Analysts at BMO Capital Maintain their Hold rating for Accenture (ACN) with $156.0 Price Target; Mexico Equity & Income Fund (MXE) Sentiment Is 1.33

The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $10.31. About 22,186 shares traded or 131.90% up from the average. Mexico Equity & Income Fund Inc. (MXE) has declined 0.36% since December 22, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.06% the S&P500.

Among 26 analysts covering Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Accenture Plc has $172.0 highest and $11 lowest target. $139.92’s average target is -9.26% below currents $154.2 stock price. Accenture Plc had 76 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, March 30, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. As per Friday, June 16, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $130 target in Tuesday, May 31 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) rating on Monday, March 21. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $116 target. JP Morgan maintained the shares of ACN in report on Monday, March 28 with “Overweight” rating. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, October 23 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, December 4. Citigroup maintained Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) on Monday, March 28 with “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Equalweight” rating on Thursday, July 7 by Barclays Capital. Credit Suisse maintained Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) rating on Monday, March 27. Credit Suisse has “Hold” rating and $124 target.

City Of London Investment Management Co Ltd holds 2.46% of its portfolio in Mexico Equity & Income Fund Inc. for 2.94 million shares. Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. owns 106,740 shares or 0.55% of their US portfolio. Moreover, 1607 Capital Partners Llc has 0.22% invested in the company for 329,326 shares. The New Hampshire-based Lumbard & Kellner Llc has invested 0.11% in the stock. Cornerstone Advisors Inc, a Alabama-based fund reported 41,004 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.05, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 40 investors sold Accenture plc shares while 370 reduced holdings. 97 funds opened positions while 315 raised stakes. 461.53 million shares or 1.06% less from 466.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Waters Parkerson Limited reported 2.88% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 571,895 shares. 43,755 are held by Headinvest Lc. Nippon Life Insur Co has 0.07% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 27,682 shares. Fukoku Mutual Life Com holds 0.05% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) or 2,700 shares. Dimensional Fund Lp holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 1.59M shares. Davenport & Comm Ltd Llc stated it has 0.87% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Wells Fargo Mn reported 0.19% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Marco Management Limited Com holds 0.42% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) or 19,800 shares. 238 were accumulated by Hanson Mcclain. Natl Bank Of America Corporation De owns 7.74 million shares for 0.17% of their portfolio. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas reported 0.42% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Guyasuta Investment Advisors Inc holds 0.09% or 5,343 shares. Finemark State Bank & has 0.05% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 5,490 shares. Ahl Llp reported 0.25% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN).

The stock increased 1.61% or $2.45 during the last trading session, reaching $154.2. About 4.56M shares traded or 129.29% up from the average. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has risen 4.27% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.43% the S&P500.

Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $94.79 billion. The Company’s Communications, Media & Technology segment provides professional services that help clients accelerate and deliver digital transformation, and enhance business results through industry-specific solutions; and serves clients in communications, electronics, high technology, media, and entertainment industries. It has a 28.34 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Financial Services segment offers services that help clients enhance cost efficiency, grow their customer base, manage risk, and transform their operations; and serves clients in banking, capital markets, and insurance industries.