NYSE:CDAY - Ceridian HCM Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$36.85 -0.73 (-1.94 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$37.58
Today's Range$36.73 - $38.87
52-Week Range$28.65 - $44.98
Volume458,300 shs
Average Volume657,311 shs
Market Capitalization$5.28 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Ceridian HCM Holding, Inc. engages in the provision of human capital management services. It operates through Human Capital Management (HCM), and LifeWorks segments. The Human Capital Management segment includes cloud solutions, dayforce and powerplay, as well as bureau HCM solutions. The LifeWorks segment reflects the results of LifeWorks joint venture. The company was founded on July 3, 2013 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Prepackaged software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNYSE:CDAY
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43
Current Ratio1.03
Quick Ratio1.03


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$750.70 million
Price / Sales6.78
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-9,200,000.00
Net Margins-2.25%
Return on Equity2.64%
Return on Assets0.50%


Outstanding Shares138,050,000
Market Cap$5.28 billion

Ceridian HCM (NYSE:CDAY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ceridian HCM's stock symbol?

Ceridian HCM trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CDAY."

How were Ceridian HCM's earnings last quarter?

Ceridian HCM Holding Inc (NYSE:CDAY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.03. The business earned $179.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $176.29 million. Ceridian HCM had a negative net margin of 2.25% and a positive return on equity of 2.64%. Ceridian HCM's quarterly revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. View Ceridian HCM's Earnings History.

When is Ceridian HCM's next earnings date?

Ceridian HCM is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ceridian HCM.

What guidance has Ceridian HCM issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ceridian HCM updated its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $195-197 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $195.51 million.Ceridian HCM also updated its FY 2018 guidance to EPS.

What price target have analysts set for CDAY?

13 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Ceridian HCM's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Ceridian HCM's stock price to reach $39.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ceridian HCM.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ceridian HCM?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ceridian HCM in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ceridian HCM.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Ceridian HCM stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Ceridian HCM stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. provides human capital management software company. It provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management and talent management functionality. Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. is based in Minneapolis, United States. " (10/31/2018)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "If it seems like we’re using copy and paste for the majority of our recent IPOs, you’re largely correct. Lead banks deliver IPO pops to their favorite clients and more often than not, momentum money managers chase these thinly traded names to expensive levels. As we said quite explicitly in our deep-dive launch piece, Ceridian has built some very good technology with Dayforce and this alone makes the company worthy of investor attention." (10/29/2018)

Has Ceridian HCM been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CDAY stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ceridian HCM earned a daily sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Ceridian HCM's key competitors?

Who are Ceridian HCM's key executives?

Ceridian HCM's management team includes the folowing people:
  • David D. Ossip, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Leagh E. Turner, President
  • Paul D. Elliott, Chief Operating Officer
  • Arthur Gitajn, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Ozzie Goldschmied, Chief Technology Officer & Executive VP

When did Ceridian HCM IPO?

(CDAY) raised $420 million in an IPO on Thursday, April 26th 2018. The company issued 21,000,000 shares at a price of $19.00-$21.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank Securities served as the underwriters for the IPO and Barclays, Citigroup, Jefferies, CIBC Capital Markets, Wells Fargo Securities, Baird, Canaccord Genuity, Piper Jaffray, William Blair and MUFG were co-managers.

When did the company's lock-up period expire?

Ceridian HCM's lock-up period expired on Tuesday, October 23rd. Ceridian HCM had issued 21,000,000 shares in its public offering on April 26th. The total size of the offering was $462,000,000 based on an initial share price of $22.00. Since the end of the company's lock-up period, restrictions preventing major shareholders and company insiders from selling shares in the company have been lifted.

Who are Ceridian HCM's major shareholders?

Ceridian HCM's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital Research Global Investors (2.12%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.59%), Bamco Inc. NY (1.41%), Select Equity Group L.P. (1.09%), BlackRock Inc. (0.64%) and TCW Group Inc. (0.37%). Company insiders that own Ceridian HCM stock include Arthur Gitajn, Cannae Holdings, Inc, Ozzie J Goldschmied and Paul D Elliott. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ceridian HCM.

Which major investors are selling Ceridian HCM stock?

CDAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Citadel Advisors LLC and Pentwater Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Ceridian HCM company stock in the last year include Arthur Gitajn, Cannae Holdings, Inc, Ozzie J Goldschmied and Paul D Elliott. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ceridian HCM.

Which major investors are buying Ceridian HCM stock?

CDAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Select Equity Group L.P., Capital Research Global Investors, Bamco Inc. NY, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Franklin Resources Inc., TCW Group Inc., Artemis Investment Management LLP and Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ceridian HCM.

How do I buy shares of Ceridian HCM?

Shares of CDAY 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 Ceridian HCM's stock price today?

One share of CDAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.85.

How big of a company is Ceridian HCM?

Ceridian HCM has a market capitalization of $5.28 billion and generates $750.70 million in revenue each year. Ceridian HCM employs 4,212 workers across the globe.

What is Ceridian HCM's official website?

The official website for Ceridian HCM is http://www.ceridian.com.

How can I contact Ceridian HCM?

Ceridian HCM's mailing address is 3311 EAST OLD SHAKOPEE ROAD, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55425. The company can be reached via phone at 952-853-8100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ceridian HCM (NYSE CDAY)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  84 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  95 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  179
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ceridian HCM and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CDAY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CDAY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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