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Paycom Software Stock Forecast, Price & News

+26.84 (+7.70 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $375.53
50-Day Range
MA: $399.10
52-Week Range
Now: $375.53
Volume821,500 shs
Average Volume453,856 shs
Market Capitalization$22.60 billion
P/E Ratio133.17
Dividend YieldN/A
Paycom Software, Inc. provides cloud-based human capital management (HCM) software service for small to mid-sized companies in the United States. It provides functionality and data analytics that businesses need to manage the employment life cycle from recruitment to retirement. The company's HCM solution offers a suite of applications in the areas of talent acquisition, including applicant tracking, candidate tracker, background checks, on-boarding, e-verify, and tax credit services; and time and labor management, such as time and attendance, scheduling/schedule exchange, time-off requests, labor allocation, labor management reports/push reporting, and geofencing/geotracking. Its HCM solution also provides payroll applications comprising payroll and tax management, Paycom pay, expense management, mileage tracker/fixed and variable rates, garnishment management, and GL concierge applications; and talent management applications that include employee self-service, compensation budgeting, performance management, and Paycom learning and course content, as well as my analytics, which offer employment predictor reporting. In addition, the company's HCM solution offers HR management applications comprising manager on-the-go that gives supervisors and managers the ability to perform a variety of tasks, such as approving time-off requests and expense reimbursements; direct data exchange; ask here, a tool for direct line of communication to ask work-related questions; document and checklist; government and compliance; benefits administration/benefits to carrier; COBRA administration; personnel action forms; surveys; and affordable care act applications. Paycom Software, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Year Founded1998



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$737.67 million
Cash Flow$3.23 per share
Book Value$9.02 per share


Net Income$180.58 million


Market Cap$22.60 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.91 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

124th out of 1,528 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

24th out of 285 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+26.84 (+7.70 %)
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Paycom Software (NYSE:PAYC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Paycom Software a buy right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paycom Software in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Paycom Software stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Paycom Software?

Wall Street analysts have given Paycom Software a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Paycom Software wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Paycom Software?

Paycom Software saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 838,500 shares, a decline of 20.9% from the January 14th total of 1,060,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 385,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Paycom Software's next earnings date?

Paycom Software is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
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How were Paycom Software's earnings last quarter?

Paycom Software, Inc. (NYSE:PAYC) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 10th. The software maker reported $0.84 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.05. The software maker earned $220.95 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $213.57 million. Paycom Software had a net margin of 20.21% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.72%. Paycom Software's revenue was up 14.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.86 EPS.
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How has Paycom Software's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Paycom Software's stock was trading at $220.68 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PAYC shares have increased by 70.2% and is now trading at $375.53.
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How will Paycom Software's stock buyback program work?

Paycom Software declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, March 12th 2020, which authorizes the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 1.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has Paycom Software issued on next quarter's earnings?

Paycom Software updated its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $270-272 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $269.69 million.

What price target have analysts set for PAYC?

15 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Paycom Software's stock. Their forecasts range from $180.00 to $513.00. On average, they anticipate Paycom Software's stock price to reach $418.06 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Paycom Software's key executives?

Paycom Software's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Chad R. Richison, Founder, Pres, CEO & Chairman of Directors (Age 51, Pay $2.74M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Craig E. Boelte, CFO, Treasurer & Corp. Sec. (Age 58, Pay $1.2M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jon D. Evans, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55, Pay $646.2k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Bradley Scott Smith, Chief Information Officer (Age 51, Pay $671.44k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. York, Chief Sales Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.38M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • James Samford, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Tiffany McGowen, Director of Recruiting
  • Ms. Kristy Ross, Head of the San Francisco Office

What is Chad Richison's approval rating as Paycom Software's CEO?

1,259 employees have rated Paycom Software CEO Chad Richison on Glassdoor.com. Chad Richison has an approval rating of 95% among Paycom Software's employees. This puts Chad Richison in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Paycom Software's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Paycom Software own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Paycom Software investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), PayPal (PYPL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Shopify (SHOP), The Trade Desk (TTD), Mastercard (MA), Square (SQ), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA) and Adobe (ADBE).

What is Paycom Software's stock symbol?

Paycom Software trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PAYC."

Who are Paycom Software's major shareholders?

Paycom Software's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.65%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (6.38%), Brown Capital Management LLC (2.99%), Jackson Square Partners LLC (1.94%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (1.41%) and Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.01%). Company insiders that own Paycom Software stock include Bradley Scott Smith, Chad R Richison, Craig E Boelte, Frederick C Peters II, J C Watts, Jr, Jason D Clark, Jeffrey D York, Jon Evans and Robert J Levenson.
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Which major investors are selling Paycom Software stock?

PAYC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Alliancebernstein L.P., Jackson Square Partners LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, and Brown Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Paycom Software company stock in the last year include Bradley Scott Smith, Chad R Richison, Craig E Boelte, Frederick C Peters II, J C Watts, Jr, Jason D Clark, Jeffrey D York, Jon Evans, and Robert J Levenson.
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Which major investors are buying Paycom Software stock?

PAYC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Bessemer Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Untitled Investments LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and BlackRock Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Paycom Software?

Shares of PAYC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Paycom Software's stock price today?

One share of PAYC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $375.53.

How much money does Paycom Software make?

Paycom Software has a market capitalization of $22.60 billion and generates $737.67 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $180.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.86 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Paycom Software have?

Paycom Software employs 3,765 workers across the globe.

When was Paycom Software founded?

Paycom Software was founded in 1998.

What is Paycom Software's official website?

The official website for Paycom Software is www.paycom.com.

Where are Paycom Software's headquarters?

Paycom Software is headquartered at 7501 WEST MEMORIAL ROAD, OKLAHOMA CITY OK, 73142.

How can I contact Paycom Software?

Paycom Software's mailing address is 7501 WEST MEMORIAL ROAD, OKLAHOMA CITY OK, 73142. The software maker can be reached via phone at 405-722-6900 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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