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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH.OQ)

CTSH.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

64.62USD
18 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.05 (-0.08%)
Prev Close
$64.67
Open
$65.14
Day's High
$65.41
Day's Low
$64.18
Volume
1,380,527
Avg. Vol
1,361,887
52-wk High
$85.00
52-wk Low
$64.05

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.07 December 19 Dec 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 11 12 12 13
(2) OUTPERFORM 10 9 9 8
(3) HOLD 10 9 8 9
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.03 1.97 1.93 1.87

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 24 4,117.39 4,147.04 4,107.00 4,162.92
Quarter Ending Mar-19 21 4,216.67 4,264.08 4,162.90 4,218.76
Year Ending Dec-18 30 16,112.20 16,130.00 16,088.00 16,191.50
Year Ending Dec-19 32 17,417.60 17,663.00 17,071.00 17,617.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 26 1.07 1.14 0.95 1.14
Quarter Ending Mar-19 23 1.19 1.26 1.06 1.17
Year Ending Dec-18 31 4.49 4.54 4.00 4.35
Year Ending Dec-19 33 5.02 5.20 4.55 4.99
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 13.67 14.67 12.00 13.93

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 4,083.54 4,078.00 5.54 0.14
Quarter Ending Jun-18 4,026.42 4,006.00 20.42 0.51
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3,902.81 3,912.00 9.19 0.24
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3,822.05 3,828.00 5.95 0.16
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3,764.93 3,766.00 1.07 0.03
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.13 1.19 0.06 4.98
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.10 1.19 0.09 8.35
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.06 1.06 0.00 0.32
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.97 1.03 0.06 6.59
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0.95 0.98 0.03 2.67

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 4,117.39 4,117.67 4,165.58 4,164.98 4,162.92
Quarter Ending Mar-19 4,216.67 4,211.97 4,236.80 4,240.40 4,218.76
Year Ending Dec-18 16,112.20 16,112.20 16,167.20 16,169.30 16,191.50
Year Ending Dec-19 17,417.60 17,405.40 17,526.30 17,551.20 17,617.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.07 1.07 1.14 1.14 1.14
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.19 1.19 1.20 1.20 1.17
Year Ending Dec-18 4.49 4.51 4.53 4.52 4.35
Year Ending Dec-19 5.02 5.04 5.07 5.07 4.99

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 21
Quarter Ending Mar-19 3 1 2 11
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 1 26
Year Ending Dec-19 3 1 2 25
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 1 0 23
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 3 3 8
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 3 20
Year Ending Dec-19 1 2 10 15