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Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH)

Stock Price: $66.98 USD 0.45 (0.68%)
Updated Aug 12, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $66.97 -0.01 (-0.02%) Aug 12, 6:27 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 36.32B
Revenue (ttm) 16.76B
Net Income (ttm) 1.62B
Shares Out 542.24M
EPS (ttm) 2.96
PE Ratio 22.63
Forward PE 19.01
Dividend $0.88
Dividend Yield 1.31%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 12, 2020
Last Price $66.98
Previous Close $66.53
Change ($) 0.45
Change (%) 0.68%
Day's Open 66.96
Day's Range 66.89 - 67.62
Day's Volume 2,699,002
52-Week Range 40.01 - 71.48

More Stats

Market Cap 36.32B
Enterprise Value 35.20B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 28, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date May 19, 2020
Shares Outstanding 542.24M
Float 540.35M
EPS (basic) 2.97
EPS (diluted) 2.96
FCF / Share 5.06
Dividend $0.88
Dividend Yield 1.31%
Earnings Yield 4.42%
FCF Yield 7.53%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 12.12M
Short Ratio 2.65
Short % of Float 1.58%
Beta 1.21
PE Ratio 22.63
Forward PE 19.01
P/FCF Ratio 13.27
PS Ratio 2.17
PB Ratio 3.33
Revenue 16.76B
Operating Income 2.34B
Net Income 1.62B
Free Cash Flow 2.74B
Net Cash 1.12B
Net Cash / Share 2.06
Gross Margin 36.70%
Operating Margin 13.97%
Profit Margin 9.70%
FCF Margin 16.33%
ROA 10.33%
ROE 15.05%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (31)

Buy 7
Overweight 1
Hold 18
Underweight 1
Sell 4

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(3.60% upside)
Current: $66.98
Target: 69.39
*Average 12-month price target from 27 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth4.08%8.88%9.81%8.63%20.98%16.06%20.37%20.02%33.29%-
Gross Profit6,1496,2875,6585,3794,9764,1223,5783,0682,5831,938
Operating Income2,4532,8012,4812,2892,1421,8851,6781,3611,136862
Net Income1,8422,1011,5041,5531,6241,4391,2291,051884734
Shares Outstanding559582593607609608604603607602
Earnings Per Share3.293.602.532.552.652.352.021.721.431.19
EPS Growth-8.61%42.29%-0.78%-3.77%12.77%16.34%17.44%20.7%20.25%-
Dividend Per Share0.800.800.45-------
Dividend Growth0%77.78%--------
Operating Cash Flow2,4992,5922,4071,6452,1871,4731,4241,173875765
Capital Expenditures-392-377-284-300-273-212-262-334-288-186
Free Cash Flow2,1072,2152,1231,3451,9141,2611,162838587579
Cash & Equivalents3,4244,5115,0565,1694,9493,7753,7472,8642,4322,226
Total Debt1,6857458738781,2831,638----
Net Cash / Debt1,7393,7664,1834,2913,6662,1373,7472,8642,4322,226
Book Value11,02211,42410,66910,7289,2787,7406,1364,8543,9533,584
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Cognizant Technology Solutions
Country United States
Employees 281,200
CEO Brian J. Humphries

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol CTSH
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Information Technology Services
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: CTSH
IPO Date June 19, 1998


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, a professional services company, provides consulting and technology, and outsourcing services in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Financial Services; Healthcare; Products and Resources; and Communications, Media and Technology. It offers analytics and artificial intelligence, digital engineering, Internet of Things, interactive, and cloud services and solutions; and application development, systems integration, application testing and maintenance, infrastructure, and business process services. The company also develops, licenses, implements, and supports proprietary and third-party software products and platforms for the healthcare industry. In addition, it offers revenue cycle management solutions to the healthcare industry; business advisory and data analytics services; and salesforce services. Further, the company develops custom cloud-based software and platforms; and provides consulting services that enable companies to plan, implement, and optimize automated cloud-based business processes and technologies. It serves banking and insurance, healthcare and life sciences, retail and consumer goods, manufacturing, logistics, travel and hospitality, energy and utilities, communications and media, and technology industries. The company markets and sells its services through professional staff, senior management, and direct sales personnel. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation has collaboration with Verily Life Sciences to facilitate COVID-19 testing across the United States. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey.