Meritage Homes Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.42 (+1.46 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume260,330 shs
Average Volume477,758 shs
Market Capitalization$3.73 billion
P/E Ratio7.81
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Meritage Homes

Meritage Homes Corporation designs and builds single-family homes in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Homebuilding and Financial Services. It acquires and develops land; and constructs, markets, and sells homes for first-time and first move-up buyers. The company also offers title insurance and closing/settlement services to its homebuyers. It builds and sells homes in Texas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee under the Meritage Homes brand name. Meritage Homes Corporation was founded in 1985 and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.


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Overall MarketRank

1.59 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

70th out of 210 stocks

Operative Builders Industry

14th out of 21 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Meritage Homes (NYSE:MTH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Meritage Homes a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meritage Homes in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Meritage Homes stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MTH, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Meritage Homes?

Wall Street analysts have given Meritage Homes a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Meritage Homes wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Meritage Homes?

Meritage Homes saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 14th, there was short interest totaling 1,930,000 shares, an increase of 22.9% from the April 29th total of 1,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 427,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.5 days. Currently, 5.2% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Meritage Homes' next earnings date?

Meritage Homes is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 28th 2021.
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How were Meritage Homes' earnings last quarter?

Meritage Homes Co. (NYSE:MTH) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 28th. The construction company reported $3.44 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.47 by $0.97. The construction company earned $1.08 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.05 billion. Meritage Homes had a net margin of 10.35% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.26%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 21.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.83 EPS.
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How has Meritage Homes' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Meritage Homes' stock was trading at $54.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MTH shares have increased by 82.6% and is now trading at $98.60.
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What guidance has Meritage Homes issued on next quarter's earnings?

Meritage Homes issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 13.750-14.750 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $11.850. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for MTH?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Meritage Homes' stock. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate Meritage Homes' stock price to reach $107.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Meritage Homes' key executives?

Meritage Homes' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven J. Hilton, Exec. Chairman (Age 60, Pay $6.04M)
  • Mr. Phillippe Lord, Exec. VP, CEO & Director (Age 47, Pay $3.56M)
  • Ms. Hilla Sferruzza, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 45, Pay $2.24M)
  • Mr. C. Timothy White, Gen. Counsel, Exec. VP & Sec. (Age 60, Pay $1.83M)
  • Mr. Javier Feliciano, Chief People Officer & Exec. VP (Age 47, Pay $837.23k)
  • Mr. Clinton Szubinski, Exec. VP & COO (Age 44)
  • Emily Tadano, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Christopher Ryan, Pres of Florida Division
  • Mr. Richard Harvey, Pres of Texas Region Operations
  • Mr. James Thrower, South Region Pres

Who are some of Meritage Homes' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Meritage Homes own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Meritage Homes investors own include D.R. Horton (DHI), Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), The Home Depot (HD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), salesforce.com (CRM), The Walt Disney (DIS) and AT&T (T).

What is Meritage Homes' stock symbol?

Meritage Homes trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MTH."

Who are Meritage Homes' major shareholders?

Meritage Homes' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (17.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.68%), Earnest Partners LLC (4.06%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.58%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.41%) and Factorial Partners LLC (2.06%). Company insiders that own Meritage Homes stock include C Timothy White, Clinton Szubinski, Dana Bradford, Gerald W Haddock, Hilla Sferruzza, Javier Feliciano, Peter L Ax, Phillippe Lord, R Odell Michael, Raymond Oppel and Steven J Hilton.
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Which major investors are selling Meritage Homes stock?

MTH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Alliancebernstein L.P., Northern Trust Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Emerald Advisers LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Meritage Homes company stock in the last year include C Timothy White, Clinton Szubinski, Dana Bradford, Gerald W Haddock, Hilla Sferruzza, Javier Feliciano, Peter L Ax, Phillippe Lord, R Odell Michael, Raymond Oppel, and Steven J Hilton.
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Which major investors are buying Meritage Homes stock?

MTH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Factorial Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Phoenix Holdings Ltd., Boston Partners, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC.
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How do I buy shares of Meritage Homes?

Shares of MTH 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 Meritage Homes' stock price today?

One share of MTH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $98.60.

How much money does Meritage Homes make?

Meritage Homes has a market capitalization of $3.73 billion and generates $4.50 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $423.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.00 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Meritage Homes have?

Meritage Homes employs 1,570 workers across the globe.

When was Meritage Homes founded?

Meritage Homes was founded in 2015.

What is Meritage Homes' official website?

The official website for Meritage Homes is www.meritagehomes.com.

Where are Meritage Homes' headquarters?

Meritage Homes is headquartered at 8800 EAST RAINTREE DRIVE SUITE 300, SCOTTSDALE AZ, 85260.

How can I contact Meritage Homes?

Meritage Homes' mailing address is 8800 EAST RAINTREE DRIVE SUITE 300, SCOTTSDALE AZ, 85260. The construction company can be reached via phone at 480-515-8100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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