KB Home (KBH) EPS Estimated At $0.79

September 16, 2018 - By Mark Mitchell

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q2 2018. Its down 0.23, from 0.97 in 2018Q1. It turned negative, as 34 investors sold KB Home shares while 90 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 72.72 million shares or 3.09% less from 75.04 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Texas Permanent School Fund has 54,505 shares. Numerixs Inv, a British Columbia – Canada-based fund reported 10,900 shares. Prudential invested in 0.01% or 336,334 shares. D E Shaw And Co has 125,832 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Advent De reported 20,000 shares. Voya Mgmt Ltd Company stated it has 266,046 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Swiss Bancshares owns 134,300 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 6,479 were reported by Pnc Finance Svcs Gru. Whittier Tru reported 10,761 shares. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas holds 15,836 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Glenmede Na owns 1,000 shares. Moreover, Mackay Shields Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.01% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Utd Svcs Automobile Association owns 642,549 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Wealthtrust holds 155 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Globeflex Cap Limited Partnership holds 0.39% or 69,474 shares.

Since August 14, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $6.38 million activity.

Analysts expect KB Home (NYSE:KBH) to report $0.79 EPS on September, 27.They anticipate $0.28 EPS change or 54.90 % from last quarter’s $0.51 EPS. KBH’s profit would be $69.27M giving it 8.17 P/E if the $0.79 EPS is correct. After having $0.57 EPS previously, KB Home’s analysts see 38.60 % EPS growth. The stock increased 2.42% or $0.61 during the last trading session, reaching $25.81. About 1.58M shares traded. KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has risen 16.39% since September 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.77% the S&P500.

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Ratings Coverage

Among 11 analysts covering KB Home (NYSE:KBH), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. KB Home had 13 analyst reports since March 21, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating on Friday, September 14 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo given on Friday, March 23. On Tuesday, July 10 the stock rating was upgraded by Susquehanna to “Positive”. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Wedbush on Friday, June 29. The stock has “Hold” rating by UBS on Tuesday, March 27. Credit Suisse maintained KB Home (NYSE:KBH) on Friday, June 29 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Friday, June 29 with “Neutral”. Mizuho maintained it with “Hold” rating and $3300 target in Sunday, March 25 report. On Wednesday, March 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Friday, March 23 by Barclays Capital.

KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.26 billion. It manufactures and sells various homes, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes, and condominiums primarily for first-time, move-up, and active adult homebuyers. It has a 19.92 P/E ratio. The firm also provides property and casualty insurance, as well as earthquake, flood, and personal property insurance to its homebuyers; title services; and mortgage banking services, including residential mortgage loan originations to its homebuyers.

More news for KB Home (NYSE:KBH) were recently published by: Tucson.com, which released: “KB Home’s Homestead in Maricopa Now Open” on September 04, 2018. Tucson.com‘s article titled: “KB Home’s Juniper at Desert Passage in Maricopa Now Open” and published on September 08, 2018 is yet another important article.

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