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Paychex (Paychex) EPS (Diluted) : $4.67 (TTM As of May. 2024)


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What is Paychex EPS (Diluted)?

Paychex's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the three months ended in May. 2024 was $1.05. Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2024 was $4.67.

Paychex's EPS (Basic) for the three months ended in May. 2024 was $1.06. Its EPS (Basic) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2024 was $4.70.

Paychex's EPS without NRI for the three months ended in May. 2024 was $1.12. Its EPS without NRI for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2024 was $4.72.

During the past 12 months, Paychex's average EPS without NRIGrowth Rate was 10.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average EPS without NRIGrowth Rate was 15.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 11.50% per year. During the past 10 years, the average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 10.60% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the EPS without NRI Growth Rate using EPS without NRI data.

During the past 13 years, Paychex's highest 3-Year average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 188.40% per year. The lowest was -2.30% per year. And the median was 10.85% per year.


Paychex EPS (Diluted) Historical Data

The historical data trend for Paychex's EPS (Diluted) can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Paychex EPS (Diluted) Chart

Paychex Annual Data
Trend May15 May16 May17 May18 May19 May20 May21 May22 May23 May24
EPS (Diluted)
Get a 7-Day Free Trial Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 3.04 3.03 3.84 4.30 4.67

Paychex Quarterly Data
Aug19 Nov19 Feb20 May20 Aug20 Nov20 Feb21 May21 Aug21 Nov21 Feb22 May22 Aug22 Nov22 Feb23 May23 Aug23 Nov23 Feb24 May24
EPS (Diluted) Get a 7-Day Free Trial Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.97 1.16 1.08 1.38 1.05

Competitive Comparison of Paychex's EPS (Diluted)

For the Staffing & Employment Services subindustry, Paychex's PE Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and PE Ratio data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


Paychex's PE Ratio Distribution in the Business Services Industry

For the Business Services industry and Industrials sector, Paychex's PE Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Paychex's PE Ratio falls into.



Paychex EPS (Diluted) Calculation

EPS (Diluted) is a rough measurement of the amount of a company's profit that can be allocated to one share of its stock. Diluted EPS takes into account all of the outstanding dilutive securities that could potentially be exercised (such as stock options and convertible preferred stock) and shows how such an action would impact earnings per share.

Paychex's Diluted EPS for the fiscal year that ended in May. 2024 is calculated as

Diluted EPS (A: May. 2024 ) = (Net Income - Preferred Dividends) / Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(1690.4-0)/362.100
=4.67

Paychex's Diluted EPS for the quarter that ended in May. 2024 is calculated as

Diluted EPS (Q: May. 2024 )=(Net Income - Preferred Dividends) / Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(379.9-0)/361.800
=1.05

EPS (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2024 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $4.67

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Paychex  (NAS:PAYX) EPS (Diluted) Explanation

EPS is the single most important variable used by Wall Street in determining the earnings power of a company. But investors need to be aware that Earnings per Share can be easily manipulated by adjusting depreciation and amortization rate or non-recurring items. That's why GuruFocus lists EPS without NRI, which better reflects the company's underlying performance.


Be Aware

Compared with Earnings per share, a company's cash flow is better indicator of the company's earnings power.

If a company's earnings per share is less than cash flow per share over long term, investors need to be cautious and find out why.


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Paychex (Paychex) Business Description

Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
911 Panorama Trail South, Rochester, NY, USA, 14625-2396
Paychex is a leading provider of payroll, human capital management, and insurance solutions servicing small and midsize clients primarily in the United States. The company, established in 1979, services over 740,000 clients and pays over 1 in 12 U.S. private-sector workers. Alongside its traditional payroll services, Paychex offers HCM solutions such as benefits administration and time and attendance software, as well as human resources outsourcing and insurance agency services.
Executives
Flaschen David J S director 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Christopher C Simmons officer: VP, Controller & Treasurer 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Michael E Gioja officer: Sr. Vice President 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Efrain Rivera officer: Sr. Vice President, CFO 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Martin Mucci officer: Sr. Vice President 911 PANORAMA TRAIL S, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Joseph M Tucci director EMC CORPORATION, 176 SOUTH STREET, HOPKINTON MA 01748
Joseph M Velli director
Elizabeth Roaldsen officer: Sr. Vice President 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Karen E. Saunders-mcclendon officer: VP, Chief Human Resources Offi 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Theresa M. Payton director 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
John B Gibson officer: Sr. VP, Service CONVERGYS CORPORATION, 201 EAST FOURTH STREET, CINCINNATI OH 45202
Mark Anthony Bottini officer: Sr. VP of Sales 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Robert L. Schrader officer: VP/Controller 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Stephanie L Schaeffer officer: Chief Legal Officer 911 PANORAMA TRAIL SOUTH, ROCHESTER NY 14625
Joseph Doody director CASELLA WASTE SYSTEMS INC, 25 GREENS HILL LANE PO BOX 866, RUTLAND VT 05701

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