Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on shares of The KEYW (NASDAQ:KEYW) in a research note issued on Tuesday, November 21st, Marketbeat reports. The brokerage set a “hold” rating and a $6.00 price target on the software maker’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price target would indicate a potential upside of 18.58% from the company’s current price.
Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub lowered The KEYW from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 24th. Maxim Group set a $13.00 price objective on shares of The KEYW and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of The KEYW from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th. Drexel Hamilton raised shares of The KEYW from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Finally, Noble Financial reissued a “hold” rating on shares of The KEYW in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The KEYW presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $9.20.
The KEYW (NASDAQ KEYW) traded down $0.02 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $5.06. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 241,358 shares, compared to its average volume of 422,502. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.88, a quick ratio of 1.25 and a current ratio of 1.48. The KEYW has a one year low of $4.94 and a one year high of $13.57.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of KEYW. Concourse Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of The KEYW in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $109,000. Greenwood Capital Associates LLC lifted its stake in The KEYW by 1.8% during the second quarter. Greenwood Capital Associates LLC now owns 12,260 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $115,000 after purchasing an additional 214 shares during the last quarter. Paloma Partners Management Co acquired a new stake in The KEYW during the first quarter valued at approximately $132,000. Zacks Investment Management acquired a new stake in The KEYW during the second quarter valued at approximately $138,000. Finally, Sei Investments Co. lifted its stake in The KEYW by 0.8% during the second quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 15,215 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $142,000 after purchasing an additional 128 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 96.30% of the company’s stock.
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About The KEYW
The KeyW Holding Corporation is a holding company. The Company is a provider of engineering and technology solutions to support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of the Intelligence, cyber and counterterrorism communities missions. It operates through Government Solutions segment.
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