Key Technology Company Profile (NASDAQ:KTEC)

About Key Technology

Key Technology logoKey Technology, Inc. is a producer of vegetable processing equipment. The Company 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 process automation systems that process product streams of discrete pieces. These systems integrate electro-optical automated inspection and sorting systems with process systems that include specialized conveying and preparation equipment. The Company provides parts and service for each of its product lines to customers throughout the world. The Company's products are automated inspection systems and process systems. The Company's automated inspection systems are used in a range of applications to detect and remove defects in foreign material from the product stream and help processors improve quality and increase the value of their end product.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: KTEC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.03
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.57
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -40.00
  • Market Cap: $76.89M
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,402,000
  • Beta: 1.21
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
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Earnings History for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/28/2016Q3$0.11$0.16ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q2($0.23)($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q1($0.28)($0.27)ViewListenView 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
11/13/2014($0.09)($0.01)ViewN/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)


Earnings Estimates for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
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Dividend History for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
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)


Latest Headlines for Key Technology (NASDAQ:KTEC)
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News IconKey Technology Introduces VERYX Belt-Fed Digital Sorters (NASDAQ:KTEC) - August 10 at 6:15 PM logoKey Technology Introduces VERYX® Belt-Fed Digital Sorters (NASDAQ:KTEC) - August 10 at 6:15 PM logoEdited Transcript of KTEC earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-16 9:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:KTEC) - July 30 at 11:34 PM logoKey Technology Inc.: Key Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results (NASDAQ:KTEC) - July 30 at 5:24 PM logoKey Technology posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:KTEC) - July 28 at 6:32 PM logoKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results (NASDAQ:KTEC) - July 28 at 4:38 PM logoQ3 2016 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:KTEC) - July 28 at 7:07 AM logoKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Conference Call (NASDAQ:KTEC) - July 18 at 10:00 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Key Technology, Inc. : June 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:KTEC) - June 24 at 5:37 PM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:KTEC) - June 22 at 11:33 AM logoKey Technology Appoints Robert M. Averick to Board of Directors (NASDAQ:KTEC) - June 22 at 11:29 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Key Technology, Inc. : June 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:KTEC) - June 8 at 2:22 PM logoKey Technology Showcases Next-Generation VERYX™ Digital Sorters at INC World Nut & Dried Fruit Congress (NASDAQ:KTEC) - May 19 at 12:42 PM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:KTEC) - February 5 at 1:31 PM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NASDAQ:KTEC) - February 4 at 2:51 PM logoKey Technology, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:KTEC) - February 2 at 10:37 AM logoKey Technology reports 1Q loss (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 28 at 5:15 PM logoKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Results (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 28 at 4:55 PM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 28 at 4:34 PM logoKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Financial Results (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 28 at 4:10 PM logoQ1 2016 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - 4:10 pm ET (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 28 at 7:07 AM logoKey Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Conference Call (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 11 at 10:38 AM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Costs Associated with Exit or Disposal Activities, Other Events (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 7 at 4:18 PM logoKey Technology to Present at Needham Growth Stock Conference (NASDAQ:KTEC) - January 5 at 10:50 AM logoKey Technology, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:KTEC) - December 18 at 9:59 AM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Financials (NASDAQ:KTEC) - December 17 at 1:04 PM logoKEY TECHNOLOGY INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:KTEC) - December 11 at 3:36 PM logoKey Technology Launches Website in Spanish (NASDAQ:KTEC) - December 10 at 12:46 PM logoQ4 2015 Key Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:KTEC) - November 13 at 7:07 AM logoEdited Transcript of KTEC earnings conference call or presentation 12-Nov-15 10:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:KTEC) - November 12 at 10:20 PM logoKey Technology reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:KTEC) - November 12 at 5:41 PM


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