KB Home Company Profile (NYSE:KBH)

About KB Home

KB Home logoKB Home is a homebuilding company in the United States. The Company constructs and sells a range of new homes designed primarily for first-time, move-up and active adult homebuyers, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes and condominiums. Its segments include the West Coast, Southwest, Central and Southeast homebuilding segments, and financial services segment. Its homebuilding segments are engaged in the acquisition and development of land primarily for residential purposes. The financial services segment offers property and casualty insurance and, in certain instances, earthquake, flood and personal property insurance to its homebuyers in the same markets as its homebuilding segments, and also provides title services in various markets located within its Central and Southeast homebuilding segments. Its financial services operations also provide mortgage banking services, including residential consumer mortgage loan originations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Residential Construction
  • Sub-Industry: Homebuilding
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KBH
  • CUSIP: 48666K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.30
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.72
  • 52-Week Range: $9.34 - $17.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.84
  • P/E Growth: 0.52
  • Market Cap: $1.39B
  • Outstanding Shares: 84,960,000
  • Beta: 2.09
  • Net Margins: 2.94%
  • Return on Equity: 6.35%
  • Return on Assets: 2.11%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.53%
  • Current Ratio: 5.52%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.07%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for KB Home (NYSE:KBH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.94)
Consensus Price Target: $15.80 (3.36% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/15/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$19.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
1/12/2017Evercore ISIDowngradeHold -> Sell$14.00View Rating Details
1/11/2017WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$22.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageUnderweight$15.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016MKM PartnersSet Price TargetHold$15.00View Rating Details
9/28/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/22/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarket Perform$16.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$16.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
9/21/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingSell$12.50View Rating Details
9/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$16.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
7/18/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/28/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
6/26/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$14.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016FBN SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
4/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$14.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
3/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$11.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
3/25/2016SusquehannaBoost Price TargetNeutral$14.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
10/13/2015Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$15.00View Rating Details
9/25/2015Compass PointReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/11/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$15.00 -> $16.50View Rating Details
6/23/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutral$16.00View Rating Details
5/15/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/11/2017Q416$0.39$0.40$1.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/20/2016Q316$0.39$0.42$913.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/21/2016Q216$0.14$0.17$811.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/23/2016Q116$0.11$0.14$633.98 million$678.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/7/2016Q415$0.50$0.43$1.07 million$985.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/24/2015Q315$0.22$0.23$818.63 million$840.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/19/2015Q215$0.08$0.10$623.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/20/2015Q115$0.02$0.08$580.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/13/2015Q414$0.56$0.27$778.50 million$796.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/24/2014Q314$0.40$0.28$589.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/27/2014Q214$0.20$0.27$563.10 million$565.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/19/2014Q114$0.09$0.12$437.09 million$450.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/19/2013Q4$0.21$0.31$569.55 million$618.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/24/2013Q313$0.21$0.28$569.30 million$549.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/27/2013Q2 2013($0.06)($0.04)$450.80 million$524.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/21/2013Q1 2013($0.22)($0.16)$359.80 million$405.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/20/2012Q4 2012$0.06$0.10$567.06 million$578.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/21/2012Q312($0.16)$0.04$430.05 million$424.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/29/2012($0.33)($0.31)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/23/2012($0.23)($0.59)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2011$0.03$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/23/2011($0.15)($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/5/2011($0.27)($1.49)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/7/2011($0.17)$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.85 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.09$0.10$0.10
Q2 20162$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q3 20163$0.39$0.41$0.40
Q4 20163$0.34$0.67$0.55
Q1 20172$0.12$0.18$0.15
Q2 20172$0.25$0.34$0.30
Q3 20172$0.43$0.45$0.44
Q4 20172$0.64$0.78$0.71
Q1 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20181$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q3 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q4 20181$0.71$0.71$0.71
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
Annual Dividend:$0.10
Dividend Yield:0.61%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:8.85% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
6.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
5.41% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.01%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/27/2016Jeffrey T MezgerInsiderSell500,000$16.47$8,235,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Jeffrey T MezgerCEOSell230,000$16.43$3,778,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016Jeffrey T MezgerCEOSell110,000$16.39$1,802,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Robert L. Jr. PattonDirectorBuy67,615$9.64$651,808.60View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Nicholas S FranklinEVPBuy5,000$14.76$73,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Thomas F NortonSVPSell35,417$24.23$858,153.91View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
thestreet.com logoHomebuilders Optimistic About Trump but Their Stocks Don't Show It (NYSE:KBH)
www.thestreet.com - January 20 at 4:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBreakout Watch: Will Housing Market IPO Zillow Raise The Roof? (NYSE:KBH)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 7:55 PM
businesswire.com logoKB Home Recognized for Building Its 100,000th ENERGY STAR ... - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:KBH)
www.businesswire.com - January 18 at 6:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKB Home: Sell - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:KBH)
seekingalpha.com - January 18 at 6:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Home Recognized for Building Its 100,000th ENERGY STAR® Certified Home (NYSE:KBH)
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 6:38 PM
streetinsider.com logoKB Home (KBH) PT Bumped to $20 at JMP Following 'Strong' Results - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:KBH)
www.streetinsider.com - January 14 at 12:24 AM
nasdaq.com logoKB Home (KBH) Tops Q4 Earnings Estimates, Backlog Strong - Nasdaq (NYSE:KBH)
www.nasdaq.com - January 14 at 12:24 AM
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us.rd.yahoo.com - January 12 at 11:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoKB Home Under Pressure Despite Better Than Expected Q4 Results (NYSE:KBH)
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vouxmagazine.com - January 12 at 6:36 PM
News IconKB Home (NYSE:KBH) To gain from Its CA Presence and West and Southwest Markets (NYSE:KBH)
stockmarketdaily.co - January 12 at 6:36 PM
streetinsider.com logoKB Home (KBH) PT Bumped to $20 at JMP Following 'Strong' Results (NYSE:KBH)
www.streetinsider.com - January 12 at 6:36 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KBH earnings conference call or presentation 11-Jan-17 10:00pm GMT (NYSE:KBH)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 12 at 6:36 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 6:36 PM
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seekingalpha.com logoKB Home turns lower post-earnings; Evercore downgrades (NYSE:KBH)
seekingalpha.com - January 12 at 7:53 AM
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News IconKB Home reports (NYSE:KBH) 4Q16 earnings; Misses Estimate (NYSE:KBH)
stockmarketdaily.co - January 11 at 11:49 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKB Home's (KBH) CEO Jeff Mezger on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:KBH)
seekingalpha.com - January 11 at 11:49 PM
baystreet.ca logoKB Home (KBH) Gains on Projected Earnings (NYSE:KBH)
www.baystreet.ca - January 11 at 6:43 PM
businesswire.com logoKB Home Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results (NYSE:KBH)
www.businesswire.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
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stockmarketdaily.co - January 11 at 6:43 PM
News IconKB Home Sales Climb, Though Profit Is Pressured (NYSE:KBH)
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nasdaq.com logoKB Home Q4 Profit Falls 15% (NYSE:KBH)
www.nasdaq.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKB Home beats by $0.01, beats on revenue (NYSE:KBH)
seekingalpha.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKB Home beats on top & bottom lines (NYSE:KBH)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:13 pm KB Home misses by $0.04 (:GAAP), beats on revs as orders accelerate (NYSE:KBH)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoKB HOME Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:KBH)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
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us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoKB Home beats Street 4Q forecasts (NYSE:KBH)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
investors.com logoApplied Optoelectronics Sees Blowout Q4 Profit; KB Home Edges Views (NYSE:KBH)
www.investors.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
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www.cnbc.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] KB Home Sales Climb, Though Profit Is Pressured (NYSE:KBH)
www.wsj.com - January 11 at 6:43 PM
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seekingalpha.com - January 11 at 4:28 PM
thestreet.com logoWhat to Watch Wednesday: Trump Press Conference, KB Home Earnings - TheStreet.com (NYSE:KBH)
www.thestreet.com - January 11 at 12:00 AM
businesswire.com logoKB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Hidden Canyons at Texas Research Park in Far West San Antonio - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:KBH)
www.businesswire.com - January 11 at 12:00 AM
streetinsider.com logoWedbush Remains Bullish on KB Home (KBH) Ahead of 4Q Report - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:KBH)
www.streetinsider.com - January 11 at 12:00 AM
nasdaq.com logoNoteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: KBH, BAC, ANF (NYSE:KBH)
www.nasdaq.com - January 10 at 7:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Hidden Canyons at Texas Research Park in Far West San Antonio (NYSE:KBH)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 7:00 PM
thestreet.com logoJim Cramer on Why He Likes KB Home (NYSE:KBH)
www.thestreet.com - January 10 at 7:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoKB Home reports fourth-quarter earnings January 11 - Nasdaq (NYSE:KBH)
www.nasdaq.com - January 9 at 11:53 PM
investopedia.com logoKB Homes Could Face Long-term Headwinds (KBH, ITB) (NYSE:KBH)
www.investopedia.com - January 9 at 6:52 PM
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stocksdaily.net logoKB Home (NYSE:KBH) Analysts EPS Target At $0.37 (NYSE:KBH)
www.stocksdaily.net - January 6 at 6:46 PM


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Last Updated on 1/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff