Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Issued to Announce Revenue on Thursday

Marco Green
April 16, 2018

The company has market cap of $. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $53.98. 3,727 shares were sold by MARGULIS HEIDI S, worth $1.03 million on Wednesday, February 28. On Tuesday, February 13 Cowen & Co maintained Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) rating. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Ted Kang increased its stake in Cognex Corp (CGNX) by 149.43% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. This repurchase authorization permits the scientific and technical instruments company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases.

Cognex declared that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Thursday, February 15th that allows the company to repurchase $150.00 million in outstanding shares.

CGNX traded down $0.28 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $50.44. 1,830 were reported by Glenmede Na. Magnetar Financial Ltd Llc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). It has outperformed by 19.99% the S&P500. BROUSSARD BRUCE D also sold $3.86M worth of Humana Inc. (NYSE:AAP) for 585,200 shares. On Wednesday, January 31 the insider Perlin Jonathan B sold $2.34M. (NYSE:HCA) shares were sold by Hall Charles J. $870,619 worth of HCA Healthcare, Inc. It increased, as 56 investors sold AAP shares while 110 reduced holdings. First Mercantile Trust Commerce has 5,112 shares.

Analysts await Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) to report earnings on May, 23. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.20 earnings per share. After $2.12 actual EPS reported by HCA Healthcare, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.89% negative EPS growth. Therefore 43% are positive. Gardner Russo Gardner Limited Liability Com reported 41,543 shares. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating given on Thursday, July 30 by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Friday, April 1 by Canaccord Genuity. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Humana Inc. (NYSE:HCA) rating on Thursday, October 19. (NYSE:HUM) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, January 12 by Jefferies. The stock of HCA Healthcare, Inc. The stock of Sotheby's (NYSE:BID) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, November 10. As per Wednesday, August 9, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 6.53. Its up 0.14, from 0.72 in 2017Q3.

JPMorgan Chase upgraded shares of Cognex (NASDAQ:CGNX) from an underweight rating to a neutral rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, April 3rd, Marketbeat reports. Parallel Advisors LLC raised its position in Cognex by 100.1% in the fourth quarter. Its down 18.78% from 3.68 million shares previously. Piedmont Investment Advsrs Lc reported 61,372 shares. Atria Investments Ltd Liability holds 7,648 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Co invested in 0.01% or 15,152 shares. 48,687 were accumulated by Vident Invest Advisory Lc. Clinton Group Inc, a New York-based fund reported 39,368 shs. (NYSE:HCA). Checchi Cap Advisers Ltd Liability holds 3,036 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Highbridge Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). (NYSE:HCA) for 3,696 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) stated it has 9 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Rudman Errol M bought 15,000 shares as the company's stock declined 13.83% with the market. Hillsdale Investment Management reported 0.06% stake. (NYSE:HCA). Raymond James Assocs has invested 0.01% in HCA Healthcare, Inc. Whittier Tru Company has invested 0.1% of its capital in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). (NYSE:HCA). Loews Corp has 0.11% invested in HCA Healthcare, Inc. Walleye Trading Limited Liability Com owns 13,462 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio.

CGNX had 1 insider sale and 0 insider purchases since March 12, 2018. J.P. Morgan downgraded Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) on Wednesday, November 8 to "Sell" rating. 44% are bullish. 11 are the (NASDAQ:CGNX)'s analyst reports since October 31, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. ValuEngine downgraded Cognex from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Thursday, March 1st. Needham maintained Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) on Tuesday, August 4 with "Buy" rating. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Northcoast on Friday, December 2. The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $65.21. The stock has "Hold" rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, April 10. Finally, upgraded Cognex Corporation from an "underperform" rating to an "outperform" rating in a research note on Monday, November 7th. On Monday, July 31 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Hold". Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) has risen 31.99% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 2,914,913 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company's stock valued at $178,276,000 after buying an additional 1,128,402 shares in the last quarter.

Kylin Management Llc, which manages about $2.25 billion and $811.15M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Weibo Corp (NASDAQ:WB) by 90,000 shares to 783,300 shares, valued at $81.04 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

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