Kelly Services reports steady Q3 2015 earnings
Diluted earnings per share in the third quarter of 2015 were $0.23 compared to $0.03 per share in the third quarter of 2014. Adjusted earnings per share were $0.10 in the third quarter of 2014. Included in the third quarter of 2015 was a foreign exchange impact of $0.06 per share.
Commenting on the third quarter, Camden stated, "Our third quarter results confirm that Kelly is operating as a more efficient organization, delivering both top-line growth and operating leverage. Excluding the 2014 restructuring charges, we dropped nearly 50% of our constant currency GP growth to the bottom line during the quarter our 2014 investments in PT and OCG are continuing to yield results and we're expanding Kelly's role as a trusted talent advisor to many of the world's top companies."
Kelly also reported that on 3rd November, its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.05 per share. The dividend is payable December 4 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on November 16.