Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Analysts See $0.25 EPS

January 20, 2018 - By sdfsdfsdf

 Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Analysts See $0.25 EPS
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.28, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 23 investors sold Cognex Corporation shares while 135 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 111 raised stakes. 72.84 million shares or 2.02% less from 74.34 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Ftb Advsrs Inc invested 0% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Winslow Evans And Crocker owns 4,334 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Utah Retirement, Utah-based fund reported 15,200 shares. Raymond James & has 116,247 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Jag Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Co has invested 2.57% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Franklin Resource Inc stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). The California-based Natl Planning Corp has invested 0.07% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Arcadia Invest Management Mi invested in 17,148 shares or 0.58% of the stock. Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky has 19,370 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. 69,936 were reported by Ngam Advisors L P. Ameriprise Financial holds 2.23 million shares. Meeder Asset Management owns 68 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Brown Limited Liability Corporation reported 5.38% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Bb&T stated it has 0.01% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Legal And General Grp Incorporated Plc owns 73,434 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $13.24 million activity. On Tuesday, September 12 the insider ALIAS PATRICK sold $556,565. On Monday, August 14 KRANTZ THEODOR sold $1.01 million worth of Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) or 9,750 shares. The insider J BRUCE ROBINSON sold $745,529. Schneider Jerry A. sold $513,359 worth of Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) on Thursday, August 3.

Analysts expect Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) to report $0.25 EPS on February, 15.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 13.64 % from last quarter’s $0.22 EPS. CGNX’s profit would be $43.29 million giving it 69.06 P/E if the $0.25 EPS is correct. After having $0.57 EPS previously, Cognex Corporation’s analysts see -56.14 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.16% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $69.06. About 1.53M shares traded or 3.73% up from the average. Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) has risen 131.00% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 114.30% the S&P500.

Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) Ratings Coverage

Among 19 analysts covering Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Cognex Corporation had 36 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Friday, March 11 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Daiwa Securities on Friday, December 8. As per Wednesday, November 18, the company rating was upgraded by Canaccord Genuity. The company was maintained on Friday, September 8 by Cowen & Co. The stock of Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) earned “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, April 1. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 2 by Cowen & Co. Deutsche Bank initiated it with “Buy” rating and $74 target in Thursday, December 8 report. The company was initiated on Friday, January 22 by Raymond James. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $124 target in Tuesday, October 31 report. Canaccord Genuity downgraded it to “Hold” rating and $35 target in Tuesday, August 4 report.

Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate tasks primarily in manufacturing processes worldwide. The company has market cap of $11.96 billion. The firm offers machine vision products, which are used to automate the manufacturing and tracking of discrete items, such as mobile phones, aspirin bottles, and automobile tires by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. It has a 50.89 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include VisionPro, a software suite that provides various vision tools for programming; displacement sensors with vision software for use in 3D application; In-Sight vision systems that perform various vision tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; In-Sight vision sensors; ID products, which are used for reading codes that are applied on discrete items during the manufacturing process, as well as have applications in logistics automation for package sorting and distribution; DataMan barcode readers; barcode verifiers; vision-enabled mobile terminals for industrial barcode reading applications; and barcode scanning software development kits.

More news for Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Cognex: Sitting Pretty” on January 18, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Cognex Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call” and published on January 11, 2018 is yet another important article.

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