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Accenture Plc (ACN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Accenture Plc (Accenture) is a global professional services company offering a wide gamut of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. The company offers a wide range of consulting, technology and outsourcing services to a broad array of industries, which include agribusiness, airlines, automotive, banking, capital markets, chemicals, and communications, among others. Its services and solutions are categorized under four businesses, namely Accenture Strategy, Accenture Consulting, Accenture Digital, Accenture Technology and Accenture Operations. The company’s clients include governments, medium-sized companies, Fortune 1000 and Fortune Global 500 companies, government agencies and other enterprises. Accenture has presence in Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Accenture is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Accenture Plc Key Recent Developments

Nov 12,2018: Consulting Company Accenture deploys DLT platform for software license management
Nov 01,2018: Accenture Names Jeffrey Russell President of Accenture in Canada
Oct 18,2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers
Oct 18,2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers
Oct 18,2018: Accenture Launches New Grad Recruitment Experience with VR Assessment Platform

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The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company 6
Accenture Plc - Key Facts 6
Accenture Plc - Key Employees 7
Accenture Plc - Key Employee Biographies 10
Accenture Plc - Major Products and Services 12
Accenture Plc - History 14
Accenture Plc - Company Statement 40
Accenture Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 43
Head Office 43
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 43
Joint Venture 50
Section 2 – Company Analysis 51
Company Overview 51
Accenture Plc - Business Description 52
Business Segment: Communications, Media and Technology 52
Overview 52
Performance 52
Business Segment: Financial Services 52
Overview 52
Performance 52
Business Segment: Health and Public Service 52
Overview 52
Performance 53
Business Segment: North America 53
Performance 53
Business Segment: Products 53
Overview 53
Performance 53
Business Segment: Resources 53
Overview 53
Performance 53
Geographical Segment: Europe 53
Target Markets 53
Performance 54
Geographical Segment: Growth Markets 54
Target Markets 54
Performance 54
Geographical Segment: North America 54
Target Markets 54
Accenture Plc - Corporate Strategy 55
Accenture Plc - SWOT Analysis 56
SWOT Analysis - Overview 56
Accenture Plc - Strengths 56
Accenture Plc - Weaknesses 57
Accenture Plc - Opportunities 58
Accenture Plc - Threats 60
Accenture Plc - Key Competitors 61
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 62
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 62
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 63
Performance Chart 66
Financial Performance 66
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 67
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 68
Accenture Plc, Recent Deals Summary 69
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 70
Nov 01, 2018: Accenture Names Jeffrey Russell President of Accenture in Canada 70
Nov 01, 2018: Accenture Names Jeffrey Russell President of Accenture in Canada 72
Nov 01, 2018: Accenture Names Jeffrey Russell President of Accenture in Canada 74
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 76
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 77
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 78
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 79
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 80
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 81
Oct 18, 2018: Nalco Champion Teams with Accenture and Microsoft to Launch Digital Platform for Downstream Oil and Gas Customers 82
Section 5 – Appendix 83
Methodology 83
Ratio Definitions 83
About GlobalData 87
Contact Us 87
Disclaimer 87
List of Tables
Accenture Plc, Key Facts 6
Accenture Plc, Key Employees 7
Accenture Plc, Key Employees (cont..) 9
Accenture Plc, Key Employee Biographies 10
Accenture Plc, Major Products and Services 12
Accenture Plc, History 14
Accenture Plc, Other Locations 43
Accenture Plc, Subsidiaries 44
Accenture Plc, Joint Venture 50
Accenture Plc, Key Competitors 61
Accenture Plc, Ratios based on current share price 62
Accenture Plc, Annual Ratios 63
Accenture Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 64
Accenture Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 65
Accenture Plc, Interim Ratios 67
Accenture Plc, Recent Deals Summary 69
Currency Codes 83
Capital Market Ratios 83
Equity Ratios 84
Profitability Ratios 84
Cost Ratios 85
Liquidity Ratios 85
Leverage Ratios 86
Efficiency Ratios 86
List of Figures
Accenture Plc, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018) 66
Accenture Plc, Ratio Charts 68

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