Bridges Investment Management Has Raised Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH) Holding; OM Asset Management plc (OMAM) Has 1.36 Sentiment

Bridges Investment Management Inc increased Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH) stake by 31.33% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bridges Investment Management Inc acquired 9,934 shares as Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH)’s stock rose 12.87%. The Bridges Investment Management Inc holds 41,644 shares with $3.02 million value, up from 31,710 last quarter. Cognizant Technology Solutions now has $42.19B valuation. The stock increased 0.85% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $71.55. About 4.32 million shares traded or 25.20% up from the average. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has risen 5.50% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.20% the S&P500.

OM Asset Management Limited is a privately owned asset management holding company. The company has market cap of $1.85 billion. The firm provides its services to individuals and institutions. It has a 24.79 P/E ratio. It manages separate client focused portfolios through its subsidiaries.

The stock increased 1.26% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $16.88. About 547,000 shares traded or 10.27% up from the average. OM Asset Management plc (OMAM) has risen 4.82% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.88% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $7.46 million activity.

Analysts await OM Asset Management plc (NYSE:OMAM) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $0.40 EPS, up 21.21% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.33 per share. OMAM’s profit will be $43.89M for 10.55 P/E if the $0.40 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual EPS reported by OM Asset Management plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.98% negative EPS growth.

Philadelphia Financial Management Of San Francisco Llc holds 5.47% of its portfolio in OM Asset Management plc for 2.09 million shares. Globeflex Capital L P owns 659,829 shares or 2.8% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Mangrove Partners has 2.23% invested in the company for 872,883 shares. The Massachusetts-based Sirios Capital Management L P has invested 1.35% in the stock. Corsair Capital Management L.P., a New York-based fund reported 468,680 shares.

Among 30 analysts covering Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ:CTSH), 23 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 77% are positive. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. has $93 highest and $48 lowest target. $79’s average target is 10.41% above currents $71.55 stock price. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. had 73 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald given on Friday, October 16. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Tuesday, February 9, the company rating was maintained by Needham. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, October 30. Wedbush initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $65 target in Friday, September 9 report. As per Friday, September 30, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. On Tuesday, June 13 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Friday, October 6 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) earned “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, November 2. Monness Crespi & Hardt maintained the shares of CTSH in report on Thursday, November 5 with “Buy” rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.27, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 37 investors sold CTSH shares while 296 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 244 raised stakes. 487.81 million shares or 3.03% less from 503.05 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Barrett Asset Lc reported 2.18% stake. Numeric Invsts Lc has invested 0.05% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Harvest Mngmt Inc holds 4,140 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. Adell Harriman & Carpenter has invested 0.14% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Teacher Retirement System Of Texas stated it has 459,791 shares or 0.21% of all its holdings. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi holds 0.01% or 11,159 shares in its portfolio. Univest Of Pennsylvania reported 66,817 shares stake. Scotia Cap accumulated 0.03% or 29,615 shares. Grandfield & Dodd Llc invested in 0.57% or 69,680 shares. Montecito Bancshares & Tru holds 0.12% or 4,659 shares in its portfolio. Boston Private Wealth Ltd Liability stated it has 0.15% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Co reported 7,334 shares. Pennant Cap Ltd Llc holds 850,313 shares or 3.79% of its portfolio. New Mountain Vantage Advisers Ltd Liability Co holds 2.18% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) for 391,394 shares. 3,500 were accumulated by Fort Washington Inv Advsr Oh.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 32 sales for $25.05 million activity. Mehta Rajeev had sold 32,000 shares worth $2.30M. The insider KLEIN JOHN E sold $830,705. On Wednesday, August 16 the insider CHINTAMANENI RAMAKRISHNA PRASAD sold $393,264. Another trade for 2,190 shares valued at $162,060 was made by CHATTERJEE DEBASHIS on Tuesday, October 10. Shaheen Allen sold $31,196 worth of stock. Shares for $182,500 were sold by Veeraraghavachary Srinivasan. RAMAKRISHNAN CHANDRASEKARAN sold 25,000 shares worth $1.80 million.