Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP) open the trading on June 29, 2020, with great promise as it jumped 1.15% to $146.38. During the day, the stock rose to $146.998 and sunk to $144.23 before settling in for the price of $144.72 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, ADP posted a 52-week range of $103.11-$182.32.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Industrials sector firm’s annual sales growth was 6.70%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 15.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 12.30%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $430.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $429.00 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $64.10 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $144.55, while the 200-day Moving Average is $156.91.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 58000 employees. It has generated 244,400 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 39,531. The stock had 6.41 Receivables turnover and 0.36 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +46.70, operating margin was +21.20 and Pretax Margin of +21.20.
Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Staffing & Employment Services industry. Automatic Data Processing Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 82.40% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Apr 13, this organization’s Corp VP sold 250 shares at the rate of 140.23, making the entire transaction reach 35,058 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 5,412. Preceding that transaction, on Feb 06, Company’s Corporate Vice President sold 13,563 for 180.00, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 2,441,340. This particular insider is now the holder of 40,001 in total.
Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 3/30/2020 suggests? It has posted $1.92 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $1.89) by $0.03. This company achieved a net margin of +16.17 while generating a return on equity of 51.76. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.15 per share during the current fiscal year.
Automatic Data Processing Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 12.30% and is forecasted to reach 5.71 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 12.20% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 15.30% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.00. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 4.39. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $25.10, and its Beta score is 0.82. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 4.36. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 46.49.
In the same vein, ADP’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 5.83, a figure that is expected to reach 0.96 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 5.71 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP)
[Automatic Data Processing Inc., ADP] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 23.51% While, its Average True Range was 4.37.
Raw Stochastic average of Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 55.96%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 24.98% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 46.01% that was lower than 68.22% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.