ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) Director David B. Kelso sold 7,329 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $60.72, for a total value of $445,016.88. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 4,629 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $281,072.88. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Shares of ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ EXLS) traded up $0.36 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $60.67. The company had a trading volume of 90,800 shares, compared to its average volume of 158,363. The stock has a market cap of $2,080.00, a PE ratio of 25.13, a PEG ratio of 2.08 and a beta of 1.26. ExlService Holdings, Inc. has a 52 week low of $44.25 and a 52 week high of $62.99. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.08, a current ratio of 3.81 and a quick ratio of 3.81.

ExlService (NASDAQ:EXLS) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The business services provider reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $192.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $191.20 million. ExlService had a return on equity of 14.81% and a net margin of 9.94%. ExlService’s quarterly revenue was up 12.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.61 EPS. research analysts anticipate that ExlService Holdings, Inc. will post 2.12 EPS for the current fiscal year.

EXLS has been the subject of a number of research reports. Barrington Research upped their price objective on ExlService from $65.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, October 27th. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $62.00 price objective on shares of ExlService in a report on Friday, September 8th. Needham & Company LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $68.00 price objective (up from $60.00) on shares of ExlService in a report on Sunday, October 29th. Cowen reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of ExlService in a report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded ExlService from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $68.00 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $62.33.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. GSA Capital Partners LLP boosted its holdings in ExlService by 116.2% during the 3rd quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 9,123 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $532,000 after acquiring an additional 4,904 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its holdings in ExlService by 5.9% during the 3rd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 55,718 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $3,249,000 after acquiring an additional 3,118 shares during the period. Kalos Management Inc. purchased a new stake in ExlService during the 3rd quarter valued at about $604,000. Magnetar Financial LLC bought a new position in ExlService during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $1,331,000. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in ExlService by 4.4% during the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,224,813 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $71,431,000 after purchasing an additional 51,490 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 95.73% of the company’s stock.

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About ExlService

ExlService Holdings, Inc is an operations management and analytics company. The Company segments include Insurance; Healthcare; Travel, Transportation and Logistics; Finance and Accounting (F&A); Analytics, and All Other. The Insurance operating segment serves property and casualty insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, annuity and retirement services companies.

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