Accenture plc (ACN) will raise its semi-annual dividend by 9.7 percent from $0.93 to $1.02 per share in the fourth quarter of 2014. This follows a 14.8 percent dividend hike in the previous year by the IT-services provider.
The next dividend will be paid on November 17, 2014 to shareholders of record on October 17, 2014. The ex-date for this next semi-annual dividend is October 15, 2014.
Accenture plc provides management and technology consulting services. The company serves clients in various industries and in geographic regions, including North America, Europe and Growth Markets, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.