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

Automatic Data Processing Inc. stock rises Wednesday, still underperforms market

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Shares of Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NAS:ADP) 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 (S&P:SPX) rising 0.95% to 4,395.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) 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 (NYS:ACN) rose 1.06% to $334.66, Intuit Inc. (NAS:INTU) rose 1.36% to $562.80, and Paychex Inc. (NAS:PAYX) rose 0.80% to $109.37. Trading volume (963,736) remained 562,210 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.

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