Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) is set to release its earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, July 31st. Analysts expect Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to post earnings of $0.04 per share for the quarter. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has set its FY 2019 guidance at EPS and its Q2 2019 guidance at EPS.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May 8th. The aerospace company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.01) by $0.07. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions had a net margin of 0.28% and a return on equity of 4.22%. The business had revenue of $160.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $153.24 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.05 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to post $0 EPS for the current fiscal year and $0 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of NASDAQ KTOS traded up $0.21 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $24.30. 14,306 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 817,471. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $23.17. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has a twelve month low of $11.91 and a twelve month high of $24.99. The company has a quick ratio of 2.29, a current ratio of 2.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59. The company has a market cap of $2.55 billion, a P/E ratio of 143.06, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 12.09 and a beta of 1.27.
A number of research firms have recently commented on KTOS. Citigroup reduced their target price on shares of Tremont Mortgage Trust from $9.50 to $5.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, June 5th. Canaccord Genuity set a $37.00 target price on shares of Homology Medicines and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. Robert W. Baird began coverage on shares of ANCHIANO THERAP/S in a research report on Tuesday, May 28th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $12.00 target price on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group raised shares of Exelon from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $48.00 to $52.00 in a research report on Thursday, June 6th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of HB Fuller from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 3rd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $23.42.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Company Profile
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc provides mission critical products, solutions, and services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Kratos Government Solutions and Unmanned Systems. The Kratos Government Solutions segment offers microwave electronic products, satellite communications, training systems, modular systems, and defense and rocket support services.
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