Capital Research Global Investors continued to hold its position in The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,286,400 shares of the software maker’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Capital Research Global Investors owned 6.60% of The KEYW Holding Corporation worth $30,728,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of KEYW. FMR LLC boosted its holdings in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 20.8% during the first quarter. FMR LLC now owns 7,424,468 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $70,087,000 after purchasing an additional 1,280,376 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 27.7% during the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 1,776,776 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $16,772,000 after purchasing an additional 385,099 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp boosted its holdings in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 58.9% during the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 815,687 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $7,627,000 after purchasing an additional 302,454 shares during the period. Bamco Inc. NY boosted its holdings in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 105.3% during the second quarter. Bamco Inc. NY now owns 468,000 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $4,376,000 after purchasing an additional 240,000 shares during the period. Finally, Royce & Associates LP boosted its holdings in shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation by 31.7% during the first quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 986,430 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $9,312,000 after purchasing an additional 237,330 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 96.51% of the company’s stock.

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A number of analysts have recently weighed in on KEYW shares. Maxim Group set a $13.00 target price on shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Drexel Hamilton raised shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price target for the company in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Noble Financial reissued a “hold” rating on shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The KEYW Holding Corporation has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $11.75.

The KEYW Holding Corporation (KEYW) opened at 7.74 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $7.40 and a 200-day moving average of $8.63. The KEYW Holding Corporation has a 1-year low of $6.18 and a 1-year high of $13.57. The company’s market capitalization is $379.51 million.

The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. The software maker reported ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $124.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $120.06 million. The KEYW Holding Corporation had a negative net margin of 6.39% and a negative return on equity of 1.61%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 69.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.01) EPS. Equities analysts expect that The KEYW Holding Corporation will post ($0.27) EPS for the current fiscal year.

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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