SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: July 22, 2014
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Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
On July 22, 2014, Paychex, Inc. (the "Company") entered into an agreement with Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated ("Baird") (the "Agreement") in order to execute the purchase of up to $350 million of the Company's common stock pursuant to the requirements of and in compliance with Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The Agreement will allow the Company's Rule 10b-18 share repurchase program, which was announced on May 2, 2014, to continue during periods in which the Company may be aware of material non-public information. The authorization for the program ends on May 31, 2017.
The Agreement contains terms customary for agreements of this type. Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, Baird, as agent for the Company, will purchase varying percentages of the maximum daily target volume allowable under Rule 10b-18 when the Company's common stock is trading at various price ranges. Any purchases under the Agreement will be disclosed publicly through periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The description of the Agreement in this Item 1.01 is qualified in its entirety by reference to the text of the Agreement, a copy of which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Share repurchases will be funded from available working capital.
Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following exhibit relating to Item 1.01 of this Form 8-K is filed herewith:
Letter of Agreement between Paychex, Inc. and Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated dated July 22, 2014
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
July 25, 2014
/s/ Martin Mucci
President and Chief Executive Officer
July 25, 2014
/s/ Efrain Rivera
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer