Accenture (ACN) Investors: Susquehanna Reaffirms “Hold” Rating, Sees $145.0/Share; Last Week Stewart Information Services (STC) Analysts

Among 4 analysts covering Stewart Info (NYSE:STC), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Stewart Info had 11 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded the shares of STC in report on Tuesday, December 13 to “Underperform” rating. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Monday, August 3 by Bruyette & Woods”. The company was maintained on Friday, February 12 by FBR Capital. As per Friday, July 22, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, November 8. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock has “Sell” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, July 21. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Wood given on Wednesday, November 8. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Monday, May 29 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Wood initiated Stewart Information Services Corporation (NYSE:STC) rating on Monday, August 3. Wood has “Market Perform” rating and $42 target. See Stewart Information Services Corporation (NYSE:STC) latest ratings:

21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $46.0 Maintain
08/11/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $39.0 Upgrade
08/11/2017 Broker: Wood Old Rating: Underperform New Rating: Market Perform Upgrade
21/07/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Sell New Target: $38.0000 Maintain

Among 26 analysts covering Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Accenture Plc has $180 highest and $11 lowest target. $144.96’s average target is -5.25% below currents $152.99 stock price. Accenture Plc had 84 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, December 22 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of ACN in report on Monday, September 21 with “Equal-Weight” rating. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, October 3 report. SunTrust maintained the shares of ACN in report on Friday, September 29 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform” on Friday, September 29. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of ACN in report on Thursday, September 21 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, September 9 by Wedbush. BMO Capital Markets maintained Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) on Thursday, December 21 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Monday, May 29. As per Tuesday, May 31, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co.

The stock decreased 0.58% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $152.99. About 1.51 million shares traded. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has risen 4.27% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.43% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It dropped, 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. Argent Trust has invested 0.63% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). X Mgmt owns 3,064 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. 27,403 were accumulated by Hendershot Invests Inc. Clark Management Grp holds 101,574 shares or 0.46% of its portfolio. Moreover, Parametric Assocs Ltd Liability Co has 0.22% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Genesee Valley Trust Co accumulated 26,725 shares or 1.48% of the stock. Adirondack Trust accumulated 0.4% or 3,800 shares. The Alabama-based Fjarde Ap has invested 0.38% in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). Retirement Of Alabama owns 338,898 shares. Tompkins Financial holds 0.44% or 13,792 shares. Janney Mngmt Ltd Co accumulated 324,044 shares. Smithfield Tru holds 0.08% or 4,350 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Mngmt stated it has 0.18% of its portfolio in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN). West Coast Fin Ltd Llc has 10,633 shares. 3,422 are held by Stearns Services Grp Inc.

Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $94.34 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 27.12 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.

The stock increased 0.19% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $43.19. About 82,630 shares traded. Stewart Information Services Corporation (NYSE:STC) has risen 21.48% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.78% the S&P500.