Media coverage about Mantech International (NASDAQ:MANT) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mantech International earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.5616175490025 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:
Shares of Mantech International (MANT) traded up $0.54 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $51.79. 149,321 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 164,665. The firm has a market cap of $1,985.52, a P/E ratio of 33.85, a P/E/G ratio of 3.54 and a beta of 1.04. Mantech International has a 1 year low of $33.50 and a 1 year high of $53.31.
Several equities research analysts recently commented on MANT shares. Wells Fargo & Co lifted their target price on shares of Mantech International from $42.00 to $44.00 and gave the stock an “underperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Mantech International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $58.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Thursday, January 11th. Loop Capital lifted their target price on shares of Mantech International to $60.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. Cowen reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $54.00 target price on shares of Mantech International in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Mantech International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, January 13th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $48.00.
In other news, insider Judith L. Bjornaas sold 7,500 shares of Mantech International stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.79, for a total value of $380,925.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, Director Mary K. Bush sold 1,000 shares of Mantech International stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.45, for a total transaction of $50,450.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 7,540 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $380,393. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 35.06% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.
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About Mantech International
ManTech International Corporation 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.
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