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CGNX - Cognex Corp Stock Price, Fair Value and News

40.83USD+1.23 (+3.11%)Market Closed
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Market Summary

USD40.83+1.23
Market Closed
3.11%

CGNX Alerts

  • Big fall in Revenue (Y/Y)
  • Big fall in earnings (Y/Y)

CGNX Stock Price

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CGNX Valuation

Market Cap

7.0B

Price/Earnings (Trailing)

61.88

Price/Sales (Trailing)

8.37

EV/EBITDA

44.58

Price/Free Cashflow

77.99

CGNX Price/Sales (Trailing)

CGNX Profitability

EBT Margin

16.16%

Return on Equity

7.53%

Return on Assets

5.61%

Free Cashflow Yield

1.28%

CGNX Fundamentals

CGNX Revenue

Revenue (TTM)

837.5M

Rev. Growth (Yr)

-17.86%

Rev. Growth (Qtr)

-0.29%

CGNX Earnings

Earnings (TTM)

113.2M

Earnings Growth (Yr)

-79.7%

Earnings Growth (Qtr)

-40.64%

Breaking Down CGNX Revenue

Last 7 days

3.7%

Last 30 days

0.1%

Last 90 days

3.2%

Trailing 12 Months

-28.1%

How does CGNX drawdown profile look like?

CGNX Financial Health

Current Ratio

4.47

CGNX Investor Care

Dividend Yield

0.7%

Dividend/Share (TTM)

0.28

Buy Backs (1Y)

0.60%

Diluted EPS (TTM)

0.65

Historical Charts for Stock Metrics

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Net sales
YearQ1Q2Q3Q4
2023924.8M892.7M880.3M837.5M
20221.1B1.1B1.0B1.0B
2021882.8M982.9M1.0B1.0B
2020719.4M689.4M757.2M811.0M
2019725.6M725.6M725.6M725.6M
2018810.3M798.0M749.1M725.6M
2017602.9M666.9M751.1M806.3M
2016445.4M448.8M489.2M529.5M
2015441.7M493.3M446.5M450.6M
2014317.7M323.5M387.0M431.3M
2013327.5M329.6M340.4M307.7M
2012325.2M326.2M326.2M324.3M
2011306.1M317.7M322.8M321.9M
2010192.4M223.3M257.1M290.7M
2009225.9M209.2M192.5M175.7M
2008000242.7M

Tracking the Latest Insider Buys and Sells of Cognex Corp

Filter Transactions
Datesorted ascendingNameBuy/Sell$ ValueAvg. Price# SharesTitle
Feb 16, 2024
todgham paul
sold (taxes)
-51,666
38.13
-1,355
svp, cfo
Feb 16, 2024
parrotte dianne m
acquired
-
-
1,519
-
Feb 16, 2024
willett robert
acquired
-
-
11,304
ceo & president
Feb 16, 2024
willett robert
sold (taxes)
-129,756
38.13
-3,403
ceo & president
Feb 16, 2024
sun anthony
acquired
-
-
1,519
-
Feb 16, 2024
kuechen joerg
acquired
-
-
2,698
chief technology officer
Feb 16, 2024
lawande sachin
acquired
-
-
1,519
-
Feb 16, 2024
kuechen joerg
sold (taxes)
-35,651
38.13
-935
chief technology officer
Feb 16, 2024
todgham paul
acquired
-
-
4,144
svp, cfo
Jan 09, 2024
sun anthony
acquired
511,030
19.655
26,000
-

1–10 of 50

Which funds bought or sold CGNX recently?

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Datesorted ascendingFund NameType% Chg$ Change$ Held% Portfolio
Feb 20, 2024
Quarry LP
added
165
9,750
15,819
-%
Feb 16, 2024
PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/
added
4.02
140,000
6,222,000
-%
Feb 16, 2024
Contour Asset Management LLC
new
-
22,907,700
22,907,700
0.47%
Feb 16, 2024
HARBOUR INVESTMENTS, INC.
new
-
4,591
4,591
-%
Feb 16, 2024
GSA CAPITAL PARTNERS LLP
new
-
1,710,000
1,710,000
0.14%
Feb 16, 2024
PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF OHIO
added
2.93
37,109
3,074,110
0.01%
Feb 15, 2024
Baker Avenue Asset Management, LP
sold off
-100
-6,239
-
-%
Feb 15, 2024
Front Row Advisors LLC
sold off
-100
-6,366
-
-%
Feb 15, 2024
TOWNSQUARE CAPITAL LLC
sold off
-100
-205,452
-
-%
Feb 15, 2024
Legal & General Group Plc
reduced
-12.28
-6,659,010
41,866,900
0.01%

1–10 of 47

Are Funds Buying or Selling CGNX?

