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Paychex Earnings Date, Estimates, & History

-0.85 (-0.70%)
(As of 12/3/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.29 million shs
Average Volume
1.58 million shs
Market Capitalization
$43.20 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield

Earnings Summary

Earnings Date
Dec. 22

Actual EPS
(Sep. 29)
Beat By $0.09

Consensus EPS
(Sep. 29)

Last Year's Q4 EPS

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Paychex Earnings Estimates and Actuals by Quarter

The chart below shows up to four years of a company's earnings history. The dark blue line represents the company's actual earnings per share. The light blue area represents the range of Wall Street analysts' earnings estimates for each quarter.

Paychex Estimated Revenue and Actual Revenue by Quarter

The chart below shows up to four years of a company's revenue history. The dark blue line represents the company's actual revenue. The light blue line represents the company's estimated revenue based on the consensus of Wall Street analysts for each quarter.

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Earnings Estimates

QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage EstimateCompany Guidance
Q1 20214$0.55$0.57$0.56 
Q2 20214$0.64$0.67$0.66 
Q3 20214$0.90$0.92$0.91 
Q4 20214$0.66$0.67$0.67 
FY 202116$2.75$2.83$2.79
Q1 20223$0.69$0.72$0.70 
Q2 20223$0.77$0.79$0.78 
Q3 20223$0.93$1.02$0.98 
Q4 20223$0.70$0.76$0.72 
FY 202212$3.09$3.29$3.18
Q1 20233$0.82$0.96$0.91 
Q2 20233$0.84$0.86$0.85 
Q3 20231$1.04$1.04$1.04 
Q4 20232$0.79$0.85$0.82 
FY 20239$3.49$3.71$3.62

PAYX Earnings Information

Paychex last issued its quarterly earnings data on September 29th, 2021. The business services provider reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.80 by $0.09. The company earned $1.09 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.04 billion. Its revenue was up 16.8% on a year-over-year basis. Paychex has generated $3.37 earnings per share over the last year ($3.37 diluted earnings per share) and currently has a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.5. Earnings for Paychex are expected to grow by 6.34% in the coming year, from $3.47 to $3.69 per share. Paychex has not formally confirmed its next earnings publication date, but the company's estimated earnings date is Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021 based off prior year's report dates.

