Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 30, 2014


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Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PAYX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.57% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $42.23, the dividend yield is 3.6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PAYX was $42.23, representing a -8.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.95 and a 14.76% increase over the 52 week low of $36.80.

PAYX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as United Rentals, Inc. ( URI ) and ADT Corporation ( ADT ). PAYX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports PAYX's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 7.5%, compared to an industry average of 22.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PAYX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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