Analysts See $0.30 EPS for KB Home (KBH)

March 11, 2018 - By Migdalia James

 Analysts See $0.30 EPS for KB Home (KBH)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.81 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.26, from 1.55 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 26 investors sold KB Home shares while 52 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. 82.80 million shares or 0.99% less from 83.63 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Fisher Asset Lc has invested 0.12% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Natixis has 0% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.01% or 19,230 shares. Kemnay Advisory Services accumulated 0.21% or 20,328 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.02% or 60,840 shares in its portfolio. The Ohio-based Gateway Advisers Llc has invested 0.02% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Prudential Fincl holds 0.03% or 693,448 shares in its portfolio. Ledyard Bancshares invested in 0% or 200 shares. Capital has 0.01% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) for 2.12M shares. Royal Comml Bank Of Canada has 150,389 shares. Ing Groep Nv has invested 0% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Sg Americas Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.02% or 85,438 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Co owns 130,483 shares for 0.18% of their portfolio. Spark Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation owns 272,600 shares for 0.35% of their portfolio. Kbc Grp Nv owns 100,979 shares.

Since October 9, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $10.72 million activity. Kaminski Jeff had sold 125,000 shares worth $4.07M. On Monday, October 9 the insider PRAW ALBERT Z sold $3.88 million. Norton Thomas F sold $1.43 million worth of KB Home (NYSE:KBH) on Tuesday, February 13.

Analysts expect KB Home (NYSE:KBH) to report $0.30 EPS on March, 22.They anticipate $0.15 EPS change or 100.00 % from last quarter’s $0.15 EPS. KBH’s profit would be $26.12 million giving it 24.35 P/E if the $0.30 EPS is correct. After having $0.84 EPS previously, KB Home’s analysts see -64.29 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.81% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $29.22. About 829,977 shares traded. KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has risen 69.35% since March 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 52.65% the S&P500.

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Ratings Coverage

Among 28 analysts covering KB Home (NYSE:KBH), 0 have Buy rating, 9 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. KB Home had 72 analyst reports since September 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital maintained KB Home (NYSE:KBH) rating on Friday, September 29. Barclays Capital has “Underweight” rating and $18 target. Credit Suisse maintained KB Home (NYSE:KBH) rating on Friday, September 29. Credit Suisse has “Neutral” rating and $25 target. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Thursday, March 24 by Barclays Capital. Buckingham Research downgraded the shares of KBH in report on Tuesday, February 28 to “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, January 11 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. FBR Capital maintained it with “Mkt Perform” rating and $11.5 target in Friday, January 8 report. M Partners upgraded the shares of KBH in report on Tuesday, June 27 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, March 29. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 2 by Citigroup. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $31.0 target in Monday, November 13 report.

KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.54 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 15.77 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 notable recent KB Home (NYSE:KBH) news were published by: which released: “KB Home Acquires Land for New Bay Area Community” on March 01, 2018, also with their article: “Here are four things KB Home’s management thinks you should know about its …” published on March 06, 2018, published: “KB Home’s Dorado Skies is Now Open in Lancaster” on March 09, 2018. More interesting news about KB Home (NYSE:KBH) were released by: and their article: “KB Home Names Doug Schwartz as President of Its Raleigh Division” published on March 07, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “KB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Canyon Crest in San Antonio” with publication date: February 21, 2018.

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