Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 33388.36. It is in the Business Software & Services industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 21.86, a forward P/E of 14.61 and EPS of 2.48. At a stock price of 54.1 (0.13%) it has a dividend yield of *TBA.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 17.40%, more recently this last year it has grown by 12.70%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.75% and more long-term 13.37% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -39.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 22.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 9.20%.
For performance, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -3.67%. For the last month performance for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is -5.58%. While the last quarter is -9.40% and half year, -7.88%. Finally for the year, performance is -14.96%.
The 52-week high for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, is at -22.49%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 5.62%. The 20-day simple moving average is -6.25% and -8.46% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.37%, and for the month it is 1.73%. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, has a target price of 67.88.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.09, and for total debt/equity Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation has 0.09. The gross margin is 40.10%, while operating margin is 17.30%, the profit margin is 11.70%. The current ratio is 3.7 and the quick ratio is 3.7.
Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 90.90%. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation has a payout ratio of 0.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 617.16. The shares float is 604.09, with the float short at 1.14%, with short ratio coming to 1.63.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, get 11.80%, with its returns on investment at 15.20%. Return on equity is 16.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 67.88, reached soon?
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