Genpact Limited (NYSE:G)’s share price reached a new 52-week high on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $32.66 and last traded at $32.64, with a volume of 874100 shares. The stock had previously closed at $32.22.

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Robert W. Baird restated a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price objective on shares of Genpact in a research report on Monday, September 25th. Cantor Fitzgerald restated a “buy” rating and set a $36.00 price objective on shares of Genpact in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Cowen restated a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 price objective on shares of Genpact in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. BMO Capital Markets restated a “hold” rating on shares of Genpact in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Finally, SunTrust Banks restated a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price objective on shares of Genpact in a research report on Monday, October 9th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $33.38.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.77, a current ratio of 1.65 and a quick ratio of 1.65. The firm has a market capitalization of $6,280.00, a PE ratio of 21.19, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.23 and a beta of 0.58.

Genpact (NYSE:G) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The business services provider reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.10. The business had revenue of $708.82 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $685.25 million. Genpact had a net margin of 10.18% and a return on equity of 23.86%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 9.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.37 earnings per share. research analysts predict that Genpact Limited will post 1.47 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 8th were given a $0.06 dividend. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 7th. Genpact’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 17.39%.

In other news, SVP Arvinder Singh sold 22,855 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.23, for a total value of $736,616.65. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 37,623 shares in the company, valued at $1,212,589.29. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Also, insider Piyush Mehta sold 20,728 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total transaction of $621,840.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 1,675,525 shares of company stock valued at $50,978,024 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 1.41% of the company’s stock.

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC increased its position in Genpact by 5.2% during the second quarter. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 3,793 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $106,000 after purchasing an additional 189 shares during the last quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC increased its position in Genpact by 569.8% during the second quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 4,019 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $112,000 after purchasing an additional 3,419 shares during the last quarter. Meeder Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Genpact during the third quarter worth about $128,000. Advisor Group Inc. increased its position in Genpact by 59.8% during the third quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 5,017 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $145,000 after purchasing an additional 1,878 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its position in Genpact by 1.9% during the second quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 5,053 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $141,000 after purchasing an additional 94 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 91.16% of the company’s stock.

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Genpact Company Profile

Genpact Limited is engaged in providing digitally powered business process management and services. The Company is also engaged in designing, transforming and running a combination of processes, as well as providing solutions that combine elements of its service offerings. The Company’s segments include Business process outsourcing and Information technology services.

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