|Bid||155.96 x 1100|
|Ask||156.03 x 800|
|Day's Range||155.05 - 156.48|
|52 Week Range||119.10 - 165.58|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.42|
|Earnings Date||Jun 20, 2018 - Jun 25, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.66 (1.75%)|
|1y Target Est||168.35|
Automobile imports are Trump's next tariff target. The recent developments indicate trade tensions may increase going forward.
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / May 25, 2018 / If you want access to our free research report on Accenture PLC (NYSE: ACN), all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=ACN as the Company's latest news hit the wire. On May 23, 2018, the Company announced that it has inked a deal to acquire Shanghai-based HO Communication, which is a full-service digital marketing agency in China with a strong portfolio of local and multinational clients. Active-Investors.com is currently working on the research report for Switch, Inc. (NYSE: SWCH), which also belongs to the Technology sector as the Company Accenture.
Mainstream corporate usage of blockchain, the software technology behind Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, is at least five years away, predicts a Cowen & Co. report, which says that IT services providers and cloud computing companies will aim to speed adoption.
Supporting its vision to improve the way the world works and lives, Accenture (ACN) is committing more than US$200 million over the next three years to help equip disadvantaged people with job skills for the digital age. “As a technology leader, we have an obligation to apply new scalable technology solutions to help solve complex societal challenges,” said Pierre Nanterme, Accenture’s chairman and CEO. Accenture’s commitment will help support Skills to Succeed, Tech4Good, Accenture Development Partnerships and related Accenture initiatives.
Accenture (ACN) is increasing its focus and investment in the programmatic in-housing and media planning and buying arena with Accenture Interactive Programmatic Services. Accenture Interactive is helping clients navigate the complexity of the digital media landscape by empowering them to take control and ownership of their data and technology, providing them with greater transparency and enabling them to regain trust. This enhanced capability is designed to help marketers achieve greater business outcomes, enable cost transparency, regain control and ownership of their data, and design audience-driven campaigns.
Accenture (ACN) has agreed to acquire Shanghai-based HO Communication, a full-service digital marketing agency in China with a strong portfolio of local and multinational clients. The acquisition will expand the ability of Accenture Interactive to bring its unique blend of digital design, marketing, content and commerce services to clients in Greater China seamlessly and at scale. With offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Chengdu and Nanjing, HO Communication is one of the leading independent, digital integrated marketing agencies in China focused on omni-channel brand experiences and customer engagement.
Accenture Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Pierre Nanterme speaks to Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait at Bloomberg's Sooner Than You Think about how both the private and public sector can ...
Accenture (ACN) today announced that Turner is using the Accenture Video Solution platform to help manage and operate some of the company’s over-the-top content (OTT) products. This includes FilmStruck, the recently launched movie streaming service in the UK, and Cartoon Network TV Everywhere (TVE) in Asia Pacific. The Accenture Video Solution (AVS) is a cloud-based, open platform that integrates digital video management, distribution and monetization with ubiquitous video consumption.
Accenture (ACN) has again been named the Technology Advisory House of the Year by Energy Risk magazine for excellence across global commodity markets. The award also reflects Accenture’s track record of helping clients deliver some of the most complex trading transformations in the energy industry while leading the adoption of next-generation digital technologies. "Accenture is the key strategic partner in our global energy trading and risk management implementation,” said Annmarie Reynolds, Chief Commercial Officer, US, Eurasia & Utilities, for The AES Corporation.
Accenture (ACN) has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the ZBx AI Platform that supports the proprietary closed loop process that is central to a zero-based mindset, or ZBx. The newly issued patent – U.S. Patent No. 9,818,067 – is the latest in the worldwide intellectual property (IP) portfolio for Accenture, which includes more than 6,000 granted patents and pending patent applications. With a focus on granularity and speed applied to cost visibility, a zero-based mindset (ZBx) facilitates a cycle of self-reinforcing insight and action that constantly challenges spend.
KeyBanc Capital Markets is increasingly positive on blockchain following a recent investor events and projects the services market will grow to $11 billion by 2022. The consulting firm has partnered with several companies including Anheuser Busch Inbev (NYSE: BUD) and Kuehne + Nagel to transition the entire documentation process to entirely blockchain-driven solutions, the analyst said.
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE), the primary stock exchange of Israel, has partnered with technology firm Accenture PLC ( ACN) and an Israeli fintech firm called The Floor to develop a Blockchain Securities Lending (BSL) platform. It will be used to facilitate direct lending of all financial instruments on the exchange using the underlying blockchain technology.
Accenture and Intel are to help develop a Hyperledger-based securities lending platform for the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange.
While most companies recognize the value of a digitally enabled supply chain – empowered by new technologies like artificial intelligence, blockchain, big data and analytics – many chief supply chain officers (CSCOs) are not leveraging their C-suite counterparts to help reinvent the supply chain function and transform it into an engine of new growth models and customer experiences, according to new research from Accenture (ACN). The research report, Drive Your Own Disruption: Is your supply chain in sleep mode?, reveals that the 900 supply chain executives surveyed were more likely to say that they see their function in two years as a cost efficiency driver (60 percent) or a support function (68 percent) than as a competitive differentiator (48 percent) or a growth enabler (53 percent) within their organizations, which can leave significant value on the table.
Accenture (ACN) has been recognized as a Leader by IDC in cloud professional services globally for the fourth consecutive time, according to the recently published “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2018 Vendor Assessment” (IDC #US42545318, April 2018) report. Accenture received high marks from buyers for its growth strategy execution, pricing flexibility and global presence.
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Accenture has been recognized as a Leader and Star Performer in the Everest Group Procurement Outsourcing BPO Service Provider Landscape with Services PEAK Matrix TM Assessment 2018.
State Grid Shaanxi Electric Power Company (Shaanxi Electric), which constructs and operates electric power grids in China’s Shaanxi province, and Accenture (ACN) have developed and launched a new digital asset management system that collects and gives the electric company access to all asset life cycle information in a single tool, enabling it to glean predictive insights for improved real-time decision making. Targeted benefits include lower capital and operational costs, reduced risk to people and assets, and enhanced operational performance. As part of the project, Accenture designed, developed and implemented the digital life cycle asset management system, based on the internet of things (IoT) and mobile technologies.
Accenture (ACN) has been recognized as a 2018 IBM Beacon Award winner, marking its first time receiving the honor. During the 2018 IBM Beacon Awards Ceremony, held recently in Las Vegas, Accenture Interactive was recognized as the Watson Customer Engagement Global Systems Integrator Partner of the Year. The award recognizes Accenture Interactive’s ability to deliver relevant commerce experiences across all customer touchpoints on a flexible, scalable platform that puts control over experience and commerce in the hands of the business teams.
Project Jasper is 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. Jasper III, a continuation of previous work launched in March 2016 , is a proof of concept that was delivered by Accenture, leveraging R3's Corda DLT platform.
Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada, TMX Group and Accenture have demonstrated that the instantaneous clearing and settlement of securities on-ledger is feasible, showing for the first time that both central bank cash and assets can be tokenized to complete an instant, end-to-end equity settlement on distributed ledger technology (DLT). Project Jasper is 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.
Growing demand for cloud services has helped Workday (WDAY) maintain robust growth in business in the US and in international markets. In the last five years, the company’s international business has easily outpaced its domestic revenue growth, driven by huge demand for human capital management. This service includes workforce lifecycle management, organization management, compensation, performance management, and employee benefits. Integration of its analytics and data protection service with its human capital and financial management service offers added benefits to the customers.
Accenture CTO Paul Daugherty on the state of the U.S. in the competition to innovate in the area of artificial intelligence.