Vectrus Inc. (NYSE:VEC) hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $31.30 and last traded at $30.69, with a volume of 26,338 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $31.25.

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Vectrus from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 24th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Vectrus from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 13th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $25.00.

The firm has a market capitalization of $332.01 million and a PE ratio of 10.34. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $27.59 and a 200 day moving average price of $22.66.

Vectrus (NYSE:VEC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 10th. The company reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.06. The business earned $310.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $284.15 million. Vectrus’s revenue for the quarter was up 19.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.47 EPS. Equities research analysts predict that Vectrus Inc. will post $2.27 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, SVP Kelvin Coppock sold 13,758 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.38, for a total value of $335,420.04. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 13,397 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $326,618.86. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, SVP Janet Oliver sold 9,354 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.50, for a total transaction of $229,173.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 19,945 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $488,652.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in VEC. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. raised its stake in Vectrus by 493.7% in the fourth quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. now owns 54,619 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,141,000 after buying an additional 45,419 shares in the last quarter. American Century Companies Inc. raised its stake in Vectrus by 323.3% in the fourth quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 54,990 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,149,000 after buying an additional 42,000 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Vectrus by 2.1% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 144,040 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,009,000 after buying an additional 3,020 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Russell Frank Co raised its stake in Vectrus by 31.0% in the fourth quarter. Russell Frank Co now owns 415,983 shares of the company’s stock valued at $8,922,000 after buying an additional 98,414 shares in the last quarter.

Vectrus, Inc is a provider of services to the United States Government across the world. The Company offers services, including infrastructure asset management, logistics and supply chain management, and information technology and network communication. Its infrastructure asset management services support the United States Army, Air Force and Navy, and include infrastructure services, security, warehouse management and distribution, ammunition management, civil engineering, air base maintenance and operations, communications, emergency services, transportation, and life support activities at various global military installations.

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