WNS (Holdings) Limited Company Profile (NYSE:WNS)

About WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)

WNS (Holdings) Limited logoWNS (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. The WNS Global BPM includes the Company's business activities with the exception of WNS Auto Claims BPM. WNS Auto Claims BPM is the Company's automobile claims management business. The Company focuses on various industry verticals, such as insurance; travel and leisure; diversified businesses, including manufacturing, retail, consumer packaged goods (CPG), media and entertainment, and telecommunication (telecom); utilities; consulting and professional services; banking and financial services; healthcare, and shipping and logistics.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:WNS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.wns.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.65 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 50,012,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $30.93
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.41
  • 52 Week Range: $24.82 - $33.96
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 46.52
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.08
  • P/E Growth: 1.07
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $602.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.74
  • Book Value: $8.30 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.98
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $90.18 million
  • Net Margins: 10.02%
  • Return on Equity: 19.83%
  • Return on Assets: 15.18%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 3.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.18%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 215,519 shs.
  • Beta: 0.96
  • Short Ratio: 1.31
 

Frequently Asked Questions for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)

What is WNS (Holdings) Limited's stock symbol?

WNS (Holdings) Limited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WNS."

How were WNS (Holdings) Limited's earnings last quarter?

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.01. The firm earned $159.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $143.21 million. WNS (Holdings) Limited had a net margin of 10.02% and a return on equity of 19.83%. WNS (Holdings) Limited's quarterly revenue was up 11.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.44 earnings per share. View WNS (Holdings) Limited's Earnings History.

When will WNS (Holdings) Limited make its next earnings announcement?

WNS (Holdings) Limited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 12th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for WNS (Holdings) Limited.

What guidance has WNS (Holdings) Limited issued on next quarter's earnings?

WNS (Holdings) Limited updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.88-2.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.91.

Where is WNS (Holdings) Limited's stock going? Where will WNS (Holdings) Limited's stock price be in 2017?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for WNS (Holdings) Limited's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect WNS (Holdings) Limited's share price to reach $34.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for WNS (Holdings) Limited.

What are analysts saying about WNS (Holdings) Limited stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about WNS (Holdings) Limited stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "WNS HOLDINGS is a recognized leader in business process outsourcing.Their proposition is simple: They deliver value to their clients by bringing operational excellence and deep industry and functional knowledge to their critical business processes. They serve several industries, including travel, insurance, financial services, healthcare, professional services, manufacturing, distribution and retail. They also provide essential corporate functions, such as finance and accounting, human resources research and analytics. " (5/20/2017)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "WNS today announced its acquisition of HealthHelp, a care management company that leverages predictive analytics to drive cost savings in the healthcare industry." (3/16/2017)

Who are some of WNS (Holdings) Limited's key competitors?

Who owns WNS (Holdings) Limited stock?

WNS (Holdings) Limited's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. (20.04%), FMR LLC (10.44%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (4.95%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.46%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.82%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.72%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for WNS (Holdings) Limited.

Who sold WNS (Holdings) Limited stock? Who is selling WNS (Holdings) Limited stock?

WNS (Holdings) Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA, Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA and Great Lakes Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for WNS (Holdings) Limited.

Who bought WNS (Holdings) Limited stock? Who is buying WNS (Holdings) Limited stock?

WNS (Holdings) Limited's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for WNS (Holdings) Limited.

How do I buy WNS (Holdings) Limited stock?

Shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of WNS (Holdings) Limited stock cost?

