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Accenture PLC (ACN.N)

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Accenture Agrees To Acquire Brazilian Content Marketing Agency, New Content
Monday, 22 Oct 2018 

Oct 22 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE AGREES TO ACQUIRE BRAZILIAN CONTENT MARKETING AGENCY, NEW CONTENT.ACCENTURE PLC - FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..ACCENTURE - NEW CONTENT LEADERSHIP TEAM WILL CONTINUE IN THEIR LEADERSHIP ROLES, ASSUME ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES WITHIN ACCENTURE INTERACTIVE.  Full Article

Accenture Buys Daz Systems, A Provider Of Oracle ERP Cloud Services
Monday, 22 Oct 2018 

Oct 21 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE ACQUIRES DAZ SYSTEMS, INC. TO STRENGTHEN ITS ORACLE CLOUD ERP SERVICES, EXPAND CAPABILITIES TO HELP CLIENTS BECOME INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISES.HAS ACQUIRED DAZ SYSTEMS, INC., A PROVIDER OF ORACLE ERP CLOUD SERVICES.DAZ'S MORE THAN 300 PROFESSIONALS WILL JOIN ACCENTURE'S ORACLE BUSINESS GROUP.FINANCIAL TERMS OF ACQUISITION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.  Full Article

Accenture Federal Services Wins Contract From U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Wednesday, 3 Oct 2018 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE FEDERAL SERVICES WINS CONTRACT FROM U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO BUILD CLOUD SOLUTION BASED ON SAP HANA®.ACCENTURE PLC - CONTRACT, WHICH HAS AN ESTIMATED VALUE OF $501.2 MILLION OVER A 10-YEAR PERFORMANCE PERIOD.ACCENTURE PLC - CONTRACT, WHICH HAS AN ESTIMATED VALUE OF $501.2 MILLION OVER A 10-YEAR PERFORMANCE PERIOD, IS PART OF USDA'S BROADER MODERNIZATION EFFORT.  Full Article

Accenture Says Trade War Might Impact Some Industries Moving Forward & By Impacting These Industries, There Could Be Ripple Effect On Its Business
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE CEO- "IT SEEMS WE'RE MORE MOVING TO SOMETHING LIKE A HARD BREXIT THAN A SOFT ONE, WHAT WE'RE CALLING THE TRADE WAR" - CONF CALL.ACCENTURE - THIS TRADE WAR MIGHT IMPACT SOME INDUSTRIES MOVING FORWARD & BY IMPACTING THESE INDUSTRIES, THERE COULD BE RIPPLE EFFECT ON OUR BUSINESS.ACCENTURE - "NOW LATIN AMERICA PROSPECTS ARE CONCERNING AS WELL".  Full Article

Accenture Q4 Earnings Per Share $1.58
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE REPORTS VERY STRONG FOURTH-QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR FISCAL 2018 RESULTS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.58.Q4 REVENUE $10.1 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $10.01 BILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.56 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES FY 2019 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $6.98 TO $7.25.BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVES $5.0 BILLION OF ADDITIONAL SHARE REPURCHASE AUTHORITY.NEW BOOKINGS FOR Q4 WERE $10.8 BILLION AND REFLECT A FLAT FOREIGN-EXCHANGE IMPACT COMPARED WITH NEW BOOKINGS IN Q4 2017.EXPECTS REVENUES FOR Q1 OF FISCAL 2019 TO BE IN RANGE OF $10.35 BILLION TO $10.65 BILLION.REVENUES BEFORE REIMBURSEMENTS ("NET REVENUES") FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2018 WERE $10.15 BILLION, COMPARED WITH $9.15 BILLION FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2017.FOR FISCAL 2019, EXPECTS REVENUE GROWTH TO BE IN RANGE OF 5 PERCENT TO 8 PERCENT IN LOCAL CURRENCY.EXPECTS OPERATING MARGIN FOR FULL FISCAL YEAR TO BE IN RANGE OF 14.5 PERCENT TO 14.7 PERCENT.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $7.28, REVENUE VIEW $42.11 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY CONSULTING NET REVENUES WERE $5.54 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 12 PERCENT IN BOTH U.S. DOLLARS AND LOCAL CURRENCY.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $10.18 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY OUTSOURCING NET REVENUES WERE $4.61 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 9 PERCENT IN BOTH U.S. DOLLARS AND LOCAL CURRENCY.GROSS MARGIN FOR Q4 WAS 31.8 PERCENT, COMPARED WITH 31.5 PERCENT FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2017.  Full Article

Accenture Forms Strategic Alliance And Invests In Data Intelligence Company Ripjar
Monday, 23 Jul 2018 

July 23 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE FORMS STRATEGIC ALLIANCE AND INVESTS IN DATA INTELLIGENCE COMPANY RIPJAR.  Full Article

Accenture Acquires Kogentix To Help Clients Run Legacy Analytics Applications On Open Source Technologies
Thursday, 12 Jul 2018 

July 12 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE ACQUIRES KOGENTIX TO HELP CLIENTS RUN LEGACY ANALYTICS APPLICATIONS ON OPEN SOURCE TECHNOLOGIES TO GET AHEAD OF DATA SURGE.ACCENTURE PLC - FINANCIAL TERMS OF ACQUISITION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.  Full Article

Accenture Names Omar Abbosh Group Chief Executive - Communications, Media & Technology, Succeeding Robert Sell
Monday, 2 Jul 2018 

July 2 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE NAMES OMAR ABBOSH GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE - COMMUNICATIONS, MEDIA & TECHNOLOGY, SUCCEEDING ROBERT E. SELL.  Full Article

Meredith Corp To Sell Meredith Xcelerated Marketing To Accenture
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 

March 29 (Reuters) - Meredith Corp ::MEREDITH CORPORATION TO SELL MEREDITH XCELERATED MARKETING TO ACCENTURE.FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION ARE NOT BEING DISCLOSED.TRANSACTION WILL NOT HAVE A MATERIAL EFFECT ON ITS FISCAL 2018 FINANCIAL RESULTS.ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT TO SELL MEREDITH XCELERATED MARKETING (MXM) TO ACCENTURE.  Full Article

Accenture To Acquire MXM, A Content-Powered Digital Marketing Agency
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 

March 29 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE TO ACQUIRE MXM, A CONTENT-POWERED DIGITAL MARKETING AGENCY.ACCENTURE PLC - FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION ARE NOT BEING DISCLOSED..ACCENTURE PLC - FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION ARE NOT BEING DISCLOSED..ACCENTURE - ENTERED AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE NEW YORK-BASED DIGITAL AGENCY, MEREDITH XCELERATED MARKETING.  Full Article

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