Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting and business process outsourcing services. The Company operates through four segments: Financial Services, Healthcare, Products and Resources, and Communications, Media and Technology. It offers business, process, operations, and technology consulting services, application design and development, and systems integration services, application testing, consulting, and engineering services, and enterprise information management services. The Company also develops, licenses, implements, and supports various software products for the healthcare industry, including solutions for health insurance plans. 

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TypePublic
HQTeaneck, US
Founded1994
Size (employees)268,900 (est)+3%
Websitecognizant.com
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
James Lennox

James Lennox

Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer
Santosh Thomas

Santosh Thomas

Executive Vice President and President, Global Growth Markets
Debashis Chatterjee

Debashis Chatterjee

Executive Vice President and President, Global Delivery
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Cognizant Office Locations

Cognizant has offices in Buckinghamshire, Bratislava, Eindhoven, London and in 118 other locations
Teaneck, US (HQ)
500 Frank W. Burr Boulevard
Paris, FR (HQ)
50-52 boulevard Haussmann
Bentonville, US
300 SW 24th St
Bentonville, US
3317 SW I St
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 (Q3, 2018)

4.1b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

1.6b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

39.2%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

477.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

745.0m

Market capitalization (14-Nov-2018)

39.1b

Closing stock price (14-Nov-2018)

67.6

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

1.3b

EV

38.4b
Cognizant's current market capitalization is $39.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

10.3b12.4b13.5b14.8b

Revenue growth, %

16%21%9%10%

Cost of goods sold

6.1b7.4b8.1b9.2b

Gross profit

4.1b5.0b5.4b5.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

2.4b2.5b2.6b2.9b3.1b3.2b3.2b3.4b3.5b3.5b3.7b3.8b3.9b7.9b4.1b

Cost of goods sold

1.4b1.5b1.6b1.7b184.5m1.9b1.9b2.0b2.1b2.2b2.3b2.3b2.4b4.8b2.5b

Gross profit

989.9m1.0b1.0b1.2b2.9b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.5b3.1b1.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

41%40%39%41%94%39%40%40%40%38%38%38%39%39%39%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

2.2b2.0b2.1b2.0b1.9b

Accounts Receivable

2.0b2.3b2.6b2.9b

Current Assets

6.1b6.8b7.9b8.6b9.1b

PP&E

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

Cash

1.9b2.0b2.6b1.3b1.1b1.5b1.5b1.7b1.6b1.3b1.2b1.6b1.4b901.0m1.3b

Accounts Receivable

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

Current Assets

6.3b6.7b7.3b6.4b6.8b7.2b7.6b7.8b8.2b7.8b8.1b8.6b9.0b8.3b8.7b

PP&E

1.1b1.1b1.1b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

1.4b1.6b1.6b1.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

208.0m330.0m379.0m443.0m

Accounts Payable

26.0m19.4m6.0m16.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

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

Net Income

348.9m371.9m1.1b382.9m803.0m1.2b441.2m693.6m1.1b557.0m1.0b1.5b520.0m976.0m1.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

46.7m46.7m145.2m75.6m159.6m242.0m87.7m180.6m278.4m104.0m207.0m321.0m117.0m240.0m367.0m

Accounts Payable

65.6m8.1m44.6m28.3m19.4m16.8m48.1m5.9m11.9m13.0m2.0m(5.0m)86.0m(3.0m)(5.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

157.3m565.6m1.1b189.3m645.4m1.5b72.0m438.0m1.0b277.0m798.0m1.6b388.0m1.0b1.9b
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

51.6 x

EV/CFO

20.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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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
SoftvisionOctober 04, 2018$550 m
Bolder Healthcare SolutionsApril 20, 2018
ZoneOctober 26, 2017
Netcentric, A Cognizant Digital BusinessOctober 24, 2017
TMG HealthJune 13, 2017
Brilliant ServiceMarch 01, 2017
AdaptraDecember 16, 2016
KIS Information Services (KIS)December 01, 2016
Nova ITDecember 01, 2016
MirabeauNovember 29, 2016
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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

