NASDAQ:ADP - Automatic Data Processing Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $161.34 -0.38 (-0.23 %) (As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$161.72Today's Range$160.10 - $162.7152-Week Range$121.40 - $165.50Volume1.26 million shsAverage Volume1.99 million shsMarket Capitalization$70.22 billionP/E Ratio37.09Dividend Yield1.95%Beta0.95 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.14 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Automatic Data Processing in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $157.4167, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 2.43%. The high price target for ADP is $180.00 and the low price target for ADP is $134.00. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.432.502.532.56Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)6 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)7 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)8 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)9 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $157.4167$154.00$152.2857$151.1333Price Target Upside: 2.43% downside7.90% upside6.70% upside5.89% upsideAutomatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Consensus Price Target History Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails5/6/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$168.00 ➝ $180.00Low5/2/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$147.00 ➝ $162.00Low4/30/2019Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow11/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$167.00Low11/1/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$155.00 ➝ $150.00Low10/4/2018Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$180.00Low8/20/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$175.00Low8/13/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$145.00 ➝ $150.00Low8/10/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$160.00Low7/17/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformLow6/13/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$128.00 ➝ $138.00Low6/13/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$122.00 ➝ $134.00Low6/13/2018WedbushBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$101.25 ➝ $145.00Low6/6/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$126.00 ➝ $148.00Low5/4/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$138.00 ➝ $140.00Low4/2/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$119.00 ➝ $130.00Medium12/11/2017Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$116.02 ➝ $135.00Medium8/20/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingIn-Line$115.00Low8/9/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingMarket PerformLow7/30/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$95.00Low7/21/2017William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium(Data available from 5/20/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Retained Earnings Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.