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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) which is in the industry Information Technology Services, gaining -0.32% today. In the last week its performance is -0.28%, and -2.55% for the past quarter. Currently, Accenture plc, ACN has a target price of 123.56, so today’s gain of -0.32% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.17%.

Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN), has a market cap of 73209.12, and is based in Ireland. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 79.90%.

At the current price of 113.03, it has a dividend yield of 1.94%, and its target price is 123.56. This is with a profit margin of 11.10%, and total debt/equity of 0. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has a P/E of 19.15, as well as a forward P/E of 19.46.

With a current EPS of 5.92, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.30%,Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 12.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.07%.

Performance for the year is 11.52%. Since its IPO date on 7/19/2001, the total performance to date is 9.56%.

Volume today for Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN), is 1414708, while its average volume is 2110.5. Whilst the total gain today was -0.32%, it did have a day high of -6.42%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.03%, and 1.30% for the month. The 52-week low for Accenture plc, ACN has been 30.45%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.42%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 53.50%, and its return on assets is 20.50%. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has an operating margin of 15.40%. With a sales growth of 8.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Accenture plc, ACN is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0, and has a current ratio of 1.4 and 1.4 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Accenture plc? Well its PEG is 1.9, and the P/S is 2.14, along with a P/B of 9.92. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 20.91.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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