Mutual Funds Commodities Research Tax Planning IPO Our Team Contact Us  
Google
Web www.equitybulls.com
Research

| More

Wipro - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

Posted On: 2021-01-13 09:00:24 (Time Zone: Arizona, USA)


(CMP - Rs. 459, Market Cap- Rs. 2,62,191 crore)

Wipro reported heathy set of Q3FY21 numbers and were above our estimates on all fronts. The company's IT services revenues increased 3.4% QoQ in Constant Currency (CC) terms above our estimate of 2.4% growth in CC terms. The growth in revenues was across verticals. The IT service EBIT margin increased 234 bps QoQ to 21.7% vs our estimate of 19.5%. On the overall basis the company's EBIT margin increased by 296 bps QoQ mainly led by higher profitability in India State Run Enterprise (ISRE) and IT product segment. Wipro guided that its Q4FY21E IT services revenues would be in the range of US$2,102 -2,143 million, which translates into 1.5%% to 3.5% QoQ growth.

Key highlights of the quarter were 1) The company has won 12 deals with > US$30Mn TCV and the TCV booked of these deals was over US$1.2Bn. 2) The company has declared dividend of Rs. 1/share. 3) The company's offshore % increased by 230 bps to 52.7% 4) The company's net utilisation decreased by 60 bps QoQ to 86.3% and attrition was flat QoQ at 11.0%. 3) The net addition of employees stood at 5065 5) In terms of verticals (in CC terms) BFSI grew by 1.2% QoQ, Manufacturing 4.0% QoQ, Communication 0.7% QoQ, Consumer Business Unit 5.2% QoQ, Energy vertical by 4.1% QoQ and Technology by 4.5% QoQ, respectively. Geographically the company's revenue growth was led by Americas and Europe which grew 2.3% QoQ and 8.6% QoQ.

Q3FY21 Earnings Summary

- In constant currency, global IT services revenues grew 3.4% sequentially, above our estimate of 2.4% growth. US$ revenues grew 3.9% QoQ to $2,071 million (vs. our estimate of US$2,050 million)

- Consolidated revenues grew by 3.7% QoQ to Rs. 15,670 crore. IT services revenues grew 3.8% sequentially to Rs. 15,333 crore while volatile IT products division declined by 8.2% QoQ to Rs. 155.2 crore

- IT services EBIT margin expanded 234 bps QoQ to 21.7% and was above our estimate of 19.5%. We believe the margin expansion was led by higher offshoring. On the overall basis the company's EBIT margin increased by 296 bps QoQ mainly led by higher profitability in India State Run Enterprise (ISRE) and IT product segment

- Reported PAT came in above our estimate at Rs. 2,967 crore (vs. our estimate of Rs. 2,583 crore) mainly due to lower than expected other income

- Wipro guided that its Q4FY21E IT services revenues would be in the range of US$2,102 -2,143 million, which translates into 1.5%% to 3.5% QoQ growth

- The company has declared a dividend of Rs. 1/share

Healthy quarter, improving margins and improving revenue trajectory prompt us to be positive on the stock. We would be revisiting our estimates and target price post the conference call.

Shares of WIPRO LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.458.75 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 457.7. The total number of shares traded during the day was 1546584 in over 27574 trades.

The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 467.2 and intraday low of 453.1. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 712374184.


Source: Equity Bulls

Click here to send ur comments or to feedback@equitybulls.com


Disclaimer:The article above is a gist / extract of the original report prepared by the research firm / brokerage firm. This article is not to be considered as an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy any securities. This article is meant for general information only. www.equitybulls.com, its employees or owners or the research firms, its employees or owners won't be responsible for any liability that may arise from information, errors or omissions in these articles. www.equitybulls.com or its employees or owners / the research firms or its employees or clients or owners may from time to time hold positions in securities referred in this article. For detailed research reports, please contact the concerned research firm directly.





Other Headlines:

SRF Limited - Chemical biz's good performance may continue - ICICI Securities

Multi Commodity Exchange of India - Lower turnover impacted operating performance - ICICI Securities

Q3FY21 Company update - Zensar Technologies - ICICI Direct

JSW Steel - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Biocon Ltd - ICICI Direct

Symphony Ltd - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Bajaj Finserv - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Bajaj Auto - ICICI Direct

Quant Pick - Hero MotoCorp - ICICI Direct

Company update - Cyient Ltd - Q3FY21 - ICICI Direct

Covid Recovery Pulse - Auto retail taper off in new year 2021 - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Asian Paints - ICICI Direct

Company update - Mphasis Ltd - Q3FY21 - ICICI Direct

SBI Life Insurance - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Syngene International - ICICI Direct

Stove Kraft Ltd (SKL) - IPO - Weak Financial Track Record - Reliance Securities

Maintain BUY on Bandhan Bank - Prudently cushioning for potential event risk - HDFC Securities

Maintain SELL on Asian Paints - Bolt out of the blue - HDFC Securities

Maintain ADD on Cyient - Gradual acceleration - HDFC Securities

Maintain ADD on Havells India - Beat across the board; justifying rich valuation - HDFC Securities

Maintain SELL on Shoppers Stop - Still not out of the woods! - HDFC Securities

Cyient - 'Persistent' in the making! - ICICI Securities

Balkrishna Industries - Industry exports growth continues to shine - ICICI Securities

Kajaria Ceramics - Impressive beat; rerating to continue - ICICI Securities

Jindal Steel & Power - Realisation driven earnings boost fails to improve risk reward - ICICI Securities

Asian Paints - Seemingly a beat in 3Q, however, flat revenues in 9MFY21 is what we should focus on - ICICI Securities

Westlife Development - Weak dine-in continues to be a drag - ICICI Securities

Bandhan Bank - Superior operating metrics can absorb interim shocks - ICICI Securities

Bajaj Auto - Higher exports, premium share boost margins - ICICI Securities

Hindustan Zinc - Valuation support dims - ICICI Securities

Havells India - Turnaround in Lloyd should lead to multiple expansion - ICICI Securities

Q3FY21 Result update - HDFC AMC - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Federal Bank - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Bandhan Bank - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Kajaria Ceramics - ICICI Direct

Biocon - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

MCX - Q3FY21 First Cut - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Sagar Cements - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Hindustan Zinc - ICICI Direct

Q3FY21 Result update - Havells India - ICICI Direct

IPO Review - Home First Finance - ICICI Direct

ADD on Bajaj Finance - Priced to perfection - HDFC Securities

Maintain BUY on IRB Infra - Smart recovery - Q3FY21 - HDFC Securities

Maintain BUY on Federal Bank - Sustained improvement in key metrics - HDFC Securities

Maintain ADD on L&T Infotech - Leadership continues - HDFC Securities

Maintain REDUCE on L&T Technology Services - Trajectory improving, but priced in - HDFC Securities

Tata Communications - Transition hiccups? - ICICI Securities

Federal Bank - Steady performance in most business metrics; collections back at pre-covid level - ICICI Securities

L&T Technology Services - Large deal wins are more than priced-in! - ICICI Securities



Website Created & Maintained by : Chennai Scripts
West Mambalam, Chennai - 600 033,
Tamil Nadu, India

disclaimer copyright © 2005 - 2020