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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) which is in the industry Staffing & Outsourcing Services, gaining -0.59% today. In the last week its performance is -0.98%, and 14.25% for the past quarter. Currently, Paychex, Inc., PAYX has a target price of 51.38, so today’s gain of -0.59% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.05%.

Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX), has a market cap of 21862.26, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 10.60%, and institutional ownership is 70.70%.

At the current price of 60.15, it has a dividend yield of 2.78%, and its target price is 51.38. This is with a profit margin of 25.60%, and total debt/equity of 0. Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has a P/E of 28.95, as well as a forward P/E of 25.19.

With a current EPS of 2.09, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.59%,Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 8.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.60%.

Performance for the year is 32.46%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 16.37%.

Volume today for Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX), is 895518, while its average volume is 2147.14. Whilst the total gain today was -0.59%, it did have a day high of -2.77%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.86%, and 1.54% for the month. The 52-week low for Paychex, Inc., PAYX has been 48.32%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.77%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 39.40%, and its return on assets is 11.90%. Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has an operating margin of 38.80%. With a sales growth of 8.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Paychex, Inc., PAYX is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 1.1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Paychex, Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.02, and the P/S is 7.41, along with a P/B of 11.4. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 62.09.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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