Moreover, Rk Capital Management Llc has 2.67% invested in the company for 55,562 shares.
The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 8.52%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 7.74% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. The stock increased 1.76% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $77.87. Drosos Virginia sold 1,438 shares worth $149,848. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.01% the S&P500.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) opened at $76.52 on Thursday. Anderson Hoagland & Co bought 36,074 shares as the company's stock declined 11.27% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 2,676 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $333,000, down from 5,976 at the end of the previous reported quarter. This continues to be an interesting story, and we look forward to updating it again soon on Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation. In the investment work, traders and investors are still found of using the moving average to determine and analyze technical signs. Currently, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has an average volume of 3.61 Million. It has underperformed by 11.20% the S&P500. Finally, Signet Financial Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. It also increased its holding in Ingersoll (NYSE:IR) by 8,100 shares in the quarter, for a total of 22,600 shares, and has risen its stake in Crescent Pt Energy Corp (NYSE:CPG). Tompkins Fincl has invested 0.12% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.87 earnings per share. analysts anticipate that Cognizant Technology Solutions will post 3.35 earnings per share for the current year. CTSH's profit would be $518.89 million giving it 21.89 P/E if the $0.88 EPS is correct. The information technology service provider reported $1.03 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.15. Comgest Global Investors S.A.S. grew its stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions by 24.5% during the 3rd quarter.
Net in the quarter swung to a loss of $5.3 million or 4 cents per diluted share from profit of $192.7 million or $1.52 in the same quarter a year ago. Therefore 50% are positive. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. had 77 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 12 by Cowen & Co. Argus Research maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, August 11 report. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $83.54. $592,000 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) shares were sold by GOMATAM SUMITHRA. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy" on Monday, January 8. The firm has "Hold" rating by Buckingham Research given on Monday, September 11. Credit Agricole S A reported 396,511 shares. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, October 14 by Imperial Capital. Moreover, Davidson And Garrard has 1.03% invested in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Wedbush has "Outperform" rating and $70 target.
Since August 10, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 38 insider sales for $57.98 million activity.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)'s latest quote $76.52 $6.75 3.55% will find technical support in $75.59 a share and a breakdown below this region would be a significantly bearish signal for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation traders. Narrowing our focus to the previous 1 month, the shares have been down by -6.64%. Mehta Rajeev sold 32,000 shares worth $2.30M. Veeraraghavachary Srinivasan also sold $180,000 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) on Wednesday, August 16. Lionstone Capital Management Llc sold 62,900 shares as the company's stock rose 1.42% with the market. The insider CHINTAMANENI RAMAKRISHNA PRASAD sold $393,264.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.27, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 37 investors sold Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation shares while 296 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 244 raised stakes.
Net in the quarter swung to a loss of $18 million or 3 cents per diluted share from profit of $416 million or 68 cents in the same quarter a year ago. The New York-based Clearbridge Invests Ltd Liability has invested 0% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Rand Wealth Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.15% or 18,062 shares. Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio holds 423,088 shares.
CTSH has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Ohio-based Tru Of Toledo Na Oh has invested 1.12% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Its down 0.74, from 1.51 in 2017Q2. Palouse Cap Inc has invested 0.76% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). State Street invested 0% in SP Plus Corporation (NASDAQ:SP). Skylands Cap Lc reported 833,200 shares. DSOUZA FRANCISCO sold $17.77 million worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) on Wednesday, January 10. Echo Street Cap Management Limited Liability accumulated 0.24% or 98,490 shares. YRC Worldwide Inc had 15 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, September 10 by SunTrust. Stifel Finance owns 0% invested in Gartner, Inc. Morgan Stanley maintained it with "Equal-Weight" rating and $77 target in Thursday, November 2 report. (NASDAQ:BJRI) rating on Thursday, January 5. The stock of Gartner, Inc. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Tuesday, October 31 with "Neutral". (NASDAQ:BJRI) earned "Underweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, July 19.
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