NASDAQ:ADP - Automatic Data Processing Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $141.24 -0.18 (-0.13 %) (As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$141.63Today's Range$139.14 - $141.8552-Week Range$102.81 - $141.85Volume1.75 million shsAverage Volume2.27 million shsMarket Capitalization$61.02 billionP/E Ratio32.42Dividend Yield1.96%Beta0.88 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Automatic Data Processing, Inc. provides business process outsourcing services worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization (PEO) Services. The Employer Services segment offers various human resources (HR) business process outsourcing and technology-enabled human capital management solutions. Its offerings include payroll services, benefits administration, talent management, HR management, time and attendance management, insurance, retirement, and tax and compliance services. This segment provides solutions via a software-and service-based delivery model, which businesses of various types and sizes can use to recruit, pay, manage, and retain employees; and serves approximately 570,000 clients via the company's cloud-based strategic software as a service offering. The PEO Services segment offers HR outsourcing solutions through a co-employment model. It offers HR administration services, such as employee recruitment, payroll and tax administration, time and attendance management, benefits administration, employee training and development, online HR management tools, and employee leave administration; and employee benefits that enable eligible worksite employees with access to group health, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) retirement savings plan, health savings accounts, flexible spending accounts, group term life and disability coverage, and employee assistance program. It also provides employer liability management services, including workers' compensation program, unemployment claims management, safety compliance guidance, access to employment practices liability insurance, and guidance on compliance with the U.S. federal, state, and local employment laws and regulations. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. has a strategic relationship with Financial Engines Inc. to offer independent advisory services to employers. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Roseland, New Jersey. Receive ADP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ADP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Data processing & preparation Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services SectorBusiness Services SymbolNASDAQ:ADP CUSIP05301510 Webwww.adp.com Phone973-974-5000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58 Current Ratio1.05 Quick Ratio1.05 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio32.42 Forward P/E Ratio27.27 P/E Growth2.37 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$13.33 billion Price / Sales4.64 Cash Flow$5.4723 per share Price / Cash25.81 Book Value$7.85 per share Price / Book17.99 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.35 Net Income$1.62 billion Net Margins12.16% Return on Equity50.17% Return on Assets4.78% Miscellaneous Employees57,000 Outstanding Shares438,080,000Market Cap$61.02 billion 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 Thursday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.69 per share on Monday, October 1st. This represents a $2.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. View Automatic Data Processing's Dividend History. How were Automatic Data Processing's earnings last quarter? Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The business services provider reported $0.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $3.32 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.29 billion. Automatic Data Processing had a net margin of 12.16% and a return on equity of 50.17%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.66 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 Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Automatic Data Processing. What price target have analysts set for ADP? 15 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Automatic Data Processing's shares. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $160.00. On average, they anticipate Automatic Data Processing's share price to reach $136.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Automatic Data Processing. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Automatic Data Processing? 15 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 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Automatic Data Processing. Who are some of Automatic Data Processing's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Automatic Data Processing include Fiserv (FISV), Workday (WDAY), DXC Technology (DXC), Verisk Analytics (VRSK), Autohome (ATHM), RingCentral (RNG), Zendesk (ZEN), Proofpoint (PFPT), YY (YY), CarGurus (CARG), DST Systems (DST), Pegasystems (PEGA), Corelogic (CLGX), PagSeguro Digital (PAGS) and Acxiom (ACXM). 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 54)Mr. Jan Siegmund, Corp. VP & CFO (Age 54)Mr. Michael Anthony Bonarti, Corp. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)Mr. Dermot J. O'Brien, Chief Transformation Officer (Age 52)Mr. Brock Albinson, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 43) Has Automatic Data Processing been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about ADP stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Automatic Data Processing earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 48.58 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Automatic Data Processing. Who are Automatic Data Processing's major shareholders? Automatic Data Processing's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.70%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.15%), Morgan Stanley (1.75%), Polen Capital Management LLC (1.63%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.64%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.53%). Company insiders that own Automatic Data Processing stock include Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Dermot J O'brien, Donald Weinstein, 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 Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Janus Henderson Group PLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Natixis, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Automatic Data Processing company stock in the last year include Brock Albinson, Carlos A Rodriguez, Donald Weinstein, Edward B Flynn III, John P Jones III, Maria Black, Michael A Bonarti, Michael C Eberhard, Stuart Sackman and Thomas J Perrotti. 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 Millennium Management LLC, Senator Investment Group LP, Morgan Stanley, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., BTIM Corp., Winslow Capital Management LLC, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. and BlackRock 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Automatic Data Processing's stock price today? One share of ADP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $141.24. How big of a company is Automatic Data Processing? Automatic Data Processing has a market capitalization of $61.02 billion and generates $13.33 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $1.62 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.35 on an earnings per share basis. Automatic Data Processing employs 57,000 workers across the globe. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 417 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 490 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 907MarketBeat'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. 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