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KB Home Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.11 (+2.83 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $40.38
50-Day Range
MA: $40.25
52-Week Range
Now: $40.38
Volume1.31 million shs
Average Volume2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.70 billion
P/E Ratio12.90
Dividend Yield1.53%
KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. It operates through four segments: West Coast, Southwest, Central, and Southeast. It builds and sells various homes, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes, and condominiums primarily for first-time, first move-up, second move-up, and active adult homebuyers. The company also offers financial services, such as insurance products and title services. 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
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.18 billion
Cash Flow$3.92 per share
Book Value$29.44 per share


Net Income$268.77 million


Market Cap$3.70 billion
Next Earnings Date3/25/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.21 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

13th out of 206 stocks

Operative Builders Industry

7th out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 1.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+1.11 (+2.83 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is KB Home a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Home in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" KB Home stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than KB Home?

Wall Street analysts have given KB Home a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but KB Home wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting KB Home?

KB Home saw a drop in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 2,380,000 shares, a drop of 46.8% from the January 28th total of 4,470,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,660,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.4 days.
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When is KB Home's next earnings date?

KB Home is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 25th 2021.
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How were KB Home's earnings last quarter?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, January, 11th. The construction company reported $1.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.19. The construction company had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.15 billion. KB Home had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.66% and a net margin of 7.08%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 23.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.31 earnings per share.
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How has KB Home's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

KB Home's stock was trading at $26.73 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KBH shares have increased by 51.1% and is now trading at $40.38.
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How often does KB Home pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KB Home?

KB Home declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 4th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, February 18th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 3rd.
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Is KB Home a good dividend stock?

KB Home pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.53%. KB Home has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of KB Home is 19.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KB Home will have a dividend payout ratio of 11.15% next year. This indicates that KB Home will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for KBH?

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for KB Home's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $54.00. On average, they anticipate KB Home's share price to reach $42.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are KB Home's key executives?

KB Home's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey T. Mezger, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 65, Pay $7.31M)
  • Mr. Jeff J. Kaminski, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $2.33M)
  • Mr. Matthew W. Mandino, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56, Pay $3.11M)
  • Mr. Brian J. Woram, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 60, Pay $1.81M)
  • Mr. Albert Z. Praw, Exec. VP of Real Estate & Bus. Devel. (Age 72, Pay $1.9M)
  • Mr. William R. Hollinger, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Dan Bridleman, Sr. VP of Sustainability, Technology & Strategic Sourcing
  • Ms. Jill S. Peters, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Amit Desai, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Thomas F. Norton, Sr. VP of HR (Age 50)

What is Jeff Mezger's approval rating as KB Home's CEO?

109 employees have rated KB Home CEO Jeff Mezger on Glassdoor.com. Jeff Mezger has an approval rating of 68% among KB Home's employees.

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), The Home Depot (HD), The Walt Disney (DIS) and Netflix (NFLX).

What is KB Home's stock symbol?

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

Who are KB Home's major shareholders?

KB Home's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.17%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (3.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.12%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.00%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.44%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.43%). Company insiders that own KB Home stock include Albert Z Praw, Brian J Woram, Jeff Kaminski, Jeffrey T Mezger, Matthew W Mandino, Melissa Lora and William R Hollinger.
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Which major investors are selling KB Home stock?

KBH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Foundry Partners LLC, Edgestream Partners L.P., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Northern Trust Corp, and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have sold KB Home company stock in the last year include Albert Z Praw, Brian J Woram, Jeff Kaminski, Jeffrey T Mezger, Matthew W Mandino, Melissa Lora, and William R Hollinger.
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Which major investors are buying KB Home stock?

KBH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copeland Capital Management LLC, Carlson Capital L P, Impala Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Prudential PLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., and Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is KB Home's stock price today?

One share of KBH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.38.

How much money does KB Home make?

KB Home has a market capitalization of $3.70 billion and generates $4.18 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $268.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.13 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does KB Home have?

KB Home employs 1,776 workers across the globe.

What is KB Home's official website?

The official website for KB Home is www.kbhome.com.

Where are KB Home's headquarters?

KB Home is headquartered at 10990 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles CA, 90024.

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]

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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