Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new stake in shares of Perspecta Inc (NASDAQ:PRSP) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 317,078 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $6,515,000.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Westpac Banking Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Perspecta during the 2nd quarter valued at about $147,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank acquired a new stake in shares of Perspecta during the 2nd quarter valued at about $181,000. LS Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Perspecta during the 2nd quarter valued at about $190,000. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Perspecta during the 2nd quarter valued at about $217,000. Finally, ARGA Investment Management LP acquired a new stake in shares of Perspecta during the 2nd quarter valued at about $219,000.

PRSP opened at $25.44 on Tuesday. Perspecta Inc has a twelve month low of $19.84 and a twelve month high of $27.68.

Perspecta (NASDAQ:PRSP) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 14th. The company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $793.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.05 billion.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 5th will be issued a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 4th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.79%.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Loop Capital assumed coverage on Perspecta in a report on Thursday, August 9th. They set a “hold” rating and a $23.00 price target for the company. Cowen reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $32.00 price target on shares of Perspecta in a report on Thursday, August 2nd. Wells Fargo & Co assumed coverage on Perspecta in a report on Wednesday, June 20th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $24.00 price target for the company. Vertical Research assumed coverage on Perspecta in a report on Tuesday, June 26th. They set a “hold” rating for the company. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Perspecta from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $26.00 price target for the company in a report on Wednesday, August 22nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $26.25.

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