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Ceridian is a human capital management technology company. It offers Dayforce, a cloud human capital management platform that combines HR, payroll, benefits, and workforce and talent management capabilities. The company serves retail, hospitality, manufacturing, healthcare, financial services, sports entertainment, and other industries.

TypePublic
Founded1992
HQBloomington, MN, US
Websiteceridian.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)5,011(+13%)
Job Openings892
Revenue (FY, 2020)$842.5 M(+3%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$86.4(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Ceridian

David Ossip

David Ossip

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Leagh Turner

Leagh Turner

President and Chief Operating Officer
Chris Armstrong

Chris Armstrong

Chief Customer Officer
Scott Kitching

Scott Kitching

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Joe Korngiebel

Joe Korngiebel

Executive Vice President, Chief Product & Technology Officer
Erik Zimmer

Erik Zimmer

Executive Vice President, Head of Mergers and Acquisitions
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Ceridian Office Locations

Ceridian has offices in Bloomington, Elk Grove Village, Fountain Valley, Gardena and in 13 other locations
Bloomington, MN, US (HQ)
3311 E Old Shakopee Rd
Elk Grove Village, IL, US
601 Busse Rd
Fountain Valley, CA, US
17390 Brookhurst St
Gardena, CA, US
1515 W 190th St #100
Honolulu, HI, US
3375 Koapaka St Suite G-310
Saint Petersburg, FL, US
3201 34th St S
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Ceridian Financials and Metrics

Ceridian Revenue

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Ceridian's revenue was reported to be $842.5 m in FY, 2020
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

234.5m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

93.2m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

39.7%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(19.2m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(2.4m)

Market capitalization (4-Jun-2021)

12.9b

Closing stock price (4-Jun-2021)

86.4

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

339.6m

EV

13.7b
Ceridian's current market capitalization is $12.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

611.6m623.4m670.8m746.4m824.1m842.5m

Revenue growth, %

2%8%11%10%

Cost of goods sold

364.6m396.4m407.5m425.8m455.9m501.2m

Gross profit

247.0m227.0m263.3m320.6m368.2m341.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

120.8m94.2m217.8m281.3m188.2m

Accounts Receivable

71.1m66.6m69.9m80.4m101.1m

Prepaid Expenses

30.0m36.4m40.3m57.9m73.9m

Current Assets

4.1b4.5b2.9b3.6b4.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

62.2m171.8m188.0m206.3m237.9m270.9m255.3m526.9m554.6m339.6m

Accounts Receivable

81.1m63.9m62.6m68.8m67.8m69.5m82.8m92.9m91.4m122.5m

Prepaid Expenses

49.2m42.0m38.7m55.3m59.4m59.9m68.9m70.4m78.7m84.1m

Current Assets

4.5b4.0b3.7b4.9b4.4b3.0b4.1b3.4b4.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(104.7m)(92.8m)(10.5m)(63.9m)78.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

52.2m53.2m53.8m56.6m57.1m134.3m

Accounts Payable

(4.5m)(4.4m)100.0k(6.4m)3.8m(1.4m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(18.3m)(75.5m)(39.8m)9.5m50.6m(30.2m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

(11.2m)(34.0m)(54.6m)(2.6m)(68.1m)(63.7m)11.2m17.5m80.2m8.6m14.1m13.3m(19.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

14.1m26.1m39.7m14.9m28.1m42.4m14.4m29.0m43.9m11.8m23.9m36.9m2.2m

Accounts Payable

(5.5m)(4.5m)(9.3m)(500.0k)(4.6m)(8.4m)(5.8m)(5.7m)(2.5m)(1.8m)(2.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(44.7m)(38.6m)(64.7m)(23.4m)(35.2m)(18.1m)(8.8m)10.2m24.6m1.4m23.9m47.3m(4.5m)
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Ceridian Operating Metrics

FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Jan, 2018Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Customers, Dayforce

4827321.28 k1.77 k1.87 k2.01 k2.15 k2.34 k2.48 k2.69 k2.86 k3 k3.15 k3.3 k3.45 k3.72 k3.85 k4 k4.15 k4.36 k

Active Users, Dayforce

2.5 m3.1 m3.9 m

Countries

5050

Annualized Recurring Revenue Retention (Cloud)

95%95.7%97%96.3%96.3%
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Ceridian Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RITEQ Pty LtdSeptember 05, 2019
Ceridian Dayforce Inc.March 06, 2019
PaysaMarch 06, 2019
DayforceFebruary 07, 2012
VersultJune 01, 2011
ABR Properties LLC
Ceridian Acquisitionco ULC
Ceridian Acquistionco ULC
Ceridian Australia Pty Ltd
Ceridian Canada Ltd.
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Ceridian Revenue Breakdown

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Ceridian revenue breakdown by business segment: 47.4% from Powerpay, 11.8% from Bureau and 40.9% from Cloud

Ceridian revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 28.8% from Canada, 70.1% from United States and 1.1% from Other

Ceridian Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Ceridian Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Ceridian Online and Social Media Presence

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Ceridian Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    93/100

  • Compensation

    C

    63/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    77/100

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Ceridian News and Updates

Ceridian To Acquire Ideal, a Market Leader in Talent Intelligence Software

New artificial intelligence capabilities will enable Dayforce customers to make more accurate, efficient, and fair talent decisions New artificial intelligence capabilities will enable Dayforce customers to make more accurate, efficient, and fair talent decisions

Ceridian Appoints Software Veteran Rocky Subramanian as Chief Revenue Officer

Subramanian to accelerate Ceridian’s growth engine globally Subramanian to accelerate Ceridian’s growth engine globally

Ceridian to Announce First Quarter 2021 Earnings; Presenting at Upcoming Investor Conferences

TORONTO and MINNEAPOLIS, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (“Ceridian”) (NYSE:CDAY) (TSX:CDAY), a global leader in human capital management (“HCM”) software company, announced today the date for the release of its first quarter 2021 earnings and its presentations at upco…

Ceridian Announces Proposed Private Offering of Senior Unsecured Convertible Notes

MINNEAPOLIS, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (“Ceridian” or the “Company”) (NYSE:CDAY) (TSX:CDAY), a global human capital management software company, announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market conditions and other factors, $500 million in aggregate pr…

Ceridian Completes Acquisition of Ascender

Together with Ascender, Ceridian now serves a combined 1,500 customers and 2.5 million employees across 30 countries in the region Together with Ascender, Ceridian now serves a combined 1,500 customers and 2.5 million employees across 30 countries in the region

Ceridian Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. and TORONTO, Feb. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (“Ceridian” or the “Company”) (NYSE:CDAY) (TSX:CDAY), a global human capital management (“HCM”) software company, announced today its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December …
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Ceridian Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ceridian founded?

    Ceridian was founded in 1992.

  • Who are Ceridian key executives?

    Ceridian's key executives are David Ossip, Leagh Turner and Chris Armstrong.

  • How many employees does Ceridian have?

    Ceridian has 5,011 employees.

  • What is Ceridian revenue?

    Latest Ceridian annual revenue is $842.5 m.

  • What is Ceridian revenue per employee?

    Latest Ceridian revenue per employee is $168.1 k.

  • Who are Ceridian competitors?

    Competitors of Ceridian include UKG, Benefitfocus and Cornerstone OnDemand.

  • Where is Ceridian headquarters?

    Ceridian headquarters is located at 3311 E Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington.

  • Where are Ceridian offices?

    Ceridian has offices in Bloomington, Elk Grove Village, Fountain Valley, Gardena and in 13 other locations.

  • How many offices does Ceridian have?

    Ceridian has 17 offices.