Accenture profit jumps as consulting revenue grows
Sept 26 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc reported a 14 percent jump in quarterly profit as revenue in its consulting business rose after four consecutive quarters of decline.
Net income rose to $727.3 million, or $1.01 per share, in the fourth quarter, from $636.2 million, or 88 cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue rose 4 percent to $7.09 billion.
Consulting revenue rose 2 percent to $3.8 billion.