CTSH - Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
71.34
-0.81 (-1.12%)
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Previous Close 72.15
Open 72.27
Bid 70.80 x 3000
Ask 71.72 x 800
Day's Range 70.56 - 72.27
52 Week Range 59.47 - 83.35
Volume 5,383,295
Avg. Volume 3,359,232
Market Cap 41.028B
Beta (3Y Monthly) 1.05
PE Ratio (TTM) 19.82
EPS (TTM) 3.60
Earnings Date May 6, 2019 - May 10, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield 0.80 (1.13%)
Ex-Dividend Date 2019-02-20
1y Target Est 82.30
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  • PR Newswire 9 hours ago

    Cognizant Schedules First Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Conference Call

    TEANECK, N.J. , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH), a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, will announce results for the first quarter ...

  • ACCESSWIRE 13 hours ago

    The Top IT Stocks to Consider in a Potential $261.5 Billion Market

    As we begin to see further growth, it's creating a wealth of opportunity for companies such as Nerds on Site Inc. (CSE: NERD)(OTCQB: NOSUF), Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY), and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ: CTSH). Mobile IT solutions company, Nerds on Site Inc. (NERD)(NOSUF) for example just expanded its mobile fleet by 133% in the 3 months since the Company's IPO from 15 to 35. "With such a rapid increase in NerdMobiles and number of Nerds, we are very excited and anticipate, based on experience, an uptick in Nerd applications, which will accelerate revenue growth in these hot new markets for us in the US," said Charlie Regan, CEO.

  • PR Newswire 16 hours ago

    Cognizant Named Top Healthcare Service Provider in New HFS Report

    Research Firm's Top Ten Report Recognizes Cognizant for 'Simplifying Healthcare' TEANECK, N.J. , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant  has been named the number one service provider to the healthcare ...

  • PR Newswire 3 days ago

    National Life Transforms Customer Experience Program with Cognizant

    TEANECK, N.J., April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (CTSH) today announced an expansion of its strategic business partnership with National Life Group, one of the fastest-growing life insurance companies in the United States1. Cognizant is advising and providing technology and solutions expertise for National Life's multi-year approach to creating a digital self-serve customer experience, making it possible to securely and conveniently conduct business anywhere, on any device. National Life's "Customer Experience Program" was first introduced in 2017 with the goal of creating a seamless experience for customers and the employees who service them.

  • Can Value Investors Consider Cognizant Technology (CTSH)?
    Zacks 4 days ago

    Can Value Investors Consider Cognizant Technology (CTSH)?

    Cognizant Technology (CTSH) stock may be a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

  • PR Newswire 9 days ago

    Cognizant Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for CRM and Customer Experience Implementation Services, Worldwide

    Report Recognizes Cognizant's Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute TEANECK, N.J. , April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Cognizant  (Nasdaq: CTSH) has once again been named a Leader in Gartner's "Magic ...

  • Markit 9 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.

    Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp NASDAQ/NGS:CTSHView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for CTSH with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting CTSH. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding CTSH are favorable with net inflows of $111.99 billion. This was the highest net inflow seen over the last one-year.Error parsing the SmartText Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • CTSH or TYL: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?
    Zacks 11 days ago

    CTSH or TYL: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

    CTSH vs. TYL: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

  • 6 Companies Growing Earnings Per Share
    GuruFocus.com 14 days ago

    6 Companies Growing Earnings Per Share

    According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, the following companies are trading at a discount and have positive three- to five-year future earnings estimates. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 4 Warning Signs with SLB. The discounted cash flow calculator gives the stock a fair value of $16.47 per share, suggesting it is overpriced by 172%.

  • PR Newswire 17 days ago

    Cognizant Digitally Transforms the Clinical Trial Protocol Process

    TEANECK, N.J., April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (CTSH) has introduced Cognizant Protocol Creator, a SaaS collaboration product that automates the development of clinical trial protocol documentation. A first for the life sciences industry, Protocol Creator enables clinical teams to create and review protocol documentation in a purpose-built collaborative environment. Taking a design-thinking approach to the development of Protocol Creator, Cognizant embedded itself with medical writing and clinical trial teams to learn about and address their challenges.  With a goal of getting a protocol to submission faster, Protocol Creator generates clinical trial documentation as a structured document.

