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CGNX [NASD]
Cognex Corporation
Index- P/E29.51 EPS (ttm)1.64 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand172.82M Perf Week-6.20%
Market Cap8.36B Forward P/E26.78 EPS next Y1.81 Insider Trans-29.73% Shs Float163.45M Perf Month-8.27%
Income291.10M PEG1.08 EPS next Q0.20 Inst Own82.50% Short Float4.46% Perf Quarter-30.49%
Sales748.00M P/S11.18 EPS this Y88.40% Inst Trans-0.09% Short Ratio3.16 Perf Half Y-20.96%
Book/sh6.30 P/B7.68 EPS next Y30.19% ROA14.80% Target Price65.68 Perf Year14.45%
Cash/sh2.34 P/C20.67 EPS next 5Y27.40% ROE16.50% 52W Range41.68 - 72.99 Perf YTD-20.88%
Dividend0.18 P/FCF42.82 EPS past 5Y33.00% ROI25.90% 52W High-33.70% Beta1.56
Dividend %0.37% Quick Ratio5.00 Sales past 5Y18.20% Gross Margin77.40% 52W Low16.10% ATR1.65
Employees1771 Current Ratio5.60 Sales Q/Q39.50% Oper. Margin34.70% RSI (14)37.92 Volatility3.40% 3.43%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.00 EPS Q/Q129.70% Profit Margin23.70% Rel Volume0.53 Prev Close49.67
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.00 EarningsApr 30 AMC Payout28.30% Avg Volume2.31M Price48.39
Recom2.20 SMA20-4.56% SMA50-9.08% SMA200-15.79% Volume1,218,335 Change-2.58%
Apr-10-18Downgrade Goldman Buy → Neutral
Apr-04-18Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
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Nov-08-17Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
Apr-03-17Initiated Goldman Buy $95
Mar-15-17Downgrade Needham Buy → Hold
Feb-17-17Reiterated Needham Buy $61 → $80
Dec-08-16Initiated Deutsche Bank Buy $74
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Nov-01-16Reiterated Needham Buy $55 → $61
Aug-02-16Reiterated Needham Buy $42 → $55
Jun-14-16Downgrade Canaccord Genuity Buy → Hold $45
Jun-06-16Initiated Bernstein Mkt Perform
May-11-16Initiated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $42
Apr-01-16Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $42 → $45
Mar-24-16Downgrade Credit Agricole Outperform → Underperform
Mar-11-16Downgrade Raymond James Outperform → Mkt Perform
Jan-22-16Initiated Raymond James Outperform
Nov-11-15Initiated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $35
Nov-03-15Downgrade Credit Agricole Buy → Outperform
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Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate tasks primarily in manufacturing processes worldwide. The company offers machine vision products, which are used to automate the manufacturing and tracking of discrete items, such as mobile phones, aspirin bottles, and automobile tires by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. Its products include VisionPro, a software suite that provides various vision tools for programming; displacement sensors with vision software for use in 3D application; In-Sight vision systems that perform various vision tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; In-Sight vision sensors; ID products, including DataMan barcode readers and barcode verifiers, as well as vision-enabled mobile terminals for industrial barcode reading applications; and barcode scanning software development kits. The company sells its products to customers in the consumer electronics and automotive industries, and semiconductor and electronics capital equipment markets through direct sales force, as well as through a network of distributors and integrators. Cognex Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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CURRAN JOHN J.Sr Vice President, CFONov 03Sale132.6012,5001,657,5280Nov 06 12:17 PM
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