WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) shares saw strong trading volume on Monday . 427,938 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 78% from the previous session’s volume of 240,239 shares.The stock last traded at $27.43 and had previously closed at $27.08.

Several analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Robert W. Baird restated a “hold” rating on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research note on Monday, May 16th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded WNS (Holdings) Limited from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 24th. Citigroup Inc. restated a “buy” rating on shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research note on Saturday. Barrington Research assumed coverage on WNS (Holdings) Limited in a research note on Thursday, April 7th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $39.00 target price for the company. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded WNS (Holdings) Limited from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and raised their target price for the company from $33.00 to $36.00 in a research note on Friday, April 29th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $36.25.

The firm has a market cap of $1.41 billion and a PE ratio of 24.51. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $29.21 and a 200 day moving average price of $29.48.

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $0.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ 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. WNS (Holdings) Limited’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. Equities analysts expect that WNS will post $1.93 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of 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 valued at $3,065,000. Morgan Stanley raised 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 valued at $3,560,000 after buying an additional 47,946 shares in the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System raised its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited by 11.8% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 167,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,212,000 after buying an additional 17,700 shares in the last quarter. Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC raised 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 valued at $5,386,000 after buying an additional 78,700 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN raised 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 valued at $7,510,000 after buying an additional 158,532 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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