$0.30 EPS Expected for KBR, Inc. (KBR)

February 14, 2018 - By Vivian Currie

 $0.30 EPS Expected for KBR, Inc. (KBR)
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 18 investors sold KBR, Inc. shares while 68 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 141.73 million shares or 5.56% less from 150.07 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Vanguard Grp holds 11.78 million shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Kbc Nv invested 0% in KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR). South Dakota Council reported 43,200 shares. Millennium Mgmt Lc holds 0.03% in KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) or 1.22M shares. Whittier Trust Communication holds 1,186 shares. Lpl Financial Ltd Company, California-based fund reported 12,258 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System accumulated 105,520 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky owns 25,166 shares. Ubs Asset Americas owns 112,554 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Teacher Retirement Of Texas accumulated 11,798 shares. Principal Group Inc Incorporated accumulated 597,349 shares. First Tru Advsrs Lp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR). Profund Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.01% in KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR). Barrow Hanley Mewhinney And Strauss Limited reported 0% in KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR). Ngam Advsr L P stated it has 20,381 shares.

Analysts expect KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) to report $0.30 EPS on February, 23.They anticipate $0.89 EPS change or 150.85 % from last quarter’s $-0.59 EPS. KBR’s profit would be $42.02M giving it 14.70 P/E if the $0.30 EPS is correct. After having $0.35 EPS previously, KBR, Inc.’s analysts see -14.29 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.23% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $17.64. About 1.27M shares traded. KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) has risen 5.89% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.81% the S&P500.

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) Ratings Coverage

Among 10 analysts covering KBR Inc (NYSE:KBR), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. KBR Inc had 26 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Johnson Rice upgraded the stock to “Accumulate” rating in Wednesday, October 5 report. The stock of KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) earned “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, December 7. On Tuesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. As per Tuesday, February 6, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, October 27 by Citigroup. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by DA Davidson. The rating was maintained by UBS on Wednesday, August 5 with “Neutral”. As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by M Partners to “Buy” on Monday, November 21. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, September 13 by M Partners.

KBR, Inc. provides professional services and technologies across the asset and program life-cycle within the government services and hydrocarbons industries worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.47 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Government Services, Technology & Consulting, and Engineering & Construction. It has a 35.07 P/E ratio. The Government Services segment offers life-cycle support solutions to defense, space, aviation, and other programs and missions for government agencies in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia.

More recent KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “KBR, Inc. (KBR) Secures Contract from Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals …” on January 24, 2018. Also Prnewswire.com published the news titled: “KBR Assures No Disruptions on UK Defense Project” on January 15, 2018. Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “KBR, Inc. to Hold Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call” with publication date: February 09, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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