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Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 30, 2017

Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.46 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PAYX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PAYX has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PAYX was $61.45, representing a -1.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.18 and a 34.08% increase over the 52 week low of $45.83.

PAYX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as United Rentals, Inc. ( URI ) and Aercap Holdings N.V. ( AER ). PAYX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.15. Zacks Investment Research reports PAYX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 6.94%, compared to an industry average of 6.3%.

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:

  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB )
  • SPDR S&P Software & Services ETF ( XSW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of 3.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PAYX at 1.48%.

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


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

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