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Automatic Data Processing Inc (NASDAQ:ADP) Institutional Investor Sentiment Is 0.87

13 August 2017, 07:08 | Hattie Nash

Automatic Data Processing Inc (NASDAQ:ADP) Institutional Investor Sentiment Is 0.87

Automatic Data Processing ADP

Its last month's stock price volatility remained 5.17% which for the week stands at 2.30%. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500.

There are 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings on the stock. Therefore 20% are positive. Automatic Data has $115 highest and $76 lowest target. $95.45's average target is -19.96% below currents $119.25 stock price.

The share price of the company (NASDAQ:ADP) was down -1.79% during the last trading session, with a high of 119.38 and the volume of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. shares traded was 5612306.

Several analysts recently weighed in on ADP shares.

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Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. Robert W. Baird has "Neutral" rating and $18.0 target. The stock of O'Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Thursday, February 9 by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE:BMS) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, July 25 by UBS. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, July 11 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, December 16 by Goldman Sachs. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $117.87 and compares with the $85.48 52-week low.

About 30.82 million shares traded. Chickasaw Cap stated it has 0.01% in Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP). It has underperformed by 0.87% the S&P500.

Automatic Data Processing, Inc (ADP) is a provider of human capital management (HCM) solutions to employers, offering solutions to businesses of various sizes. Bank Of America Corp who had been investing in Automatic Data Processing In for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $52.28 billion market cap company. The Firm also provides business process outsourcing solutions. It has a 14.74 P/E ratio. Its segments include Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization (PEO) Services.

Investors of record on Friday, September 8th will be issued a dividend of $0.57 per share. Its down 0.09, from 0.96 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 46 investors sold ADP shares while 423 reduced holdings. 345.06 million shares or 1.28% more from 340.71 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

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Trigran Investments Inc. holds 10.83% of its portfolio in Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. for 1.72 million shares. The Company, through its banking and various non-bank subsidiaries, throughout the United States and in worldwide markets, provides a range of banking and non-bank financial services and products through four business divisions: Consumer Banking, which comprises Deposits and Consumer Lending; Global Wealth & Investment Management, which consists of two primary businesses: Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management and U.S. After this trade, the VP has an ownership of 25,737 stocks in the company, worth at $2,624,659.26. North Star Asset Management Inc, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 198,623 shares. Farmers Bancorp holds 1,869 shares. Moloney Securities Asset Management increased its position in stocks of Automatic information Processing by 0.5% in the Q1. The ratio has dropped, as 409 investment managers increased and started new stock positions, while 469 trimmed and sold stakes in Automatic Data Processing Inc. 3,825 are owned by Iab Retail Bank. Argi Inv Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.02% or 2,321 shares.

Sabal Trust CO boosted its position in Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) by 4.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. Us Bancorporation De, a Minnesota-based fund reported 951,837 shares. Finally, Harbour Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new position in Automatic Data Processing during the first quarter valued at about $176,000. Moreover, Neuberger Berman Gru Limited Liability Corp has 0.07% invested in Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) for 537,244 shares. Gateway Advisers Limited Liability Co accumulated 6,386 shares.

Since February 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $15.47 million activity. Eberhard Michael C sold $52,500 worth of stock. $4.94M worth of stock was sold by Rodriguez Carlos A on Wednesday, May 24. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for ADP producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 5.17% and for the month booked as 2.30%. The insider Flynn Edward B III sold $921,727.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $603,446 activity. (NYSE:BMS) on Thursday, April 13 with "Hold" rating. Therefore 86% are positive. Bemis Company Inc. had 34 analyst reports since September 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

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On July 21 the company was changed to a "Market Perform" by William Blair which was a cut from the previous " rating. As per Monday, May 2, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, June 20 by Goldman Sachs. Citigroup maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $90 target in Friday, July 29 report. On July 18 the stock rating was downgraded from "Equal-weight" to "Equal-Weight" in a report issued by Barclays. Evercore upgraded the stock to "In-Line" rating in Monday, July 31 report. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday the 7th of June 2017. The rating was downgraded by Suntrust Robinson to "Hold" on Friday, April 28.

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