Cognex Past Performance

How has Cognex performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CGNX has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CGNX's current net profit margins (21.1%) are lower than last year (29.1%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CGNX's earnings have grown by 8.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CGNX's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: CGNX had negative earnings growth (-27.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electronic industry average (12.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: CGNX's Return on Equity (15.4%) is considered low.

Return on Assets

Return on Capital Employed

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