Shares of Napco Security Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NSSC) saw an uptick in trading volume on Monday . 74,136 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 4% from the previous session’s volume of 77,112 shares.The stock last traded at $7.45 and had previously closed at $7.47.

A number of research firms have recently issued reports on NSSC. B. Riley reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $5.50 price target on shares of Napco Security Technologies in a research report on Thursday, May 5th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Napco Security Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 12th.

The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $6.68 and a 200-day moving average price of $6.09. The stock has a market cap of $140.52 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.62.

Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) last posted its earnings results on Monday, May 9th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.02 earnings per share. The firm earned $19.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $19.24 million. On average, analysts forecast that Napco Security Technologies Inc. will post $0.31 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Napco Security Technologies stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of Napco Security Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NSSC) by 1.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 908,978 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 8,896 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 4.83% of Napco Security Technologies worth $5,363,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

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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