HighTower Advisors LLC held its stake in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 101,252 shares of the software maker’s stock at the end of the first quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC owned 0.21% of The KEYW Holding Corporation worth $956,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Greenwood Capital Associates LLC acquired a new position in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation during the first quarter worth $114,000. Paloma Partners Management Co acquired a new position in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation during the first quarter worth $132,000. US Bancorp DE increased its position in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 183.3% in the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 14,868 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 9,620 shares in the last quarter. Sei Investments Co. increased its position in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 8.2% in the first quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 15,087 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $143,000 after buying an additional 1,138 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. purchased a new position in The KEYW Holding Corporation during the first quarter worth approximately $165,000. 97.34% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ KEYW) traded up 1.60% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $8.89. The stock had a trading volume of 143,180 shares. The KEYW Holding Corporation has a 1-year low of $8.07 and a 1-year high of $13.57. The company’s market capitalization is $440.12 million. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $9.08 and its 200 day moving average price is $9.49.

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A number of equities analysts recently commented on KEYW shares. Zacks Investment Research raised The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. Maxim Group raised The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 4th. Noble Financial reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation in a research report on Monday, May 15th. ValuEngine cut The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 6th. Finally, BidaskClub cut The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $12.00.

In other news, Director Mark W. Sopp purchased 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 11th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $8.29 per share, with a total value of $165,800.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 49,346 shares in the company, valued at approximately $409,078.34. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Insiders own 4.62% of the company’s stock.

The KEYW Holding Corporation Company Profile

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)

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