Shares of NV5 Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:NVEE) fell 4.2% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $32.60 and last traded at $32.66, with a volume of 132,251 shares. The stock had previously closed at $34.09.

A number of brokerages recently issued reports on NVEE. Zacks Investment Research cut NV5 Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Seaport Global Securities reissued an “accumulate” rating on shares of NV5 Holdings in a report on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Singular Research initiated coverage on NV5 Holdings in a report on Friday, July 22nd. They set a “buy” rating and a $39.00 price objective on the stock.

The firm has a market cap of $333.93 million and a PE ratio of 25.21. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $32.13 and its 200-day moving average is $26.95.

NV5 Holdings (NASDAQ:NVEE) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.02. The business earned $57.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $58.90 million. Equities analysts forecast that NV5 Holdings Inc. will post $1.67 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, CFO Michael P. Rama sold 1,046 shares of NV5 Holdings stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $35.22, for a total value of $36,840.12. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 29,486 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,038,496.92. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, VP Richard Tong sold 2,434 shares of NV5 Holdings stock in a transaction on Monday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $35.28, for a total value of $85,871.52. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 37,219 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,313,086.32. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in NV5 Holdings stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in NV5 Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:NVEE) by 27.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 89,587 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 19,426 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 1.10% of NV5 Holdings worth $1,969,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

NV5 Global, Inc, formerly NV5 Holdings, Inc, is a holding company. The Company provides professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients. The Company’s operations are organized into three segments: infrastructure, engineering and support services (INF), construction quality assurance (CQA) and program management services (PM).

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