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META   485.17 (-0.39%)
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AMZN   173.38 (-0.09%)
TSLA   204.06 (+2.17%)
NVDA   778.95 (-1.02%)
NIO   5.47 (-5.36%)
AMD   175.62 (-1.34%)
BABA   75.22 (-3.17%)
T   17.00 (+1.01%)
F   12.30 (+2.50%)
MU   89.88 (-2.14%)
CGC   3.50 (-0.85%)
GE   154.84 (+0.55%)
DIS   110.55 (+1.03%)
AMC   5.08 (+5.61%)
PFE   27.12 (+0.86%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.63%)
XOM   105.14 (+1.07%)
QQQ   436.03 (-0.36%)
AAPL   181.43 (-0.66%)
MSFT   407.57 (+0.02%)
META   485.17 (-0.39%)
GOOGL   136.21 (-1.92%)
AMZN   173.38 (-0.09%)
TSLA   204.06 (+2.17%)
NVDA   778.95 (-1.02%)
NIO   5.47 (-5.36%)
AMD   175.62 (-1.34%)
BABA   75.22 (-3.17%)
T   17.00 (+1.01%)
F   12.30 (+2.50%)
MU   89.88 (-2.14%)
CGC   3.50 (-0.85%)
GE   154.84 (+0.55%)
DIS   110.55 (+1.03%)
AMC   5.08 (+5.61%)
PFE   27.12 (+0.86%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.63%)
XOM   105.14 (+1.07%)
QQQ   436.03 (-0.36%)
AAPL   181.43 (-0.66%)
MSFT   407.57 (+0.02%)
META   485.17 (-0.39%)
GOOGL   136.21 (-1.92%)
AMZN   173.38 (-0.09%)
TSLA   204.06 (+2.17%)
NVDA   778.95 (-1.02%)
NIO   5.47 (-5.36%)
AMD   175.62 (-1.34%)
BABA   75.22 (-3.17%)
T   17.00 (+1.01%)
F   12.30 (+2.50%)
MU   89.88 (-2.14%)
CGC   3.50 (-0.85%)
GE   154.84 (+0.55%)
DIS   110.55 (+1.03%)
AMC   5.08 (+5.61%)
PFE   27.12 (+0.86%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.63%)
XOM   105.14 (+1.07%)

Accenture (ACN) Competitors

$378.51
+0.60 (+0.16%)
(As of 11:03 AM ET)

ACN vs. PDD, UBER, FI, MELI, PYPL, IT, CSGP, MA, EBAY, and BAH

Should you be buying Accenture stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Accenture include PDD (PDD), Uber Technologies (UBER), Fiserv (FI), MercadoLibre (MELI), PayPal (PYPL), Gartner (IT), CoStar Group (CSGP), Mastercard (MA), eBay (EBAY), and Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH).

Accenture vs.

PDD (NASDAQ:PDD) and Accenture (NYSE:ACN) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, earnings, media sentiment, institutional ownership, community ranking and risk.

PDD has a net margin of 23.25% compared to PDD's net margin of 10.65%. Accenture's return on equity of 34.07% beat PDD's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PDD23.25% 34.07% 17.64%
Accenture 10.65%29.08%15.14%

Accenture has higher revenue and earnings than PDD. PDD is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Accenture, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PDD$18.93B8.95$4.57B$4.4528.84
Accenture$64.11B3.70$6.87B$10.7935.04

PDD has a beta of 0.69, meaning that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Accenture has a beta of 1.21, meaning that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Accenture received 738 more outperform votes than PDD when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 70.49% of users gave Accenture an outperform vote while only 58.54% of users gave PDD an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PDDOutperform Votes
418
58.54%
Underperform Votes
296
41.46%
AccentureOutperform Votes
1156
70.49%
Underperform Votes
484
29.51%

PDD currently has a consensus price target of $128.04, indicating a potential downside of 0.23%. Accenture has a consensus price target of $365.63, indicating a potential downside of 3.29%. Given Accenture's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe PDD is more favorable than Accenture.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PDD
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Accenture
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.63

In the previous week, PDD had 4 more articles in the media than Accenture. MarketBeat recorded 21 mentions for PDD and 17 mentions for Accenture. PDD's average media sentiment score of 0.74 beat Accenture's score of 0.41 indicating that Accenture is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
PDD
7 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
10 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
2 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Accenture
7 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

31.1% of PDD shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 70.4% of Accenture shares are held by institutional investors. 3.7% of PDD shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Accenture shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Accenture beats PDD on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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ACN vs. The Competition

MetricAccentureBusiness services IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$237.17B$18.80B$6.81B$17.24B
Dividend Yield1.37%3.32%3.21%3.56%
P/E Ratio35.0422.8237.6324.71
Price / Sales3.703.501,360.207.80
Price / Cash24.0422.1216.5716.85
Price / Book8.976.764.976.15
Net Income$6.87B$309.12M$100.52M$859.81M
7 Day Performance4.10%1.21%0.44%0.97%
1 Month Performance1.89%4.68%5.80%2.43%
1 Year Performance42.00%1.76%8.33%88.40%

Accenture Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PDD
PDD
4.0339 of 5 stars
$128.33
+1.5%
$128.04
-0.2%
+49.2%$169.34B$18.93B28.8412,992Gap Down
UBER
Uber Technologies
4.6293 of 5 stars
$78.75
+0.5%
$73.06
-7.2%
+134.7%$163.52B$37.28B91.5730,400
FI
Fiserv
4.121 of 5 stars
$150.65
-0.2%
$153.04
+1.6%
+31.3%$88.94B$19.09B30.1342,000Analyst Revision
MELI
MercadoLibre
4.6951 of 5 stars
$1,607.44
-0.2%
$1,804.29
+12.2%
+35.9%$81.27B$14.47B82.2613,856Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
PYPL
PayPal
4.6398 of 5 stars
$60.16
+1.4%
$70.63
+17.4%
-18.4%$64.48B$29.77B15.6727,200
IT
Gartner
3.874 of 5 stars
$461.05
+0.0%
$455.25
-1.3%
+40.8%$35.95B$5.90B41.6920,237Insider Selling
CSGP
CoStar Group
3.6368 of 5 stars
$84.89
+1.1%
$91.80
+8.1%
+19.7%$34.67B$2.46B92.276,152Analyst Revision
MA
Mastercard
4.5353 of 5 stars
$474.75
+0.1%
$471.85
-0.6%
+33.6%$442.89B$25.10B40.1333,400
EBAY
eBay
3.4242 of 5 stars
$44.39
+1.2%
$48.11
+8.4%
-3.1%$23.04B$9.80B8.7711,600Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
BAH
Booz Allen Hamilton
4.8307 of 5 stars
$146.58
-0.8%
$139.56
-4.8%
+53.7%$19.02B$9.26B47.2831,900Positive News

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This page (NYSE:ACN) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff