Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)- Stock Buzzer on Short Call

Friday, 26 Jan, 2018

M&R Cap Mngmt Inc has 1,075 shares. Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands has invested 0.68% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Moreover, Anderson Hoagland & Co has 1.17% invested in the company for 105,280 shares. $330,754 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) was sold by Kandiah Gajakarnan Vibushanan. It also increased its holding in Dow Chemical by 42,023 shares in the quarter, for a total of 80,323 shares, and has risen its stake in Ross Stores Inc (NASDAQ:ROST).

Moving toward other technical indicators, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)is wondering in considerable region as it has 20 days moving average of 6.49% and struggles for 50 days moving average of buoyant run is 7.10%. State Bank Of Nova Scotia invested in 157,856 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Private Trust Co. NA now owns 10,432 shares of the information technology service provider's stock valued at $740,000 after purchasing an additional 1,624 shares during the last quarter.

Whitnell & Co increased Cognizant Technology Solutio (CTSH) stake by 27.71% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. They expect $0.86 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $0.86 per share. GOLD's profit will be $71.50 million for 31.56 P/E if the $0.81 EPS becomes a reality. New York-based Paradigm Asset Com Limited Company has invested 0.66% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH).

Kessler Investment Group Llc, which manages about $101.98M and $77.84 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cummins Inc (NYSE:CMI) by 2,295 shares to 18,456 shares, valued at $3.10M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Confluence Invest Ltd owns 351,105 shares. Alcoa Corp was raised too. So is with Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-one have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the stock. (NYSE:LOW) earned "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, January 2. On Thursday, September 7 Lennox James Patrick sold $123,456 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) or 1,725 shares. BidaskClub cut Cognizant Technology Solutions from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Friday, December 29th.

Among 3 analysts covering Argan (NYSE:AGX), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, August 3 report. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Monday, October 30 report. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, September 15 to "Neutral". The stock has a market capitalization of $46,260.00, a P/E ratio of 24.29, a P/E/G ratio of 1.49 and a beta of 1.08. The rating was initiated by HSBC on Friday, September 30 with "Buy".

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 21 sales for $64.20 million activity. Cognizant Technology Solutions has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $81.98. 2,500 shares were sold by Veeraraghavachary Srinivasan, worth $177,500 on Friday, August 4. Cognizant Technology Solutions had a return on equity of 18.94% and a net margin of 13.42%. The fund owned 147,788 shares of the information technology service provider's stock after selling 1,382 shares during the quarter. The insider Middleton Sean sold $2,364. Cognizant Technology Solutions's revenue was up 9.1% on a year-over-year basis. After $0.93 actual EPS reported by Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.38% negative EPS growth.

The company's share price is down -0.66% from previous highs of around $78.78 per share on January 23, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.27, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. 42 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. (NYSE:DLB). Picton Mahoney Asset Mngmt has 32,000 shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. Psagot Invest House Ltd holds 0.11% or 37,185 shares. 3,530 are held by Argent Trust. Guardian Life Of America holds 772 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board invested 0% of its portfolio in Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Sei holds 84,658 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. The Maryland-based Lockheed Martin Investment Mngmt Co has invested 0.07% in Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Westfield Cap Mgmt Co LP reported 988,652 shares. Macquarie Grp Ltd accumulated 0.03% or 196,142 shares. Deutsche Natl Bank Ag owns 249,087 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 221,300 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $17,040,100. Ubs Asset Americas owns 30,089 shares or 0% of their U.S. portfolio. (NYSE:LOW), 20 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Cowen reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $80.00 price target on shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Jefferies maintained Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE:HAE) rating on Monday, January 8. Morgan Stanley has "Equal-Weight" rating and $77 target. The rating was upgraded by Longbow to "Neutral" on Thursday, February 2. The stock of KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Wednesday, November 16 by Bernstein. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $7000 target in Wednesday, July 12 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 8 by Needham. About 2.58 million shares traded or 67.10% up from the average. It also reduced Visa Inc Cl A (NYSE:V) stake by 9,846 shares and now owns 891,510 shares.