NASDAQ:KTOS - Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $26.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -10.84 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 4 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$29.16
▼ -0.81 (-2.70%)
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Analyst Price Target for KTOS

i We calculate consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). Our consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. Our consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
$26.00
▼ -10.84% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the last 3 months. The average price target is $26.00, with a high forecast of $28.00 and a low forecast of $20.00. The average price target represents a -10.84% upside from the last price of $29.16.
Buy
The current consensus among 8 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
8/6/2019
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  • 6 buy ratings
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11/4/2019
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
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2/2/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
5/2/2020
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  • 6 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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7/31/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/29/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
12/28/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/27/2021

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/11/2021TruistDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$27.00Low
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1/7/2021Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$23.00 ➝ $27.00N/A
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1/6/2021B. RileyDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$28.00N/A
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Rating by M. Crawford at B. Riley
12/18/2020Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
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12/9/2020Noble FinancialBoost Price Target$23.00 ➝ $26.00High
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9/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$20.00High
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8/28/2020Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyLow
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8/5/2020Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $22.00Medium
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7/24/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 ➝ $26.00High
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Rating by Josh Sullivan at Benchmark Co.
7/24/2020Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyHigh
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6/26/2020Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyHigh
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3/18/2020BenchmarkInitiated CoverageBuy$19.00Medium
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3/11/2020SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
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2/26/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$20.00High
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2/25/2020Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy$25.00 ➝ $22.00High
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Rating by Kenneth Herbert at Canaccord Genuity
2/25/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $20.00High
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2/25/2020B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy$26.00 ➝ $24.00High
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2/25/2020Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuy$23.00High
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Rating by Joe Gomes at Noble Financial
2/18/2020Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$25.00Low
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Rating by Kenneth Herbert at Canaccord Genuity
10/11/2019Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$28.00Low
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Rating by Kenneth Herbert at Canaccord Genuity
10/2/2019Noble FinancialUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$23.00High
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Rating by Joe Gomes at Noble Financial
9/25/2019Noble FinancialReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ HoldLow
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Rating by Joe Gomes at Noble Financial
9/23/2019Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$25.00Low
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Rating by Peter Arment at Robert W. Baird
8/16/2019Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$28.00Medium
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Rating by Kenneth Herbert at Canaccord Genuity
8/16/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$24.00 ➝ $26.00High
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7/26/2019Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $28.00Low
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6/6/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$22.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
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Rating by Noah Poponak at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
6/5/2019Noble FinancialDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$22.35Medium
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Rating by Joe Gomes at Noble Financial
6/5/2019CitigroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
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5/28/2019Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$19.00 ➝ $25.00Low
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5/24/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$18.00 ➝ $24.00Low
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2/26/2019Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$16.00 ➝ $20.00High
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2/19/2019B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00Low
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Rating by M. Crawford at B. Riley
2/15/2019Noble FinancialSet Price TargetBuy$20.00High
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Rating by Joe Gomes at Noble Financial
2/11/2019Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyMedium
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Rating by J. Sullivan at Seaport Global Securities
12/19/2018Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$18.00Medium
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12/9/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$20.00High
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12/9/2018Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageOutperform$19.00 ➝ $13.42High
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12/3/2018Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$19.00High
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11/7/2018B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyN/A
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Rating by M. Crawford at B. Riley
8/3/2018Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
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Rating by Ben Klieve at Noble Financial
7/10/2018Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$15.00High
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5/11/2018Noble FinancialSet Price TargetBuy$15.00Low
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Rating by Ben Klieve at Noble Financial
3/8/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$14.00Low
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2/21/2018Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyMedium
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1/8/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$12.50N/A
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1/4/2018Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyHigh
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
1/2/2018B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00Low
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Rating by Mike Crawford at B. Riley
12/18/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00Low
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Rating by Mike Crawford at B. Riley
12/7/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$10.50High
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12/1/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$13.00High
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11/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$12.70 ➝ $13.00N/A
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11/1/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$15.00N/A
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10/30/2017B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$16.00N/A
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Rating by Mike Crawford at B. Riley
10/2/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$12.00Low
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9/14/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
8/21/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$15.00Low
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8/15/2017Drexel HamiltonInitiated CoverageBuy$14.00Medium
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8/14/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyMedium
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
8/8/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyHigh
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
8/2/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00Low
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7/28/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00High
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7/28/2017Noble FinancialSet Price TargetBuy$14.00Low
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
7/16/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00Low
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7/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$9.25Low
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Rating by Sheila Kahyaoglu at Jefferies Financial Group Inc.
7/14/2017SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$12.00High
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7/11/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00High
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7/6/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$14.00Low
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6/29/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyHigh
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
6/9/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$14.00Medium
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5/19/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$10.00 ➝ $14.00Low
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5/7/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$11.00High
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5/6/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyHigh
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
5/2/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$11.00Low
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3/18/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
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Rating by Mark Jordan at Noble Financial
3/17/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$10.00High
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3/6/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$11.00N/A
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3/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetHold$9.60 ➝ $8.50N/A
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Rating by Sheila Kahyaoglu at Jefferies Financial Group Inc.
3/1/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$11.00N/A
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2/28/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetHold$8.00 ➝ $10.00N/A
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2/28/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyN/A
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2/24/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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2/6/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$10.00N/A
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1/19/2017SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageBuy$9.00N/A
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1/17/2017Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuy$10.00N/A
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12/10/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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12/5/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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11/7/2016B. RileyInitiated CoverageBuy$9.00N/A
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11/2/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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10/28/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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8/9/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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8/3/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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7/5/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralN/A
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5/7/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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5/7/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$4.15 ➝ $5.00N/A
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5/2/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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3/17/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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3/12/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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3/12/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$6.00 ➝ $4.15N/A
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3/7/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/A
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(Data available from 1/27/2016 forward)
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions logo
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. provides mission critical products, solutions, and services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Kratos Government Solutions and Unmanned Systems. The Kratos Government Solutions segment offers microwave electronic products; space, training, and cybersecurity products; C5ISR/modular systems; turbine technologies; and defense and rocket support services. It is also involved in engineering, developing, and testing of gas turbines, propulsion components, engines, and other systems for military and commercial applications, as well as focuses on development and production of jet engines for tactical weapon systems and jet unmanned aerial systems. The Unmanned Systems segment provides unmanned aerial systems, and unmanned ground and seaborne systems. The company serves the Department of Defense, intelligence agencies, and other national and homeland security related agencies; local, state, and foreign governments; and domestic and international commercial customers. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $29.16
$29.05
$30.25

50 Day Range

MA: $26.93
$23.51
$30.40

52 Week Range

Now: $29.16
$5.00
$31.54

Volume

741,282 shs

Average Volume

1,585,658 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.58 billion

P/E Ratio

729.18

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.09

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the last year: B. Riley, Benchmark Co., Canaccord Genuity, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Noble Financial, SunTrust Banks, Inc., Truist, and Zacks Investment Research.

What is the current price target for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

7 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $26.00, suggesting a possible downside of 13.2%. Canaccord Genuity has the highest price target set, predicting KTOS will reach $28.00 in the next twelve months. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $20.00 for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in the next year.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions currently has 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe KTOS will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.

What other companies compete with Kratos Defense & Security Solutions?

How do I contact Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' investor relations team?

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' physical mailing address is 10680 TREENA STREET SUITE 600, SAN DIEGO CA, 92131. The aerospace company's listed phone number is 858-812-7300 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions is www.kratosdefense.com.