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

$158.43
-1.31 (-0.82 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 12:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$158.42
Now: $158.43
$159.74
50-Day Range
$159.60
MA: $167.32
$174.02
52-Week Range
$121.40
Now: $158.43
$174.50
Volume364,991 shs
Average Volume1.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$68.75 billion
P/E Ratio29.07
Dividend Yield1.97%
Beta0.9
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$8.4361 per share
Book Value$12.41 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.29 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees58,000
Market Cap$68.75 billion
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (Estimated)
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.79 per share on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a $3.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 12th. View Automatic Data Processing's Dividend History.

How were Automatic Data Processing's earnings last quarter?

Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The business services provider reported $1.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.01. The business services provider earned $3.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.50 billion. Automatic Data Processing had a net margin of 16.17% and a return on equity of 47.48%. The company's revenue was up 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.99 EPS. 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, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Automatic Data Processing.

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

Automatic Data Processing updated its FY 2020 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.10-6.21 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.06. The company issued revenue guidance of $15.0255-15.16725 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $15.13 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ADP?

11 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Automatic Data Processing's shares. Their predictions range from $150.00 to $195.00. On average, they expect Automatic Data Processing's stock price to reach $175.7778 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Automatic Data Processing.

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

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Automatic Data Processing in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 3 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?

News coverage about ADP stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Automatic Data Processing earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Automatic Data Processing.

Are investors shorting Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,620,400 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the July 31st total of 3,293,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,930,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.9 days. Currently, 0.8% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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), Air Transport Services Group (ATSG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Mcdonald's (MCD), Verizon Communications (VZ), AT&T (T) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

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 investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.78%), BlackRock Inc. (7.11%), BlackRock Inc. (7.13%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.11%), Morgan Stanley (1.94%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.53%). 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, Edward B Flynn III, Jan Siegmund, John Ayala, John P Jones III, Maria Black, Michael A Bonarti, Michael C Eberhard, Stuart Sackman and Thomas J Perrotti. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Automatic Data Processing.

Which institutional investors are selling Automatic Data Processing stock?

ADP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polen Capital Management LLC, Generation Investment Management LLP, Prudential Financial Inc., HBK Investments L P, Coho Partners Ltd., Cedar Rock Capital Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Isthmus Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Automatic Data Processing company stock in the last year include Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Dermot J O'brien, Donald Weinstein, Douglas W Politi, Jan Siegmund, John Ayala, John P Jones III, Maria Black, Michael C Eberhard and Stuart Sackman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Automatic Data Processing.

Which institutional investors are buying Automatic Data Processing stock?

ADP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Investec Asset Management LTD, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc. and Eagle Asset Management Inc.. 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 $158.43.

How big of a company is Automatic Data Processing?

Automatic Data Processing has a market capitalization of $68.75 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:  536 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  626 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,162
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 9/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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