WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)’s share price fell 2.2% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as $26.28 and last traded at $26.28, with a volume of 81,355 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $26.86.

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on WNS. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research note on Tuesday, April 19th. Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research note on Tuesday, May 3rd. Barrington Research began coverage on WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research note on Thursday, April 7th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $39.00 price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised WNS (Holdings) Limited from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and upped their price target for the company from $33.00 to $36.00 in a research note on Friday, April 29th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered WNS (Holdings) Limited from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 4th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eight have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $36.25.

The stock has a 50 day moving average of $29.40 and a 200 day moving average of $29.59. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.34 billion and a P/E ratio of 23.26.

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $142.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $134.72 million. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.43 earnings per share. Analysts predict that WNS will post $1.94 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds and institutional investors have made changes to their positions in the stock. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA acquired a new position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited during the fourth quarter worth about $3,065,000. Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 83.7% in the fourth quarter. Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC now owns 172,675 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,386,000 after buying an additional 78,700 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 192.7% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 240,793 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,510,000 after buying an additional 158,532 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley increased its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 72.4% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 114,130 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,560,000 after buying an additional 47,946 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Todd Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 0.6% in the fourth quarter. Todd Asset Management LLC now owns 430,862 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,439,000 after buying an additional 2,395 shares in the last quarter.

WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) is engaged in providing business process management (BPM) services. The Company offers data, voice, analytical and business transformation services. The Company operates through two business segments: WNS Global BPM and WNS Auto Claims BPM. The WNS Global BPM segment is delivered out of the Company’s delivery centers in China, Costa Rica, India, the Philippines, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, the United Kingdom and the United States.

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