NYSE:KBR - KBR Stock Price, News & Analysis

$25.46
+0.16 (+0.63 %)
(As of 08/22/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$25.34
Now: $25.46
$25.68
50-Day Range
$23.95
MA: $25.36
$26.65
52-Week Range
$13.90
Now: $25.46
$26.84
Volume764,505 shs
Average Volume1.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.60 billion
P/E Ratio16.64
Dividend Yield1.26%
Beta1.41
KBR, Inc provides professional services and technologies across the asset and program life-cycle within the government services and hydrocarbons industries worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Government Services, Technology & Consulting, and Engineering & Construction. The Government Services segment offers life-cycle support solutions to defense, space, aviation, and other programs and missions for government agencies in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Heavy construction, except building construction - contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering
SectorConstruction
CUSIP48242W10
Phone713-753-3011

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.91 billion
Cash Flow$1.9937 per share
Book Value$12.34 per share

Profitability

Net Income$281 million

Miscellaneous

Employees25,000
Market Cap$3.60 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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KBR (NYSE:KBR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is KBR's stock symbol?

KBR trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KBR."

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

KBR declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 16th. Investors of record on Monday, June 17th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 14th. View KBR's Dividend History.

How were KBR's earnings last quarter?

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The construction company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.01. The construction company earned $1.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.38 billion. KBR had a net margin of 3.52% and a return on equity of 13.09%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.35 earnings per share. View KBR's Earnings History.

When is KBR's next earnings date?

KBR is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KBR.

What guidance has KBR issued on next quarter's earnings?

KBR issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.58-1.73 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.68.

What price target have analysts set for KBR?

8 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for KBR's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect KBR's stock price to reach $27.3750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KBR.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KBR?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KBR in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for KBR.

Has KBR been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about KBR stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KBR earned a daily sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for KBR.

Are investors shorting KBR?

KBR saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,013,800 shares, an increase of 11.2% from the June 30th total of 4,508,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,090,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.6 days. Currently, 3.6% of the company's shares are short sold. View KBR's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of KBR's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of KBR own?

Who are KBR's key executives?

KBR's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Stuart J. B. Bradie, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mark W. Sopp, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Farhan F. Mujib, Pres of E&C Americas (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jalal Ibrahim, Pres of Europe, Middle East, Africa & Asia-Pacific (Age 58)
  • Mr. Raymond L. Carney, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51)

Who are KBR's major shareholders?

KBR's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.69%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.49%), Invesco Ltd. (2.85%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (2.78%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.28%) and Bank of America Corp DE (2.25%). Company insiders that own KBR stock include Eileen Akerson, Farhan Mujib and John Derbyshire. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KBR.

Which institutional investors are selling KBR stock?

KBR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Pzena Investment Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP and Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold KBR company stock in the last year include Eileen Akerson, Farhan Mujib and John Derbyshire. View Insider Buying and Selling for KBR.

Which institutional investors are buying KBR stock?

KBR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Suvretta Capital Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Carlson Capital L P, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Man Group plc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for KBR.

How do I buy shares of KBR?

Shares of KBR 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 KBR's stock price today?

One share of KBR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.46.

How big of a company is KBR?

KBR has a market capitalization of $3.60 billion and generates $4.91 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $281 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.53 on an earnings per share basis. KBR employs 25,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About KBR.

What is KBR's official website?

The official website for KBR is http://www.kbr.com/.

How can I contact KBR?

KBR's mailing address is 601 Jefferson Street Suite 3400, Houston TX, 77002. The construction company can be reached via phone at 713-753-3011 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for KBR (NYSE KBR)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  447 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  430 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  877
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This page was last updated on 8/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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