Key Technology Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:KTEC)

$20.06 -0.76 (-3.65 %)
(As of 12/18/2017 12:58 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.82
Today's Range$19.02 - $21.61
52-Week Range$11.08 - $21.61
Volume29,100 shs
Average Volume12,781 shs
Market Capitalization$129.97 million
P/E Ratio32.35
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.02

About Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)

Key Technology logoKey Technology, Inc. is a supplier of process automation solutions to the food processing industry and other industries, such as tobacco and pharmaceuticals. The Company designs, manufactures, sells and services automation equipment that processes product streams of discrete pieces. These systems integrate electro-optical automated inspection and digital sorting systems with other processing systems that include specialized conveying and preparation equipment. The Company provides parts and service for each of its product lines to customers around the world. Its automated inspection systems are used in various applications to detect and remove defects and foreign material from the product stream. It offers conveying and processing equipment, which are utilized throughout various industries to move and process product within a production plant. Its Integrated Solutions Group (ISG) provides integrated whole-line solutions. It has an installed base of inspection and processing systems.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Machinery
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNASDAQ:KTEC
CUSIPN/A
Phone509-529-2161

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.06%
Quick Ratio1.05%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio32.35
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$139.91 million
Price / Sales0.93
Cash Flow$1.25 per share
Price / Cash16.08
Book Value$9.84 per share
Price / Book2.04

Profitability

Trailing EPS$0.62
Net Income$4.03 million
Net Margins2.88%
Return on Equity6.20%
Return on Assets3.87%

Miscellaneous

Employees579
Outstanding Shares6,480,000

Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Key Technology's stock symbol?

Key Technology trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KTEC."

How were Key Technology's earnings last quarter?

Key Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTEC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 16th. The industrial products company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.14. The industrial products company had revenue of $40.55 million for the quarter. Key Technology had a return on equity of 6.20% and a net margin of 2.88%. View Key Technology's Earnings History.

When will Key Technology make its next earnings announcement?

Key Technology is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Key Technology.

Who are some of Key Technology's key competitors?

Who are Key Technology's key executives?

Key Technology's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles H. Stonecipher, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • John J. Ehren, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 55)
  • Jeffrey T. Siegal CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President (Age 52)
  • Stephen M. Pellegrino, Senior Vice President - Global Sales (Age 56)
  • Louis C. Vintro Ph.D., Senior Vice President - New Products and Business Development (Age 55)
  • Robert M. Averick, Director (Age 47)
  • Richard Lawrence, Independent Director (Age 63)
  • John E. Pelo, Independent Director (Age 59)
  • Michael L. Shannon, Independent Director (Age 65)
  • Donald Arthur Washburn, Independent Director (Age 73)

Who owns Key Technology stock?

Key Technology's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.48%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (3.43%), Algert Global LLC (0.21%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.20%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Key Technology.

Who sold Key Technology stock? Who is selling Key Technology stock?

Key Technology's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Key Technology.

Who bought Key Technology stock? Who is buying Key Technology stock?

Key Technology's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Algert Global LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Macquarie Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Key Technology.

How do I buy Key Technology stock?

Shares of Key Technology can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Key Technology's stock price today?

One share of Key Technology stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.06.

How big of a company is Key Technology?

Key Technology has a market capitalization of $129.97 million and generates $139.91 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $4.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.62 on an earnings per share basis. Key Technology employs 579 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Key Technology?

Key Technology's mailing address is 150 AVERY ST, WALLA WALLA WA, 99362. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 509-529-2161 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Key Technology (KTEC)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  33 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  59 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  92
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Analyst Ratings

Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)

Key Technology (NASDAQ KTEC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/24/2018$0.07N/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2017Q4 2017$0.04$0.18$40.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q1 2017($0.14)$0.00$27.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q4 2016$0.17$0.08$120.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q3$0.11$0.16$36.21 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q2($0.23)($0.09)$28.51 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q1($0.28)($0.27)$24.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q415$0.01($0.24)$30.40 million$30.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q315($0.11)$0.05$21.58 million$30.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q114($0.20)($0.31)$24.50 million$21.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q413($0.31)($0.29)$22.50 million$20.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q4 2014($0.09)($0.01)$32.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q313($0.12)($0.32)$31.10 million$31.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q213$0.10$0.05$31.25 million$31.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q4($0.16)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q4$0.10$0.21ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q3 2013$0.19$0.23$36.30 million$39.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Dividend History for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)


