Accenture plc. (ACN) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Accenture plc. (ACN), hence the stock is down -6.21% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.49% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.11% and the stock has fallen -0.02% in the past 1 week. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.02% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.2%.
Accenture plc. (NYSE:ACN): The stock opened at $116.48 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $116.64 for the day. The stock traded down to $114.25 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $115.09 with a loss of -1.44% for the day. The stock had closed at $116.77 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,749,041 shares.
The company Insiders own 0.17% of Accenture plc. shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -8.77% . Institutional Investors own 77.59% of Accenture plc. shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.81%. In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Nanterme Pierre, Director Officer (Chairman & Ceo) of Accenture plc, had unloaded 46,739 shares at an average price of $111.32 in a transaction dated on June 29, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $5,202,985.
Accenture plc is engaged in providing management consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Companys business is structured around five operating groups, which together consists of 19 industry groups serving clients in industries globally. The Companys segment includes Communications, Media & Technology, Financial Services, Health & Public Service, Products and Resources. The Communications, Media & Technology segment serves the communications, electronics, technology, media and entertainment industries. The Financial Services segment serves the banking, capital markets and insurance industries. The Health & Public Service segment serves healthcare payers and providers, government departments, public service organizations, educational institutions and non-profit organizations. The Products segment serves consumer-relevant industries. The Resources segment serves the chemicals, energy, forest products, metals and mining, utilities and related industries.