KB Home (KBH) EPS Estimated At $0.79

September 16, 2018 - By Margaret Guttierez

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q2 2018. Its down 0.23, from 0.97 in 2018Q1. It worsened, 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.
Renaissance Techs Limited accumulated 785,900 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Laurion Mgmt Limited Partnership has 0% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). 76,700 are held by Hussman Strategic Advsr. James Investment Research has 91,635 shares. Natixis reported 267,450 shares. Voloridge Investment Mngmt Lc holds 0.21% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) or 286,684 shares. Advent Cap Mngmt De invested in 20,000 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Com holds 0.01% or 9,831 shares in its portfolio. Goldman Sachs Grp accumulated 0.01% or 1.45M shares. 10,711 are owned by Ls Investment Advsrs Lc. Gilder Gagnon Howe And Limited Liability Corporation has 0.07% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) for 242,511 shares. Globeflex Capital L P invested in 69,474 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn owns 449,159 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Macquarie Gp reported 4,900 shares stake. Sei holds 0% of its portfolio in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) for 22 shares.

Since August 14, 2018, it had 0 insider 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 1.58 million 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. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Underweight” rating and $27 target in Friday, March 23 report. Bank of America upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, June 29 report. The firm earned “Positive” rating on Tuesday, July 10 by Susquehanna. On Friday, June 29 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral”. On Wednesday, March 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, June 29 by Credit Suisse. On Sunday, March 25 the stock rating was maintained by Mizuho with “Hold”. The stock of KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, June 29 by Wedbush. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, June 19. UBS upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $3200 target in Tuesday, March 27 report.

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.

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