Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC – Get Free Report) was downgraded by Imperial Capital from an “outperform” rating to an “in-line” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They currently have a $45.00 target price on the industrial products company’s stock. Imperial Capital’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 3.62% from the stock’s current price.
NSSC has been the topic of a number of other research reports. B. Riley reduced their price objective on Napco Security Technologies from $24.00 to $20.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. StockNews.com upgraded Napco Security Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday. Finally, Needham & Company LLC lifted their price objective on Napco Security Technologies from $36.00 to $46.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, Napco Security Technologies presently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $33.60.
Napco Security Technologies Trading Up 2.1 %
Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC – Get Free Report) last released its earnings results on Monday, February 5th. The industrial products company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.08. Napco Security Technologies had a return on equity of 31.80% and a net margin of 25.08%. The business had revenue of $47.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $43.92 million. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.23 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 12.3% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts forecast that Napco Security Technologies will post 1.12 EPS for the current year.
Institutional Investors Weigh In On Napco Security Technologies
Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC grew its stake in shares of Napco Security Technologies by 137.5% in the first quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 862 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $32,000 after buying an additional 499 shares in the last quarter. Copeland Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Napco Security Technologies in the third quarter valued at $28,000. Ensign Peak Advisors Inc acquired a new position in Napco Security Technologies during the 3rd quarter worth $42,000. West Tower Group LLC acquired a new position in Napco Security Technologies during the 2nd quarter worth $51,000. Finally, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can grew its stake in Napco Security Technologies by 100.0% during the 1st quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 1,628 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $35,000 after purchasing an additional 814 shares in the last quarter. 87.65% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Napco Security Technologies Company Profile
Napco Security Technologies, Inc develops, manufactures, and sells electronic security products in the United States and internationally. The company offers access control systems, door-locking products, intrusion and fire alarm systems, and video surveillance systems for commercial, residential, institutional, industrial, and governmental applications.
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