HCL is the biggest month on month gainer this month in the new Lighthouse Outsourcing Index. The firm has benefited from analyst focus on its announcement to buy Liberata and has gained 5 positions this month. HCL is now ranked at the 14th spot. The other notable gainer this month is ACS, which incidentally also got a mention in our regular Services Index this month, is the second biggest mover this month with a gain of 2 positions. In the top 5 firms, continuing analyst focus on the impact of HP’s acquisition of EDS has helped EDS to move to the 3rd place.
Atos Origin has shown the biggest drop this month. The firm has dropped 3 positions and is now ranked at the 16th spot. Accenture is the firm that lost the 3rd position to EDS. Its now now ranked at the 4th spot.