Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 34.98% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 13.58% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 176.14% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. has a positive value of 49.5 compared to overall market. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) has tumbled 1.4% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 8.33% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 2.2% during the past week but Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 6.39%.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.12 points or 1.4% at $8.45 with 1,273,089 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $8.6, the shares hit an intraday low of $8.25 and an intraday high of $8.6694 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $625 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 73,944,533 shares. The 52-week high of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) is $9.11 and the 52-week low is $3.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 2, 2016. The company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.05. The company had revenue of $165.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $162.10 million. The companys revenue was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.02 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc was Initiated by SunTrust to Buy on Jan 19, 2017. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc was Initiated by Canaccord Genuity on Jan 17, 2017 to Buy, Price Target of the shares are set at $10.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 28, 2016, Scott I Anderson (director) purchased 8,333 shares at 6.00 per share price.On Nov 28, 2016, Deanna H Lund (CFO) purchased 6,666 shares at 6.00 per share price.On Nov 28, 2016, Jane Elizabeth Judd (director) purchased 4,166 shares at 6.00 per share price.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. is a specialized National Security Technology business providing mission critical products, services and solutions for United States National Security priorities. Kratos core capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs.