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. 

TypePublic
HQTeaneck, US
Founded1994
Size (employees)261,400 (est)
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 (Q2, 2018)

7.9 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

3.1 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

39.2%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

976 m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

1.4 b

Market capitalization (18-Sep-2018)

44.6 b

Closing stock price (18-Sep-2018)

76.9

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

901 m

EV

44.4 b
Cognizant's current market capitalization is $44.6 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, 2018Q2, 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 b7.9 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 b4.8 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 b3.1 b

Gross profit Margin, %

41%40%39%41%94%39%40%40%40%38%38%38%39%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, 2018Q2, 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 b901 m

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 b8.3 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 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, 2018Q2, 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 m976 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 m240 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(3 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 m1 b
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

32.5 x

EV/CFO

43.1 x

Debt/Equity

0.1 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
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

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 News and Updates

Blockchain Technology 2018 Global Market Key Players - Infosys, Accenture, Cognizant, Microsoft Corporation, Tata Communication Services......

Blockchain Technology – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Cognizant to acquire Advanced Technology Group

US-based global software major Cognizant on Tuesday announced the acquisition of Advanced Technology Group (ATG) -- a management and technology consultancy services focused on the Salesforce Platform -- for an undisclosed sum.

Food Delivery Mobile Application Market By Top Players - Apple, CA, Cognizant, Google, IBM Corporation, Mendix, Microsoft Corporation, Red Hat, SAP SE And Forecast 2023

The Major players reported in the market include: Apple Inc., CA Inc., Cognizant, Google Inc., IBM Corporation, Mendix, Microsoft Corporation, Red Hat Inc., SAP SE, Zoho Corporation Pvt. Ltd. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Cognizant Named A Leader in Finance and Accounting Digital Transformation by Information Services Group

TEANECK, N.J., Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant has been named one of the top providers of Finance and Accounting Digital Outsourcing (FAO) services by Information Services Group (ISG), a leading independent global technology and research advisory firm. The ISG Provider Lens™ FAO...

Cognizant may replace CEO Francisco D’Souza with an outsider

One of the candidates that the Cognizant board has discussed to replace CEO Francisco D’souza is a senior executive from Accenture Plc

Hiring picks up at TCS, Infosys, Cognizant, Wipro and HCL Tech

The turnaround in the pace of hiring at TCS, Infosys, Cognizant, Wipro and HCL Technologies in the June quarter follows a year of tepid employee additions
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Cognizant Company Life and Culture

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