Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH)

CTSH (NASDAQ:Computer Software & Services) EQUITY
neg -0.37
Today's Range: 71.04 - 72.05 | CTSH Avg Daily Volume: 3,004,100
Last Update: 09/25/17 - 4:15 PM EDT
Volume: 2,195,801
YTD Performance: 28.25%
Open: $71.91
Previous Close: $72.06
52 Week Range: $51.22 - $69.80
Oustanding Shares: 590,622,691
Market Cap: 42,442,146,575
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 14 13 11 11
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 6 6 6 6
Moderate Sell 0 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.62 1.76 1.84 1.84
Latest Dividend: 0.15
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.84%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/18/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 23.03
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CTSH Sector Avg. S&P 500
23.03 23.00 36.70
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
5.82% 34.82% 59.69%
Revenue 8.60 0.50 0.15
Net Income -4.30 0.30 0.08
EPS -3.80 0.20 0.08
Earnings for CTSH:
Revenue 13.49B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/17) Qtr (12/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $0.81 $0.84 $3.17 $3.67
Number of Analysts 8 8 9 6
High Estimate $0.88 $0.90 $3.35 $4.07
Low Estimate $0.52 $0.52 $2.09 $2.27
Prior Year $0.81 $0.76 $2.98 $3.17
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.15% 10.36% 6.23% 16.04%
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Jan 31, 2017 | 7:05 AM EST
CTSH was downgraded to Equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. $59 price target. Growth catalysts are being pushed and the company is facing...
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Jan 06, 2017 | 7:20 AM EST
CTSH was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Wedbush said. $70 price target. Company is leveraged to higher IT spending, as suggested ...
Nov 23, 2016 | 7:10 AM EST
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Nov 22, 2016 | 7:17 AM EST
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