Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. raised its stake in Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL) by 16.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 21,429 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,028 shares during the period. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. owned 0.06% of Engility Holdings worth $743,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans increased its stake in Engility Holdings by 6.5% in the second quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 10,622 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $302,000 after purchasing an additional 650 shares in the last quarter. Aperio Group LLC increased its stake in Engility Holdings by 3.0% in the second quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 14,363 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $408,000 after purchasing an additional 418 shares in the last quarter. FMR LLC increased its stake in Engility Holdings by 3.0% in the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 3,139,347 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $89,157,000 after purchasing an additional 91,414 shares in the last quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in Engility Holdings by 19.1% in the first quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 83,377 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $2,413,000 after purchasing an additional 13,353 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in Engility Holdings by 6.2% in the second quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,120,356 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $31,818,000 after purchasing an additional 65,803 shares in the last quarter. 91.95% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Engility Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Maxim Group reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Engility Holdings in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Cowen and Company reissued a “hold” rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of Engility Holdings in a research report on Monday, November 6th. FBR & Co reissued a “buy” rating and set a $40.00 target price on shares of Engility Holdings in a research report on Saturday, August 19th. Finally, Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Engility Holdings in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $35.67.

In other Engility Holdings news, SVP Thomas O. Miiller sold 8,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.06, for a total value of $248,480.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 14,637 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $454,625.22. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director William G. Tobin sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.82, for a total transaction of $92,460.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 6,290 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $193,857.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 0.41% of the company’s stock.

Engility Holdings, Inc. (EGL) traded down $0.15 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $27.16. 147,000 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 185,514. The company has a current ratio of 1.34, a quick ratio of 1.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.31. The company has a market capitalization of $1,000.17, a P/E ratio of 11.91 and a beta of 2.09. Engility Holdings, Inc. has a one year low of $25.70 and a one year high of $39.16.

Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The aerospace company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.54 by ($0.28). Engility Holdings had a return on equity of 11.87% and a net margin of 1.57%. The business had revenue of $487.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $496.84 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.52 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that Engility Holdings, Inc. will post 2.22 earnings per share for the current year.

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Engility Holdings Profile

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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