CGNX Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.10%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $274,942.28

Cognex Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at Cognex by year and by quarter.

Skip ChartChart Data in Insider Trading History Table

Cognex Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $45.58
Price Change: Price Decrease of -0.69 (-1.49%)
As of 06/14/2024 01:00 AM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for CGNX up to the past year.

Skip Chart and Table DataPrice Data in Insider Trading History Table
Days: 30 | 90 | 365

Cognex Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/6/2024Carl GerstEVPSell6,782$40.54$274,942.28View SEC Filing Icon  
3/6/2023Patrick AliasDirectorSell4,375$49.53$216,693.75View SEC Filing Icon  
3/3/2023Patrick AliasDirectorSell600$49.50$29,700.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/17/2023Theodor KrantzDirectorSell912$48.39$44,131.6835,500View SEC Filing Icon  
2/2/2023Theodor KrantzDirectorSell10,400$57.00$592,800.0035,500View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2022Theodor KrantzDirectorSell52,000$50.00$2,600,000.0036,108View SEC Filing Icon  
5/12/2022Dianne M. ParrotteDirectorBuy3,000$46.00$138,000.003,608View SEC Filing Icon  
11/12/2021Paul TodghamCFOSell3,000$82.99$248,970.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/8/2021Anthony SunDirectorSell30,000$86.41$2,592,300.00337,262View SEC Filing Icon  
8/24/2021Patrick AliasDirectorSell17,500$87.19$1,525,825.00View SEC Filing Icon  
See Full Table

SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Cognex (NASDAQ:CGNX)

88.12% of Cognex stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

This chart shows the instiutional buying and selling at CGNX by year and by quarter.

Skip Institutional Buying and Selling Chart and Table DataRead Chart Data in Institutional Trading History Table

