Market Price

74.80 

0.53 0.7%

as of Oct 20 '17 16:00

52 Week Range:

50.11 74.82


Stock Analyzer Tutorials

S2O Stock Analyzer - General Info

General Info


type: video (mp4); length: 3:30

Demonstrates how to use Stock Analyzer, shows how to analyze a stock and explains in detail "General Info" section of the Stock Analyzer result page.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Financial Statements

Financial Statements


type: video (mp4); length: 5:10

Explains information presented in the Financial Statements section of the S2O Stock Analyzer: financial statements charts, absolute values and growth rates.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Growth Grade and Financial Ratios

Growth Grade and Financial Ratios


type: video (mp4); length: 5:09

Demonstrates how to use Growth Grade & Financial Ratios section; shows the difference between historical and year-over-year Growth Grade on the real life example.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Value Price

Value Price


type: video (mp4); length: 6:03

Demonstrates how to use Value Price (intrinsic value) and the Graham Number, MOS (margin of safety) and IRT - Investment Recovery Time; explains 3 different projection models used to compute value price - pessimistic, moderate and optimistic.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Price Charts

Price Charts


type: video (mp4); length: 8:34

Demonstrates basic rules of how to read a candlestick chart, long and short term moving averages, stochastic, MACD and relative strength (RS) charts. Explains how bull or bear market condition is computed.

General Info

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation provides information technology (IT), operations and technology consulting, infrastructure, and business process services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Financial Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing/Retail/Logistics, and Other. Its consulting and technology services include strategy consulting, business and operations consulting, technology strategy and change management, and program management consulting services; application design and development; systems integration; and application testing, consulting, and engineering services, as well as enterprise information management services. The company also develops, licenses, implements, and supports proprietary and third-party software products for the healthcare industry, including solutions for health insurance plans, third party benefit administrators, and healthcare providers. In addition, it provides outsourcing services, such as application maintenance services; IT infrastructure services; and business process services comprising clinical data management, pharmacovigilance, equity research support, commercial operations, and order management services, as well as related services, including platform-based services. The company serves various industries, including banking and insurance; healthcare and life sciences; manufacturing and logistics; retail, travel, and hospitality; consumer goods; communications; information, media, and entertainment; and technology. The company markets and sells services through its professional staff, senior management, and direct sales personnel. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Financial Statements

The charts below show selected Annual and Quarterly Financial Data.

The purpose of these charts is to discover long and short term change dynamics. When numbers are growing year after year in the annual statements chart, the business become stronger and stronger and this is a good sign.

Quarterly Data Chart can be used to do a short term analysis. It makes sense to pay attention to the quarterly dynamics and do not wait for the next yearly statement. We should be alerted if we see that quarterly numbers are going down.

You can check "Annual Financial Statements" and "Quarterly Financial Statements" sections for exact numbers and growth rates.

Annual Statements

On a charts below the Line shows absolute values and the Bar chart shows Year-Over-Year Growth Rate for selected financial statement item. A consistent GROWTH is generally considered necessary to fund future growth from within a business.
NOTE: Growth Rate is not provided if either the latest period or the year-ago period contains a net loss. (source: WSJ Digest of Earnings)
TIP! move your mouse pointer over bar or a circle on any chart below to see details.

Financial Statements

Income Statement



 

Cash Flow Statement



 

Balance Sheet



 

Liquidity Ratios

Current Ratio


 

Current Ratio measures the ability to meet short term obligations. Generally accepted standard is 2 (current assets should be 2 times or 200% of current liabilities).

Quick Ratio


 

Measures immediate liquidity or the cash available to cover immediate liabilities. A safe margin would be at least 1 (100%).

Financial Leverage


 

Defined as total assets divided by total shareholders' equity. The higher the ratio, the more debt a company uses in its capital structure.

Profitability Ratios

ROA


 

Return on Assets (ROA) measures the income (profit) that is generated by the use of the assets of the business.

ROE


 

Return on Equity (ROE) is a measure of profitability that calculates how many dollars of profit a company generates with each dollar of shareholders equity. ROE is sometimes called "return on net worth."

ROIC


 

The Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) measure gives a sense of how well a company is using its money to generate returns. Some investors use this figure as a final evaluation to determine whether or not to invest in a company.

