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Market Price

56.50 

0.48 0.9%

as of Apr 18 '19

52 Week Range:

34.88 59.15


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S2O Stock Analyzer - General Info

General Info


type: video (mp4); length: 3:30

Demonstrates how to use Stock Analyzer, shows how to analyze a stock and explains in detail "General Info" section of the Stock Analyzer result page.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Financial Statements

Financial Statements


type: video (mp4); length: 5:10

Explains information presented in the Financial Statements section of the S2O Stock Analyzer: financial statements charts, absolute values and growth rates.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Growth Grade and Financial Ratios

Growth Grade and Financial Ratios


type: video (mp4); length: 5:09

Demonstrates how to use Growth Grade & Financial Ratios section; shows the difference between historical and year-over-year Growth Grade on the real life example.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Value Price

Value Price


type: video (mp4); length: 6:03

Demonstrates how to use Value Price (intrinsic value) and the Graham Number, MOS (margin of safety) and IRT - Investment Recovery Time; explains 3 different projection models used to compute value price - pessimistic, moderate and optimistic.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Price Charts

Price Charts


type: video (mp4); length: 8:34

Demonstrates basic rules of how to read a candlestick chart, long and short term moving averages, stochastic, MACD and relative strength (RS) charts. Explains how bull or bear market condition is computed.

General Info

Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate tasks primarily in manufacturing processes worldwide. It provides machine vision products, which are used to automate the manufacture 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; Cognex Designer that allows customers to build vision applications with a graphical flowchart-based programming environment; and Cognex ViDi, a deep learning-based image analysis software. It also provides general-purpose vision systems for vision tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; and vision sensors for vision applications, such as checking the presence and size of parts comprising In-Sight product line of vision systems and a range of 3D vision systems. In addition, the company offers ID products comprising DataMan image-based barcode readers and barcode verifiers, as well as vision-enabled mobile terminals for industrial barcode reading applications. It sells its products to customers in the consumer electronics and automotive industries, and semiconductor and electronics capital equipment markets through direct sales force, as well as through a network of distributors and integrators. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.

Financial Statements

The charts below show selected Annual and Quarterly Financial Data.

The purpose of these charts is to discover long and short term change dynamics. When numbers are growing year after year in the annual statements chart, the business become stronger and stronger and this is a good sign.

Quarterly Data Chart can be used to do a short term analysis. It makes sense to pay attention to the quarterly dynamics and do not wait for the next yearly statement. We should be alerted if we see that quarterly numbers are going down.

You can check "Annual Financial Statements" and "Quarterly Financial Statements" sections for exact numbers and growth rates.

Annual Statements

On a charts below the Line shows absolute values and the Bar chart shows Year-Over-Year Growth Rate for selected financial statement item. A consistent GROWTH is generally considered necessary to fund future growth from within a business.
NOTE: Growth Rate is not provided if either the latest period or the year-ago period contains a net loss. (source: WSJ Digest of Earnings)
TIP! move your mouse pointer over bar or a circle on any chart below to see details.

Financial Statements

Income Statement



 

Cash Flow Statement



 

Balance Sheet



 

Liquidity Ratios

Current Ratio


 

Current Ratio measures the ability to meet short term obligations. Generally accepted standard is 2 (current assets should be 2 times or 200% of current liabilities).

Quick Ratio


 

Measures immediate liquidity or the cash available to cover immediate liabilities. A safe margin would be at least 1 (100%).

Financial Leverage


 

Defined as total assets divided by total shareholders' equity. The higher the ratio, the more debt a company uses in its capital structure.

Profitability Ratios

ROA


 

Return on Assets (ROA) measures the income (profit) that is generated by the use of the assets of the business.

ROE


 

Return on Equity (ROE) is a measure of profitability that calculates how many dollars of profit a company generates with each dollar of shareholders equity. ROE is sometimes called "return on net worth."

ROIC


 

The Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) measure gives a sense of how well a company is using its money to generate returns. Some investors use this figure as a final evaluation to determine whether or not to invest in a company.

