ACN - Accenture plc

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
152.14
+0.47 (+0.31%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close151.67
Open153.33
Bid60.05 x 800
Ask176.00 x 800
Day's Range151.15 - 154.03
52 Week Range146.05 - 175.64
Volume2,692,631
Avg. Volume2,386,989
Market Cap96.981B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.01
PE Ratio (TTM)23.99
EPS (TTM)6.34
Earnings DateDec 20, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.92 (1.88%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-17
1y Target Est183.19
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  • Accenture Interactive Named Adobe 2018 Global Digital Experience Solution Partner of the Year
    Business Wire14 hours ago

    Accenture Interactive Named Adobe 2018 Global Digital Experience Solution Partner of the Year

    Accenture Interactive has been named the 2018 Global Digital Experience Partner by Adobe, a global leader in customer experience management. Adobe presented Accenture Interactive with the honor at its annual sales conference held today in Las Vegas. “Accenture Interactive and Adobe are an unstoppable team, creating superior end to end experiences,” said Matt Strawn, global alliance lead, Accenture Interactive.

  • Business Wire18 hours ago

    Accenture Named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape for Worldwide DevOps Services

    Accenture (ACN) is positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape Worldwide DevOps Services 2018 Vendor Assessment (doc #US41235417, November 2018). “Feedback from customers revealed that Accenture's key strengths are its very open and highly strategic thinkers,” noted Pete Marston, a research manager at IDC. “We’re pleased to see that Accenture named as a leader in this report.

  • Accenture Security to Invest $500,000 in Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity Degree Program
    Business Wire21 hours ago

    Accenture Security to Invest $500,000 in Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity Degree Program

    To help meet the growing demand for highly skilled cybersecurity professionals, Accenture (ACN) will become the first corporate donor to invest $500,000 over the next twelve months in the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity (OMS Cybersecurity) degree program. The OMS Cybersecurity program will launch January 7, 2019 with approximately 250 students and is projected to scale over time to meet increasing demand and greater student needs. The online program has the same content as the on-campus program but is designed to serve working professionals who can study part-time and earn a master’s degree, which will increase the number of trained and educated cybersecurity professionals available for organizations to hire.

  • Accenture Positioned as GDPR Services Leader According to Everest Group
    Business Wire22 hours ago

    Accenture Positioned as GDPR Services Leader According to Everest Group

    Accenture (ACN) is named a ‘Leader’ in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Services 2018. The market assessment report spotlights the role played by IT service providers in helping enterprises manage GDPR enablement, and measures eight IT service providers on a range of parameters covering vision and strategy, service suite, innovation and investments, delivery footprint, and market adoption, portfolio mix, and value delivered to clients. Accenture is assessed as a ‘Leader’ in both key parameters covered in the report — vision and capability, and market impact in GDPR services — ahead of all other IT service providers evaluated.

  • Will Revenue Growth Aid Paychex's (PAYX) Earnings in Q2?
    Zacks2 days ago

    Will Revenue Growth Aid Paychex's (PAYX) Earnings in Q2?

    Paychex's (PAYX) second-quarter fiscal 2019 results are likely to be aided by lower tax rates and revenue growth across all categories.

  • Zacks2 days ago

    Is a Beat in the Cards for Accenture (ACN) in Q1 Earnings?

    Accenture's (ACN) first-quarter fiscal 2019 results likely to reflect revenue strength across all segments, strong bookings and strong operating performance.

  • New Report from Accenture Finds Gaps Between Federal Agencies’ IT Adoption and Mission Objectives
    Business Wire2 days ago

    New Report from Accenture Finds Gaps Between Federal Agencies’ IT Adoption and Mission Objectives

    A new report from Accenture (ACN) has found that while U.S. federal agencies are accelerating the modernization of their information technology (IT) systems and infrastructures, there are significant gaps in aligning their technology priorities with mission objectives. In addition, despite many agencies reporting success implementing new technologies, only a small minority have fully adopted new approaches like cloud computing, digital platforms and agile software development, underscoring the gaps that many are facing in supporting more-agile operations. The State of Federal IT 2018 report — based on the Accenture Federal Services (AFS) survey of 200 federal IT executives — sought to answer two primary questions: Is federal IT serving mission needs, and are agencies pivoting quickly enough to new technologies?

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    Trading’s Future Arrives With a Pair of Goofy Virtual Reality Goggles

    It’s a bit overwhelming, but these VR headsets can display 18 screens at once, and turn data into a multicolored, three-dimensional forest

  • Investing.com5 days ago

    Accenture Falls 3%

    Investing.com - Accenture (NYSE:ACN) fell by 3.05% to trade at $155.36 by 11:53 (16:53 GMT) on Friday on the NYSE exchange.

  • Zacks6 days ago

    Red Hat (RHT) Set to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in Store?

    Red Hat's (RHT) third-quarter fiscal 2019 earnings are likely to benefit from robust traction of OpenShift and Ansible, and strong cross-selling, driven by an expanding partner base.

  • Zacks6 days ago

    Accenture (ACN) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

    Accenture (ACN) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • Zacks6 days ago

    Accenture (ACN) Boosts Interactive Suite With Adaptly Buyout

    The acquisition is likely to boost Accenture's (ACN) Communications, Media & Technology segment.

