NASDAQ:ADP

Automatic Data Processing Stock Forecast, Price & News

$193.66
-0.31 (-0.16 %)
(As of 05/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$189.30
$194.57
50-Day Range
$183.93
$195.89
52-Week Range
$127.31
$197.28
Volume2.76 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$82.41 billion
P/E Ratio33.62
Dividend Yield1.92%
Beta0.7
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ADP
CUSIP05301510
CIK8670
Phone973-974-5000
Employees58,000
Year Founded1949

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.59 billion
Cash Flow$11.21 per share
Book Value$13.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.47 billion

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$82.41 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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About Automatic Data Processing

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. provides cloud-based human capital management solutions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization (PEO). The Employer Services segment offers strategic, cloud-based platforms, and human resources (HR) outsourcing solutions. Its offerings include payroll, benefits administration, talent management, HR management, workforce management, insurance, retirement, and compliance services. The PEO Services segment provides HR outsourcing solutions to small and mid-sized businesses through a co-employment model. This segment offers benefits package, protection and compliance, talent engagement, comprehensive outsourcing, and recruitment process outsourcing services. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Roseland, New Jersey.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.41 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

5th out of 441 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

2nd out of 100 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Automatic Data Processing a buy right now?

17 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Automatic Data Processing in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Automatic Data Processing stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ADP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Automatic Data Processing?

Wall Street analysts have given Automatic Data Processing a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Automatic Data Processing wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,830,000 shares, a drop of 19.9% from the March 31st total of 4,780,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,970,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.9 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Automatic Data Processing's next earnings date?

Automatic Data Processing is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Automatic Data Processing's earnings last quarter?

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 27th. The business services provider reported $1.89 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.82 by $0.07. The business services provider earned $4.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.08 billion. Automatic Data Processing had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 46.13% and a net margin of 17.07%. Automatic Data Processing's revenue was up 1.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.92 earnings per share.
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How has Automatic Data Processing's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Automatic Data Processing's stock was trading at $148.01 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ADP stock has increased by 30.8% and is now trading at $193.66.
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How often does Automatic Data Processing pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 11th will be given a dividend of $0.93 per share on Thursday, July 1st. This represents a $3.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 10th.
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Is Automatic Data Processing a good dividend stock?

Automatic Data Processing pays an annual dividend of $3.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.92%. Automatic Data Processing has been increasing its dividend for 47 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Automatic Data Processing is 62.84%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Automatic Data Processing will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.49% next year. This indicates that Automatic Data Processing will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Automatic Data Processing's stock buyback program work?

Automatic Data Processing announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Tuesday, November 12th 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 6.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Automatic Data Processing issued on next quarter's earnings?

Automatic Data Processing updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 5.920-5.980 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.930. The company issued revenue guidance of $14.88 billion-$15.03 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $14.88 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ADP?

17 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Automatic Data Processing's stock. Their forecasts range from $132.00 to $212.00. On average, they expect Automatic Data Processing's stock price to reach $176.31 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.0%.
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Who are Automatic Data Processing's key executives?

Automatic Data Processing's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Carlos A. Rodriguez, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57, Pay $2.34M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Kathleen A. Winters, Corp. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $2.53M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Donald Weinstein, Corp. VP of Global Product & Technology (Age 52, Pay $912.51k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Maria Black, Pres of Worldwide Sales & Marketing (Age 47, Pay $906.85k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John C. Ayala, Pres of Employer Services North America (Age 54, Pay $929.24k)
  • Mr. Brock Albinson, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Vipul Nagrath, Global Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Christian Greyenbuhl, VP of Investor Relation
  • Mr. Michael Anthony Bonarti, Corp. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Douglas W. Politi, Pres of Compliance Solutions (Age 59) (LinkedIn Profile)

What is Carlos A. Rodriguez's approval rating as Automatic Data Processing's CEO?

5,336 employees have rated Automatic Data Processing CEO Carlos A. Rodriguez on Glassdoor.com. Carlos A. Rodriguez has an approval rating of 90% among Automatic Data Processing's employees.

Who are some of Automatic Data Processing's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Automatic Data Processing own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Automatic Data Processing investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), The Procter & Gamble (PG), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), McDonald's (MCD), Walmart (WMT) and The Home Depot (HD).

What is Automatic Data Processing's stock symbol?

Automatic Data Processing trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ADP."

Who are Automatic Data Processing's major shareholders?

Automatic Data Processing's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.36%), Coho Partners Ltd. (0.23%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.20%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.17%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.14%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.12%). Company insiders that own Automatic Data Processing stock include Brian L Michaud, Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Deborah L Dyson, Dermot J O'brien, Don Mcguire, Donald Weinstein, John Ayala, Joseph Desilva and Stuart Sackman.
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Which institutional investors are selling Automatic Data Processing stock?

ADP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, State of Michigan Retirement System, Boston Trust Walden Corp, KBC Group NV, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , and FDx Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Automatic Data Processing company stock in the last year include Brian L Michaud, Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Deborah L Dyson, Joseph Desilva, and Stuart Sackman.
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Which institutional investors are buying Automatic Data Processing stock?

ADP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Conning Inc., Clarus Group Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Tandem Investment Advisors Inc., Cullinan Associates Inc., and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V..
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How do I buy shares of Automatic Data Processing?

Shares of ADP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Automatic Data Processing's stock price today?

One share of ADP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $193.66.

How much money does Automatic Data Processing make?

Automatic Data Processing has a market capitalization of $82.41 billion and generates $14.59 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $2.47 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.92 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Automatic Data Processing have?

Automatic Data Processing employs 58,000 workers across the globe.

Does Automatic Data Processing have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Automatic Data Processing: ADP Atlantic, ADP Benefits Services KY, ADP Brasil Ltda, ADP Broker-Dealer Inc, ADP Canada Co., ADP Employer Services GmbH, ADP Europe SAS, ADP France SAS, ADP GSI France SAS, ADP GlobalView B.V., ADP Indemnity, ADP International Services BV, ADP LLC, ADP MasterTax, ADP Pacific, ADP Payroll Services, ADP Private Limited, ADP Screening and Selection Services, ADP Tax Services, ADP Technology Services, ADP TotalSource CO XXI, ADP TotalSource CO XXII, ADP TotalSource FL XVI, ADP TotalSource FL XXIX, ADP TotalSource Group, ADP TotalSource I, ADP TotalSource of CO XXIII, Automatic Data Processing Insurance Agency, Automatic Data Processing Limited, Automatic Data Processing Limited (UK), Celergo, Global Cash Card, Ma Foi Consulting Solutions Ltd., Payroll S.A., PhyLogic Healthcare, SHPS Inc., The Marcus Buckingham Company, The RightThing, Wallace, and Work Market.

When was Automatic Data Processing founded?

Automatic Data Processing was founded in 1949.

What is Automatic Data Processing's official website?

The official website for Automatic Data Processing is www.adp.com.

Where are Automatic Data Processing's headquarters?

Automatic Data Processing is headquartered at ONE ADP BOULVARD, ROSELAND NJ, 07068.

How can I contact Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing's mailing address is ONE ADP BOULVARD, ROSELAND NJ, 07068. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 973-974-5000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 5/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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