ADP:NSD-Automatic Data Processing, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Staffing & Employment Services | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 192.94

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 82.57B

Volume

1.61M

Average Target Price

USD 182.38 (-5.47%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. provides cloud-based human capital management solutions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization (PEO). The Employer Services segment offers strategic, cloud-based platforms, and human resources (HR) outsourcing solutions. Its offerings include payroll, benefits administration, talent management, HR management, workforce management, insurance, retirement, and compliance services. The PEO Services segment provides HR outsourcing solutions to small and mid-sized businesses through a co-employment model. This segment offers benefits package, protection and compliance, talent engagement, comprehensive outsourcing, and recruitment process outsourcing services. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Roseland, New Jersey.

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ETFs Containing ADP

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
FTCS First Trust Capital Stren.. 0.00 % 0.58 %

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USD7.40B
FVD First Trust Value Line Di.. 0.00 % 0.70 %

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USD11.07B
MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral.. 0.00 % 2.58 %

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USD4.73M

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Staffing & Employment Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 9.50% 44% F 53% F
Dividend Return 0.53% 67% D+ 40% F
Total Return 10.03% 44% F 53% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 36.76% 19% F 38% F
Dividend Return 2.61% 40% F 43% F
Total Return 39.37% 19% F 38% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 112.63% 83% B 70% C-
Dividend Return 15.13% 57% F 57% F
Total Return 127.76% 83% B 71% C-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 14.88% 56% F 65% D
Dividend Return 2.17% 82% B- 58% F
Total Return 17.05% 56% F 66% D
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 16.92% 94% A 81% B-
Risk Adjusted Return 100.80% 100% A+ 93% A
Market Capitalization 82.57B 100% A+ 99% A+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Staffing & Employment Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 33.44 33% F 34% F
Price/Book Ratio 13.92 19% F 12% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 27.28 20% F 17% F
EV/EBITDA 21.96 23% F 43% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 44.07% 93% A 97% A+
Return on Invested Capital 31.46% 88% B+ 95% A
Return on Assets 4.21% 75% C 80% B-
Debt to Equity Ratio 17.43% 63% D 64% D
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 2.06 44% F 53% F
Short Percent 1.12% 69% D+ 80% B-
Beta 0.75 87% B+ 76% C
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector