Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] saw a change by -0.07% with the Thursday trading session, closing the trade at the price of $60.60. The company is holding 559.03M shares with keeping 549.86M floating shares. With the latest trading session, the stock is set at 6.82% off compared to its 52-week low, sliding -19.03% from high for the same period of time.

Since its 90-day high, the share price saw a move by -10.89%, trading +3.13% in oppose to its 90-day low While during the day, 559.03M shares valued at 1.34 million were bought and sold.

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [NASDAQ:CTSH]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 56.73 to 74.85. This is compared to its latest closing price of $60.64.

Keep your eyes peeled for this company’s upcoming financial results publication, which is slated for Wed 30 Oct (In 9 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] sitting at +17.05 and its Gross Margin at +35.76, this company’s Net Margin is now 12.60%. These measurements indicate that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 23.19, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 17.20%. Its Return on Equity is 19.02, and its Return on Assets is 13.50. These metrics all suggest that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 6.52. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 6.12, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 4.68. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term

Debt to Equity is 101.81, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 6.44.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 9.15 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 0.23. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 1.81, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.02. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] has a Price to Book Ratio of 3.21, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 14.30 and P/E Ratio of 16.79. These metrics all suggest that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] earns $57,262 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 4.75 and its Total Asset Turnover is 1.04. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 3.12 and its Current Ratio is 3.12. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] has 559.03M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $33.90B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 56.73 to 74.85. At its current price, it has moved down by -19.03% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 6.82% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.05, which indicates that it is 1.45% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 48.62. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation [CTSH], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.