The stock of Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) is a huge mover today! About 4.21M shares traded hands or 211.85% up from the average. Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) has declined 19.81% since April 1, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.02% the S&P500.
The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $6.17 billion company. It was reported on Nov, 3 by Barchart.com. We have $55.91 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:LDOS worth $1.60 billion more.
Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) Ratings Coverage
Out of 6 analysts covering Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS), 3 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 50% are positive. Leidos Holdings has been the topic of 12 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The rating was initiated by BB&T Capital with “Hold” on Tuesday, July 28. Citigroup maintained Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) on Wednesday, September 7 with “Buy” rating. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, August 2 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Drexel Hamilton given on Monday, November 2.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Leidos Holdings Inc. provides science and technology solutions. The company operates in four segments: Defense Solutions; Health, Energy and Civil Solutions; Intelligence and Cybersecurity Solutions, and Corporate and other. It serves in the areas of national security, engineering and health. Leidos Holdings Inc., formerly known as SAIC, Inc., is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.”
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q2 2016. Its up 0.02, from 1.3 in 2016Q1. The ratio increased, as 25 funds sold all Leidos Holdings, Inc. shares owned while 80 reduced positions. 38 funds bought stakes while 101 increased positions. They now own 42.36 million shares or 4.77% less from 44.48 million shares in 2016Q1.
Trexquant Inv Lp owns 21,700 shares or 0.14% of their US portfolio. Knightsbridge Asset Management Ltd has 98,080 shares for 4.41% of their US portfolio. Bailard last reported 45,837 shares in the company. The Pennsylvania-based Nationwide Fund Advsrs has invested 0.05% in Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS). Us Fincl Bank De reported 46 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Secor Cap Ltd Partnership last reported 0.05% of its portfolio in the stock. Tiaa Cref Investment Mgmt Ltd Liability has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS). Blackrock accumulated 60,345 shares or 0% of the stock. D E Shaw And Inc holds 676,217 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Aureus Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) for 7,645 shares. Orrstown Financial Service holds 30 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ameriprise Financial accumulated 0.05% or 1.70 million shares. Twin Cap Mgmt has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS). Nordea Investment Ab reported 28,000 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Century holds 23,875 shares or 0% of its portfolio.
Insider Transactions: Since September 13, 2016, the stock had 1 buying transaction, and 0 sales for $148,293 net activity. $148,293 worth of shares were bought by MOHAPATRA SURYA N on Tuesday, September 13.
Another recent and important Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) news was published by Bizjournals.com which published an article titled: “â€‹Leidos, DOE look to settle $5 billion nuclear site management contract” on October 20, 2016.
LDOS Company Profile
Leidos Holdings, Inc. (Leidos), incorporated on August 12, 2005, is an applied technology firm delivering services and solutions to national security, health and engineering markets. The Firm operates through three divisions: National Security Solutions, Health and Engineering, and Corporate and Other.
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