TOday’s Movers: Accenture (NYSE:ACN) Stock Rating Maintained by Analysts at Robert W. Baird; $162.0 Target Price Indicates 4.99 % Potential

April 17, 2018 - By reb123z

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.07, from 1 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 46 investors sold Accenture plc shares while 393 reduced holdings. 108 funds opened positions while 300 raised stakes. 456.89 million shares or 1.00% less from 461.53 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

State Of Wisconsin Board reported 863,881 shares. Pinnacle Fincl stated it has 0.1% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Eqis Cap Mgmt reported 0.14% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Fernwood Lc reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Veritable Ltd Partnership invested in 22,589 shares. 25,748 were reported by Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct. San Francisco Sentry Inv Gru (Ca) has 265 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Whittier holds 0.12% or 22,065 shares. Cim Inv Mangement reported 0.28% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Provident Investment accumulated 3,334 shares. Private Ocean Ltd Liability stated it has 0.04% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Cobblestone Cap Advsr Ltd Co New York holds 0.02% or 1,505 shares in its portfolio. Hudock Ltd Limited Liability Company has 29 shares for 0% of their portfolio. First Fincl Corporation In reported 1,292 shares stake. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky reported 91,400 shares.

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) Rating Reaffirmed

Robert W. Baird now has a $162.0 target price on shares of Accenture (NYSE:ACN). The target price gives a potential upside of 4.99 % from the close price of Accenture (NYSE:ACN). This rating was shown in an analyst note on Thursday morning.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.07, from 1 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 46 investors sold Accenture plc shares while 393 reduced holdings. 108 funds opened positions while 300 raised stakes. 456.89 million shares or 1.00% less from 461.53 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

State Of Wisconsin Board reported 863,881 shares. Pinnacle Fincl stated it has 0.1% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Eqis Cap Mgmt reported 0.14% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Fernwood Lc reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Veritable Ltd Partnership invested in 22,589 shares. 25,748 were reported by Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct. San Francisco Sentry Inv Gru (Ca) has 265 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Whittier holds 0.12% or 22,065 shares. Cim Inv Mangement reported 0.28% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Provident Investment accumulated 3,334 shares. Private Ocean Ltd Liability stated it has 0.04% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Cobblestone Cap Advsr Ltd Co New York holds 0.02% or 1,505 shares in its portfolio. Hudock Ltd Limited Liability Company has 29 shares for 0% of their portfolio. First Fincl Corporation In reported 1,292 shares stake. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky reported 91,400 shares.

Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) Ratings Coverage

Among 16 analysts covering Accenture (NYSE:ACN), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Accenture has $181 highest and $15 lowest target. $166.31’s average target is 7.78% above currents $154.3 stock price. Accenture had 31 analyst reports since October 23, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, December 22 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Overweight”. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 2 by Jefferies. The firm has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Monday, March 19. The company was maintained on Friday, March 23 by Barclays Capital. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $165 target in Tuesday, March 20 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy”. On Monday, February 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Buy”. The stock of Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Friday, December 22 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $149.0 target in Sunday, October 29 report.

The stock increased 1.90% or $2.88 during the last trading session, reaching $154.3. About 2.03M shares traded. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has risen 24.68% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.13% the S&P500.

Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $99.23 billion. The Company’s Communications, Media & Technology segment provides professional services that help clients accelerate and deliver digital transformation, and enhance business results through industry-specific solutions; and serves clients in communications, electronics, high technology, media, and entertainment industries. It has a 27.12 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Financial Services segment offers services that help clients enhance cost efficiency, grow their customer base, manage risk, and transform their operations; and serves clients in banking, capital markets, and insurance industries.

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