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Accenture ACN

Hedge Funds Clash With Wall Street Over This Falling Stock

Shares of Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) lost over 4% in pre-market trading this morning, despite the firm’s positive fourth quarter figures and boosted......(read more)
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Is Accenture Plc (ACN) A Buy After Q3 Beat, Improved FY15 Outlook?

Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) posted better-than-expected numbers for its third quarter of fiscal year 2015, which ended May 31, while also improving its outlook......(read more)
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Halliburton Company (HAL), Accenture Plc (ACN), Yandex NV (YNDX): Hugh Sloane Loves These Stocks

Hugh Sloane’s Sloane Robinson LLP recently disclosed its Form 13F for the second quarter of 2014. Its equity portfolio is worth more than $159 million......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN) and Lennar Corporation (LEN) Report Strong Financial Results; ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE:CAG) Suffers an Impairment Charge

Several companies today have reported their financial results for the previous quarter. In this piece we have selected three large-cap companies and will......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

3 Tech Companies for Dividend Growth Investors

Dividend growth investing is a powerful and time-proven approach to selecting long-term winners for your portfolio. The tech sector has traditionally......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN), Xerox Corporation (XRX)–Roundtable: One Stock to Buy in September

As we do each month, we asked a handful of our top analysts across sectors for one stock that looks especially compelling right now. Here are the companies......(read more)
Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ)

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ)’s Data Analytics Deal With Cerner Corporation (CERN)

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) recently announced that it had won a major contract from health care IT giant Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) ......(read more)
It's Time to Buy These 2 Defense Stocks

iRobot Corporation (IRBT), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): The Robot Doctor, Dr. Kinect, and the Future of Telemedicine

Bomb squads, vacuum cleaners and doctors — what do they all have in common? The answer is iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT), an incredibly versatile......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

An Insider Is Buying Accenture Plc (ACN)

Management consulting behemoth Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) has seen its stock price rise by a solid 11.3% clip year-to-date, but hedge funds are standing......(read more)
Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL)

Accenture Plc (ACN), Oracle Corporation (ORCL): Improve The Productivity Of Your Dividend Growth Portfolio With Technology

Introduction and General Observations of the Information Technology Sector Dividend growth investors seeking quality dividend growth stocks to fund their......(read more)
The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD)

The Home Depot, Inc. (HD), Accenture Plc (ACN), Moody’s Corporation (MCO): Stocks Growing Their Dividends by 20% Per Year

Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield, but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Accenture Plc (ACN): This Old Dog Can Learn New Tricks

It may have seemed hard to believe a decade ago, but looking at the tech industry today, it appears that the old hardware companies are on their last......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN): Can This Stock Deliver High Performance Yet Again?

From its inception, Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) has always believed in doing things differently and living ‘The Accenture Way.’ It believes in......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Google Inc (GOOG): Will Game Consoles and Smartphones Revolutionize Healthcare?

When most people think of video game consoles, wearable tech and smartphones, they probably won’t think of the healthcare industry. Yet Microsoft Corporation......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

Juicy Potential Yield From International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

Note: This article has been edited to remove incorrect data on IBM’s dividend and share repurchase program. International Business Machines Corp......(read more)
Infosys Ltd ADR (NYSE:INFY)

Infosys Ltd ADR (INFY): Strong Top-Line Growth From This Indian Tech Consultancy

India is well known for its prowess in tech consulting and outsourcing, an industry that has led to the rapid growth and development of cities like Bangalore......(read more)
Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX)

Xerox Corporation (XRX): This Stock Is No Bargain

In a world where hot stocks like Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) get most of the attention, the dinosaurs of the stock market often get overlooked. People......(read more)

NIKE, Inc. (NKE), AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) – Paula Deen-Like Disasters: 5 of the Biggest Celebrity Endorsement Flame-Outs

When a celebrity messes up there’s usually a hefty price to pay. Paula Deen’s racial slur cost her dearly in corporate sponsorships. Paula......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN): Is This IT Company’s Recent Pullback a Buying Opportunity?

Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) recently reported disappointing results thanks to the drop in its consultancy revenue, which offset a healthy increase in its......(read more)
Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN)

Lennar Corporation (LEN), Accenture Plc (ACN), Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF): $2 Million in Insider Buying at 3 Large Companies

One of my weekly rituals is to study insider activity through the SEC’s Form 4 filings. Corporate executives and board members (“insiders”) are......(read more)

An Accenture Plc (ACN) Insider’s Family LP Bought 20,000 Shares

A family limited partnership connected to Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) officer Stephen Rohleder purchased 20,000 shares of the company’s stock on July 2nd......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN), International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Oracle Corporation (ORCL): Should Investors Buy These Three Companies Now?

Recently, Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) dropped as much as 10.30% in a single day to $71.96 per share. The drop was due to its sluggish third-quarter revenue......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN): Why You Should Buy This Cheap Consulting Company

In the latest earnings call, Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) gave poor guidance, causing the stock price to fall 10%. Accenture is now trading at roughly $72......(read more)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (NASDAQ:CTSH)

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH), International Business Machines Corp. (IBM): Is This Sympathy Sell-Off a Buying Opportunity?

