Paychex (PAYX) : High Falls Advisors Inc scooped up 25 additional shares in Paychex during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 14,904 shares of Paychex which is valued at $894,687.Paychex makes up approximately 0.30% of High Falls Advisors Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Carlson Capital L P reduced its stake in PAYX by selling 158,650 shares or 76.15% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 49,700 shares of PAYX which is valued at $2,983,491. Paychex makes up approx 0.04% of Carlson Capital L P’s portfolio.Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo boosted its stake in PAYX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 885,695 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,207,390 shares of Paychex which is valued at $132,509,622. Paychex makes up approx 0.53% of Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo’s portfolio.Southeast Asset Advisors reduced its stake in PAYX by selling 140 shares or 0.42% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 32,860 shares of PAYX which is valued at $1,972,586. Paychex makes up approx 0.66% of Southeast Asset Advisors’s portfolio.Hbk Sorce Advisory boosted its stake in PAYX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 306 additional shares and now holds a total of 14,845 shares of Paychex which is valued at $891,145. Paychex makes up approx 0.18% of Hbk Sorce Advisory’s portfolio.Carlton Hofferkamp Jenks Wealth Management boosted its stake in PAYX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 260 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,902 shares of Paychex which is valued at $720,190. Paychex makes up approx 0.55% of Carlton Hofferkamp Jenks Wealth Management’s portfolio.
Paychex opened for trading at $60.8 and hit $61.025 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $60.99, with a gain of 0.53% or 0.32 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 12,14,529 shares. Company has a market cap of $21,989 M.
On the company’s financial health, Paychex reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Jun 30, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.49. The company had revenue of $753.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $751.03 million. The company’s revenue was up 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.44 EPS.
Paychex Inc. is a provider of integrated payroll human Resource insurance and benefits outsourcing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses. The Company focuses on providing payroll and human Resource services; delivering these services; growing its client base through the efforts of its direct sales force; improving client service through its leading-edge technology; capitalizing on the growth opportunities within its existing client base and from new clients; investing in business through expansion of its services and product offerings; and supplementing its growth through strategic acquisitions. The Company offers services and products that allow its clients to meet their diverse payroll and human Resource needs. These include: payroll processing; payroll tax administration services; employee payment services; regulatory compliance services; Paychex HR Services; retirement services administration; insurance services; and online HR administration services.