Company Of The Day: Paychex

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Paychex

What?

Paychex (NYSE:PAYX) posted a stronger than expected set of Q2 FY’22 results, with revenue rising by about 11% year-over-year to about $1.09 billion and EPS coming in at $0.91. The company also raised its outlook for the full year.

Why?

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The results were driven by growth in employees within the company’s client base and continued strong sales growth and client retention.

So What?

PAYX stock was up by 5.5% on Wednesday.

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 Returns Dec 2021
MTD [1]
2021
YTD [1]
2017-21
Total [2]
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 S&P 500 Return 0% 25% 109%
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[1] Month-to-date and year-to-date as of 12/22/2021
[2] Cumulative total returns since 2017

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