|Bid||199.90 x 800|
|Ask||199.95 x 800|
|Day's Range||198.88 - 200.00|
|52 Week Range||132.63 - 202.80|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.02|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.08|
|Earnings Date||Dec 19, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.72 (1.87%)|
|1y Target Est||204.27|
Accenture will assist Navantia in the development of advanced technologies to improve shipbuilding.
Accenture Security has been named as a Leader in the latest Forrester Research report on European cybersecurity consulting providers. To assess the state of the information security consulting market in Europe, Forrester evaluated strengths and weaknesses of top firms to provide an analysis of key differentiators against a comprehensive set of 21 criteria. The evaluation criteria for the Forrester Wave report are grouped into three high-level categories: ‘Current Offering’, ‘Strategy’ and ‘Market Presence’.
An overwhelming majority of financial firms’ risk managers don’t believe they can adequately assess the risks of disruptive technologies but are open to new strategies and tools to better manage emerging threats, according to a new report by Accenture (ACN). Among the key findings: Only 11% of risk managers describe themselves as fully capable of assessing the risks associated with adopting artificial intelligence (AI) across their organizations, and even fewer said they are fully capable of assessing the risks associated with robotic process automation (RPA) or blockchain (9% and 5%, respectively). For instance, nearly three-fourths (72%) of respondents said that complex, interconnected new risks are emerging more rapidly than ever before.
Accenture will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EST on Thursday, Dec. 19, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal year 2020 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
TORONTO , Dec. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - New research from Accenture (ACN) shows that Canadian companies with a carefully calibrated strategy toward technology adoption and a clear vision for what their companies' future systems should look like, are growing revenue at 2.5 times the rate of companies that are struggling to scale innovation. How to scale innovation and achieve full value with Future Systems, tracked performance indicators between 2015 and 2023 (projected). It compares companies that are "Leaders," those building enterprise systems capable of scaling innovations repeatedly, with "Laggards," those adopting technologies, but in a piecemeal fashion.
NEW YORK , Dec. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Accenture (ACN) has named 787 people to managing director and senior managing director, including a record number of women. "Every day, these inspiring leaders create an environment where their teams can innovate, push boundaries and be true partners to our clients," said Julie Sweet , Accenture's Chief Executive Officer. The promotions, which reflect the diversity and breadth of Accenture's business, also demonstrate the company's longstanding commitment to equality.
Accenture (ACN) has acquired Apis Group, a privately held Australian consultancy with deep industry expertise providing strategic advisory, digital design and delivery services to government organisations. This acquisition will bring additional capacity and further strengthen Accenture’s services to government and health clients in Australia. Headquartered in Canberra, Apis Group was founded in 1999 and employs more than 120 professionals.
Although the masses and most of the financial media blame hedge funds for their exorbitant fee structure and disappointing performance, these investors have proved to have great stock picking abilities over the years (that's why their assets under management continue to swell). We believe hedge fund sentiment should serve as a crucial tool of an […]
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TORONTO , Nov. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - As much as 15% of North American banks' payments revenue — $88 billion — is likely to be displaced by the growth of digital payments and competition from non-banks, as payments become more instant, invisible and free, according to a new report from Accenture (ACN). Of the $88 billion , approximately $82 billion is attributable to U.S. banks and $6 billion to Canadian banks. The research is complemented by a survey of payments executives at the 50 largest U.S. and Canadian banks by revenue to determine how they plan to mitigate and capitalize on the disruption in payments to grow customer loyalty, revenues and profitability.
Accenture (ACN) and Snam, one of the world's leading energy infrastructure companies, have signed a memorandum of understanding to study and assess solutions based on Internet of Things (IOT) technologies to boost innovation and sustainability of energy networks as part of the global strategic push towards an energy transition. On hand to finalize the agreement was Accenture CEO Julie Sweet, Snam CEO Marco Alverà and Accenture Italia Chairman and CEO Fabio Benasso. The collaboration is part of a broad initiative by Snam — dubbed "SnamTec, Tomorrow’s Energy Company" — that calls for investments of over €1.4 billion in innovation and energy transition by 2023 involving everything from the application of new technologies to increase the networks’ sustainability to a commitment to green sectors such as sustainable mobility, renewable gas, hydrogen and energy efficiency.
Accenture (ACN) today launched myNav, a cloud platform that helps organizations design and simulate different cloud solutions to identify the ones that best fit their specific business requirements. Identifying the right cloud solution can be complicated, as there are multiple cloud providers and cloud models, including public, private, multi and hybrid.
It's the first office tenant at a mixed-use development that also includes Bearded Iris Brewing and Barista Parlor.
Accenture (ACN) has named Phoenix Oversight Group, a small woman-owned mortgage technology firm, its 2019 Small Business of the Year. Phoenix Oversight Group is a strategic partner of Accenture Federal Services (AFS) on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Loan Electronic Reporting Interface Redesign (VALERI-R) project, which is designed to modernize the VA’s home loan oversight system.
Accenture ACN is one of the largest IT services company in the world, providing both consulting and outsourcing capabilities. In both the company's consulting and outsourcing divisions, Accenture has stressed the increasing portion of its business as “the New.” This includes the firm's digital marketing agency, Accenture Interactive, as well as its Applied Intelligence, supply chain, cloud, and security services.