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Automatic Data Processing Inc. stock underperforms Friday when compared to competitors despite daily gains

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Shares of Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +2.73% rose 1.42% to $217.75 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.68% rising 0.21% to 35,677.02 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.32% falling 0.11% to 4,544.90. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Automatic Data Processing Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $217.15, which the company achieved on August 10th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Accenture PLC Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite ACN +3.46% rose 1.92% to $353.79, Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU +4.16% rose 2.15% to $590.80, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX +1.05% rose 1.14% to $123.77. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 25,215 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 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
$ 235.90
+6.28 +2.73%
Volume: 2.08M
Nov. 29, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
37.32
Dividend Yield
1.76%
Market Cap
$96.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
$267,954
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,135.94
+236.60 +0.68%
Volume: 410.73M
Nov. 29, 2021 4:20p
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,655.27
+60.65 +1.32%
Volume: 2.47B
Nov. 29, 2021 4:20p
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/zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 365.82
+12.22 +3.46%
Volume: 2.61M
Nov. 29, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
39.97
Dividend Yield
1.06%
Market Cap
$223.35 billion
Rev. per Employee
$80,983
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/zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 694.66
+27.75 +4.16%
Volume: 1.96M
Nov. 29, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
91.73
Dividend Yield
0.39%
Market Cap
$188.85 billion
Rev. per Employee
$713,556
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/zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 123.73
+1.28 +1.05%
Volume: 1.76M
Nov. 29, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
36.79
Dividend Yield
2.13%
Market Cap
$44.15 billion
Rev. per Employee
$270,453
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