One share of WNS (Holdings) Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.03.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.90)
Consensus Price Target: $34.67 (4.96% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/27/2017Maxim GroupSet Price TargetBuy$38.00LowView Rating Details
1/10/2017Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$35.00N/AView Rating Details
10/20/2016Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetBuy$30.00N/AView Rating Details
9/15/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$35.00 -> $37.00N/AView Rating Details
8/9/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$31.00 -> $36.00N/AView Rating Details
7/20/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
7/18/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$32.00N/AView Rating Details
7/17/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/9/2016Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/7/2016Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$39.00N/AView Rating Details
2/11/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
Earnings by Quarter for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
Earnings History by Quarter for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/12/2017        
4/27/20173/31/2017$0.45$0.46$143.21 million$159.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2017Q317$0.42$0.49$137.65 million$139.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q217$0.46$0.42$138.06 million$143.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/14/2016Q117$0.44$0.45$135.19 million$148.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q416$0.46$0.50$134.72 million$142.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/14/2016Q316$0.47$0.50$137.09 million$144.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2015Q216$0.43$0.51$132.18 million$141.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q116$0.39$0.42$124.82 million$134.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q415$0.41$0.43$126.87 million$132.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/15/2015Q315$0.38$0.47$129.26 million$136.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q215$0.38$0.45$125.87 million$134.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q115$0.33$0.39$119.44 million$131.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q414$0.38$0.40$122.67 million$130.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/15/2014Q314$0.36$0.38$120.21 million$127.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q214$0.31$0.33$116.20 million$123.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q1 2014$0.26$0.28$122.10 million$122.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q4 2013$0.29$0.30$114.32 million$119.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/16/2013Q3 2013$0.27$0.27$108.59 million$113.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.25$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.24$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2012$0.24$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.24$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.20$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.31$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2011$0.30$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20171$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q2 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q3 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q4 20181$0.47$0.47$0.47
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
Latest Headlines for WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS Named a ‘Leader’ in Everest Group Peak Matrix™ Assessment Report 2017 for Property and Casualty Insurance BPO
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 8:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 11:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 11:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS India and WNS Poland Recognized in AON Best Employer Ranking
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $162.36 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.37 Earnings Per Share Expected for WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 2:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWNS's (WNS) CEO Keshav Murugesh on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 28 at 2:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WNS earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 12:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 2:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Given a $38.00 Price Target at Maxim Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 4:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS Announces Fiscal 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 11:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.56
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Receiving Very Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Earning Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 2:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $143.3 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Unlikely to Affect WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.37 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 12:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 10:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS Ranked a ‘Leader’ in NelsonHall’s NEAT Vendor Evaluation for Customer Management Services (CMS) Analytics
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 8:37 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm SC 13G/A WNS (HOLDINGS) LTD Filed by: FMR LLC - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 12 at 9:01 AM
businesswire.com logoWNS to Release Fiscal 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial and Operating Results on April 27, 2017 - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 10 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS to Release Fiscal 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial and Operating Results on April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 1:40 PM
businesswire.com logoWNS Launches Brandttitude - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 25 at 9:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS Launches Brandttitude™
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 3:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Maxim Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 8:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 1:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) Raised by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:37 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-WNS acquires Healthhelp
www.reuters.com - March 16 at 8:56 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWNS Acquires HealthHelp
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:56 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:31 am WNS acquires HealthHelp for consideration of $95.0 mln excluding adjustments for cash, debt and working capital; transaction expected to be immediately accretive to earnings
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:56 PM
streetinsider.com logoWNS Holdings (WNS) Acquires HealthHelp for $95M - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 16 at 3:56 PM
businesswire.com logoWNS Acquires HealthHelp - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 16 at 7:34 AM
zacks.com logoManTech Secures Deal from Department of Veterans Affairs
www.zacks.com - February 21 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as WNS Surpassed Earnings Expectations; Reported Adjusted Operating Margin of 21.3%
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 4:56 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWNS Call scheduled for 8:00 am ET today
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 20 at 3:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WNS earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jan-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 9:01 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWNS Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Earnings, Revises Full Year Guidance
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 19 at 8:01 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2017 WNS (Holdings) Ltd Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 19 at 8:01 AM
streetinsider.com logoWNS Holdings (WNS) to Acquire Denali Sourcing Services for $40M
www.streetinsider.com - January 11 at 2:20 AM
streetinsider.com logoWNS Holdings (WNS) to Acquire Denali Sourcing Services for $40M - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - January 10 at 4:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWNS to Acquire Denali Sourcing Services
au.finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:18 PM

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