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

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of NV5 Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 13th. Seaport Global Securities restated an “accumulate” rating on shares of NV5 Holdings in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Singular Research assumed coverage on shares of NV5 Holdings in a research note on Friday, July 22nd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $39.00 target price for the company.

The company has a market capitalization of $334.35 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.24. The company has a 50 day moving average of $32.28 and a 200-day moving average of $27.09.

NV5 Holdings (NASDAQ:NVEE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.02. The company earned $57.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $58.90 million. Analysts predict that NV5 Holdings Inc. will post $1.67 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In related news, VP Richard Tong sold 3,566 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.08, for a total transaction of $121,529.28. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 40,219 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,370,663.52. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, CFO Michael P. Rama sold 1,046 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $35.22, for a total transaction of $36,840.12. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 29,486 shares in the company, valued at $1,038,496.92. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in NV5 Holdings stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in NV5 Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:NVEE) by 27.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. 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 approximately 1.10% of NV5 Holdings worth $1,969,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

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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