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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 10/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
CGNX's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
98% of the 2242 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. CGNX: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
CGNX' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.77  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.92
CGNX's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
98% of the 2209 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. CGNX: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
CGNX' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.9 Max: 0.94
Current: 0.92
0.43
0.94
Interest Coverage No Debt
CGNX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
98% of the 1799 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 55.20 vs. CGNX: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CGNX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: No Debt  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 58.06
Beneish M-Score: -2.39
WACC vs ROIC
12.91%
32.78%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 32.51
CGNX's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
98% of the 2217 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. CGNX: 32.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
CGNX' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.21  Med: 25.89 Max: 32.51
Current: 32.51
-7.21
32.51
Net Margin % 32.23
CGNX's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
98% of the 2219 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. CGNX: 32.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
CGNX' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.77  Med: 21.41 Max: 41.52
Current: 32.23
-2.77
41.52
ROE % 19.37
CGNX's ROE % is ranked higher than
85% of the 2195 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. CGNX: 19.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
CGNX' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.21  Med: 12.86 Max: 23.95
Current: 19.37
-1.21
23.95
ROA % 17.92
CGNX's ROA % is ranked higher than
95% of the 2247 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. CGNX: 17.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
CGNX' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.07  Med: 11.6 Max: 21.89
Current: 17.92
-1.07
21.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 167.87
CGNX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
97% of the 2238 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 10.55 vs. CGNX: 167.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
CGNX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.22  Med: 109.25 Max: 169.8
Current: 167.87
-20.22
169.8
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 20.00
CGNX's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
89% of the 1986 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. CGNX: 20.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
CGNX' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.9  Med: 11.3 Max: 42.7
Current: 20
-14.9
42.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 26.80
CGNX's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
78% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. CGNX: 26.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
CGNX' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.5  Med: 12.9 Max: 733
Current: 26.8
-87.5
733
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 31.30
CGNX's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 1481 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. CGNX: 31.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
CGNX' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.7  Med: 17.3 Max: 44.2
Current: 31.3
-37.7
44.2
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Q2 2016

CGNX Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Joel Greenblatt 6,933 sh (New)
Ron Baron 1,300,000 sh (+13.04%)
Chuck Royce 2,669,509 sh (+0.80%)
Robert Karr 1,540,549 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 64,528 sh (-31.23%)
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Q3 2016

CGNX Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Caxton Associates 70,000 sh (New)
Robert Karr 1,690,138 sh (+9.71%)
Ron Baron 1,300,000 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chuck Royce 2,657,409 sh (-0.45%)
Jim Simons 38,128 sh (-40.91%)
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Q4 2016

CGNX Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Caxton Associates 100,000 sh (+42.86%)
Ron Baron 1,300,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Robert Karr 1,628,701 sh (-3.64%)
Chuck Royce 2,160,534 sh (-18.70%)
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Q1 2017

CGNX Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Lee Ainslie 35,920 sh (New)
Robert Karr 1,403,701 sh (-13.81%)
Ron Baron 1,000,000 sh (-23.08%)
Chuck Royce 1,577,615 sh (-26.98%)
Caxton Associates 35,000 sh (-65.00%)
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Scientific & Technical Instruments    NAICS: 334513    SIC: 3823
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Traded in other countries:CGZ.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Cognex Corp is a provider of machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate tasks, mainly in manufacturing processes, where vision is required.

Cognex Corp was incorporated in Massachusetts in 1981. The Company is a provider of machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate tasks, mainly in manufacturing processes, where vision is required. It has two operating divisions: the Modular Vision Systems Division (MVSD), based in Natick, Massachusetts, and the Surface Inspection Systems Division (SISD), based in Hayward, California. MVSD develops, manufactures, and markets modular vision systems and ID products that are used to automate the manufacture and tracking of discrete items, such as cellular phones, aspirin bottles, and automobile wheels, by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. SISD develops, manufactures, and markets surface inspection vision systems that are used to inspect the surfaces of materials processed in a continuous fashion, such as metal, paper, nonwoven, plastic, and glass, to ensure there are no flaws or defects on the surfaces. The products include vision and ID products designed to meet customer needs at different performance and price points. Its competitors include other vendors of machine vision systems, controllers, and components; manufacturers of image processing systems, sensors, and components; and system integrators. The Company also competes with manufacturers of automatic identification systems.

Guru Investment Theses on Cognex Corp

Royce Funds Comments on Cognex Corporation - Sep 12, 2016

Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) is the market leader in machine vision technology that captures and analyzes visual information in order to automate tasks that previously relied on human eyesight. The company has reaped the benefits of increasing automation in manufacturing and item-tracking-intensive industries such as consumer electronics, automotive, and logistics.



Cognex also continues to expand its addressable market by leveraging its proprietary vision software and systems into new markets such as ruggedized mobile computing.





