Napco Security Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NSSC) gapped up before the market opened on Monday . The stock had previously closed at $6.92, but opened at $6.96. Napco Security Technologies shares last traded at $7.04, with a volume of 161,922 shares.

Several research firms have recently commented on NSSC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Napco Security Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 6th. B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating and set a $5.50 price target on shares of Napco Security Technologies in a research note on Tuesday, May 10th.

The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $6.59 and a 200 day moving average price of $6.04. The firm has a market cap of $137.14 million and a PE ratio of 25.00.

Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May 9th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $19.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.24 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.02 EPS. On average, equities research analysts expect that Napco Security Technologies Inc. will post $0.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of large investors have modified their holdings of the stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its stake in shares of Napco Security Technologies by 23.1% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 172,755 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,019,000 after buying an additional 32,405 shares during the period. Teton Advisors Inc. raised its stake in shares of Napco Security Technologies by 17.2% in the fourth quarter. Teton Advisors Inc. now owns 207,211 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,223,000 after buying an additional 30,400 shares during the period. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Napco Security Technologies by 1.0% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 908,978 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,363,000 after buying an additional 8,896 shares during the period.

Napco Security Technologies, Inc (NAPCO) is a diversified manufacturer of security products, including access control systems, door-locking products, intrusion and fire alarm systems and video surveillance products. The Company’s products are used for commercial, residential, institutional, industrial and governmental applications, and are sold worldwide principally to independent distributors, dealers and installers of security equipment.

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