Cognizant/CTSH

$68.19

-0.34%
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About Cognizant

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is a professional services company. The Company operates through four segments: Financial Services (FS), Health Sciences (HS), Products and Resources (P&R), and Communications, Media and Technology (CMT). The FS segment includes banking, capital markets, payments and insurance companies. Its HS segment consists of healthcare providers and payers, and life sciences companies, including pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. Its P&R segment includes manufacturers, automakers, retailers and travel and hospitality companies, as well as companies providing logistics, energy and utility services. Its CMT segment includes global communications, media and entertainment, education, information services and technology companies. Its services include digital services and solutions, consulting, application development, systems integration, quality engineering and assurance, application maintenance, and infrastructure and security.

Ticker

CTSH

Sector

Technology

Trading on

NASDAQ

Industry

Software & Programming

CEO

Ravi Singisetti

Employees

347,700

Headquarters

Teaneck, United States

Cognizant Metrics

BasicAdvanced
$34.48B
Market cap
16.47
P/E ratio
$4.21
EPS
1.07
Beta
$0.87
Dividend rate
1.73%
Dividend yield
$34.48B
1.0703
$80.09
$58.09
4.48M
$0.87
2.252
4.582
4.831
27.75%
18.394
11.66%
16.65%
14.29%
16.467
1.782
2.608
5.753
24.248
1.26%
1.26%
1.73%
-0.39%
-4.75%
5.14%
17.84%
-0.38%

What the Analysts think about Cognizant

Analyst Ratings

Majority rating from 29 analysts.
Hold

Price Targets

Average projection from 23 analysts.
14.33% upside
High $92.00
Low $65.00
$68.19
Current price
$77.96
Average price target

Cognizant Financial Performance

Income StatementBalance sheetCash Flow

Income Statement

Revenues and expenses
11.72% profit margin
QuarterlyAnnual
Q4 23
QoQ growth
Revenue
$4.76B
-2.84%
Net income
$558M
6.29%
Profit margin
11.72%
9.33%

Cognizant Earnings Performance

Earnings per share (EPS)

Company profitability
Beat by 13.88%
QuarterlyAnnual
Q1 23
Q2 23
Q3 23
Q4 23
Q1 24
Actual
$1.11
$1.10
$1.16
$1.18
-
Expected
$1.04
$0.99
$1.09
$1.04
$1.11
Surprise
6.3%
11.2%
6.81%
13.88%
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FAQs

What’s the current market cap for Cognizant stock?

Cognizant (CTSH) has a market cap of $34.48B as of April 16, 2024.

What is the P/E ratio for Cognizant stock?

The price to earnings (P/E) ratio for Cognizant (CTSH) stock is 16.47 as of April 16, 2024.

Does Cognizant stock pay dividends?

Yes, the Cognizant (CTSH) stock pays dividends to shareholders. As of April 16, 2024, the dividend rate is $0.87 and the yield is 1.73%. Cognizant has a payout ratio of 27.75% on a trailing twelve-month basis.

When is the next Cognizant dividend payment date?

The next Cognizant (CTSH) dividend payment date is unconfirmed.

What is the beta indicator for Cognizant?

Cognizant (CTSH) has a beta rating of 1.07. This means that it is more volatile than the market, on average. A beta of 1 would indicate the stock moves in-line with the market, while a beta of 2 would indicate the stock moves twice as much as the market.

What is the Cognizant stock price target?

The target price for Cognizant (CTSH) stock is $77.96, which is 14.33% above the current price of $68.19. This is an average based on projections from 23 analysts, and represents their view of what the stock price could be in 12 or 18 months. This should not be seen as investment advice - Lightyear does not carry out investment research.

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