WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Robert W. Baird in a research report issued on Wednesday.

Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $38.00 price target on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Cowen and Company upgraded WNS (Holdings) Limited from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $38.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, June 14th. Bank of America Corporation lifted their price target on WNS (Holdings) Limited from $37.00 to $38.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 21st. Wedbush assumed coverage on WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. They set an “outperform” rating and a $42.00 price target on the stock. Finally, Citigroup Inc. lifted their price target on WNS (Holdings) Limited from $38.00 to $40.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 21st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. WNS (Holdings) Limited presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $39.00.

Shares of WNS (NYSE WNS) traded up 0.99% on Wednesday, reaching $37.56. The company had a trading volume of 57,307 shares. The company has a market capitalization of $1.90 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 50.08 and a beta of 0.98. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $36.01 and a 200-day moving average price of $33.50. WNS has a 12 month low of $24.82 and a 12 month high of $37.76.

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. The business services provider reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.45. WNS (Holdings) Limited had a return on equity of 18.73% and a net margin of 6.66%. The company had revenue of $175.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $162.73 million. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.45 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 18.4% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts forecast that WNS will post $1.99 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. 1st Global Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in the 2nd quarter worth $223,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 28.0% in the 1st quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 7,860 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $224,000 after acquiring an additional 1,720 shares during the last quarter. Financial Counselors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in the 2nd quarter worth $236,000. LaSalle Street Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in the 2nd quarter worth $246,000. Finally, Stifel Financial Corp grew its holdings in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 3.3% in the 1st quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 10,905 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $312,000 after acquiring an additional 344 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 86.23% of the company’s stock.

WNS (Holdings) Limited Company Profile

WNS (Holdings) Limited is a global provider of business process management (BPM) services. The Company offers data, voice, analytical and business transformation services. The Company’s segments include WNS Global BPM and WNS Auto Claims BPM. Its operating segments include travel, insurance, banking and financial services, healthcare, utilities, retail and consumer products groups, auto claims and others.

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