Annual Statements

Item Name Dec '06 Dec '07 Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16
Equity (BVPS) 1.70
2.55
3.38
4.46
5.90
6.50
8.05
9.29
12.11
14.49
16.93
growth rate 50.0% 32.6% 32.0% 32.3% 10.2% 23.9% 15.4% 30.4% 19.7% 16.8%
Earnings BIT 277.81
414.36
515.21
636.95
878.58
1,170.00
1,390.00
1,690.00
1,927.00
2,182.00
2,376.00
growth rate 49.2% 24.3% 23.6% 37.9% 33.2% 18.8% 21.6% 14.0% 13.2% 8.9%
Avg.PE 50.00
29.41
12.53
25.51
30.86
22.57
21.51
25.06
26.22
21.79
23.33
growth rate -41.2% -57.4% 103.6% 21.0% -26.9% -4.7% 16.5% 4.6% -16.9% 7.1%
ROA 21.20
22.13
20.45
18.73
18.52
17.51
17.48
16.68
14.44
13.10
11.37
growth rate 4.4% -7.6% -8.4% -1.1% -5.5% -0.2% -4.6% -13.4% -9.3% -13.2%
ROE 26.04
27.55
25.09
23.16
23.52
23.45
23.87
22.36
20.74
19.08
15.53
growth rate 5.8% -8.9% -7.7% 1.6% -0.3% 1.8% -6.3% -7.3% -8.0% -18.6%
ROIC 24.39
25.59
24.01
22.59
22.83
22.66
23.11
21.71
16.26
15.79
13.44
growth rate 4.9% -6.2% -5.9% 1.1% -0.7% 2.0% -6.1% -25.1% -2.9% -14.9%
Cur. Ratio 4.17
3.65
3.79
3.57
3.78
3.38
3.50
3.46
2.60
2.91
3.56
growth rate -12.5% 3.8% -5.8% 5.9% -10.6% 3.6% -1.1% -24.9% 11.9% 22.3%
Quick Ratio 3.79
3.25
3.46
3.26
3.48
3.10
3.19
3.17
2.34
2.79
3.34
growth rate -14.3% 6.5% -5.8% 6.8% -10.9% 2.9% -0.6% -26.2% 19.2% 19.7%
Leverage 1.24
1.25
1.21
1.26
1.28
1.39
1.34
1.34
1.51
1.41
1.33
growth rate 0.8% -3.2% 4.1% 1.6% 8.6% -3.6% 0.0% 12.7% -6.6% -5.7%
Balance Sheet Dec '06 Dec '07 Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16
Acct.Receivable 579.60
709.20
1,014.30
1,427.71
1,730.64
2,131.50
2,293.30
2,622.00
2,905.00
growth rate 22.4% 43.0% 40.8% 21.2% 23.2% 7.6% 14.3% 10.8%
Acct.Payable 1,103.99
1,227.63
1,591.62
1,668.00
1,984.00
2,031.00
growth rate 11.2% 29.7% 4.8% 18.9% 2.4%
Cur.Assets 1,468.10
2,307.60
3,518.20
4,085.51
4,814.29
6,147.88
6,420.60
7,909.00
8,600.00
growth rate 57.2% 52.5% 16.1% 17.8% 27.7% 4.4% 23.2% 8.7%
Total Assets 2,374.60
3,338.20
4,583.10
5,507.93
6,521.57
8,134.72
11,479.00
13,061.00
14,262.00
growth rate 40.6% 37.3% 20.2% 18.4% 24.7% 41.1% 13.8% 9.2%
Cash 735.10
1,100.90
1,541.00
1,310.91
1,570.08
2,213.01
2,010.10
2,125.00
2,034.00
growth rate 49.8% 40.0% -14.9% 19.8% 41.0% -9.2% 5.7% -4.3%
Inventory 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
growth rate
Cur.Liabilities 387.60
646.60
930.70
1,209.71
1,377.33
1,774.51
2,592.10
2,714.00
2,418.00
growth rate 66.8% 43.9% 30.0% 13.9% 28.8% 46.1% 4.7% -10.9%
Liabilities 409.00
685.10
998.60
1,555.05
1,667.19
1,998.93
