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Cognex Corp (CGNX.OQ)

CGNX.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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18 Sep 2018
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Cognex Q4 Revenue Rose 39 Percent
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 04:06pm EST 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp ::COGNEX REPORTS RECORD REVENUE, EARNINGS AND EPS FOR 2017.Q4 REVENUE ROSE 39 PERCENT.‍REVENUE FOR Q1-18 IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN $165 MILLION AND $175 MILLION​.‍IN Q4-17, TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT OF 2017 RESULTED IN A ONE-TIME CHARGE TO TAX EXPENSE OF $83 MILLION, OR $0.46 PER SHARE​.‍GROSS MARGIN IS EXPECTED TO BE IN MID-70% RANGE FOR Q1-18​.QTRLY LOSS PER SHARE $‍0.16​.QTRLY ‍REVENUE $180.4 MILLION VERSUS $129.3 MILLION.  Full Article

Cognex Authorizes New Stock Buyback Program
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 08:07am EST 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp ::COGNEX AUTHORIZES NEW STOCK BUYBACK PROGRAM.COGNEX CORP - BOARD AUTHORIZED PURCHASE OF UP TO $150 MILLION OF COGNEX COMMON STOCK.COGNEX CORP - NEW AUTHORIZATION WILL COMMENCE AFTER CO COMPLETES EXISTING $100 MILLION REPURCHASE PROGRAM, OF WHICH ABOUT $45 MILLION REMAINS AVAILABLE.  Full Article

Cognex reports Q3 earnings per share ‍$1.14​
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 04:06pm EDT 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp :Cognex reports record results for the third quarter of 2017.Sees Q4 2017 revenue $170 million to $180 million.Cognex Corp qtrly revenue $259.7 million versus $148 million​.Cognex Corp qtrly earnings per share ‍$1.14​.Cognex Corp - ‍Cognex intends to continue to repurchase shares of its common stock in Q4-17, subject to market conditions and other relevant factors​.Cognex Corp - ‍as of October 1, 2017, inventories increased by $21 million, or 78 pct, from end of 2016​.Cognex Corp - ‍Q4 of 2017 gross margin is expected to be in mid-to-high 70 pct range​.Cognex Corp - ‍unbilled revenue of $52 million as of October 1, 2017 represents revenue that cognex expects to invoice largely in Q4-17​.  Full Article

Cognex increases quarterly cash dividend and announces two-for-one stock split
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 04:06pm EDT 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp :Cognex increases quarterly cash dividend and announces two-for-one stock split.Cognex Corp - ‍board approved a two-for-one split of company's common stock, payable in form of a stock dividend​.  Full Article

Cognex reports Q1 earnings per share $0.51
Monday, 1 May 2017 04:06pm EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp :Cognex reports record first quarter results for revenue, net income and earnings per share.Q1 earnings per share $0.51.Q1 revenue $134.9 million versus $96.2 million.Q1 earnings per share view $0.28, revenue view $124.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees Q2 2017 revenue $165 million to $170 million.Cognex Corp - sees Q2 gross margin is expected to be in mid-to-high 70% range.Q2 revenue view $172.4 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Cognex sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.085per share
Monday, 1 May 2017 08:06am EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp : :Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.085per share.Says dividend represents an increase of $0.01 per share, or 13pct, over $0.075 per share dividend paid in prior quarter.  Full Article

Cognex authorizes new stock buyback program
Monday, 1 May 2017 08:06am EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - Cognex Corp : :Cognex authorizes new stock buyback program.Cognex Corp - board of directors has authorized purchase of up to $100 million of Cognex common stock.Cognex Corp - new authorization will commence after cognex completes an existing $100 million repurchase program.Cognex Corp - repurchase program is intended to help reduce share dilution associated with company's equity incentive plans.  Full Article

Cognex acquires maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision
Wednesday, 5 Apr 2017 09:29am EDT 

Cognex Corp : Cognex acquires maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision . Cognex Corp says transaction is not expected to have a material impact on Cognex's financial results in 2017 or 2018 . Cognex Corp - upon closing, Vidi systems became part of Cognex's vision products business unit .Cognex Corp says that it has acquired Vidi systems SA.  Full Article

Cognex Q4 revenue rose 32 percent
Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 04:06pm EST 

Cognex Corp : Cognex reports record results for fourth quarter and full year . Q4 revenue rose 32 percent . Sees Q1 2017 revenue $122 million to $125 million . Cognex corp sees Q1 2017 gross margin is expected to be in mid-to-high 70pct range . Cognex Corp - qtrly earnings per share $0.43 . Q4 earnings per share view $0.29, revenue view $116.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Q1 revenue view $110.4 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Cognex announces retirement of CFO Richard Morin and promotes John Curran to CFO
Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 04:06pm EST 

Cognex Corp : Says EVP Richard A. Morin to retire . Cognex announces retirement of CFO Richard A. Morin; John J. Curran promoted to chief financial officer .Cognex Corp - Morin will continue with company as secretary of Cognex's board of directors.  Full Article

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