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NASDAQ:CTSHCognizant Technology Solutions Price Target & Analyst Ratings

+0.03 (+0.04 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $66.93
50-Day Range
MA: $61.14
52-Week Range
Now: $66.93
Volume1.29 million shs
Average Volume3.93 million shs
Market Capitalization$36.29 billion
P/E Ratio22.61
Dividend Yield1.32%

Analyst Ratings

Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH) Price Target and Consensus Rating

MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
21 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Cognizant Technology Solutions in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $67.00, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 0.10%. The high price target for CTSH is $81.00 and the low price target for CTSH is $37.00. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score:
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
6 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
6 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
7 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $67.00$63.32$62.29$68.38
Price Target Upside: 0.10% upside12.12% upside8.98% upside1.52% downside

Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH) Consensus Price Target History

Average Share Price and Price Target by Month

The chart below shows how a company's share price and consensus price target have changed over time. The dark blue line represents the company's actual price. The lighter blue line represents the stock's consensus price target. The even lighter blue range in the background of the two lines represents the low price target and the high price target for each stock.

Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/30/2020WedbushUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Underperform$68.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
7/30/2020Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold$60.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
7/30/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$66.00 ➝ $78.00Medium
7/30/2020Needham & Company LLCUpgradeUnderperform ➝ HoldLow
7/30/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.00 ➝ $75.00Low
7/30/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$62.00 ➝ $69.00Low
7/30/2020Wells Fargo & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$70.00 ➝ $78.00Low
7/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$51.00 ➝ $64.00Low
7/28/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Outperform$68.00 ➝ $72.00Low
7/15/2020BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$64.00 ➝ $70.00Medium
7/13/2020HSBCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$56.00 ➝ $68.00Low
6/10/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$49.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
5/10/2020NomuraReiterated RatingHold$68.00Medium
5/8/2020Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$60.00Medium
4/7/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetSell$57.00 ➝ $37.00High
2/19/2020Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageUnderweight$65.00Low
1/21/2020Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$63.00Low
1/6/2020Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ Underperform$65.00Medium
11/11/2019Edward JonesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
9/23/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$83.00 ➝ $81.00Medium
9/20/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageUnderweight$64.00 ➝ $64.00High
5/10/2019ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
5/7/2019Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
5/3/2019Nomura SecuritiesDowngradeHoldLow
5/3/2019CIBCReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
5/3/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweight$87.00 ➝ $75.00High
5/3/2019Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$84.00 ➝ $64.00High
5/3/2019William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
5/3/2019OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
2/7/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$79.00 ➝ $84.00High
12/2/2018CowenDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$67.98Low
11/20/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$70.00Medium
11/19/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$94.00Medium
10/4/2018Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$85.00Low
5/7/2018Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$91.00Medium
2/7/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$90.00Medium
(Data available from 8/15/2018 forward)
This page was last updated on 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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