ACN - Accenture plc

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Previous Close159.55
Open156.70
Bid153.54 x 900
Ask160.73 x 800
Day's Range155.58 - 159.32
52 Week Range138.05 - 175.64
Volume2,195,852
Avg. Volume2,046,087
Market Cap101.296B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.04
PE Ratio (TTM)25.32
EPS (TTM)6.24
Earnings DateDec 19, 2018 - Dec 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.92 (1.87%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-17
1y Target Est179.32
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  • High-Growth Companies Buck Trend of Declining Returns on Innovation, Accenture Report Finds
    Business Wire10 hours ago

    High-Growth Companies Buck Trend of Declining Returns on Innovation, Accenture Report Finds

    Only one in seven companies is able to tap into the full potential of technology-enabled innovations, with most others missing out on an opportunity for both strong growth in profits and market capitalization, according to a new research report from Accenture (ACN). The report, “How to Unlock the Value of Your Innovation Investments,” surveyed C-level executives at 840 large companies across 14 industries and eight countries. The research found that approximately one in seven (14 percent) of the organizations surveyed are generating significant value from their innovation investments — and identified the innovation approach of these high-growth companies and what other companies can learn from them.

  • CNW Group11 hours ago

    Accenture's The AI Effect Podcast Launches Season 2; Unites Artificial Intelligence Leaders to Discuss Challenges and Benefits of AI Adoption in Canada

    Accenture's The AI Effect Podcast Launches Season 2; Unites Artificial Intelligence Leaders to Discuss Challenges and Benefits of AI Adoption in Canada

  • Accenture Enables Interoperability Between Major Blockchain Platforms
    Business Wireyesterday

    Accenture Enables Interoperability Between Major Blockchain Platforms

    Accenture (ACN) has developed and tested two technology solutions that enable two or more blockchain enabled ecosystems to integrate, solving a critical challenge for broad adoption of blockchain technology. The two Accenture solutions show that blockchain platforms from Digital Asset (DA Platform) and R3 (R3 Corda) as well as Hyperledger Fabric and Quorum are capable of integrating to securely orchestrate business processes. The technology solutions also demonstrated they could actively share data and information across distributed ledgers, proving that integration is possible across the growing number of blockchain and distributed ledger platforms in the market.

  • CNW Groupyesterday

    New Report from Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada, TMX Group, Accenture and R3 Proves that Distributed Ledger Technology Can Enable Equity Settlement

    TORONTO , Oct. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada , TMX Group, Accenture (ACN) and R3 have published a report demonstrating the feasibility of clearing and settlement of securities using distributed ledger technology (DLT). The findings are a result of the third phase of Project Jasper, a collaborative research initiative between Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada and TMX group to experiment with an integrated securities and payment settlement platform based on DLT.

  • Business Wireyesterday

    New Report from Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada, TMX Group, Accenture and R3 Proves that Distributed Ledger Technology Can Enable Equity Settlement

    Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada, TMX Group, Accenture (ACN) and R3 have published a report demonstrating the feasibility of clearing and settlement of securities using distributed ledger technology (DLT). The findings are a result of the third phase of Project Jasper, a collaborative research initiative between Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada and TMX group to experiment with an integrated securities and payment settlement platform based on DLT.

  • Business Wireyesterday

    Accenture and Oracle Unveil Integrated Technology and Services Platform for Utilities to Help Clients Enhance Customer Experience

    Accenture (ACN) and Oracle today unveiled an integrated technology and services platform for Utilities. The Accenture Customer Experience as-a-Service Utilities Platform helps utility companies achieve more meaningful interactions with customers and employees by incorporating the latest Oracle technology and learning applications, while dramatically lowering project implementation risk and reducing software integration costs. The announcement was made today at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco.

  • Business Wireyesterday

    Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrants for Data Center Outsourcing & Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services in North America and Europe

    Accenture has been positioned as a Leader in two 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant reports for data center managed services for North America and Europe.

  • Accenture Agrees to Acquire Brazilian Content Marketing Agency, New Content
    Business Wireyesterday

    Accenture Agrees to Acquire Brazilian Content Marketing Agency, New Content

    Accenture (ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire New Content, an independent Brazilian content marketing agency, to strengthen its customer experience services provided through Accenture Interactive. The acquisition will enhance Accenture Interactive’s ability to serve its clients in Latin America with branded and strategic content that connects people and brands, and helps clients maximize the return-on-investment (ROI) of their marketing programs. Founded in 2007, New Content is a recognized content influencer in the Brazilian market and will bring to Accenture Interactive more than a decade of experience as a leader in branded content production. The agency helps clients with all aspects of the content lifecycle – from content strategy, creation and production to the underlying technology, governance and content operations needed to bring impactful campaigns to life.

