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ACN

Accenture plc Class A (Ireland) New York Stock Exchange
$258
Open: $261.33 High: $261.81 Low: $253.57 Close: $254.808
Range: 2021-01-21 - 2021-01-22
Volume: 3,147,134
Market: Closed
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ACN
Accenture plc Class A (Ireland) 1 Grand Canal Square Dublin , 2 http://www.accenture.com
Accenture PLC is a professional service company. It provides consulting, technology and outsourcing services to Communications, Media and Technology, Financial services, Health and Public service, Products and Resources segments.
  • CEO: Pierre Nanterme
  • Employees: 459,000
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Application Software
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  • Accenture to extend home working in Italy beyond COVID emergency

    Consulting and outsourcing services provider Accenture Plc said on Monday it would extend home working for its employees in Italy beyond the coronavirus emergency. The pandemic has caused a rapid shift in working habits worldwide, with many major companies repeatedly extending the home working policies put in place last year as infections show no sign of abating and both workers and employers experience benefits. Accenture's 17,000 Italy-based workers will be able to work remotely three days a week, up from two pre-pandemic, it said in a statement, rising to five in case of special health needs.

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  • Accenture (ACN) to Benefit From Wolox Acquisition: Here's How

    The latest deal is expected to help Accenture (ACN) strengthen its cloud and digital transformation capabilities in Argentina and South America.

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  • Accenture Buys Wolox To Boost Cloud Business In South America

    Global consultancy firm Accenture has acquired Argentina-based cloud services firm Wolox for an undisclosed sum. Accenture (ACN) said that the deal will strengthen its cloud services business in Argentina and South America. Sergio Kaufman, president of Accenture Argentina and Hispanic South America said, “We will integrate Wolox across Accenture’s services, including Strategy & Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations, enabling us to deliver 360 degree value for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.” (See ACN stock analysis on TipRanks) Last month, Accenture reported 1Q results and raised its fiscal year revenue forecast. The company's 1Q earnings of $2.17 per share grew 8% year-over-year and topped the Street’s estimates of $2.02 per share. Revenue increased 4% year-over-year to $11.76 billion and beat the Street consensus of $11.28 billion. New bookings grew 25% to $12.9 billion in the first quarter. On Jan. 6, Merrill Lynch analyst Jason Kupferberg upgraded Accenture stock to Hold from Sell and maintained a price target of $261 (2.9% upside potential). In a note to investors, the analyst said that the momentum in the company's bookings should remain strong in the near term. However, the stock's valuation is keeping him on the sidelines. From the rest of the Street, the stock scores a cautiously optimistic outlook with the analyst consensus of a Moderate Buy based on 8 Buys and 6 Holds. The average analyst price target of $278.64 implies upside potential of about 9.9% to current levels. Shares have gained 24.5% in one year. From TipRanks’ Smart Score system, ACN gets a “Perfect 10”, indicating that the stock has a strong chance of beating market expectations. Related News:Accenture Gains 7% On Blowout 1Q Results; RBC Lifts PTGM Partners With Goldman, Mastercard For Credit Card LaunchCitrix In Talks To Snap Up Wrike For Over $2B – Report More recent articles from Smarter Analyst: E.W. Scripps Pops 13% After-Market On Billionaire Buffett’s 24.9% Stake GM Partners With Goldman, Mastercard For Credit Card Launch FedEx To Levy Surcharge On Residential Deliveries; Street Sees 32% Upside Citrix In Talks To Snap Up Wrike For Over $2B – Report

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  • Accenture (ACN) Down 4.1% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

    Accenture (ACN) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

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  • Accenture Acquires Wolox, Boosting Cloud First and Digital Transformation Capabilities in Argentina and South America

    Accenture acquired Wolox, a leading Argentinean cloud native and agile development company.

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    Accenture (ACN) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank 2 (Buy).

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    Accenture has been awarded a $50 million contract by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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    The latest deal is expected to help Accenture's (ACN) Security strengthen its managed security services capabilities in Latin America.

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  • Many Companies Are Delaying or Putting Capital Projects on Hold Due to the Pandemic, Accenture Report Finds

    Many companies are delaying or putting capital projects on hold due to the pandemic, says Accenture.

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  • LG Envisions a Future Made Better, Safer and Easier with its Advanced Solutions at CES 2021

    Presenting a New Lifestyle for a New Era at the First-ever Virtual CESTORONTO, Jan. 11, 2021 /CNW/ - Under the theme Life is ON – Make Yourself at Home, LG Electronics (LG) is sharing its vision for a more connected and more convenient lifestyle at the first all-digital CES® 2021\\.

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    Accenture was positioned as a leader in Microsoft Azure systems integrators by Everest Group.

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    Accenture acquired Real Protect, a provider of managed security and cyber defense services.

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  • Why Accenture Stock Rose 24% in 2020

    Accenture (NYSE: ACN) shareholders beat a booming market last year. Accenture's profitability held steady at 11% of sales, too. Accenture added to investors' positive sentiment late in the year by revealing surprisingly strong sales and profits to start its new fiscal year.

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