ACN:NYE-Accenture plc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Information Technology Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 284.77

Change

+0.83 (+0.29)%

Market Cap

USD 180.49B

Volume

1.87M

Average Target Price

USD 298.84 (+4.94%)
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Accenture plc, a professional services company, provides strategy and consulting, interactive, and technology and operations services worldwide. The company also provides outsourcing services. It serves communications, media, high tech, software, and platform companies; banking, capital market, and insurance industries; and consumer goods, retail, travel services, industrial, and life science industries, as well as clients in health, public service, chemicals and natural resources, energy, and utilities sectors. Accenture plc has alliance relationships with Adobe, Alibaba, Amazon Web Services, Blue Yonder, Cisco, Dell, Google, HPE, IBM RedHat, Microsoft, Oracle, Pegasystems, Salesforce, SAP, ServiceNow, VMWare, Workday, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, CNH Industrial, and Reactive Technologies. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

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ETFs Containing ACN

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
CIBR First Trust NASDAQ Cybers.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

+0.63 (+1.37%)

USD3.69B
QDVR:F iShares IV Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.15 (+1.46%)

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EKLD:PA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI USA.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.06 (-0.36%)

USD0.34B
EKUS:PA BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI U.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.20 (+1.29%)

USD0.36B
EMWE:PA BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI W.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.15 (+0.98%)

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EWRD:PA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI Wor.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.12 (-0.75%)

USD7.00M
USRI:PA Amundi Index Solutions - .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.93 (+1.19%)

USD3.03B
EMWE:F BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI W.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.16 (+1.03%)

N/A
IBCK:F iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.49 (+0.80%)

N/A
IS31:F iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.07 (-0.88%)

N/A
UIMP:F UBS(Lux)Fund Solutions &#.. 0.00 % 0.28 %

+2.46 (+1.67%)

USD1.70B
SPMV:LSE iShares Edge S&P 500 .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.68 (-0.90%)

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3SUR:XETRA iShares IV Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.23 %

-16.40 (-1.05%)

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EKLD:XETRA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI USA.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

N/A

USD0.34B
EMWE:XETRA BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI W.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.17 (+1.06%)

USD0.21B
EWRD:XETRA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI Wor.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.10 (-0.65%)

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+0.91 (+1.17%)

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

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-0.06 (-0.78%)

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-0.05 (-0.45%)

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-0.73 (-1.42%)

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-1.74 (-1.74%)

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+0.31 (+0.71%)

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SIJ ProShares UltraShort Indu.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

+0.26 (+1.75%)

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UXI ProShares Ultra Industria.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

-0.64 (-2.02%)

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XMS:CA iShares MSCI Min Vol USA .. 0.00 % 0.33 %

+0.16 (+0.51%)

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+0.78 (+1.30%)

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HAU:CA Horizons Active US Divide.. 0.00 % 0.55 %

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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 9.02% 50% F 47% F
Dividend Return 0.67% 57% F 29% F
Total Return 9.69% 50% F 46% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 40.33% 52% F 61% D-
Dividend Return 1.70% 50% F 27% F
Total Return 42.02% 52% F 59% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 142.21% 73% C 85% B
Dividend Return 11.77% 46% F 39% F
Total Return 153.98% 68% D+ 85% B
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 21.37% 63% D 85% B
Dividend Return 1.85% 59% F 43% F
Total Return 23.22% 73% C 85% B
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 15.54% 87% B+ 69% D+
Risk Adjusted Return 149.39% 93% A 98% A+
Market Capitalization 180.49B 100% A+ 99% A+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-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 33.60 31% F 23% F
Price/Book Ratio 9.90 23% F 10% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 21.97 30% F 20% F
EV/EBITDA 19.28 39% F 33% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 31.88% 90% A- 92% A-
Return on Invested Capital 31.27% 97% A+ 95% A
Return on Assets 11.57% 97% A+ 95% A
Debt to Equity Ratio 0.32% 96% A 94% A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 2.08 83% B 52% F
Short Percent 0.61% 97% A+ 85% B
Beta 1.10 53% F 48% 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

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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 risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

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.

Superior Dividend Growth

This stock has shown top quartile dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

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.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector