NYSE:HOV - Hovnanian Enterprises Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$1.71 -0.09 (-5.00 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.80
Today's Range$1.71 - $1.82
52-Week Range$1.65 - $3.41
Volume2.96 million shs
Average Volume1.82 million shs
Market Capitalization$271.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Hovnanian Enterprises logoHovnanian Enterprises, Inc. designs, constructs, markets, and sells residential homes in the United States. It constructs single-family detached homes, attached townhomes and condominiums, urban infill, and active lifestyle homes. The company markets its build homes for first-time buyers, first-time and second-time move-up buyers, luxury buyers, active lifestyle buyers, and empty nesters in 130 communities in 24 markets. It also provides financial services comprising originating mortgages from homebuyers and selling such mortgages in the secondary market, as well as offers title insurance services. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Red Bank, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Operative builders


Debt-to-Equity Ratio-0.11
Current Ratio0.79
Quick Ratio0.24


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.45 billion
Price / Sales0.10
Cash Flow$0.0933 per share
Price / Cash18.32
Book Value($4.30) per share
Price / Book-0.40


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-332,190,000.00
Net Margins-16.39%
Return on Equity-1.29%
Return on Assets-1.46%


Outstanding Shares147,590,000

Hovnanian Enterprises (NYSE:HOV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hovnanian Enterprises' stock symbol?

Hovnanian Enterprises trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HOV."

How were Hovnanian Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Hovnanian Enterprises (NYSE:HOV) released its earnings results on Thursday, June, 7th. The construction company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.05) by $0.02. The construction company had revenue of $502.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $511.10 million. Hovnanian Enterprises had a negative return on equity of 1.29% and a negative net margin of 16.39%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 14.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.05) EPS. View Hovnanian Enterprises' Earnings History.

When is Hovnanian Enterprises' next earnings date?

Hovnanian Enterprises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Hovnanian Enterprises.

What price target have analysts set for HOV?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Hovnanian Enterprises' shares. Their forecasts range from $1.75 to $1.75. On average, they expect Hovnanian Enterprises' share price to reach $1.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Hovnanian Enterprises.

Who are some of Hovnanian Enterprises' key competitors?

Who are Hovnanian Enterprises' key executives?

Hovnanian Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ara K. Hovnanian, Pres, CEO & Chairman (Age 61)
  • Mr. J. Larry Sorsby, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Brad G. O'Connor, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 48)
  • Mr. Lucian Theon Smith III, Chief Operating Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Paul Marabella, Chief Information Officer and VP

Has Hovnanian Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about HOV stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hovnanian Enterprises earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the construction company an impact score of 43.84 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Hovnanian Enterprises' major shareholders?

Hovnanian Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.90%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.74%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.67%), New Generation Advisors LLC (0.97%), Marathon Asset Management LP (0.68%) and Mackay Shields LLC (0.42%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hovnanian Enterprises.

Which major investors are selling Hovnanian Enterprises stock?

HOV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Barclays PLC and UBS Group AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hovnanian Enterprises.

Which major investors are buying Hovnanian Enterprises stock?

HOV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New Generation Advisors LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Marathon Asset Management LP, Mackay Shields LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Spark Investment Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hovnanian Enterprises.

How do I buy shares of Hovnanian Enterprises?

Shares of HOV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Hovnanian Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of HOV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.71.

How big of a company is Hovnanian Enterprises?

Hovnanian Enterprises has a market capitalization of $271.57 million and generates $2.45 billion in revenue each year. Hovnanian Enterprises employs 1,905 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Hovnanian Enterprises?

Hovnanian Enterprises' mailing address is 90 Matawan Road 5th Floor, Matawan NJ, 07747. The construction company can be reached via phone at 732-747-7800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Hovnanian Enterprises (HOV)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  304 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  446
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hovnanian Enterprises and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HOV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HOV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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