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NASDAQ:PCTYPaylocity Stock Price, Forecast & News

$131.64
-1.22 (-0.92 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$130.98
Now: $131.64
$133.46
50-Day Range
$127.10
MA: $139.31
$152.99
52-Week Range
$66.98
Now: $131.64
$156.00
Volume228,996 shs
Average Volume562,714 shs
Market Capitalization$7.08 billion
P/E Ratio113.48
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.61
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.79 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$561.33 million
Cash Flow$1.94 per share
Book Value$7.32 per share

Profitability

Net Income$64.46 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,050
Market Cap$7.08 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$131.64
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Paylocity (NASDAQ:PCTY) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Paylocity's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Paylocity's stock was trading at $108.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PCTY shares have increased by 20.8% and is now trading at $131.64.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Paylocity?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paylocity in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Paylocity's next earnings date?

Paylocity is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were Paylocity's earnings last quarter?

Paylocity Holding Corp (NASDAQ:PCTY) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 6th. The software maker reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.19. The software maker earned $130.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $126.55 million. Paylocity had a net margin of 11.48% and a return on equity of 18.18%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.34 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Paylocity issued on next quarter's earnings?

Paylocity updated its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $131.5-135.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $134.47 million.

What price target have analysts set for PCTY?

14 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Paylocity's stock. Their forecasts range from $93.00 to $163.00. On average, they anticipate Paylocity's share price to reach $137.92 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Paylocity been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about PCTY stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Paylocity earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the software maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Paylocity?

Paylocity saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,720,000 shares, a decrease of 15.7% from the July 15th total of 2,040,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 642,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 4.8% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Visa (V), Paycom Software (PAYC), ServiceNow (NOW), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Paylocity's key executives?

Paylocity's management team includes the following 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)

What is Paylocity's stock symbol?

Paylocity trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PCTY."

Who are Paylocity's major shareholders?

Paylocity's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.61%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (4.20%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (1.54%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.17%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (1.00%) and FMR LLC (0.83%). Company insiders that own Paylocity stock include Andrew Cappotelli, Edward W Gaty, Jeffrey T Diehl, Mark S Kinsey, Michael R Haske, Ronald V Waters, Steven I Sarowitz, Steven R Beauchamp and Toby J Williams.
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Which institutional investors are selling Paylocity stock?

PCTY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Blair William & Co. IL, Macquarie Group Ltd., Wasatch Advisors Inc., FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Stifel Financial Corp, and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Paylocity company stock in the last year include Andrew Cappotelli, Edward W Gaty, Jeffrey T Diehl, Mark S Kinsey, Michael R Haske, Ronald V Waters, Steven I Sarowitz, and Toby J Williams.
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Which institutional investors are buying Paylocity stock?

PCTY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, American International Group Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., and UBS Group AG.
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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 $131.64.

How big of a company is Paylocity?

Paylocity has a market capitalization of $7.08 billion and generates $561.33 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $64.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis. Paylocity employs 3,050 workers across the globe.

What is Paylocity's official website?

The official website for Paylocity is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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