KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $16.33. The stock traded with the volume of 2.73 Million in the last trading session. KB Home opened at $16.03 and closed by showing an increase of 1.06%. The Bid price in the last session was $16.20 x 14000 and the Ask price was $16.21 x 6400. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
KB Home has the Market Capitalization of 1.37 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $16.76 and 52-Week Low of $9.04 and it touched its 52-week high on Jul 27, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.
KB Home reported its last Earnings on Dec 20 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.42/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.39/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.03/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 7.7%. The company will report its next earnings on Jan 5 – Jan 9 (Est.).
Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; KB Home has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of 23.3%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be 50%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of 18.78% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be 17.97% per annum.
12 number of analysts also provided their insight on KB Home, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $16.33. They also projected Low Price Target as $12.5 while High Price Target is set at $22.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 3 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 1 reported it as Buy.11 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
KB Home annual Divided is 0.1 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0.62%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 14.14 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 9.78. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 0.41 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 0.81, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 4.11 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 15.87.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 2.2 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 6.7% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 2.4%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 7.48% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 5.59 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 11.31 percent.
A look at performance overview of KB Home depicts that Performance (Week) is 5.12 percent while Performance Month is 12.92%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 2.38% and Half Year Performance value stands at 15.92%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 15.91 percent. KB Home has its YTD performance of 32.45 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 31 Oct 2016 where Chief Executive Officer Polk Michael B did a transaction type “Buy” in which 4000 shares were traded at a price of $47.82. Another insider trade includes President Tarchetti (Mark S) who also initiated a transaction in which 12436 shares were traded on 30 Oct 2016 as “Buy”. On 30 Oct 2016 Chief Executive Officer Polk Michael B traded 7500 shares as “Buy” at $49.68. Director Cowhig (Michael T) Buy 5353 shares on 28 Aug 2016 at the price of $31.2.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Wells Fargo on 29-Sep-16 who Initiated the stock to Market Perform. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 20-Sep-16, Wedbush took an action “Initiated” to Outperform. On 19-Sep-16, the stock was Upgrade to Buy by Buckingham Research.