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Sept. 22, 2021, 4:34 p.m. EDT

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Shares of Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP -0.68% inched 0.64% higher to $198.31 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.26% rising 0.95% to 4,395.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.34% rising 1.00% to 34,258.32. Automatic Data Processing Inc. closed $18.84 below its 52-week high ($217.15), which the company achieved on August 10th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Accenture PLC Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite ACN -1.16% rose 1.06% to $334.66, Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU -0.32% rose 1.36% to $562.80, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX -0.15% rose 0.80% to $109.37. Trading volume (963,736) remained 562,210 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
$ 212.54
-1.45 -0.68%
Volume: 703,935
Oct. 20, 2021 3:38p
P/E Ratio
35.08
Dividend Yield
1.75%
Market Cap
$90.45 billion
Rev. per Employee
$267,954
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,531.42
+11.79 +0.26%
Volume: 1.40B
Oct. 20, 2021 3:39p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,578.14
+120.83 +0.34%
Volume: 200.53M
Oct. 20, 2021 3:39p
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/zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 345.69
-4.05 -1.16%
Volume: 925,967
Oct. 20, 2021 3:39p
P/E Ratio
37.82
Dividend Yield
1.12%
Market Cap
$229.69 billion
Rev. per Employee
$80,983
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/zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 570.96
-1.84 -0.32%
Volume: 581,805
Oct. 20, 2021 3:39p
P/E Ratio
76.26
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Market Cap
$156.43 billion
Rev. per Employee
$713,556
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/zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 121.63
-0.18 -0.15%
Volume: 506,663
Oct. 20, 2021 3:39p
P/E Ratio
36.23
Dividend Yield
2.17%
Market Cap
$43.92 billion
Rev. per Employee
$270,453
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