NYSE:KBR - KBR Stock Price, News & Analysis

$25.40
-0.46 (-1.78 %)
(As of 09/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$25.3450
Now: $25.40
$26.11
50-Day Range
$23.95
MA: $25.38
$26.43
52-Week Range
$13.90
Now: $25.40
$26.84
Volume667,075 shs
Average Volume1.33 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.60 billion
P/E Ratio16.60
Dividend Yield1.24%
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$1.9228 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 Wednesday, August 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, October 15th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View KBR's Dividend History.

How were KBR's earnings last quarter?

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The construction company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.01. The construction company had revenue of $1.42 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.38 billion. KBR had a net margin of 3.52% and a return on equity of 13.09%. The business's revenue was up 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.35 EPS. 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 earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.58-1.73 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.68.

What price target have analysts set for KBR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for KBR's stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $37.00. On average, they anticipate KBR's share price to reach $27.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KBR.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KBR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KBR in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 5 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 stories about KBR stock have trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KBR earned a media sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for KBR.

Are investors shorting KBR?

KBR saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 5,013,800 shares, an increase of 11.2% from the July 15th total of 4,508,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,090,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.6 days. Approximately 3.6% of the company's shares are sold short. 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.69%), BlackRock Inc. (11.69%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.49%), Invesco Ltd. (2.85%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (2.78%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.28%). Company insiders that own KBR stock include Eileen Akerson, Farhan Mujib, John Derbyshire and William Byron Jr Bright. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KBR.

Which major 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, John Derbyshire and William Byron Jr Bright. View Insider Buying and Selling for KBR.

Which major investors are buying KBR stock?

KBR stock was bought 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., BlackRock Inc., Man Group plc and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KBR's stock price today?

One share of KBR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.40.

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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  452 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  434 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  886
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This page was last updated on 9/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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