Are funds buying CGNX calls or puts?
Calls
Puts
No. of funds holding Calls - Puts
Net Call Options
No. of funds that own CGNX
No. of Funds

Unveiling Cognex Corp's Major ShareHolders

Date FiledName of FilerPercent of ClassNo. of SharesForm Type
Feb 13, 2024
vanguard group inc
10.07%
17,334,047
SC 13G/A
Jan 25, 2024
blackrock inc.
8.6%
14,840,415
SC 13G/A
Jan 24, 2024
bank of new york mellon corp
6.11%
10,520,621
SC 13G/A
Sep 11, 2023
vanguard group inc
10.09%
17,386,770
SC 13G/A
Feb 09, 2023
vanguard group inc
9.31%
16,096,871
SC 13G/A
Jan 27, 2023
bank of new york mellon corp
6.64%
11,478,797
SC 13G/A
Jan 24, 2023
blackrock inc.
9.9%
17,119,328
SC 13G/A
Feb 14, 2022
brown capital management llc
4.16%
7,353,138
SC 13G/A
Feb 09, 2022
vanguard group inc
8.93%
15,784,705
SC 13G/A
Feb 01, 2022
bank of new york mellon corp
6.24%
11,024,224
SC 13G/A

Recent SEC filings of Cognex Corp

View All Filings
Date Filed Form Type Document
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Feb 22, 2024
4
Insider Trading

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Peers (Alternatives to Cognex Corp)

NameMkt Capsorted ascendingRevenuePrice %, 1MReturns, 1YP/EP/SRev 1-YrInc 1-Yr
LARGE-CAP
2.8T
385.7B
-1.94% 20.73%
28.21
7.38
-0.47% 6.03%
63.9B
12.6B
9.35% 32.49%
33.12
5.09
-0.54% 1.35%
30.1B
6.0B
17.31% 23.76%
36.38
5.01
6.01% 19.45%
27.9B
12.6B
4.28% -9.48%
46.55
2.22
-11.28% -55.18%
11.8B
29.4B
20.96% 15.47%
15.66
0.4
-1.12% -8.06%
MID-CAP
7.0B
837.5M
0.13% -28.14%
61.88
8.37
-16.75% -47.46%
6.2B
33.1B
-1.47% -10.15%
6.9
0.19
-10.82% -36.63%
4.6B
703.6M
3.75% 32.56%
49.34
6.49
24.40% 39.25%
4.2B
25.6B
-4.37% -2.11%
6.26
0.16
-2.73% -21.96%
2.6B
968.8M
2.16% 10.05%
28.25
2.71
9.35% 8.73%
SMALL-CAP
1.8B
2.9B
4.65% 63.06%
23.05
0.63
-9.59% -15.59%
1.1B
2.9B
13.46% 20.63%
15.56
0.36
4.68% 14.39%
336.0M
1.0B
-28.18% -56.67%
-6.32
0.33
-8.05% -284.36%
33.4M
26.9M
3.48% -15.60%
22.27
1.24
0.90% -27.90%
1.2M
56.7M
-96.08% -99.32%
-0.14
0.02
-41.04% -726.48%

Cognex Corp News

Latest updates
Yahoo Finance Australia30 hours ago
Simply Wall St19 Feb 202411:35 am
The Motley Fool08 Jan 202408:00 am
Yahoo Finance27 Dec 202308:00 am
The Motley Fool3 months ago

