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Cognex Corporation

CGNXNASDAQ

54.65

USD
+0.25
(+0.46%)
Market Closed
44.96P/E
38Forward P/E
2.04P/E to S&P500
9.451BMarket CAP
0.48%Div Yield
Upcoming Earnings
16 Feb
Shares Short
1/13/23
4.93M
Short % of Float
3.21%
Short % of Shares Outs.
2.85%
% Held by Insiders
3.49%
% Held by Institutions
94.49%
Beta
1.58
PEG Ratio
2.73
52w. high/low
80.30/40.21
Avg. Daily Volume
0.81M
Return %
Stock
S&P 500
1 year
(16.50)
(8.58)
3 years
2.20
23.39
5 years
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Scale: |
High
Low
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60.47
34.88
57.31
35.60
83.10
35.20
101.82
72.85
80.30
40.21
58.10
46.99
Currency: USD
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
TTM
Revenue per share
1.31
1.29
1.46
1.11
1.82
1.92
1.89
2.04
2.80
2.61
3.05
4.32
4.68
4.24
4.67
5.88
5.80
Earnings per share
0.22
0.15
0.16
(0.03)
0.38
0.42
0.40
0.42
0.70
1.08
0.88
1.02
1.27
1.19
1.02
1.59
1.23
FCF per share
0.24
0.25
0.32
0.04
0.44
0.47
0.53
0.47
0.78
0.52
0.99
1.13
1.08
1.35
1.32
1.69
1.22
Dividends per share
0.08
0.09
0.12
0.07
0.06
0.09
0.39
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- -
0.10
0.15
0.17
0.18
0.21
2.25
0.25
0.26
CAPEX per share
0.02
0.03
0.04
0.03
0.04
0.05
0.06
0.08
0.12
0.17
0.08
0.17
0.22
0.13
0.08
0.09
0.12
Book Value per sh.
2.60
2.72
2.49
2.49
2.96
3.30
3.34
3.70
4.24
4.78
5.64
6.32
6.59
7.92
7.28
8.10
7.99
Comm.Shares outs.
182
175
166
159
160
167
171
174
174
173
171
173
172
171
173
176
174
Avg. annual P/E ratio
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38.4
40.1
59.4
52.7
45.0
P/E to S&P500
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1.5
1.7
1.6
1.8
2.0
Avg. annual div. yield
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0.4%
0.4%
3.7%
0.3%
0.5%
Revenue (m)
238
226
243
176
291
322
324
354
486
451
521
748
806
726
811
1,037
1,011
Operating margin
18.5%
12.0%
10.3%
(7.2)%
26.0%
26.5%
25.7%
24.4%
29.5%
27.0%
30.9%
34.7%
27.4%
19.7%
21.0%
30.4%
24.2%
Depreciation (m)
12
11
11
10
10
10
11
11
12
14
15
17
22
25
27
20
20
Net profit (m)
40
27
27
(5)
61
70
68
74
121
187
150
177
219
204
176
280
214
Income tax rate
20.8%
23.3%
13.8%
53.1%
19.3%
19.8%
21.4%
16.3%
17.6%
15.2%
11.2%
33.6%
6.5%
(25.1)%
5.7%
12.2%
13.3%
Net profit margin
16.7%
11.9%
11.2%
(2.8)%
21.1%
21.7%
21.0%
20.8%
25.0%
41.5%
28.7%
23.7%
27.2%
28.1%
21.7%
27.0%
20.9%
Working capital (m)
258
264
213
211
225
231
189
271
184
398
461
517
689
487
469
451
626
Long-term debt (m)
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
12
18
18
25
Equity (m)
474
476
413
394
473
553
572
644
736
826
963
1,095
1,135
1,356
1,262
1,430
1,389
ROIC
8.4%
5.4%
8.0%
(1.0)%
13.1%
12.9%
11.8%
11.3%
16.4%
21.0%
15.4%
15.1%
18.3%
11.5%
10.6%
15.4%
12.4%
Return on capital
9.5%
6.5%
8.3%
(1.9)%
14.5%
14.7%
13.8%
12.4%
17.9%
23.2%
16.2%
20.7%
18.2%
8.6%
10.4%
15.9%
13.1%
Return on equity
8.4%
5.6%
6.6%
(1.2)%
13.0%
12.6%
11.9%
11.4%
16.5%
22.7%
15.5%
16.2%
19.3%
15.0%
14.0%
19.6%
15.4%
Plowback ratio
62.2%
44.6%
29.3%
344.3%
83.7%
(Infinity)%
2.8%
100.0%
100.0%
83.4%
83.2%
83.6%
85.5%
82.8%
(121.6)%
84.5%
78.8%
Div.&Repurch./FCF
205.6%
92.9%
183.7%
- -
(26.1)%
(7.3)%
72.6%
58.4%
44.2%
161.1%
42.8%
78.1%
126.5%
41.8%
192.7%
68.6%
159.0%
Capital Structure
3 Nov · 2022 | Q3
All numbers in millions
Total liabilities
$ 511
Total assets
$ 1,900
Long-term debt
$ 25
Cash and equiv.
$ 266
Goodwill
$ 238
Retained earnings
$ 511
Common stock
173
Enterprise Value
$ 9,210
Working Capital
Currency: USD, in millions
2019
2020
2021
Cash & Investments
412
372
324
Receivables
108
131
134
Inventory
60
61
113
Other
27
135
83
Current assets
607
602
640
Acc. Payable
18
16
44
Debt due
6
8
8
Other
97
108
137
Current liabilities
120
132
189
Annual growth rates
(avg. rate of change)
1 year
5 years
10 years
Revenue
27.88%
9.36%
15.09%
Cash flow
30.34%
12.20%
19.33%
Earnings
58.86%
15.50%
20.84%
Dividends
(88.92)%
235.71%
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Book value
13.30%
7.37%
10.98%
Insider Trading
Type
Shares
Date
Krantz Theodor
Exempt
10,400
02/02/23
Krantz Theodor
Sale
10,400
02/02/23
Krantz Theodor
Exempt
10,400
02/02/23
Krantz Theodor
Exempt
15,600
12/13/22
Krantz Theodor
Exempt
9,200
12/13/22
Quarterly Revenue
Currency: USD, in millions
Year
1Q
2Q
3Q
4Q
Total
2020
167
169
251
224
811
2021
239
269
285
244
1,037
2022
282
275
210
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- -
Earnings per share
Currency: USD
Year
1Q
2Q
3Q
4Q
Total
2020
0.12
(0.01)
0.50
0.40
1.02
2021
0.40
0.44
0.45
0.30
1.59
2022
0.39
0.34
0.20
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- -
Quarterly dividends paid
Currency: USD
Year
1Q
2Q
3Q
4Q
Total
2020
0.05
0.05
0.06
2.09
2.25
2021
0.06
0.06
0.06
0.06
0.25
2022
0.06
0.06
0.07
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- -
Company Description
Sector:
Technology
Industry:
Scientific & Technical Instruments
CEO:
Mr. Robert Willett
Full-time employees:
2,257
City:
Natick
Address:
1 Vision Dr
IPO:
Jul 20, 1989
Website:
Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order 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, aspirin bottles, and automobile tires 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 consumer electronics, automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices industries, as well as through a network of distributors and integrators. Cognex Corporation was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.