Accenture plc - Ordinary Shares - Class A

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Management Compensation, Positive Earnings Pre-Announcement, Labor Issues

Accenture Q2 Adj. EPS $2.03

Published: 03/18/2021 11:18 GMT
Accenture plc - Ordinary Shares - Class A (ACN) - Accenture Reports Very Strong Second-quarter Results and Raises Business Outlook for Fiscal 2021.
Q2 Adjusted Earnings per Share $2.03.
Q2 GAAP Earnings per Share $2.23.
Sees FY GAAP Earnings per Share $8.67 to $8.85.
Q2 Revenue $12.1 Billion Versus Refinitiv Ibes Estimate of $11.83 Billion.
Sees Q3 Revenue $12.55 Billion to $12.95 Billion.
Now Expects Full-year Revenue Growth of 6.5% to 8.5% in Local Currency; Operating Margin of 15.0% to 15.1%.company Announces One-time Bonus, Equal to One Week of Base Pay, for All People Below Managing Director.
Now Expects Full-year GAAP EPS of $8.67 to $8.85; Adjusted EPS of $8.32 to $8.50.
Now Expects Full-year Free Cash Flow of $7.0 Billion to $7.5 Billion; and Cash Returned to Shareholders of at Least $5.8 Billion.
Have Returned to Overall Pre-pandemic Growth Ahead of Expectations While Continuing to Take Market Share Faster Than Before Pandemic.
Consulting Revenues for Quarter Were $6.44 Billion, an Increase of 4% in U.S. Dollars.
Have Seen Another Quarter of Strong, Broad-based Demand for Services Across Geographic Markets and Industries.
New Bookings for Q2 Were $16.0 Billion, a 13% Increase From Q2 Last Year.
Q3 Revenue View $12.18 Billion -- Refinitiv Ibes Data (analyst estimates).
Qtrly Outsourcing Revenues Were $5.65 Billion, an Increase of 14% in U.S. Dollars.
FY2021 Earnings per Share View $8.24, Revenue View $47.83 Billion -- Refinitiv Ibes Data (analyst estimates).
Revenue is expected to be $12.76 Billion
Adjusted EPS is expected to be $2.24

Next Quarter Revenue Guidance is expected to be $12.5 Billion
Next Quarter EPS Guidance is expected to be $2.04

More details on our Analysts Page.