WNS (NYSE:WNS) Releases FY20 Earnings Guidance

WNS (NYSE:WNS) issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.75-2.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.80. The company issued revenue guidance of $855-895 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $873.02 million.WNS also updated its FY 2020 guidance to $2.75-2.95 EPS.

WNS stock traded up $0.56 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $62.86. The stock had a trading volume of 184,450 shares, compared to its average volume of 151,982. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $58.76. The firm has a market cap of $3.19 billion, a PE ratio of 27.94, a PEG ratio of 2.20 and a beta of 1.05. WNS has a 12 month low of $39.24 and a 12 month high of $63.52. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06, a current ratio of 2.07 and a quick ratio of 2.07.

WNS (NYSE:WNS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 18th. The business services provider reported $0.72 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.24. The business had revenue of $214.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $207.51 million. WNS had a return on equity of 24.35% and a net margin of 13.44%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.59 earnings per share. Research analysts forecast that WNS will post 2.3 earnings per share for the current year.

Several equities analysts recently issued reports on WNS shares. Barrington Research raised their price target on WNS from $68.00 to $72.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Friday. Zacks Investment Research cut Green Plains from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Thursday, June 27th. Wedbush reiterated an outperform rating on shares of WNS in a report on Tuesday. Cantor Fitzgerald raised their price target on WNS from $63.00 to $68.00 and gave the company an overweight rating in a report on Friday. Finally, Cowen raised their price target on WNS from $62.00 to $70.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Friday. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $65.63.

WNS Company Profile

WNS (Holdings) Limited, a business process management company, together with its subsidiaries, provides data, voice, analytical, and business transformation services worldwide. It operates through two segments, WNS Global BPM and WNS Auto Claims BPM. The company offers industry-specific services to clients primarily in insurance; travel and leisure; diversified businesses, including manufacturing, retail, consumer packaged goods, media and entertainment, and telecommunication; utilities; consulting and professional services; healthcare; banking and financial services; and shipping and logistics industries.

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