  • Is Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkey 22 days ago

    Is Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Before we spend days researching a stock idea we'd like to take a look at how hedge funds and billionaire investors recently traded that stock. S&P 500 Index ETF (SPY) lost 13.5% in the fourth quarter. Seven out of 11 industry groups in the S&P 500 Index were down more than 20% from their 52-week […]

  • PR Newswire 22 days ago

    Cognizant Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America

    Report Recognizes Cognizant for its WorkNEXT™ Solutions Based on Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision TEANECK, N.J. , March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) has been named a ...

  • MoneyShow last month

    Cognizant- From AI to IT

    Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH) began operations in 1994 as an in-house technology development center for U.S-based Dun & Bradstreet with operations in India, notes Ingrid Hendershot, value-oriented money manager and editor of Hendershot Investments.

  • PR Newswire last month

    Cognizant Modernizes EmblemHealth Legacy Systems

    TEANECK, N.J., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (CTSH) announced its work with New York City based health insurance provider EmblemHealth, one of the largest non-profit health insurers in the U.S., to consolidate all of its applications and operations using Oracle Cloud Applications. EmblemHealth is at the forefront of change and committed to finding new ways to deliver quality care at affordable prices. The company began working with Cognizant in 2016 to transform and modernize their entire technology infrastructure and business processes.

  • PR Newswire last month

    Cognizant ATG Missoula Solution Center Marks Official Opening

    TEANECK, N.J., March 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (CTSH) today announced the official opening of its Cognizant ATG Missoula Solution Center in Missoula, Mont., which follows Cognizant's 2018 acquisition of Advanced Technology Group (ATG), a provider of customer and revenue management consulting and implementation services focused on the Salesforce platform.

  • The Wall Street Journal last month

    [$$] FCPA Self-Reporting Program Makes Headway, Justice Official Says

    A U.S. Justice Department program that incentivizes companies to self-report foreign corruption is making headway as prosecutors look for ways to hold individuals accountable for wrongdoing, according to an official in the department’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act unit. , assistant chief of the Justice Department’s FCPA unit, said Tuesday at a New York event hosted by The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Risk & Compliance. The Justice Department in 2016 launched a pilot program offering lenient penalties and limited prosecution to companies that reported wrongdoing under the FCPA, cooperated with government investigators, strengthened compliance practices and disgorged profits.

  • PR Newswire last month

    Jack in the Box® Transforms 'On-the-Go' Dining with Cognizant

    TEANECK, N.J., March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (CTSH) announced it is developing a new digital strategy for Jack in the Box® restaurants, one of the largest hamburger chains in the U.S. The initiative includes a mobile app that enhances the brand's "on-the-go" experience by enabling customers to view menus, exclusive promotions, and everyday value deals, find the nearest location, place orders in advance, and pay using their mobile phones.  The app is now available for use with all 2,200+ Jack in the Box locations in the U.S. San Diego-based Jack in the Box partnered with Cognizant digital experts to understand customer requirements, workflows and to create a scalable digital platform. "At Jack in the Box, we're committed to harnessing digital technologies to improve every part of our business from the guest experience to our back-office operations," said Adrienne Ingoldt, Vice President, Marketing Communications, Jack in the Box.

  • Is Facebook Stock Still a Growth Play or Pure Speculation?
    InvestorPlace last month

    Is Facebook Stock Still a Growth Play or Pure Speculation?

    While other tech companies long ago moved investment away from free services and toward cloud applications, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) remained stubbornly devoted to the "free" web.Source: Via FacebookInstagram, Whatsapp and Facebook are monetized strictly through advertising. In today's market, that's an unpopular stance.Despite a top-line growth rate of nearly 40% and despite having $41 billion in the bank and no debt, Facebook still has a price-earnings ratio of 22. That's in line with industry averages, and FB stock is valued at 16 times its 2018 operating cash flow of $29.2 billion.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFacebook is thus the cheapest of the "Cloud Czars," the companies whose huge data centers and fiber optic lines now dominate global communications. It's the cheapest because the risks in its business model, the cost of policing internet speech, keep rising.But all this may be about to change. A Local OrdinanceEver since the Web was spun, 25 years ago, activists have warned that the First Amendment is only a local ordinance and even that has limits. * 7 Dividend Stocks Already Rewarding Shareholders In 2019 What can, or should, Facebook do about the propaganda of anti-vaccination groups that is leading to outbreaks of previously tamed diseases that could let those germs mutate and threaten millions? It will stop promoting them, stop treating them as an advertising target, but it won't remove them or edit them. Needless to say, no one is happy.Around the world, wherever there is controversy, Facebook is stuck in the middle. It recently acted against "inauthentic behavior," groups inciting violence in Great Britain and Romania, taking down both Facebook and Instagram accounts. A lot of this moderation work has been outsourced to Cognizant (NASDAQ:CTSH), which is based in New Jersey but mainly operates out of India. Staffers are making what The Verge calls "fast food wages" and being driven crazy by the conspiracy theories they're forced to focus on.What Facebook bears are realizing is that being the world's speech police doesn't scale. Turn to WeChatCEO Mark Zuckerberg's latest missive to the world admits that "public social networks" like Facebook are losing out to "private, encrypted services." He is refocusing Facebook on that.In other words, Facebook wants to become WeChat, the Chinese service of Tencent Holdings (OTCMKTS:TCEHY).American users (like me) see WeChat as a text service that supports links and Chinese characters, but it's much more. Most important for Facebook is that it's a payment service, used for everything from booking doctor appointments to filing police reports.These are paid services, although they can also be supported by ads from merchants. China's mobile payments business came to $32 trillion in 2017, according to China Daily.Facebook could back these payments with a "Facebook coin," convertible into currency. It's a consumer version of the JPM Coin from JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM), which I wrote about last month. Bottom Line on Facebook StockFacebook is launching its biggest pivot since early in the decade when it committed to building cloud data centers before it had the cash flow to support them.It hopes that by switching from public to private communications, and from ad-based to transaction-based services, Facebook can create spectacular growth without the controversy, and costs, it faces now. If it works out as hoped, Facebook's market cap could easily approach that of the other Cloud Czars. Tencent's market cap stood at $416 billion on March 8.If Facebook had headed down this path five years ago, I'd be screaming buy, buy, buy. But the reputation hit Facebook has taken over the last year, and the cost of scaling to launch a full WeChat competitor makes me hesitant.Facebook is no longer just a growth stock, it's become pure speculation as well.Dana Blankenhorn is a financial and technology journalist. He is the author of a new mystery thriller, The Reluctant Detective Finds Her Family, available now at the Amazon Kindle store. Write him at danablankenhorn@gmail.com or follow him on Twitter at @danablankenhorn. As of this writing he owned shares in JPM, MSFT, AAPL and AMZN. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 7 Dividend Stocks Already Rewarding Shareholders In 2019 * The 10 Best-Performing ETFs This Year * 7 Stocks That Should Be Worried About a Data Dividend Compare Brokers The post Is Facebook Stock Still a Growth Play or Pure Speculation? appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Why Is Cognizant (CTSH) Down 0.9% Since Last Earnings Report?
    Zacks last month

    Why Is Cognizant (CTSH) Down 0.9% Since Last Earnings Report?

    Cognizant (CTSH) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • PR Newswire last month

    Cognizant Launches $600 Million Accelerated Share Repurchase

    TEANECK, N.J., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH), today announced that it has entered into accelerated share repurchase ("ASR") agreements with HSBC Bank USA, National Association and Societe Generale to repurchase an aggregate of $600 million of Cognizant's Class A common stock. The ASR announced today is part of the Company's previously announced capital return plan to utilize approximately 50% of its global free cash flow1 on an annual basis for share repurchases and dividends. The final number of shares to be repurchased will be based on the volume-weighted average stock price of Cognizant's Class A common stock less a discount and subject to potential adjustments pursuant to the terms of the ASR agreements.

  • Cognizant Acquires Meritsoft, Strengthens SaaS Portfolio
    Zacks last month

    Cognizant Acquires Meritsoft, Strengthens SaaS Portfolio

    Cognizant's (CTSH) acquisition of Meritsoft not only strengthens the former's software-as-a-Service (SaaS) portfolio but also expands its footprint among financial institutions.

  • PR Newswire last month

    Cognizant Acquires Meritsoft, an Award-Winning Fintech Innovator in Post-Trade Processing

    TEANECK, N.J., March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (CTSH) today announced it has acquired  Meritsoft, a privately-held financial software company based in Dublin, Ireland. Meritsoft is best known for its FINBOS platform for post-trade processing, an intelligent automation solution for managing taxes, fees, commissions, and cash flow functions between financial institutions.  Meritsoft's products are currently used by five of the world's eight leading investment banks. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. Cognizant and Meritsoft have a track record of working together, meeting demand for integrated solutions that leverage the agility of Meritsoft's FINBOS platform and Cognizant's managed services and digital operations capabilities.