NASDAQ:PCTY - Paylocity Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $87.58 +1.41 (+1.64 %) (As of 03/26/2019 02:46 PM ET)Previous Close$86.17Today's Range$86.05 - $88.9152-Week Range$47.29 - $92.50Volume6,592 shsAverage Volume293,695 shsMarket Capitalization$4.63 billionP/E Ratio284.84Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.09 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Paylocity Holding Corporation provides cloud-based payroll and human capital management software solutions for medium-sized organizations in the United States. The company offers Paylocity Web Pay for enterprise-grade payroll processing and administration; Paylocity Web HR for employee record management, HR compliance and reporting, HR insight and analytics, and self-service portals; Talent Management for employee performance appraisal process and performance review; Paylocity Web Time, a time and attendance solution; and Paylocity Web Expense, an expense management tool designed to streamline and automate the expense management process. It also provides Paylocity Web Benefits and Paylocity Enterprise Benefits, which are benefit management solutions that integrate with insurance carrier systems to provide automated administrative processes and allow users to choose benefit elections and make life event changes online, summarize benefit elections, and perform other benefit-related tasks, as well as enable premium reconciliation, management of voluntary benefits, and reporting. In addition, the company offers third-party administrative services for clients designed to modernize the administration of flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, transportation management accounts, premium only plans, and health reimbursement arrangements for their employees. Further, it provides implementation and training, client, and tax and regulatory services. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois. Receive PCTY News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PCTY and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:PCTY Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1591698 Webwww.paylocity.com Phone847-463-3200Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.07 Quick Ratio1.07Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio284.84 Forward P/E Ratio162.19 P/E Growth7.88 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$363.52 million Price / Sales12.75 Cash Flow$0.9108 per share Price / Cash Flow96.16 Book Value$4.04 per share Price / Book21.68Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.31 Net Income$38.59 million Net Margins12.81% Return on Equity13.43% Return on Assets1.96%Miscellaneous Employees2,600 Outstanding Shares52,920,000Market Cap$4.63 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Paylocity (NASDAQ:PCTY) Frequently Asked Questions What is Paylocity's stock symbol? Paylocity trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PCTY." How were Paylocity's earnings last quarter? Paylocity Holding Corp (NASDAQ:PCTY) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 6th. The software maker reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.11. The software maker had revenue of $107.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $104.68 million. Paylocity had a net margin of 12.81% and a return on equity of 13.43%. The company's revenue was up 24.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.16 earnings per share. View Paylocity's Earnings History. When is Paylocity's next earnings date? Paylocity is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Paylocity. What guidance has Paylocity issued on next quarter's earnings? Paylocity issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $459-460 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $454.86 million.Paylocity also updated its Q3 2019 guidance to EPS. What price target have analysts set for PCTY? 13 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Paylocity's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Paylocity's stock price to reach $78.6923 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Paylocity. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Paylocity? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paylocity in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Paylocity. Has Paylocity been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about PCTY stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Paylocity earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the software maker a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Paylocity? Paylocity saw a decrease in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 844,846 shares, a decrease of 31.3% from the January 31st total of 1,228,874 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 371,027 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days. Approximately 2.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Paylocity's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Paylocity's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Paylocity include Veeva Systems (VEEV), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS), Synopsys (SNPS), Twilio (TWLO), SS&C Technologies (SSNC), ANSYS (ANSS), Symantec (SYMC), Citrix Systems (CTXS), Atlassian (TEAM), Micro Focus International (MFGP), PTC (PTC), TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE (TTWO), Paycom Software (PAYC), Tableau Software (DATA) and The Ultimate Software Group (ULTI). What other stocks do shareholders of Paylocity own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Paylocity investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Paycom Software (PAYC), Netflix (NFLX), ServiceNow (NOW), Visa (V), Square (SQ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Alphabet (GOOG) and Walt Disney (DIS). Who are Paylocity's key executives? Paylocity's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Steven I. Sarowitz, Chairman (Age 53)Mr. Steven R. Beauchamp, CEO & Director (Age 47)Mr. Michael R. Haske, Pres & COO (Age 47)Mr. Toby J. Williams J.D., Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)Mr. Edward W. Gaty, Sr. VP of Product & Technology (Age 46) Who are Paylocity's major shareholders? Paylocity's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.29%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (3.02%), FMR LLC (1.60%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (1.60%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (1.10%) and Brown Advisory Inc. (1.04%). Company insiders that own Paylocity stock include Edward W Gaty, Ellen Carnahan, Jeffrey T Diehl, Mark S Kinsey, Michael R Haske, Peter J Mcgrail, Steven I Sarowitz and Steven R Beauchamp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Paylocity. Which institutional investors are selling Paylocity stock? PCTY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Paylocity company stock in the last year include Edward W Gaty, Jeffrey T Diehl, Mark S Kinsey, Michael R Haske, Steven I Sarowitz and Steven R Beauchamp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Paylocity. Which institutional investors are buying Paylocity stock? PCTY stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Norges Bank, FMR LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Paylocity. How do I buy shares of Paylocity? Shares of PCTY 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 Paylocity's stock price today? One share of PCTY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $87.58. How big of a company is Paylocity? Paylocity has a market capitalization of $4.63 billion and generates $363.52 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $38.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.31 on an earnings per share basis. Paylocity employs 2,600 workers across the globe. What is Paylocity's official website? The official website for Paylocity is http://www.paylocity.com. How can I contact Paylocity? Paylocity's mailing address is 1400 AMERICAN LANE, SCHAUMBURG IL, 60173. The software maker can be reached via phone at 847-463-3200 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Paylocity (NASDAQ PCTY)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 368 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 273 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 641MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Paylocity and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PCTY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PCTY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: When is a capital gain realized?