NASDAQ:PCTY - Paylocity Stock Price, News & Analysis

$94.61
-3.81 (-3.87 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$94.43
Now: $94.61
$99.40
50-Day Range
$91.86
MA: $104.69
$110.77
52-Week Range
$53.46
Now: $94.61
$112.46
Volume272,162 shs
Average Volume396,103 shs
Market Capitalization$5.02 billion
P/E Ratio87.60
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.63
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PCTY
CUSIPN/A
Phone847-463-3200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$467.63 million
Cash Flow$1.6721 per share
Book Value$5.81 per share

Profitability

Net Income$53.82 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,050
Market Cap$5.02 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 8th. The software maker reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.27. The software maker had revenue of $120.37 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $117.51 million. Paylocity had a return on equity of 18.19% and a net margin of 11.57%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 24.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.11 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, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Paylocity.

What guidance has Paylocity issued on next quarter's earnings?

Paylocity updated its first quarter 2020 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $123.5-124.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $123.04 million.

What price target have analysts set for PCTY?

13 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Paylocity's shares. Their predictions range from $71.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect Paylocity's share price to reach $106.5455 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price. 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?

Press coverage about PCTY stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Paylocity earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the software maker a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Paylocity.

Are investors shorting Paylocity?

Paylocity saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,015,900 shares, an increase of 23.6% from the July 15th total of 821,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 387,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 3.1% of the company's shares are short sold. View Paylocity's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Paylocity's key competitors?

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Visa (V), Paycom Software (PAYC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Paypal (PYPL), Starbucks (SBUX), Home Depot (HD) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (5.47%), BlackRock Inc. (4.38%), BlackRock Inc. (4.39%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (3.26%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.99%) and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (2.79%). Company insiders that own Paylocity stock include Edward W Gaty, Ellen Carnahan, Jeffrey T Diehl, Mark S Kinsey, Michael R Haske, Ronald V Waters, 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 Brown Advisory Inc., Wasatch Advisors Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. 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, Ronald V Waters, Steven I Sarowitz and Steven R Beauchamp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Paylocity.

Which institutional investors are buying Paylocity stock?

PCTY stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, AXA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Paloma Partners Management Co and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Paylocity's stock price today?

One share of PCTY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $94.61.

How big of a company is Paylocity?

Paylocity has a market capitalization of $5.02 billion and generates $467.63 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $53.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.08 on an earnings per share basis. Paylocity employs 3,050 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Paylocity.

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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  704
MarketBeat'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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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