Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2017

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Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ADP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.53% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $115.68, the dividend yield is 2.18%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ADP was $115.68, representing a -5% decrease from the 52 week high of $121.77 and a 22.92% increase over the 52 week low of $94.11.

ADP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Altaba Inc. ( AABA ) and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation ( CTSH ). ADP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.93. Zacks Investment Research reports ADP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.57%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to ADP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ADP as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Trust ( TCHF )
  • Direxion NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Shares ( QQQE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is TCHF with an increase of 12.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ADP at 2.24%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ADP , AABA , CTSH , QQQE

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