Annual Statements

Item Name Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17 Dec '18
Equity (BVPS) 2.61
2.49
2.88
3.21
3.32
3.67
4.24
4.79
5.49
6.53
6.73
growth rate -4.6% 15.7% 11.5% 3.4% 10.5% 15.5% 13.0% 14.6% 18.9% 3.1%
Earnings BIT 35.37
-10.38
76.10
87.12
86.63
87.89
127.85
126.54
154.07
258.86
221.14
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 14.5% -0.6% 1.5% 45.5% -1.0% 21.8% 68.0% -14.6%
Avg.PE 20.28
-121.80
19.34
21.88
23.58
46.08
32.10
15.26
45.32
40.55
40.91
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 13.1% 7.8% 95.4% -30.3% -52.5% 197.0% -10.5% 0.9%
ROA 5.38
-1.07
12.62
12.20
10.99
11.00
15.87
21.89
15.53
15.23
17.01
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% -3.3% -9.9% 0.1% 44.3% 37.9% -29.1% -1.9% 11.7%
ROE 6.13
-1.21
14.15
13.62
12.10
12.10
17.60
23.95
16.73
17.22
19.66
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% -3.8% -11.2% 0.0% 45.5% 36.1% -30.2% 2.9% 14.2%
ROIC 4.76
-1.56
13.88
13.16
12.10
12.10
17.60
23.95
16.73
17.22
19.66
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% -5.2% -8.1% 0.0% 45.5% 36.1% -30.2% 2.9% 14.2%
Cur. Ratio 5.18
6.45
5.13
5.27
4.78
5.44
3.28
8.36
8.00
5.57
8.54
growth rate 24.5% -20.5% 2.7% -9.3% 13.8% -39.7% 154.9% -4.3% -30.4% 53.3%
Quick Ratio 4.12
5.33
4.16
4.26
3.85
4.56
2.44
7.25
7.27
4.70
7.26
growth rate 29.4% -22.0% 2.4% -9.6% 18.4% -46.5% 197.1% 0.3% -35.4% 54.5%
Leverage 1.15
1.12
1.13
1.11
1.10
1.10
1.12
1.08
1.07
1.18
1.13
growth rate -2.6% 0.9% -1.8% -0.9% 0.0% 1.8% -3.6% -0.9% 10.3% -4.2%
Balance Sheet Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17 Dec '18
Acct.Receivable 30.50
31.00
45.90
55.09
48.76
60.63
40.05
42.87
57.66
126.84
127.48
growth rate 1.6% 48.1% 20.0% -11.5% 24.4% -33.9% 7.0% 34.5% 120.0% 0.5%
Acct.Payable 40.65
37.41
45.08
17.22
7.86
9.83
23.46
16.23
growth rate -8.0% 20.5% -61.8% -54.4% 25.1% 138.7% -30.8%
Cur.Assets 264.40
249.40
279.00
285.35
239.60
332.05
271.91
444.49
526.34
629.99
780.33
growth rate -5.7% 11.9% 2.3% -16.0% 38.6% -18.1% 63.5% 18.4% 19.7% 23.9%
Total Assets 474.00
439.90
533.10
611.88
627.61
709.70
821.73
887.76
1,038.60
1,287.75
1,289.67
growth rate -7.2% 21.2% 14.8% 2.6% 13.1% 15.8% 8.0% 17.0% 24.0% 0.2%
Cash 127.10
119.80
33.20
38.10
45.16
40.64
55.69
51.98
79.64
106.58
108.21
growth rate -5.7% -72.3% 14.8% 18.5% -10.0% 37.0% -6.7% 53.2% 33.8% 1.5%
Inventory 25.10
16.80
22.70
28.10
26.18
25.69
29.22
37.33
26.98
67.92
83.28
growth rate -33.1% 35.1% 23.8% -6.8% -1.9% 13.7% 27.8% -27.7% 151.7% 22.6%
Cur.Liabilities 51.10
38.70
54.40
54.11
50.10
61.02
80.67
53.69
65.77
112.64
91.36
growth rate -24.3% 40.6% -0.5% -7.4% 21.8% 32.2% -33.5% 22.5% 71.3% -18.9%
Liabilities 61.00
45.40
59.80
58.90
55.32