  • Zacks6 days ago

    Accenture Opens 11th North America Innovation Hub in Atlanta

    Accenture (ACN) strengthens North American footprint with innovation hub in Atlanta.

  • Business Wire6 days ago

    Accenture Named a Leader in Digital Process Automation by Independent Research Firm

    Accenture has been recognized as a leader in a recent report from Forrester Research that evaluates digital process automation service providers and their role in elevating process automation initiatives from tactical, cost-saving efforts to critical components of a digital transformation strategy.

  • The Wall Street Journal6 days ago

    [$$] Accenture Interactive to Acquire Ad-Tech Firm Adaptly

    Accenture Interactive is continuing its push into digital media buying with an agreement to acquire New York City-based Adaptly, an ad-tech company that helps marketers buy targeted ads across online platforms including Amazon, Google and Facebook. Adaptly was founded in 2010 and has nearly 150 employees across offices in New York City, London, Chicago and Los Angeles. Accenture Interactive, the marketing services arm of Accenture, last May announced the introduction of its Programmatic Services practice, positioning its offering as an alternative to those of established advertising holding companies such as WPP PLC and Omnicom Group Inc.

  • Zacks7 days ago

    Oracle (ORCL) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

    Oracle (ORCL) benefits from the strong adoption of its cloud-based solutions.

  • Accenture will acquire digital ad company Adaptly
    TechCrunch7 days ago

    Accenture will acquire digital ad company Adaptly

    Accenture announced today that it's reached an agreement to acquire Adaptly. While Adaptly has mostly stayed out of the headlines for the past few years, the company now has nearly 150 employees and works with advertisers like Chico's, Mazda, Prudential and Sprint. Once the deal closes, it will become part of the Accenture's digital marketing arm, Accenture Interactive Operations.

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    Accenture to Acquire Adaptly to Bolster Accenture Interactive Programmatic Services Offering

    Accenture (ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire NYC-based Adaptly, a digital media services company that enables the world’s leading brands to manage data-driven campaigns across prominent digital advertising channels and platforms. The addition of Adaptly will significantly bolster the capabilities of Accenture Interactive Programmatic Services. Adaptly’s digital media services will specifically support Accenture Interactive’s ability to activate, optimize, and measure media cross-platform and help advertisers drive superior business outcomes.

  • CNW Group7 days ago

    Accenture to Form Strategic Alliance with and Acquire Select Professional Services Assets from Financial Software Firm Zafin

    NEW YORK and TORONTO , Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Accenture (ACN) has entered into an agreement to form a strategic alliance with Zafin, a worldwide leader in financial services software headquartered in Canada , under which Accenture will serve as a preferred integrator of the Zafin financial software platform as part of a joint go-to-market strategy. In a related agreement, select employees from Zafin's professional services business will join Accenture's global Financial Services practice, giving Accenture additional technical integration and development abilities that will enhance its financial services offerings.

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Atlanta’s Technology Square

    Accenture (ACN) today opened a new innovation hub in Atlanta as a destination where clients can co-innovate with their Accenture teams to ideate, rapidly prototype and then scale innovative products and services for the digital economy. Spanning 30,000 square feet of space, the innovation hub is located on Georgia Tech’s campus at Technology Square. At the hub, Accenture leverages its relationships across the Atlanta technology ecosystem — such as with Georgia Tech’s Advanced Technology Development Center and Engage Ventures — to help ensure that clients have access to emerging breakthrough technologies.

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    Accenture to Form Strategic Alliance with and Acquire Select Professional Services Assets from Financial Software Firm Zafin

    Accenture (ACN) has entered into an agreement to form a strategic alliance with Zafin, a worldwide leader in financial services software headquartered in Canada, under which Accenture will serve as a preferred integrator of the Zafin financial software platform as part of a joint go-to-market strategy. In a related agreement, select employees from Zafin’s professional services business will join Accenture’s global Financial Services practice, giving Accenture additional technical integration and development abilities that will enhance its financial services offerings. The new relationship will further strengthen Accenture’s ability to help financial institutions modernize their legacy information technology (IT) systems and enhance their digital services programs while enabling Zafin to continue its focus on developing market-leading financial services software solutions.

  • Financial Times7 days ago

    [$$] FT North America Innovative Lawyer Awards 2018 — winners announced

    The Financial Times is pleased to announce the winners of the FT North America Innovative Lawyer Awards 2018, held in New York, in association with research partner RSG Consulting. You can read the whole ...

  • Zacks8 days ago

    Will Top-Line Growth Support Ciena's (CIEN) Q4 Earnings?

    Ciena (CIEN) is likely to beat earnings estimates in the fiscal fourth quarter on the back of higher revenues on a year-over-year basis.

  • Zacks8 days ago

    Interpublic (IPG) Stock Up 13.6% Year to Date: Here's Why

    Interpublic's (IPG) digital capabilities, diversified business model and geographic reach offer distinctive competitive advantage.

  • It's getting easier for shoppers to skip the line by buying online and picking up in store
    CNBC8 days ago

    It's getting easier for shoppers to skip the line by buying online and picking up in store

    Retailers all across the U.S. — Target, Home Depot, Kohl's and others — are finally giving consumers more options to bypass the stress of standing in line or wandering aisles endlessly in search of something. And they're getting better at it.