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Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
Revises Guidance
FY 2012
12/15/2011
4:05:01 PM
$3.76 to $3.84
$29.3 bil to $30.1 bil
$3.83
$27.57 bil
-3.5%
-3.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Revises Guidance

Accenture Ltd. said it expects second quarter earnings revenue of $6.5 billion to $6.8 billion. The current consensus estimate is revenue of $6.61 billion for the quarter ending February 29, 2012. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2012 earnings of $3.76 to $3.84 per share and continues to expect revenue of $29.3 billion to $30.1 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $3.80 to $3.88 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.83 per share on revenue of $27.57 billion for the year ending August 31, 2012.
Revenue Above Estimates
Q 05/2012
3/22/2012
4:01:00 PM
2.1%
0.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Raises Guidance with Revenue Above Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects third quarter revenueof $7.05 billion to $7.25 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $6.98 billion for the quarter ending May 31, 2012. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2012 earnings of $3.82 to $3.90 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $3.76 to $3.84 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.82 per share for the year ending August 31, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2012
6/28/2012
4:01:00 PM
$3.80 to $3.84
$3.86
6.1%
0.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Lowers Guidance

Accenture Ltd. said it expects fourth quarter revenue of of $6.60 billion to $6.85 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $6.98 billion for the quarter ending August 31, 2012. The company also said it now expects 2012 earnings of $3.80 to $3.84 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $3.82 to $3.90 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.86 per share for the year ending August 31, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2013
9/27/2012
4:01:01 PM
$4.22 to $4.30
7.1%
4.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Sees Fiscal Year Earnings Above Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects first quarter revenue of $7.10 billion to $7.35 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.25 billion for the quarter ending November 30, 2012. The company also said it expects fiscal 2013 earnings of $4.22 to $4.30 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $4.15 per share for the year ending August 31, 2013.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2013
12/19/2012
4:01:01 PM
$4.24 to $4.32
$4.27
-2.0%
-1.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects second quarter revenue of of $6.90 billion to $7.15 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.13 billion for the quarter ending February 28, 2013. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2013 earnings of $4.24 to $4.32 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.22 to $4.30 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.27 per share for the year ending August 31, 2013.
Q1 Below/FY In-line
FY 2013
3/28/2013
7:30:01 AM
$4.24 to $4.32
$4.28
1.5%
3.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Sees Third Quarter Revenue Below Estimates; Reaffirms for the Year

Accenture Ltd. said it expects third quarter revenue of of $7.25 billion to $7.50 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.61 billion for the quarter ending May 31, 2013. The company also said it continues to expect fiscal 2013 earnings of $4.24 to $4.32 per share, excluding a one-time benefit of $0.65 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $4.28 per share for the year ending August 31, 2013.
Revenue Below Estimates
Q 08/2013
6/27/2013
4:01:00 PM
-10.3%
2.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Guides Below Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $6.70 billion to $7.00 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.37 billion for the quarter ending August 31, 2013.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
FY 2014
9/26/2013
4:01:01 PM
$4.42 to $4.54
-2.3%
-1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Sees Revenue Below Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects first quarter revenue of $7.00 billion to $7.30 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.38 billion for the quarter ending November 30, 2013. The company also said it expects fiscal 2014 earnings of $4.42 to $4.54 per share on revenue of $29.13 billion to $30.28 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $4.51 per share on revenue of $29.78 billion for the year ending August 31, 2014.
Q2 Below/FY In-line
FY 2014
12/19/2013
7:00:02 AM
$4.44 to $4.56
$29.13 bil to $30.28 bil
$4.47
$29.58 bil
5.1%
6.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Sees Second Quarter Revenue Below Estimates, Nudges Fiscal Year Earnings Guidance Higher

Accenture Ltd. said it expects second quarter revenue of $6.95 billion to $7.25 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.29 billion for the quarter ending February 28, 2014. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2014 earnings of $4.44 to $4.56 per share and continues to expect revenue of $29.13 billion to $30.28 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.42 to $4.54 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.47 per share on revenue of $29.58 billion for the year ending August 31, 2014.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2014
3/27/2014
7:01:29 AM
$4.50 to $4.62
$29.42 bil to $30.28 bil
$4.50
$29.64 bil
-5.0%
-0.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects third quarter revenue of $7.40 billion to $7.65 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.56 billion for the quarter ending May 31, 2014. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2014 earnings of $4.50 to $4.62 per share on revenue of $29.42 billion to $30.28 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.44 to $4.56 per share on revenue of $29.13 billion to $30.28 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.50 per share on revenue of $29.64 billion for the year ending August 31, 2014.
Narrows Guidance
FY 2014
6/26/2014
7:01:08 AM
$4.50 to $4.54
$4.54
-1.8%
-1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Narrows Guidance

