Active Stock Momentum: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)

Can Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. becomes the newest Buy stock following this news? Likewise, the negative performance for the quarter was recorded as -5.12% and for the year was 33.16%, while the YTD performance remained at -1.88%. The shares were bought at an average price of $7.25 per share, with a total value of $1,999,999.50. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.

Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at -2.80% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 13.00% in coming 5 years. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc has a 52-week low of $3.75 and a 52-week high of $9.19. They set a "buy" rating and a $9.00 price target for the company. The stock is now trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -8.95%.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. has 1 year price target of $10.7.

"Insider Buying: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (KTOS) Director Buys $1,999,999.50 in Stock" was originally published by Chaffey Breeze and is the property of of Chaffey Breeze. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 52.2%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 31.1%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 556.42 Million.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) last announced its earnings results on Monday, February 27th.

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The most recently updated ratings and price targets from brokers issued for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) has a Return on Assets of -6.8 percent, Return on Equity of -25.7 percent, while Return on Investment of -3.7 percent. Revenue is expected in between 162 Million and 155 Million with an average of 159.44 Million. On average, analysts forecast that Kratos Defense & Security Solutions will post $0.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. SunTrust Banks, Inc. initiated coverage on shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in a research note on Thursday, January 19th. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter past year. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 10 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 13 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $9.55.

Several other research firms have also commented on KTOS. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.

08/29/2016 - Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. was downgraded to "sector weight" by analysts at KeyBanc. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 43,331 shares of the company's stock worth $300,000 after buying an additional 6,617 shares during the period. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 424,200 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,922,000 after buying an additional 22,053 shares during the period. The companys revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter past year.

01/17/2017 - Canaccord Genuity began new coverage on Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. giving the company a "buy" rating. The stock is a Buy among 8 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research.

Jefferies Maintains Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. The PSS segment provides independent integrated solutions for homeland security, public safety, critical infrastructure, and security and surveillance systems for government and commercial applications.

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