Catasys, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATS) has been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.50 (Buy) from the two analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the company.

Brokerages have set a 1-year consensus price objective of $10.50 for the company and are predicting that the company will post ($0.29) EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Catasys an industry rank of 60 out of 255 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

CATS has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage on shares of Catasys in a report on Monday, June 18th. They set a “buy” rating and a $10.00 price objective for the company. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Catasys from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, June 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Catasys from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 19th.

NASDAQ CATS traded up $0.78 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $13.22. 355,400 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 52,307. Catasys has a 1 year low of $3.30 and a 1 year high of $14.29. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -1.05, a quick ratio of 0.91 and a current ratio of 0.91. The company has a market capitalization of $167.25 million, a PE ratio of -15.64 and a beta of 0.71.

Catasys (NASDAQ:CATS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 14th. The company reported ($0.26) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.30) by $0.04. Catasys had a negative net margin of 150.62% and a negative return on equity of 546.50%. The business had revenue of $3.27 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.40 million. analysts forecast that Catasys will post -1.09 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Catasys stock. EAM Investors LLC bought a new position in Catasys, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATS) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 101,039 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $679,000. EAM Investors LLC owned approximately 0.64% of Catasys as of its most recent SEC filing. Institutional investors own 6.88% of the company’s stock.

About Catasys

Catasys, Inc provides big data predictive analytics, artificial intelligence and telehealth, combined with human intervention services to health plans and other third party payors. It offers OnTrak solution to improve treatment outcomes and lower the utilization of medical and behavioral health plan services.

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