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DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale Increases Position in Accenture PLC

08 December 2017

The stock increased 1.15% or $1.94 during the last trading session, reaching $170.9. About 219,109 shares traded. It has underperformed by 8.27% the S&P500. Americafirst Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Accenture during the 3rd quarter valued at $187,000. Praesidium Investment Management Company Llc sold 2,594 shares as Accenture Plc Ireland (ACN)'s stock declined 0.21%. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 2,087,814 shares of the information technology services provider's stock valued at $258,221,000 after buying an additional 97,760 shares during the last quarter. Accenture Plc now has $91.14B valuation. The stock increased 0.41% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $148.27. The information technology services provider reported $1.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.47 by $0.01.

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Accenture (NYSE:ACN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, September 28th. It has underperformed by 12.43% the S&P500. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating, fourteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 54% are positive. Accenture Plc had 72 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, September 28, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $150.00 price target on shares of Accenture in a report on Sunday, October 1st. The company was maintained on Friday, November 10 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock of Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 15 by RBC Capital Markets. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of ACN in report on Monday, November 20 with "Overweight" rating. As per Friday, June 23, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. As per Thursday, July 7, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. Robert W. Baird restated a "hold" rating and set a $155.00 target price on shares of Accenture in a research report on Thursday. The stock of Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, September 29 by RBC Capital Markets. However, at the Wall Street, the shares for the company has been tagged a $144.81 price target, indicating that the shares will drop -2.33% from its current levels. It also reduced Abbvie Inc (Call) (NYSE:ABBV) stake by 126,200 shares and now owns 84,000 shares.

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.12, from 0.93 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 49 investors sold Accenture plc shares while 348 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 88 raised stakes. 466.45 million shares or 0.50% more from 464.13 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Ballentine Ptnrs Limited Liability Company reported 7,064 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Cognios Ltd Liability Co holds 0.14% or 3,209 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation invested 0.3% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group LLC now owns 5,535 shares of the information technology services provider's stock worth $664,000 after purchasing an additional 35 shares during the period. Qs Investors Ltd Com owns 20,048 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. portfolio. Cap Research Global invested in 28.50M shares. Retirement Systems of Alabama now owns 340,128 shares of the information technology services provider's stock valued at $42,067,000 after buying an additional 916 shares during the last quarter. Gotham Asset Management Limited Liability stated it has 0.27% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Moreover, Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky has 0.15% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Intrust Bankshares Na stated it has 4,643 shares or 0.2% of all its holdings. More interesting news about Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Accenture Invests In And Partners With Paxata" with publication date: November 14, 2017. Therefore 14% are positive. BJ's Restaurants had 27 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Also, insider Daniel T. London sold 637 shares of Accenture stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 6th. The company was initiated on Friday, October 7 by Credit Suisse. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $112.50 target. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight" on Friday, September 22. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Sell" on Monday, April 3. Canaccord Genuity maintained BJ's Restaurants, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Citigroup given on Thursday, January 26. Investors of record on Thursday, October 19th were issued a $1.33 dividend. Its down 0.09, from 1.17 in 2017Q1. 21 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes. Suntrust Banks holds 0% of its portfolio in BJ's Restaurants, Inc. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp accumulated 9.23M shares. Art Advisors Lc invested in 0.01% or 7,100 shares. Financial Bank Of New York Mellon invested in 0% or 241,414 shares. (NASDAQ:BJRI). Ubs Oconnor Limited holds 330,679 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Susquehanna Llp invested in 0% or 6,310 shares. Texas Yale Cap Corp reported 15,575 shares. 27,137 were accumulated by Great West Life Assurance Communication Can. 108,000 are held by Armistice Cap Ltd Com. Hillsdale Inc has invested 0% in Voya Financial, Inc. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.31 earnings per share. analysts predict that Accenture PLC will post 6.54 EPS for the current year. Nomura has 20,000 shares.

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