Paychex – PAYX

Paychex, Inc provides integrated human capital management solutions for human resources (HR), payroll, benefits, and insurance services for small to medium-sized businesses in the United States, Europe, and India.

infoPaychex is a large cap stock with a total market cap of 43.85B.

infoThey trade on the NASDAQ and had their IPO 39 years and 11 months ago.

infoPaychex currently employs 16600 people.

infoAs of Wednesday, Aug 23 2023, Paychex’s share price is $121.62.

News Relating to Paychex
Here are the 11 stocks Jim Cramer is watching, including Tapestry, Brinker, Uber

Thursday Aug 17 2023 at 09:42

Here are some of the tickers on my radar for Thursday, Aug. 17, taken directly from my reporter’s notebook.

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Paychex (PAYX) Aided by Cash Strength & Investor-Aiding Steps

Monday Aug 14 2023 at 15:24

Paychex (PAYX) puts consistent efforts to reward its shareholders through dividends.

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G or PAYX: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

Thursday Aug 10 2023 at 13:00

Investors interested in stocks from the Outsourcing sector have probably already heard of Genpact (G) and Paychex (PAYX). But which of these two stocks is more attractive to value investors?

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Paychex: Hold This Innovative Payroll Leader With Positive Net Income Growth

Thursday Aug 03 2023 at 18:26

Paychex gets a neutral / hold rating today, in line with the consensus from Wall Street and the Seeking Alpha quant system. Positives: YoY net income growth, capital and liquidity strength, dividend yield above sector average. Headwinds: valuation above sector average, share price well above 200 day moving average.

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We’re seeing wages go down without real job losses, says Paychex CEO John Gibson

Tuesday Aug 01 2023 at 08:08

Paychex CEO John Gibson joins ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss its Small Business Employment Watch for July, what the slowing wage growth means for the Fed’s inflation fight, which sector has a labor participation issue, and more.

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3 Under-the-Radar Large-Cap Stocks to Buy in August

Friday Jul 28 2023 at 18:30

Diving into three somewhat under-the-radar large-cap stocks that all reported upbeat quarterly results already that investors might want to buy as we head into August.

Toast Sets New Standard in Restaurant Management Platforms

Wednesday Jul 26 2023 at 07:00

At first glance, it’s easy to mistake Toast, Inc. NASDAQ: TOST as a delivery application like Door Dash Inc. NASDAQ: DASH or an Uber Technologies Inc. NASDAQ: UBER Uber Eats service when placing a restaurant online order. However, it’s a complete restaurant ecosystem management platform.

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Reasons to Add Paychex (PAYX) Stock to Your Portfolio Now

Thursday Jul 20 2023 at 14:24

Paychex’s (PAYX) solid business model, diversified products and services, and strategic acquisitions boost top-line growth.

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CGEMY or PAYX: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

Wednesday Jul 19 2023 at 12:52

Investors looking for stocks in the Outsourcing sector might want to consider either Cap Gemini SA (CGEMY) or Paychex (PAYX). But which of these two stocks offers value investors a better bang for their buck right now?

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3 Incredible Stocks Trading at Historical Discounts

Thursday Jul 13 2023 at 15:37

When great stocks go on sale investors must act decisively.

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My Top 10 High Yield Dividend Stocks For July 2023

Monday Jul 03 2023 at 03:05

Despite rising interest rates and stubborn inflation, equities have shown resilience in 2023 with the SPDR S&P Trust ETF adding 6.48% in June and up 16.80% year-to-date. My top 10 list of high dividend yield stocks has generated an annualized rate of return of 13.19% since its inception in November 2020. The list from June posted a solid gain of 5.63%, beating VYM but not SPY.

Is it Time To Ring The Register On Paychex?

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 13:16

Paychex NASDAQ: PAYX shares are up more than 140% from the 2020 lows, but it may be time to ring the register. The Q4 results and outlook are good enough but failed to spark a rally in the stock.

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Paychex’s (PAYX) Q4 Earnings Miss Estimates. Increase Y/Y

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 12:54

Paychex???s (PAYX) earnings and revenues grow year over year in fourth quarter of fiscal 2023 courtesy of in-demand HR solutions.

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Paychex: Strong Earnings Continue

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 12:33

Paychex has delivered another solid quarter, even if the top and bottom lines came in mostly as expected for the latest quarter. Revisions of earnings for PAYX had increased a touch heading through the year, unlike some companies that have been beating after revisions come down. The outlook for earnings for their next fiscal year suggests strong growth can continue, and that can make PAYX stock a consideration for buying today.

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Compared to Estimates, Paychex (PAYX) Q4 Earnings: A Look at Key Metrics

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 12:09

While the top- and bottom-line numbers for Paychex (PAYX) give a sense of how the business performed in the quarter ended May 2023, it could be worth looking at how some of its key metrics compare to Wall Street estimates and year-ago values.

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Paychex (PAYX) Q4 Earnings Lag Estimates

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 11:23

Paychex (PAYX) came out with quarterly earnings of $0.97 per share, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.98 per share. This compares to earnings of $0.81 per share a year ago.

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Paychex stock jumps on 4Q revenue beat and rosy growth outlook

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 10:19

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Inc shares jumped after the company reported a fiscal fourth-quarter profit that matched expectations while its revenue also topped Wall Street estimates. For the period ended May 31, 2023, Rochester, New York-based Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX), which provides hundreds of thousands of businesses with payroll and payroll tax services, reported earnings of $350.4 million, or $0.97 per share, compared to $296.4 million, or $0.82 a share, in the same period a year earlier.