3,738.80
3,783.00
3,534.00
growth rate 67.5% 45.8% 55.7% 7.2% 19.9% 87.0% 1.2% -6.6%
LT Debt 0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
937.50
877.00
797.00
growth rate -6.5% -9.1%
Equity 1,073.50
1,468.21
1,965.60
2,653.20
3,584.40
3,952.89
4,854.38
6,135.79
7,740.20
9,278.00
10,728.00
growth rate 36.8% 33.9% 35.0% 35.1% 10.3% 22.8% 26.4% 26.2% 19.9% 15.6%
Common Shares 602.00
607.00
598.00
602.00
618.00
621.00
612.00
610.00
613.00
613.00
610.00
growth rate 0.8% -1.5% 0.7% 2.7% 0.5% -1.5% -0.3% 0.5% 0.0% -0.5%
Cash Flow Statement Dec '06 Dec '07 Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16
Capital Expenditures 104.73
182.47
169.40
76.60
185.50
288.22
334.47
261.60
212.00
273.00
300.00
growth rate 74.2% -7.2% -54.8% 142.2% 55.4% 16.0% -21.8% -19.0% 28.8% 9.9%
Cash Dividends 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
growth rate
Cash From OA 252.88
344.32
429.70
672.30
764.70
875.15
1,172.58
1,423.80
1,473.00
2,153.00
1,621.00
growth rate 36.2% 24.8% 56.5% 13.7% 14.4% 34.0% 21.4% 3.5% 46.2% -24.7%
FCF per Share 0.18
0.27
0.44
0.99
0.94
1.20
1.37
1.64
2.30
2.47
2.34
growth rate 50.0% 63.0% 125.0% -5.1% 27.7% 14.2% 19.7% 40.2% 7.4% -5.3%
Sale Purchase of Stock -294.60
-391.36
-61.50
-147.00
-329.00
-336.00
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
FCF 148.00
162.00
260.00
596.00
579.00
587.00
838.00
1,162.00
1,261.00
1,881.00
1,321.00
growth rate 9.5% 60.5% 129.2% -2.9% 1.4% 42.8% 38.7% 8.5% 49.2% -29.8%
Income Statement Dec '06 Dec '07 Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16
Sales 1,420.00
2,140.00
2,816.30
3,278.70
4,592.40
6,121.16
7,346.47
8,843.20
10,263.00
12,416.00
13,487.00
growth rate 50.7% 31.6% 16.4% 40.1% 33.3% 20.0% 20.4% 16.1% 21.0% 8.6%
Op.Income 516.70
618.50
861.90
883.62
1,051.26
1,228.60
1,885.00
2,142.00
2,289.00
growth rate 19.7% 39.4% 2.5% 19.0% 16.9% 53.4% 13.6% 6.9%
IBT 515.20
637.00
878.60
1,169.15
1,387.60
1,687.90
1,924.00
2,164.00
2,357.00
growth rate 23.6% 37.9% 33.1% 18.7% 21.6% 14.0% 12.5% 8.9%
Net Income 430.80
535.00
733.50
883.62
1,051.26
1,228.60
1,439.00
1,624.00
1,553.00
growth rate 24.2% 37.1% 20.5% 19.0% 16.9% 17.1% 12.9% -4.4%
EPS 0.39
0.57
0.72
0.89
1.19
1.43
1.72
2.02
2.35
2.65
2.55
growth rate 46.2% 26.3% 23.6% 33.7% 20.2% 20.3% 17.4% 16.3% 12.8% -3.8%
Gross Profit 636.34
929.54
1,243.50
1,429.20
1,937.80
2,582.53
3,068.23
3,577.70
4,122.00
4,976.00
5,379.00
growth rate 46.1% 33.8% 14.9% 35.6% 33.3% 18.8% 16.6% 15.2% 20.7% 8.1%

