Analysts' Ratings Review: Cognizant Tech Sol (NASDAQ:CTSH)

Postado Mai 19, 2017

The company has market cap of $38.40 billion.

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. The business of the Bank primarily consists of attracting deposits from the general public and investing such deposits in loans secured by single family residential real estate and investment securities, including United States Government and agency securities, municipal and corporate bonds, collateralized mortgages obligations (CMOs), and mortgage-backed securities. Shares for $750,000 were sold by Veeraraghavachary Srinivasan. The stock's average target of $66.23 is 2.40% above today's ($64.68) share price. The 200 SMA is considered so critically important a trend indicator that the event of the 50-day SMA crossing to the downside of the 200-day SMA is referred to as a death cross, signaling a serious bear market in a stock, index or other investment.

Cognizant Tech Sol (NASDAQ:CTSH)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $3.66 Billion according to 24 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $3.69 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $3.62 Billion. After having $0.44 EPS previously, Hormel Foods Corp's analysts see -9.09% EPS growth. The information technology service provider reported $0.84 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.09. It is down 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Sumitomo Mitsui Tru Inc accumulated 0.27% or 1.40M shares. Finally, Acadian Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp by 253.9% in the first quarter. Hudson Bay Capital Lp reported 325,000 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $13,120 activity.

Brokerage houses, on average, are recommending investors to hold Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)'s shares projecting a $67.45 target price. Kandiah Gajakarnan Vibushanan sold 1,043 shares worth $62,841.

While trading at volume below than average, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) previous 52-week high was $64.68 and moved up 5.12% over the same period, trading at a volume of 3.9 million.

Currently, the market capitalization of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) is 37.98 Billion. On Saturday, December 3 Frank Malcolm sold $36,411 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (NASDAQ:CTSH) or 666 shares. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. Its down 0.04, from 0.93 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 82 investors sold Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp shares while 305 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 257 raised stakes. 513.54 million shares or 2.92% more from 498.98 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (NASDAQ:CTSH) on Friday, October 16 with "Buy" rating.

Under the proposed agreement, Cognizant will enable Dexia to digitally transform its operations at enterprise scale by simplifying, modernising, optimising and further securing Dexia's technology infrastructure, including implementing a managed services platform for credit operations. A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR, and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR. Swedbank stated it has 7.54M shares. Tiaa Cref Ltd Liability, New York-based fund reported 2.62 million shares. Harvest Cap Management holds 0.1% or 4,140 shares in its portfolio.

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) is another stock that is grabbing investors attention these days. Edgewood Mngmt Limited Liability Com owns 14.15 million shares or 5.22% of their U.S. portfolio. M&T Retail Bank owns 144,506 shares. Shares have risen 19.85% over the trailing 6 months. When analyzing small corporations as possible investments, always it's good to learn who else owns shares. Mutual Of America Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (NASDAQ:CTSH). The rating was initiated by SunTrust on Thursday, September 10 with "Buy". Therefore 58% are positive. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. has $82 highest and $48 lowest target.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Cognizant Tech Sol (NASDAQ:CTSH) high price target of $81 and with a conservative view have low price target of $30. IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp by 40.8% in the first quarter. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, December 16 by Jefferies. Needham maintained it with "Buy" rating and $70 target in Tuesday, February 9 report. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Wedbush given on Friday, September 9. Buy rating has been given by 8 analysts to the company stock whereas no analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 4 analysts given HOLD rating. The stock of Kearny Financial (NASDAQ:KRNY) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 4 by Zacks. The rating was initiated by Loop Capital with "Hold" on Tuesday, January 10.