|Bid||194.17 x 800|
|Ask||194.22 x 800|
|Day's Range||193.19 - 194.40|
|52 Week Range||132.63 - 196.36|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||26.92|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.92 (1.50%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Accenture Interactive’s #DigitalDoggyBag is now available to non-delegates and provides innovative and immersive recap of the top Cannes Lions talks, trend takeaways and winner ins
Accenture (ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the new IDC MarketScape: EMEA Service Providers for Digital Grid Enablement 2019 Vendor Assessment1. Accenture was recognized for key strengths, including its ability to successfully envision and execute strategic projects and real transformational initiatives, and its numerous successful projects across all the core systems grid operators are using. Additionally its deep industry knowledge was cited, as well as quality of service delivery and its technical capabilities, strengthened and accelerated by the acquisition of companies specializing in operational technology services.
The Louvre, which hosts more than 10 million visitors annually, is revamping its digital strategy with the help of Accenture (ACN). The initiative demonstrates the Louvre’s ongoing commitment to enhance the way it welcomes visitors and promotes its collections through a complete review of the museum experience for the general public, academics, scientists, researchers and employees of the museum. Accenture Interactive, the Experience Agency, is helping the Louvre define its strategic plan as part of a pro-bono corporate citizenship initiative that began more than 15 years ago.
Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (MLM) today announced the appointment of Thomas (Tom) H. Pike as an independent member to its Board of Directors, effective July 15, 2019. With Mr. Pike’s appointment, the Martin Marietta Board is comprised of 10 directors, five of whom have joined since 2016. Mr. Pike will serve on Martin Marietta’s Management Development and Compensation Committee.
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Accenture (ACN) has launched a new Customer Experience Center here to help auto manufacturers, dealers and mobility providers envision and showcase the future of the mobility industry. Focusing on digital and mixed-reality technologies, the center, located in the Bosch Areal in Stuttgart, was developed and is operated by Mackevision, part of Accenture Interactive, and is a market leader in computer-generated imagery and immersive content solutions using data-based visualization. The Customer Experience Center is designed to help automotive companies identify new sources of growth as the industry moves toward a digital future.
Accenture’s (ACN) board of directors announced that Julie Sweet has been appointed chief executive officer. David Rowland, currently interim chief executive officer, has been appointed executive chairman. Sweet is currently chief executive officer of Accenture’s business in North America, the company’s largest geographic market with revenues of approximately $18 billion for fiscal 2018, serving more than 70% of the Fortune 500.
Pension or retirement benefits are a critical factor for most workers when deciding whether to accept a job or deciding whether to stay with their current employer, according to research from Accenture (ACN) covering 10 countries in Europe, Asia-Pacific and South America.
KBS, one of the largest owners of commercial real estate, announced today that 500 West Madison in Chicago will become Accenture Tower. Today, alongside Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Accenture (ACN) a leading global professional services company that provides a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations, announced its lease at the property by 152,454 square feet and now leases a total of 226,486 square feet, making it the anchor tenant of the building. The property is owned by KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III.
Accenture (ACN), in conjunction with Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, today announced that it is increasing its presence in Chicago by expanding its Chicago Innovation Hub, adding 600 highly-skilled tech jobs and growing its apprenticeship program.
According to Gartner, “This Magic Quadrant addresses the full life cycle of SAP S/4HANA application services, spanning project-based assessment and implementation and multiyear application management services (AMS). Christophe Mouille, senior managing director and global lead for the Accenture SAP Business Group, said, “We believe that this recognition from Gartner reflects our ongoing focus on helping clients create value from new SAP solutions and technologies, as well as our ability to drive end-to-end transformation with industry expertise, intelligence and innovation through Accenture myConcerto.
In today’s era of ever-growing focus on the customer, only a small number of forward-thinking companies are realizing the unique opportunity their supply chains offer to better meet customer needs, fuel competitiveness and uncover growth, according to a new report from Accenture (ACN). Based on a survey of 1,350 business executives, the report “From Inventory to Influencer: The Mover Becomes the Shaker” reveals that more than three-quarters (78%) of executives and their companies — named the “Laggards”— are missing opportunities to leverage the power of the supply chain as a driver of revenue growth. The remaining 22% of companies, referred to as “Leaders,” are making smart moves in three areas — digital investments, customer-centricity and ecosystems.
