Cognyte Software Ltd posted its second-quarter FY23 non-GAAP loss per share of -$0.04, narrower than consensus expectation of a -$0.17 loss.
Non-GAAP revenue plunged -30.1% year-on-year to $81.3 million, missing the consensus expectation of $92.5 million.
The company’s revenue in Software segment fell -43.7% year-on-year to $27.02 million. Software service revenue was down -15.7% year-on-year to $45.44 million. Professional service and other revenue fell -38% to $8.65 million.
Cognyte’s non-GAAP gross margin contracted -840 bps to 65.1%.
The 10-day RSI Oscillator for CGNT moved out of overbought territory on April 24, 2023. This could be a sign that the stock is shifting from an upward trend to a downward trend. Traders may want to look at selling the stock or buying put options. Tickeron's A.I.dvisor looked at 5 instances where the indicator moved out of the overbought zone. In of the 5 cases the stock moved lower in the days that followed. This puts the odds of a move down at .
The Stochastic Oscillator may be shifting from an upward trend to a downward trend. In of 20 cases where CGNT's Stochastic Oscillator exited the overbought zone, the price fell further within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Moving Average Convergence Divergence Histogram (MACD) for CGNT turned negative on April 28, 2023. This could be a sign that the stock is set to turn lower in the coming weeks. Traders may want to sell the stock or buy put options. Tickeron's A.I.dvisor looked at 17 similar instances when the indicator turned negative. In of the 17 cases the stock turned lower in the days that followed. This puts the odds of success at .
Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where CGNT declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
CGNT broke above its upper Bollinger Band on May 26, 2023. This could be a sign that the stock is set to drop as the stock moves back below the upper band and toward the middle band. You may want to consider selling the stock or exploring put options.
The Momentum Indicator moved above the 0 level on May 11, 2023. You may want to consider a long position or call options on CGNT as a result. In of 43 past instances where the momentum indicator moved above 0, the stock continued to climb. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where CGNT advanced for three days, in of 133 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating steady price growth. CGNT’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is fair valued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (1.592) is normal, around the industry mean (31.382). P/E Ratio (263.158) is within average values for comparable stocks, (167.504). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (0.000) is also within normal values, averaging (4.103). Dividend Yield (0.000) settles around the average of (0.033) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (0.977) is also within normal values, averaging (70.837).
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating that the returns do not compensate for the risks. CGNT’s unstable profits reported over time resulted in significant Drawdowns within these last five years. A stable profit reduces stock drawdown and volatility. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 89, placing this stock better than average.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to worse than average earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating weak sales and an unprofitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows