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

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (CTSH): $62.45

-0.43 (-0.68%)

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CTSH Price/Volume Stats

Current price $62.45 52-week high $75.40
Prev. close $62.88 52-week low $51.33
Day low $61.84 Volume 2,704,823
Day high $63.30 Avg. volume 4,169,595
50-day MA $60.78 Dividend yield 1.84%
200-day MA $61.28 Market Cap 31.69B

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  • Quality is the dimension where CTSH ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.48% of US stocks.
  • CTSH's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • CTSH's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 2.64% of US stocks).

CTSH Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $31,773,163,520, COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS CORP has a greater market value than 92.92% of US stocks.
  • With a one year PEG ratio of 278.03, COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS CORP is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 90.9% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, CTSH is more volatile than merely 4.96% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS CORP are NUE, LHX, ROK, PWR, and DHI.
  • Visit CTSH's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CTSH Valuation Summary

  • CTSH's price/sales ratio is 1.7; this is 34.62% lower than that of the median Technology stock.
  • CTSH's price/sales ratio has moved down 3.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CTSH.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CTSH 2023-05-22 1.7 2.6 14.1 10.3
CTSH 2023-05-19 1.6 2.5 13.9 10.2
CTSH 2023-05-18 1.7 2.6 14.0 10.3
CTSH 2023-05-17 1.6 2.5 13.8 10.1
CTSH 2023-05-16 1.6 2.5 13.6 10.0
CTSH 2023-05-15 1.6 2.5 13.8 10.1

CTSH Growth Metrics

    The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 12.5%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at -9.59%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 12.04%.
Over the past 34 months, CTSH's revenue has gone up $2,530,000,000.

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
2022-12-31 19,428 2,568 2,290
2022-09-30 19,366 2,691 2,345
2022-06-30 19,253 2,607 2,260
2022-03-31 18,932 2,620 2,195
2021-12-31 18,507 2,495 2,137
2021-09-30 17,914 2,568 1,877

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)

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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Yahoo | May 21, 2023

Cognizant (CTSH) Accelerates Generative AI Adoption at Scale

Cognizant (CTSH) launches Cognizant Neuro AI platform, enabling enterprises to adopt and harness generative AI at scale, reflecting a strong product portfolio and partner base.

Yahoo | May 16, 2023

Cleo, Cognizant Form Global Cloud Integration Partnership

ROCKFORD, Ill., May 16, 2023--Cleo, the pioneer and global leader of the Ecosystem Integration software category, and provider of the Cleo Integration Cloud (CIC) platform, today announced it has entered into a global partnership with Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) to power the Cognizant Cloud Integration Brokerage (CCIB) for the enterprise market.

Yahoo | May 16, 2023

Cognizant Launches Cognizant Neuro®️ AI Platform to Help Companies Responsibly Deploy Generative AI at Enterprise Scale

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) today announced a new, enterprise-wide platform, Cognizant Neuro®️ AI, designed to provide enterprises with a comprehensive approach to accelerate the adoption of generative AI technology and harness its business value in a flexible, secure, scalable and responsible way.

Yahoo | May 15, 2023

Cognizant to Present at the J.P. Morgan 51st Annual Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference

Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH), a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, today announced a presentation at the following investor conference:

Yahoo | May 15, 2023

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CTSH Price Returns

1-mo 5.07%
3-mo 0.59%
6-mo 0.63%
1-year N/A
3-year 23.02%
5-year -11.25%
YTD 10.18%
2022 -34.54%
2021 9.64%
2020 33.93%
2019 -1.07%
2018 -9.66%

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