Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP): Price and Financial Metrics

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP): $215.78

3.97 (+1.87%)

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ADP Price/Volume Stats

Current price $215.78 52-week high $274.92
Prev. close $211.81 52-week low $196.61
Day low $211.41 Volume 653,563
Day high $216.09 Avg. volume 1,951,385
50-day MA $215.01 Dividend yield 2.38%
200-day MA $232.08 Market Cap 89.14B

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  • ADP scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 86.21% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for ADP is in Value, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • ADP ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 33rd percentile.

ADP Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $88,408,270,426, AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING INC has a greater market value than 97.75% of US stocks.
  • AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING INC's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 93.61% of US equities in our set.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 17.93 for AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING INC; that's greater than it is for 97.25% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to ADP, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BKNG, SCHW, BLK, TJX, and PGR.
  • ADP's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING INC's official web site, go to

ADP Valuation Summary

  • ADP's price/sales ratio is 5.1; this is 363.64% higher than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, ADP's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 9.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ADP.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ADP 2023-05-19 5.1 24.2 27.4 20.6
ADP 2023-05-18 5.0 24.1 27.3 20.5
ADP 2023-05-17 5.0 23.9 27.1 20.4
ADP 2023-05-16 5.0 23.7 26.9 20.2
ADP 2023-05-15 5.0 24.0 27.2 20.4
ADP 2023-05-12 5.0 23.8 27.0 20.3

ADP Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 9.49%.
  • The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 13.09%.
  • Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -43.08%.
Over the past 52 months, ADP's revenue has gone up $3,677,100,000.

The table below shows ADP's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 17,247.3 3,501.7 3,146.1
2022-09-30 16,881.7 3,695.7 3,027.4
2022-06-30 16,498.3 3,099.5 2,948.9
2022-03-31 16,107.7 2,839.4 2,861.6
2021-12-31 15,696.7 3,120.6 2,743.8
2021-09-30 15,367 2,733.3 2,696.9

ADP's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • ADP has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 74.72% of graded US stocks.
  • ADP's asset turnover comes in at 0.289 -- ranking 441st of 563 Business Services stocks.
  • PAYC, ENG, and ALRM are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with ADP.

The table below shows ADP's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.289 0.425 0.467
2021-06-30 0.308 0.424 0.469
2021-03-31 0.316 0.419 0.478
2020-12-31 0.335 0.420 0.494
2020-09-30 0.335 0.421 0.523
2020-06-30 0.345 0.421 0.470

ADP Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ADP, see our ADP price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $210.81 Average Broker Recommendation 2.02 (Hold)

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP) Company Bio

Automatic Data Processing offers a range of business outsourcing and HCM solutions, including: Payroll Services, Benefits Administration, Talent Management, Human Resources Management, Time and Attendance Management, Insurance Services, Retirement Services and Tax, Compliance and Payment Solutions. The company was founded in 1949 and is based in Roseland, New Jersey.

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Below are the latest news stories about AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate ADP as an investment opportunity.

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Yahoo | May 19, 2023

ADP to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

ADP (Nasdaq: ADP), a leading global technology company providing human capital management (HCM) solutions, today announced that members of its management team will present at the following conferences:

Yahoo | May 18, 2023

NAWBO® and ADP Survey Showcases Opportunities to Help America's Underserved Populations

Today, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and ADP released the results of a survey of women business owners. Nearly 92% of women-owned businesses are microbusinesses, businesses with fewer than 25 employees. While the businesses may be small, they provide the lion's share of the family income, with 63% of the business owners providing 50-100% of the household income. By giving these businesses the resources to grow, we will see an opportunity to increase wealth in our most

Yahoo | May 8, 2023

G-P Wins 2023 ADP Marketplace Sales Choice Award

G-P (Globalization Partners), the pioneer and recognized leader of the global employment industry, today announced it has won the 2023 ADP Marketplace Sales Choice Award. G-P was selected as the winner by the ADP sales team, recognizing G-P Meridian Suite™ as the solution that resonates most with ADP clients and prospects that have a need for hiring global employees.

Yahoo | May 3, 2023

Flexspring Wins Top International Partner at the 2023 ADP Marketplace Partner Summit

Flexspring, an ADP Marketplace Platinum Partner, has been recognized as the Top International Partner at the 2023 ADP Marketplace Partner Summit. Focusing on HR data integration, Flexspring provides custom-tailored and turnkey data connectors for ADP® and other software partners that can help HR departments save time and money.

Yahoo | May 3, 2023

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ADP Price Returns

1-mo -0.09%
3-mo -3.45%
6-mo -19.21%
1-year -1.64%
3-year 54.74%
5-year 80.24%
YTD -9.15%
2022 -1.29%
2021 42.60%
2020 5.86%
2019 32.71%
2018 14.25%

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