Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of DLH (NASDAQ:DLHC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “DLH Holdings Corp. serves clients throughout the United States as a full-service provider of healthcare, logistics, and technical support services to DoD and Federal agencies. Its healthcare delivery solutions include professional services, such as case management, health and injury assessment, critical care, medical/surgical, emergency room/trauma center, counseling, behavioral health and trauma brain injury, medical systems analysis, and medical logistics, and allied support services in the areas of MRI technology, diagnostic sonography, phlebotomy, dosimetry, physical therapy, and pharmaceuticals. The company’s logistics and technical services include program and project management, systems engineering and applicable information technology services, integrated logistics support, training, equipment and non-tactical vehicle operations and maintenance, and facilities and shipyard support services. DLH Holdings Corp., formerly known as TeamStaff, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. “

Separately, ValuEngine lowered Zumiez from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 2nd.

NASDAQ DLHC opened at $5.40 on Tuesday. DLH has a fifty-two week low of $4.16 and a fifty-two week high of $6.78. The company’s 50-day moving average is $5.05. The company has a market capitalization of $64.15 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.50 and a beta of 0.93.

DLH (NASDAQ:DLHC) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May 7th. The business services provider reported $0.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.13 by ($0.03). DLH had a net margin of 4.65% and a return on equity of 15.72%. The company had revenue of $33.76 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $35.00 million. Equities analysts anticipate that DLH will post 0.48 earnings per share for the current year.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of DLHC. James Investment Research Inc. increased its stake in DLH by 160.0% during the first quarter. James Investment Research Inc. now owns 7,800 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $50,000 after acquiring an additional 4,800 shares during the period. Marshall Wace LLP bought a new position in DLH during the first quarter valued at about $59,000. Finally, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in DLH by 19.1% during the first quarter. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. now owns 528,690 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $3,384,000 after acquiring an additional 84,790 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 57.40% of the company’s stock.

DLH Company Profile

DLH Holdings Corp. provides healthcare and social services in the United States. It offers defense and veterans' health solutions, including case management, physical and behavioral health examinations, and medical administration and logistics services. The company also provides a range of human services and solutions, which consists of educational and environmental support services for the underserved children and youth comprising health, nutritional, parental, and behavioral services; and IT system architecture design, migration plan, and ongoing maintenance services.

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