CTSH $82.03 +0.32 (0.39%)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp
Cognizant Stock Charts
The 5 year and 1 year stock charts are below.
50 Day Moving Average
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $77.97 which is 5.21% below the stock price of $82.03.
200 Day Moving Average
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 77.07 which is 6.44% below the stock price of $82.03.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are below the current stock price, this can be considered a bullish technical indicator.
CTSH Stock Price
Below are a few key dates for the stock price.
Year To Date
The most recent stock price is $82.03.
The Year To Date (YTD) return is +15.62%.
52 Week Low
The 52 Week Low stock price is $67.72 set on Thu, Aug 3, 2017 which is 347 days ago.
The current price per share is 21.13% above the 52 week low.
52 Week High
The 52 Week High stock price is $85.10 set on Thu, Mar 15, 2018 which is 123 days ago.
The current price per share is -3.61% below the 52 week high.
All Time High
The All Time High stock price is $85.10 set on Thu, Mar 15, 2018 which is 123 days ago.
The current price per share is -3.61% below the all time high.
Below is the EPS, P/E Ratio and Earnings Date.
The Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $2.48.
The Price To Earnings (P/E) Ratio is 32.93.
Stocks can make big percentage moves on the earnings announcement.
Companies announce earnings either before the market open or after the close.
The Earnings Release Date for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp was Wed, Feb 7, 2018.
Since this earnings release 159 days ago, the stock price is up by +11.00%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The most recent Earnings Release Date was on Mon, May 7, 2018, which was 70 days ago.
Since this earnings date, the stock price is down by -0.17%.
Below is important Dividend information.
The Annual Dividend Yield is 0.99%.
(The next ex-dividend date will be around Sun, Aug 19, 2018.)
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.
|Declaration Date||Amount||Ex-Date||Record Date||Pay Date|
|Mon, May 7, 2018||$0.20||Mon, May 21, 2018||Tue, May 22, 2018||Thu, May 31, 2018|
|Thu, Feb 8, 2018||$0.20||Wed, Feb 21, 2018||Thu, Feb 22, 2018||Wed, Feb 28, 2018|
|Wed, Nov 1, 2017||$0.15||Fri, Nov 17, 2017||Mon, Nov 20, 2017||Thu, Nov 30, 2017|
|Thu, Aug 3, 2017||$0.15||Fri, Aug 18, 2017||Tue, Aug 22, 2017||Thu, Aug 31, 2017|
|Sat, May 6, 2017||$0.15||Thu, May 18, 2017||Mon, May 22, 2017||Wed, May 31, 2017|
Technology Services Industry
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CTSH Company Profile
Learn more about Cognizant.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp is a Technology stock that trades on the NASDAQ and has a market capitalization of $47.87 Billion.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is a professional services company. The Company operates through four segments: Financial Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing/Retail/Logistics, and Other. The Financial Services segment includes customers providing banking/transaction processing, capital markets and insurance services. The Healthcare segment includes healthcare providers and payers, as well as life sciences customers, including pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. The Manufacturing/Retail/Logistics segment includes manufacturers, retailers, travel and other hospitality customers, as well as customers providing logistics services. The Other segment includes its information, media and entertainment services, communications and high technology operating segments. Its services include consulting and technology services and outsourcing services. Its outsourcing services include application maintenance, IT infrastructure services and business process services.
Spend a few minutes browsing the Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, web site at http://www.cognizant.com.