So What Is a Sympathy Sell-Off? A sympathy sell-off occurs when investors in one company react to another company’s bad news. If two companies manufacture......(read more)

SAP AG (SAP) Puts Active As Shares Stumble

SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) – Put options on SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) are active on Friday, with shares in the software company down more than 4.0% in the early going......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN) News: Air Force Deal, Quarterly Results & Rival International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)’s Plunge

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN), International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (......(read more)

Hedge Funds Are Buying Wipro Limited (ADR) (WIT)

Is Wipro Limited (ADR) (NYSE:WIT) a great stock to buy now? The best stock pickers are getting more optimistic. The number of long hedge fund bets advanced......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM),, inc. (CRM), Accenture Plc (ACN): Six Future Trends that Investors Cannot Ignore

I recently read an interesting report entitled “Future Work Skills 2020” that was written by the Institute for the Future. The report outlines......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM),, inc. (CRM): Six Future Trends that Investors Cannot Ignore

Editor’s Note: This article has been amended to correct the 2025 projection of Americans over 60. I recently read an interesting report entitled......(read more)
Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC)

Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), Accenture Plc (ACN) & Wipro Limited (WIT): IT Companies Shifting Focus To Next-Generation Technologies

In order to establish footholds in an ever growing, globalized market, IT companies are realizing the potential of next-generation technologies like cloud......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Makes a Bold Move Into the Cloud with Softlayer Acquisition

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) recently announced that it would purchase privately held Softlayer, the world’s largest private......(read more)
Facebook Inc (FB), FB, NASDAQ:FB

The Corporate Executive Board Company (CEB): Does This Stock Deserve a Premium Over Its Peers?

During my schooling days, I preferred to seek assistance from my peers, and not private tutors, when I faced difficulties with my academic work. I felt......(read more)
PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP)

PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP), Accenture Plc (ACN): A Day of Accounting Scandals and Irrational Market Exuberance

On this day in economic and business history … The fallout from Enron’s collapse continued to spread for months after the former energy conglomerate......(read more)
Infosys Ltd ADR (NYSE:INFY)

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) Rises as Infosys Ltd ADR (INFY) Looks for a Messiah

The co-founder of India’s technology giant Infosys Ltd ADR (NYSE:INFY), N.R. Narayana Murthy, has returned to the company amid shareholders’ demand......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Is Buying Accenture Plc (ACN) Stock a Smart Health Care Play?

Health care is hot these days. Hospital stocks are sizzling. Pharmaceutical shares are soaring. But there’s another way to ride the health care......(read more)

NIC Inc. (EGOV): Is This Stock Worth Buying Right Now?

In some countries, only the cream of the crop from every university batch get to join the public sector, while in others, public sector jobs are seen......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN), Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI), CGI Group Inc. (USA) (GIB): 3 Names to Make Your Business Profitable

As the complexity in the business world increases, government regulated industries find it more difficult to maintain profitability and outsourcing becomes......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Hedge Funds Are Betting On Accenture Plc (ACN)

Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) was in 28 hedge funds’ portfolio at the end of March. ACN investors should be aware of an increase in hedge fund sentiment......(read more)

It’s Time to Buy Xerox Corporation (XRX) Stock. Here’s Why.

It might not be obvious to the casual observer, but right now, today, Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) stock offers one of the best values available in the......(read more)
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)

Accenture Plc (ACN): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

Is Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) a buy right now? Investors who are in the know are becoming less hopeful. The number of long hedge fund positions shrunk by......(read more)
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Accenture Plc (ACN): After Post-Earnings Plunge, Is This Stock an Opportunity?

For the first time in years, International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) missed analyst estimates, and reported weaker-than-expected earnings and......(read more)

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH): Big Growth But Government Dependent

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) is a management and technology consultancy in the United States. It has strong cash flow, a low P/E......(read more)

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH), and America’s Third Best CEO Could Give You an Investing Edge

Once you get the hang of it, it’s pretty easy to dissect balance sheets, income, and cash flow statements. This is the first step in getting your......(read more)

Infosys Ltd (ADR) (INFY), Accenture Plc (ACN) & More: IT and Consulting – 2 Winners 1 Loser

The technology and consulting firm Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) announced strong quarterly growth for its second quarter. Here are the highlights from Accenture......(read more)

Facebook Inc (FB), Accenture Plc (ACN): America’s Seventh Best CEO Will Give You an Investing Edge

Once you get the hang of it, it’s pretty easy to dissect balance sheets, income, and cash flow statements. This is the first step in getting your......(read more)

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ): This Stock Rose 67% in the First Quarter

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) stock rose 67% in the first quarter 2013, making it the best-performing stock among the 86 large cap technology stocks......(read more)

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ): Will This Tech Giant Be Able to Sustain Its Momentum?

A nearly 60% rally so far this year hasn’t been of much help to long-term investors in Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) , with the stock still down......(read more)

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), General Electric Company (GE): Accenture Plc (ACN) Earnings: An Early Look

Earnings season is just about over, with almost all companies already having reported their quarterly results. But there are still a few companies left......(read more)

Will the “Third Platform” Provide International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Much Needed Growth?

During the Partner World Leadership Conference 2013, International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) announced a new initiative to plug itself the “......(read more)

Telecommuting: Plus or Minus for Your Portfolio? – Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), Intel Corporation (INTC)

As someone who works from home and has had several jobs which allowed me to telecommute at least part of the time, I started to think about all the telecommuting......(read more)

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