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S&P 500   3,901.36
DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
S&P 500   3,901.36
DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
S&P 500   3,901.36
DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68

KB Home (KBH) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.30 (+0.92%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.42 million shs
Average Volume
2.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.93 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About KB Home

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

Operative builders
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.72 billion
Cash Flow
$6.92 per share
Book Value
$34.52 per share


Net Income
$564.75 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.93 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/19 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

3.13 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

9th out of 134 stocks

Operative Builders Industry

5th out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is KB Home a buy right now?

13 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Home in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" KB Home stock.
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Are investors shorting KB Home?

KB Home saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,420,000 shares, an increase of 46.1% from the March 31st total of 3,710,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,290,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days. Approximately 6.3% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is KB Home's next earnings date?

KB Home is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 22nd 2022.
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How were KB Home's earnings last quarter?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 23rd. The construction company reported $1.47 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.05. The construction company earned $1.40 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.49 billion. KB Home had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.40% and a net margin of 10.06%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 22.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.02 earnings per share.
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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 Monday, April 11th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 5th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, May 19th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 4th.
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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 1.83%. The dividend payout ratio of KB Home is 9.26%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KB Home will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.56% 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?

13 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for KB Home's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $73.00. On average, they anticipate KB Home's share price to reach $48.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.5% 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 66, Pay $9.22M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jeff J. Kaminski, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $2.85M)
  • Mr. Robert V. McGibney, Exec. VP & COO (Age 47, Pay $3.3M)
  • Mr. Albert Z. Praw, Exec. VP of Real Estate & Bus. Devel. (Age 73, Pay $2.32M)
  • Mr. William R. Hollinger, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Dan Bridleman, Sr. VP of Sustainability, Technology & Strategic Sourcing
  • Ms. Jill S. Peters, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian J. Woram, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 61) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Amit Desai, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Thomas F. Norton, Sr. VP of HR (Age 51)
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.

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), Home Depot (HD), 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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.59%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.99%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.18%), State Street Corp (3.09%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.72%) and Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (2.34%). Company insiders that own KB Home stock include Albert Z Praw, Brian J Woram, Jeff Kaminski, Jeffrey T Mezger, Matthew W Mandino, Melissa Lora, Thomas W Gilligan and William R Hollinger.
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Which institutional investors are selling KB Home stock?

KBH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc.. Company insiders that have sold KB Home company stock in the last year include Brian J Woram, Jeffrey T Mezger, Melissa Lora, and Thomas W Gilligan.
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Which institutional investors are buying KB Home stock?

KBH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, Cobalt Capital Management Inc., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Invesco Ltd., State Street Corp, and Walleye Trading LLC.
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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 $33.02.

How much money does KB Home make?

KB Home has a market capitalization of $2.93 billion and generates $5.72 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $564.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.48 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does KB Home have?

KB Home employs 2,244 workers across the globe.

What is KB Home's official website?

The official website for KB Home is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 310-231-4222.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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