Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting and business process outsourcing services. These include business and technology consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance, IT infrastructure services, analytics, business intelligence, data warehousing, customer relationship management, supply chain management, engineering and manufacturing solutions, enterprise resource planning, research, and development outsourcing, and testing solutions.

Type
Public
HQ
Teaneck, US
Founded
1994
Size (employees)
261,400 (est)
Cognizant was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Teaneck, US
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Key People/Management at Cognizant

Francisco DSouza

Francisco DSouza

CEO
Karen McLoughlin

Karen McLoughlin

CFO
Rajeev Mehta

Rajeev Mehta

President
Srinivasan Veeraraghavachary

Srinivasan Veeraraghavachary

COO
Venkat Krishnaswamy

Venkat Krishnaswamy

Vice Chairman, Healthcare and Life Sciences
James Lennox

James Lennox

Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer
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Cognizant Office Locations

Cognizant has offices in Hong Kong, Dublin, Helsinki, Heredia and in 158 other locations
Teaneck, US (HQ)
500 Frank W. Burr Boulevard
Bentonville, US
3317 SW I St
Bentonville, US
300 SW 24th St
Brasher, US
104 County Rd 50
Bridgewater, US
8001 200 Somerset Corporate Blvd
Carmel, US
200 1289 City Center Dr
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Cognizant Financials and Metrics

Cognizant Revenue

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Cognizant's revenue was reported to be $14.81 b in FY, 2017 which is a 9.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

3.9 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2018)

1.5 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2018), %

38.6%

Net income (Q1, 2018)

520 m

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

693 m

Market capitalization (18-Jul-2018)

48.2 b

Closing share price (18-Jul-2018)

82.3

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

1.4 b

EV

47.6 b
Cognizant's current market capitalization is $48.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

10.3 b12.4 b13.5 b14.8 b

Revenue growth, %

16%21%9%10%

Cost of goods sold

6.1 b7.4 b8.1 b9.2 b

Gross profit

4.1 b5 b5.4 b5.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

2.4 b2.5 b2.6 b2.9 b3.1 b3.2 b3.2 b3.4 b3.5 b3.5 b3.7 b3.8 b3.9 b

Cost of goods sold

1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b1.7 b184.5 m1.9 b1.9 b2 b2.1 b2.2 b2.3 b2.3 b2.4 b

Gross profit

989.9 m1 b1 b1.2 b2.9 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %

41%40%39%41%94%39%40%40%40%38%38%38%39%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

2 b2.1 b2 b1.9 b

Accounts Receivable

2 b2.3 b2.6 b2.9 b

Current Assets

6.8 b7.9 b8.6 b9.1 b

PP&E

1.2 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

1.9 b2 b2.6 b1.3 b1.1 b1.5 b1.5 b1.7 b1.6 b1.3 b1.2 b1.6 b1.4 b

Accounts Receivable

1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b2.1 b2.2 b2.1 b2.3 b2.4 b2.5 b2.6 b2.7 b2.9 b3.1 b

Current Assets

6.3 b6.7 b7.3 b6.4 b6.8 b7.2 b7.6 b7.8 b8.2 b7.8 b8.1 b8.6 b9 b

PP&E

1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

1.4 b1.6 b1.6 b1.5 b

Depreciation and Amortization

208 m330 m379 m443 m

Accounts Payable

26 m19.4 m6 m16 m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5 b2.2 b1.6 b2.4 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

348.9 m371.9 m1.1 b382.9 m803 m1.2 b441.2 m693.6 m1.1 b557 m1 b1.5 b520 m

Depreciation and Amortization

46.7 m46.7 m145.2 m75.6 m159.6 m242 m87.7 m180.6 m278.4 m104 m207 m321 m117 m

Accounts Payable

65.6 m8.1 m44.6 m28.3 m19.4 m16.8 m48.1 m5.9 m11.9 m13 m2 m(5 m)86 m

Cash From Operating Activities

157.3 m565.6 m1.1 b189.3 m645.4 m1.5 b72 m438 m1 b277 m798 m1.6 b388 m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

68.6 x

EV/CFO

122.6 x

Revenue/Employee

15 k

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.4 x

P/E Ratio

93.6
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Cognizant Operating Metrics

Cognizant's Customers was reported to be 357 in FY, 2017.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Q3, 2017FY, 2017

Customers

271 300 329 350 357

Active Cities

61 68 73 80

Countries

32 35 38 38

Locations

103 115 153 174
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Cognizant Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Bolder Healthcare Solutions April 20, 2018
Zone October 26, 2017
Netcentric, A Cognizant Digital Business October 24, 2017
TMG Health June 13, 2017
Brilliant Service March 01, 2017
Adaptra December 16, 2016
KIS Information Services (KIS) December 01, 2016
Nova IT December 01, 2016
Mirabeau November 29, 2016
Frontica Business Solutions October 03, 2016$128 m
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Cognizant Revenue Breakdown

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Cognizant revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.6% from Communications, Media and Technology, 20.5% from Products and Resources, 28.8% from Healthcare and 38.1% from Financial Services

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Cognizant Online and Social Media Presence

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Cognizant News and Updates

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Cognizant cuts profit forecast due to tax hit

(Reuters) - IT services firm Cognizant lowered its forecast for annual earnings on Monday saying that it now expected to pay higher taxes than previously thought, driving its shares down 6 percent.
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