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Accenture PLC

$ 178.81 0.54 (0.3%)
Volume: 1,287,495 Avg Vol (1m): 1,871,010
Market Cap $: 114.21 Bil Enterprise Value $: 110.16 Bil
P/E (TTM): 26.03 P/B: 8.70
Earnings Power Value 84.89
Net Current Asset Value -0.34
Tangible Book 10.51
Projected FCF 96.94
Median P/S Value 116.38
Graham Number 40.3
Peter Lynch Value 59.91
DCF (FCF Based) 125.22
DCF (Earnings Based) 105.37
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 9/10

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is . It is based on these factors
1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.
A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 185.26
Cash-To-Debt ranked higher than
62.94% of 2180 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 52661, Med: 5.23, Min: 0.01
ACN: 185.26
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.07, Med: 149.26, Max: 201296.58
Current: 185.26
5.07
201296.58
Equity-to-Asset 0.49
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
65.20% of 2115 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 1.55, Med: 0.6, Min: -56.05
ACN: 0.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.05, Med: 0.25, Max: 0.49
Current: 0.49
0.05
0.49
Interest Coverage 288.31
Interest Coverage ranked higher than
65.16% of 1702 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 14867928, Med: 46.64, Min: 0.01
ACN: 288.31
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 199.25, Med: 273.46, Max: 304.29
Current: 288.31
199.25
304.29
Piotroski F-Score 8
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4
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8
9
Altman Z-Score 8.04
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.21
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 61.99%
WACC 7.67%

Profitability & Growth : 9/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 14.31
Operating Margin ranked higher than
77.52% of 2144 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 678.59, Med: 4.91, Min: -510650
ACN: 14.31
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 12.49, Med: 13.2, Max: 14.04
Current: 14.31
12.49
14.04
Net Margin % 10.51
Net Margin ranked higher than
73.32% of 2144 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 990.53, Med: 3.58, Min: -307550
ACN: 10.51
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.86, Med: 9.26, Max: 11.82
Current: 10.51
6.86
11.82
ROE % 40.03
ROE ranked higher than
94.86% of 2062 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 1271.48, Med: 6.36, Min: -234428.57
ACN: 40.03
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: 41.75, Med: 59.62, Max: 72.08
Current: 40.03
41.75
72.08
ROA % 17.90
ROA ranked higher than
91.00% of 2199 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 3269.23, Med: 2.95, Min: -16416.67
ACN: 17.9
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: 12.9, Med: 16.43, Max: 21.19
Current: 17.9
12.9
21.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 488.88
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
92.75% of 2165 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 85250, Med: 23.63, Min: -99999999.99
ACN: 488.88
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 358.6, Med: 494.6, Max: 639.19
Current: 488.88
358.6
639.19
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 8.10
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
59.10% of 1829 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 1196.4, Med: 6.3, Min: -100
ACN: 9.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.5, Med: 9.4, Max: 20
Current: 9.4
2.5
20
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 10.00
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked higher than
54.22% of 1588 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 1165.1, Med: 9.1, Min: -450.9
ACN: 11.3
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -0.9, Med: 11.1, Max: 22.4
Current: 11.3
-0.9
22.4
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate 10.00
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked lower than
51.05% of 1432 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 719.3, Med: 10.7, Min: -502.1
ACN: 10
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.4, Med: 10.5, Max: 40.7
Current: 10
6.4
40.7

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Business Description

Industry Application Software » Information Technology Services    NAICS : 541519    SIC : 7379
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Address 1 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin, IRL, 2
Accenture is a leading provider of management consulting, technology services, and outsourcing. The firm is truly global, with operations in over 120 countries and roughly 420,000 employees. The company has extensive industry experience and relationships with many market leading firms, and 94 of the Fortune Global 100 companies and more than 80% of the Fortune Global 500 companies work with Accenture. While the firm is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, the majority of operations are conducted via New York and Chicago.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 26.03
PE Ratio ranked higher than
50.64% of 1475 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 10600, Med: 24.79, Min: 0.01
ACN: 26.03
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.72, Med: 17.75, Max: 28.77
Current: 26.03
9.72
28.77
Forward PE Ratio 22.22
Forward P/E ranked higher than
59.65% of 456 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 2500, Med: 26.18, Min: 2.66
ACN: 22.22
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 26.03
PE without NRI ranked higher than
50.00% of 1414 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 10600, Med: 24.46, Min: 0.01
ACN: 26.03
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.72, Med: 17.75, Max: 28.77
Current: 26.03
9.72
28.77
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 23.11
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked higher than
53.63% of 826 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 2445, Med: 25.26, Min: 0.08
ACN: 23.11
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.67, Med: 20.35, Max: 38.94
Current: 23.11
10.67
38.94
PB Ratio 8.70
PB Ratio ranked lower than
80.06% of 2262 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 5500, Med: 2.93, Min: 0.01
ACN: 8.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 6, Med: 10.04, Max: 12.37
Current: 8.7
6
12.37
PS Ratio 2.74
PS Ratio ranked higher than
50.26% of 2268 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 285714.29, Med: 2.86, Min: 0
ACN: 2.74
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.86, Med: 1.79, Max: 2.84
Current: 2.74
0.86
2.84
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 19.74
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
67.53% of 924 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 2237.2, Med: 28.2, Min: 0.08
ACN: 19.74
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.45, Med: 16.83, Max: 24.71
Current: 19.74
7.45
24.71
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 18.01
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
57.24% of 1181 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 6271.25, Med: 20.26, Min: 0.04
ACN: 18.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.81, Med: 15.28, Max: 21.86
Current: 18.01
6.81
21.86
EV-to-EBIT 18.13
EV-to-EBIT ranked higher than
53.87% of 1537 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 119475.88, Med: 18.1, Min: 0.05
ACN: 18.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.9, Med: 11.9, Max: 21.7
Current: 18.13
5.9
21.7
EV-to-EBITDA 15.78
EV-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
50.63% of 1661 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 64649.64, Med: 14.06, Min: 0.01
ACN: 15.78
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.1, Med: 10.4, Max: 18.4
Current: 15.78
5.1
18.4
EV-to-Revenue 2.59
EV-to-Revenue ranked higher than
52.81% of 2327 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 295554.27, Med: 2.52, Min: 0.01
ACN: 2.59
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.7, Med: 1.6, Max: 2.8
Current: 2.59
0.7
2.8
PEG Ratio 3.29
PEG Ratio ranked lower than
68.15% of 650 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 288.5, Med: 1.89, Min: 0.02
ACN: 3.29
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.49, Med: 1.46, Max: 4.21
Current: 3.29
0.49
4.21
Shiller PE Ratio 35.53
Shiller PE Ratio ranked higher than
52.55% of 588 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 13256.8, Med: 33.85, Min: 0.02
ACN: 35.53
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 23.42, Med: 28.48, Max: 36.06
Current: 35.53
23.42
36.06
Current Ratio 1.35
Current Ratio ranked lower than
69.73% of 2075 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 672.73, Med: 1.93, Min: 0.01
ACN: 1.35
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.14, Med: 1.4, Max: 1.63
Current: 1.35
1.14
1.63
Quick Ratio 1.35
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
64.87% of 2075 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 672.73, Med: 1.78, Min: 0.01
ACN: 1.35
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.14, Med: 1.4, Max: 1.63
Current: 1.35
1.14
1.63
Days Sales Outstanding 69.94
Days Sales Outstanding ranked lower than
52.40% of 2082 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 989.79, Med: 66.86, Min: 0.02
ACN: 69.94
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 37.76, Med: 42.95, Max: 52.96
Current: 69.94
37.76
52.96
Days Payable 18.12
Days Payable ranked lower than
80.80% of 1870 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 2567.37, Med: 44.89, Min: 0.02
ACN: 18.12
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 15.87, Med: 17.85, Max: 21.63
Current: 18.12
15.87
21.63

