Infosys expects operating margin of 26 percent this financial year

BANGALORE Fri Jan 11, 2013 10:40am IST

Employees walk in a forecourt at the Infosys campus in the Electronic City area of Bangalore September 4, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash/Files

Employees walk in a forecourt at the Infosys campus in the Electronic City area of Bangalore September 4, 2012.

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BANGALORE (Reuters) - Infosys Ltd (INFY.NS), India's second-biggest software services provider, expects operating margins for the financial year ending in March to be about 26 percent, Chief Financial Officer Rajiv Bansal said.

Operating margins for the year, excluding the Switzerland-based consultancy Lodestone Holdings that Infosys acquired recently, would be 26.3 percent, Bansal said on Friday.

Infosys posted stronger-than-expected profit for the third quarter of the financial year that began last April and raised its annual revenue forecast, sending its shares 13 percent higher.

(Reporting by Harichandan Arakali; Editing by Ryan Woo)

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