After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Genpact Limited (G) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same to $37.40. The Genpact Limited has recorded 10,383 volume in the after hours trading session. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that Everest Group Recognizes Genpact as a Leader in Banking Operations for Fifth Consecutive Year.
G belongs to the Technology sector of the NYSE while operating in the Information Technology Services industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $37.40 and fluctuated between $37.56 as its day high and $37.03 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Genpact Limited is $6.69B. A total of 1.04 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.27M shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, G has seen 0 BUY and 2 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 7,640 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 68 BUYs and 73 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 2,202,472 shares during that period but sold 1,977,908.
In the most recent transaction, Tyagarajan N. V. sold 1,700 shares of G for 35.89 per share on Aug 16. After the transaction, the President and CEO now owns 8,300 company shares. In a previous transaction on Jun 02, Mehta Piyush sold 29,491 shares at 37.18 per share. G shares that Senior Vice President and CHRO owns now total 106,212.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Mehta Piyush disposed of 41,062 shares on Jun 01 at a per-share price of $37.02. This resulted in the Senior Vice President and CHRO holding 135,703 shares of G after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Mehta Piyush sold 10,337 shares at $37.00 per share on May 31. Company shares held by the Senior Vice President and CHRO now total 176,621.
Paying dividends generates immediate cash flow for investors and indicates a positive outlook for the company. Genpact Limited pays an annual dividend of $0.55, resulting in a dividend yield of 1.47%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 17.15. G’s most recent ex-dividend date was 9/7/2023 when it declared a $0.1375 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 9/26/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 6/26/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 6/8/2023. The G stock dividend was $0.1375 per share in cash.
While price targets are rarely accurate, they tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often taken into account by investors. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for G in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $42.40 with high estimates of $51.00 and low estimates of $37.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, G has a high of $48.85 and a low of $35.31.
As of this writing, G has an earnings estimate of $0.74 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 10 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.76 per share and a lower estimate of $0.72. The company reported an EPS of $0.68 in the last quarter, which was 4.60% higher than expectations of $0.65.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An organization’s balance sheet depicts the assets and liabilities it has, as well as the amount of equity invested. Investors can measure a company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios using this information. G’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $899.46M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $1.97B in debt and $1.31B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $10.55, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $1.90B.
There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for G is Buy with a score of 3.45.