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Shares of Accenture Plc-A Rise Above Previous 52-Week High

By Amy Schwartz

Accenture Plc-A (NYSE:ACN) traded today at a new 52-week high of $168.00. So far today approximately 166,000 shares have been exchanged, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 2.6 million shares.

Accenture Plc-A (NYSE:ACN) has potential upside of 1.1% based on a current price of $167.78 and analysts' consensus price target of $169.56. The stock should discover initial support at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $158.72 and subsequent support at its 200-day MA of $152.93.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Accenture Plc-A have traded between a low of $123.20 and a high of $168.00 and are now at $167.78, which is 36% above that low price. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.3% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.5%.

Accenture plc provides management and technology consulting services and solutions. The Company delivers a range of specialized capabilities and solutions to clients across all industries on a worldwide basis. Accenture's network of businesses provides consulting, technology, outsourcing, and alliances.

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Ticker(s): ACN