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

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$20.68 -0.45 (-2.13 %)
(As of 11/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.13
Today's Range$20.60 - $21.26
52-Week Range$18.54 - $38.80
Volume1.41 million shs
Average Volume2.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.87 billion
P/E Ratio11.18
Dividend Yield0.48%
Beta1.54
KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. It 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. The company also provides property and casualty insurance, as well as earthquake, flood, and personal property insurance to its homebuyers; title services; and mortgage banking services, including residential mortgage loan originations to its homebuyers. It has operations in California, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, Texas, Florida, and North Carolina, 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Operative builders
Sub-IndustryHomebuilding
SectorConstruction
Current SymbolNYSE:KBH
Previous Symbol
CUSIP48666K10
Phone310-231-4000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.46
Quick Ratio0.21

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.18
Forward P/E Ratio7.58
P/E Growth0.43

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.37 billion
Price / Sales0.42
Cash Flow$2.1497 per share
Price / Cash9.62
Book Value$22.27 per share
Price / Book0.93

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.85
Net Income$180.59 million
Net Margins3.43%
Return on Equity13.96%
Return on Assets5.36%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,915
Outstanding Shares88,390,000
Market Cap$1.87 billion
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, November 29th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 14th. View KB Home's Dividend History.

How were KB Home's earnings last quarter?

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September, 25th. The construction company reported $0.87 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.10. The construction company had revenue of $1.23 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.27 billion. KB Home had a net margin of 3.43% and a return on equity of 13.96%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.51 earnings per share. 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 Wednesday, January 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KB Home.

What price target have analysts set for KBH?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for KB Home's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect KB Home's share price to reach $30.7647 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 48.8% from the stock's current price. 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, 10 hold ratings and 6 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 coverage about KBH stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KB Home earned a news sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of KB Home's key competitors?

Who are KB Home's key executives?

KB Home's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey T. Mezger, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jeff J. Kaminski, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. William R. Hollinger, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Brian J. Woram, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 57)
  • Mr. Albert Z. Praw, Exec. VP of Real Estate & Bus. Devel. (Age 69)

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. (11.78%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.74%), Prudential Financial Inc. (1.46%), LSV Asset Management (0.97%), Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.90%) and Foundry Partners LLC (0.76%). 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 Hennessy Advisors Inc., Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, HL Financial Services LLC, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold KB Home company stock in the last year include Jeff Kaminski, Jeffrey T Mezger, Thomas F Norton and William R Hollinger. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Home.

Which major investors are buying KB Home stock?

KBH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, BlackRock Inc., Bowling Portfolio Management LLC and Chicago Equity Partners 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 $20.68.

How big of a company is KB Home?

KB Home has a market capitalization of $1.87 billion and generates $4.37 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $180.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.85 on an earnings per share basis. KB Home employs 1,915 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:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  358 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  886 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,244
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 11/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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