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NYSE:KBH

KB Home - KBH Stock Forecast, Price & News

$33.46
+0.51 (+1.55%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$32.71
$33.48
50-Day Range
$25.56
$33.61
52-Week Range
$24.78
$50.20
Volume
796,346 shs
Average Volume
1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.92 billion
P/E Ratio
4.58
Dividend Yield
1.82%
Price Target
$42.23

KB Home MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.73 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
26.2% Upside
$42.23 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
6.82% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.47mentions of KB Home in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-3.31%
From $10.28 to $9.94 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.11 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

7th out of 105 stocks

Operative Builders Industry

2nd out of 17 stocks

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About KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Stock

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.

KB Home Price Performance

NYSE:KBH opened at $33.46 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.92 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.58, a PEG ratio of 0.51 and a beta of 1.63. The company's 50-day moving average is $30.47 and its two-hundred day moving average is $33.84. KB Home has a 1-year low of $24.78 and a 1-year high of $50.20.

KB Home (NYSE:KBH - Get Rating) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, June 22nd. The construction company reported $2.32 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.97 by $0.35. The company had revenue of $1.72 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.61 billion. KB Home had a net margin of 10.69% and a return on equity of 21.92%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.50 EPS. As a group, equities analysts anticipate that KB Home will post 10.28 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

KB Home Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 4th will be issued a $0.15 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 3rd. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.79%. KB Home's payout ratio is 8.22%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Wolfe Research cut shares of KB Home from a "market perform" rating to an "underperform" rating and set a $28.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Friday, May 13th. Barclays cut their target price on shares of KB Home from $47.00 to $44.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, June 8th. Wedbush cut their target price on shares of KB Home from $73.00 to $60.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, June 23rd. Wells Fargo & Company cut their target price on shares of KB Home from $40.00 to $31.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, June 17th. Finally, UBS Group cut their target price on shares of KB Home from $66.00 to $45.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $42.23.

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KBH Stock News Headlines

KB Home Whale Trades Spotted
Delta Shores retail center sold for $122.5 million
KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.15
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KBH Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/19 Dividend
5/04/2022
Dividend Payable
5/19/2022
Last Earnings
6/22/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/18 Dividend
8/03/2022
Today
8/13/2022
Dividend Payable
8/18/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
9/28/2022
Fiscal Year End
11/30/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Operative builders
Sub-Industry
Homebuilding
CUSIP
48666K10
Employees
2,244
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$42.23
High Stock Price Forecast
$60.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$28.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+26.2%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.73
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$564.75 million
Pretax Margin
13.72%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.72 billion
Cash Flow
$6.97 per share
Book Value
$34.52 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
83,767,000
Market Cap
$2.92 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.63

Key Executives

  • Mr. Jeffrey T. Mezger (Age 66)
    Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $9.22M
  • Mr. Jeff J. Kaminski (Age 60)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $2.85M
  • Mr. Robert V. McGibney (Age 47)
    Exec. VP & COO
    Comp: $3.3M
  • Mr. Albert Z. Praw (Age 73)
    Exec. VP of Real Estate & Bus. Devel.
    Comp: $2.32M
  • Mr. William R. Hollinger (Age 63)
    Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Dan Bridleman
    Sr. VP of Sustainability, Technology & Strategic Sourcing
  • Ms. Jill S. Peters
    Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian J. Woram (Age 61)
    Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Amit Desai
    Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Thomas F. Norton (Age 51)
    Sr. VP of HR













KBH Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell KB Home stock right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Home in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating, 11 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" KBH shares.
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What is KB Home's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for KB Home's stock. Their KBH share price forecasts range from $28.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $42.23 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have KBH shares performed in 2022?

KB Home's stock was trading at $44.73 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, KBH stock has decreased by 25.2% and is now trading at $33.46.
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Are investors shorting KB Home?

KB Home saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,760,000 shares, an increase of 6.3% from the July 15th total of 5,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,830,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 6.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is KB Home's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, September 28th 2022.
View our KBH earnings forecast
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How were KB Home's earnings last quarter?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 22nd. The construction company reported $2.32 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.97 by $0.35. The construction company earned $1.72 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.61 billion. KB Home had a net margin of 10.69% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.92%. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.50 EPS.

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

KB Home declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, August 18th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 3rd.
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Is KB Home a good dividend stock?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.82%. The dividend payout ratio is 8.22%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KBH will have a dividend payout ratio of 6.04% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for KBH.

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

109 employees have rated KB Home Chief Executive Officer Jeff Mezger on Glassdoor.com. Jeff Mezger has an approval rating of 68% among the company'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 shareholders include FMR LLC (4.98%), Group One Trading L.P. (0.00%), Northern Trust Corp (1.46%), Boston Common Asset Management LLC (1.11%), Walleye Trading LLC (0.00%) and Pictet Asset Management SA (0.88%). Insiders that own company 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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How do I buy shares of KB Home?

Shares of KBH stock 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 $33.46.

How much money does KB Home make?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has a market capitalization of $2.92 billion and generates $5.72 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $564.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.30 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does KB Home have?

The company employs 2,244 workers across the globe.

How can I contact KB Home?

KB Home's mailing address is 10990 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles CA, 90024. The official website for the company is www.kbhome.com. The construction company can be reached via phone at (310) 231-4000, via email at investorrelations@kbhome.com, or via fax at 310-231-4222.

This page (NYSE:KBH) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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