Headlines about ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ManTech International Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.8870928259356 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

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MANT has been the subject of a number of research reports. BidaskClub lowered shares of ManTech International Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Maxim Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $44.00 target price on shares of ManTech International Corporation in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $38.00 target price on shares of ManTech International Corporation in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of ManTech International Corporation in a report on Monday, May 15th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of ManTech International Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, May 6th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $40.67.

Shares of ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) traded down 1.74% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $39.02. 169,939 shares of the company were exchanged. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $39.96 and a 200-day moving average price of $38.07. ManTech International Corporation has a 52-week low of $33.50 and a 52-week high of $45.52. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.52 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.72 and a beta of 0.94.

ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. The technology company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $413.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $418.60 million. ManTech International Corporation had a return on equity of 4.73% and a net margin of 3.59%. The business’s revenue was up 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.39 EPS. On average, analysts forecast that ManTech International Corporation will post $1.52 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently declared a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 7th. ManTech International Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 27.63%.

In other news, Director Richard L. Armitage sold 3,000 shares of ManTech International Corporation stock in a transaction on Friday, June 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.01, for a total transaction of $120,030.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 4,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $160,040. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, insider Daniel J. Keefe sold 9,989 shares of ManTech International Corporation stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.66, for a total value of $386,174.74. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 9,989 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $386,174.74. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 15,500 shares of company stock valued at $603,431 in the last ninety days. Corporate insiders own 22.28% of the company’s stock.

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ManTech International Corporation Company Profile

ManTech International Corporation provides technologies and solutions for national security programs for the intelligence community; the departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Health and Human Services, Veteran Affairs and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the space community, and other the United States Government customers.

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