Accenture Ltd. said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $7.45 billion to $7.70 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.56 billion for the quarter ending August 31, 2014. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2014 earnings of $4.50 to $4.54 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.50 to $4.62 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.54 per share for the year ending August 31, 2014.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2015
9/24/2014
7:01:06 AM
$4.74 to $4.88
0.8%
2.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Guides Below Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects first quarter revenue of $7.55 billion to $7.80 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.82 billion for the quarter ending November 30, 2014. The company also said it expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.74 to $4.88 per share on revenue of $30.60 billion to $31.50 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $4.91 per share on revenue of $31.61 billion for the year ending August 31, 2015.
Lowers Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
12/18/2014
7:01:03 AM
$4.66 to $4.80
$4.80
5.2%
3.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Lowers Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects second quarter revenue of $7.25 billion to $7.50 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.52 billion for the quarter ending February 28, 2015. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.66 to $4.80 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.74 to $4.88 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.80 per share for the year ending August 31, 2015.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
FY 2015
3/26/2015
7:01:00 AM
$4.66 to $4.76
$4.75
6.8%
2.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Sees Third Quarter Revenue Below Estimates; Narrows 2015 Earnings Guidance

Accenture Ltd. said it expects third quarter revenue of $7.35 billion to $7.60 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.67 billion for the quarter ending May 31, 2015. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.66 to $4.76 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.66 to $4.80 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.75 per share for the year ending August 31, 2015.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
6/25/2015
7:01:00 AM
$4.73 to $4.78
$4.75
1.7%
-2.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Raises Earnings Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $7.45 billion to $7.70 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.57 billion for the quarter ending August 31, 2015. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.73 to $4.78 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.66 to $4.76 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $4.75 per share for the year ending August 31, 2015.
Q1 Below/FY In-line
FY 2016
9/24/2015
6:59:00 AM
$5.09 to $5.24
-0.1%
2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Sees First Quarter Revenue Below Estimates; Fiscal Year Earnings In-line

Accenture Ltd. said it expects first quarter revenue of $7.70 billion to $7.95 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $8.11 billion for the quarter ending November 30, 2015. The company also said it expects fiscal 2016 earnings of $5.09 to $5.24 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.21 per share for the year ending August 31, 2016.
Reaffirms
FY 2016
12/17/2015
6:59:00 AM
$5.09 to $5.24
$5.21
-5.3%
-2.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Reaffirms

Accenture Ltd. said it expects second quarter revenue of $7.50 billion to $7.75 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $7.75 billion for the quarter ending February 29, 2016. The company also said it continues to expect fiscal 2016 earnings of $5.09 to $5.24 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.21 per share for the year ending August 31, 2016.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2016
3/24/2016
6:59:00 AM
$5.21 to $5.32
$31.8 bil to $32.5 bil
$5.21
$32.2 bil
6.2%
6.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Accenture Ltd. said it expects third quarter revenue of $8.10 million to $8.35 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $8.17 billion for the quarter ending May 31, 2016. The company also said it now expects fiscal 2016 earnings of $5.21 to $5.32 per share on revenue of $31.8 billion to $32.5 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.09 to $5.24 per share on revenue of $31.3 billion to $32.2 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.21 per share on revenue of $32.2 billion for the year ending August 31, 2016.
In-line Guidance
FY 2017
9/29/2016
6:59:00 AM
$5.75 to $5.98
4.3%
-1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Accenture Guides In-line

