Mcrae Capital Management Inc decreased Accenture Plc Ireland (ACN) stake by 5.44% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Mcrae Capital Management Inc sold 3,302 shares as Accenture Plc Ireland (ACN)’s stock declined 5.31%. The Mcrae Capital Management Inc holds 57,409 shares with $8.81M value, down from 60,711 last quarter. Accenture Plc Ireland now has $104.42 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.68% or $1.11 during the last trading session, reaching $162.37. About 540,591 shares traded. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has risen 26.72% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.15% the S&P500. Some Historical ACN News: ; 06/03/2018 – Accenture Interactive Selected by The Walt Disney Studios as Innovation Partner of Disney StudioLAB; 09/05/2018 – Insurers Must Reskill and Reshape Their Workforces to Seize Growth Opportunities from Artificial Intelligence, According to Research from Accenture; 23/05/2018 – ACCENTURE PLC ACN.N – TERMS OF DEAL WERE NOT DISCLOSED; 06/03/2018 – Company Culture is Key to Unlocking Gender Equality and Narrowing Pay Gap, New Accenture Research Finds; 30/04/2018 – Accenture Expands Oracle Capabilities In The UK With Acquisition Of Certus Solutions; 02/05/2018 – Accenture’s Roxanne Taylor Appointed to AESC Global Board of Directors; 29/03/2018 – ACCENTURE – ENTERED AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE NEW YORK-BASED DIGITAL AGENCY, MEREDITH XCELERATED MARKETING; 27/03/2018 – Global Center for Health Innovation and Accenture Form a Working Group to Address Opioid Epidemic; 03/05/2018 – Accenture to Co-Develop Digital Defense and Security Solution with SAP, Helping Defense Agencies Accelerate Digital; 09/03/2018 – TOYOTA MOTOR CORP – THE COMPANIES COLLECT TAXI SERVICE LOG DATA AND DEMOGRAPHIC PREDICTIONS AS WELL AS OTHER FACTORS THAT AFFECT TAXI DEMAND
Acnb Corporation (NASDAQ:ACNB) had a decrease of 12.37% in short interest. ACNB’s SI was 26,200 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 12.37% from 29,900 shares previously. With 7,500 avg volume, 4 days are for Acnb Corporation (NASDAQ:ACNB)’s short sellers to cover ACNB’s short positions. The SI to Acnb Corporation’s float is 0.39%. The stock increased 0.63% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $31.85. About 525 shares traded. ACNB Corporation (NASDAQ:ACNB) has risen 8.87% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.70% the S&P500. Some Historical ACNB News: ; 26/03/2018 – ACNB Corp Raises Dividend 15; 26/04/2018 – ACNB Corp 1Q EPS 70c; 21/04/2018 – DJ ACNB Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ACNB); 26/03/2018 – ACNB Corp Raises Quarter Dividend to 23c; 26/04/2018 – ACNB CORP QTRLY BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.70; 26/03/2018 – ACNB CORP – CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.23 PER SHARE IS PAYABLE ON JUNE 15, 2018 REFLECTS A 15% INCREASE; 26/03/2018 ACNB Corporation Declares and Increases Second Quarter Cash Dividend
Among 26 analysts covering Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Accenture Plc had 97 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Monday, April 3 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) earned “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, February 19. SunTrust downgraded Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) on Wednesday, May 24 to “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, March 27 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald given on Thursday, June 15. Morgan Stanley maintained Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) rating on Friday, September 22. Morgan Stanley has “Equal-Weight” rating and $140 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, November 2 by Jefferies. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, June 22 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, March 28 by Citigroup. The company was maintained on Tuesday, March 20 by Robert W. Baird.
More news for Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) were recently published by: Bizjournals.com, which released: “Accenture exec talks necessity of workplace equality and how to make it happen” on June 18, 2018. Fool.com‘s article titled: “What’s Accenture’s Secret Sauce?” and published on June 09, 2018 is yet another important article.
Analysts await Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) to report earnings on June, 28 before the open. They expect $1.71 EPS, up 12.50% or $0.19 from last year’s $1.52 per share. ACN’s profit will be $1.10B for 23.74 P/E if the $1.71 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.58 actual EPS reported by Accenture plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 8.23% EPS growth.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.04, from 0.93 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 50 investors sold ACN shares while 396 reduced holdings. 105 funds opened positions while 326 raised stakes. 449.75 million shares or 1.56% less from 456.89 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Retirement Of Alabama stated it has 330,481 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. Atlantic Tru Gru Ltd Liability Company holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 319,814 shares. Inv Advisors Ltd Liability reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Sequoia Fincl Limited Company invested in 0.07% or 4,363 shares. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mgmt reported 0.99% stake. Donaldson Management Ltd Liability Company owns 2.89% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 191,426 shares. Andra Ap holds 58,300 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Zacks Inv owns 75,739 shares or 0.26% of their US portfolio. House Limited Liability Com has invested 1.92% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Manchester Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.03% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Lifeplan Fin Gru reported 738 shares stake. Martingale Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership stated it has 366,544 shares. Highstreet Asset Mngmt owns 6,666 shares. Amp Invsts has 0.22% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 262,516 shares. Zwj Invest Counsel reported 48,972 shares or 0.68% of all its holdings.
Since March 15, 2018, it had 19 insider buys, and 0 sales for $59,691 activity. Sites David L bought $4,494 worth of stock or 153 shares. $3,050 worth of stock was bought by Cathell David W on Friday, April 27. $2,262 worth of ACNB Corporation (NASDAQ:ACNB) was bought by Williams James Eugene on Thursday, March 15. The insider Patterson J Emmett bought 153 shares worth $4,494. 77 shares were bought by Kelley Scott L, worth $2,262. Another trade for 77 shares valued at $2,262 was made by Newell Donna M on Thursday, March 15. The insider Stock Alan J bought $4,494.