Bulletin
Investor Alert

New York Markets Close in:

Company Close Updates Archives | Email alerts

Sept. 23, 2021, 4:34 p.m. EDT

Automatic Data Processing Inc. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

new
Watchlist Relevance
LEARN MORE

Want to see how this story relates to your watchlist?

Just add items to create a watchlist now:

  • X
    Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP)
  • X
    S&P 500 Index (SPX)
  • X
    Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)

or Cancel Already have a watchlist? Log In

MarketWatch Automation

Shares of Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP -0.43% rallied 1.55% to $201.39 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.34% rising 1.21% to 4,448.98 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.41% rising 1.48% to 34,764.82. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Automatic Data Processing Inc. closed $15.76 short of its 52-week high ($217.15), which the company achieved on August 10th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Accenture PLC Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite ACN -1.02% rose 2.49% to $343.00, Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU -0.17% rose 2.59% to $577.37, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX +0.08% rose 0.86% to $110.31. Trading volume (1.0 M) remained 472,913 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 213.05
-0.93 -0.43%
Volume: 645,532
Oct. 20, 2021 3:15p
P/E Ratio
35.13
Dividend Yield
1.75%
Market Cap
$90.45 billion
Rev. per Employee
$267,954
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,535.15
+15.52 +0.34%
Volume: 1.31B
Oct. 20, 2021 3:15p
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,601.42
+144.11 +0.41%
Volume: 189.08M
Oct. 20, 2021 3:15p
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 346.18
-3.56 -1.02%
Volume: 868,364
Oct. 20, 2021 3:15p
P/E Ratio
37.87
Dividend Yield
1.12%
Market Cap
$229.69 billion
Rev. per Employee
$80,983
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 571.80
-1.00 -0.17%
Volume: 553,776
Oct. 20, 2021 3:15p
P/E Ratio
76.27
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Market Cap
$156.43 billion
Rev. per Employee
$713,556
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 121.91
+0.10 +0.08%
Volume: 445,138
Oct. 20, 2021 3:15p
P/E Ratio
36.25
Dividend Yield
2.17%
Market Cap
$43.92 billion
Rev. per Employee
$270,453
loading...

This Story has 0 Comments
Be the first to comment
More News In
Markets

Story Conversation

Commenting FAQs »

Partner Center

Link to MarketWatch's Slice.