Quarterly Statements

Item Name Jun '16 Sep '16 Dec '16 Mar '17 Jun '17
Earnings BIT 599.40
617.20
564.80
655.00
641.00
growth rate 3.0% -8.5% 16.0% -2.1%
Balance Sheet Jun '16 Sep '16 Dec '16 Mar '17 Jun '17
Acct.Receivable 2,878.50
2,915.70
2,905.00
3,039.00
3,089.00
growth rate 1.3% -0.4% 4.6% 1.7%
Acct.Payable 1,729.50
1,944.00
2,031.00
1,751.00
1,834.00
growth rate 12.4% 4.5% -13.8% 4.7%
Cur.Assets 7,758.90
8,199.80
8,600.00
7,842.00
8,099.00
growth rate 5.7% 4.9% -8.8% 3.3%
Total Assets 13,140.10
13,716.70
14,262.00
13,629.00
13,938.00
growth rate 4.4% 4.0% -4.4% 2.3%
Cash 1,684.50
1,550.30
2,034.00
1,308.00
1,157.00
growth rate -8.0% 31.2% -35.7% -11.5%
Cur.Liabilities 2,120.00
2,300.70
2,418.00
2,585.00
2,415.00
growth rate 8.5% 5.1% 6.9% -6.6%
Liabilities 3,277.20
3,424.40
3,534.00
3,646.00
3,455.00
growth rate 4.5% 3.2% 3.2% -5.2%
LT Debt 840.00
821.60
797.00
772.00
747.00
growth rate -2.2% -3.0% -3.1% -3.2%
Equity 9,862.90
10,292.30
10,728.00
9,983.00
10,483.00
growth rate 4.4% 4.2% -6.9% 5.0%
Common Shares 6.10
6.10
6.00
6.00
6.00
growth rate 0.0% -1.6% 0.0% 0.0%
Cash Flow Statement Jun '16 Sep '16 Dec '16 Mar '17 Jun '17
Capital Expenditures 74.60
73.80
87.20
66.00
60.00
growth rate -1.1% 18.2% -24.3% -9.1%
Cash Dividends 89.00
89.00
89.00
89.00
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Cash From OA 356.40
584.40
598.60
277.00
521.00
growth rate 64.0% 2.4% -53.7% 88.1%
Sale Purchase of Stock -36.80
-113.60
21.60
-1,453.00
13.00
growth rate 0.0% 100.0% -100.0% 100.0%
FCF 281.80
510.60
511.40
211.00
461.00
growth rate 81.2% 0.2% -58.7% 118.5%
Income Statement Jun '16 Sep '16 Dec '16 Mar '17 Jun '17
Sales 3,369.90
3,453.10
3,461.90
3,546.00
3,670.00
growth rate 2.5% 0.3% 2.4% 3.5%
Op.Income 590.90
583.30
560.70
570.00
606.00
growth rate -1.3% -3.9% 1.7% 6.3%
IBT 594.70
612.60
560.40
649.00
635.00
growth rate 3.0% -8.5% 15.8% -2.2%
Net Income 252.60
445.00
415.00
557.00
470.00
growth rate 76.2% -6.7% 34.2% -15.6%
EPS
growth rate
Gross Profit 1,331.80
1,375.60
1,384.40
1,352.00
1,409.00
growth rate 3.3% 0.6% -2.3% 4.2%

Growth Grade & Financial Ratios

All financial ratios below are calculated based on latest annual statements available and present the most up to date snapshot of a company finances.

Growth Grade

Historical Growth Grade:

B (80.43)

YOY Growth Grade:

B (83.30)

Click on buttons above for detailed yearly growth rates.

Market Ratios

Profitability Ratios

Liquidity Ratios

Efficiency Ratios

Value Price

PE and EPS

Historical Current Forward
PE 24.00 24.00 17.24
EPS / Growth 18.0% 3.12 14.0%

Value Price & Investment Recovery Time

Read more about Stock2Own value price in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

Equity Growth Rate: 21.4%

Estimates Pessimistic Moderate Optimistic My Numbers
Rate of Return 15.0%
MOS Price % 50 %
Future EPS Growth 14.0% 17.8% 17.8%
Future PE 17.24 25.61 25.61
Future EPS 11.54 16.03 16.03
Value Price
MOS %
49.14
-34.3%
101.43
35.6%
101.43
35.6%
MOS Price 24.57 50.71 50.71
IRT 10.47 9.33 9.33

Graham Number:

NOTE: The Graham Number applies only to certain types of stocks in combination with a number of other criteria.

Read more about Graham Number in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

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