Equities analysts expect Engility Holdings Inc (NYSE:EGL) to report earnings of $0.49 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Engility’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.53 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.45. Engility reported earnings of $0.62 per share during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year-over-year growth rate of 21%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next earnings results on Thursday, November 1st.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Engility will report full year earnings of $2.02 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.99 to $2.08. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will post earnings of $2.15 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.06 to $2.28. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of analysts that cover Engility.

Engility (NYSE:EGL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 1st. The aerospace company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.16. The firm had revenue of $488.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $472.26 million. Engility had a negative net margin of 1.63% and a positive return on equity of 12.02%. Engility’s quarterly revenue was down 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.60 earnings per share.

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Engility from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 12th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Engility from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, July 3rd. Cowen set a $40.00 price target on shares of Engility and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 1st. Drexel Hamilton restated a “hold” rating on shares of Engility in a research report on Wednesday, August 1st. Finally, Vertical Research upgraded shares of Engility from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 12th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $37.50.

Engility traded down $0.32, reaching $33.29, on Friday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. 115,389 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 136,157. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.24 billion, a PE ratio of 14.29, a PEG ratio of 3.33 and a beta of 1.83. Engility has a twelve month low of $21.19 and a twelve month high of $36.51. The company has a current ratio of 1.39, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.28.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Engility by 3.4% in the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 94,166 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $2,886,000 after purchasing an additional 3,060 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in Engility in the 2nd quarter valued at about $195,000. Mackay Shields LLC acquired a new position in Engility in the 2nd quarter valued at about $968,000. Boston Partners boosted its holdings in Engility by 1.7% in the 2nd quarter. Boston Partners now owns 688,872 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $21,107,000 after purchasing an additional 11,476 shares during the last quarter. Finally, IndexIQ Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Engility by 10.0% in the 2nd quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 89,647 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $2,747,000 after purchasing an additional 8,132 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 93.66% of the company’s stock.

Engility Company Profile

Engility Holdings, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides a range of technical services to the U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Department of State, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Homeland Security, and space-related and intelligence community agencies.

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