Cognex Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
6/4/2024DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale1,610,000$68.09M0.1%-15.5%0.938%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/21/2024Swedbank AB1,379,114$58.50M0.1%N/A0.803%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2024Comerica Bank104,389$4.43M0.0%+6.3%0.061%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2024Tidal Investments LLC9,463$0.40M0.0%+88.7%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2024California State Teachers Retirement System172,658$7.32M0.0%-5.2%0.101%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2024Caxton Associates LP17,892$0.76M0.0%-47.2%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2024Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio67,512$2.86M0.0%-8.3%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2024Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado18,872$0.80M0.0%-11.5%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2024Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD1,619,007$68.68M0.0%+986.2%0.943%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2024Brown Capital Management LLC3,850,002$163.32M2.9%-29.0%2.243%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2024Lazard Asset Management LLC2,154,625$91.40M0.1%+2.5%1.255%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2024Truvestments Capital LLC1,193$51K0.0%-29.0%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024Capital Research Global Investors3,553,064$150.72M0.0%+0.0%2.070%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024Advisors Asset Management Inc.721$31K0.0%-60.5%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024Shell Asset Management Co.9,396$0.40M0.0%+47.4%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024Front Street Capital Management Inc.1,040,681$44.17M8.3%+2.9%0.606%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024Gagnon Securities LLC5,125$0.22M0.1%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024CANADA LIFE ASSURANCE Co508,724$21.62M0.0%+362.6%0.296%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2024American International Group Inc.227,871$9.67M0.0%-2.0%0.133%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2024Bessemer Group Inc.9,515$0.40M0.0%+554.9%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2024Roubaix Capital LLC65,999$2.80M1.8%+12.0%0.038%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2024Seven Eight Capital LP10,206$0.43M0.0%N/A0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2024Trustmark National Bank Trust Department6,723$0.29M0.0%N/A0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2024Covestor Ltd2,977$0.13M0.1%+18.7%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/10/2024Vanguard Group Inc.17,522,549$743.31M0.0%+1.1%10.208%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/10/2024Twin Tree Management LP106,965$4.54M0.0%-13.1%0.062%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2024Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC40,289$1.71M0.0%-27.6%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2024Blair William & Co. IL35,363$1.50M0.0%+11.0%0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2024Beacon Investment Advisory Services Inc.185,262$7.86M0.3%-2.5%0.108%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2024State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System188,607$8M0.0%+9.7%0.110%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A.105,768$4.49M0.0%+45.9%0.062%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024William Blair Investment Management LLC3,716,623$157.66M0.4%+41.4%2.165%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024ProShare Advisors LLC209,091$8.87M0.0%+13.4%0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024Avantax Advisory Services Inc.6,096$0.26M0.0%N/A0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024US Bancorp DE55,258$2.34M0.0%-24.0%0.032%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024Russell Investments Group Ltd.105,502$4.48M0.0%-26.3%0.061%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024Headlands Technologies LLC13,864$0.59M0.1%+443.5%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/8/2024Inspire Investing LLC35,296$1.50M0.2%+10.8%0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/7/2024Sei Investments Co.209,304$8.88M0.0%+4.9%0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/7/2024Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc.67,730$2.87M0.0%-10.0%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/7/2024AIA Group Ltd50,661$2.15M0.1%-12.4%0.030%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2024Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc.12,096$0.51M0.0%-11.9%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2024Texas Permanent School Fund Corp150,657$6.39M0.1%+1.3%0.088%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2024Geneva Capital Management LLC84,908$3.60M0.1%-0.5%0.049%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/3/2024FDx Advisors Inc.6,701$0.28M0.0%-37.4%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/3/2024Essex Investment Management Co. LLC61,051$2.59M0.5%-14.7%0.036%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/3/2024Chevy Chase Trust Holdings LLC1,576,558$66.88M0.2%+24.7%0.919%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/3/2024BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S770$33K0.0%+303.1%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2024Jennison Associates LLC870,822$36.94M0.0%+30.5%0.507%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2024Mutual of America Capital Management LLC102,564$4.35M0.0%-3.6%0.060%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2024Nordea Investment Management AB2,663,900$113.72M0.1%+29.0%1.552%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2024CNB Bank599$25K0.0%-34.9%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/1/2024BNP Paribas Financial Markets134,516$5.71M0.0%+153.6%0.078%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/1/2024Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd.1,530,671$71.95M0.1%-23.6%0.892%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/1/2024Baillie Gifford & Co.1,164,342$49.39M0.0%-3.5%0.678%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/30/2024Retirement Systems of Alabama216,166$9.17M0.0%+0.3%0.126%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/30/2024Van ECK Associates Corp64,855$2.75M0.0%+38.4%0.038%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/30/2024Perigon Wealth Management LLC9,144$0.39M0.0%+46.0%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/30/2024Commonwealth Equity Services LLC13,871$0.59M0.0%+3.6%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/29/2024Principal Financial Group Inc.1,761,220$74.71M0.0%-8.6%1.026%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/27/2024Foster Victor Wealth Advisors LLC416,770$17.21M1.6%+13.9%0.243%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/26/2024Pinnacle Associates Ltd.590,627$25.05M0.4%+14.4%0.344%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/26/2024Securian Asset Management Inc.14,156$0.60M0.0%-2.3%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/26/2024Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC279,614$11.86M0.2%+5.7%0.163%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/26/2024Riverbridge Partners LLC1,725,820$73.21M0.9%+0.3%1.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/26/2024Yousif Capital Management LLC78,310$3.32M0.0%-2.1%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/25/2024Lindbrook Capital LLC1,929$82K0.0%+27.2%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/25/2024New York State Teachers Retirement System187,818$7.97M0.0%+0.3%0.109%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/25/2024WCM Investment Management LLC403,899$17.13M0.0%+0.4%0.235%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/23/2024Louisiana State Employees Retirement System49,500$2.10M0.0%+2.5%0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/23/2024Amalgamated Bank93,610$3.97M0.0%-12.4%0.055%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/23/2024Fifth Third Bancorp3,439$0.15M0.0%+20.3%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/23/2024Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.205,941$8.74M0.0%+32.1%0.120%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/22/2024Confluence Wealth Services Inc.17,225$0.73M0.1%+26.7%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/22/2024Altfest L J & Co. Inc.6,279$0.27M0.0%+4.8%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/22/2024Raymond James & Associates349,982$14.85M0.0%+29.6%0.204%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/19/2024Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.1,293,956$54.89M0.0%-4.0%0.754%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/19/2024Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning5,693$0.24M0.1%-34.2%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/18/2024State of Michigan Retirement System42,253$1.79M0.0%+2.4%0.025%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/18/2024Park Place Capital Corp1,117$47K0.0%-29.9%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/16/2024Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC13,208$0.56M0.0%+34.3%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/15/2024Janiczek Wealth Management LLC919$39K0.0%-29.0%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/10/2024Park Avenue Securities LLC11,514$0.49M0.0%+4.2%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/9/2024Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV589$25K0.0%+94.4%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/9/2024Rise Advisors LLC777$33K0.0%+1,239.7%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/26/2024HighPoint Advisor Group LLC5,738$0.24M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/22/2024PNC Financial Services Group Inc.10,228$0.43M0.0%-21.1%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/11/2024Vanguard Group Inc.17,334,064$723.52M0.0%+1.2%10.100%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/5/2024Wellington Management Group LLP751,844$31.38M0.0%-5.7%0.437%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/28/2024American International Group Inc.232,529$9.71M0.0%-4.2%0.135%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/26/2024Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky55,439$2.31M0.0%-4.6%0.032%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024Contour Asset Management LLC274,409$11.45M0.5%N/A0.159%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Brown Capital Management LLC5,419,313$226.20M3.4%+5.1%3.148%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Point72 Europe London LLP29,766$1.24M0.2%N/A0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Oribel Capital Management LP61,000$2.55M0.2%N/A0.035%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Neuberger Berman Group LLC28,995$1.21M0.0%-79.0%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Schroder Investment Management Group1,517,611$63.35M0.1%+0.9%0.882%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Pinebridge Investments L.P.25,172$1.05M0.0%-9.7%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024American International Group Inc.232,529$9.71M0.1%-4.2%0.135%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Capital Research Global Investors3,551,377$148.23M0.0%+0.1%2.063%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
Data available starting January 2016

