Boston Partners lessened its stake in KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW) by 53.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 431,509 shares of the software maker’s stock after selling 504,781 shares during the quarter. Boston Partners owned 0.86% of KEYW worth $3,771,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of KEYW. Aperio Group LLC raised its holdings in KEYW by 23.1% in the 2nd quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 57,993 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $507,000 after purchasing an additional 10,894 shares during the period. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. acquired a new position in KEYW in the 2nd quarter worth about $1,396,000. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in KEYW by 10.8% in the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 424,402 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $2,491,000 after purchasing an additional 41,251 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP raised its holdings in KEYW by 50.9% in the 2nd quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 556,134 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $4,861,000 after purchasing an additional 187,673 shares during the period. Finally, SG Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in KEYW by 34.8% in the 2nd quarter. SG Capital Management LLC now owns 759,620 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $6,639,000 after purchasing an additional 196,249 shares during the period.

NASDAQ:KEYW opened at $7.75 on Tuesday. KEYW Holding Corp. has a 12 month low of $4.94 and a 12 month high of $9.84. The company has a quick ratio of 1.95, a current ratio of 2.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.02. The company has a market cap of $380.08 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -17.22 and a beta of 0.73.

KEYW (NASDAQ:KEYW) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 1st. The software maker reported ($0.23) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.22) by ($0.01). KEYW had a negative return on equity of 1.47% and a negative net margin of 0.52%. The firm had revenue of $128.14 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $124.91 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.37) earnings per share. KEYW’s quarterly revenue was up 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts forecast that KEYW Holding Corp. will post -0.11 earnings per share for the current year.

KEYW has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Noble Financial reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $11.00 price target on shares of KEYW in a report on Tuesday, May 29th. ValuEngine raised KEYW from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 1st. BidaskClub raised KEYW from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Thursday, April 26th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised KEYW from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 16th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. KEYW currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $9.86.

KEYW Profile

The KeyW Holding Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering and technology solutions to support the collection, processing, analysis, and dissemination of information across the spectrum of the intelligence, cyber, and counterterrorism communities in the United States. The company's solutions are designed to meet the critical needs of agile intelligence and U.S.

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