ACN Accenture plc
- Price as of: Jan 27, 12:36 PM EST
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- Jan 27, 12:36 PM
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- $86.00 - $88.32
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- $73.98 - $91.94
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ACN Dividend Growth History
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ACN Company Profile
Accenture plc (ACN) is a management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. The company has five operating groups: Communications, Media & Technology, Financial Services, Health & Public Service, Products and Resources. ACN has operations in over 50 countries. Accenture was founded in 1989, and is based in Dublin, Ireland. Accenture is largely affected by its clients’ businesses and macroeconomic conditions. As a consulting company, it is reliant on its key employees and the loss or gain of certain employees can greatly impact the business. Accenture has been paying dividends since 2005, and has increased them consistently since 2013. Accenture pays its dividends semi-annually.
Accenture plc News
Dec 18, 2014Before the opening bell on Thursday, a few big name, dividend paying companies announced their quarterly earnings. Below, we look at these earnings...
Oct 14, 2014Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
Oct 9, 2014Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
Thursday's Analyst Moves: Accenture Plc, Alcoa Inc, Barrick Gold Corporation, More (ACN, AA, ABX, More)Sep 25, 2014Before Thursday’s opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
Sep 24, 2014Shares of Accenture Plc (ACN) were down on Wednesday morning after the company missed earnings expectations for the fourth quarter and provided...
Jun 26, 2014Before the opening bell on Thursday morning, Accenture plc (ACN) reported its third quarter earnings, posting higher revenues and earnings than...
Apr 3, 2014Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
Mar 27, 2014Outsourcing company Accenture Plc (ACN) reported lower second quarter earnings on Thursday, which came in below analysts' estimates. ACN's...
Accenture to Acquire Procurian for $375 Million (ACN)Oct 3, 2013Management consulting firm Accenture Plc (ACN) announced early on Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Procurian, a leading provider of procurement business process solutions, for $375 million in cash. However, that purchase price is subject to certain adjustments at closing, including for working capital, cash, debt, and other items. The acquisition of Procurian should further enhance Accenture's position in procurement business process outsourcing across a range of industries including consumer goods, high-tech and financial services and will add key analytics capabilities and technology assets. The deal is expected to close by the end of 2013. Procurian's 780 employees are expected to join Accenture in connection with the acquisition. Accenture shares were up a fraction during early morning trading on Thursday. The stock is up 10.59% year-to-date.Expand to read the full story
Societe Generale Upgrades Accenture to "Hold" (ACN)Sep 30, 2013Accenture Plc (ACN) was upgraded by analysts at Societe Generale on Monday. The analysts also boosted the earnings estimates on the management consulting company due to improving trends in Europe. The analysts upgraded ACN from "Sell" to "Hold" and see shares reaching $75. This price target suggests a slight upside to the stock's Friday closing price of $74.09. Accenture shares were inactive during pre-market trading on Monday. The stock is up 11.41% year-to-date.Expand to read the full story
The Bottom LineShares of Accenture (ACN) offer a dividend yield of 2.51% based on Friday's closing price of $74.09 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $1.86 per share. Accenture Plc (ACN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.