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NASDAQ:KTOSKratos Defense & Security Solutions Stock Price, Forecast & News

$18.55
+0.43 (+2.37 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$17.86
Now: $18.55
$18.68
50-Day Range
$13.93
MA: $15.44
$18.15
52-Week Range
$5.00
Now: $18.55
$25.08
Volume1.03 million shs
Average Volume755,238 shs
Market Capitalization$1.98 billion
P/E Ratio206.13
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.15
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. provides mission critical products, solutions, and services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Kratos Government Solutions and Unmanned Systems. 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. It 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.59 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$717.50 million
Cash Flow$0.62 per share
Book Value$5.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$12.50 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Market Cap$1.98 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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

How has Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock was trading at $15.62 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KTOS shares have increased by 18.8% and is now trading at $18.55. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

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

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

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

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The aerospace company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.07. The aerospace company earned $168.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $164.28 million. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions had a net margin of 1.27% and a return on equity of 4.24%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.11 earnings per share. View Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' earnings history.

What guidance has Kratos Defense & Security Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions updated its second quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $160-170 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $187.94 million.

What price target have analysts set for KTOS?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock price to reach $22.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

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

News articles about KTOS stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the aerospace company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutKratos Defense & Security Solutions.

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), Applied Materials (AMAT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Opko Health (OPK), Lockheed Martin (LMT), AT&T (T), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Micron Technology (MU) and Boeing (BA).

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 55)
  • Ms. Deanna Hom Lund, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Philip Carrai, Pres of Technology & Training Solutions Division (Age 57)
  • Mr. Yonah Adelman, Pres of Microwave Electronics Division (Age 68)
  • Ms. Maria Cervantes de Burgreen, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 44)

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.75%), State Street Corp (5.10%), Capital International Investors (2.20%), Emerald Advisers LLC (2.08%), Fred Alger Management LLC (2.01%) and Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (1.83%). 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, Marie Mendoza, Phillip D Carrai, Scot B Jarvis, Steven S Fendley and Thomas E Iv Mills. 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 Federated Hermes Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Kratos Defense & Security Solutions company stock in the last year include Amy Zegart, Bandel L Carano, Benjamin M Goodwin, David M Carter, Deanna H Lund, Eric M Demarco, Jane Elizabeth Judd, Marie Mendoza, Phillip D Carrai, Steven S Fendley, and Thomas E Iv Mills. View insider buying and selling activity for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

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

KTOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Capital International Investors, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, Emerald Advisers LLC, and Tygh Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock in the last two years include Bandel L Carano, De Burgreen Maria Cervantes, and Scot B Jarvis. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock price today?

One share of KTOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.55.

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

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has a market capitalization of $1.98 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. 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.

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 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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