Nachdem die letzten Q4 Zahlen recht mau waren, wüsste ich nicht warum Q1 besser werden sollten. Im Gegenteil, die Lockdowns sind seitdem wieder härter geworden. Aber ich lasse mich natürlich gerne positiv überraschen:)
Accenture : Fiscal Q1 Results Top Street Views; Raises 2021 EPS Guidance; Shares Gain 6% Pre-Bell 12/17/2020 | 12:29pm GMT
(MT Newswires) -- Accenture (ACN) premarket Thursday reported fiscal Q1 adjusted EPS of $2.17, up from $2.01 in the same period last year. That result surpassed the $2.05 average estimate of analysts surveyed by Capital IQ.
Revenue totaled $11.76 billion for the three months ended Nov. 30, up from $11.36 billion for the prior-year period. That result also exceeded the Cap IQ estimate of $11.36 billion.
The Ireland-based business consultant said it now expects adjusted EPS to be in the range of $8.02 to $8.25, higher than its previous projection of $7.80 to $8.10. Wall Street was looking for $8.03. Net EPS is forecast between $8.17 to $8.40.
Accenture also anticipates fiscal 2021 revenue growth of 4% to 6%. Analysts had projected growth of 4.9%.
The company's US-listed shares rose 6.6% during pre-bell trading.