KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW) – William Blair issued their Q1 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for KEYW in a research note issued on Tuesday, March 12th. William Blair analyst L. Dipalma forecasts that the software maker will post earnings of ($0.07) per share for the quarter. William Blair also issued estimates for KEYW’s Q2 2019 earnings at ($0.03) EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.00 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $0.06 EPS, FY2019 earnings at ($0.03) EPS and FY2020 earnings at $0.10 EPS.

KEYW (NASDAQ:KEYW) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March 12th. The software maker reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.01 by ($0.03). The firm had revenue of $126.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $128.10 million. KEYW had a negative net margin of 4.34% and a negative return on equity of 2.92%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down .5% compared to the same quarter last year.

KEYW has been the topic of a number of other reports. Noble Financial restated a “buy” rating and issued a $10.50 price target on shares of KEYW in a report on Monday, January 28th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of KEYW from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 9th. BidaskClub cut shares of KEYW from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, December 27th. Seaport Global Securities restated a “neutral” rating on shares of KEYW in a report on Tuesday, March 12th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded shares of KEYW from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a report on Monday, November 26th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $9.38.

NASDAQ KEYW opened at $7.61 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.72, a quick ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.92. The stock has a market capitalization of $380.29 million, a PE ratio of -42.28 and a beta of 1.28. KEYW has a 12 month low of $6.12 and a 12 month high of $10.06.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans increased its holdings in KEYW by 327.7% in the 3rd quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 1,769,559 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $15,324,000 after buying an additional 1,355,840 shares during the period. Royce & Associates LP increased its holdings in KEYW by 26.5% in the 3rd quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 2,151,702 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $18,634,000 after buying an additional 450,209 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its holdings in KEYW by 17.3% in the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,279,614 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $19,742,000 after buying an additional 336,459 shares during the period. Millennium Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of KEYW during the 4th quarter worth approximately $1,140,000. Finally, Citigroup Inc. grew its stake in shares of KEYW by 837.8% during the 4th quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 172,967 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $1,157,000 after purchasing an additional 154,524 shares during the period.

About KEYW

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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