ACN:NYE-Accenture plc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Information Technology Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 214.42

Change

-16.23 (-7.04)%

Market Cap

USD 146.95B

Volume

4.83M

Average Target Price

USD 230.96 (+7.71%)
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services worldwide. Its Communications, Media & Technology segment provides professional services for clients to accelerate and deliver digital transformation, develop industry-specific solutions, and enhance efficiencies and business results for communications, media, high tech, software, and platform companies. The company's Financial Services segment offers services for profitability pressures, industry consolidation, regulatory changes, and the need to continually adapt to new digital technologies for banking, capital market, and insurance industries. Its Health & Public Service segment provides consulting services and digital solutions to help clients deliver social, economic, and health outcomes for healthcare payers and providers, government departments and agencies, public service organizations, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations. The company's Products segment helps clients enhance their performance in distribution, sales, and marketing; in research and development, and manufacturing; and in business functions, such as finance, human resources, procurement, and supply chain. This segment serves clients in consumer goods, retail, and travel services industries; automotive, freight and logistics, industrial and electrical equipment, consumer durable and heavy equipment, and construction and infrastructure management companies; and pharmaceutical, medical technology, and biotechnology companies. Its Resources segment enables clients in chemicals, energy, forest products, metals and mining, and utilities industries to develop and implement strategies, improve operations, manage complex change initiatives, and integrate digital technologies. Accenture plc has alliance relationships with Amazon Web Services, Google, Microsoft, Oracle, Pegasystems, Salesforce, SAP, Workday, TradeIX, and Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

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ETFs Containing ACN

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral.. 0.00 % 2.11 %

+0.24 (+1.01%)

USD0.19B
OPEN:F iShares Thomson Reuters I.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.02 (-0.41%)

USD5.29M
FLXG:LSE Franklin LibertyQ Global .. 0.00 % 0.40 %

-0.24 (-1.05%)

USD0.02B
SUUS:LSE iShares MSCI USA SRI UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

-11.50 (-1.55%)

N/A
UC46:LSE UBS ETF - MSCI USA Social.. 0.00 % 0.28 %

-178.00 (-1.62%)

N/A
SUAS:LSE iShares MSCI USA SRI UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

-0.15 (-1.56%)

N/A
EKLD:PA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI USA.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.19 (-1.45%)

N/A
EKUS:PA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI USA.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.16 (-1.25%)

N/A
3SUR:F iShares MSCI USA SRI UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.33 %

-9.80 (-0.79%)

N/A
EMWE:F BNP Paribas Easy MSCI Wor.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.05 (-0.36%)

N/A
FLXU:F Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Eq.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.09 (-0.29%)

USD0.05B
IBCK:F iShares Edge S&P 500 .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.16 (-0.30%)

N/A
IS31:F iShares Edge S&P 500 .. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.02 (-0.33%)

N/A
QDVR:F iShares MSCI USA SRI UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

-0.05 (-0.62%)

N/A
MVUS:LSE iShares Edge S&P 500 Mini.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-66.00 (-1.36%)

N/A
UIMP:F UBS ETF - MSCI USA Social.. 0.00 % 0.28 %

-0.62 (-0.52%)

N/A
3SUR:XETRA iShares IV Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.33 %

-18.60 (-1.50%)

N/A
EKLD:XETRA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI USA.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.19 (-1.42%)

N/A
FLXG:XETRA Franklin LibertyQ Global .. 0.00 % 0.40 %

-0.21 (-0.83%)

USD0.02B
FLXU:XETRA Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Eq.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.35 (-1.17%)

USD0.05B
IBCK:XETRA iShares Edge S&P 500 Mini.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.65 (-1.22%)

N/A
IS31:XETRA iShares Edge S&P 500 Mini.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.10 (-1.48%)

N/A
L0CK:XETRA iShares Digital Security .. 0.00 % 0.40 %

-0.09 (-1.76%)

USD0.74B
OPEN:XETRA iShares Thomson Reuters I.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.05 (-1.20%)

USD5.29M
QDVR:XETRA iShares MSCI USA SRI UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

-0.10 (-1.18%)

N/A
UET1:XETRA UBS ETF - MSCI USA Social.. 0.00 % 0.33 %

-0.27 (-1.48%)

