Jump Financial LLC Raises Stock Position in WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNS)

Jump Financial LLC grew its position in shares of WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE:WNSFree Report) by 86.9% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 30,943 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 14,386 shares during the quarter. Jump Financial LLC’s holdings in WNS were worth $1,956,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. AGF Management Ltd. bought a new position in shares of WNS in the 4th quarter worth approximately $13,137,000. Norden Group LLC increased its position in WNS by 48.1% in the fourth quarter. Norden Group LLC now owns 4,691 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $296,000 after buying an additional 1,524 shares in the last quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp raised its stake in shares of WNS by 86.5% in the fourth quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 2,411 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $152,000 after buying an additional 1,118 shares during the period. Alliance Wealth Advisors LLC UT grew its stake in shares of WNS by 3.4% during the 4th quarter. Alliance Wealth Advisors LLC UT now owns 5,563 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $352,000 after acquiring an additional 185 shares during the period. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. raised its stake in WNS by 0.3% during the 4th quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 246,905 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $15,658,000 after acquiring an additional 762 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 97.36% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on WNS shares. TD Cowen cut their price target on WNS from $70.00 to $64.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, April 26th. Needham & Company LLC cut their price target on WNS from $80.00 to $60.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, April 25th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft downgraded WNS from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and lowered their target price for the company from $64.00 to $44.00 in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Barrington Research reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a $72.00 price target on shares of WNS in a research note on Monday, April 15th. Finally, StockNews.com cut shares of WNS from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 2nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, WNS currently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $72.44.

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WNS Price Performance

Shares of WNS stock opened at $50.49 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.82, a current ratio of 1.71 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35. WNS has a 52 week low of $39.85 and a 52 week high of $80.27. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $50.17 and a 200 day moving average price of $57.28.

WNS (NYSE:WNSGet Free Report) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The business services provider reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.85 by $0.11. WNS had a return on equity of 22.23% and a net margin of 10.59%. The company had revenue of $325.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $322.92 million. As a group, equities research analysts predict that WNS will post 3.62 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

WNS Company Profile

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

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