The majority (61%) of citizens who use digital government services are satisfied with their experiences, according to results of a multi-country survey from Accenture (ACN). The goal of the survey — which queried more than 5,000 citizens in Australia, Germany, Singapore, the U.K. and the U.S. — was to determine current levels of citizen engagement with digital government services, the current state of such service offerings, and citizen support for the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and other innovative technologies to deliver government services. Half (51%) of respondents said they would increase their use of digital government services if they could access multiple government services from an online portal.
To deliver innovative technologies to clients, Accenture (ACN) today opened a new Advanced Technology Center in Alicante, Spain. The opening ceremony will be attended by the President of the Valencian Government, Ximo Puig, and the Mayor of Alicante, Luis Barcalá. Located in the Alicante Digital District, the center — called the Pierre Nanterme Center for New IT, as a tribute to the late Accenture CEO — is home to 85 professionals with a focus on developing and delivering a wide range of cross-industry technology solutions across leading technology platforms, as well as custom engineering, infrastructure and cloud services to clients across the globe.
Accenture (ACN), Cisco and Quest Alliance are teaming to equip 1.5 million youth across India with skills for the digital economy. As part of a year-long collaboration, the organizations have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Directorate General of Training (DGT) within the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship to offer a digital skilling program to all students enrolled in industrial training institutes (ITIs) via the government of India’s Bharat Skills portal.
Accenture (ACN) has appointed Domingo Mirón as group chief executive — Financial Services, effective Sept. 1, 2019. Previously, he led Accenture’s Financial Services business in Spain, Portugal and Israel and also served as Growth & Strategy lead for Financial Services.
Accenture (ACN) has been granted a US patent for a “quantum computing machine learning module” that trains artificial intelligence (AI) models to determine when and how computational tasks would be best handled by quantum computing versus classical computing methods, and route them to the appropriate option. In doing so, it could help organizations understand where quantum computing can have the most impact within their businesses, and when classical computing may still be the best option for a given task.
Accenture (ACN) and Mujin, an intelligent industrial robot controller manufacturer, announced they are working together to deliver end-to-end intelligent service that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics to help accelerate digital transformation in the logistics industry. Accenture and Mujin will work together to deliver a comprehensive service ranging from logistics planning through technology implementation and operation. Businesses that have a logistics center, for example, will be able to implement a solution with a combination of Accenture's fulfillment service based on precise demand forecast as well as its deep industry insights, and Mujin's intelligent robot controller.
Eleven emerging enterprise tech companies will present their technologies to dozens of top executives within the financial services, venture capital and technology industries today at the ninth annual FinTech Innovation Lab New York Demo Day. Founded in 2010 by Accenture (ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City, the FinTech Innovation Lab New York provides early- and growth-stage fintech companies with access to the world’s leading financial institutions.
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Accenture has been selected to provide intelligent automation / artificial intelligence services to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Program Support Center .
Accenture (ACN) has collaborated with JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMC) to design its new flagship retail store within its global headquarter campus in New York City. Opening June 25, the new location at 390 Madison Avenue provides an integrated experience that combines digital concepts and technologies. The new physical location has open lounges, private offices and flexible spaces that can accommodate a variety of community events for different audiences.
Nearly three-quarters (72%) of industry sectors experienced an increase in disruption over the past eight years, leaving US$41 trillion in enterprise value (market capitalization + net debt) exposed to disruption today, according to a new report from Accenture (ACN). The report, titled “Breaking Through Disruption: Embrace the Power of the Wise Pivot” is based on Accenture’s proprietary Disruptability Index, which measures the current level of disruption, as well as susceptibility to future disruption, of 18 industries using an analysis of 10,000 publicly listed companies.
IDC MarketScape evaluated the Capabilities and Strategies of 12 AI services providers, including the AI services that are utilized to assess, plan, design, implement, and operate AI software platforms, AI applications, and AI-enabled automation of rule-based tasks and processes. "Smart investments in both skills and technology solutions to build out Accenture Applied Intelligence gave Accenture a strong position in the AI services market," said Jennifer Hamel, research manager, Analytics and Intelligent Automation Services, IDC.
Accenture will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT tomorrow, June 27, to discuss its third-quarter fiscal year 2019 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.