Genpact Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
FY ’15 Revenues Up 8% (~10% on a constant currency basis)
FY ’15 Global Client Revenues Up 10% (~13% on a constant currency basis)
FY ’15 Adjusted Income from Operations Up 10%; Adjusted Diluted EPS Up 22%
FY ’15 New Bookings1 Up 20%
NEW YORK, February 4, 2016 — Genpact Limited (NYSE: G), a global leader in digitally-powered business process management and services, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015.
“We are very pleased with our strong fourth quarter and full year results. During 2015, we continued to execute on our strategy that is focused on key verticals, service lines and geographies to drive long-term Global Client growth,” said N.V. “Tiger” Tyagarajan, Genpact’s president and CEO. “Our investments in client-facing teams and exciting digital and analytics capabilities with domain expertise are resonating in the marketplace, as reflected in our all-time high bookings in 2015. Our Lean DigitalSM approach brings together design thinking methods, digital process-centric technologies, and Lean principles along with domain expertise, which differentiates our value proposition and is helping us win a large number of complex transformational engagements.”
Key Financial Results – Full Year 2015
- Total revenue was $2.46 billion, up 8% year over year (up ~10% on a constant currency basis).
- Income from operations was $334.2 million, up 14% year over year, and adjusted income from operations was $377.2 million, up 10% year over year, with an adjusted income from operations margin of 15.3%.
- Diluted earnings per share were $1.09, up 28% year over year, and adjusted diluted earnings per share were $1.26, up 22% year over year.
- The effective tax rate was 20.5%, down from 23.0% in 2014.
- New bookings were $2.59 billion, up 20% from $2.16 billion in 2014.
- Genpact repurchased approximately 9.9 million of its common shares during 2015 for a total of $227 million at an average price of $23.00 per share.
Key Financial Results – Fourth Quarter 2015
- Total revenue was $646.5 million, up 7% year over year (up ~10% on a constant currency basis).
- Income from operations was $83.4 million, up 18% year over year, and adjusted income from operations was $95.6 million, up 17% year over year, with an adjusted income from operations margin of 14.8%.
- Diluted earnings per share were $0.30, up 44% year over year, and adjusted diluted earnings per share were $0.34, up 32% year over year.
- Genpact repurchased approximately 2.8 million of its common shares in the fourth quarter for a total of $68 million at an average price of $24.62 per share.
Revenue Details – Full Year 2015
- Revenues from Global Clients was $2.0 billion, up 10% year over year (up ~13% on a constant currency basis), representing approximately 81% of total revenues.
- Revenue from GE was $460 million, down 1% year over year, representing approximately 19% of total revenues.
- Total BPO revenue was $1.93 billion, up 11% year over year, representing approximately 79% of total revenues.
- Global Client BPO revenue was $1.58 billion, up 14% year over year (up ~17% on a constant currency basis).
- GE BPO revenue was $355 million, unchanged from 2014.
- Total IT revenue was $528 million, down 3% year over year, representing approximately 21% of total revenues.
- Global Client IT revenue was $423 million, down 2% year over year.
- GE IT revenue was $105 million, down 5% year over year.
Revenue Details – Fourth Quarter 2015
- Revenue from Global Clients was $529 million, up 10% year over year (up ~13% on a constant currency basis), representing approximately 82% of total revenues.
- Revenue from GE was $117 million, down 1% year over year, representing approximately 18% of total revenues.
- Total BPO revenue was $507 million, up 9% year over year, representing approximately 78% of total revenues.
- Global Client BPO revenue was $419 million, up 11% year over year (up ~14% on a constant currency basis).
- GE BPO revenue was $88 million, down 2% year over year.
- Total IT revenue was $139 million, up 4% year over year, representing approximately 22% of total revenues.
- Global Client IT revenue was $110 million, up 5% year over year.
- GE IT revenue was $29 million, unchanged from the fourth quarter of 2014.
Cash Flow from Operations
- Cash from operations was $327 million for the full year 2015, up 20% from $272 million for the full year 2014, and was $74 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, down from $93 million in the fourth quarter of 2014.
- For the 12-month period ended December 31, 2015, the number of client relationships generating annual revenue over $5 million increased to 103 from 89 as of December 31, 2014. This includes client relationships with more than $15 million in annual revenue increasing to 34 from 32, and client relationships with more than $25 million in annual revenue increasing to 18 from 16.
- Genpact's employee attrition rate for 2015 was approximately 27%, measured from the first day of employment, compared to 25% for 2014.
- Total revenue for 2016 to be in the range of $2.62 to $2.66 billion, which represents a constant currency growth range of 8 - 10%;
- Global Client constant currency growth to be in a range of 12.5 - 14%;
- Adjusted income from operations margin to be approximately 15.5%; and
- Adjusted EPS of $1.39 - $1.41 (assuming weighted average shares outstanding of approximately 215.5 million).
Conference Call to Discuss Financial Results
Genpact’s management will host an hour-long conference call beginning at 4:30 p.m. ET on February 4, 2016 to discuss the company’s performance for the fourth quarter and full year 2015. To participate, callers can dial +1 (877) 723-7442 from within the U.S. or +1 (503) 406-4433 from any other country. Thereafter, callers will be prompted to enter the participant code, 18228746.
A live webcast of the call including slides with our comments will be made available on the Genpact Investor Relations website at http://investors.genpact.com. For those who cannot participate in the call, a replay and podcast will be available on the Genpact website after the end of the call. A transcript of the call as well as the presentation slides will also be made available on the website.
Genpact (NYSE: G) stands for “generating business impact.” We are a global leader in digitally-powered business process management and services. We architect the Lean DigitalSM enterprise through our patented Smart Enterprise Processes (SEPSM) framework that reimagines our clients’ operating model end-to-end, including the middle and back offices. This creates Intelligent OperationsSM that we help design, transform, and run. The impact on our clients is a high return on transformation investments through growth, efficiency, and business agility. For two decades, first as a General Electric division and later as an independent company, we have been passionately serving our clients. Today, we generate impact for a few hundred strategic clients, including approximately one-fifth of the Fortune Global 500, and have grown to over 70,000 people in 25 countries, with key offices in New York City. The resulting business process and industry domain expertise and experience running complex operations are a unique heritage and focus that help us drive the best choices across technology, analytics, and organizational design. For additional information, visit www.genpact.com.
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1 New bookings represents the total contract value of new contracts, and certain renewals, extensions and changes to existing contracts. Regular renewals of contracts with no change in scope are not counted as new bookings.