See Full Table
Cognex logo
Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information to automate manufacturing and distribution tasks worldwide. Its machine vision products are used to automate the manufacturing and tracking of discrete items, including mobile phones, electric vehicle batteries, and e-commerce packages by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. The company offers VisionPro software, a suite of patented vision tools for advanced programming; QuickBuild that allows customers to build vision applications with a graphical, flowchart-based programming interface; and Cognex deep learning vision software. It also provides a range of inspection tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; vision sensors for vision applications, such as checking the presence and size of parts; and the In-Sight product line of vision systems and sensors. In addition, the company offers DataMan, an image-based barcode readers and barcode verifiers. It sells its products to automotive, logistics, consumer electronics, medical-related, semiconductor, consumer products, food and beverage, and others, as well as through a network of distributors and integrators. The company was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.
Read More on Cognex

Today's Range

Now: $45.58
Low: $44.64
High: $45.89

50 Day Range

MA: $43.83
Low: $38.46
High: $48.51

52 Week Range

Now: $45.58
Low: $34.28
High: $59.51

Volume

1,125,885 shs

Average Volume

954,140 shs

Market Capitalization

$7.82 billion

P/E Ratio

78.59

Dividend Yield

0.65%

Beta

1.45

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Cognex?

Cognex's top insider investors include:
  1. Theodor Krantz (Director)
  2. Carl Gerst (EVP)
  3. Patrick Alias (Director)
Learn More about top insider investors at Cognex.

Who are the major institutional investors of Cognex?

Cognex's top institutional shareholders include:
  1. Vanguard Group Inc. — 10.21%
  2. Brown Capital Management LLC — 2.24%
  3. William Blair Investment Management LLC — 2.17%
  4. Capital Research Global Investors — 2.07%
  5. Nordea Investment Management AB — 1.55%
  6. Lazard Asset Management LLC — 1.26%
Learn More about top institutional investors of Cognex stock.

Which institutional investors are selling Cognex stock?

During the previous quarter, CGNX stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Brown Capital Management LLC
  2. Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd.
  3. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale
  4. Principal Financial Group Inc.
  5. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.
  6. Baillie Gifford & Co.
  7. Russell Investments Group Ltd.
  8. US Bancorp DE

Which institutional investors are buying Cognex stock?

Within the last quarter, CGNX stock was purchased by institutional investors including:
  1. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD
  2. Swedbank AB
  3. William Blair Investment Management LLC
  4. Nordea Investment Management AB
  5. CANADA LIFE ASSURANCE Co
  6. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings LLC
  7. Jennison Associates LLC
  8. Vanguard Group Inc.