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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH.OQ)

CTSH.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Jana Partners takes sole share stake in UnitedHealth, dissolves sole share stake in Cognizant
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC:Jana Partners LLC takes sole share stake of 227,730 shares in UnitedHealth Group Inc - SEC filing.Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions.Jana Partners LLC - Change in holdings are as of Sept 30, 2017 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of June 30, 2017.Source text for quarter ended Sept 30, 2017 (http://bit.ly/2igoLbb).Source text for quarter ended June 30, 2017: (http://bit.ly/2vBNz32).  Full Article

Cognizant Technology Solutions Q3 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.98
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp :Cognizant reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.98.Q3 GAAP earnings per share $0.84.Q3 revenue $3.77 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.76 billion.Q3 earnings per share view $0.95 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees Q4 2017 non-GAAP earnings per share at least $0.95.Sees FY 2017 non-GAAP earnings per share at least $3.70.Sees Q4 2017 revenue $3.79 billion to $3.85 billion.Sees FY 2017 revenue $14.78 billion to $14.84 billion.Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp- ‍declared quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share on cognizant class a common stock.Q4 earnings per share view $0.98, revenue view $3.82 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 earnings per share view $3.70, revenue view $14.79 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Cognizant Technology to acquire Zone
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp :Cognizant to acquire Zone, a leading full-service digital agency.Financial details were not disclosed.Financial details were not disclosed.​.‍Zone will retain its offices in London and Bristol, as well as in Cologne, Germany​.Upon close of deal, Zone's more than 220 digital agency experts will become part of Cognizant digital business practice​.  Full Article

Cognizant to acquire Netcentric
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp ::Cognizant to acquire digital experience and marketing expert Netcentric.Says ‍financial details of deal were not disclosed​.  Full Article

Jana Partners takes sole share stake in Bristol-Myers, Cognizant
Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017 

Jana Partners LLC : Jana Partners LLC takes sole share stake of 3.9 million shares in Bristol-Myers - SEC filing . Jana Partners LLC takes sole share stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions . Jana Partners LLC takes sole share stake of 3.2 million shares in Salesforce.com Inc . Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in US Foods Holding Corp . Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Graphic Packaging Holding Co .Jana Partners LLC - Change in holdings are as of Dec 31, 2016 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of Sept 30, 2016.  Full Article

Cognizant appoints Rajeev Mehta as president
Friday, 30 Sep 2016 

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp : Cognizant appoints Rajeev Mehta as president of the company .Mehta replaces Gordon Coburn who resigned from company.  Full Article

Cognizant reports Q2 GAAP earnings per share $0.41
Friday, 5 Aug 2016 

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp : Cognizant announces second quarter 2016 results and expanded stock repurchase program . Q2 revenue $3.37 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.37 billion . Sees Q3 2016 revenue $3.43 billion to $3.47 billion . Q2 GAAP earnings per share $0.41 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.82 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2016 revenue $13.47 billion to $13.6 billion . Approved increase of company's stock repurchase program by $1.0 billion, from $2.0 billion to $3.0 billion . Extended term of repurchase program by one year to december 31, 2018. . Q3 earnings per share view $0.86, revenue view $3.54 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q3 2016 non-GAAP diluted EPS expected to be in range of $0.82 to $0.85 . Fiscal 2016 non-GAAP diluted EPS remains unchanged and is expected to be in range of $3.32 to $3.44 .FY2016 earnings per share view $3.37, revenue view $13.75 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Cognizant posts Q1 adj. earnings $0.80/shr
Friday, 6 May 2016 

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp : Cognizant announces first quarter 2016 results . Sees Q2 2016 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.80 to $0.82 . Sees FY 2016 non-GAAP earnings per share $3.32 to $3.44 . Q1 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.80 . Q1 GAAP earnings per share $0.72 . Q1 earnings per share view $0.79 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees Q2 2016 revenue $3.34 billion to $3.4 billion . Sees FY 2016 revenue $13.65 billion to $14 billion . Q1 revenue $3.2 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.23 billion . Sees FY 2016 revenue up about 10 to 13 percent . Fy2016 earnings per share view $3.39, revenue view $13.90 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 earnings per share view $0.84, revenue view $3.41 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Says re-affirms full year EPS guidance.  Full Article

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp gives Q1 2016 guidance below analysts' estimates; gives FY 2016 guidance; EPS guidance below analysts' estimates
Monday, 8 Feb 2016 

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp:Expects Q1 2016 revenue to be in the range of $3.18 billion to $3.24 billion.Expects Q1 2016 diluted EPS on a non-GAAP basis to be in range of $0.78 to $0.80.Expects FY 2016 revenue to be in the range of $13.65 billion to $14.20 billion.Expects FY 2016 diluted EPS on a non-GAAP basis to be in the range of $3.32 to $3.44.Q1 2016 revenue of $3.32 billion and EPS of $0.81 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2016 revenue of $14.12 billion and EPS of $0.3.47 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article