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Accenture plc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for ACN

Based on 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Accenture plc.
Min Forecast
$264.00-21.11%
Avg Forecast
$329.50-1.54%
Max Forecast
$395.00+18.03%

Should I buy or sell ACN stock?

Based on 17 analysts offering ratings for Accenture plc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
12 analysts 70.59%
Buy
3 analysts 17.65%
Hold
2 analysts 11.76%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

ACN stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Deutsche Bank
Top 4%
97
Strong BuyMaintains$395.00+18.03%2021-09-16
Morgan Stanley
Top 5%
96
Strong BuyMaintains$380.00+13.55%2021-09-10
Cowen & Co.
Top 11%
90
BuyMaintains$365.00+9.07%2021-09-08
JP Morgan
Top 20%
81
Strong BuyMaintains$364.00+8.77%2021-08-17
Redburn Partners
Bottom 40%
40
Strong BuyUpgradesN/AN/A2021-07-26
Argus Research
Top 6%
95
Strong BuyMaintains$330.00-1.39%2021-06-29
Barclays
Top 14%
87
Strong BuyMaintains$335.00+0.10%2021-06-28
Susquehanna
Top 30%
71
Strong BuyMaintains$340.00+1.60%2021-06-25
BMO Capital
Top 4%
97
HoldMaintains$330.00-1.39%2021-06-25
RBC Capital
Top 4%
97
BuyMaintains$322.00-3.78%2021-06-25

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Forecast return on equity

Is ACN forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
37.28%
Industry
29.87%
Market
1,995.09%
ACN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (37.28%); 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
17.12%
Industry
11.57%
Market
960.94%
ACN is forecast to generate higher Return on Assets (17.12%) than the US Information Technology Services industry average (11.57%)
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ACN earnings per share forecast

What is ACN's earnings per share in the next 2 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$9.84+7.99%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$10.81+18.68%
ACN's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 8.94% per year, which is not exceptional
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ACN revenue forecast

What is ACN's revenue in the next 2 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$55.5B+15.71%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$60.2B+25.46%
ACN's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 12.01% 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
8.94%
Industry
66.3%
Market
23.11%
ACN's earnings are forecast to grow slower (8.94% per year) than the US Information Technology Services industry average (66.3%)
Forecast
ACN's earnings are forecast to grow slower (8.94% per year) than the US market average (23.11%)
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ACN's earnings are forecast to grow faster (8.94% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.3%)
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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
12.01%
Industry
10.26%
Market
14.55%
ACN's revenues are forecast to grow faster (12.01% per year) than the US Information Technology Services industry average (10.26%)
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ACN's revenues are forecast to grow slower (12.01% per year) than the US market average (14.55%)
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Accenture Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Accenture Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 17 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: ACN) stock is to Strong Buy ACN stock.

Out of 17 analysts, 12 (70.59%) are recommending ACN as a Strong Buy, 3 (17.65%) are recommending ACN as a Buy, 2 (11.76%) 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 earnings growth forecast for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) Accenture's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 8.94% is not forecast to beat the US Information Technology Services industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 66.3%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 23.11%.

Accenture's earnings in 2021 is $5,778,490,000.On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast ACN's earnings for 2022 to be $6,561,094,713, with the lowest ACN earnings forecast at $6,222,618,925, and the highest ACN earnings forecast at $6,856,218,922.

In 2023, ACN is forecast to generate $7,210,634,753 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $6,836,210,502 and the highest earnings forecast at $7,563,183,130.

What is ACN's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) Accenture's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 12.01% is forecast to beat the US Information Technology Services industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 10.26%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 14.55%.

Accenture's revenue in 2021 is $47,949,376,000.On average, 9 Wall Street analysts forecast ACN's revenue for 2022 to be $37,002,480,633,679, with the lowest ACN revenue forecast at $35,367,551,871,614, and the highest ACN revenue forecast at $38,307,202,420,943.

In 2023, ACN is forecast to generate $40,122,116,266,986 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $38,409,632,197,413 and the highest revenue forecast at $42,061,035,636,790.

What is ACN's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) forecast ROA is 17.12%, which is higher than the forecast US Information Technology Services industry average of 11.57%.

What is ACN's Price Target?

According to 16 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year ACN price target, the average ACN price target is $329.50, with the highest ACN stock price forecast at $395.00 and the lowest ACN stock price forecast at $264.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Accenture's share price could stay at $329.50 by Sep 16, 2022. The average Accenture stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current ACN share price of $334.66.

What is ACN's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) Accenture's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $9.11. On average, analysts forecast that ACN's EPS will be $9.84 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $9.33, and the highest EPS forecast at $10.28. In 2023, ACN's EPS is forecast to hit $10.81 (min: $10.25, max: $11.34).

What is ACN's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: ACN) forecast ROE is 37.28%, which is considered strong.
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