WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) had its target price increased by Robert W. Baird from $35.00 to $37.00 in a report published on Thursday morning. Robert W. Baird currently has an outperform rating on the stock.
A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on WNS. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Friday, September 9th. SunTrust Banks Inc. raised shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited from a neutral rating to a buy rating and upped their target price for the company from $31.00 to $36.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a report on Saturday, July 9th. Cowen and Company began coverage on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. They issued a market perform rating on the stock. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $32.00 target price on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a report on Monday, July 18th. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $36.00.
WNS (NYSE:WNS) opened at 29.80 on Thursday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $29.51 and its 200-day moving average is $29.64. The company has a market cap of $1.51 billion, a PE ratio of 26.85 and a beta of 0.50. WNS has a 52 week low of $25.01 and a 52 week high of $34.37.
WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 14th. The company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.01. The firm earned $148 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $135.19 million. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.42 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect that WNS will post $1.86 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in WNS. RS Investment Management Co. LLC acquired a new position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited during the second quarter worth about $27,794,000. FMR LLC raised its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 9.0% in the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 5,227,599 shares of the company’s stock worth $141,145,000 after buying an additional 431,254 shares during the last quarter. Emerald Acquisition Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited during the second quarter worth about $6,550,000. Elk Creek Partners LLC raised its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 19.9% in the second quarter. Elk Creek Partners LLC now owns 910,726 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,590,000 after buying an additional 150,991 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC raised its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 11.2% in the second quarter. Chartwell Investment Partners LLC now owns 1,304,542 shares of the company’s stock worth $35,223,000 after buying an additional 131,825 shares during the last quarter.
About WNS (Holdings) Limited
WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) is engaged in providing business process management (BPM) services. The Company offers data, voice, analytical and business transformation services. The Company operates through two business segments: WNS Global BPM and WNS Auto Claims BPM. The WNS Global BPM segment is delivered out of the Company’s delivery centers in China, Costa Rica, India, the Philippines, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, the United Kingdom and the United States.
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