NYSE:KBH - KB Home Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$25.92 +0.36 (+1.41 %)
(As of 04/19/2019 10:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$25.56
Today's Range$25.42 - $25.94
52-Week Range$16.82 - $28.96
Volume1.83 million shs
Average Volume1.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.26 billion
P/E Ratio9.19
Dividend Yield3.91%
Beta1.57
KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. It operates in four segments: West Coast, Southwest, Central, and Southeast. The company builds and sells various homes, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes, and condominiums primarily for first-time, first move-up, and active adult homebuyers. It has operations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, North Carolina, Texas, and Washington. The company was formerly known as Kaufman and Broad Home Corporation and changed its name to KB Home in January 2001. KB Home was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Operative builders
Sub-IndustryHomebuilding
SectorConstruction
CUSIP48666K10
Phone310-231-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.55 billion
Cash Flow$3.3662 per share
Book Value$24.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$170.36 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,005
Market Cap$2.26 billion
Next Earnings Date6/27/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is KB Home's stock symbol?

KB Home trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KBH."

How often does KB Home pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KB Home?

KB Home declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, May 16th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.39%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 1st. View KB Home's Dividend History.

How were KB Home's earnings last quarter?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March, 26th. The construction company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.06. The construction company had revenue of $811.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $828.56 million. KB Home had a return on equity of 13.34% and a net margin of 6.05%. The business's revenue was down 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.12 EPS. View KB Home's Earnings History.

When is KB Home's next earnings date?

KB Home is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KB Home.

What price target have analysts set for KBH?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for KB Home's shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate KB Home's stock price to reach $24.9169 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for KB Home.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KB Home?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Home in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for KB Home.

Has KB Home been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about KBH stock have been trending positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KB Home earned a coverage optimism score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the construction company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of KB Home's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of KB Home own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other KB Home investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Caterpillar (CAT), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Tesla (TSLA).

Who are KB Home's key executives?

KB Home's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey T. Mezger, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Jeff J. Kaminski, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. William R. Hollinger, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Brian J. Woram, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 58)
  • Mr. Albert Z. Praw, Exec. VP of Real Estate & Bus. Devel. (Age 70)

Who are KB Home's major shareholders?

KB Home's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.11%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.04%), Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.04%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.01%) and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own KB Home stock include Albert Z Praw, Brian J Woram, Jeff Kaminski, Jeffrey T Mezger, Thomas F Norton and William R Hollinger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KB Home.

Which major investors are selling KB Home stock?

KBH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc. and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have sold KB Home company stock in the last year include Jeffrey T Mezger and William R Hollinger. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Home.

Which major investors are buying KB Home stock?

KBH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Meeder Asset Management Inc., DAVENPORT & Co LLC and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Home.

How do I buy shares of KB Home?

Shares of KBH 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 KB Home's stock price today?

One share of KBH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.92.

How big of a company is KB Home?

KB Home has a market capitalization of $2.26 billion and generates $4.55 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $170.36 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.82 on an earnings per share basis. KB Home employs 2,005 workers across the globe.

What is KB Home's official website?

The official website for KB Home is http://www.kbhome.com.

How can I contact KB Home?

KB Home's mailing address is 10990 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles CA, 90024. The construction company can be reached via phone at 310-231-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for KB Home (NYSE KBH)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  394 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  944 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,338
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KB Home and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KBH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KBH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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