Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) Insider Sells 2625 Shares of Stock

The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell) is 2.00 for CTSH and 3.10 for CA, which implies that analysts are more bullish on the outlook for CA. Culbertson A N & Co Inc who had been investing in Texas Instrs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $114.50B market cap company. The stock increased 1.21% or $2.54 during the last trading session, reaching $213.46. About 356,890 shares traded. Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) has risen 62.06% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) earned "Buy" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Sunday, October 29. The institutional investor held 3.72M shares of the edp services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $270.02M, down from 3.83M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Chandrasekaran Ramakrishnan now owns 271,300 shares or 0.05% of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp's market cap. The stock increased 2.21% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $37. The average 1-year price target for (CTSH) reveals an average price target of $83.55 per share.

Let's take an assessment at how Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) has been performing. It has underperformed by 11.20% the S&P500. On average, analysts expect that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation will post $3.35 EPS for the current year. Therefore 77% are positive. Domino's Pizza had 64 analyst reports since August 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup given on Friday, March 31. They issued a buy rating and a $93.00 price target on the stock. On Thursday, April 13 the stock rating was upgraded by SunTrust to "Buy". The stock has a market capitalization of $45,570.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.93, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 1.08. The stock has "Outperform" rating by William Blair on Wednesday, November 1. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, November 8 by Needham. As per Tuesday, May 3, the company rating was initiated by RBC Capital Markets. Longbow upgraded Domino's Pizza, Inc. The stock of Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 25 by Deutsche Bank. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $77.0 target in Thursday, November 9 report.

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.17, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. First Trust Advisors Ltd Partnership holds 0.21% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) or 1.14 million shares. Sphera Funds Management Ltd owns 30,866 shares or 0.32% of their United States portfolio. Insiders ownership held at 0.30%. Vanguard Gp reported 0.14% stake. (NYSE:WMT). Clarkston Llc reported 319,627 shares. Salem Counselors Inc holds 1,030 shares. Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio has 0.02% invested in Domino's Pizza, Inc. Kbc Nv reported 8,127 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Security Natl Bank Of Sioux City Iowa Ia reported 1.14% of its portfolio in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) was sold by WEINER RUSSELL J on Tuesday, October 17.

Bender Robert & Associates, which manages about $142.65 million and $174.02M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Intuitive Surgical Inc (NASDAQ:ISRG) by 25,015 shares to 38,308 shares, valued at $13.36M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Finally, Palladium Partners LLC raised its holdings in shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions by 2.5% in the 3rd quarter.

Why Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) stock is considered to be overbought? The shares price has directed 34.04% in previous year and swapped 5.61% during past one month. CTSH's profit will be $518.89M for 21.87 P/E if the $0.88 EPS becomes a reality. Mckinley Carter Wealth Svcs invested 0.98% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH).

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Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 36 selling transactions for $45.65 million activity. 34,437 shares were sold by Mehta Rajeev, worth $2.50M on Tuesday, September 12. WFG Advisors LP now owns 1,958 shares of the information technology service provider's stock worth $130,000 after purchasing an additional 621 shares during the period.

Looking at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, 14 Analysts issued a Buy for MoSys, 10 gave Outperform, 9 analysts gave Hold Rating, 0 issued Underperform and 0 marked the stock as Sell. On Wednesday, August 16 Veeraraghavachary Srinivasan sold $180,000 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) or 2,500 shares. CHATTERJEE DEBASHIS sold $162,060 worth of stock.

Bearing it in mind, the company saw a yearly performance of 33.80% for 2017 and its weekly volatility showed 1.30%. Its up 0.27, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. A 24 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 0 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NASDAQ:CTSH) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in CTSH. A total of 4.12 Million shares exchanged at hands and its Average Volume is 3.59 Million.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold" was reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal. 80,955 were reported by Busey Tru Commerce. Edgewood Management Llc accumulated 16.92M shares. North Star Asset Mngmt, Wisconsin-based fund reported 166,967 shares. Boston Common Asset Management Limited Com stated it has 63,123 shares. Credit Agricole S A holds 396,511 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Goelzer Inv Mngmt stated it has 75,278 shares. Mutual Of America Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation invested 0.12% in PNM Resources, Inc. Ashfield Capital Lc holds 10,500 shares. Robecosam Ag holds 130,231 shares. Moreover, Smead Capital Management Inc. has 6.42% invested in the company for 47,219 shares. Highfields Mgmt Limited Partnership stated it has 1.23% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH).

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