Shares of staffing companies are breaking out today on positive economic news, paced by a 6%...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of staffing companies are breaking out today on positive economic news, paced by a 6% jump in Kforce (KFRC). It's welcome relief for a sector down 38% YTD as companies have been paring excess part-time workers. Gainers: MAN +3.9%, KELYA +5%, BBSI +5.8%, RHI +3.8%.