137.45 +0.03 (0.02%)
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|Bid||134.92 x 100|
|Ask||140.00 x 100|
|Day's Range||137.36 - 138.63|
|52 Week Range||112.31 - 140.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||24.34|
|Earnings Date||Dec 19, 2017 - Dec 25, 2017|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.66 (1.91%)|
|1y Target Est||143.19|
In an effort to expand its digital marketing business, Accenture (ACN) recently announced entering into exclusive negations to buy Altima -- a digital commerce agency.
According to Accenture: Gen Z Consumers Visit Bank Branches More Often than Any Other Age Group, Including Baby Boomers
TORONTO, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Gen Z consumers are surprisingly more likely than any other age group, including Baby Boomers, to visit a bank branch at least weekly, according to a new study from Accenture (ACN) – reflecting the heavy cash dependence within their age cohort. The study also found that Gen Z consumers (survey respondents aged 18-21) are the most active and engaged group using mobile banking, with all other consumers preferring online banking as their primary banking channel. Based on a survey of 1,500 consumers in the United States and Canada, the study, "10 Mega Trends Driving the Future of Payments," identifies consumers' banking and payments behaviors, their appetite for next-generation payments products and experiences, and the trends most likely to drive significant change in the payments industry in the near- and long-term.
Accenture and SAP SE are expanding their alliance in the area of commerce experiences services. The companies announced plans for Accenture Interactive and SAP® Hybris®1 to develop a platform that will help clients build and curate contextual, personalized experiences for customers that span the entire commerce offering – from marketing, eCommerce and offline shopping to customer service and loyalty ...
TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Accenture (ACN) has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Altima, a full-service digital commerce agency, headquartered in France and with offices in China, Canada and the United States. The acquisition would boost Accenture Interactive's capabilities in France and other key markets to help brands attract consumers and turn them into loyal customers with differentiated and compelling digital experiences. Altima creates and adapts experiences for eCommerce, mobile and in-store commerce.
Accenture has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Altima, a full-service digital commerce agency, headquartered in France and with offices in China, Canada and the United States.
Gen Z consumers are surprisingly more likely than any other age group, including Baby Boomers, to visit a bank branch at least weekly, according to a new study from Accenture – reflecting the heavy cash dependence within their age cohort.
U.S. consumers are less inclined to shop on traditional peak holiday shopping days this year and more likely to search for and buy the best bargains online than in stores, according to results of Accenture’s 11th Annual Holiday Shopping Survey.
Accenture and Specular Theory have teamed together to create their vision for the future of virtual reality commerce. Behind The Style – an interactive VR story of a fashion shoot - seamlessly blends fashion, tech and vcommerce in a way that’s highly engaging, fun and natural.
TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Accenture (ACN) has appointed Iliana Oris Valiente as managing director and global blockchain innovation lead for the company's emerging technology group, effective immediately. In this role, Oris Valiente provides blockchain advisory services to Accenture clients and is responsible for developing Accenture's cross-industry blockchain technology capabilities and its talent pool for blockchain consulting, architecture and technology delivery.
Open Banking is an emerging service model that allows customers to share access to their financial data with non-bank third parties, which can then use that data to provide the customer with a better banking experience. The survey found that nearly two-thirds (63 percent) of banks in North America believe that implementing Open Banking is critical to competing with new entrants – such as fintechs and tech giants – and will help banks remain relevant, compared to half (51 percent) of executives surveyed in Europe and two-fifths (40 percent) in Asia Pacific. In fact, half (52 percent) of all the bank executives surveyed believe that they will be forced to implement Open Banking in order to compete with traditional competitors (i.e.
All but one of 100 payments executives at large banks said their bank plans to make major investments in Open Banking initiatives by 2020, according to the results of a global study by Accenture .
Bailard, Inc. was founded in 1969 by three alumni of Stanford Graduate School of Business, Tom Bailard, Larry Biehl and Ron Kaiser. In the 1990s, the company, that was initially named Bailard, Biehl & Kaiser, started to manage investments for pension funds, endowments and foundations, and launched a commercial real estate fund for high net worth individuals […]
U.S. consulting company Accenture said on Thursday it has been appointed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Association of Banks in Singapore to manage and develop a blockchain-based platform ...
By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. consulting company Accenture (ACN.N) said on Thursday it has been appointed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Banks ...
Accenture has been appointed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and The Association of Banks in Singapore to manage and develop a prototype using three distributed ledger technology platforms to help create a solution for interbank payments.
Accenture , the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, the Global Apprenticeship Network and ETH Zürich/KOF Swiss Economic Institute today released a new report that examines best practices for creating and sustaining apprenticeship programs, which are gaining momentum as a strategy for narrowing the skills gap.
Navigant Consulting's (NCI) management is taking steps to restructure the business in order to better align capacity with demand.
The acquisition of IBB has further fortified Accenture's (ACN) presence in the communication, media and technology (CMT) consulting market, and is believed to help it gain higher market share.
Accenture has launched a suite of personalized, SmartVideo templates integrated with the Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform . The new templates will h
Accenture Federal Services continues to build out its next generation cyber offerings and expand its seasoned leadership team, hiring Former Director of Operations for U.S. Cyber Command, Major General George Franz, U.S.