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NYSE:ACN - Accenture Stock Price, Forecast & News

$209.20
+0.22 (+0.11 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$208.35
Now: $209.20
$210.65
50-Day Range
$198.83
MA: $206.74
$212.22
52-Week Range
$147.44
Now: $209.20
$213.25
Volume2.58 million shs
Average Volume1.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$132.98 billion
P/E Ratio27.93
Dividend Yield1.53%
Beta1.05
Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services in Ireland and internationally. Its Communications, Media & Technology segment provides professional services that help clients accelerate and deliver digital transformation, develop industry-specific solutions, and enhance efficiencies and business results for communications, media, high tech, software, and platform companies. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIPG1151C10
Phone353-1646-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$43.22 billion
Cash Flow$8.92 per share
Book Value$24.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.78 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees492,000
Market Cap$132.98 billion
Next Earnings Date3/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Accenture (NYSE:ACN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Accenture's stock symbol?

Accenture trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ACN."

How often does Accenture pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Accenture?

Accenture announced a semi-annual dividend on Friday, December 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.80 per share on Friday, February 14th. This represents a yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 15th. View Accenture's Dividend History.

How were Accenture's earnings last quarter?

Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, December, 19th. The information technology services provider reported $2.09 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.99 by $0.10. The information technology services provider had revenue of $11.36 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.15 billion. Accenture had a return on equity of 33.35% and a net margin of 11.06%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.96 EPS. View Accenture's Earnings History.

When is Accenture's next earnings date?

Accenture is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Accenture.

What guidance has Accenture issued on next quarter's earnings?

Accenture updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Monday, January, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.66-7.84 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.86. The company issued revenue guidance of $45.81-46.68 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $46.09 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ACN?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Accenture's shares. Their forecasts range from $180.00 to $235.00. On average, they expect Accenture's share price to reach $212.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Accenture.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Accenture?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Accenture in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Accenture.

Has Accenture been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ACN stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Accenture earned a media sentiment score of 3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the information technology services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Accenture.

Who are some of Accenture's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Accenture own?

Who are Accenture's key executives?

Accenture's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David P. Rowland, Interim CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Gianfranco Casati, Group Chief Exec. of Growth Markets (Age 60)
  • Mr. Alexander M. van't Noordende, Group Chief Exec. of Products Operating Group (Age 56)
  • Ms. Julie T. Spellman Sweet, Chief Exec. of North America (Age 52)
  • Ms. Kathleen R. McClure, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)

Who are Accenture's major shareholders?

Accenture's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.11%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.09%), Hexavest Inc. (0.05%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.04%), Huntington National Bank (0.04%) and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.04%). Company insiders that own Accenture stock include Arun Sarin, Chad T Jerdee, Daniel T London, David Rowland, Ellyn Shook, Gianfranco Casati, Jean-Marc Ollagnier, Joel Unruch, Johan Deblaere, Julie Spellman Sweet, Paula A Price, Pierre Nanterme, Richard Lumb, Richard P Clark and 'T Noordende Alexander M Van. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Accenture.

Which institutional investors are selling Accenture stock?

ACN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Hexavest Inc., Tuttle Tactical Management, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., United Services Automobile Association and Arden Trust Co. Company insiders that have sold Accenture company stock in the last year include Chad T Jerdee, Daniel T London, David Rowland, Ellyn Shook, Gianfranco Casati, Jean-Marc Ollagnier, Joel Unruch, Johan Deblaere, Julie Spellman Sweet, Paula A Price, Richard Lumb, Richard P Clark and 'T Noordende Alexander M Van. View Insider Buying and Selling for Accenture.

Which institutional investors are buying Accenture stock?

ACN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, TIAA FSB, Huntington National Bank, Welch & Forbes LLC, Advisors Capital Management LLC and City Holding Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Accenture.

How do I buy shares of Accenture?

Shares of ACN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Accenture's stock price today?

One share of ACN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $209.20.

How big of a company is Accenture?

Accenture has a market capitalization of $132.98 billion and generates $43.22 billion in revenue each year. The information technology services provider earns $4.78 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.36 on an earnings per share basis. Accenture employs 492,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Accenture.

What is Accenture's official website?

The official website for Accenture is http://www.accenture.com/.

How can I contact Accenture?

Accenture's mailing address is 1 GRAND CANAL SQUARE GRAND CANAL HARBOUR, DUBLIN L2, D2. The information technology services provider can be reached via phone at 353-1646-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Accenture (NYSE ACN)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  972 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  698 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,670
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Accenture and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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