NASDAQ:VRTU - Virtusa Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$52.23 +0.68 (+1.32 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 05:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$51.55
Today's Range$50.38 - $52.42
52-Week Range$34.79 - $58.60
Volume161,200 shs
Average Volume183,577 shs
Market Capitalization$1.60 billion
P/E Ratio58.69
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.25
Virtusa Corporation provides digital engineering and information technology (IT) outsourcing services worldwide. The company offers business and IT consulting services, including advisory/target operating model, business process re-engineering/business management, transformational solution consulting, and business/technology alignment analysis; omni-channel digital strategy, experience design accelerated solution design, and employee engagement; and application portfolio rationalization, SDLC transformation, and BA competency transformation services. It also provides technology implementation services, such as application development, software product engineering, CRM and SAP implementation, content management, enterprise mobility, cloud computing, and social media solutions; systems consolidation and rationalization, technology migration and porting, and legacy application Web-enablement; data management, business intelligence, reporting and decision support, master data management, data integration, and big data analytics; and software quality assurance and managed testing services. In addition, the company offers application outsourcing services comprising application maintenance and support, applications enhancement, and cloud-environment management and support; managed infrastructure, and remote application monitoring and support services; and IT efficiency improvement services. Further, it offers digital engineering and operational excellence services-based, and transformational solutions. The company provides its services to communications and technology; banking, financial services, and insurance; and media and information industries. The company was formerly known as eRunway, Inc. and changed its name to Virtusa Corporation in April 2002. Virtusa Corporation was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Southborough, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Custom computer programming services
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:VRTU
CUSIP92827P10
Phone508-389-7300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.68
Current Ratio2.50
Quick Ratio2.50

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio58.69
Forward P/E Ratio32.85
P/E Growth1.69

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.02 billion
Price / Sales1.52
Cash Flow$1.8754 per share
Price / Cash27.85
Book Value$14.82 per share
Price / Book3.52

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.89
Net Income$1.25 million
Net Margins-0.80%
Return on Equity7.38%
Return on Assets3.58%

Miscellaneous

Employees21,145
Outstanding Shares29,740,000
Market Cap$1.60 billion

Virtusa (NASDAQ:VRTU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Virtusa's stock symbol?

Virtusa trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRTU."

How will Virtusa's stock buyback program work?

Virtusa declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $30,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 3.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Virtusa's earnings last quarter?

Virtusa Co. (NASDAQ:VRTU) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The information technology services provider reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.03. The information technology services provider had revenue of $300 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $298 million. Virtusa had a positive return on equity of 7.38% and a negative net margin of 0.80%. The company's revenue was up 32.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.25 EPS. View Virtusa's Earnings History.

When is Virtusa's next earnings date?

Virtusa is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Virtusa.

What guidance has Virtusa issued on next quarter's earnings?

Virtusa issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.16-2.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.20. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.235-1.265 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.25 billion.Virtusa also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.50-0.56 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for VRTU?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Virtusa's stock. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Virtusa's share price to reach $62.7143 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Virtusa.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Virtusa?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Virtusa in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Virtusa.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Virtusa stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Virtusa stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Virtusa Corporation is a global provider of information technology (IT) consulting and outsourcing services that accelerate business outcomes for Global 2000 companies and leading software vendors in banking and financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, technology, and media & entertainment. The company also provides technology implementation services, such as application development, software product engineering. In addition, it offers application outsourcing services, such as the application maintenance and support, maintenance and enhancement of applications, and cloud-environment management and support; managed infrastructure services, and remote application monitoring and support; Virtusa delivers services across the IT lifecycle, including consulting, solution design, technology selection, implementation, testing, and maintenance, including infrastructure support. The company was formerly known as eRunway, Inc. and changed its name to Virtusa Corporation. " (9/11/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We increased our fiscal 2019 and fiscal 2020 non-GAAP EPS forecasts to $2.25 and $2.78 from $2.20 and $2.66, respectively." (8/10/2018)
  • 3. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ". We maintain our Overweight rating on Virtusa and our 12-mo. PT of $60 following meetings with management. The meetings focused on the recent acquisition (eTouch) and the outlook for the largest client. VRTU just completed a strong FY18 (ended March 2018) and is looking to continue the momentum. Virtusa saw strong performance in the BFSI (Banking, Financial Services & Insurance) vertical in FY18, including a new large contract at a large banking customer. We see reason for optimism as growth rates have improved along with margins." (5/29/2018)

Who are some of Virtusa's key competitors?

Who are Virtusa's key executives?

Virtusa's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Krishan Aruna Canekeratne, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Samir Dhir, Pres (Age 47)
  • Mr. Ranjan Kalia, Exec. VP of Fin., CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Thomas R. Holler, Exec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Raj Rajgopal, Pres of Digital Bus. Strategy (Age 58)

Who are Virtusa's major shareholders?

Virtusa's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Summit Creek Advisors LLC (0.59%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.24%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.12%) and Alpha Windward LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Virtusa stock include Kris A Canekeratne, Raj Rajgopal, Ranjan Kalia, Robert E Davoli, Roger Keith Modder, Ronald T Maheu, Rowland T Moriarty, Samir Dhir, Sundararajan Narayanan, Thomas R Holler, Trust Martin and William K O'brien. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Virtusa.

Which major investors are selling Virtusa stock?

VRTU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Virtusa company stock in the last year include Kris A Canekeratne, Raj Rajgopal, Ranjan Kalia, Robert E Davoli, Roger Keith Modder, Rowland T Moriarty, Samir Dhir, Sundararajan Narayanan, Thomas R Holler and William K O'brien. View Insider Buying and Selling for Virtusa.

Which major investors are buying Virtusa stock?

VRTU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Summit Creek Advisors LLC, Alpha Windward LLC and Scout Investments Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Virtusa.

How do I buy shares of Virtusa?

Shares of VRTU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Virtusa's stock price today?

One share of VRTU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.23.

How big of a company is Virtusa?

Virtusa has a market capitalization of $1.60 billion and generates $1.02 billion in revenue each year. The information technology services provider earns $1.25 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.89 on an earnings per share basis. Virtusa employs 21,145 workers across the globe.

What is Virtusa's official website?

The official website for Virtusa is http://www.virtusa.com.

How can I contact Virtusa?

Virtusa's mailing address is 132 TURNPIKE RD, SOUTHBOROUGH MA, 01772. The information technology services provider can be reached via phone at 508-389-7300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Virtusa (NASDAQ VRTU)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  347 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  204 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  551
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This page was last updated on 10/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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