NASDAQ:KTOS - Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$11.42 -0.11 (-0.95 %)
(As of 06/18/2018 12:41 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.53
Today's Range$11.41 - $11.54
52-Week Range$8.90 - $13.93
Volume219,980 shs
Average Volume989,156 shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio285.50
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.87

About Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS)

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions logoKratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. provides mission critical products, solutions, and services in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Kratos Government Solutions, Unmanned Systems, and Public Safety & Security. The Kratos Government Solutions segment offers microwave electronic products, satellite communications, training systems, modular systems, and defense and rocket support services. The Unmanned Systems segment provides unmanned aerial systems, and unmanned ground and seaborne systems. The Public Safety & Security segment designs, engineers, deploys, operates, integrates, maintains, and operates security and surveillance solutions for homeland security, public safety, critical infrastructure, government, and commercial customers. The company serves national security related agencies, the department of defense, intelligence agencies, and classified agencies, as well as international government agencies and domestic and international commercial customers. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Guided missiles & space vehicles & parts
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
SectorAerospace
SymbolNASDAQ:KTOS
CUSIP50077B20
Phone858-812-7300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.57
Current Ratio2.61
Quick Ratio2.34

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio285.50
Forward P/E Ratio95.17
P/E Growth12.55

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$751.90 million
Price / Sales1.57
Cash Flow$0.5004 per share
Price / Cash22.82
Book Value$4.95 per share
Price / Book2.31

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.04
Net Income$-42,700,000.00
Net Margins-4.80%
Return on Equity2.21%
Return on Assets1.02%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,900
Outstanding Shares103,510,000

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock symbol?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KTOS."

How were Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The aerospace company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.04. The aerospace company had revenue of $143 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $145.26 million. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions had a positive return on equity of 2.21% and a negative net margin of 4.80%. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.01) earnings per share. View Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' Earnings History.

When is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' next earnings date?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

What price target have analysts set for KTOS?

9 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $10.50 to $16.00. On average, they expect Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock price to reach $13.5556 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

Are investors shorting Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions saw a drop in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 12,556,761 shares, a drop of 12.1% from the April 30th total of 14,287,947 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,537,308 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.2 days. Approximately 14.3% of the company's stock are sold short.

Who are some of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' key competitors?

Who are Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' key executives?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Eric M. DeMarco, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres & Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Deanna Hom Lund, Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Philip Carrai, Pres of Technology & Training Solutions Division (Age 56)
  • Mr. Yonah Adelman, Pres of Microwave Electronics Division (Age 67)
  • Ms. Maria Cervantes De Burgreen, Principal Accounting Officer, VP and Corp. Controller (Age 43)

Has Kratos Defense & Security Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about KTOS stock have trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions earned a coverage optimism score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the aerospace company an impact score of 47.13 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' major shareholders?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.53%), Millennium Management LLC (3.23%), Rovida Advisors Inc. (1.39%), Managed Asset Portfolios LLC (1.18%) and Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (1.16%). Company insiders that own Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock include Amy Zegart, Bandel L Carano, Deanna H Lund, Eric M Demarco, Phillip D Carrai, Scot B Jarvis, Steven S Fendley and William A Hoglund. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

Which major investors are selling Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock?

KTOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Osterweis Capital Management Inc., Cortina Asset Management LLC, Glacier Peak Capital LLC, Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Bard Associates Inc., Teacher Retirement System of Texas and Legal & General Group Plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

Which major investors are buying Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock?

KTOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Millennium Management LLC, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Rovida Advisors Inc., Granite Investment Partners LLC, Polar Asset Management Partners Inc. and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock in the last two years include Amy Zegart, Bandel L Carano, Deanna H Lund, Eric M Demarco, Phillip D Carrai, Scot B Jarvis, Steven S Fendley and William A Hoglund. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

How do I buy shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

Shares of KTOS 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 Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock price today?

One share of KTOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.42.

How big of a company is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion and generates $751.90 million in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $-42,700,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.04 on an earnings per share basis. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions employs 2,900 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' mailing address is 4820 EASTGATE MALL SUITE 200, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 858-812-7300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  389 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  336 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  725
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kratos Defense & Security Solutions and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KTOS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KTOS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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