Q3 revenues grew by 28.7% year on year; sequentially grew by 6.0%BANGALORE, India, Jan. 13, 2011 — (PRNewswire) —
Consolidated results under IFRS for the quarter ended December 31, 2010
- Revenues were $1,585 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2010; QoQ growth was 6.0%; YoY growth was 28.7%
- Net income after tax was $397 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2010; QoQ growth was 6.1%; YoY growth was 18.9%
- Earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) was 0.69 for the quarter ended December 31, 2010; QoQ growth was 6.2%; YoY growth was 16.9%
- 40 clients were added during the quarter by Infosys and its subsidiaries
- Gross addition of 11,067 employees (net addition of 5,311) for the quarter by Infosys and its subsidiaries
- 1,27,779 employees as on December 31, 2010 for Infosys and its subsidiaries
"The weaker economic recovery in developed markets coupled with high unemployment and risk of sovereign default could impact industry growth" said S. Gopalakrishnan, CEO and Managing Director. "We are closely working with our clients as they fine tune their strategies for the future."
The company's outlook (consolidated) for the quarter ending March 31, 2011 and for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2011, under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), is as follows:
Outlook under IFRS - consolidated#
Quarter ending March 31, 2011##
- Revenues are expected to be in the range of $1,601 million and $1,617 million; YoY growth of 23.5% to 24.8%
- Earnings per American Depositary Share (EPADS) is expected to be in the range of $0.69 and $0.70; YoY growth of 13.1% to 14.8%
Fiscal year ending March 31, 2011###
- Revenues are expected to be in the range of $6.04 billion and $6.06 billion; YoY growth of 25.7% to 26.1%
- Earnings per American Depositary Share (EPADS) is expected to be in the range of $2.60 to $2.61;YoY growth of 13.0% to 13.5%
# Exchange rates considered for major global currencies: AUD / USD – 1.02; GBP / USD – 1.55; Euro / USD – 1.34
## Excluding the income from the sale of our investment in OnMobile Systems, Inc. of USD 11mn in fiscal 2010, the EPADS growth is expected to be in the range of 16.9% to 18.6%
### Excluding the income from the sale of our investment in OnMobile Systems, Inc. of USD 11mn in fiscal 2010, the EPADS growth is expected to be in the range of 14.0% to 14.5%
Expansion of services and significant projects
We have been increasing our global footprint and diversifying into new areas. We invested in research on new products and services which have been successfully adopted and implemented by our clients.
Our solutions have been galvanizing business for our existing and new clients, helping them transform and diversify.
A multi-national retailer in Europe selected us to define its global e-commerce road map and develop strategies to transform its online operations and become a multi-channel retailer. We helped one of the leading grocery retailers in the UK with its strategic workforce management program, resulting in better scheduling and planning processes. We partnered with a cosmetics and beauty products company to design, develop and deploy a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) system to transform the conceptualization and management of a key product segment.
We developed an enterprise-wide mobility strategy, road map and governance model to help a North America-based paper and building products company to prioritize mobile opportunities. A global provider of content-based workflow solutions selected us to deliver a complex business transformation program and implement new generation business systems.
For a global consumer electronics brand, we helped design a scalable and efficient engineering support model for its cloud-based services. A UK-based telecom service provider engaged us to transform its network and services for trading markets to an advanced Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) network. We helped an international voice and satellite service provider transform its internal IT system to enhance employee productivity and flexibility.
We were selected as a strategic partner by an airline company for an IT effectiveness and strategic transformational program. A provider of air and ocean freight forwarding services engaged us to program manage a large multi-year, multinational rollout of a custom global freight forwarding platform. A global automotive company selected us for a strategic engagement to develop a vision for its North American consumer channels, integrating all aspects of customer information.
We continue to implement our clients' operational requirements, delivering faster time to market and higher return on investment (ROI).
A global consumer electronics brand engaged us to develop a load simulation tool, enabling cost savings through better server capacity planning and utilization. The same client engaged us to create a supply chain platform to unify business processes. A global hi-tech computer systems and services major selected us as its partner for the global implementation of an HR platform, replacing legacy HR systems.
We helped an international perfume and flavor chemical producer evaluate a global sample management system that enables access to relevant information and faster decision-making by harmonizing lab management and sampling processes. We helped a global leader in copper and nickel mining business migrate its plant information systems to Windows 7 platform and offer production support, improving performance and compliance.
We were selected by a leading automotive Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) as the single supplier for all development projects, consolidating the work under a shared services structure. We were selected as one of the preferred partners for global sourcing by an automobile manufacturer from Europe. A leading agricultural equipments company selected us to implement Microsoft Enterprise Project Management (EPM) software to streamline, track and improve ROI for planned investments in plant expansion and R&D projects.
A US-based independent natural gas and oil producer engaged us to develop add-on components for its products for improved data access and management. One of the world's biggest oil companies engaged us for a program on data management services in the Exploration and Production (E&P) and drilling domain. A large public utilities company in the US selected us to implement Oracle Outage Management System and Oracle Work and Asset Management System. A US-based global provider of oilfield services engaged us to implement Human Resource Management System (HRMS) and Employee Learning Management (ELM) applications, successfully integrating its disparate HR and learning systems into one global platform.
One of the largest pharmaceutical companies selected us for support and maintenance of business applications and platforms for 16 countries in Europe. A global semiconductor manufacturer engaged us to conduct a full-scale Salesforce.com Customer Relationship Management (CRM) implementation. A world leading provider of professional information solutions engaged us for its HR transformation journey with the implementation of PeopleSoft 9.0 modules. A US-based credit card issuer and commercial bank selected us to perform functional testing services for two major programs to enable quick ramp-up of resources.
Our robust innovative practices continue to augur well with clients.
A leading aerospace supplier extended its relationship with us to manage the complete design and analysis of subsystems for its major aircraft programs. This engagement will reduce product development cost and time, and enhance productivity. We are working with a global aircraft manufacturer to develop a unique radio-frequency identification (RFID) based experience theater for their customers. Another global aircraft manufacturer engaged us in aircraft wing structure and system integration design for a large commercial aircraft program.