Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (CTSH): Price and Financial Metrics

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (CTSH): $74.73

1.99 (+2.74%)

POWR Rating

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  • CTSH scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 93.95% of US stocks.
  • CTSH's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • CTSH ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 38th percentile.

CTSH Stock Summary

  • CTSH has a higher market value than 94.4% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $48,640,114,600.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp is higher than it is for about 26.58% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 1.5 for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp; that's greater than it is for 25.09% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be CTAS, MNST, ROP, ADM, and APH.
  • Visit CTSH's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CTSH Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, CTSH's price/earnings ratio is 38.46% lower, now standing at 24.
  • Over the past 243 months, CTSH's price/sales ratio has gone down 2.
  • Over the past 243 months, CTSH's price/sales ratio has gone down 2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CTSH.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CTSH 2021-09-01 2.3 3.6 24.0 16.5
CTSH 2021-08-31 2.3 3.6 23.9 16.4
CTSH 2021-08-30 2.3 3.6 24.0 16.5
CTSH 2021-08-27 2.3 3.6 24.2 16.6
CTSH 2021-08-26 2.3 3.6 24.1 16.6
CTSH 2021-08-25 2.3 3.6 24.2 16.7

CTSH Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 20.22%.
  • The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at -0.41%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 34.15%.
Over the past 34 months, CTSH's revenue has gone up $2.184e+09.

The table below shows CTSH's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 18,507 2,495 2,137
2021-09-30 17,914 2,568 1,877
2021-06-30 17,413 2,545 1,681
2021-03-31 16,828 2,983 1,530
2020-12-31 16,652 3,299 1,392
2020-09-30 16,752 3,339 1,471

CTSH's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CTSH has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 84.63% of graded US stocks.
  • CTSH's asset turnover comes in at 1.007 -- ranking 127th of 560 Business Services stocks.
  • ALLE, WHLM, and DTSS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CTSH.

The table below shows CTSH's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.007 0.372 0.338
2021-03-31 0.954 0.365 0.298
2020-12-31 0.933 0.359 0.260
2020-09-30 0.949 0.358 0.266
2020-06-30 0.990 0.356 0.280
2020-03-31 1.040 0.361 0.309

CTSH Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CTSH, see our CTSH price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $84.98 Average Broker Recommendation 1.7 (Moderate Buy)

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CTSH Price/Volume Stats

Current price $74.73 52-week high $93.47
Prev. close $72.74 52-week low $66.19
Day low $73.23 Volume 2,524,534
Day high $74.74 Avg. volume 3,163,554
50-day MA $82.35 Dividend yield 1.48%
200-day MA $81.99 Market Cap 38.95B

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (CTSH) Company Bio

Cognizant is an American multinational information technology services and consulting company. It is headquartered in TeaneckNew JerseyUnited States. Cognizant is part of the NASDAQ-100 and trades under CTSH. It was founded as an in-house technology unit of Dun & Bradstreet in 1994,and started serving external clients in 1996. (Source:Wikipedia)

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CTSH Price Returns

1-mo -9.44%
3-mo -14.79%
6-mo -4.02%
1-year 6.45%
3-year 25.24%
5-year 18.83%
YTD -15.19%
2021 9.64%
2020 33.93%
2019 -1.07%
2018 -9.66%
2017 27.57%

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