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Accenture Q3 earnings per share $1.41
Thursday, 23 Jun 2016 08:15am EDT 

: Accenture reports strong third quarter fiscal 2016 results . Q3 earnings per share $1.41 . Q3 earnings per share view $1.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees Q4 2016 revenue $8.25 billion to $8.5 billion . Q3 revenue $8.43 billion versus I/B/E/S view $8.34 billion . Q3 net bookings $9.1 billion versus $8.5 billion last year . Accenture PLC says consulting net revenues for quarter were $4.62 billion, an increase of 12 percent in U.S. Dollars . Qtrly outsourcing net revenues were $3.81 billion, an increase of 4 percent in U.S. Dollars . Now expects operating margin for full fiscal year to be 14.6 percent . For fiscal 2016, company continues to expect operating cash flow to be in range of $4.1 billion to $4.4 billion . Accenture PLC says gross margin for quarter was 31.9 percent, compared with 32.5 percent for Q3 last year . Outlook for full 2016 fiscal year now assumes a foreign-exchange impact of negative 4.5 percent compared with fiscal 2015 . Accenture PLC says company now expects FY 2016 diluted EPS to be in range of $6.03 to $6.07 on a GAAP basis . Accenture PLC says company now expects FY 2016 diluted EPS to be in range of $5.29 to $5.33 on an adjusted basis . FY2016 earnings per share view $5.32, revenue view $32.58 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Says outlook for full 2016 fiscal year now assumes a foreign-exchange impact of negative 4.5 percent compared with fiscal 2015.  Full Article

Accenture names Debra Polishook group chief executive, Accenture Operations
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Accenture : Says Manish Sharma group operating officer - accenture operations, succeeding Polishook . Debra Polishook will succeed Michael J. Salvino, who will retire from company and join Carrick Capital Partners .names Debra Polishook group chief executive - Accenture operations, succeeding Michael J. Salvino.  Full Article

Accenture to acquire OPS Rules
Monday, 9 May 2016 05:24pm EDT 

Accenture : Terms of transaction were not disclosed. .To Acquire OPS Rules To Expand Its Machine Learning And Operations Analytics Capabilities That Help Deliver Data Driven transformation.  Full Article

Accenture to Acquire Majority Stake in IMJ to Expand its Digital Capabilities in Japan
Monday, 4 Apr 2016 09:59pm EDT 

Accenture PLC:Says is expanding its digital capabilities in Japan by acquiring a majority stake in IMJ Corporation (IMJ), a full-service digital agency.The acquisition is subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions.Upon completion of the transaction, Accenture will establish a combined management structure with IMJ.Financial terms are not being disclosed.  Full Article

Accenture PLC has acquired CRMWaypoint
Monday, 4 Jan 2016 12:16pm EST 

Accenture PLC:Has acquired CRMWaypoint.Says with acquisition, CRMWaypoint's professionals have joined the Accenture Cloud First Applications team.  Full Article

Accenture PLC closes acquisition of Cimation
Monday, 21 Dec 2015 08:01am EST 

Accenture PLC:Announced that it has completed the acquisition of Cimation.  Full Article

Accenture PLC gives Q2 2016 revenue guidance; raises FY 2016 revenue guidance; reaffirms FY 2016 EPS guidance
Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 07:00am EST 

Accenture PLC:Expects Q2 2016 expects net revenues to be in the range of $7.50 billion to $7.75 billion.Says outlook for FY 2016 now assumes a foreign-exchange impact of negative 5 percent compared with FY 2015; the previous foreign-exchange assumption was negative 4 percent.For FY 2016, the company now expects net revenue growth to be in the range of 6 percent to 9 percent in local currency, compared with 5 percent to 8 percent previously.Says the company continues to expect diluted EPS to be in the range of $5.09 to $5.24.  Full Article

Accenture PLC announces acquisition of Beacon Consulting Group
Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 12:23pm EST 

Accenture PLC:Acquired Beacon Consulting Group.Beacon Consulting will become part of Accenture's Capital Markets practice.Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  Full Article

Accenture PLC and Adobe expand alliance to advance digital transformation for life science, healthcare, and financial services organizations
Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 06:33am EST 

Accenture PLC and Adobe:Says expansion of their global alliance to create and deliver digital marketing solutions for life science, healthcare, and financial services organizations in North America and Europe.Under a new three-year agreement, Accenture and Adobe will develop technology services and solutions designed to help customers in these particular industries drive greater marketing performance and efficiency.  Full Article

Accenture PLC announces Acquisition of Cimation
Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 02:00pm EST 

Accenture PLC:entered into an agreement to acquire Cimation, an affiliate of Audubon Companies and an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) consulting company known for its work in process automation, information technology (IT) and industrial control system (ICS) cyber security.  Full Article

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Accenture to create 15,000 jobs in U.S.

Accenture Plc said on Friday it would create 15,000 "highly skilled" new jobs in the United States, as IT services firms brace for a more protectionist U.S. technology visa program under President Donald Trump.