Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2019

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Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.62 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PAYX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.71% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $85.08, the dividend yield is 2.91%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PAYX was $85.08, representing a -0.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.17 and a 38.75% increase over the 52 week low of $61.32.

PAYX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Rollins, Inc. ( ROL ) and United Rentals, Inc. ( URI ). PAYX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.85. Zacks Investment Research reports PAYX's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 11.91%, compared to an industry average of 2.5%.

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.

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

  • First Trust Value Line 100 Fund ( FVL )
  • Franklin Templeton ETF Trust ( FLQM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FLQM with an increase of 12.63% over the last 100 days. FVL has the highest percent weighting of PAYX at 1.19%.

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
Referenced Symbols: PAYX , ROL , URI , FVL , FLQM

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