Accenture Ltd. said it expects first quarter revenue of $8.40 billion to $8.65 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $8.54 billion for the quarter ending November 30, 2016. The company also said it expects fiscal 2017 earnings of $5.75 to $5.98 per share on revenue of $34.53 billion to $35.51 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.82 per share on revenue of $34.89 billion for the year ending August 31, 2017.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
12/15/2011
4:05:01 PM
Nov '11
Q1 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.96
$7.6 Bil
$0.97
$0.94
$6.9 Bil
-1.0%
10.8%
20.1%
17.1%
-2.9%
-3.0%
3/22/2012
4:01:00 PM
Feb '12
Q2 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.97
$7.3 Bil
$0.87
$0.86
$6.6 Bil
11.5%
9.7%
28.0%
11.8%
0.8%
0.8%
6/28/2012
4:01:00 PM
May '12
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.03
$7.6 Bil
$1.03
$0.99
$7.1 Bil
-
7.0%
9.7%
6.1%
3.2%
0.0%
9/27/2012
4:01:01 PM
Aug '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.88
$7.3 Bil
-
$0.88
-
-
-
-5.5%
1.6%
3.7%
4.3%
12/19/2012
4:01:01 PM
Nov '12
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.06
$7.7 Bil
$1.06
$1.04
$7.3 Bil
-
5.2%
8.8%
1.0%
-4.6%
-1.4%
3/28/2013
7:30:01 AM
Feb '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.00
$7.5 Bil
$0.99
$0.97
$7.1 Bil
1.0%
6.0%
-1.4%
3.2%
-1.5%
3.8%
6/27/2013
4:01:00 PM
May '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.14
$7.2 Bil
$1.17
$1.14
$7.4 Bil
-2.6%
-3.1%
10.4%
-5.8%
-10.5%
2.6%
9/26/2013
4:01:01 PM
Aug '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$1.01
$7.5 Bil
$1.02
$1.00
$6.9 Bil
-1.0%
9.2%
16.0%
3.2%
-1.8%
-1.7%
12/19/2013
7:00:02 AM
Nov '13
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.15
$7.8 Bil
$1.11
$1.09
$7.3 Bil
3.6%
7.6%
7.6%
1.7%
2.5%
6.0%
3/27/2014
7:01:29 AM
Feb '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$1.03
$7.6 Bil
$1.07
$1.04
$7.2 Bil
-3.7%
5.0%
12.5%
1.0%
-3.4%
-0.9%
6/26/2014
7:01:08 AM
May '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$1.26
$8.2 Bil
$1.23
$1.21
$7.5 Bil
2.4%
9.3%
7.5%
14.5%
-0.1%
-1.7%
9/24/2014
7:01:06 AM
Aug '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.08
$7.8 Bil
$1.12
$1.10
-
-3.6%
-
4.5%
3.4%
-2.1%
2.3%
12/18/2014
7:01:03 AM
Nov '14
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.29
$8.3 Bil
$1.22
$1.19
$7.7 Bil
5.7%
8.1%
10.6%
7.0%
3.3%
3.6%
3/26/2015
7:01:00 AM
Feb '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$1.08
$7.9 Bil
$1.10
$1.07
$7.4 Bil
-1.8%
7.5%
2.5%
4.8%
3.7%
2.9%
6/25/2015
7:01:00 AM
May '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.30
$8.3 Bil
$1.23
$1.21
$7.6 Bil
5.7%
9.6%
2.1%
0.4%
2.5%
-2.9%
9/24/2015
6:59:00 AM
Aug '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$1.15
$8.4 Bil
$1.13
$1.11
$7.7 Bil
1.8%
8.9%
5.2%
7.5%
-2.1%
2.8%
12/17/2015
6:59:00 AM
Nov '15
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
$1.28
$8.5 Bil
$1.34
$1.31
$7.9 Bil
-4.5%
6.8%
-1.5%
1.5%
-1.9%
-2.6%
3/24/2016
6:59:00 AM
Feb '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$1.34
$8.4 Bil
$1.21
$1.18
$7.7 Bil
10.7%
8.8%
22.3%
5.9%
1.0%
6.1%
6/23/2016
7:10:00 AM
May '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
$1.41
$9.0 Bil
$1.44
$1.40
$8.3 Bil
-2.1%
7.8%
7.5%
8.4%
-0.4%
-4.4%
9/29/2016
6:59:00 AM
Aug '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$1.31
$9.0 Bil
$1.32
$1.30
$8.4 Bil
-0.8%
6.9%
19.5%
7.2%
3.4%
-1.7%
EPS
Rev
-
-
$1.50
$1.49
$8.6 Bil
-
-
17.2%
1.3%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$1.35
$8.6 Bil
-
-
0.7%
1.8%
9/27/2011
$53.65
$3.40
$27.35 Bil
-
-
-
9/27/2012
$65.38
$3.84
$29.78 Bil
12.9%
8.9%
21.9%
9/26/2013
$75.87
$4.21
$30.39 Bil
9.6%
2.1%
16.0%
9/24/2014
$80.20
$4.52
$31.87 Bil
7.4%
4.9%
5.7%
9/24/2015
$97.77
$4.82
$32.91 Bil
6.6%
3.3%
21.9%
9/29/2016
$121.64
$5.34
$34.80 Bil
10.8%
5.7%
24.4%
9/29/2017
$122.79
$5.91
$35.12 Bil
10.7%
0.9%
0.9%
9/29/2018
$113.43
$6.45
$37.31 Bil
9.1%
6.2%
-7.6%
9/29/2019
-
$6.93
-
7.4%
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$106
-14%
Projected Price
$113
-8%