EXL Reports 2014 Third Quarter Results
"Today we announced the acquisition of
"For 2014, we are revising our revenue guidance upward to
Financial Highlights - Third Quarter 2014
Reconciliations of adjusted financial measures to GAAP are included at the end of this release.
Revenue for the quarter ended
September 30, 2014was $122.5 millioncompared to $122.3 millionfor the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $119.7 millionfor the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Revenue for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was reduced by approximately $9.6 milliondue to the reimbursement of disentanglement costs. Outsourcing services revenue for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was $91.2 millioncompared to $99.7 millionfor the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $94.3 millionfor the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Transformation services revenue for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was $31.3 millioncompared to $22.6 millionfor the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $25.4 millionfor the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Gross margin for the quarter ended
September 30, 2014was 30.6% compared to 41.1% for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and 32.1% for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Outsourcing services gross margin for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was 31.0% compared to 43.3% for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and 33.7% for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Transformation services gross margin for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was 29.4% compared to 31.5% for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and 26.2% for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Operating margin for the quarter ended
September 30, 2014was 4.4% compared to 16.0% for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and 5.1% for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Adjusted operating margin for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was 14.3% compared to 19.6% for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and 12.2% for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Net income for the quarter ended
September 30, 2014was $6.1 millioncompared to $13.2 millionfor the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $7.8 millionfor the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Adjusted EBITDA for the quarter ended September 30, 2014was $24.4 millioncompared to $28.4 millionfor the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $20.5 millionfor the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended
September 30, 2014were $0.18compared to $0.39for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $0.23for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Adjusted diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2014were $0.44compared to $0.48for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and $0.41for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Overland Solutions, Inc.on October 24thfor $53 millionin cash. Overland Solutions, based in Overland Park, KS, is a leading provider of underwriting support services including premium audit, commercial and residential underwriting surveys and outsourced loss control services for the P&C industry. The transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to adjusted EPS and to contribute approximately $10 millionof revenue in the fourth quarter.
Entered into a $50 million five-year revolving credit facility with an option to increase the commitments under the credit agreement by $50 million. The credit facility is expected to be used for working capital and strategic acquisitions.
Announced the appointment of
Henry Schweppein the role of President, Global Business and Marketing.
Opened a new center in Alabang,
Philippines, adding 570 workstations of additional delivery capacity and opened a new delivery center in Dallas, Texasto serve our F&A clients.
Expanded multiple outsourcing services relationships, including migrating 32 new processes in the third quarter of 2014.
Won 7 new clients during the third quarter, including 5 transformation clients.
Recorded headcount as of
September 30, 2014of 23,050 (including employees under managed services), compared to 21,350 as of September 30, 2013and 23,100 as of June 30, 2014.
Reported employee attrition for the quarter ended
September 30, 2014of 38.0%, compared with 25.4% for the quarter ended September 30, 2013and 34.1% for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Based on current visibility and an Indian rupee to U.S. dollar exchange rate of 61, EXL is increasing its guidance for calendar year 2014. Guidance excludes the impact of the reimbursement of disentanglement costs:
$514 millionto $518 million.
Adjusted diluted earnings per share, excluding the impact of stock-based compensation expense, amortization of intangibles and associated tax impacts, at the higher end of our guidance of
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This press release contains forward-looking statements. You should not place undue reliance on those statements because they are subject to numerous uncertainties and factors relating to the EXL's operations and business environment, all of which are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond EXL's control. Forward-looking statements include information concerning EXL's possible or assumed future results of operations, including descriptions of its business strategy. These statements may include words such as "may," "will," "should," "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "intend," "plan," "estimate" or similar expressions. These statements are based on assumptions that we have made in light of management's experience in the industry as well as its perceptions of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and other factors it believes are appropriate under
