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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) which is in the industry Business Software & Services, gaining -1.03% today. In the last week its performance is 0.26%, and 6.50% for the past quarter. Currently, Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP has a target price of 89.69, so today’s gain of -1.03% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.30%.

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP), has a market cap of 43521.69, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 78.70%.

At the current price of 94.41, it has a dividend yield of 2.22%, and its target price is 89.69. This is with a profit margin of 13.50%, and total debt/equity of 0. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has a P/E of 30.08, as well as a forward P/E of 25.88.

With a current EPS of 3.17, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 13.66%,Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 3.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.40%.

Performance for the year is 20.11%. Since its IPO date on 4/6/1983, the total performance to date is 13.99%.

Volume today for Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP), is 640448, while its average volume is 2020.37. Whilst the total gain today was -1.03%, it did have a day high of -1.43%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.67%, and 1.22% for the month. The 52-week low for Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP has been 50.54%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.43%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 27.40%, and its return on assets is 3.90%. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has an operating margin of 18.80%. With a sales growth of 7.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0.45, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 1.1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Automatic Data Processing, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.89, and the P/S is 3.8, along with a P/B of 9.63. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 14.68.

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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