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

$27.98
+0.55 (+2.01 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$27.25
Now: $27.98
$28.1450
50-Day Range
$25.26
MA: $26.49
$28.04
52-Week Range
$16.82
Now: $27.98
$28.15
Volume1.37 million shs
Average Volume1.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.47 billion
P/E Ratio9.92
Dividend Yield1.31%
Beta1.39
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. Read More…

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$3.4373 per share
Book Value$23.62 per share

Profitability

Net Income$170.36 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,005
Market Cap$2.47 billion
Next Earnings Date9/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 1st will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Thursday, August 15th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 31st. This is a boost from KB Home's previous quarterly dividend of $0.03. View KB Home's Dividend History.

How were KB Home's earnings last quarter?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 26th. The construction company reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.12. The construction company had revenue of $1.02 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $933.49 million. KB Home had a net margin of 5.94% and a return on equity of 12.43%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 7.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.57 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 Tuesday, September 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KB Home.

What price target have analysts set for KBH?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for KB Home's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect KB Home's stock price to reach $26.8038 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for KB Home.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KB Home?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Home in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 7 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 stories about KBH stock have trended positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KB Home earned a daily sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for KB Home.

Are investors shorting KB Home?

KB Home saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,894,700 shares, a decrease of 6.2% from the June 30th total of 4,152,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,590,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 4.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. View KB Home's Current Options Chain.

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), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Applied Materials (AMAT), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Caterpillar (CAT).

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. Matthew W. Mandino, Exec. VP & COO (Age 54)
  • 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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.94%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.35%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.46%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.45%), Balyasny Asset Management LLC (3.27%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.26%). Company insiders that own KB Home stock include Albert Z Praw, Brian J Woram, Jeff Kaminski, Jeffrey T Mezger, Melissa Lora, Thomas F Norton and William R Hollinger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KB Home.

Which institutional investors are selling KB Home stock?

KBH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Investec Asset Management LTD, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Foundry Partners LLC, South Street Advisors LLC and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold KB Home company stock in the last year include Albert Z Praw, Brian J Woram, Jeffrey T Mezger, Melissa Lora and William R Hollinger. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Home.

Which institutional investors are buying KB Home stock?

KBH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Northern Trust Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., Braun Stacey Associates Inc., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss 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 $27.98.

How big of a company is KB Home?

KB Home has a market capitalization of $2.47 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.View Additional Information About KB Home.

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:  419 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  963 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,382
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 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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