Earnings Forecast Research on Accenture plc (ACN)

Accenture PLC has received $1.3 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Feb 2017 ,According to the estimate provided by 12 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 12 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $1.27 while the top line estimate is $1.34 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at -3.05%.

Accenture PLC reported better than expected with a surprise EPS of 6.04% or $0.09 during its most recent quarterly earnings. The Actual EPS was $1.58 compared to the Estimated EPS of $1.49.

Accenture PLC has a Price to Earnings ratio of 20.32 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 8.88. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Accenture PLC has a price to cash ratio of 16.47. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 12.34% and Return on Equity of the stock is 46.99%.

In the last quarter, Accenture PLC reported Annual Earnings of $1.58. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $5.34. In the last Quarter, ACN reported a surprise Earnings per Share of 6.04% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $1.3 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $5.85. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $6.36 based on the consensus.

Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) stock ended Tuesday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.76 points or 0.66% at $113.87 with 2,338,994 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $113.97, the shares hit an intraday low of $112.61 and an intraday high of $114.0178 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $73,327 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 643,950,950 shares. The 52-week high of Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) is $125.72 and the 52-week low is $91.4.

Accenture Plc is a management consulting, technology services and outsourcing organization. The Companys business is structured around five operating groups, namely, Communications & High Tech, Financial Services, Products, Public Service and Resources. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the worlds most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Accenture Plc is headquartered in New York.


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