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Cognex Corporation (CGNX)

Stock Price: $67.49 USD -0.33 (-0.48%)
Updated Aug 14, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $66.90 -0.59 (-0.87%) Aug 14, 7:52 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 11.68B
Revenue (ttm) 689.43M
Net Income (ttm) 141.35M
Shares Out 173.05M
EPS (ttm) 0.80
PE Ratio 84.36
Forward PE 100.00
Dividend $0.22
Dividend Yield 0.33%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 14, 2020
Last Price $67.49
Previous Close $67.82
Change ($) -0.33
Change (%) -0.48%
Day's Open 67.94
Day's Range 67.12 - 68.55
Day's Volume 509,490
52-Week Range 35.20 - 68.93

More Stats

Market Cap 11.68B
Enterprise Value 11.28B
Earnings Date (est) Nov 2, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 13, 2020
Shares Outstanding 173.05M
Float 165.43M
EPS (basic) 0.82
EPS (diluted) 0.80
FCF / Share 1.12
Dividend $0.22
Dividend Yield 0.33%
Earnings Yield 1.19%
FCF Yield 1.65%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 7.78M
Short Ratio 7.50
Short % of Float 3.74%
Beta 1.80
PE Ratio 84.36
Forward PE 100.00
P/FCF Ratio 60.72
PS Ratio 16.94
PB Ratio 8.38
Revenue 689.43M
Operating Income 75.51M
Net Income 141.35M
Free Cash Flow 192.33M
Net Cash 400.27M
Net Cash / Share 2.31
Gross Margin 77.73%
Operating Margin 10.95%
Profit Margin 20.50%
FCF Margin 27.90%
ROA 4.18%
ROE 11.01%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (16)

Buy 2
Overweight 2
Hold 8
Underweight 1
Sell 3

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

(-12.28% downside)
Current: $67.49
Target: 59.20
*Average 12-month price target from 15 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-10.01%5.25%44.68%17.52%5.65%38.61%-5.13%0.73%10.74%-
Gross Profit536600579398348332245245244213
Operating Income14322125915412212876.9483.0484.7275.01
Net Income20421917714418712173.5768.1069.8761.38
Shares Outstanding171172173171173174174171167160
Earnings Per Share1.161.240.980.831.060.680.420.390.410.38
EPS Growth-6.45%26.53%18.07%-21.7%55.88%63.86%6.41%-4.88%7.89%-
Dividend Per Share0.
Dividend Growth10.81%10.12%14.29%40%---327.78%42.86%-
Operating Cash Flow25322322418212816495.4610186.2876.33
Capital Expenditures-21.75-37.10-28.75-12.82-18.23-20.93-9.63-9.88-7.82-5.85
Free Cash Flow23118619616911014385.8391.2578.4670.48
Cash & Equivalents412536405421348146225150183181
Total Debt17.97---------
Net Cash / Debt394536405421348146225150183181
Book Value1,3561,1351,096963826736644572553473
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Cognex Corporation
Country United States
Employees 2,267
CEO Robert J. Willett

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol CGNX
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Scientific & Technical Instruments
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: CGNX
IPO Date July 20, 1989


Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate manufacturing and distribution tasks worldwide. Its machine vision products are used to automate the manufacture and tracking of discrete items, including mobile phones, aspirin bottles, and automobile tires by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. The company offers VisionPro software, a suite of patented vision tools for advanced programming; Cognex Designer that allows customers to build vision applications with a graphical, flowchart-based programming environment; and Cognex deep learning vision software. It also provides general-purpose vision systems for vision tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; and vision sensors for vision applications, such as checking the presence and size of parts; the In-Sight product line of vision systems and sensors. In addition, the company offers ID products comprising DataMan image-based barcode readers and barcode verifiers, as well as vision-enabled mobile terminals for industrial barcode reading applications. It sells its products to consumer electronics, automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices industries, as well as through a network of distributors and integrators. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.