Accenture plc (ACN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 11, 2018

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Accenture plc ( ACN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 11, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ACN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.92% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of ACN was $148.25, representing a -10.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $165.58 and a 29.12% increase over the 52 week low of $114.82.

ACN is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). ACN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.69. Zacks Investment Research reports ACN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 13.13%, compared to an industry average of 19.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ACN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to ACN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ACN as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF ( SUSA )
  • iShares Trust ( IYJ )
  • SPDR NYSE Technology ETF ( XNTK )
  • Vanguard Div Appreciation ETF ( VIG )
  • EcoLogical Strategy ETF ( HECO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XNTK with an increase of 3.66% over the last 100 days. SUSA has the highest percent weighting of ACN at 3.97%.

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