Cognex Corp Earnings Report: Key Takeaways & Analysis

Income Statement (Last 12 Months)
(In Millions)
Income Statement (Quarterly)
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q42023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q4
Revenue-0.3%197197243201239210275282244285269239224251169167170183199173170
Gross Profit-5.4%135143180144170152196204175199201185168191119126125136148127125
  S&GA Expenses9.8%90.0082.0083.0083.0076.0075.0080.0081.0083.0077.0077.0072.0074.0064.0060.0069.0074.0064.0068.0067.0066.00
  R&D Expenses6.5%35.0033.0034.0039.0037.0034.0034.0036.0035.0034.0031.0034.0034.0030.0030.0036.0033.0028.0028.0030.0029.00
EBITDA Margin-18.6%0.18*0.22*0.23*0.22*0.27*0.26*0.29*0.32*0.32*0.34*0.36*0.30*0.26*0.22*0.16*0.24*0.25*0.29*0.33*0.35*-
Income Taxes-61.4%3.008.0010.001.004.005.006.0020.004.0010.0016.009.00-4.4214.00-1.173.00-57.416.008.003.003.00
Earnings Before Taxes-46.8%14.0027.0068.0026.0059.0039.0064.0088.0058.0089.0094.0079.0065.00101-2.3123.0023.0047.0057.0036.0049.00
EBT Margin-21.1%0.16*0.20*0.22*0.20*0.25*0.25*0.28*0.30*0.31*0.32*0.34*0.27*0.23*0.19*0.13*0.21*0.22*0.26*0.31*0.32*-
Net Income-40.6%11.0019.0057.0026.0055.0034.0059.0067.0054.0079.0078.0070.0069.0088.00-1.1420.0080.0042.0049.0033.0080.00
Net Income Margin-24.3%0.14*0.18*0.19*0.19*0.21*0.21*0.24*0.26*0.27*0.29*0.31*0.26*0.22*0.25*0.21*0.27*0.28*0.28*0.28*0.28*-
Free Cashflow-78.7%7.0035.0025.0022.0062.0079.0037.0045.0050.0060.0092.0096.0079.0080.0010.0059.0060.0061.0055.0056.00-
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q42023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q4
Assets1.4%2,0181,9901,9981,9741,9581,9001,9431,9342,0042,0492,0251,9091,8012,0611,9351,8851,8861,3901,3501,3541,290
  Current Assets-19.8%679847718722718787735673640672693626602628646595607626679773780
    Cash Equivalents-48.8%20339617716418126617716618620321724326929828623917112289.00105108
  Inventory21.2%16213412612712210996.0013711381.0069.0061.0061.0054.0053.0055.0060.0065.0073.0079.0083.00
  Net PPE27.6%10683.0082.0081.0080.0079.0079.0078.0078.0077.0077.0077.0079.0081.0084.0087.0089.0088.0089.0091.0091.00
  Goodwill63.1%393241242242243238240241242242243243244243242242243113113113113
Liabilities2.3%513501518528520511553575574556595552539555558558530151158165154
  Current Liabilities-10.5%15217018021418816119219518916520516013213914515112081.0086.0093.0091.00
Shareholder's Equity1.1%1,5051,4891,4801,4461,4381,3891,3901,3591,4301,4931,4291,3571,2621,5061,3761,3271,3561,2391,1921,1891,135
  Retained Earnings-4.1%513534538518528511512489563634593541488781703713753682649671646
  Additional Paid-In Capital1.3%1,0371,0241,011993979960947933915900875854808763710664639594579556529
Shares Outstanding-0.3%172172172173173173174174175177176176173173172172171171171171-
Float-------7,520---14,920---9,792---7,801--
Cashflow (Last 12 Months)
(In Millions)
Cashflow (Quarterly)
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q42023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q4
Cashflow From Operations-64.7%14.0041.0030.0028.0066.0084.0044.0050.0055.0064.0096.0099.0083.0083.0014.0062.0068.0065.0059.0061.0072.00
Cashflow From Investing-189.6%-17920017.00-5.79-12647.006.0069.0048.00-53.49-106-140213-1074.0060.00-42.38-28.26-16.59-70.10-2.54
Cashflow From Financing-50.8%-33.03-21.90-31.34-39.32-32.37-35.52-34.36-138-120-23.33-15.3318.00-32734.0028.00-50.5723.00-3.17-58.206.00-69.24
  Dividend Payments6.8%13.0012.0012.0012.0012.0011.0011.0011.0011.0011.0011.0011.0036210.009.0010.009.009.009.009.009.00
  Buy Backs92.3%20.0010.0025.0024.0026.0024.0024.0013011327.0014.006.00---51.00--62.00-62.00

CGNX Income Statement

2023-12-31
CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS - USD ($)
shares in Thousands, $ in Thousands
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2023
Dec. 31, 2022
Dec. 31, 2021
Income Statement [Abstract]   
Revenue$ 837,547$ 1,006,090$ 1,037,098
Cost of revenue236,306284,185277,271
Gross margin601,241721,905759,827
Research, development, and engineering expenses139,400141,133135,372
Selling, general, and administrative expenses339,139312,107309,354
Loss (recovery) from fire(8,000)20,7790
Restructuring charges01,6570
Operating income130,702246,229315,101
Foreign currency gain (loss)(10,039)(1,837)(2,270)
Investment income14,0936,7156,660
Other income (expense)592(412)(591)
Income before income tax expense135,348250,695318,900
Income tax expense on continuing operations22,11435,17039,019
Net income$ 113,234$ 215,525$ 279,881
Net Income per weighted-average common and common-equivalent share:   
Net income (in dollars per share)$ 0.66$ 1.24$ 1.59
Diluted earnings per weighted-average common and common-equivalent share (1):   
Net income (in dollars per share)$ 0.65$ 1.23$ 1.56
Weighted-average common and common-equivalent shares outstanding:   
Basic (in shares)172,249173,407176,463
Diluted (in shares)173,399174,869179,916
Cash dividends per common share (in dollars per share)[1]$ 0.286$ 0.265$ 0.245
[1]175,790 

