Cognizant Technology Profile

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Exercise or conversion by Ramakrishnan Chandrasekaran of 15000 shares of Cognizant Technology subject to Rule 16b-3

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation insider trading alert for exercise of class a common stock by Ramakrishnan Chandrasekaran, Pres. MD Global Delivery, on October 15, 2017. This event was filed by Cognizant Technology Solu with SEC on 2010-12-06. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Cognizant Technology Summary

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) is traded on NASDAQ in USA. It is located in NEW JERSEY, U.S.A and employs 255,800 people. Cognizant Technology is listed under Business Services category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 43.93 B. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation conducts business under Services sector and is part of Business Services industry. This company has 590.62 M outstanding shares of which 7.81 M shares are currently shorted by private and institutional investors with about 2.72 trading days to cover. COGNIZANT TECH SO currently holds about 4.38 B in cash with 1.98 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 7.41.
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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Dnb Asset Management AsCommon Shares2.5 M179.5 M
Genesis Asset Managers LlpCommon Shares1.9 M141 M
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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporationration offer information technology , consulting, and business process services worldwide. more
Fama & French Business Services
Business Services
Fama & French Classification
NameCognizant Technology Solutions Corporation
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Services, Business Services
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
Business AddressGlenpointe Centre West, 500 Frank W. Burr Blvd., Teaneck, NJ 07666, United States
Foreign Associates
CIK Number01058290.0
IndustryBusiness Services
Contact Number201 801 0243
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


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Cognizant Technology Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate0.75May 5, 2017
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