Private Advisor Group LLC increased its position in Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) by 73.4% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 10,099 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 4,275 shares during the period. Private Advisor Group LLC’s holdings in Leidos Holdings were worth $506,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. raised its position in shares of Leidos Holdings by 58,000.0% in the third quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 2,324 shares of the company’s stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 2,320 shares during the period. Weaver C. Barksdale & Associates Inc. raised its position in shares of Leidos Holdings by 740.6% in the third quarter. Weaver C. Barksdale & Associates Inc. now owns 3,909 shares of the company’s stock worth $169,000 after buying an additional 3,444 shares during the period. LSV Asset Management acquired a new position in shares of Leidos Holdings during the third quarter worth approximately $183,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its position in shares of Leidos Holdings by 207.2% in the third quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 4,264 shares of the company’s stock worth $185,000 after buying an additional 2,876 shares during the period. Finally, Water Island Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of Leidos Holdings during the third quarter worth approximately $227,000. 72.85% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) traded down 0.21% during trading on Friday, reaching $51.90. 67,100 shares of the company traded hands. Leidos Holdings, Inc. has a 12-month low of $37.79 and a 12-month high of $52.92. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $50.14 and its 200 day moving average price is $46.47. The firm has a market capitalization of $7.80 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.49 and a beta of 1.63.
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A number of brokerages have recently commented on LDOS. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $44.00 price target on shares of Leidos Holdings in a report on Tuesday, November 8th. Drexel Hamilton lifted their price target on shares of Leidos Holdings from $48.00 to $60.00 in a report on Thursday, December 29th. Credit Suisse Group upgraded shares of Leidos Holdings from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $57.00 price target on the stock in a report on Monday, November 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Leidos Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $49.00 price target on the stock in a report on Tuesday, November 8th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) began coverage on shares of Leidos Holdings in a report on Wednesday, December 14th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $55.00 price target on the stock. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $52.33.
About Leidos Holdings
Leidos Holdings, Inc (Leidos) is a science and technology solutions company focused on delivering solutions primarily in the areas of national security, health and engineering. The Company is a holding company whose direct 100%-owned subsidiary is Leidos, Inc, which delivers science and technology solutions in the areas of national security, health and engineering to agencies of the United States Department of Defense (DoD), the intelligence community, the United States Department of Homeland Security, and other United States Government civil agencies, state and local government agencies, foreign governments and customers across a variety of commercial markets.
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