65.79
85.30
62.09
76.01
192.08
154.40
growth rate -25.6% 31.7% -1.5% -6.1% 18.9% 29.7% -27.2% 22.4% 152.7% -19.6%
LT Debt 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
growth rate
Equity 413.10
394.40
473.30
552.98
572.29
643.91
736.44
825.67
962.60
1,095.67
1,135.26
growth rate -4.5% 20.0% 16.8% 3.5% 12.5% 14.4% 12.1% 16.6% 13.8% 3.6%
Common Shares 166.00
159.00
161.00
171.00
175.00
178.00
178.00
176.00
174.00
180.00
177.00
growth rate -4.2% 1.3% 6.2% 2.3% 1.7% 0.0% -1.1% -1.1% 3.5% -1.7%
Cash Flow Statement Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17 Dec '18
Capital Expenditures 6.00
5.50
5.90
7.82
9.88
9.63
20.93
18.23
12.82
28.75
37.10
growth rate -8.3% 7.3% 32.5% 26.3% -2.5% 117.4% -12.9% -29.7% 124.4% 29.0%
Cash Dividends 19.30
11.90
10.00
15.11
66.21
0.00
18.06
18.06
25.21
29.04
31.87
growth rate -38.3% -16.0% 51.1% 338.1% -100.0% 0.0% 39.6% 15.2% 9.7%
Cash From OA 58.90
12.30
76.30
86.28
101.13
95.46
163.84
128.33
182.08
224.32
223.45
growth rate -79.1% 520.3% 13.1% 17.2% -5.6% 71.6% -21.7% 41.9% 23.2% -0.4%
FCF per Share 0.32
0.04
0.44
0.49
0.52
0.43
0.47
0.74
0.72
1.08
1.12
growth rate -87.5% 1,000.0% 11.4% 6.1% -17.3% 9.3% 57.5% -2.7% 50.0% 3.7%
Sale Purchase of Stock 20.86
17.47
-20.12
16.93
27.58
43.47
54.56
growth rate -16.3% -100.0% 100.0% 62.9% 57.6% 25.5%
FCF 53.00
7.00
70.00
78.00
91.00
82.00
135.00
90.00
169.00
196.00
186.00
growth rate -86.8% 900.0% 11.4% 16.7% -9.9% 64.6% -33.3% 87.8% 16.0% -5.1%
Income Statement Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17 Dec '18
Sales 242.70
175.70
290.70
321.91
324.28
307.65
426.45
450.56
529.52
766.08
806.34
growth rate -27.6% 65.5% 10.7% 0.7% -5.1% 38.6% 5.7% 17.5% 44.7% 5.3%
Op.Income 25.10
-12.70
75.70
69.87
68.10
67.18
127.85
126.54
154.07
258.86
221.14
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% -7.7% -2.5% -1.3% 90.3% -1.0% 21.8% 68.0% -14.6%
IBT 35.40
-10.40
76.10
87.12
86.63
78.46
131.76
126.96
162.08
266.46
234.57
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 14.5% -0.6% -9.4% 67.9% -3.6% 27.7% 64.4% -12.0%
Net Income 27.30
-4.90
61.40
69.87
68.10
67.18
121.49
187.07
143.69
176.71
219.27
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 13.8% -2.5% -1.3% 80.8% 54.0% -23.2% 23.0% 24.1%
EPS 0.17
-0.03
0.38
0.41
0.39
0.41
0.68
1.06
0.83
0.98
1.24
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 7.9% -4.9% 5.1% 65.9% 55.9% -21.7% 18.1% 26.5%
Gross Profit 174.30
119.30
213.10
244.00
244.78
244.76
332.38
347.99
398.45
578.79
600.29
growth rate -31.6% 78.6% 14.5% 0.3% 0.0% 35.8% 4.7% 14.5% 45.3% 3.7%
R&D 36.30
31.10
33.10
40.95
41.55
44.32
55.83
69.79
78.27
99.21
116.45
growth rate -14.3% 6.4% 23.7% 1.5% 6.7% 26.0% 25.0% 12.2% 26.8% 17.4%