N/A
SPMD:LSE iShares Edge S&P 500 .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.09 (-1.54%)

N/A
BLOK:LSE First Trust Indxx Innovat.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-25.90 (-1.46%)

USD0.04B
FLLV Franklin Liberty U.S. Low.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

N/A

USD0.10B
UXI ProShares Ultra Industria.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

-0.18 (-0.26%)

USD0.02B
HAZ:CA Horizons Active Global Di.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

-0.01 (-0.04%)

USD0.20B
HUSV First Trust Horizon Manag.. 0.00 % 0.70 %

+0.01 (+0.02%)

USD0.21B
JHMI John Hancock Multifactor .. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.04 (+0.10%)

USD0.02B
PRN Invesco DWA Industrials M.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

-0.12 (-0.17%)

USD0.07B
PWB Invesco Dynamic Large Cap.. 0.00 % 0.55 %

+0.21 (+0.35%)

USD0.96B
RDVY First Trust Rising Divide.. 0.00 % 0.50 %

-0.04 (-0.11%)

USD1.18B
ROUS Hartford Multifactor US E.. 0.00 % 0.19 %

+0.09 (+0.28%)

USD0.26B
RUD:CA RBC Quant U.S. Dividend L.. 0.00 % 0.39 %

+0.11 (+0.30%)

USD0.39B
RYT Invesco S&P 500 Equal Wei.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.25 (+0.12%)

USD1.65B
SIJ ProShares UltraShort Indu.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

+0.02 (+0.25%)

USD3.02M
TXF:CA CI First Asset Tech Giant.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

+0.02 (+0.11%)

USD0.37B
WBIF WBI BullBear Value 3000 E.. 0.00 % 1.18 %

-0.19 (-0.75%)

USD0.04B
ACWF iShares MSCI Global Multi.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.04 (+0.15%)

USD0.12B
WBIG WBI BullBear Yield 3000 E.. 0.00 % 1.04 %

-0.16 (-0.72%)

USD0.06B
HBF:CA Harvest Brand Leaders Plu.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

N/A

USD0.14B
FLUS:CA Franklin LibertyQT U.S. E.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.07 (+0.27%)

USD0.23B
HTA:CA Harvest Tech Achievers Gr.. 0.00 % 0.85 %

-0.02 (-0.16%)

USD0.07B
SUSA iShares MSCI USA ESG Sele.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.32 (+0.23%)

USD1.46B
BLCK:CA First Trust Indxx Innovat.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

USD2.17M
VETS Pacer Military Times Best.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

N/A

USD1.41M
DRFG:CA Desjardins RI Global Mult.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

N/A

USD9.43M
TXF-B:CA CI First Asset Tech Giant.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

-0.16 (-0.78%)

N/A
HBF-U:CA Harvest Brand Leaders Plu.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

+0.04 (+0.42%)

N/A
RUD-U:CA RBC Quant U.S. Dividend L.. 0.00 % 0.39 %

N/A

N/A
UIMP:XETRA UBS ETF - MSCI USA Social.. 0.00 % 0.28 %

-1.56 (-1.30%)

N/A

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Information Technology Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 1.83% 66% D 77% C+
Dividend Return 1.14% 53% F 36% F
Total Return 2.97% 66% D 77% C+
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 12.34% 76% C 83% B
Dividend Return 1.68% 59% F 39% F
Total Return 14.01% 76% C 83% B
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 121.19% 82% B- 90% A-
Dividend Return 13.82% 64% D 48% F
Total Return 135.01% 77% C+ 90% A-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 16.99% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return 1.92% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 18.92% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 11.83% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Adjusted Return 159.84% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Market Capitalization 146.95B 100% A+ 99% A+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Information Technology Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 31.00 40% F 21% F
Price/Book Ratio 9.42 17% F 8% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 22.17 17% F 12% F
EV/EBITDA 18.25 24% F 29% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 32.82% 90% A- 94% A
Return on Invested Capital 39.48% 100% A+ 97% A+
Return on Assets 12.93% 97% A+ 98% A+
Debt to Equity Ratio 0.11% 96% A 94% A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 3.49 41% F 32% F
Short Percent 0.82% 85% B 86% B
Beta 1.02 53% F 54% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.