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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Stock Forecast, Price & News

$27.50
-1.01 (-3.54 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$26.23
Now: $27.50
$28.31
50-Day Range
$26.36
MA: $29.51
$33.24
52-Week Range
$5.00
Now: $27.50
$34.11
Volume2.65 million shs
Average Volume1.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.40 billion
P/E Ratio687.67
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.09
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. provides mission critical products, solutions, and services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Kratos Government Solutions and Unmanned Systems. The Kratos Government Solutions segment offers microwave electronic products; space, training, and cybersecurity products; C5ISR/modular systems; turbine technologies; and defense and rocket support services. It is also involved in engineering, developing, and testing of gas turbines, propulsion components, engines, and other systems for military and commercial applications, as well as focuses on development and production of jet engines for tactical weapon systems and jet unmanned aerial systems. The Unmanned Systems segment provides unmanned aerial systems, and unmanned ground and seaborne systems. The company serves the Department of Defense, intelligence agencies, and other national and homeland security related agencies; local, state, and foreign governments; 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KTOS
CUSIP50077B20
Phone858-812-7300
Employees3,000
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$717.50 million
Cash Flow$0.60 per share
Book Value$5.40 per share

Profitability

Net Income$12.50 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$3.40 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.66 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

14th out of 75 stocks

Guided Missiles & Space Vehicles & Parts Industry

2nd out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$27.50
-1.01 (-3.54 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions a buy right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in KTOS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' next earnings date?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The aerospace company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.05. The aerospace company earned $202 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $199.50 million. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.99% and a net margin of 0.62%. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions's revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.09 EPS.
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How has Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock was trading at $15.62 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KTOS shares have increased by 76.1% and is now trading at $27.50.
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What guidance has Kratos Defense & Security Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions updated its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $185-195 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $189.25 million.

What price target have analysts set for KTOS?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock price to reach $26.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%.
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Who are Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' key executives?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric M. DeMarco, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57, Pay $1.41M)
  • Ms. Deanna Hom Lund, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $756.35k)
  • Mr. Phillip Carrai, Pres of Space, Training, & Cyber Division (Age 59, Pay $691.92k)
  • Mr. Yonah Adelman, Pres of Microwave Electronics Division (Age 70, Pay $599.55k)
  • Mr. Steven S. Fendley, Pres of Unmanned Systems Division (Age 52, Pay $192.65k)
  • Ms. Maria Cervantes de Burgreen, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 46)
  • Mr. Kevin Walden, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Marie C. Mendoza, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 48)
  • Mr. Benjamin Goodwin, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Gov. Affairs (Age 81)
  • Mr. David Carter, Pres of Defense & Rocket Support Services Division (Age 63)

What is Eric M. DeMarco's approval rating as Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' CEO?

69 employees have rated Kratos Defense & Security Solutions CEO Eric M. DeMarco on Glassdoor.com. Eric M. DeMarco has an approval rating of 73% among Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' employees.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kratos Defense & Security Solutions investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Applied Materials (AMAT), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), OPKO Health (OPK) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

What is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock symbol?

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

Who are Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' major shareholders?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.75%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.39%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.62%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (2.60%), Emerald Advisers LLC (1.52%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.46%). Company insiders that own Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock include Amy Zegart, Bandel L Carano, Benjamin M Goodwin, David M Carter, De Burgreen Maria Cervantes, Deanna H Lund, Eric M Demarco, Jane Elizabeth Judd, Jonah Adelman, Marie Mendoza, Phillip D Carrai, Scot B Jarvis, Stacey G Rock, Steven S Fendley and Thomas E Iv Mills.
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Which institutional investors are selling Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock?

KTOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Emerald Advisers LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Kratos Defense & Security Solutions company stock in the last year include Benjamin M Goodwin, Deanna H Lund, Eric M Demarco, Jane Elizabeth Judd, Jonah Adelman, Phillip D Carrai, Stacey G Rock, and Thomas E Iv Mills.
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Which institutional investors are buying Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock?

KTOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Washington Harbour Partners LP, Sandbar Asset Management LLP, BlackRock Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have bought Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock in the last two years include De Burgreen Maria Cervantes, and Scot B Jarvis.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock price today?

One share of KTOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.50.

How much money does Kratos Defense & Security Solutions make?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has a market capitalization of $3.40 billion and generates $717.50 million in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $12.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.26 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Kratos Defense & Security Solutions have?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

What is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' official website?

The official website for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions is www.kratosdefense.com.

Where are Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' headquarters?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions is headquartered at 10680 TREENA STREET SUITE 600, SAN DIEGO CA, 92131.

How can I contact Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' mailing address is 10680 TREENA STREET SUITE 600, SAN DIEGO CA, 92131. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 858-812-7300 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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