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Oct. 20, 2021, 5:14 p.m. EDT

Paycom Software Inc. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Paycom Software Inc. (NYS:PAYC) slipped 1.17% to $512.63 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 0.37% to 4,536.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.43% to 35,609.34. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Paycom Software Inc. closed $17.29 short of its 52-week high ($529.92), which the company achieved on October 14th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Oracle Corp. (NYS:ORCL) fell 0.43% to $96.64, Workday Inc. Cl A (NAS:WDAY) fell 0.00% to $277.26, and Paychex Inc. (NAS:PAYX) rose 0.07% to $121.89. Trading volume (374,572) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 332,115.

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