Quarterly Statements

Item Name Jul '17 Oct '17 Apr '18 Jul '18 Dec '18
Earnings BIT 59.54
52.11
34.60
77.84
45.25
growth rate -12.5% -33.6% 125.0% -41.9%
Balance Sheet Jul '17 Oct '17 Apr '18 Jul '18 Dec '18
Acct.Receivable 84.53
126.84
100.88
149.39
127.48
growth rate 50.1% -20.5% 48.1% -14.7%
Acct.Payable 22.82
23.46
29.14
22.30
16.23
growth rate 2.8% 24.2% -23.5% -27.2%
Cur.Assets 581.85
630.11
670.55
798.50
780.33
growth rate 8.3% 6.4% 19.1% -2.3%
Total Assets 1,161.00
1,287.87
1,268.92
1,324.70
1,289.67
growth rate 10.9% -1.5% 4.4% -2.6%
Cash 68.27
106.58
109.57
107.37
108.21
growth rate 56.1% 2.8% -2.0% 0.8%
Inventory 36.49
67.92
96.40
94.04
83.28
growth rate 86.1% 41.9% -2.5% -11.4%
Cur.Liabilities 88.40
113.07
113.02
111.15
91.36
growth rate 27.9% -0.1% -1.7% -17.8%
Liabilities 109.02
192.52
191.82
175.25
154.40
growth rate 76.6% -0.4% -8.6% -11.9%
LT Debt
growth rate
Equity 1,051.98
1,095.35
1,077.10
1,149.44
1,135.26
growth rate 4.1% -1.7% 6.7% -1.2%
Common Shares 0.17
0.35
0.35
0.35
0.34
growth rate 100.6% -0.3% -0.3% -0.9%
Cash Flow Statement Jul '17 Oct '17 Apr '18 Jul '18 Dec '18
Capital Expenditures 6.08
8.71
13.27
5.68
9.74
growth rate 43.3% 52.4% -57.2% 71.4%
Cash Dividends 7.37
7.80
7.79
7.76
8.58
growth rate 5.9% -0.2% -0.4% 10.6%
Cash From OA 42.91
84.27
54.79
79.08
71.76
growth rate 96.4% -35.0% 44.3% -9.3%
Sale Purchase of Stock 5.91
9.81
11.12
3.69
growth rate 65.9% 13.4% -66.8%
FCF 36.83
75.56
41.52
73.40
62.02
growth rate 105.2% -45.1% 76.8% -15.5%
Income Statement Jul '17 Oct '17 Apr '18 Jul '18 Dec '18
Sales 172.90
180.37
169.57
232.22
193.29
growth rate 4.3% -6.0% 37.0% -16.8%
Op.Income 59.54
52.11
34.60
77.84
45.25
growth rate -12.5% -33.6% 125.0% -41.9%
IBT 61.32
54.00
37.98
81.27
48.75
growth rate -11.9% -29.7% 114.0% -40.0%
Net Income 56.07
-26.90
37.22
80.44
45.42
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 116.1% -43.5%
EPS
growth rate
Gross Profit 135.43
139.72
129.37
173.36
140.46
growth rate 3.2% -7.4% 34.0% -19.0%
R&D 23.38
26.98
31.08
29.70
28.78
growth rate 15.4% 15.2% -4.4% -3.1%

Growth Grade & Financial Ratios

All financial ratios below are calculated based on latest annual statements available and present the most up to date snapshot of a company finances.

Growth Grade

Historical Growth Grade:

A (85.04)

YOY Growth Grade:

C (54.99)

Click on buttons above for detailed yearly growth rates.

Market Ratios

Profitability Ratios

Liquidity Ratios

Efficiency Ratios

Value Price

PE and EPS

Historical Current Forward
PE 45.18 45.56 36.38
EPS / Growth 30.0% 1.24 27.4%

Value Price & Investment Recovery Time

Read more about Stock2Own value price in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

Equity Growth Rate: 10.4%

Estimates Pessimistic Moderate Optimistic My Numbers
Rate of Return 15.0%
MOS Price % 50 %
Future EPS Growth 10.4% 22.6% 22.6%
Future PE 20.88 42.25 42.25
Future EPS 3.35 9.51 9.51
Value Price
MOS %
17.28
-69.4%
99.36
75.9%
99.36
75.9%
MOS Price 8.64 49.68 49.68
IRT 16.80 11.00 11.00

Graham Number:

NOTE: The Graham Number applies only to certain types of stocks in combination with a number of other criteria.

Read more about Graham Number in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

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