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Earnings Estimate Forecast on Cognex Corporation(CGNX)


Cognex Corporation(CGNX): For the most recent quarter end, Cognex Corporation reported Annual Earnings of $0.43. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $1.72. For the most recent quarter end, CGNX reported a surprise Earnings per Share of 43.33% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.27 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $1.91. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $2.33 based on the consensus. Natick based Cognex Corporation Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on May 01, 2017.

Cognex Corporation has received $0.27 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Mar 2017 ,According to the estimate provided by 6 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 6 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $0.23 while the top line estimate is $0.28 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at 55.88%. Cognex Corporation reported better than expected with a surprise EPS of 43.33% or $0.13 during its most recent quarterly earnings. The Actual EPS was $0.43 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.3. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Cognex Corporation will release next earnings on May 01, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.27. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $65.76. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $1.91.

Cognex Corporation has a Price to Earnings ratio of 48.29 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 6.83. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Cognex Corporation has a price to cash ratio of 39.8. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 28.72% and Return on Equity of the stock is 15.29%.

Cognex Corporation last declared its Dividend on Nov 30, 2016. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Cognex Corporation has a Dividend Yield of 0.39% with an Annual Dividend of $0.3. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.19 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is 0.02.

Cognex Corporation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 16, 2017. The company reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13. Analyst had a consensus of $0.30. The company had revenue of $129.32 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $116.78 million. The companys revenue was up 32.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.22 EPS.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 9, 2016, Jeffrey Benjamin Miller (director) sold 7,500 shares at 63.06 per share price.On Dec 9, 2016, Richard Morin (Sr. VP F&A, CFO) sold 23,000 shares at 60.30 per share price.On Nov 28, 2016, Bruce Robinson J (director) sold 25,750 shares at 60.95 per share price.

Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) rose 0.43% or 0.33 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $76.41 the stock was seen hitting $77.88 as a peak level and $76.41 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $77.11. The daily volume was measured at 769,321 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $78.9 and the 52-week low is $35.15. The company has a market cap of $6,636 million.

Cognex Corp. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets machine vision systems that are used to automate a wide range of manufacturing processes where vision is required. Cognex machine vision systems consist of two primary elements: a computer, which serves as a machine vision engine, and software that processes and analyzes images. When connected to a video camera, the machine vision system captures images and extracts information, which determines appropriate action for other equipment in the manufacturing process.



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