  • Business Wireyesterday

    Accenture Integrates Oracle with Accenture myConcerto to Orchestrate Enterprise Transformation for Clients Using Advanced Oracle Technologies

    Accenture (ACN) is integrating Oracle technologies with Accenture myConcerto, a fully integrated digital platform that uses emerging technologies to drive enterprise transformation. Accenture myConcerto brings together Accenture’s most disruptive thinking, leading industry solutions and Oracle technologies to accelerate companies’ journeys to becoming intelligent enterprises. An insights-driven, comprehensive suite that incorporates Accenture’s pre-configured industry and business-function solutions, Accenture myConcerto enables automated and agile delivery, provisioning and deployment to accelerate time-to-value.

  • Business Wireyesterday

    Accenture Recognized with 11 Oracle Partner Awards at OpenWorld 2018 for Global Excellence and Performance

    Accenture (ACN), a Platinum-level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), has received 11 Oracle Partner awards in recognition of its sustained excellence, commitment and success in delivering innovative solutions to Oracle customers. Accenture’s awards were announced at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco. “Accenture excels in driving impactful business outcomes for Oracle customers around the world,” said Camillo Speroni, vice president of worldwide strategic alliances, Oracle.

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    Market Trends Toward New Normal in CryoPort, The J. M. Smucker, Accenture, Albemarle, The Allstate, and Huami — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings

    NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Business Wire2 days ago

    Accenture Acquires DAZ Systems, Inc. to Strengthen Its Oracle Cloud ERP Services, Expand Capabilities to Help Clients Become Intelligent Enterprises

    Accenture (ACN) has acquired DAZ Systems, Inc., a provider of Oracle ERP Cloud services with broad experience and assets that help organizations deploy and integrate enterprise performance management and human capital management applications. The acquisition further bolsters Accenture’s robust Oracle capabilities and delivers new value for clients on their journeys to the cloud. “DAZ has extensive experience implementing Oracle Cloud solutions, which complements Accenture’s established credentials across the Oracle Cloud portfolio,” said Bhaskar Ghosh, group chief executive, Accenture Technology Services.

  • Business Wire4 days ago

    Accenture Named a Leader In Services For Next-Generation Oracle Applications Report by Independent Research Firm

    Accenture (ACN) is positioned as a leader in Forrester Research’s new report on vendors for Oracle applications. Accenture received the highest scores allocated in 22 out of 24 criteria analyzed by Forrester to evaluate the strength of the providers’ current offering, strategy and market presence in The Forrester Wave™: Services Providers for Next-Generation Oracle Applications, Q4 2018, “The 12 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up”. The report, which assessed the 12 most significant next-generation service providers for Oracle applications recognizes that Accenture is “well-suited to those with the biggest and boldest Oracle deployments.” In Accenture’s vendor profile, the Forrester report notes that Accenture “serves end-to-end customer needs from cloud strategy to intelligent automation.” Across virtually all Oracle cloud apps, Accenture has a leading number of certified resources and client engagements.” The report also notes that “Accenture has made major investments in accelerators and platforms to help clients innovate faster and become intelligence driven”.

  • Business Wire5 days ago

    Accenture, Partnership Fund for New York City and Leading Financial Institutions Call for Applicants for New York FinTech Innovation Lab 2019

    Applications are now being accepted for FinTech Innovation Lab New York, a 12-week program co-founded by Accenture (ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City that helps early- and growth-stage fintech companies accelerate product and business development through in-depth engagement with top financial services and venture capital executives. Applications for a spot in the 2019 class are available at www.fintechinnovationlabnyc.com and are due by Saturday, December 1.

  • Business Wire6 days ago

    Accenture and ServiceNow Announce Greater Collaboration To Drive Innovation In Europe

    Accenture (ACN) today announced deeper investments with ServiceNow (NOW) to provide clients in Europe with Accenture’s full spectrum of digital transformation expertise and ServiceNow’s capabilities to improve business performance. With the increasing demand for cloud migration services, Accenture is expanding on its work with ServiceNow by bolstering its unmatched implementation services to clients in multiple industries at a time when driving digital transformation is critical to today’s C-Suite.

  • Accenture Positioned as Leader in Everest Group 2018 Finance and Accounting Digital Augmentation Suite Assessment
    Business Wire6 days ago

    Accenture Positioned as Leader in Everest Group 2018 Finance and Accounting Digital Augmentation Suite Assessment

    Accenture  has been named as a Leader in Everest Group’s inaugural Finance and Accounting Digital Augmentation Suite – Service Provider Landscape with Services PEAK Matrix™ Assessment.

  • Business Wire6 days ago

    Efma and Accenture Announce Winners of Distribution & Marketing Innovation Awards 2018

    Eight banks from South America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East are winners of the sixth annual Efma-Accenture Distribution & Marketing Innovation Awards, which recognize innovative projects in retail banking distribution and marketing. Showcasing the best examples of innovation in multiple categories, the awards competition this year attracted 421 innovations from 180 institutions in 59 countries. Banco Bradesco (Brazil) – won the Digital Marketing & Communication award for its Lollapalooza Brazil Bradesco Coverage solution, an innovative way of connecting the bank to younger customers via a partnership with one of the world’s largest music festivals.

