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Accenture plc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for ACN

Based on 20 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Accenture plc.
Min Forecast
$200.00-21.15%
Avg Forecast
$260.10+2.54%
Max Forecast
$300.00+18.27%

Should I buy or sell ACN stock?

Strong Buy
Strong Buy
12 analysts 57.14%
Buy
1 analysts 4.76%
Hold
8 analysts 38.1%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Forecast return on equity

Is ACN forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
35.81%
Industry
33.42%
Market
71.81%
ACN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (35.81%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is ACN forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
16.76%
Industry
17.01%
Market
14.52%
ACN is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (16.76%) than the US Information Technology Services industry average (17.01%)
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ACN earnings per share forecast

What is ACN's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$8.22-0.63%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$9.00+8.8%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$9.73+17.59%
ACN's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 4.23% per year, which is not exceptional
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ACN revenue forecast

What is ACN's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$47.9B+7.15%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$51.4B+14.81%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$54.9B+22.66%
ACN's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 7.17% per year, which is not exceptional
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ACN earnings growth forecast

How is ACN forecast to perform vs Information Technology Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
4.23%
Industry
8.85%
Market
28.15%
ACN's earnings are forecast to grow slower (4.23% per year) than the US Information Technology Services industry average (8.85%)
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ACN's earnings are forecast to grow slower (4.23% per year) than the US market average (28.15%)
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ACN's earnings are forecast to grow faster (4.23% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.1%)
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ACN revenue growth forecast

How is ACN forecast to perform vs Information Technology Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
7.17%
Industry
9.66%
Market
16.55%
ACN's revenues are forecast to grow slower (7.17% per year) than the US Information Technology Services industry average (9.66%)
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ACN's revenues are forecast to grow slower (7.17% per year) than the US market average (16.55%)
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Accenture Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Accenture Stock a good buy in 2020, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 21 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: ACN) stock is to Strong Buy ACN stock.

Out of 21 analysts, 12 (57.14%) are recommending ACN as a Strong Buy, 1 (4.76%) are recommending ACN as a Buy, 8 (38.1%) are recommending ACN as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending ACN as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending ACN as a Strong Sell.

What is ACN's Price Target?

According to 20 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year ACN price target, the average ACN price target is $260.10, with the highest ACN stock price forecast at $300.00 and the lowest ACN stock price forecast at $200.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Accenture's share price could reach $260.10 by Jan 13, 2022. The average Accenture stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 2.54% from the current ACN share price of $253.65.

What is ACN's earnings growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) Accenture's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 4.23% is not forecast to beat the US Information Technology Services industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 8.85%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 28.15%.

Accenture's earnings in 2020 is $5,251,147,000.On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast ACN's earnings for 2021 to be $5,419,233,624, with the lowest ACN earnings forecast at $5,367,601,779, and the highest ACN earnings forecast at $5,479,701,571. On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast ACN's earnings for 2022 to be $5,933,046,316, with the lowest ACN earnings forecast at $5,684,118,838, and the highest ACN earnings forecast at $6,244,617,795.

In 2023, ACN is forecast to generate $6,412,767,482 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $6,290,776,533 and the highest earnings forecast at $6,547,946,642.

What is ACN's revenue growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) Accenture's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 7.17% is not forecast to beat the US Information Technology Services industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 9.66%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 16.55%.

Accenture's revenue in 2020 is $44,730,266,000.On average, 9 Wall Street analysts forecast ACN's revenue for 2021 to be $31,605,818,763,482, with the lowest ACN revenue forecast at $31,272,412,882,542, and the highest ACN revenue forecast at $31,895,028,312,522. On average, 9 Wall Street analysts forecast ACN's revenue for 2022 to be $33,863,695,176,668, with the lowest ACN revenue forecast at $33,062,844,375,320, and the highest ACN revenue forecast at $34,267,917,133,515.

In 2023, ACN is forecast to generate $36,179,254,845,488 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $35,708,333,512,722 and the highest revenue forecast at $36,666,654,847,598.

What is ACN's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) Accenture's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $8.27. On average, analysts forecast that ACN's EPS will be $8.22 for 2021, with the lowest EPS forecast at $8.14, and the highest EPS forecast at $8.31. On average, analysts forecast that ACN's EPS will be $9.00 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $8.62, and the highest EPS forecast at $9.47. In 2023, ACN's EPS is forecast to hit $9.73 (min: $9.54, max: $9.93).

What is ACN's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) forecast ROE is 35.81%, which is considered strong.

What is ACN's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) forecast ROA is 16.76%, which is lower than the forecast US Information Technology Services industry average of 17.01%.
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