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Sept. 24, 2021, 5:14 p.m. EDT

Paychex Inc. stock underperforms Friday when compared to competitors

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Shares of Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX +1.14% slumped 0.30% to $109.98 Friday, 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 -0.11% rising 0.15% to 4,455.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% rising 0.10% to 34,798.00. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Paychex Inc. closed $8.24 below its 52-week high ($118.22), which the company reached on August 16th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU +2.15% rose 0.10% to $577.92, Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +1.42% rose 0.41% to $202.22, and Equifax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208789454/composite EFX +5.01% rose 0.14% to $265.50. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 270,963 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 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/202030365/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 123.77
+1.39 +1.14%
Volume: 1.20M
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
36.80
Dividend Yield
2.13%
Market Cap
$44.13 billion
Rev. per Employee
$270,453
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,544.90
-4.88 -0.11%
Volume: 1.82B
Oct. 22, 2021 5:04p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,677.02
+73.94 +0.21%
Volume: 349.08M
Oct. 22, 2021 5:04p
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/zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 590.80
+12.45 +2.15%
Volume: 991,808
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
78.81
Dividend Yield
0.46%
Market Cap
$157.94 billion
Rev. per Employee
$713,556
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/zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 217.75
+3.04 +1.42%
Volume: 1.36M
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
35.88
Dividend Yield
1.71%
Market Cap
$90.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
$267,954
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/zigman2/quotes/208789454/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 268.28
+12.81 +5.01%
Volume: 1.07M
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
47.54
Dividend Yield
0.58%
Market Cap
$31.13 billion
Rev. per Employee
$362,061
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