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PayChex stock rallies after revenue tops expectations, profit growth outlook beats forecasts

Thursday Jun 29 2023 at 08:44

Shares of Paychex Inc. PAYX, -0.32% jumped 1.4% in premarket trading Thursday, after the human resources services provider reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit that matched expectations while revenue topped, and provided an upbeat full-year outlook. Net income for the quarter to May 31 rose to $350.4 million, or 97 cents a share, from $296.4 million, or 82 cents a share, in the year-ago period.

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Paychex (PAYX) to Report Q4 Earnings: Here’s What to Expect

Tuesday Jun 27 2023 at 15:03

Paychex (PAYX) is expected to witness earnings and revenues beat in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2023 on the back of likely demand for solutions.

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Earnings Previews: BlackBerry, Micron, Paychex

Tuesday Jun 27 2023 at 09:53

Following a rather downbeat opening to the week on Monday, stocks were moving slightly higher Tuesday morning.

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BBSI or PAYX: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

Friday Jun 23 2023 at 13:24

Investors with an interest in Outsourcing stocks have likely encountered both Barrett Business Services (BBSI) and Paychex (PAYX). But which of these two companies is the best option for those looking for undervalued stocks?

Business Wire
Paychex, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2023 Earnings Conference Call for June 29, 2023

Thursday Jun 15 2023 at 14:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paychex, Inc. (Nasdaq: PAYX) will release financial results for its fiscal 2023 fourth quarter and full-year ended May 31, 2023. Paychex will deliver results via Business Wire before the financial markets open on Thursday, June 29, 2023. The Company will host a conference call at 9:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, June 29, 2023, to review the results for the quarter. Participating in this call will be John Gibson, President and CEO, and Efrain Rivera, Senior Vice Presid.

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3 Stocks to Watch From the Promising Outsourcing Space

Thursday Jun 15 2023 at 12:17

The Zacks Outsourcing industry stands to benefit from the coronavirus-driven dependency on technology and accelerated adoption of cloud infrastructure. ADP, PAYX and G are well-positioned to witness the surge in demand.

Seeking Alpha
Paychex: Hold For The Steady Growth And Increasing Dividend

Wednesday Jun 14 2023 at 01:33

Paychex is a steady company with consistent growth and an increasing yearly dividend, but its current valuation is slightly high. The company benefits from a strong job market, HR outsourcing trend, and higher interest rates, but faces competition and potential economic risks. Paychex is rated as a “Hold” with a preference for Paycom in the HCM space.

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The Reasons We Believe Paychex Could Be An Attractive Investment

Tuesday Jun 13 2023 at 17:45

Paychex Inc. is an attractive investment option due to its profitability, efficiency, and dividend history. The company has a stable capital structure, improving liquidity, and a long history of increasing dividend payments. Despite trading at a premium compared to the industrial sector median, PAYX’s valuation is more favorable when compared to its closer peers.

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2 Outsourcing Stocks With Solid Dividend Yield You May Count On

Monday Jun 12 2023 at 10:58

Here we present two outsourcing stocks, Automatic Data Processing (ADP) and Paychex (PAYX), which have a solid five-year dividend growth history.

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Friday Jun 09 2023 at 17:39

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BBSI vs. PAYX: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Wednesday Jun 07 2023 at 12:49

Investors interested in stocks from the Outsourcing sector have probably already heard of Barrett Business Services (BBSI) and Paychex (PAYX). But which of these two companies is the best option for those looking for undervalued stocks?

Can Paychex Stock Recover To Its Pre-Inflation Shock Highs?

Wednesday Jun 07 2023 at 05:00

Paychex saw its stock trading at around $114 at the end of June 2022, just before the Fed started increasing rates, and remains down by about 3% from these levels.

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My Top 10 High Yield Dividend Stocks For June 2023

Saturday Jun 03 2023 at 00:16

I present my top 10 High Yield dividend stocks that are poised to offer strong future returns. The top 10 stocks on the watchlist offer a collective 5.08% dividend yield and have grown their dividends at a historical rate of 35.55% per year over the last five years. New stocks on the watchlist include Best Buy, Goldman Sachs, and Paychex, all of which appear undervalued based on dividend yield theory and have strong dividend growth histories.

Paychex Bankruptcy Risk

The Altman Z-score is a formula that measures a company’s financial health and bankruptcy risk. It assigns a numerical score based on various financial ratios. The Z-score is divided into different zones. If the Z-score is above 2.99, it indicates a lower bankruptcy risk, classifying the company as ‘safe’ or ‘non-distressed’. If the score falls below 1.81, it suggests a higher risk, indicating potential financial distress or bankruptcy. The range between 1.81 and 2.99 is called the ‘gray zone’ or zone of ambiguity.

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Paychex’s Altman Z-score is 5.31 which is in the safe zone. This indicates the company is financially stable and less likely to experience financial distress or bankruptcy.

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Paychex Insider Trading

Insider trading is when individuals employed by a company buy or sell its securities following legal procedures and regulations. Company executives, directors, and employees may be permitted to buy or sell shares if they follow specific rules, such as filing a Form 4 with the SEC within two business days.

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Over the last 3 months, 1 insider has sold $5.72M of common stock in Paychex on the stock market with no insider buying.

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