TCS surpasses Accenture to become most-valuable IT services firm globally

Topics TCS | Accenture | IT services

Tata group flagship firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Thursday became the most-valuable information technology (IT) company globally, surpassing rival Accenture for the first time.  At the last closing price of Rs 2,825, TCS was valued at $144.73 billion (Rs 10.6 trillion). Accenture is currently valued at $142.4 billion, while IBM’s market cap is $110.5 billion.  TCS now is much more richly-valued with a price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 34x compared to Accenture’s 29x. IBM trades at a P/E of less than 14 times.  In the past fortnight, the Mum.....

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