|Bid||0.00 x 0|
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|Day's Range||147.03 - 148.32|
|52 Week Range||112.31 - 148.47|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.03|
|Earnings Date||Dec 21, 2017|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.66 (1.83%)|
|1y Target Est||144.81|
TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Bill Morris, president of Accenture's business in Canada, has been awarded the 2017 Inclusion Vanguard Award by Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100. "I am pleased to receive this award that recognizes Accenture's commitment to diversity from the top level, because inclusion and diversity are key drivers for innovation in both our own business and in our clients' businesses," said Morris.
Accenture and Pivotal Software, Inc., have formed a new business group to help Fortune Global 500 companies and other large enterprises accelerate their software development and innovate at startup speed.
Accenture has hired Anders Lindblad, a 20-year veteran of Ericsson, as Communications & Media industry lead for Europe, effective immediately. In his new role, Lindblad is responsible for business development and operations in the region and for helping clients form and deliver large-scale transformation programs.
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Accenture has launched the Accenture Future Talent Platform, an interactive learning platform that includes talent transformation services to help clients develop their IT workforces in critical areas such as digital, cloud, security and artificial intelligence.
Accenture Federal Services today announced that the U.S. federal government has awarded FedRAMP authorization to the Accenture Insights Platform for Government .
Accenture , the Monetary Authority of Singapore and The Association of Banks in Singapore have published a report today that illustrates how blockchain technology could significantly improve the kinds of payment systems that currently enable banks around the world to transfer trillions of dollars per day to each other and help them manage their financial liquidity.
Accenture has formed a strategic alliance with and made a minority investment in Paxata, a company empowering businesses to transform raw data into ready information. The alliance aims to help clients provide enterprise end users with exceptional data control across multiple data sources.
Accenture has granted more than US$2.5 million to help the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University expand its successful Onward to Opportunity-Veteran Career Transition Program initiative, which provides comprehensive training, certification and transitional employment support to veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses.
Blockchain and artificial intelligence are common themes in fintech, including at this year's Accenture innovation lab in Hong Kong.
TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - The days of writing letters to Santa, perusing gift catalogues and holiday shopping day countdowns are quickly fading: Canadian consumers are increasingly turning to digital tools such as voice-recognition powered technological concierge services as they shop year-round for holiday gifts, according to Accenture's 2017 Holiday Shopping Survey. Now in its sixth year, the survey found that Canadians are continuing to leverage technology to solve for a more convenient holiday shopping experience, with 66 percent of shoppers saying they are familiar with Google Home and 75 percent are already using it/would definitely use it/are willing to use it and 61 per cent are using – or are aware of – Amazon Alexa, to buy gifts this season. The research findings also revealed that nearly half of respondents want online wish lists to make the task of holiday shopping easier.
Canadians Turning to Digital to Shop Year-Round for the Holidays, Annual Accenture Survey Reveals
Ping Identity, the leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced it is working with Accenture to enable organizations to quickly and efficiently move their business applications and infrastructure to the cloud, while also enhancing security and permission control through advanced identity and access management services.
Accenture Appoints Natalie Heisler as Managing Director, Accenture Analytics Lead for Canada
TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Accenture (ACN) has appointed Natalie Heisler as managing director for Accenture Analytics in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Heisler will help clients embed analytics across their organization to drive business outcomes and digital transformation from new intelligence. With a strong team of data scientists and technology, consulting, and design professionals, Heisler will focus on ensuring that Accenture is bringing the best analytics experience and solutions to its clients.
Accenture Federal Services is teaming with Boulder Crest Retreat Foundation, to develop a mobile application to augment Boulder Crest’s signature training program, Warrior PATHH – a progressive and alternative training for healing heroes.
Accenture today announced an expanded strategic alliance partnership with Vlocity, Inc, a leading industry cloud company that delivers omnichannel and industry-specific cloud and mobile solutions on the Salesforce Customer Success Platform.
Accenture has launched the Patient Experience Manager which gives life sciences companies a single view of patient interactions, enabling them to make real time improvements in the patient experience by evaluating and optimizing the effectiveness of each interaction.
TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Accenture (ACN) has been named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for the seventh consecutive year. "At Accenture, we help our clients solve their most significant challenges in an environment that is powered by leading-edge workplace practices and technologies, enabling our people to direct and grow their own careers," said Bill Morris, Accenture's Canadian President and Senior Managing Director. Accenture is consistently recognized globally as an employer of choice, including by DiversityInc for the past eleven years and FORTUNE magazine for the past nine years.
Three-fourths of survey respondents said they rarely or never request services from a government agency, according to research by the Governing Institute, sponsored by Accenture and Salesforce.
Accenture has named John Goodman chief executive of Accenture Federal Services , effective Nov. 20. Goodman, currently AFS chief operating officer, succeeds David Moskovitz, who will remain with AFS through the end of Accenture’s 2018 fiscal year, Aug.
TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - More than half of Canadian respondents (53 percent) say their concern about cybercrime is limiting their use of online services, according to a new survey from Accenture (ACN). Accenture's 2017 Canada Cybercrime Survey also found high-levels of concern among citizens about cybercrime (80 percent), with more than one-third (36 percent) of Canadians saying they have been the target of a cybercrime attempt. Almost one-fifth (19 percent) of respondents said they had previously been a victim of cybercrime.