Accenture plc Class A Ordinary (NYSE:ACN).
On September 26 the company was upgraded from “” to “Buy” in a statement from Societe Generale. On September 9 analysts at Wedbush starting coverage on ACN giving it an initial rating of “Outperform” and a price target of $125.00.
On July 12, 2016 Pacific Crest began coverage of the stock setting a rating of “Overweight”. July 7 investment analysts at Barclays held the stock rating at “Neutral” but raised the price target to $120.00 from $110.00.
On June 24 the stock rating was downgraded to “Neutral” from “Outperform” by Credit Suisse.
The company is now down by -0.33 percent from yesterday’s close. It is trading at $115.75 a tad above $113.25, the stock’s 50 day moving average and a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $114.39. The 50 day moving average was up $2.88 or +2.54% whereas the 200 day average was up by +1.52%.
The company’s P/E ratio is 19.63 and market capitalization is 72.30B. In the last earnings report the EPS was $5.92 and is expected to be $5.33 for the current year with 622,542,000 shares outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS will be $1.47 with next year’s EPS projected to be $5.83.