Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH)

CTSH (NASDAQ:Computer Software & Services)
neg -0.83
Today's Range: 54.85 - 55.91 | CTSH Avg Daily Volume: 4,178,300
Last Update: 01/27/15 - 3:59 PM EST
Volume: 2,941,276
YTD Performance: 6.53%
Open: $55.70
Previous Close: $56.10
52 Week Range: $41.51 - $56.62
Oustanding Shares: 608,917,740
Market Cap: 34,132,883,916
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for CTSH
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 10 10 8 9
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 2 2 2 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.43 1.43 1.50 1.33
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.37
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CTSH Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.37 24.50 25.92
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
24.39% 15.34% 57.52%
Revenue 20.40 0.93 0.24
Net Income 16.90 0.67 0.19
EPS 17.30 0.67 0.18
Earnings for CTSH:
Revenue 8.84B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.59 $0.65 $2.36 $2.76
Number of Analysts 7 6 7 7
High Estimate $0.61 $0.69 $2.37 $2.87
Low Estimate $0.58 $0.62 $2.35 $2.66
Prior Year $0.54 $0.58 $2.05 $2.36
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 10.55% 11.78% 15.54% 16.93%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Jan 05, 2015 | 6:49 AM EST
CTSH was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. Company has attractive exposure to the healthcare market and can continue to...
Nov 06, 2014 | 7:38 AM EST
Shares of CTSH now seen reaching $58, according to Oppenheimer. Esitmates also increased, given the company's new sales guidance. Outpe...
Their sales grow fast and their P/E ratios are reasonable.
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Apr 02, 2014 | 7:40 AM EDT
CTSH upgraded to Buy from Neutral, UBS said. Well positioned for the current demand environment and more formal capital return policy c...
Feb 06, 2014 | 8:00 AM EST
Shares of CTSH reached $100 according to UBS. Driven by smaller exposure to ERP work and improving value-chain position. 
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