News articles about The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. The KEYW Holding Corporation earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the software maker an impact score of 47.1569403421041 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on KEYW shares. Maxim Group raised The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Thursday, May 4th. Noble Financial reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation in a research report on Friday, May 5th. Zacks Investment Research raised The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday. ValuEngine downgraded The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 6th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded The KEYW Holding Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $12.33.

Shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation (KEYW) traded up 8.01% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $8.23. The stock had a trading volume of 535,673 shares. The KEYW Holding Corporation has a 1-year low of $7.26 and a 1-year high of $13.57. The firm’s market capitalization is $408.81 million. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $8.97 and its 200-day moving average price is $9.36.

The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The software maker reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.02. The KEYW Holding Corporation had a negative net margin of 6.39% and a negative return on equity of 1.61%. The business had revenue of $124.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $120.06 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.01) EPS. The KEYW Holding Corporation’s quarterly revenue was up 69.3% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts predict that The KEYW Holding Corporation will post $0.02 earnings per share for the current year.

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The KEYW Holding Corporation Company Profile

The KeyW Holding Corporation is a holding company. The Company is a provider of engineering and technology solutions to support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of the Intelligence, cyber and counterterrorism communities missions. It operates through Government Solutions segment.

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