Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL) SVP Thomas O. Miiller sold 8,000 shares of Engility Holdings stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.06, for a total transaction of $248,480.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 14,637 shares in the company, valued at $454,625.22. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Shares of Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE EGL) traded down 0.16% on Wednesday, reaching $30.51. 88,176 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Engility Holdings, Inc. has a one year low of $25.70 and a one year high of $39.16. The company’s 50 day moving average is $29.54 and its 200-day moving average is $28.93. The stock has a market cap of $1.12 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 250.08 and a beta of 2.10.

Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The aerospace company reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $494.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $504.44 million. Engility Holdings had a return on equity of 11.49% and a net margin of 0.22%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.34 earnings per share. On average, analysts anticipate that Engility Holdings, Inc. will post ($0.29) EPS for the current year.

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EGL has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Engility Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 17th. Cowen and Company reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Engility Holdings in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. BidaskClub raised shares of Engility Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 14th. Finally, Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Engility Holdings in a research report on Saturday, June 17th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $35.50.

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan raised its position in shares of Engility Holdings by 4.0% in the second quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 4,170 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $118,000 after buying an additional 160 shares in the last quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Engility Holdings by 7.0% in the first quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 4,128 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 271 shares in the last quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP purchased a new position in shares of Engility Holdings during the second quarter valued at approximately $206,000. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its position in shares of Engility Holdings by 1.4% in the first quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 7,200 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $208,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wellington Management Group LLP purchased a new position in shares of Engility Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $208,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 91.70% of the company’s stock.

About Engility Holdings

Engility Holdings, Inc (Engility) is a provider of systems engineering services, training, program management, and operational support for the United States Government worldwide. The Company’s business is focused on providing a range of engineering, technical, analytical, advisory, training, logistics and support services.

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