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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 1.66
WNS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
54% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. WNS: 1.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WNS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.89 Max: 16102.5
Current: 1.66
0.15
16102.5
Equity-to-Asset 0.61
WNS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
65% of the 666 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. WNS: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WNS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.58 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.61
0.34
0.78
Interest Coverage 34.18
WNS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
64% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.26 vs. WNS: 34.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WNS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.78  Med: 13.6 Max: 1837.67
Current: 34.18
1.78
1837.67
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 5.74
Beneish M-Score: -2.66
WACC vs ROIC
7.61%
11.32%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 8.26
WNS's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
59% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.01 vs. WNS: 8.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WNS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 6.23 Max: 13.2
Current: 8.26
1.2
13.2
Net Margin % 6.66
WNS's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
62% of the 682 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. WNS: 6.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WNS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 3.78 Max: 10.98
Current: 6.66
0.64
10.98
ROE % 10.33
WNS's ROE % is ranked higher than
54% of the 663 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.54 vs. WNS: 10.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WNS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.68  Med: 7.08 Max: 16.42
Current: 10.33
1.68
16.42
ROA % 7.06
WNS's ROA % is ranked higher than
70% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. WNS: 7.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WNS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 3.68 Max: 11.34
Current: 7.06
0.67
11.34
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 55.12
WNS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
68% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.48 vs. WNS: 55.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WNS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.58  Med: 48.89 Max: 101.04
Current: 55.12
29.58
101.04
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 6.10
WNS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
55% of the 557 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. WNS: 6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WNS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.3  Med: 6.1 Max: 44.7
Current: 6.1
-12.3
44.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -1.30
WNS's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
74% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. WNS: -1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WNS' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 12.7 Max: 65.2
Current: -1.3
0
65.2
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -3.50
WNS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
90% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. WNS: -3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
WNS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.3  Med: 22.1 Max: 72.4
Current: -3.5
-50.3
72.4
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Guru Trades

Q3 2016

WNS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ken Fisher 163,868 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,265,300 sh (-8.15%)
Columbia Wanger 1,322,775 sh (-38.44%)
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Q4 2016

WNS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Ken Fisher 260,393 sh (+58.90%)
Jim Simons 1,398,800 sh (+10.55%)
Columbia Wanger 421,831 sh (-68.11%)
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Q1 2017

WNS Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Diamond Hill Capital 305,471 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 115,400 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 464,971 sh (+10.23%)
Jim Simons 1,408,223 sh (+0.67%)
Ken Fisher 210,958 sh (-18.98%)
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Q2 2017

WNS Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Ken Fisher 210,958 sh (unchged)
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services    NAICS: 561499    SIC: 7389
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Traded in other countries:W9N.Germany,
Headquarter Location:India
WNS (Holdings) Ltd is end-to-end providers of business process outsourcing services to clients across the world.

WNS (Holdings) Ltd is a global provider of business process management (BPM) services, offering comprehensive data, voice, analytical and business transformation services with a blended onshore, near shore and offshore delivery model. The company has several operating segments based on a mix of industry and the types of services. Most of its revenue comes from providing business process management services and on geographic terms from Jersey, Channel Islands. The company transfers the business processes of clients to delivery centers, located in China, Costa Rica, India, the Philippines, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, the UK and the US, with a view to offer cost savings, operational flexibility, improved quality and actionable insights to the clients.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 42.11
WNS's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.91 vs. WNS: 42.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WNS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.18  Med: 32.76 Max: 374
Current: 42.11
15.18
374
Forward PE Ratio 17.39
WNS's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.89 vs. WNS: 17.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 42.11
WNS's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
83% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.16 vs. WNS: 42.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WNS' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.18  Med: 32.76 Max: 374
Current: 42.11
15.18
374
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 46.22
WNS's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
68% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.36 vs. WNS: 46.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
WNS' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.99  Med: 23.71 Max: 50.8
Current: 46.22
6.99
50.8
PB Ratio 3.94
WNS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 649 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. WNS: 3.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WNS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 3.03 Max: 7.74
Current: 3.94
0.86
7.74
PS Ratio 2.77
WNS's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. WNS: 2.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WNS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.73 Max: 5.42
Current: 2.77
0.31
5.42
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 30.73
WNS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
64% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.51 vs. WNS: 30.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WNS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.05  Med: 19.38 Max: 706
Current: 30.73
4.05
706
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 23.46
WNS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
72% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.18 vs. WNS: 23.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WNS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.6  Med: 13.52 Max: 174.36
Current: 23.46
2.6
174.36
EV-to-EBIT 26.51
WNS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
77% of the 530 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.20 vs. WNS: 26.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WNS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.9  Med: 21.3 Max: 117.1
Current: 26.51
11.9
117.1
EV-to-EBITDA 20.47
WNS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. WNS: 20.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WNS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6  Med: 12.5 Max: 99.9
Current: 20.47
6
99.9
PEG Ratio 6.68
WNS's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. WNS: 6.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
WNS' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 3.16 Max: 95.51
Current: 6.68
0.52
95.51
Shiller PE Ratio 59.93
WNS's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.17 vs. WNS: 59.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
WNS' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36.83  Med: 50.57 Max: 66.8
Current: 59.93
36.83
66.8
Current Ratio 2.64
WNS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. WNS: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WNS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.34 Max: 3.18
Current: 2.64
0.73
3.18
Quick Ratio 2.64
WNS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. WNS: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WNS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.34 Max: 3.18
Current: 2.64
0.73
3.18
Days Sales Outstanding 36.06
WNS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 59.57 vs. WNS: 36.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WNS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.08  Med: 38.07 Max: 51.13
Current: 36.06
27.08
51.13
Days Payable 15.64
WNS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
82% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 39.67 vs. WNS: 15.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WNS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.89  Med: 26.5 Max: 51.26
Current: 15.64
12.89
51.26

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.90
WNS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. WNS: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WNS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.7  Med: -1.7 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.9
-11.7
0.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 18.24
WNS's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 334 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. WNS: 18.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
WNS' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.19  Med: 10.44 Max: 530.5
Current: 18.24
7.19
530.5
Price-to-Tangible-Book 8.26
WNS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
79% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. WNS: 8.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WNS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.33  Med: 6.14 Max: 115.3
Current: 8.26
4.33
115.3
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.88
WNS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
65% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. WNS: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WNS' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.53 Max: 2.15
Current: 1.88
0.81
2.15
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.60
WNS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
81% of the 598 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WNS: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WNS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.96 Max: 2.73
Current: 1.6
0.25
2.73
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 4.00
WNS's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
67% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. WNS: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
WNS' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 2.74 Max: 13.31
Current: 4
0.68
13.31
Price-to-Graham-Number 3.94
WNS's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
68% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. WNS: 3.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WNS' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.96  Med: 3.33 Max: 16.47
Current: 3.94
1.96
16.47
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 3.77
WNS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
59% of the 692 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.79 vs. WNS: 3.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WNS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 4.7 Max: 8.4
Current: 3.77
0.9
8.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 13.97
WNS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
70% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. WNS: 13.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WNS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 14.6 Max: 43.3
Current: 13.97
3
43.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $634.74
EPS (TTM) $ 0.81
Beta0.93
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $24.82 - 35.37
Shares Outstanding (Mil)50.55 (ADR)

Analyst Estimate

Mar18 Mar19 Mar20
Revenue (Mil $) 715 785 842
EPS ($) 1.97 2.16 2.40
EPS without NRI ($) 1.97 2.16 2.40
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
14.00%
Dividends per Share ($)
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