NYSE:MTH - Meritage Homes Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $43.48 +0.32 (+0.74 %) (As of 03/18/2019 09:55 AM ET)Previous Close$43.16Today's Range$43.04 - $43.5452-Week Range$32.02 - $48.70Volume6,991 shsAverage Volume464,259 shsMarket Capitalization$1.66 billionP/E Ratio7.79Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.15 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 luxury homes; and 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. Receive MTH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MTH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Residential Construction Sub-IndustryHomebuilding SectorConstruction Current SymbolNYSE:MTH Previous Symbol CUSIP59001A10 CIK833079 Webwww.meritagehomes.com Phone480-515-8100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.76 Current Ratio1.32 Quick Ratio1.32Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.79 Forward P/E Ratio9.54 P/E Growth1 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.51 billion Price / Sales0.47 Cash Flow$6.3382 per share Price / Cash Flow6.86 Book Value$43.06 per share Price / Book1.01Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.58 Net Income$227.33 million Net Margins6.47% Return on Equity13.49% Return on Assets6.72%Miscellaneous Employees1,615 Outstanding Shares38,129,000Market Cap$1.66 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Meritage Homes (NYSE:MTH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Meritage Homes' stock symbol? Meritage Homes trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MTH." How were Meritage Homes' earnings last quarter? Meritage Homes Corp (NYSE:MTH) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 30th. The construction company reported $1.91 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.39. The construction company earned $1.01 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $958.84 million. Meritage Homes had a net margin of 6.47% and a return on equity of 13.49%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 6.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.87 EPS. View Meritage Homes' Earnings History. When is Meritage Homes' next earnings date? Meritage Homes is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Meritage Homes. What price target have analysts set for MTH? 11 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Meritage Homes' shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $51.00. On average, they anticipate Meritage Homes' stock price to reach $44.0089 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Meritage Homes. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Meritage Homes? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meritage Homes in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Meritage Homes. Has Meritage Homes been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about MTH stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news 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. Meritage Homes earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Meritage Homes' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Meritage Homes include Barratt Developments (BDEV), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Berkeley Group (BKG), Bellway (BWY), Redrow (RDW), CYRELA BRAZIL R/S (CYRBY), Bovis Homes Group (BVS), Skyline (SKY), Crest Nicholson (CRST), Galliford Try (GFRD), McCarthy & Stone (MCS), Watkin Jones (WJG), MJ Gleeson (GLE), Henry Boot (BOOT) and Abbey (ABBY). 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 CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Micron Technology (MU), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Transocean (RIG), Ford Motor (F) and Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM). Who are Meritage Homes' key executives? Meritage Homes' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Steven J. Hilton, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)Ms. Hilla Sferruzza, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 43)Mr. Phillippe Lord, COO & Exec. VP (Age 45)Mr. C. Timothy White, Gen. Counsel, Exec. VP & Sec. (Age 58)Mr. Javier Feliciano, Chief HR Officer & Exec. VP (Age 45) Who are Meritage Homes' major shareholders? Meritage Homes' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.57%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.71%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (4.08%), FMR LLC (2.72%), Northern Trust Corp (2.09%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.70%). Company insiders that own Meritage Homes stock include C Timothy White, Dana Bradford, Gerald W Haddock, Hilla Sferruzza, Javier Feliciano, Peter L Ax, Phillippe Lord, Robert Gary Sarver and Steven J Hilton. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Meritage Homes. Which institutional investors are selling Meritage Homes stock? MTH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Emerald Advisers LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, South Dakota Investment Council, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., James Investment Research Inc., Barclays PLC and New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY. Company insiders that have sold Meritage Homes company stock in the last year include C Timothy White, Gerald W Haddock, Hilla Sferruzza, Javier Feliciano, Phillippe Lord and Steven J Hilton. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meritage Homes. Which institutional investors are buying Meritage Homes stock? MTH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Norges Bank, Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Rafferty Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Macquarie Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meritage Homes. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Meritage Homes' stock price today? One share of MTH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.16. How big of a company is Meritage Homes? Meritage Homes has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion and generates $3.51 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $227.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.58 on an earnings per share basis. Meritage Homes employs 1,615 workers across the globe. What is Meritage Homes' official website? The official website for Meritage Homes is http://www.meritagehomes.com. 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Meritage Homes (NYSE MTH)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 310 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 494 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 804MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Meritage Homes and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MTH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MTH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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