Market cap (billions): $31.5
PEG ratio: 1.1
Earnings growth*: 13%
Debt/equity ratio: 0
The management-consulting and information-technology giant is benefiting from the trend toward outsourcing around the globe. The company also has been able to attract a loyal group of
customers: All of its top clients have been with Accenture for at least five years, and 85% have been working with the company for at least 10 years.
That translates to consistent business and dependable revenue streams for Accenture, whose earnings are expected to increase 13% annually for the next few years. And the stock - with
a price-to-earnings ratio roughly in line with this growth rate - is still a bargain.NEXT: BARGAIN GROWTH: Chubb