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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 1.30% today. In the last week its performance is -3.62%, and 2.89% for the past quarter. Currently, Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP has a target price of 92.5, so today’s gain of 1.30% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.67%.

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP), has a market cap of 41532.37, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 79.20%.

At the current price of 89.56, it has a dividend yield of 2.40%, and its target price is 92.5. This is with a profit margin of 13.00%, and total debt/equity of 0. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has a P/E of 27.88, as well as a forward P/E of 21.11.

With a current EPS of 3.17, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 14.30%,Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 5.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.00%.

Performance for the year is 10.74%. Since its IPO date on 4/6/1983, the total performance to date is 5.65%.

Volume today for Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP), is 771244, while its average volume is 2053.06. Whilst the total gain today was 1.30%, it did have a day high of -6.71%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.53%, and 1.04% for the month. The 52-week low for Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP has been 42.80%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.71%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 22.30%, and its return on assets is 3.50%. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has an operating margin of 19.40%. With a sales growth of 8.50% 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 2.53, and the P/S is 3.63, along with a P/B of 8.98. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.

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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