Seaport Global Securities Reiterates “Neutral” Rating for KEYW (KEYW)

KEYW (NASDAQ:KEYW)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by investment analysts at Seaport Global Securities in a research report issued on Tuesday.

Several other equities analysts have also commented on KEYW. Drexel Hamilton reissued a “hold” rating on shares of KEYW in a research report on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research raised KEYW from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 9th. BidaskClub lowered KEYW from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 18th. ValuEngine downgraded KEYW from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, December 21st. Finally, TheStreet upgraded KEYW from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a report on Monday, November 26th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $9.63.

KEYW stock opened at $8.40 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $415.82 million, a P/E ratio of -46.67 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a current ratio of 1.72, a quick ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.92. KEYW has a one year low of $6.12 and a one year high of $10.06.

KEYW (NASDAQ:KEYW) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March 12th. The software maker reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.01 by ($0.03). The company had revenue of $126.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $128.10 million. KEYW had a negative return on equity of 2.92% and a negative net margin of 4.34%. KEYW’s revenue was down .5% on a year-over-year basis. Sell-side analysts expect that KEYW will post 0.12 EPS for the current year.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of KEYW. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. increased its holdings in KEYW by 8.9% during the 3rd quarter. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. now owns 173,832 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $1,505,000 after purchasing an additional 14,148 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in KEYW by 2.4% during the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 3,270,859 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $28,325,000 after purchasing an additional 76,407 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its holdings in KEYW by 17.3% during the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,279,614 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $19,742,000 after purchasing an additional 336,459 shares during the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP increased its holdings in KEYW by 26.5% during the 3rd quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 2,151,702 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $18,634,000 after purchasing an additional 450,209 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Allianz Asset Management GmbH purchased a new stake in KEYW during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $181,000.

About KEYW

The KeyW Holding Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering and technology solutions to support the collection, processing, analysis, and dissemination of information across the spectrum of the intelligence, cyber, and counterterrorism communities in the United States. The company's solutions are designed to meet the critical needs of agile intelligence and U.S.

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