More on Accenture: FQ2 guidance is for revenue of $6.9B-$7.15B, below a $7.17B consensus. FY13...

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More on Accenture: FQ2 guidance is for revenue of $6.9B-$7.15B, below a $7.17B consensus. FY13 guidance is for 4%-7% revenue growth (after forex impact) and EPS of $4.24-$4.32, in-line with a consensus of 5.6% growth and $4.27. $225M in shares were repurchased in FQ1, helping EPS beat estimates in spite of the revenue miss. New bookings were $7.5B, down from $7.8B in year-ago period. Americas sales +8% and Asia-Pac +7%, but EMEA -6%. ACN -4.8% AH. (PR)