ACN:NYE-Accenture plc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Information Technology Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 283.80

Change

-8.82 (-3.01)%

Market Cap

USD 179.90B

Volume

2.17M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 343.85 (+7.45%)

Avg User Target

USD
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

Verdict


ACN Stock Forecast & Price:
Based on the Accenture plc stock forecasts from 13 analysts, the average analyst target price for Accenture plc is USD 343.85 over the next 12 months. Accenture plc’s average analyst rating is Buy . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Accenture plc is Slightly Bullish , which is based on 11 positive signals and 6 negative signals. At the last closing, Accenture plc’s stock price was USD 283.80. Accenture plc’s stock price has changed by +0.38% over the past week, -6.69% over the past month and -3.44% over the last year.

About Accenture plc (ACN:NYE)

Accenture plc, a professional services company, provides strategy and consulting, interactive, and technology and operations services worldwide. The company offers application services, including agile transformation, DevOps, application modernization, enterprise architecture, so ...Read More

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ETFs Containing ACN

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-0.77 (-1.69%)

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EKUS:PA BNP Paribas Easy MSCI USA.. 0.00 % 0.18 %

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-0.18 (-0.26%)

USD1.51B
QDVR:F iShares Sustainable MSCI .. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.05 (+0.48%)

USD7.90B
IS31:F iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.02 (+0.23%)

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

+0.17 (+0.24%)

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EMWE:F BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI W.. 0.00 % 0.13 %

-0.08 (-0.47%)

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USRI:PA Amundi Index MSCI USA SRI.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

-0.14 (-0.17%)

USD3.18B
EWRD:PA BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI W.. 0.00 % 0.13 %

-0.10 (-0.69%)

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XUTC:LSE Xtrackers MSCI USA Inform.. 0.00 % 0.12 %

-1.45 (-2.46%)

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TGGR:CA TD Active Global Equity G.. 0.00 % 0.71 %

N/A

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XMVU:LSE Xtrackers MSCI USA Minimu.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.39 (-0.86%)

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WTEC:LSE SSgA SPDR ETFs Europe II .. 0.00 % 0.30 %

-2.20 (-2.33%)

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SXLK:LSE SPDR S&P U.S. Technology .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

-1.61 (-2.33%)

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LEGR:LSE First Trust Indxx Innovat.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

-0.27 (-1.00%)

USD0.13B
GENE:LSE UBS (Irl) ETF Public Limi.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

+5.70 (+0.46%)

USD0.28B
GEND:LSE Lyxor Global Gender Equal.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.04 (+0.39%)

USD0.06B
SPMV:LSE iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.85 (-1.14%)

USD1.51B
IS31:XETRA iShares Edge S&P 500 Mini.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.04 (-0.46%)

USD0.10B
ZAUT:CA BMO MSCI Tech & Industria.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

N/A

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SHLD:LSE iShares IV Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

-0.13 (-1.88%)

USD0.14B
XMU-U:CA iShares MSCI Min Vol USA .. 0.00 % 0.33 %

N/A

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KOCG SHP ETF Trust - FIS Knigh.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

-0.23 (-1.10%)

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EMND:F Ishares Iv Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

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EDMW:F Ishares Iv Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

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FDWM Fidelity Covington Trust .. 0.00 % 0.59 %

-0.36 (-2.15%)

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SXQG 6 Meridian Quality Growth.. 0.00 % 1.00 %

-0.53 (-2.64%)

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LVOL American Century Low Vola.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

-0.58 (-1.42%)

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HBF-B:CA Harvest Brand Leaders Plu.. 0.00 % 0.96 %

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XSTC:LSE Xtrackers MSCI USA Inform.. 0.00 % 0.12 %

-73.75 (-1.54%)

N/A
VEGN US Vegan Climate ETF 0.00 % 0.60 %

-0.79 (-2.37%)

N/A
GENG:LSE Genuit Group PLC 0.00 % 0.30 %

-3.30 (-0.20%)

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

N/A

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ELLE:LSE Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.07 (-0.56%)

N/A
MVEW:XETRA iShares Edge MSCI World M.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.01 (+0.14%)

USD0.56B
MVEA:XETRA iShares Edge MSCI USA Min.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.01 (-0.08%)

USD1.68B
FRUE:LSE Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Eq.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.40 (-0.93%)

N/A
TDVG T. Rowe Price Dividend Gr.. 0.00 % 0.50 %

-0.41 (-1.35%)

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

-0.08 (-1.17%)

USD0.07B
OPEN:LSE iShares Thomson Reuters I.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.04 (-0.56%)

USD0.07B
FLLV Franklin Liberty U.S. Low.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

-0.73 (-1.63%)

USD0.13B
TECL Direxion Daily Technology.. 0.00 % 0.94 %

-2.86 (-8.95%)

