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.

Company Growth (employees)
Teaneck, US
Size (employees)
260,200 (est)
Cognizant was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Teaneck, US

Key People/Management at Cognizant

Francisco D'Souza

Francisco D'Souza

Rajeev Mehta

Rajeev Mehta

CEO, IT Services
Karen McLoughlin

Karen McLoughlin

Ramakrishnan Chandrasekaran

Ramakrishnan Chandrasekaran

EVP, Cognizant India

Cognizant Office Locations

Cognizant has offices in Teaneck, London, Paris, Greater London and in 68 other locations
Teaneck, US (HQ)
500 Frank W. Burr Boulevard
Paris, FR
1-3, rue du Château Neuilly-sur-Seine
London, GB
1 Kingdom Street Paddington Central
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Cognizant Financials and Metrics

Cognizant Financials

Cognizant's revenue was reported to be $13.5 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

3.7 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

1.4 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

470 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

606 m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

44.1 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

1.2 b


43.7 b
Cognizant's current market capitalization is $44.1 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.3 b12.4 b13.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

6.1 b7.4 b8.1 b

Gross profit

4.1 b5 b5.4 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.3 b2.4 b2.5 b2.6 b3.7 b

Cost of goods sold

1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b2.3 b

Gross profit

923.4 m989.9 m1 b1.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2015FY, 2016


2.1 b2 b

Accounts Receivable

103.3 k

Current Assets

7.9 b8.6 b


1.3 b1.3 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


1.2 b

Current Assets

8.1 b


1.3 b


2.6 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.4 b1.6 b1.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

208 m330 m379 m

Accounts Receivable

(259 m)(322 m)(330 m)

Accounts Payable

26 m19.4 m6 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

319.6 m348.9 m371.9 m355.6 m803 m1.2 b441.2 m693.6 m1.1 b557 m

Depreciation and Amortization

42.7 m44.5 m46.7 m47.6 m159.6 m242 m87.7 m180.6 m278.4 m104 m

Accounts Receivable

(185.7 m)(190.6 m)(55.2 m)(187.2 m)(261.2 m)(86 m)

Accounts Payable

181.4 m19.4 m16.8 m48.1 m5.9 m11.9 m13 m
Y, 2017


72.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Cognizant Operating Metrics

Cognizant's Customers was reported to be 329 in FY, 2016, which is a 10% increase from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


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Cognizant Market Value History

Cognizant Revenue Breakdown

Cognizant's Web-traffic and Trends

Cognizant Online and Social Media Presence

Cognizant News and Updates

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