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateReported EPSBeat/MissGAAP EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueActions
9/29/20218/31/2021$0.80$0.89+$0.09$0.86$1.04 billion$1.09 billion    
6/24/20215/31/2021$0.67$0.72+$0.05$0.71$980.02 million$1.03 billion    
4/5/20212/28/2021$0.92$0.96+$0.04$0.95$1.11 billion$1.11 billion    
12/22/202011/30/2020$0.66$0.73+$0.07$0.71$956.30 million$983.70 million  
10/11/20208/31/2020$0.55$0.63+$0.08$0.67$888.27 million$932.20 million    
7/7/20205/31/2020$0.60$0.61+$0.01$0.61$910.68 million$915.10 million  
3/25/20202/29/2020$0.95$0.97+$0.02$0.96$1.14 billion$1.14 billion  
12/18/2019Q2 20$0.68$0.70+$0.02$0.68$988.26 million$990.70 million    
10/2/20198/31/2019$0.69$0.71+$0.02$0.69$991.70 million$992.00 million    
6/26/20195/31/2019$0.65$0.63($0.02)$0.62$978.94 million$980.40 million  
3/27/20192/28/2019$0.89$0.89$0.88$1.07 billion$1.07 billion    
12/19/2018Q2 2019$0.63$0.65+$0.02$0.65$860.61 million$858.90 million    
10/2/20188/31/2018$0.65$0.67+$0.02$0.67$850.39 million$862.80 million    
6/27/2018Q4 2018$0.62$0.61($0.01)$0.59$868.60 million$871.10 million  
3/26/2018Q3 2018$0.62$0.63+$0.01$0.54$853.99 million$866.50 million    
12/21/2017Q2 2018$0.59$0.59$0.58$823.48 million$826.50 million    
10/3/2017Q1 2018$0.60$0.62+$0.02$0.61$816.34 million$816.80 million
6/28/2017Q4 17$0.53$0.54+$0.01$0.54$797.70 million$799.00 million
3/29/2017Q3 2017$0.54$0.55+$0.01$0.54$799.08 million$795.80 million
12/21/2016Q2 2017$0.55$0.56+$0.01$0.56$778.99 million$771.40 million
9/28/2016Q1 2017$0.57$0.60+$0.03$0.60$782.80 million$785.50 million
6/30/2016Q4 2016$0.49$0.49$0.49$750.51 million$753.90 million  
3/30/2016Q3 2016$0.50$0.50$0.50$751.14 million$752.60 million  
12/22/2015Q2 2016$0.51$0.52+$0.01$0.52$724.08 million$722.40 million  
9/30/2015Q116$0.51$0.52+$0.01$723.00 million
7/1/2015Q4 2015$0.44$0.44$0.44$657.47 million$692.20 million
3/25/2015Q3 2015$0.46$0.46$0.46$701.16 million$693.60 million
12/19/2014Q2 2015$0.46$0.47+$0.01$0.47$674.46 million$676.30 million
9/24/2014Q1 2015$0.46$0.47+$0.01$0.47$659.39 million$666.80 million  
7/1/2014Q4 2014$0.40$0.40$0.40$617.35 million$639.00 million  
3/26/2014Q3 2014$0.42$0.44+$0.02$0.44$628.85 million$636.00 million  
12/18/2013Q2 2014$0.42$0.43+$0.01$0.43$598.89 million$610.50 million  
9/30/2013Q1 2014$0.43$0.44+$0.01$0.44$605.56 million$597.90 million  
6/26/2013Q4 2013$0.37$0.38+$0.01$0.42$585.96 million$575.30 million  
3/27/2013Q3 2013$0.39$0.40+$0.01$0.40$592.62 million$593.30 million  
12/19/2012Q2 2013$0.34$0.41+$0.07$557.66 million$559.40 million  
9/24/2012Q113$0.41$0.42+$0.01$584.05 million$578.20 million
12/20/2010$0.35$0.37+$0.02$510.65 million$512.00 million  
9/27/2010Q1 2011$0.34$0.36+$0.02$0.36
6/23/2010Q4 2010$0.31$0.32+$0.01$0.32
3/24/2010Q3 2010$0.33$0.34+$0.01$0.37
12/16/2009Q2 2010$0.33$0.35+$0.02$0.35
9/23/2009Q1 2010$0.34$0.34$0.34
6/24/2009Q4 2009$0.34$0.32($0.02)$0.32
3/25/2009Q3 2009$0.36$0.36$0.36
12/17/2008Q2 2009$0.40$0.39($0.01)$0.39
9/24/2008Q1 2009$0.41$0.41$0.41
6/26/2008Q4 2008$0.38$0.38$0.38
3/26/2008Q3 2008$0.39$0.39$0.39
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Earnings Frequently Asked Questions

When is Paychex's earnings date?

Paychex has not confirmed its next earnings publication date, but the company's estimated earnings date is Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021 based off last year's report dates. Learn more on PAYX's earnings history

Did Paychex beat their earnings estimates last quarter?

In the previous quarter, Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) reported $0.89 earnings per share (EPS) to beat the analysts' consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.09. Learn more on PAYX's earnings details

How can I listen to Paychex's earnings conference call?

The conference call for Paychex's latest earnings report can be listened to online. Listen to Conference Call

How can I read Paychex's conference call transcript?

The conference call transcript for Paychex's latest earnings report can be read online. Read Transcript

How much revenue does Paychex generate each year?

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) has a recorded annual revenue of $4.06 billion.

How much profit does Paychex generate each year?

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) has a recorded net income of $1.10 billion. PAYX has generated $3.37 earnings per share over the last four quarters.

What is Paychex's price-to-earnings ratio?

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) has a trailing price-to-earnings ratio of 35.55 and a forward price-to-earnings ratio of 34.52. The price/earnings-to-growth ratio is 4.74.

What is Paychex's EPS forecast for next year?

Paychex's earnings are expected to grow from $3.47 per share to $3.69 per share in the next year, which is a 6.34% increase.

This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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