The stocks of EXLS have received quite an increase in short-term interest last month according to reports. As of last month, the shares for short interest totaled a sum of 824,100, which saw a 15.4% increase from the share total of about 714,000 on the 15th of December. Currently, the shares have a sum of about 164,400 on an average- with the ratio for days-to-cover currently at 5.0 days. As of now, more than 2.5% of the shares of this company have been sold.
The Quarterly Earnings of EXLS
The stocks of EXLS traded on Wednesday at $85.61. The year low of the company is $40.61, with the year high fixed at $89.29. The debt-to-equity ratio of the company has been set at 0.30, with the 3.06 quick ratio. The market cap of the stock has been fixed at $2.89 billion, with a 2.79 PEG ratio, and a 37.71 PE ratio. The moving average price over 50-days has been fixed at $85.23, with the moving average price over 200-days has been set at $73.14.
The firm did post its quarterly report on the 29th of October. The provider of business services has reported an EPS of $1.04 for the previous quarter, which was more than the consensus analysis of $1.01. The revenue earned by the company over the quarter was around $241 million, which was more than the expectations of the analysts at $239.43 million. The company also had a 13.65% return on its equity with an 8.14% net margin.
There have been quite a few companies that have commented on the stocks of EXLS. Zacks Investment Research has already decreased the rating of the company from strong buy to hold in a 16th November research report.