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

+0.11 (+0.72 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.44
50-Day Range
MA: $17.02
52-Week Range
Now: $15.44
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.89 billion
P/E Ratio171.57
Dividend YieldN/A
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: 3.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Guided missiles & space vehicles & parts
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KTOS



Sales & Book Value

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


Net Income$12.50 million


Market Cap$1.89 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)

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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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KTOS shares have decreased by 1.2% and is now trading at $15.44. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the last year. There are currently 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The aerospace company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.07. The aerospace company had revenue of $168.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $164.28 million. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions had a return on equity of 4.24% and a net margin of 1.27%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.11 EPS. 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 earnings per share 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?

9 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' stock. 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 44.9% 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?

Media stories about KTOS stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news 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 daily sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the aerospace company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about 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 June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 6,440,000 shares, a drop of 6.9% from the June 15th total of 6,920,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,110,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.8 days. Currently, 6.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' Current Options Chain.

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."

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 $15.44.

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

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has a market capitalization of $1.89 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 7/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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