|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's range||160.32 - 163.05|
|52-week range||114.82 - 163.76|
|PE ratio (TTM)||28.88|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.66 (1.66%)|
|1y target est||N/A|
Accenture Technology Vision 2018 sees a work-life balance of A.I., mixed reality, big data, "frictionless business" and intelligent distributed systems. "Tech used to be peripheral to what we do," Paul Daugherty, chief technology and innovation officer of Accenture, said in a phone interview. In Accenture's survey of executives, 81% believe that within two years A.I. will work side-by-side with humans as a co-worker, collaborator and adviser.
Morgan Stanley, bullish on IT services, upgraded Accenture and raised its price targets on DXC Technology and Cognizant.
Microsoft (MSFT), a leading player in the enterprise software space, has now crossed the $650 billion market cap (capitalization) threshold. In the past 15 quarters, including fiscal 1Q18, Microsoft’s quarterly revenues failed to meet analysts’ expectations only once. Looking at Microsoft’s rapid stride in the cloud and the AI (artificial intelligence) space, it’s likely that Microsoft could continue its trend of meeting or exceeding analysts’ expectations in fiscal 2Q18.
Accenture (ACN) on this Monday announced the opening of its new innovation center in Boston, MA, which will add approximately 400 tech jobs by 2020.
The cryptocurrency market rout may be the beginning of a needed washout that digital currency enthusiasts have been waiting for.
In an Accenture survey of 21,000 people, 66 percent of respondents who had a device like Amazon Echo or Google Home said they used phones less.
Accenture remains a leader in the consulting and outsourcing domains, reporting solid growth in revenues despite intense and growing competition in both industries. The company expects its revenues to grow by 6-8% in 2018.
Accenture (ACN) is on a growth trajectory, gathering momentum from its positive earnings surprise history and robust fundamentals.
“We started the company to help our clients master their data, derive insights from that data and then, act on those insights,” says RedPoint founder and CEO Dale Renner of his data management and customer engagement technology firm that transforms how brands connect with their customers.
Outsourcing companies are vacuuming up the world’s workers as traditional employers are handing over more of their tasks to nonemployees.
Accenture (ACN) is gaining from the impressive performance of its outsourcing business backed by acquisitions and partnerships.