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Shares of Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL) hit a new 52-week high during trading hours on Wednesday, Analyst Ratings reports. The company traded as high as $39.12 and last traded at $38.56, with a volume of 242,243 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $38.32.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at TheStreet upgraded shares of Engility Holdings to a “hold” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday. Separately, analysts at CRT Capital upgraded shares of Engility Holdings from a “fair value” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday, December 24th. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at FBR & Co. initiated coverage on shares of Engility Holdings in a research note to investors on Wednesday, October 16th. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock.

Engility Holdings has a 1-year low of $18.31 and a 1-year high of $38.63. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $32.4 and a 200-day moving average of $31.95. The company has a market cap of $665.0 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.33.

Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November 12th. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.15. The company had revenue of $339.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $373.80 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.83 earnings per share. Engility Holdings’s revenue was down 16.1% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Engility Holdings will post $2.95 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Engility Holdings, Inc (NYSE:EGL) is a provider of systems engineering services, training, program management, and operational support for the United States Government worldwide.

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