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Tech stocks have gotten hit by a one-two punch this week, Cowen's David Seaburg explains.
March 27- Accenture Plc warned that weakness in its consulting business that hurt second-quarter results would carry on though the year, sending its shares down as much as 8 percent. Accenture raised its full-year profit forecast and the lower end of its revenue forecast.
March 27- Accenture Plc warned that weakness in its consulting business that hurt second-quarter results would carry on though the year, sending its shares down as much as 8 percent.
Stock futures fell after data.
March 27- Accenture Plc, recently chosen as the lead contractor for the Obamacare enrollment website, raised its full-year profit forecast and the lower end of its revenue forecast.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
March 27- Accenture Plc, recently chosen as the lead contractor for the Obamacare enrollment website, reported a smaller-than-expected 1 percent rise in quarterly revenue due to lower demand in its consulting business.
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Visa requests allowing overseas nationals to work in the U.S. could reach record levels in 2014.
FRANKFURT, March 2- German banker Korbinian Ibel gave up a company car and took a pay cut to seize the chance to join a new organisation that could play a big role in taking European integration to the next level.
Talk about following the money. Investors looking to beat the S&P 500 need only track companies that are spending the most money lobbying Washington.
*Adjusted EPS of C $0.65 misses expectation of C $0.70. TORONTO, Jan 29- Canadian computer services provider CGI Group Inc, the contractor behind the troubled Obamacare enrollment website, reported weaker-than-expected quarterly results on Wednesday, sending its shares to a four-month low.
"Middle-aged or married couples prefer to go back home on time, so don't like to stay back at work till late or do weekends," said Megha Jain, 34, a Bangalore- based employee of an Indian IT company.
Accenture has been chosen to replace CGI Federal as the lead contractor on the Obamacare enrollment website.
The Obama administration is replacing CGI Federal, its main IT contractor for the glitch-prone HealthCare.gov.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
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Some of Thursday's midday movers.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower opening on Thursday after stocks surged yesterday on news from the Fed.