Cognizant revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 6.5% from Rest of World, 77.3% from North America , 7.8% from United Kingdom and 8.4% from Rest of Europe

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Cognizant Online and Social Media Presence

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Cognizant News and Updates

Big Data in Healthcare Market to See Worldwide Growth by 2025: Leading Companies McKesson Corporation, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, Epic System Corporation

Qurate’s has announced the addition of the “Big Data in Healthcare Market” The report focuses on global major leading industry players with information such as company profiles, product picture and specification. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

AI in the Workplace: New Cognizant ‘Jobs of the Future Index’ Tracks 50 Emerging Roles

Index to identify new jobs created as technologies like artificial intelligence, automation, bots and big data continue to grow TEANECK, N.J., Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) Center for the Future of Work today launched a unique new measurement The post AI in the Workplace:…

AI in the Workplace: New Cognizant 'Jobs of the Future Index' Tracks 50 Emerging Roles

TEANECK, N.J., Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) Center for the Future of Work today launched a unique new measurement designed to regularly provide insight into what the jobs of the future will look like and how they are evolving. The Cognizant Jobs of the Future ...

Big Data in Healthcare Market 2018: Global Analysis by Key Players – Cerner, Cognizant, Dell, Ge Healthcare

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Big Data in Healthcare Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2018 - 2025” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Cloud Testing Market 2018- 2023 : IBM ,Oracl , Capgemini, Cognizant , Smartbear Software , CA Technologies , Micro Focus , Xamarin

New Market Research Study on ‘Global Luxury Travel Market’ By Investment, Future Demand  and Strategic Analysis now Available at “Analytical Research Cognizance” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Cloud Testing Market Size, Share - IBM ,Oracl , Capgemini, Cognizant , Smartbear Software , CA Technologies , Micro Focus , Xamarin

New Market Research Study on ‘Global Cloud Testing Market’ By Investment, Future Demand  and Strategic Analysis now Available at “Analytical Research Cognizance” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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Cognizant Blogs

Demystifying the Role of Governance in AWS Cloud Operations

Here's how businesses can use operations and governance to harness the power of AWS cloud, and seamlessly achieve a no-ops state.

It's Time: Diversity's Role in Tech

It’s clearly time for inclusion to have a more prominent role in technology, and for the technology industry to advance and value diversity and inclusion.

Lifelong Learning: Sustaining a Career Amid Perpetual Digital Change

With rapid changes in technology and personal longevity, education needs to shift toward lifelong learning, enabling people to stay productive longer.

21 More Jobs That Pivot on Human-Machine Harmony

In an age when many pundits are bemoaning the loss of jobs due to AI, we’ve identified 42 jobs of the future that we see emerging in the next decade.

Digital Memories More Powerful than a Hurricane

A virtual reality-enabled Personal Memory Curator could boost emotional health and wellness following a natural disaster by recreating treasured memories.
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Cognizant Company Life and Culture

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Cognizant Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cognizant founded?

    Cognizant was founded in 1994.

  • Who are Cognizant key executives?

    Cognizant's key executives are Francisco DSouza, Karen McLoughlin and Rajeev Mehta.

  • How many employees does Cognizant have?

    Cognizant has 268,900 employees.

  • What is Cognizant revenue?

    Latest Cognizant annual revenue is $14.8 b.

  • What is Cognizant revenue per employee?

    Latest Cognizant revenue per employee is $55.1 k.

  • Who are Cognizant competitors?

    Competitors of Cognizant include Accenture, Insight and Ciber.

  • Where is Cognizant headquarters?

    Cognizant headquarters is located at 500 Frank W. Burr Boulevard, Teaneck.

  • Where are Cognizant offices?

    Cognizant has offices in Buckinghamshire, Bratislava, Eindhoven, London and in 118 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cognizant have?

    Cognizant has 133 offices.