Accenture plc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.93 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased ACN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
14.81% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of ACN was $78.88,
representing a -8.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.88 and
a 14.32% increase over the 52 week low of $69.
ACN is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes
companies such as Visa Inc. (
) and Mastercard Incorporated (
). ACN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.4. Zacks Investment Research reports ACN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.77%, compared to an
industry average of 9.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ACN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ACN as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Industrials Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF (
- RevenueShares Large Cap (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYT with an increase of
8.43% over the last 100 days. MOAT has the highest percent
weighting of ACN at 5.42%.