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Cognex Corporation (CGNX)

NASDAQ: CGNX · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
88.27 -0.69 (-0.78%)
Sep 24, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap15.72B
Revenue (ttm)982.87M
Net Income (ttm)304.30M
Shares Out176.63M
EPS (ttm)1.71
PE Ratio51.77
Forward PE43.48
Dividend$0.24 (0.27%)
Ex-Dividend DateAug 19, 2021
Volume396,897
Open88.25
Previous Close88.96
Day's Range88.02 - 89.06
52-Week Range59.23 - 101.59
Beta1.64
AnalystsHold
Price Target92.57 (+4.9%)
Est. Earnings DateNov 4, 2021

About CGNX

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 manufacturing 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 th...

IndustryElectronic Equipment, Instruments & Components
IPO DateJul 20, 1989
CEORobert Willett
Employees2,055
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolCGNX
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Cognex's revenue was $811.02 million, an increase of 11.77% compared to the previous year's $725.63 million. Earnings were $176.19 million, a decrease of -13.58%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 18 analysts, the average rating for Cognex stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 92.57, which is an increase of 4.87% from the latest price.

Price Target
$92.57
(4.87% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold

News

Cognex Announces Third Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

NATICK, Mass--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $CGNX--Cognex Announces Third Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

2 days ago - Business Wire

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Tops Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 2.38% and 2.30%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Cognex Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $CGNX--Cognex Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

1 month ago - Business Wire

Cognex Reports Record Quarterly Revenue

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $CGNX--Cognex Reports Record Quarterly Revenue

1 month ago - Business Wire

Is a Surprise Coming for Cognex (CGNX) This Earnings Season?

Cognex (CGNX) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Cognex Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cognex announces second quarter earnings release date and conference call.

3 months ago - Business Wire

Is Cognex Stock a Buy?

The machine vision company's full-year guidance was disappointing, but long-term prospects still look bright.

4 months ago - The Motley Fool

Cognex (CGNX) Enters Oversold Territory

Cognex (CGNX) has been on a bit of a cold streak lately, but there might be light at the end of the tunnel for this overlooked stock

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Cognex to Present at Bernstein Strategic Decisions Virtual Conference

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cognex to Present at Bernstein Strategic Decisions Virtual Conference

4 months ago - Business Wire

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 11.43% and 1.85%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Cognex Reports Record First Quarter Results

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cognex reports record first quarter results

4 months ago - Business Wire

Cognex Declares Quarterly Dividend

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cognex Declares Quarterly Dividend

4 months ago - Business Wire

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

INVESTOR ALERT: Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP Investigates Cognex Corporation's Directors and Officers for Breach ...

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CGNX--INVESTOR ALERT: Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP Investigates Cognex Corporation's Directors and Officers for Breach of Fiduciary Duties – CGNX

4 months ago - Business Wire

5 Robotics Stocks to Shine on Disruptive Innovation

Rapid automation supported by disruptive innovation is boosting the robotics space, putting the spotlight on NVIDIA (NVDA), Flex (FLEX), KLA Corp (KLAC), Cognex (CGNX), Brooks Automation (BRKS)

Other symbols:BRKSFLEXKLACNVDA
4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Growth Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 10 Years

OLED, machine vision, and industrial software feature in these three high-growth companies.

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5 months ago - The Motley Fool

Cognex Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $CGNX--Cognex Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

5 months ago - Business Wire

Why You Shouldn't Bet Against Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Stock

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Looking for Better Returns? Buy Stocks With Momentum Anomaly

Cognex (CGNX), Daqo New Energy (DQ), iRobot (IRBT) and Sleep Number (SNBR) are currently witnessing a short-term pullback in price. So, make sure you take full advantage of it.

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7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Earnings Estimates Moving Higher for Cognex Corporation (CGNX): Time to Buy?

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Cognex Stock a Buy?

The machine vision company proved it had earnings resiliency in 2020.

7 months ago - The Motley Fool

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Tops Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 34.48% and 8.13%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research