  • Fintech making inroads, but U.S. bank revenues little changed: report
    Reuters6 days ago

    Fintech making inroads, but U.S. bank revenues little changed: report

    Financial technology startups and other new entrants are making inroads in the U.S. banking market, but have yet to capture a threatening share of bank revenues, according to research published by Accenture Plc (ACN.N) on Wednesday. Around 19 percent of financial institutions in the U.S. are new entrants, such as challenger banks, non-bank payments institutions and big tech companies, according to the report. In the UK, new entrants have made a larger dent, having captured 14 percent of the total €206 billion ($238.45 billion)in industry revenues, with the majority going to non-bank payments companies, according to the report.

  • Fintech making inroads, but U.S. bank revenues little changed: report
    Reuters6 days ago

    Fintech making inroads, but U.S. bank revenues little changed: report

    Financial technology startups and other new entrants are making inroads in the U.S. banking market, but have yet to capture a threatening share of bank revenues, according to research published by Accenture Plc (ACN.N) on Wednesday. Around 19 percent of financial institutions in the U.S. are new entrants, such as challenger banks, non-bank payments institutions and big tech companies, according to the report. In the UK, new entrants have made a larger dent, having captured 14 percent of the total €206 billion ($238.45 billion)in industry revenues, with the majority going to non-bank payments companies, according to the report.

  • Business Wire6 days ago

    Accenture Acquires TargetST8 Consulting, Enhancing Its Consulting and Advisory Capabilities in Commercial and Corporate Lending

    Accenture (ACN) has acquired TargetST8 Consulting, a privately held financial services consulting firm specializing in corporate and commercial lending, with offices in New York. Serving leading banks and investment firms in the U.S. and Europe, the company helps its clients leverage proprietary digital lending solutions, including deploying artificial intelligence and robotic process automation. The addition of TargetST8 — with its deep commercial and corporate lending expertise and innovative solutions — will complement and enhance Accenture’s commercial and corporate lending capabilities and bolster its Credit Consulting practice.

  • Banks’ Revenue Growth at Risk Due to Unprecedented Competitive Pressure Resulting from Digital Disruption, Accenture Study Finds
    Business Wire7 days ago

    Banks’ Revenue Growth at Risk Due to Unprecedented Competitive Pressure Resulting from Digital Disruption, Accenture Study Finds

    New entrants to the banking market — including challenger banks, non-bank payments institutions and big tech companies — are amassing up to one-third of new revenue, which is challenging the competitiveness of traditional banks, according to new research from Accenture (ACN). Accenture analyzed more than 20,000 banking and payments institutions across seven markets to quantify the level of change and disruption in the global banking industry.

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    Accenture myConcerto Platform Composes a New Approach to Enterprise Transformation

    Accenture has introduced Accenture myConcerto, an insight-driven, integrated platform that helps organizations boost their ability to innovate, amplify business results and accelerate their journey to becoming intelligent enterprises.

  • Fjord Austin wins third round of Coolest Offices contest with hip downtown digs on Congress Avenue
    American City Business Journals7 days ago

    Fjord Austin wins third round of Coolest Offices contest with hip downtown digs on Congress Avenue

    Look inside the innovation-focused design studio of a global consulting giant that ABJ readers voted as one of their favorite Austin offices.

  • CNW Group7 days ago

    Digital Convenience and a Push to Shop North of the Border Will Drive Canadian Purchases This Holiday Shopping Season, According to Accenture's 2018 Holiday Retail Survey

    TORONTO , Oct. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadian consumers will turn to convenient digital shopping options for their gift purchases and opt to spend their money at Canadian retailers this holiday season, according to findings from the 2018 Holiday Shopping Survey from Accenture (ACN). Now in its seventh year, the survey uncovered a major increase in Canadian shoppers' use of Instagram and other social media when planning or making shopping decisions. The percentage of shoppers who said they plan to use Instagram alone for their online shopping almost doubled since last year, from 25 per cent to 46 per cent, with more than half of shoppers saying they would use YouTube to make shopping decisions or purchases.

  • Business Wire8 days ago

    Accenture and Zurich Benelux Apply Blockchain Technology to Help Streamline Customer Experience and Improve Transparency

    Accenture (ACN) and Zurich Benelux have debuted a first-of-its-kind blockchain-based solution that helps the insurer’s customers in Benelux manage surety bonds. Surety bonds are three-party agreements designed to guarantee performance or more general fulfilment of an obligation in a business transaction, most commonly in construction projects. The total value of gross written premiums and commissions for insurance-backed surety bonds across Europe is projected to reach €3.26 billion by 2019, according to Finaccord.