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. This segment's services include research and development, test and evaluation, program management and consulting, operational and platform support, logistics and facilities, training, and security. The Technology & Consulting segment provides proprietary technology that focuses on the monetization of hydrocarbons primarily natural gas and natural gas liquids, as well as ethylene and petrochemicals; ammonia, nitric acid and fertilizers; oil refining; gasification; oil and gas consulting; integrity management; naval architecture and proprietary hulls; and downstream consulting. The Engineering & Construction segment offers engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) solutions for onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/gas to liquids; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; and offshore oil and gas, including shallow-water, deep-water, and subsea. This segment also provides floating solutions, including floating production units; floating production, storage, and offshore; floating liquefied natural gas; and floating storage and regasification units, as well as differentiated EPC, program management, and maintenance services. KBR, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Heavy construction, except building construction - contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering
Trailing P/E Ratio11.95
Forward P/E Ratio12.72
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$4.17 billion
Price / Sales0.60
Cash Flow$1.8610 per share
Price / Cash9.57
Book Value$8.72 per share
Price / Book2.04
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.49
Net Income$434 million
Return on Equity19.32%
Return on Assets5.74%
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 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, July 13th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View KBR's Dividend History.
How were KBR's earnings last quarter?
KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The construction company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.07. The construction company earned $1.04 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $975.46 million. KBR had a net margin of 13.04% and a return on equity of 19.32%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.28 EPS. View KBR's Earnings History.
When is KBR's next earnings date?
What guidance has KBR issued on next quarter's earnings?
KBR updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.35-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.35.
What price target have analysts set for KBR?
7 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for KBR's stock. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate KBR's stock price to reach $19.6667 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for KBR.
Who are some of KBR's key competitors?
Who are KBR's key executives?
KBR's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Stuart J. B. Bradie, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 51)
- Mr. Farhan F. Mujib, Pres of E&C Americas (Age 54)
- Mr. Jalal Ibrahim, Pres of Europe, Middle East, Africa & Asia-Pacific (Age 57)
- Mr. Mark W. Sopp, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
- Mr. Raymond L. Carney, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50)
Has KBR been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about KBR stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. KBR earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the construction company an impact score of 46.61 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.
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. (10.73%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.74%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.72%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (2.60%), Systematic Financial Management LP (2.07%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.83%). 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 Systematic Financial Management LP, Millennium Management LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Legal & General Group Plc and Koch Industries Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for KBR.
Which institutional investors are buying KBR stock?
KBR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Prudential Financial Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Foundry Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Boston Partners. 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 $17.81.
How big of a company is KBR?
KBR has a market capitalization of $2.50 billion and generates $4.17 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $434 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.49 on an earnings per share basis. KBR employs 20,000 workers across the globe.
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]
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