany and the Middle East”. Uh oh…
Having commenced the year at just over 100p, shares in staffing group Empresaria (EMR) reached 168p at the start of last month before slipping back – closing yesterday at 146.5p. However, they are currently 5.5% higher today on the back of a “Trading Update” announcement…
We recommended shares in staffing group Empresaria (EMR) on the Nifty Fifty subscription site at a 28.5p offer price in January 2013, banking gains at a 65p bid price last year citing a cautious view on stockmarket valuations. The following updates with the latter decision currently proving further premature on the back of a positive results announcement for the first half of 2016…
An interesting point to make regarding this is the way that in the case of shares of Empresaria Group (EMR) we have a strong trend, but a relatively choppy ride. Despite this, I now offer a share price target.
Empresaria (EMR) has updated that it “has made a good start to the year, delivering like for like growth against this period in 2014” and that it “remains on course to meet market expectations for the full year.”
International specialist staffing group, Empresaria (EMR) has announced results for the 2014 calendar year and that “we see exciting opportunities for growth across our network, particularly from the investments made in 2014, and look forward to the year ahead with confidence”. We are heading for 100% up on this share tip but there’s more to come.
International specialist staffing group, Empresaria (EMR) has updated investors that calendar 2014 “profitability will be slightly ahead of market expectations” and that “we see exciting growth opportunities ahead and are confident in our ability to continue to deliver profitable growth”.
International specialist staffing group Empresaria (EMR) has announced an initial £1 million, and up to £1.5 million, acquisition of 75% of Ball & Hoolahan Ltd, a UK-based recruiter serving the marketing industry. Good news for all those who followed this impressive share tip.
International specialist staffing group, Empresaria (EMR) has announced results for the first half of the 2014 calendar year and that “based on performance to date, we are confident that earnings for the full year will be in line with market expectations and look forward to delivering further growth”. This has been a great share tip from me but what now?
International staffing group Empresaria (EMR) was a 2014 share tip of the year from me on this website at 38p. Since my previous ‘tip of the year update’ on it, the company has announced results for the 2013 calendar year and some detail of “a promising start” to the current year. With the shares currently at 46.5p, the following updates my view.
International specialist staffing group, Empresaria (EMR) has updated at its AGM that it “has made a promising start to the year” and “remains on course to meet market expectations for the full year”. Jolly good. We are now 58% ahead on an offer to bid basis on this share tip but there is more to come.
I made this international specialist staffing group a tip of the year at 38p. The shares now trade at around 50p following results for 2013. These were reviewed HERE and the following update includes the views on Empresaria (EMR) of researcher Hardman & Co.
International specialist staffing group now operating in 19 countries, Empresaria (EMR) is a share tip that sees us 77% ahead on an offer to bid basis. But there is more to come.
My final tip of the year to be updated this week is specialist staffing group which operates in 18 countries, Empresaria (EMR). Like marketing services group Creston plc, this one has thus far also been a creditable performer – the shares currently trading at 47p and having been pretty steady since a trading statement last month.
We are way ahead on this tip from the Nifty Fifty website I run with Tom Winnifrith but should we bank gains on specialist staffing group operating in 18 countries, Empresaria (EMR). We banked big gains on two of our other tips on Friday.
The global economy will grow in 2014 at a reasonable old rate and a geared and undervalued play on that is Empresaria (EMR) at 38p – it is my second 2014 share tip of the year.
Any director share purchases are not necessarily a signal that the director sees value and can indeed be an indicator to the contrary.
Shares in international specialist staffing group Empresaria (EMR) presently trade at 32p-35p on the back of the company’s results release for the first half of 2013. Having added the shares to the Penny Share portfolio of my Nifty Fifty website at a 28.5p offer price in January, the following reflects my current view.
Whereas shares in larger sector peers such as Robert Walters (see HERE), SThree (see HERE) and Michael Page International (see HERE) trade on buoyant ratings, those of AIM-listed staffer Empresaria plc (EMR) have been somewhat depressed in recent months...
AIM-listed international staffing company Empresaria (EMR) has updated that 2013 performance to date “has been in line with the board's internal forecasts and we remain on track to meet expectations for the full year”.
AIM-listed international staffing company Empresaria (EMR) is a company followed on the premium Nifty Fifty offering. The shares reached 36p in March but have since fallen back to trade at a current 29.5p.
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