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PAYX

Paychex NasdaqGS:PAYX Stock Report

Last Price

US$125.98

Market Cap

US$45.4b

7D

2.2%

1Y

5.2%

Updated

04 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
PAYX fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance6/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends5/6

PAYX Stock Overview

Paychex, Inc. provides integrated human capital management solutions for human resources (HR), payroll, benefits, and insurance services for small to medium-sized businesses in the United States, Europe, and India.

Paychex, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Paychex
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$125.98
52 Week HighUS$141.92
52 Week LowUS$105.66
Beta0.98
1 Month Change10.74%
3 Month Change4.20%
1 Year Change5.16%
3 Year Change47.99%
5 Year Change82.55%
Change since IPO16,457.58%

Recent News & Updates

Here's Why We Think Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Nov 16
Here's Why We Think Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Recent updates

Here's Why We Think Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Nov 16
Here's Why We Think Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Paychex, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PAYX) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 33% Above Its Share Price

Sep 26
Paychex, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PAYX) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 33% Above Its Share Price

Should You Investigate Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) At US$127?

Sep 12
Should You Investigate Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) At US$127?

With EPS Growth And More, Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Makes An Interesting Case

Aug 18
With EPS Growth And More, Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Makes An Interesting Case

Returns On Capital At Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Paint A Concerning Picture

Aug 03
Returns On Capital At Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Paint A Concerning Picture

Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Potentially Undervalued?

Jun 13
Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Potentially Undervalued?

A Look At The Fair Value Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

Jun 01
A Look At The Fair Value Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.79

May 08
Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.79

If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Before It's Too Late

May 02
If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Before It's Too Late

Paychex's (NASDAQ:PAYX) Returns On Capital Not Reflecting Well On The Business

Apr 06
Paychex's (NASDAQ:PAYX) Returns On Capital Not Reflecting Well On The Business

At US$119, Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Worth Looking At Closely?

Feb 28
At US$119, Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Worth Looking At Closely?

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

Feb 04
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

Here's Why We Think Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Is Well Worth Watching

Jan 19
Here's Why We Think Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Is Well Worth Watching

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital

Dec 26
Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

Oct 20
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

Shareholders Will Most Likely Find Paychex, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PAYX) CEO Compensation Acceptable

Oct 08
Shareholders Will Most Likely Find Paychex, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PAYX) CEO Compensation Acceptable

With EPS Growth And More, Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Is Interesting

Oct 06
With EPS Growth And More, Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) Is Interesting

Be Wary Of Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) And Its Returns On Capital

Sep 09
Be Wary Of Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) And Its Returns On Capital

Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Potentially Undervalued?

Aug 25
Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Potentially Undervalued?

Be Wary Of Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) And Its Returns On Capital

Jun 02
Be Wary Of Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) And Its Returns On Capital

What Does Paychex, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PAYX) Share Price Indicate?

May 20
What Does Paychex, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PAYX) Share Price Indicate?

Does This Valuation Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

May 05
Does This Valuation Of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) A Good Fit For Your Dividend Portfolio?

Apr 19
Is Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) A Good Fit For Your Dividend Portfolio?

Shareholder Returns

PAYXUS ITUS Market
7D2.2%2.5%1.5%
1Y5.2%-22.1%-14.9%

Return vs Industry: PAYX exceeded the US IT industry which returned -22.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PAYX exceeded the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is PAYX's price volatile compared to industry and market?
PAYX volatility
PAYX Average Weekly Movement3.9%
IT Industry Average Movement9.0%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.7%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: PAYX is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: PAYX's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
197116,000John Gibsonhttps://www.paychex.com

Paychex, Inc. provides integrated human capital management solutions for human resources (HR), payroll, benefits, and insurance services for small to medium-sized businesses in the United States, Europe, and India. It offers payroll processing services; payroll tax administration services; employee payment services; and regulatory compliance services, such as new-hire reporting and garnishment processing. The company also provides HR solutions, including payroll, employer compliance, HR and employee benefits administration, risk management outsourcing, and the on-site availability of a professionally trained HR representative; and retirement services administration, including plan implementation, ongoing compliance with government regulations, employee and employer reporting, participant and employer online access, electronic funds transfer, and other administrative services.

Paychex, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Paychex's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
PAYX fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$45.40b
Earnings (TTM)US$1.44b
Revenue (TTM)US$4.74b

31.6x

P/E Ratio

9.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
PAYX income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$4.74b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.39b
Gross ProfitUS$3.34b
Other ExpensesUS$1.90b
EarningsUS$1.44b

Last Reported Earnings

Aug 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Dec 22, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)3.99
Gross Margin70.54%
Net Profit Margin30.38%
Debt/Equity Ratio25.8%

How did PAYX perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.5%

Current Dividend Yield

73%

Payout Ratio