USD1.88B
HBF:CA Brand Leaders Plus Income.. 0.00 % 0.96 %

-0.13 (-1.32%)

USD0.35B
HAU:CA Horizons Active US Divide.. 0.00 % 0.55 %

N/A

USD8.04M
XMU:CA iShares Edge MSCI Minimum.. 0.00 % 0.33 %

-1.01 (-1.63%)

USD0.28B
XMS:CA iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol.. 0.00 % 0.33 %

-0.25 (-0.83%)

USD0.04B
XLK Technology Select Sector .. 0.00 % 0.10 %

-3.97 (-3.00%)

USD39.92B
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreci.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

-2.51 (-1.72%)

USD76.07B
VGT Vanguard Information Tech.. 0.00 % 0.10 %

-10.56 (-3.09%)

USD50.45B
SIJ ProShares UltraShort Indu.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

+0.63 (+3.32%)

USD2.82M
PSET Principal Quality ETF 0.00 % 0.15 %

-1.04 (-2.11%)

USD0.05B
RUD:CA RBC Quant US Dividend Lea.. 0.00 % 0.42 %

-0.77 (-1.75%)

USD0.37B
ROUS Hartford Multifactor US E.. 0.00 % 0.19 %

-0.71 (-1.84%)

USD0.32B
QDYN FlexShares Quality Divide.. 0.00 % 0.37 %

-0.65 (-1.19%)

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

-1.49 (-1.80%)

USD0.13B
HUSV First Trust Horizon Manag.. 0.00 % 0.70 %

-0.32 (-0.99%)

USD0.10B
HAZ:CA Horizons Active Global Di.. 0.00 % 0.78 %

-0.28 (-1.07%)

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FTEC Fidelity® MSCI Informati.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

-3.07 (-3.04%)

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CCOR Core Alternative ETF 0.00 % 1.07 %

-0.30 (-0.96%)

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-0.78 (-2.88%)

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MVUS:LSE iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-15.00 (-0.25%)

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-0.52 (-1.52%)

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LOCK:LSE iShares Digital Security .. 0.00 % 0.40 %

-0.12 (-1.87%)

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-0.03 (-0.30%)

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+5.00 (+0.64%)

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-0.02 (-0.31%)

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-0.39 (-2.31%)

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-19.25 (-1.42%)

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BLOK:LSE First Trust Indxx Innovat.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

-0.25 (-0.01%)

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HBF-U:CA Harvest Brand Leaders Plu.. 0.00 % 0.96 %

-0.15 (-1.39%)

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LEGR First Trust Indxx Innovat.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

-0.49 (-1.40%)

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DRFG:CA Desjardins RI Global Mult.. 0.00 % 0.68 %

+0.34 (+1.60%)

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SDGA Impact Shares Sustainable.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

-0.30 (-1.34%)

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DVOL First Trust Dorsey Wright.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

-0.29 (-1.14%)

USD0.11B
WOMN Impact Shares YWCA Women'.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

-0.50 (-1.73%)

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NACP Impact Shares NAACP Minor.. 0.00 % 0.49 %

-0.58 (-2.03%)

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AIQ Global X Artificial Intel.. 0.00 % 0.68 %

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VETS Pacer Military Times Best.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

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NDVG Nuveen Dividend Growth ET.. 0.00 % 0.64 %

-0.43 (-1.79%)

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 -31.54% 36% F 18% F
Dividend Return 0.47% 14% F 16% F
Total Return -31.07% 36% F 17% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -4.26% 81% B- 73% C
Dividend Return 1.28% 54% F 25% F
Total Return -2.98% 81% B- 71% C-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 130.75% 87% B+ 93% A
Dividend Return 12.37% 62% D- 48% F
Total Return 143.12% 87% B+ 93% A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 23.91% 68% D+ 86% B
Dividend Return 1.67% 53% F 40% F
Total Return 25.58% 68% D+ 86% B
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 18.33% 90% A- 60% D-
Risk Adjusted Return 139.51% 97% A+ 99% A+
Market Capitalization 179.90B 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 28.60 39% F 21% F
Price/Book Ratio 8.81 16% F 7% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 20.04 26% F 17% F
EV/EBITDA 16.35 36% F 26% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 32.42% 97% A+ 88% B+
Return on Invested Capital 31.92% 97% A+ 94% A
Return on Assets 12.71% 97% A+ 94% A
Debt to Equity Ratio 0.27% 88% B+ 93% A
Technical Ratios  
Dividend Yield 1.37% 33% F 20% F
Short Ratio 1.61 81% B- 59% F
Short Percent 0.61% 81% B- 83% B
Beta 1.24 44% F 33% 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 Ratings

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User / Independent Analyst Ratings

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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 than 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 Earnings Growth

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

Low Revenue Growth

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