Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC Sells 550,000 Shares of KEYW Holding Corp. (KEYW)

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC reduced its position in KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW) by 76.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 169,531 shares of the software maker’s stock after selling 550,000 shares during the quarter. Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC owned 0.34% of KEYW worth $1,134,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of KEYW. Allianz Asset Management GmbH purchased a new stake in KEYW in the 3rd quarter worth about $181,000. Raymond James & Associates purchased a new stake in KEYW in the 4th quarter worth about $230,000. Tibra Equities Europe Ltd purchased a new stake in KEYW in the 4th quarter worth about $241,000. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in KEYW by 55.2% in the 3rd quarter. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC now owns 36,228 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $314,000 after purchasing an additional 12,886 shares during the period. Finally, NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan raised its position in KEYW by 16.0% in the 4th quarter. NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan now owns 58,000 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $388,000 after purchasing an additional 8,000 shares during the period.

Shares of KEYW stock opened at $7.95 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.92, a quick ratio of 1.42 and a current ratio of 1.72. The stock has a market capitalization of $415.82 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -44.17 and a beta of 1.28. KEYW Holding Corp. has a one year low of $6.12 and a one year high of $10.06.

KEYW (NASDAQ:KEYW) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, March 12th. The software maker reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.01 by ($0.03). The company had revenue of $126.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $128.10 million. KEYW had a negative return on equity of 2.92% and a negative net margin of 4.34%. The business’s quarterly revenue was down .5% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that KEYW Holding Corp. will post 0.12 EPS for the current fiscal year.

KEYW has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet raised shares of KEYW from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Monday, November 26th. BidaskClub lowered shares of KEYW from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 18th. ValuEngine lowered shares of KEYW from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 21st. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of KEYW from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 9th. Finally, Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $10.50 price objective on shares of KEYW in a research report on Monday, January 21st. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $9.63.

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About KEYW

The KeyW Holding Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering and technology solutions to support the collection, processing, analysis, and dissemination of information across the spectrum of the intelligence, cyber, and counterterrorism communities in the United States. The company's solutions are designed to meet the critical needs of agile intelligence and U.S.

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