KEYW Holding Corp. Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Shares of KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the eight ratings firms that are covering the company, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has assigned a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $19.24.
Shares of KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW) opened at 12.16 on Tuesday. KEYW Holding Corp. has a 52 week low of $9.71 and a 52 week high of $23.09. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $12.33 and a 200-day moving average of $14.26. The company’s market cap is $448.3 million.
KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 31st. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $72.05 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $72.90 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.06) earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 5.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that KEYW Holding Corp. will post $-0.14 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on KEYW shares. Analysts at Maxim Group initiated coverage on shares of KEYW Holding Corp. in a research note on Wednesday, August 13th. They set a “buy” rating and a $19.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of KEYW Holding Corp. from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 31st. They now have a $12.90 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Drexel Hamilton initiated coverage on shares of KEYW Holding Corp. in a research note on Thursday, May 29th. They set a “buy” rating and a $15.00 price target on the stock.
The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) is a holding company.
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