Cognex Past Performance
How has Cognex performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
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.