Price Don’t Lie: Will Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc Short Squeeze Soon?

Price Don't Lie: Will Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc Short Squeeze Soon?

The stock of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) is a huge mover today! About 3.22M shares traded hands or 592.28% up from the average. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) has risen 26.62% since April 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.19% the S&P500.
The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $369.19 million company. It was reported on Nov, 18 by Barchart.com. We have $5.46 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:KTOS worth $51.69 million less.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. is a specialized National Security Technology business providing mission critical products, services and solutions for United States National Security priorities. Kratos’ core capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs.”

Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 1.36 in Q2 2016. Its up 0.26, from 1.1 in 2016Q1. The ratio is positive, as 14 funds sold all Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc shares owned while 27 reduced positions. 14 funds bought stakes while 31 increased positions. They now own 28.01 million shares or 5.63% more from 26.52 million shares in 2016Q1.
Benchmark Advsrs has 37,500 shares for 0.13% of their US portfolio. Natl Asset last reported 0.01% of its portfolio in the stock. Guggenheim Capital Limited Com has 0% invested in the company for 39,936 shares. Eaton Vance Mngmt reported 110,288 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Jacobs Levy Equity accumulated 0.02% or 192,100 shares. Vanguard Group Incorporated Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS). Spark Inv Mngmt Ltd holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) for 402,147 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn reported 36,714 shares or 0% of all its holdings. S Squared Limited Liability Com holds 5.85% of its portfolio in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) for 1.36M shares. Parametric Port Limited Company accumulated 0% or 312,474 shares. The Georgia-based Advisory Network Llc has invested 0% in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS). Capital Guardian Tru Company last reported 29 shares in the company. Bard Inc has 159,993 shares for 0.35% of their US portfolio. Icm Asset Mgmt Incorporated Wa accumulated 307,422 shares or 1.84% of the stock. Cambridge Inv Rech Advsrs holds 12,600 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Insider Transactions: Since August 9, 2016, the stock had 3 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $1.21 million net activity. 150,000 Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) shares with value of $884,010 were bought by HOGLUND WILLIAM A. The insider DEMARCO ERIC M bought 8,904 shares worth $49,470.

More notable recent Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. Prices Offering of Common Stock” on November 18, 2016, also Fool.com with their article: “Why Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc Stock Surged 58% Higher in August” published on September 08, 2016, Fool.com published: “Better Buy: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. vs. Leidos” on July 22, 2016. More interesting news about Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Can Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. Ever Break Into the Big Leagues?” published on November 09, 2015 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (KTOS) Skids on Keybanc Downgrade” with publication date: August 29, 2016.

KTOS Company Profile

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., incorporated on July 7, 1997, offers various technologies, products and solutions focused on the United States and its allies’ national security. The Company’s divisions include Kratos Government Solutions (KGS), Unmanned Systems (US) and Public Safety & Security (PSS). The KGS segment includes the activities of Defense Rocket Support Services (DRSS), Microwave Electronics Division (ME), Technical and Training Solutions (TTS), and Modular Systems (MS), which provide technology defense solutions, involving services and products, primarily for the United States National Security priorities. The US segment includes its unmanned aerial, ground, seaborne and command, control and communications system business. The PSS segment provides independent integrated solutions for homeland security, public safety, critical infrastructure, and security and surveillance systems for government and commercial applications.

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