ACN:NYE-Accenture plc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Information Technology Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 334.66

Change

+3.51 (+1.06)%

Market Cap

USD 221.45B

Volume

2.44M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 343.05 (+2.51%)

Avg User Target

USD
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 utility 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. It has an agreement with Duke Energy Corporation for the development of a technology platform designed to measure actual baseline methane emissions from natural gas distribution systems. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

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ETFs Containing ACN

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+0.70 (+1.40%)

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

+0.04 (+0.26%)

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IS31:XETRA iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.02 (+0.24%)

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

+0.01 (+0.02%)

USD1.14B
QDVR:F iShares IV Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.03 (+0.32%)

USD7.40B
IS31:F iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

N/A

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IBCK:F iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

-0.23 (-0.35%)

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

+0.05 (+0.30%)

N/A
XMVU:LSE Xtrackers (IE) Plc - Xtra.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.17 (+0.35%)

USD5.56M
ZAUT:CA BMO MSCI Tech & Industria.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

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XMAS:LSE Xtrackers - MSCI EM Asia .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+6.77 (+0.14%)

USD0.37B
XMAD:LSE Xtrackers - MSCI EM Asia .. 0.00 % 0.65 %

N/A

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

+0.39 (+1.28%)

USD0.12B
HWWD:LSE HSBC ETFs Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.23 (+0.88%)

USD1.44B
SPMV:LSE iShares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.34 (+0.44%)

USD1.15B
SPMD:LSE iShares Edge S&P 500 Mini.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

N/A

USD0.06B
TGGR:CA TD Active Global Equity G.. 0.00 % 0.71 %

+0.05 (+0.23%)

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FLSP Franklin Liberty Systemat.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

+0.20 (+0.98%)

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

+5.00 (+0.09%)

USD1.15B
CIBR:LSE First Trust Global Funds .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.29 (+0.89%)

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EMND:F Ishares Iv Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

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

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FDWM Fidelity Covington Trust .. 0.00 % 0.59 %

+0.14 (+0.69%)

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SXQG 6 Meridian Quality Growth.. 0.00 % 1.00 %

+0.09 (+0.33%)

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LVOL American Century Low Vola.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

+0.22 (+0.49%)

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FCBR:LSE First Trust Nasdaq Cybers.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+11.87 (+0.50%)

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

N/A

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JEPI J.P. Morgan Exchange-Trad.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.26 (+0.43%)

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

N/A

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FLXU:LSE Franklin LibertyShares IC.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.04 (+0.12%)

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MVEW:XETRA Ishares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

-0.01 (-0.13%)

USD0.13B
MVEA:XETRA Ishares VI Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

N/A

USD1.74B
FRUE:LSE Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Eq.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.19 (+0.43%)

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VTRN VictoryShares Top Veteran.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

N/A

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TDVG T. Rowe Price Exchange-Tr.. 0.00 % 0.50 %

+0.22 (+0.69%)

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OPEN:LSE iShares Thomson Reuters I.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.04 (+0.59%)

USD0.04B
IUIT:LSE iShares V Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.13 (+0.65%)

USD3.00B
EQWL Invesco Exchange-Traded F.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.58 (+0.72%)

USD0.10B
PRN Invesco DWA Industrials M.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

+1.45 (+1.47%)

USD0.37B
UXI ProShares Ultra Industria.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

+0.61 (+2.00%)

USD0.04B
TECL Direxion Shares ETF Trust.. 0.00 % 1.01 %

+2.57 (+4.25%)

USD2.53B
SIJ ProShares UltraShort Indu.. 0.00 % 0.95 %

-0.28 (-1.84%)

USD1.68M
RUD:CA RBC Quant U.S. Dividend L.. 0.00 % 0.42 %

+0.10 (+0.21%)

USD0.41B
RDVY First Trust Rising Divide.. 0.00 % 0.50 %

+0.69 (+1.46%)

USD4.74B
QDYN FlexShares Quality Divide.. 0.00 % 0.37 %

+0.66 (+1.10%)

USD0.02B
JHMI John Hancock Exchange-Tra.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.46 (+0.91%)

USD0.03B
XLK Technology Select Sector .. 0.00 % 0.12 %

+2.09 (+1.37%)

USD42.30B
HUSV First Trust Horizon Manag.. 0.00 % 0.70 %

+0.13 (+0.39%)

USD0.12B
HAZ:CA Horizons Active Global Di.. 0.00 % 0.78 %

+0.14 (+0.51%)

USD0.21B
FTEC Fidelity MSCI Information.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

+1.78 (+1.47%)

USD5.95B
FLQG Franklin LibertyQ Global .. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.20 (+0.51%)

USD0.02B
FLLV Franklin Templeton ETF Tr.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

+0.32 (+0.68%)

USD0.14B
FDLO Fidelity Low Volatility F.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

+0.36 (+0.75%)

USD0.47B
WBIL WBI BullBear Quality 3000.. 0.00 % 1.23 %

+0.21 (+0.70%)

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

N/A

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IITU:LSE iShares V Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+6.50 (+0.46%)

USD3.00B
DVOL First Trust Exchange-Trad.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

+0.12 (+0.42%)

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HWWA:LSE HSBC ETFs Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.04 (+0.18%)

USD1.44B
BLOK:LSE First Tr Gl Funds PLC - F.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+27.00 (+1.19%)

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RUD-U:CA RBC Quant U.S. Dividend L.. 0.00 % 0.42 %

-0.97 (-2.58%)

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

+0.02 (+0.16%)

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

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SDGA Impact Shares Sustainable.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

+0.23 (+0.85%)

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

-0.15 (-0.23%)

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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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LEGR First Trust Exchange-Trad.. 0.00 % 0.65 %

+0.63 (+1.49%)

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BLCN Siren ETF Trust - Siren N.. 0.00 % 0.68 %

+0.44 (+0.96%)

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CCOR Core Alternative ETF 0.00 % 1.09 %

+0.02 (+0.07%)

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

+0.06 (+0.54%)

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

N/A

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

+0.21 (+0.88%)

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 28.12% 70% C- 81% B-
Dividend Return 1.01% 57% F 29% F
Total Return 29.13% 70% C- 80% B-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 45.09% 60% D- 68% D+
Dividend Return 1.53% 50% F 25% F
Total Return 46.62% 57% F 66% D
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 195.92% 77% C+ 92% A-
Dividend Return 13.02% 62% D- 47% F
Total Return 208.94% 77% C+ 92% A-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 23.26% 70% C- 84% B
Dividend Return 1.81% 59% F 42% F
Total Return 25.07% 70% C- 84% B
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 16.05% 87% B+ 68% D+
Risk Adjusted Return 156.24% 97% A+ 98% A+
Market Capitalization 221.45B 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 42.09 24% F 17% F
Price/Book Ratio 11.00 20% F 9% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 26.96 33% F 15% F
EV/EBITDA 21.52 25% F 24% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 3,268.61% 100% A+ 97% A+
Return on Invested Capital 30.39% 97% A+ 95% A
Return on Assets 11.67% 97% A+ 94% A
Debt to Equity Ratio 0.31% 92% A- 94% A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 2.83 70% C- 46% F
Short Percent 0.66% 93% A 83% B
Beta 1.11 48% F 47% 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%

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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.

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