Shares of the company are trading at $46.34 marginally over $43.48, the stock’s 50 day moving average and which is significantly above the 200 day moving average of $39.91. The 50 day moving average moved up $2.86 whereas the 200 day moving average was up $6.43 or +16.12%. ManTech International Corporati shares had a trading volume of 107K by the end of trading on Tuesday. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 15.35% under the normal average daily volume.
Short traders are more bearish on shares of the company lately as indicated by the motion in short interest. The firm saw a rise in short interest of 1.72% between September 15, 2017 and September 29, 2017. Short interest grew from 613,505 to 624,035 over that period. Days to cover increased from 3.0 to 4.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.02% as of September 29.
ManTech International Corporati (NASDAQ:MANT) has been the object of insider selling activity recently. Director Walter R. Jr Fatzinger disclosed the sale of 2,000 shares of MANT stock. The shares were sold on September 12th for an average price of $40.52. Fatzinger now owns $850,920 of the stock per the Form 4 SEC filing. Mary K. Bush, Director reported the sale of 2,500 shares of (MANT). The shares were purchased at an average price of $40.39. The Director now owns $344,931 of the stock according to the SEC filing.
The following firms have recently changed their position in MANT. Cutler Group LP bolstered its position by buying 11 shares an increase of 5.8% in the quarter. Cutler Group LP owns 200 shares worth $1,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 85.7%. As of the end of the quarter Advisory Services Network, LLC had acquired a total of 1 shares growing its position 0.6%. The value of the investment in MANT went from $7,000 to $7,000 decreasing 0.0% quarter over quarter.
Balter Liquid Alternatives, LLC added to its investment by buying 874 shares an increase of 9.2%. Balter Liquid Alternatives, LLC controls 10,378 shares valued at $458,000. The value of the position overall is up by 16.5%. As of quarter end Alpha Windward LLC had bought 480 shares growing its stake by 4.0%. The value of the company’s investment in ManTech International Corporati increased from $492,000 to $546,000 a change of 11.0% for the reporting period.
The company is now up from yesterday’s close of 46.31. The company declared a dividend paid on Friday the 22nd of September 2017. The dividend payment was $0.210 per share for the quarter or $0.84 annualized. The dividend yield was $1.83. The ex-dividend date was set for Thursday the 7th of September 2017.
ManTech International Corporati’s P/E ratio is 30.55 and market capitalization is 1.80B. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $1.52 and is projected to be $1.52 for the current year with 38,887,000 shares currently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is expected be $0.35 with next year’s EPS projected to be $1.62.
ManTech International Corporation, launched on November 14, 2001, provides technologies and solutions for national security programs for the intelligence community; the departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Health and Human Services, Veteran Affairs and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the space community, and other the United States Government customers. The Company delivers an array of information technology (IT) and technical services solutions under contracts with the United States Government. Its solutions and services include cybersecurity; software and systems development; enterprise IT; multi-disciplined intelligence; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR); program protection and mission assurance; systems engineering; supply chain management and logistics; test and evaluation (T&E); training, and management consulting. The Company supports programs of national significance, such as military readiness and wellness, terrorist threat detection, information security and border protection, providing services..