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Insider Trades

Key Technology (NASDAQ KTEC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 29.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 47.15%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)

Key Technology (NASDAQ KTEC) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/29/2016Perlus Microcap Fund L.P PvamMajor ShareholderBuy300$8.60$2,580.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Perlus Microcap Fund L.P PvamMajor ShareholderBuy1,336$8.05$10,754.80View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Perlus Microcap Fund L.P PvamMajor ShareholderBuy3,700$7.93$29,341.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2016Perlus Microcap Fund L.P PvamMajor ShareholderBuy8,171$7.40$60,465.40View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Perlus Microcap Fund L.P PvamMajor ShareholderBuy8,348$7.00$58,436.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Perlus Microcap Fund L.P PvamMajor ShareholderBuy4,642$7.00$32,494.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy5,379$10.33$55,565.07View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy113,500$10.50$1,191,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy11,996$11.81$141,672.76View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy6,000$12.93$77,580.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy7,500$13.00$97,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy8,229$13.08$107,635.32View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy2,202$13.00$28,626.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy2,842$13.00$36,946.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy2,200$12.85$28,270.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy5,272$13.02$68,641.44View SEC Filing  
4/14/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy3,436$13.02$44,736.72View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy11,401$13.00$148,213.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Michael L NicholsVPSell1,000$12.52$12,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy5,500$12.35$67,925.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy16,561$12.34$204,362.74View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy12,357$12.00$148,284.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2014Leslie Schreyermajor shareholderBuy1,180$13.25$15,635.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Charles StonecipherDirectorBuy1,268$12.71$16,116.28View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Charles StonecipherDirectorBuy1,164$12.51$14,561.64View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Charles StonecipherDirectorBuy1,568$12.36$19,380.48View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013John E PeloDirectorSell5,000$14.27$71,350.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Key Technology (NASDAQ KTEC) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Key Technology, Inc. :KTEC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 12, 2017Key Technology, Inc. :KTEC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 5:50 PM
ETFs with exposure to Key Technology, Inc. : December 12, 2017ETFs with exposure to Key Technology, Inc. : December 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 5:50 PM
Key Technology Inc (KTEC) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on September 30, 2017Key Technology Inc (KTEC) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on September 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 5:16 PM
Key Technology, Inc.: Weaker fundamentals, but share price looking strongKey Technology, Inc.: Weaker fundamentals, but share price looking strong
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 2:11 AM
Key Technology, Inc. (KTEC) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.14 EPSKey Technology, Inc. (KTEC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.14 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 8:21 PM
Is Key Technology Inc’s (KTEC) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?Is Key Technology Inc’s (KTEC) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 11:56 AM
Key Technology, Inc. to Host Earnings CallKey Technology, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 11:56 AM
Key Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 Financial ResultsKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 11:56 AM
Edited Transcript of KTEC earnings conference call or presentation 16-Nov-17 10:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of KTEC earnings conference call or presentation 16-Nov-17 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 11:55 AM
Key Technology, Inc. (KTEC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on ThursdayKey Technology, Inc. (KTEC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 1:08 AM
Critical Analysis: Key Technology (KTEC) & Albany International Corporation (AIN)Critical Analysis: Key Technology (KTEC) & Albany International Corporation (AIN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 11:11 AM
Head-To-Head Review: Key Technology (KTEC) & Its CompetitorsHead-To-Head Review: Key Technology (KTEC) & Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 29 at 1:08 AM
Financial Contrast: Key Technology (KTEC) versus Its RivalsFinancial Contrast: Key Technology (KTEC) versus Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 7:58 AM
Key Technology (KTEC) & The Competition Head-To-Head ReviewKey Technology (KTEC) & The Competition Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 10:44 AM
Key Technology (KTEC) & Its Rivals Critical ReviewKey Technology (KTEC) & Its Rivals Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 10:58 AM
