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NASDAQ:ADP - Automatic Data Processing Stock Price, Forecast & News

$178.30
+2.56 (+1.46 %)
(As of 01/29/2020 07:53 AM ET)
Today's Range
$175.90
Now: $178.30
$178.96
50-Day Range
$167.19
MA: $171.73
$178.33
52-Week Range
$133.76
Now: $178.30
$179.89
Volume1.56 million shs
Average Volume1.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$77.15 billion
P/E Ratio32.84
Dividend Yield2.05%
Beta0.86
Automatic Data Processing, Inc provides business process outsourcing services worldwide. It operates through two segments, Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization (PEO) Services. The Employer Services segment offers various human resources (HR) outsourcing and technology-based human capital management solutions. Its offerings include payroll, benefits administration, talent management, HR management, time and attendance management, insurance, retirement, and compliance services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ADP
CUSIP05301510
CIK8670
Phone973-974-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.18 billion
Cash Flow$8.59 per share
Book Value$12.41 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.29 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees58,000
Market Cap$77.15 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Automatic Data Processing's stock symbol?

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

How often does Automatic Data Processing pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 13th will be given a dividend of $0.91 per share on Wednesday, April 1st. This represents a $3.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.04%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 12th. View Automatic Data Processing's Dividend History.

How will Automatic Data Processing's stock buyback program work?

Automatic Data Processing declared that its Board of Directors has authorized 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 stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Automatic Data Processing's earnings last quarter?

Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 30th. The business services provider reported $1.34 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.33 by $0.01. The business services provider had revenue of $3.50 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.52 billion. Automatic Data Processing had a return on equity of 46.94% and a net margin of 16.52%. Automatic Data Processing's revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.20 earnings per share. View Automatic Data Processing's Earnings History.

When is Automatic Data Processing's next earnings date?

Automatic Data Processing is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 29th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Automatic Data Processing.

What price target have analysts set for ADP?

13 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Automatic Data Processing's shares. Their forecasts range from $176.00 to $212.00. On average, they expect Automatic Data Processing's stock price to reach $186.44 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Automatic Data Processing.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Automatic Data Processing?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Automatic Data Processing in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Automatic Data Processing.

Has Automatic Data Processing been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about ADP stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Automatic Data Processing earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Automatic Data Processing.

Are investors shorting Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,930,000 shares, an increase of 9.3% from the December 15th total of 4,510,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,720,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.9 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's shares are short sold. View Automatic Data Processing's Current Options Chain.

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 Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit (ANH), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Procter & Gamble (PG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Mcdonald's (MCD), Home Depot (HD), AT&T (T), Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Automatic Data Processing's key executives?

Automatic Data Processing's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Carlos A. Rodriguez, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael Anthony Bonarti, Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Dermot J. O'Brien, Chief Transformation Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Kathleen A. Winters, Corp. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Donald Weinstein, Corp. VP of Global Product & Technology (Age 50)

Who are Automatic Data Processing's major shareholders?

Automatic Data Processing's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include California Public Employees Retirement System (0.40%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.29%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.16%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), Huntington National Bank (0.11%) and State of Michigan Retirement System (0.07%). Company insiders that own Automatic Data Processing stock include Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Dermot J O'brien, Don Mcguire, Donald Weinstein, Douglas W Politi, Jan Siegmund, John Ayala, John P Jones III, Maria Black, Michael A Bonarti, Michael C Eberhard and Stuart Sackman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Automatic Data Processing.

Which major investors are selling Automatic Data Processing stock?

ADP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sabal Trust CO, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, California Public Employees Retirement System, Baxter Bros Inc., Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Strs Ohio, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Tocqueville Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Automatic Data Processing company stock in the last year include Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Dermot J O'brien, Don Mcguire, Donald Weinstein, Douglas W Politi, Jan Siegmund, John Ayala, Maria Black and Stuart Sackman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Automatic Data Processing.

Which major investors are buying Automatic Data Processing stock?

ADP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Hillman Co., Rockland Trust Co., DT Investment Partners LLC, Executive Wealth Management LLC, Bright Rock Capital Management LLC, Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. and Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Automatic Data Processing.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Automatic Data Processing's stock price today?

One share of ADP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $178.30.

How big of a company is Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing has a market capitalization of $77.15 billion and generates $14.18 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $2.29 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.45 on an earnings per share basis. Automatic Data Processing employs 58,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Automatic Data Processing.

What is Automatic Data Processing's official website?

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

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ ADP)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  573 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  666 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,239
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Automatic Data Processing and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ADP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ADP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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