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 1.64
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked higher than
56.48% of 1450 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 35.84, Med: 1.55, Min: 0.01
ACN: 1.64
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.01, Med: 1.91, Max: 3.05
Current: 1.64
1.01
3.05
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.41
Dividend Payout Ratio ranked lower than
62.89% of 919 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 24.56, Med: 0.33, Min: 0.01
ACN: 0.41
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
Dividend Payout Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.21, Med: 0.38, Max: 0.45
Current: 0.41
0.21
0.45
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate (Per Share) 9.20
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate ranked higher than
50.73% of 619 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 291.5, Med: 8.9, Min: -100
ACN: 9.2
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 10.7, Max: 47.6
Current: 9.2
0
47.6
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.64
Forward Dividend Yield ranked higher than
52.65% of 1375 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 46.15, Med: 1.79, Min: 0.01
ACN: 1.64
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 2.64
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked higher than
60.90% of 1422 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 107.53, Med: 2.13, Min: 0.01
ACN: 2.64
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.63, Med: 3.08, Max: 4.91
Current: 2.64
1.63
4.91
3-Year Share Buyback Rate 0.50
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
87.52% of 1507 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 100, Med: -3.3, Min: -1487.4
ACN: 0.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -0.6, Med: 1.7, Max: 7.2
Current: 0.5
-0.6
7.2

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 17.01
Price-to-Tangible-Book ranked lower than
81.12% of 2013 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 5500, Med: 4.54, Min: 0.01
ACN: 17.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
Price-to-Tangible-Book range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.57, Med: 19.14, Max: 225.78
Current: 17.01
8.57
225.78
Price-to-Projected-FCF 1.84
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked higher than
60.64% of 907 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 650.5, Med: 2.08, Min: 0.01
ACN: 1.84
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.7, Med: 1.23, Max: 2.2
Current: 1.84
0.7
2.2
Price-to-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.70
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) ranked lower than
51.08% of 186 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 52.79, Med: 1.56, Min: 0.13
ACN: 1.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.6, Med: 0.98, Max: 1.63
Current: 1.7
0.6
1.63
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.54
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
73.42% of 2062 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 78, Med: 1, Min: 0.02
ACN: 1.54
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.52, Med: 0.92, Max: 2.37
Current: 1.54
0.52
2.37
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.98
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value ranked lower than
77.28% of 449 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 169, Med: 1.62, Min: 0.01
ACN: 2.98
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.52, Med: 1.42, Max: 4.16
Current: 2.98
0.52
4.16
Price-to-Graham-Number 4.43
Price-to-Graham-Number ranked lower than
74.02% of 1170 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 84.5, Med: 2.19, Min: 0.01
ACN: 4.43
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
Price-to-Graham-Number range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.04, Med: 3.92, Max: 7.76
Current: 4.43
2.04
7.76
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 5.52
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
70.62% of 2413 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 2103.44, Med: 2.07, Min: -5000
ACN: 5.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.6, Med: 8.4, Max: 17
Current: 5.52
4.6
17
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 12.40
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
54.74% of 939 companies
in the Information Technology Services industry.
Industry Max: 34548.51, Med: 10.12, Min: -301.2
ACN: 12.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.3, Med: 17, Max: 28.8
Current: 12.4
10.3
28.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 42,540.78
EPS (TTM) $ 6.87
Beta 1.14
Volatility % 23.54
52-Week Range $ 132.63 - 183.35
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 638.48

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 8
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy Y
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy Y
Less Shares Outstanding yoy Y
Higher Gross Margin yoy Y
Higher Asset Turnover yoy N