Comparing Key Technology (KTEC) and The CompetitionComparing Key Technology (KTEC) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 8:20 AM
Key Technology (KTEC) & Its Peers Head-To-Head ReviewKey Technology (KTEC) & Its Peers Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 21 at 2:12 PM
John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT) & Key Technology (KTEC) Critical AnalysisJohn Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT) & Key Technology (KTEC) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 4:08 AM
Head to Head Survey: Key Technology (KTEC) and Its RivalsHead to Head Survey: Key Technology (KTEC) and Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 6:30 AM
Financial Review: Key Technology (KTEC) & Kadant (KAI)Financial Review: Key Technology (KTEC) & Kadant (KAI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 16 at 10:30 AM
Analyzing Key Technology (KTEC) and Manitex International (MNTX)Analyzing Key Technology (KTEC) and Manitex International (MNTX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 16 at 2:11 AM
Reviewing Key Technology (KTEC) and Its RivalsReviewing Key Technology (KTEC) and Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 12:14 PM
Key Technology (KTEC) versus Its Peers Critical ComparisonKey Technology (KTEC) versus Its Peers Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 6:08 PM
Key Technology (KTEC) & Its Peers Financial ComparisonKey Technology (KTEC) & Its Peers Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 8:14 PM
Analyzing Key Technology (KTEC) and Its CompetitorsAnalyzing Key Technology (KTEC) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 6:18 PM
Critical Comparison: Key Technology (KTEC) vs. Energy Recovery (ERII)Critical Comparison: Key Technology (KTEC) vs. Energy Recovery (ERII)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 2:30 PM
Comparing Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (AIMC) and Key Technology (KTEC)Comparing Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (AIMC) and Key Technology (KTEC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 4:22 AM
Head-To-Head Analysis: Key Technology (KTEC) & Amtech Systems (ASYS)Head-To-Head Analysis: Key Technology (KTEC) & Amtech Systems (ASYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 12:30 PM
Contrasting Key Technology (KTEC) and Standex International Corporation (SXI)Contrasting Key Technology (KTEC) and Standex International Corporation (SXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 8:08 PM
Contrasting Key Technology (KTEC) & Tennant (TNC)Contrasting Key Technology (KTEC) & Tennant (TNC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 12:52 PM
EnPro Industries (NPO) versus Key Technology (KTEC) Head-To-Head ReviewEnPro Industries (NPO) versus Key Technology (KTEC) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 6:28 PM
Financial Survey: Lydall (LDL) vs. Key Technology (KTEC)Financial Survey: Lydall (LDL) vs. Key Technology (KTEC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 8:06 AM
Key Technology, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?Key Technology, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 2:05 AM
Edited Transcript of KTEC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 9:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of KTEC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 1:46 AM
Reviewing Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) and Lydall (LDL)Reviewing Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) and Lydall (LDL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 8:10 AM
Key Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Financial ResultsKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 1:50 AM
Key Technology (KTEC) vs. Lydall (LDL) Critical SurveyKey Technology (KTEC) vs. Lydall (LDL) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:31 PM
Key Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Conference CallKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 12:49 PM
Key Technology reports 2Q lossKey Technology reports 2Q loss
marketbeat.com - April 27 at 7:21 PM
KEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security HoldersKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - February 10 at 7:00 PM
Q1 2017 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market CloseQ1 2017 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 1:00 AM
KEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and ExhibiKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 1:00 AM
Key Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial ResultsKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
www.nasdaq.com - January 26 at 7:58 PM
ETFs with exposure to Key Technology, Inc. : December 16, 2016ETFs with exposure to Key Technology, Inc. : December 16, 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 16 at 6:49 PM
KEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual ReportKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - December 9 at 6:18 PM
North America Wearable Electronics Market (2016-2022) - Key Vendors are Apple, Samsung & Lenovo - Research and MarketsNorth America Wearable Electronics Market (2016-2022) - Key Vendors are Apple, Samsung & Lenovo - Research and Markets
www.businesswire.com - December 8 at 6:47 PM
Q4 2016 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market CloseQ4 2016 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - November 17 at 9:25 AM
Q3 2016 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market CloseQ3 2016 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - July 28 at 7:07 AM

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