the circumstances. You should understand that these statements are not guarantees of performance or results. They involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Although EXL believes that these forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, you should be aware that many factors could affect EXL's actual financial results or results of operations and could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. These factors are discussed in more detail in EXL's filings with the
|CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF INCOME|
|(In thousands, except share and per share amounts)|
Three months ended
Nine months ended
|Cost of revenues (exclusive of depreciation and amortization)||84,983||72,049||241,164||218,892|
|General and administrative expenses||15,952||15,791||46,992||44,265|
|Selling and marketing expenses||9,117||8,993||28,812||27,884|
|Depreciation and amortization||7,014||5,969||20,049||18,843|
|Total operating expenses||32,083||30,753||95,853||90,992|
|Income from operations||5,391||19,513||26,975||44,445|
|Other income/(expense) :|
|Foreign exchange income/(loss)||642||(2,508)||(328)||(3,126)|
|Interest and other income, net||1,044||465||2,861||1,761|
|Income before income taxes||7,077||17,470||29,508||43,080|
|Income tax provision / (benefit)||1,002||4,230||4,523||10,842|
|Earnings per share:|
|Weighted-average number of shares used in computing earnings per share:|
|CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS|
|(In thousands, except share and per share amounts)|
|Cash and cash equivalents||
|Accounts receivable, net||75,685||76,121|
|Deferred tax assets, net||4,691||6,958|
|Advance income tax, net||7,817||2,024|
|Other current assets||11,694||7,881|
|Total current assets||273,084||252,627|
|Fixed assets, net||45,307||34,564|
|Deferred tax assets, net||11,017||12,254|
|Intangible assets, net||30,545||34,115|
|Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity|
|Accrued employee cost||28,044||29,405|
|Accrued expenses and other current liabilities||33,615||32,219|
|Current portion of capital lease obligations||1,022||1,119|
|Total current liabilities||74,063||76,075|
|Capital lease obligations, less current portion||850||1,371|
|Commitments and contingencies|
|Accumulated other comprehensive loss||(52,928)||(60,718)|
|Total stockholders' equity including shares held in treasury||437,079||390,816|
Less: 1,297,885 shares as of
|Total stockholders' equity||409,115||366,174|
|Total liabilities and stockholders' equity||
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS (UNAUDITED)
Reconciliation of Adjusted Financial Measures to GAAP Measures
In addition to its reported operating results in accordance with U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), EXL has included in this release adjusted financial measures (adjusted EBITDA, adjusted net income and adjusted diluted earnings per share) that the
Additionally, EXL provides certain information on a constant currency basis, which reflects a comparison of current period results translated at the prior period currency rates. This information is provided because EXL believes that it provides useful incremental information to investors regarding EXL's operating performance.
The following table shows the reconciliation of these adjusted financial measures from GAAP measures for the quarter ended
|Reconciliation of Adjusted Operating Income and Adjusted EBITDA|
|(Amounts in thousands)|
Three Months Ended
Three Months Ended
|Revenues (GAAP)||$ 122,457||$ 122,315||$ 119,738|
|add: Reimbursement of transition and disentanglement costs (a)||9,626||--||5,718|
|Revenues (Non-GAAP)||$ 132,083||$ 122,315||$ 125,456|
|subtract: Cost of revenues (GAAP)||(84,983)||(72,049)||(81,259)|
|subtract: Operating expenses (GAAP)||(32,083)||(30,753)||(32,382)|
|Income from operations (Non- GAAP)||$ 15,017||$ 19,513||$ 11,815|
|add: Stock-based compensation expense (b)||2,376||2,967||1,967|
|add: Amortization of acquisition-related intangibles (c)||1,441||1,534||1,489|
|Adjusted operating income (Non-GAAP)||$ 18,834||$ 24,014||$ 15,271|
|Adjusted operating income margin as a % of Revenues (Non-GAAP)||14.3%||19.6%||12.2%|
|Adjusted EBITDA (Non-GAAP)||$ 24,407||$ 28,449||$ 20,461|
|Adjusted EBITDA margin as a % of Revenues (Non-GAAP)||18.5%||23.3%||16.3%|
|(a) To exclude reimbursement of transition and disentanglement costs for a disclosed client issue.|
|(b) To exclude stock-based compensation expense under ASC Topic 718.|
|(c) To exclude amortization of acquisition-related intangibles.|
|Reconciliation of Adjusted Net Income and Adjusted Diluted Earnings Per Share|
|(Amounts in thousands, except per share data)|
Three Months Ended
Three Months Ended
|Net income (GAAP)||$ 6,075||$ 13,240||$ 7,762|
|add: Stock-based compensation expense (a)||2,376||2,967||1,967|
|add: Amortization of acquisition-related intangibles (b)||1,441||1,534||1,489|
|add: reimbursement of transition and disentanglement costs (c)||9,626||--||5,718|
|subtract: Tax impact on stock-based compensation expense||(907)||(1,131)||(751)|
|subtract: Tax impact on amortization of acquisition-related intangibles||(191)||(170)||(170)|
|subtract: Tax impact on reimbursement of transition and disentanglement costs||(3,658)||--||(2,173)|
|Adjusted net income (Non-GAAP)||$ 14,762||$ 16,440||$ 13,842|
|Adjusted diluted earnings per share (Non-GAAP)||$ 0.44||$ 0.48||$ 0.41|
|(a) To exclude stock-based compensation expense under ASC Topic 718.|
|(b) To exclude amortization of acquisition-related intangibles.|
|(c) To exclude reimbursement of transition and disentanglement costs for a disclosed client issue.|
Steven N. BarlowVice President, Investor Relations ExlService Holdings, Inc. 280 Park Avenue New York, NY10017 (212) 624-5913 email@example.com
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