Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) will issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, October 31st. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.03 per share for the quarter.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The aerospace company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $185.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $172.78 million. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions had a negative return on equity of 1.40% and a negative net margin of 6.29%. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions’s quarterly revenue was up 10.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.01 EPS. On average, analysts expect Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to post $0.01 EPS for the current fiscal year and $0.24 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS) opened at 12.81 on Tuesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $12.85 and its 200 day moving average price is $11.27. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. has a 12-month low of $5.23 and a 12-month high of $13.93. The stock’s market capitalization is $1.11 billion.

A number of analysts have issued reports on KTOS shares. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $14.00 target price on shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in a research report on Monday, August 14th. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $9.25 target price on shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in a research report on Friday, July 14th. BidaskClub raised Kratos Defense & Security Solutions from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 13th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Kratos Defense & Security Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $12.78.

In related news, CEO Eric M. Demarco acquired 8,905 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 7th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $11.19 per share, with a total value of $99,646.95. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. 23.20% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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About Kratos Defense & Security Solutions

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc is a technology, intellectual property and proprietary product and solution company focused on the United States and its allies’ national security. The Kratos Government Solutions segment includes the operations of Defense Rocket Support Services, Microwave Electronics Division, Technical and Training Solutions, and Modular Systems, which provide technology-based defense solutions, involving products and services, with the focus relating to the nation’s Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance requirements.

Earnings History for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS)

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