Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)

9.22 -1.07%
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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Company’s profitability is improving
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. KTOS stock price ($9.90) is close to the 52-week low ($9.12). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See KTOS price chart.
  2. KTOS profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 3.37 percentage points. See KTOS profitability chart.
  3. KTOS average analyst rating is Buy. See KTOS analyst rating chart.
  4. KTOS average analyst price target ($21.32) is above its current price ($9.90). See KTOS price target chart.

Cons

  1. KTOS PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 16.24, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See KTOS PEG chart.
  2. KTOS short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.35. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See KTOS short interest ratio chart.