5. WNS (Holdings) (WNS), a provider of offshore business process outsourcing services, offers data, voice and analytical services. It transfers the business processes of its clients, mostly companies located in Europe North America and the Asia-Pacific regions, to its delivery centers in India, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Romania, U.K. and Costa Rica The stock accumulated 0.9% last week.
Of the 13 analysts covering the stock, 8% rate a buy and 69% a hold. A Bloomberg consensus expects the stock to gain an average 26.4% to $11.5 over the next 12 months.
Last week, the company reported its unaudited fiscal 2011 results. For the year ended March 31, 2011, the company posted revenue of $616.2 million and net profit of $17.9 million, or 40 cents per share. Cash and cash equivalents stood at $27.1 million.