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Stocks Luring Investors Focus: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH), Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP)

Following previous ticker characteristics, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) also run on active notice, stock price moved down -3.80% after traded at $56.16 in most recent trading session. Cognizant (NASDAQ:CTSH) has joined the Executive Committee of the Chamber of Digital Commerce. The Chamber is the world’s leading trade association representing the blockchain industry and works closely with policymakers, regulators and industry to develop a pro-growth legal environment that fosters innovation, jobs and investment.

President of Global Industries and Consulting at Cognizant, Prasad Chintamaneni stated that Blockchain technology is poised to change the face of the banking and financial services industry, providing the opportunity to create new digital business models, streamline business processes, and modernize existing IT systems. He continued “Cognizant was one of the early movers in the blockchain space and we continue to significantly invest in our capabilities to develop enterprise-ready solutions to help clients navigate this shift and become digital enterprises. We’re excited to be working with the Chamber of Digital Commerce to further the adoption and progression of blockchain technology and accelerate its implementation across industries.”

CTSH has price to earnings ratio of 22.69 and the price to current year EPS stands at 12.70%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be 9.78%. Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 3.70 and quick ratio was calculated as 3.70. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 0.09 for seeing its liquidity position.

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.70% for a week and 1.52% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 1.03. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an “Active Revolving Stocks.” The firm attains analyst recommendation of 1.80 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of -2.23%. CTSH’s institutional ownership was registered as 90.80%, while insider ownership was 0.30%.

Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price declined -0.20% during latest trading session as,

Analysts Practices; to watch unbiased undervalue securities, there is need to see following technical rations. MCHP holds price to earnings ratio of 159.63 that presents much better indication for a stock’s value than the market price alone. Based on historic views, the average P/E ratio in market fluctuates between 15 to 25, but alone low P/E ratio does not necessarily mean that a company is undervalue. With reference to all theories, earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as MCHP has 2.37% dividend yield.

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP) narrowed the range of its prior guidance for non-GAAP net sales and earnings per share for its fiscal second quarter of 2017 ending September 30, 2016. Microchip previously provided guidance on August 8, 2016 for consolidated non-GAAP net sales to be flat to up 4% with a mid-point of up 2%. Microchip now expects consolidated non-GAAP net sales to be up between 1% and 3% with a mid-point unchanged at 2% and non-GAAP earnings per share to be between 85 cents and 89 cents per share. The original guidance for non-GAAP earning per share was between 83 cents and 91 cents per share. Due to Microchip’s recent acquisition of Atmel and the related purchase accounting, Microchip is not able to provide GAAP guidance at this time.

Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 2.90 that indicates if MCHP lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Generally, it indicates good short-term financial strength. Street is more conscious on this after SunEdison, Inc. case. To make strengthen these views, the active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 2.00, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 0.00, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.


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