CGNX Balance Sheet

2023-12-31
CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Dec. 31, 2023
Dec. 31, 2022
Current assets:  
Cash and cash equivalents$ 202,655$ 181,374
Current investments, amortized cost of $132,799 and $223,545 in 2023 and 2022, respectively, allowance for credit losses of $0 in 2023 and 2022129,392218,759
Accounts receivable, allowance for credit losses of $583 and $730 in 2023 and 2022, respectively114,164125,417
Unbilled revenue2,4022,179
Inventories162,285122,480
Prepaid expenses and other current assets68,09967,490
Total current assets678,997717,699
Non-current investments, amortized cost of $250,790 and $476,148 in 2023 and 2022, respectively, allowance for credit losses of $0 in 2023 and 2022244,230454,117
Property, plant, and equipment, net105,84979,714
Operating lease assets75,11537,682
Goodwill393,181242,630
Intangible assets, net112,95212,414
Deferred income taxes400,400407,241
Other assets7,0886,643
Total assets2,017,8121,958,140
Current liabilities:  
Accounts payable21,45427,103
Accrued expenses72,37493,235
Accrued income taxes16,90718,129
Deferred revenue and customer deposits31,52540,787
Operating lease liabilities9,6248,454
Total current liabilities151,884187,708
Non-current operating lease liabilities68,97731,298
Deferred income taxes246,877249,961
Reserve for income taxes26,68515,866
Non-current accrued income taxes18,33833,008
Other liabilities2991,905
Total liabilities513,060519,746
Commitments and contingencies (Note 11)
Authorized shares (in shares)400,000400,000
Preferred stock par value (in dollars per share)$ 0.01$ 0.01
Shareholders’ equity:  
Preferred stock, $0.01 par value - Authorized: 400 shares in 2023 and 2022, respectively, no shares issued and outstanding$ 0$ 0
Common stock, $0.002 par value – Authorized: 300,000 shares in 2023 and 2022, respectively, issued and outstanding: 171,599 and 172,631 shares in 2023 and 2022, respectively343345
Additional paid-in capital1,037,202979,167
Retained earnings512,543528,179
Accumulated other comprehensive loss, net of tax(45,336)(69,297)
Total shareholders’ equity1,504,7521,438,394
Total liabilities and shareholders' equity$ 2,017,812$ 1,958,140
CGNX
Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information to automate manufacturing and distribution tasks worldwide. Its machine vision products are used to automate the manufacturing and tracking of discrete items, including mobile phones, electric vehicle batteries, and e-commerce packages by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. The company offers VisionPro software, a suite of patented vision tools for advanced programming; QuickBuild that allows customers to build vision applications with a graphical, flowchart-based programming interface; and Cognex deep learning vision software. It also provides a range of inspection tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; vision sensors for vision applications, such as checking the presence and size of parts; and the In-Sight product line of vision systems and sensors. In addition, the company offers DataMan, an image-based barcode readers and barcode verifiers. It sells its products to automotive, logistics, consumer electronics, medical-related, semiconductor, consumer products, food and beverage, and others, as well as through a network of distributors and integrators. Cognex Corporation was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.
 CEO
 WEBSITEwww.cognex.com
 EMPLOYEES2441

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What is the ticker symbol for Cognex Corp? What does CGNX stand for in stocks?

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What is the market capital of Cognex Corp (CGNX)?

As of Thu Feb 22 2024, market cap of Cognex Corp is 7.01 Billion. The market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the stock price with the number of shares outstanding.

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What is Cognex Corp's Price to Earnings (PE) and Price to sales (PS) ratio?

As of Thu Feb 22 2024, CGNX's PE ratio (Price to Earnings) is 61.88 and Price to Sales (PS) ratio is 8.37. The price to earnings and price to sales ratio are two most important valuation metrics for any company. PE ratio tell us the number of years of earnings investors are ready to pay for owning the company. Historically, S&P500 price to earnings ratio has fallen below 12 during periods of gloom and gone past 30 during periods of euphoria. CGNX PE ratio will change depending on the future growth rate expectations of investors.

What is 5 year return on Cognex Corp's stock?

In the past 10 years, Cognex Corp has provided 0.083 (multiply by 100 for percentage) rate of return.