KB Home (NYSE:KBH) closed its last session at $38.58. The stock traded within a range of $35.85 and $38.80. The company operates in the Consumer Cyclical sector with a market capitalization of 3.31 Million. Trading volume for KB Home was 13.25 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has an average volume of 2.33 Million.
KB Home constructs and sells a variety of new homes designed primarily for first-time, move-up and active adult homebuyers, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes and condominiums. They offer homes in development communities, at urban in-fill locations and as part of mixed-use projects. Their homebuilding operations represent most of their business. Their financial services operations offer certain insurance products to their homebuyers and title services in certain markets.
KB Home (NYSE:KBH) received a Buy rating from 1 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 3 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.
KB Home (NYSE:KBH) touched its 1-Year High price of $38.80 on 01/11/18 and its 1-Year Low price of $15.51 on 02/08/17.
EPS & Financials
KB Home (NYSE:KBH) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.84/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.77/Share by a difference of $0.07. This showed a surprise of 9.1% in the last quarter earnings.
For the current quarter, 17 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.28/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.32/share and a low EPS of $0.21/share.
Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $889.3 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 955 Million and 847.9 Million respectively.
By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has a 20-Day average volume of 2.62 Million. According to today’s trading volume KB Home is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.
Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BULLISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BULLISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.
The company currently has an insider ownership of 1.3 Percent and Institutional ownership of 0 Percent. The return on assets stands at 2.2%, Return on Equity currently is 6.2% and the Return on Investment value is 2.7%.
KB Home (NYSE:KBH) gross margin percentage stands at 15.3% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 4.4 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 2.6 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 20.13% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 27.49 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 58.23 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 20.75 percent.
The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 4.4%. The return on invested capital is at 2.7%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 337.89.
The company’s stock is currently moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 58.23%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 20.75% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.