Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $52.50 on Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $2.21 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) stands at 29.16.
Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For Paychex, Inc., the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 2.86.
The technical analysis highlights that Paychex, Inc. current is trading $0.88 points away or +1.47% from its 50-day moving average of $60.07. Further it is trading $5.55 or +10.02% away its 200-day moving average of $55.40.
The 52-week high of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) was $61.87 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $43.83. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-0.92, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +39.06% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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