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Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) is the market leader in machine vision technology that captures and analyzes visual information in order to automate tasks that previously relied on human eyesight. The company has reaped the benefits of increasing automation in manufacturing and item-tracking-intensive industries such as consumer electronics, automotive, and logistics. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 45.70
CGNX's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 1607 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 20.77 vs. CGNX: 45.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CGNX' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.29  Med: 28 Max: 235.71
Current: 45.7
13.29
235.71
Forward PE Ratio 47.85
CGNX's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 17.09 vs. CGNX: 47.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 45.70
CGNX's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
79% of the 1604 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 20.76 vs. CGNX: 45.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CGNX' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.98  Med: 28.77 Max: 206.25
Current: 45.7
11.98
206.25
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 50.31
CGNX's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
76% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 18.08 vs. CGNX: 50.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.98  Med: 26.39 Max: 107.14
Current: 50.31
11.98
107.14
PB Ratio 8.01
CGNX's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 2184 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. CGNX: 8.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
CGNX' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 2.62 Max: 8.03
Current: 8.01
1
8.03
PS Ratio 14.74
CGNX's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 2190 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CGNX: 14.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CGNX' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.82  Med: 4.77 Max: 14.77
Current: 14.74
1.82
14.77
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 44.38
CGNX's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
83% of the 934 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 15.50 vs. CGNX: 44.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.59  Med: 24.42 Max: 111.65
Current: 44.38
8.59
111.65
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 40.65
CGNX's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
88% of the 1146 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 10.97 vs. CGNX: 40.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.72  Med: 21.57 Max: 61.23
Current: 40.65
7.72
61.23
EV-to-EBIT 42.06
CGNX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
81% of the 2054 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. CGNX: 42.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CGNX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.8  Med: 20.5 Max: 137.9
Current: 42.06
-59.8
137.9
EV-to-EBITDA 38.74
CGNX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
85% of the 2194 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 11.64 vs. CGNX: 38.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CGNX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -187  Med: 17.1 Max: 146.2
Current: 38.74
-187
146.2
PEG Ratio 3.21
CGNX's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. CGNX: 3.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
CGNX' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 2.8 Max: 25.97
Current: 3.21
0.52
25.97
Shiller PE Ratio 94.98
CGNX's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 339 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 34.92 vs. CGNX: 94.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
CGNX' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.56  Med: 43.53 Max: 95.22
Current: 94.98
15.56
95.22
Current Ratio 7.87
CGNX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 2158 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. CGNX: 7.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CGNX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.47  Med: 6.36 Max: 11.06
Current: 7.87
2.47
11.06
Quick Ratio 7.43
CGNX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 2158 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. CGNX: 7.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CGNX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.18  Med: 5.92 Max: 10.52
Current: 7.43
2.18
10.52
Days Inventory 88.14
CGNX's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
67% of the 2159 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 71.67 vs. CGNX: 88.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CGNX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 88.14  Med: 121.82 Max: 164.61
Current: 88.14
88.14
164.61
Days Sales Outstanding 37.99
CGNX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 1832 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 77.75 vs. CGNX: 37.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CGNX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.28  Med: 51.19 Max: 64.31
Current: 37.99
34.28
64.31
Days Payable 50.85
CGNX's Days Payable is ranked lower than
81% of the 1756 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 60.05 vs. CGNX: 50.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CGNX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.97  Med: 33.45 Max: 66.83
Current: 50.85
27.97
66.83

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 0.32
CGNX's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
92% of the 1793 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. CGNX: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
CGNX' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.07 Max: 5.38
Current: 0.32
0.14
5.38
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.15
CGNX's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 1224 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CGNX: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
CGNX' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.22 Max: 0.64
Current: 0.15
0.15
0.64
Forward Dividend Yield % 0.37
CGNX's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
92% of the 1734 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. CGNX: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.32
CGNX's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
91% of the 2210 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. CGNX: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
CGNX' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.07 Max: 5.38
Current: 0.32
0.14
5.38
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.30
CGNX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. CGNX: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CGNX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.3  Med: -1.3 Max: 5.7
Current: 0.3
-6.3
5.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Cash 21.19
CGNX's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked lower than
70% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 9.42 vs. CGNX: 21.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.18  Med: 13.48 Max: 671.17
Current: 21.19
4.18
671.17
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 15.95
CGNX's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
86% of the 1601 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. CGNX: 15.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.59  Med: 5.66 Max: 22.13
Current: 15.95
2.59
22.13
Price-to-Tangible-Book 8.93
CGNX's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
89% of the 2121 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. CGNX: 8.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.69  Med: 3.78 Max: 14.34
Current: 8.93
1.69
14.34
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 3.41
CGNX's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 1273 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. CGNX: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.75 Max: 9.28
Current: 3.41
0.68
9.28
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 3.08
CGNX's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
94% of the 1941 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. CGNX: 3.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.36 Max: 4.3
Current: 3.08
0.52
4.3
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 3.01
CGNX's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
88% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. CGNX: 3.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.49 Max: 20.23
Current: 3.01
0.41
20.23
Price-to-Graham-Number 4.26
CGNX's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
86% of the 1465 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. CGNX: 4.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
CGNX' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 2.35 Max: 5.91
Current: 4.26
1.2
5.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 2.35
CGNX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
61% of the 2702 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 4.15 vs. CGNX: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CGNX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 4.6 Max: 13.1
Current: 2.35
0.7
13.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 16.68
CGNX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
68% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. CGNX: 16.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CGNX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13  Med: 4.1 Max: 56.3
Current: 16.68
-13
56.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $559.5
EPS (TTM) $ 2.05
Beta1.78
Short Percentage of Float3.02%
52-Week Range $38.71 - 94.23
Shares Outstanding (Mil)86.65

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 631 720
EPS ($) 1.97 2.36
EPS without NRI ($) 1.97 2.36
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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